Species page : Ostertagia ostertagi

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Species Ostertagia ostertagi

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Common Name: Brown stomach worm of cattle
Clade: Clade V
Disease: Ostertagia is the most important endoparasite of cattle worldwide. Damage to the abdomen can result in lost productivity throughout the life of the animal.
Libraries: Library links
Available cDNAs:
Sanger ESTs:   counts_unavailable     protein link
454 cDNAs:   1598132 reads   34871 isotigs  nucleotide link  protein link
Sequencing: The Washington University Nematode EST Project, The Genome Institute, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. and Edinburgh University, Blaxter Laboratory.
External Collaborators: Mark Blaxter, Edinburgh University
Louis Gasbarree USDA, Beltsville, MD
Joe Urban USDA, Beltsville, MD
Project Contact: Makedonka Mitreva
NemaGene information: NemaGene 454 cDNA isotig count :34,792
NemaBLAST database: BLAST vs. reads grouped by library
BLAST vs. transcript contigs & genes
Codon usage table: Codon Usage table
NemFam database: NemFam search
GO Associations: GO Associations
KEGG Associations: NemaPath
Assembly data availability: cDNA assembly available
NCBI BioProject id: PRJNA72577
Nembase4 species page: Ostertagia ostertagi species page at Nembase4 v4.0           Copyright Statement
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