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Ancylostoma caninum

BioProject PRJNA72585 | Data Source McDonnell Genome Institute | 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 VersionWBPS12
Genome Size465,750,606
Data SourceMcDonnell Genome Institute
Annotation Version2014-05-WormBase

Gene counts

Coding genes30,198
Gene transcripts30,198

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