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Research Article

Entamoeba Shows Reversible Variation in Ploidy under Different Growth Conditions and between Life Cycle Phases

  • Chandrama Mukherjee,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry, Bose Institute, Kolkata, India

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  • C. Graham Clark,

    Affiliation: Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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  • Anuradha Lohia mail

    amoeba@boseinst.ernet.in

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry, Bose Institute, Kolkata, India

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  • Published: August 20, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000281

About the Authors

Chandrama Mukherjee, Anuradha Lohia
Department of Biochemistry, Bose Institute, Kolkata, India
C. Graham Clark
Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

Email: amoeba@boseinst.ernet.in

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AL. Performed the experiments: CM CGC. Analyzed the data: CM CGC AL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CM CGC AL. Wrote the paper: CGC AL.