Biology Of C Parvum Classification

Cryptosporidium is a single-cell organism in the Phylum Apicomplexa. The taxonomy of Cryptosporidium is confused and is undergoing revision.[1] Recently, the species C. parvum was split in two based on the two major genotypes: C. parvum genotype 1 occurs almost exclusively in humans and has been named Cryptosporidium hominis;[2] C. parvum genotype 2, the bovine genotype, infects both humans and other animals. While C. parvum and C. hominis are the most commonly associated species of Cryptosporidium linked to human disease, several other species including Cryptosporidium meleagridis, Cryptosporidium felis, Cryptosporidium canis, and Cryptosporidium muris infect humans.[1] Recent information on protein and gene structure demonstrate that Cryptospori-dium is more closely related to the early branching gregarines (such as Monocystis and Gregarina spp.) than to other members of the Apicomplexa such as Toxoplasma and Plasmodium, as was originally thought.[3]

Getting Started With Dumbbells

Getting Started With Dumbbells

The use of dumbbells gives you a much more comprehensive strengthening effect because the workout engages your stabilizer muscles, in addition to the muscle you may be pin-pointing. Without all of the belts and artificial stabilizers of a machine, you also engage your core muscles, which are your body's natural stabilizers.

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