Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/2440/18996
Type: Thesis
Title: Molecular systematics of the protozoan parasite Giardia intestinalis : identification of cryptic species / Paul T. Monis.
Author: Monis, Paul Terence
Issue Date: 1997
School/Discipline: Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology
Abstract: The aim of this research is to investigate the phylogeny of isolates of the intestinal protozoan parasite Giardia intestinalis using molecular systematic techniques. Most of the isolates used in this study are propagated by the infection of suckling mice. Isolates are characterised allozymically and their genetic relationships are inferred using clustering methods. Seven lineages of isolates are identified, five comprising animal-derived G. intestinalis, and two comprising human-and animal-derived G. intestinalis.
Dissertation Note: Thesis (Ph.D.)--University of Adelaide, Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology, 1997?
Subject: Giardia lamblia Phylogeny.
Genetics Technique.
Biology Classification.
Giardia lamblia Species.
Description: Copies of author's previously published articles inserted.
Includes bibliographies.
iii, 277, [81] leaves : ill. ; 30 cm.
Provenance: Copyright material removed from digital thesis. See print copy in University of Adelaide Library for full text.
This electronic version is made publicly available by the University of Adelaide in accordance with its open access policy for student theses. Copyright in this thesis remains with the author. This thesis may incorporate third party material which has been used by the author pursuant to Fair Dealing exception. If you are the author of this thesis and do not wish it to be made publicly available or If you are the owner of any included third party copyright material you wish to be removed from this electronic version, please complete the take down form located at: http://www.adelaide.edu.au/legals
Appears in Collections:Research Theses

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
01front.pdf 445.16 kBAdobe PDFView/Open
02whole.pdf16.84 MBAdobe PDFView/Open
Permissions
  Restricted Access
Library staff use only488.25 kBAdobe PDFView/Open
Restricted
  Restricted Access
Library staff use only20.88 MBAdobe PDFView/Open


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.