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Title: Metabolic reconstruction and validation: characterisation of two aromatic amino acid hydroxylases from Toxoplasma gondii
Author: Gaskell, Elizabeth Anne
ISNI:       0000 0001 3491 9793
Awarding Body: University of Leeds
Current Institution: University of Leeds
Date of Award: 2008
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The Apicomplexa are a phylum of single celled parasitic organisms that cause a wide range of diseases from human malaria and encephalitis in AlDs patients to coccidiosis in chickens and East Coast fever in cattle. There has been a huge effort in recent years to sequence the genomes of many of these pathogens. This thesis begins by taking a comparative genomics approach to predict novel metabolic pathways from the newly sequenced genomes of Toxoplasma gondii and Eimeha tenella.
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Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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