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Ancylostoma ceylanicum

BioProject PRJNA72583 | Data Source Genome Institute at Washington University | Taxonomy ID 53326

About Ancylostoma ceylanicum

The nematode Ancylostoma ceylanicum, or mammalian hookworm, is a parasite that attaches to the intestine of animals - particularly humans and hamsters - causing anaemia in the host. It is a good model for studying human hookworms.

There is 1 alternative genome project for Ancylostoma ceylanicum available in WormBase ParaSite: PRJNA231479

Assembly Statistics

AssemblyA_ceylanicum1.3.ec.cg.pg
Database VersionWBPS9
Genome Size348,994,891
Data SourceGenome Institute at Washington University
Annotation Version2014-05-WormBase

Gene counts

Coding genes15,892
Gene transcripts15,892

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