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WHAT DOES SPOROZOAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?
The Apicomplexa are a large group of parasitic protists, most of which possess a unique organelle, a type of plastid called an apicoplast, and an apical complex structure involved in penetrating a host's cell. They are unicellular, spore-forming, and exclusively parasites of animals. Motile structures such as flagella or pseudopods are present only in certain gamete stages. This is a diverse group including organisms such as the coccidia, gregarines, piroplasms, haemogregarines, and plasmodia. Diseases caused by apicomplexan organisms include, but are not limited to: ▪ Babesiosis ▪ Malaria ▪ Forms of coccidiosis including: ▪ Cryptosporidiosis ▪ Cyclosporiasis ▪ Isosporiasis ▪ Toxoplasmosis The name of the taxon Apicomplexa is derived from two Latin words — apex and complexus — and refers to a set of organelles in the sporozoite. The older taxon Sporozoa was created by SChrevel in 1971 and grouped the Apicomplexa together with the Ascetosporea, Microsporidia and Myxosporida. This grouping is no longer regarded as biologically valid and its use is discouraged.
The translations of sporozoan from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sporozoan» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SPOROZOAN» OVER TIME
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SPOROZOAN»
Discover the use of sporozoan in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to sporozoan and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Richard A. Harvey (Ph.D.), Pamela C. Champe, Bruce D. Fisher (M.D.), 2007
Clinicopathologic Principles for Veterinary Medicine
Sporozoan infection The major agent of this group is Toxoplosma gondii, which is
an occasional cause of acute multifocal encephalomyelitis in many species. An
unidentified sporozoan has also been found in a multifocal myelitis in the horse, ...
Wayne F. Robinson, Clive R. R. Huxtable, 2003
Animal Parasites: Their Life Cycles and Ecology
Basically, the three phases of development of a typical sporozoan life cycle are 1)
schizogony, 2) gametogony, and 3) sporogony. Each phase is initiated by a
specific stage of the parasite which through a process of development culminates
Oliver Wilford Olsen, 1974
Ornamental Fish: Self-Assessment Color Review
(1) Sporozoan cysts; (2) colonies of the dinoflagellate Oodinium (velvet disease);
encysted metacercaria; (3) colonies of Epistylis; (4) mucus tabs resulting from
external parasites; (5) mature stages of Ichthyophthirius multifiliis. ii. You have ...
Cynthia Nau Cornelissen, Richard A. Harvey, Bruce D. Fisher, 2012
Merriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary
directly or after fusion with another spore — spore vb spofo-blast \'spo-r3-ihlast\ n
: a cell of a sporozoan resulting from sexual reproduction and producing spores
and sporozoites sporo-cyst VisistX n 1 : a case or cyst secreted by some ...
Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases: An ...
Sporozoan parasites have life cycles with distinct sexual and asexual phases;the
sexual phase occurs in the primary host (often non-human) and the asexual
proliferation phase gives rise to the clinical symptoms. □ Chemotherapy is not ...
W. John Spicer, 2008
Microbiology and Infection: A Clinical Core Text for ...
T. gondii is a sporozoan parasite, and belongs to the Coccidia. Toxoplasmosis is
transmitted by ingestion of raw or poorly cooked meat containing sporulated
oocysts. Infection can also be acquired by hand-to- mouth transmission following
T. J. J. Inglis, 2007
Animal Parasite Control Utilizing Biotechnology
I. APPLICATION OF LARGE-SCALE DNA MAPPING TECHNIQUES TO
SPOROZOAN PARASITES Members of the phylum Apicomplexa are so named
because they possess an apical complex that is thought to be important in the
invasion of ...
Weng K. Yong, 1992
The African Wild Dog: Status Survey and Conservation Action Plan
Toxoplasma gondii Toxoplasma gondii is a sporozoan parasite which primarily
affects cats, although other mammals can become infected. All wild dogs
sampled in Kruger were seropositive for Toxoplasma (van Heerden et al. 1995).
Rosie Woodroffe, Joshua Ross Ginsberg, David Whyte Macdonald, 1997
2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SPOROZOAN»
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West Seattle Art Walk scenes, including WS Garden Tour …
Re RobRoy's “Sporozoan,” to cut to the chase, without the gallery-speak, “Sporazoan: One of numerous parasitic protozoans of the class Sporozoa, most of ... «West Seattle Blog, May 12»
Seattle Artist RobRoy Chalmers Shows New Work at The …
Chalmers' piece, The Sporozoan Swarm, was curated by Pamela Cooper for The Continuous Thread: Storytelling On and In Paper. In her statement for the show ... «PR Web, Jan 12»
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