test Browse by Author Names Browse by Titles of Works Browse by Subjects of Works Browse by Issue Dates of Works
       

Advanced Search
Home   
 
Browse   
Communities
& Collections
  
Issue Date   
Author   
Title   
Subject   
 
Sign on to:   
Receive email
updates
  
My Account
authorized users
  
Edit Profile   
 
Help   
About T-Space   

T-Space at The University of Toronto Libraries >
University of Toronto at Scarborough >
Bioline International Legacy Collection >
Bioline International Legacy Collection >

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1807/8247

Title: Trypanosoma rangeli sialidase: lack of activity in stocks from Panama and other regions
Authors: Sousa, Octavio E.
Lombardo, Maritza
Saldaña, Azael
Keywords: Trypanosoma rangeli - sialidase - heterogeneity
Issue Date: 31-Dec-2005
Publisher: Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Fiocruz
Citation: Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz (ISSN: 1678-8060) Vol 100 Num 3
Abstract: A total of 33 crude and cloned Trypanosoma rangeli   stocks found as natural infections in human from Panama and other endemic areas of Central and South America were evaluated as producers of sialidase (SA) activity through the MU-NANA fluorescence test. Negative results were observed in 6 of the isolates: Panama (4), Honduras (1), and Brazil (1). In addition, an immunoblotting analysis confirm the presence of the SA antigen in these stocks without enzymatic activity. These findings must be considered in the interpretation of the biological significance of T. rangeli SA and in the proper characterization and identification of this parasite.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1807/8247
Other Identifiers: http://www.bioline.org.br/abstract?id=oc05076
Rights: Copyright 2005 Instituto Oswaldo Cruz - Fiocruz
Appears in Collections:Bioline International Legacy Collection

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
oc05076.pdf40.13 kBAdobe PDF
View/Open

Items in T-Space are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

uoft