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Ancylostoma ceylanicum

BioProject PRJNA72583 | Data Source McDonnell Genome Institute | 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

Database VersionWBPS11
Genome Size348,994,891
Data SourceMcDonnell Genome Institute
Annotation Version2014-05-WormBase

Gene counts

Coding genes15,892
Gene transcripts15,892

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