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Ancylostoma caninum

BioProject PRJNA72585 | Data Source Genome Institute at Washington University | Taxonomy ID 29170

About Ancylostoma caninum

The nematode Ancylostoma caninum, or dog hookworm, causes disease in dogs resulting in severe anaemia and death. This species, which belongs to the group of parasites most closely related to C. elegans, is a widely used model for hookworm infection.

Assembly Statistics

AssemblyA_caninum_9.3.2.ec.cg.pg
StrainBaltimore
Database VersionWBPS9
Genome Size465,750,606
Data SourceGenome Institute at Washington University
Annotation Version2014-05-WormBase

Gene counts

Coding genes30,198
Gene transcripts30,198

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