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- Philippsen, Gisele S.; DeMarco, Ricardo
- Molecular and biochemical parasitology 2019 v.228 pp. 27-31
- Schistosoma mansoni; evolution; humans; introns; parasites; proteome; schistosomiasis; transposons
- ... The parasites belonging to the genus Schistosoma are agents of schistosomiasis, a disease estimated as affecting 235 million people in the world. To better understand the structure of Schistosoma mansoni genome, transposable elements (TEs) distribution and impact on gene structures were investigated. Our analyses indicated a differential distribution of TEs throughout the gene structure. Introns l ...