Siriwardana, H V Yamuna D and Noyes, Harry A and Beeching, Nicholas J and Chance, Michael L and Karunaweera, Nadira D and Bates, Paul A (2007) Leishmania donovani and cutaneous leishmaniasis, Sri Lanka. Emerging infectious diseases, 13 (3). pp. 476-478. ISSN 1080-6040Full text not available from this repository.
To investigate the relationship of cutaneous leishmaniasis isolates from Sri Lanka to known species, we performed DNA sequencing and microsatellite analyses. We identified Leishmania donovani as the agent of Sri Lanka cutaneous leishmaniasis and showed that these parasites are closely related to those causing visceral leishmaniasis in the Indian subcontinent.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Emerging infectious diseases|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QR Microbiology > QR355 Virology|
|Departments:||Faculty of Health and Medicine > Biomedical & Life Sciences|
|Deposited On:||19 Jul 2012 16:40|
|Last Modified:||26 Jul 2012 20:45|
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