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    • Endobiont Viruses Sensed by the Human Host – Beyond Conventional Antiparasitic Therapy 

      Fichorova, Raina N.; Lee, Yujin; Yamamoto, Hidemi; Takagi, Yuko; Hayes, Gary R.; Goodman, Russell P.; Chepa-Lotrea, Xenia; Buck, Olivia R.; Murray, Ryan; Kula, Tomasz; Beach, David H.; Singh, Bibhuti N.; Nibert, Max L. (Public Library of Science, 2012)
      Wide-spread protozoan parasites carry endosymbiotic dsRNA viruses with uncharted implications to the human host. Among them, Trichomonas vaginalis, a parasite adapted to the human genitourinary tract, infects globally ∼250 ...
    • Structure of a Protozoan Virus from the Human Genitourinary Parasite Trichomonas vaginalis 

      Parent, Kristin N.; Takagi, Yuko; Cardone, Giovanni; Olson, Norman H.; Ericsson, Maria; Yang, May; Lee, Yujin; Asara, John M; Fichorova, Raina Nakova; Baker, Timothy S.; Nibert, Max Lee (American Society of Microbiology, 2013)
      The flagellated protozoan Trichomonas vaginalis is an obligate human genitourinary parasite and the most frequent cause of sexually transmitted disease worldwide. Most clinical isolates of T. vaginalis are persistently ...