Trypanosoma lewisi

Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.

Try·pan·o·so·ma lew·is·i

species that is a worldwide nonpathogenic parasite in the blood of rats widely used for laboratory study; it is transmitted by the rat flea, Nosopsyllus fasciatus.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Effect of Trypanosoma lewisi (Kinetoplastida; Trypanosomatidae) on the infection of white rats with Toxoplasma gondii (Eucoccidia: Sarcocystidae) oocysts.
Infection of white rats peritoneal macrophages wiht Toxoplasma gondii (Coccidia: Sarcocystidae) after Trypanosoma lewisi (Kinetoplastida: Trypanosomatidae) infection.
A one and a half month old girl staying in a rat infested house in Mumbai presented with fever, hepatosplenomegaly, thrombocytopenia and blood films teeming with multiple trypanosomes morphologically similar to Trypanosoma lewisi.
Sur les rapports des kystes de Carini du poumon des rats avec le Trypanosoma lewisi. Comptes rendus de "l'Academie des sciences.
A surface glycoprotein of Trypanosoma lewisi binds immunoglobulin G from the serum of uninfected rats.

Full browser ?