Table 1

Entamoeba histolytica strains sequenced in this study

Strain

Origin

Date

Symptoms


HM-1A

Mexico

1967

Intestinal amoebiasis

HM-1B

Mexico

1967

Intestinal amoebiasis

Rahman

UKa

1964

Asymptomatic

2592100

Bangladesh

2005

Intestinal amoebiasis

PVBM08B

Italy

2007

Intestinal amoebiasis

PVBM08F

Italy

2007

Intestinal amoebiasis

IULA:1092:1

Venezuela

1992

Intestinal amoebiasis

HK-9

Korea

1951

Intestinal amoebiasis

MS84-1373

Bangladesh

2006

Asymptomatic

MS27-5030

Bangladesh

2006

Asymptomatic


aIsolated from a sailor, ultimate origin unknown.

Weedall et al. Genome Biology 2012 13:R38   doi:10.1186/gb-2012-13-5-r38

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