Study Explores Genetics of Sleeping Sickness Susceptibility in African Cattle | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Researchers have cobbled together clues about the genetic shifts that have left some African cattle breeds better equipped to deal with infection by the parasites that cause African sleeping sickness in humans and wasting disease in cattle.

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