Table 1

Characterization of bloodstream form T. brucei from animals

Cell type

Parasitemia

Cell morphology

procyclin staining

(cells/ml)

Slender

Intermediate

Stumpy

positive

negative


Slender

5.6 × 107

97%

3%

0%

0%

100%

1.2 × 108

97.6%

2.4%

0%

0%

100%

9.4 × 107

94.5%

5.5%

0%

1.0%

99.0%


Stumpy

5.2 × 108

0%

20.7%

79.3%

88.2%

11.8%

6.1 × 108

0.6%

6.4%

93%

89%

11%

6.9 × 108

5.1%

18.5%

76.4%

67.5%

32.5%


Jensen et al. BMC Genomics 2009 10:482   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-10-482

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