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Gene Atlasing of Digestive and Reproductive Tissues in Schistosoma mansoni

  • Sujeevi S. K. Nawaratna,

    Affiliations: Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Australia, School of Veterinary Sciences, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Australia

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  • Donald P. McManus,

    Affiliation: Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Australia

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  • Luke Moertel,

    Affiliation: Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Australia

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  • Geoffrey N. Gobert equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Geoffrey N. Gobert, Malcolm K. Jones

    Affiliations: Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Australia, School of Veterinary Sciences, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Australia

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  • Malcolm K. Jones equal contributor mail

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Geoffrey N. Gobert, Malcolm K. Jones

    m.jones@uq.edu.au

    Affiliations: Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Australia, School of Veterinary Sciences, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Australia

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  • Published: April 26, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001043

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Correction

Posted by malcolmJ on 03 Jun 2012 at 23:47 GMT

Haem (heme) is converted into hemozin, not haematin, at the surface of the gastrodermal lining. For details of hemozoin formation by schistosomes, see the work of Oliviera et al., 2005, FEBS Letters, 259, 6010-6016 among other papers by that group.

No competing interests declared.