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Research Article

Genotypic Status of the TbAT1/P2 Adenosine Transporter of Trypanosoma brucei gambiense Isolates from Northwestern Uganda following Melarsoprol Withdrawal

  • Anne J. N. Kazibwe,

    Affiliations: Division of Infection and Immunity, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Barbara Nerima,

    Affiliation: National Livestock Resources Research Institute, Tororo, Uganda

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  • Harry P. de Koning,

    Affiliation: Division of Infection and Immunity, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

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  • Pascal Mäser,

    Affiliation: Institute of Cell Biology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

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  • Michael P. Barrett,

    Affiliations: Division of Infection and Immunity, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, Wellcome Centre for Molecular Parasitology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

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  • Enock Matovu mail

    matovue@vetmed.mak.ac.ug

    Affiliation: Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Published: September 29, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000523

About the Authors

Anne J. N. Kazibwe, Harry P. de Koning, Michael P. Barrett
Division of Infection and Immunity, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Anne J. N. Kazibwe, Enock Matovu
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
Barbara Nerima
National Livestock Resources Research Institute, Tororo, Uganda
Pascal Mäser
Institute of Cell Biology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Michael P. Barrett
Wellcome Centre for Molecular Parasitology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

Email: matovue@vetmed.mak.ac.ug

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HPdK PM MPB EM. Performed the experiments: AJNK BN EM. Analyzed the data: AJNK BN HPdK PM MPB EM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PM MPB EM. Wrote the paper: AJNK BN HPdK PM MPB EM.