A draft genome of the honey bee trypanosomatid parasite Crithidia mellificae.
- Author(s): Derisi, Joseph
- Runckel, C
- Flenniken, ML
- et al.
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Since 2006, honey bee colonies in North America and Europe have experienced increased annual mortality. These losses correlate with increased pathogen incidence and abundance, though no single etiologic agent has been identified. Crithidia mellificae is a