Proteins, Lipids and Nucleic Acids
Although a detailed account of the biochemistry of proteins, lipids and nucleic acids is outside the scope of this book, it is nevertheless considered essential that the student of parasitology should be aware of the general direction of much of modern research into parasite organisation at the macromolecular level. What must also be made clear is that the biochemistry of these fundamental macromolecules is poorly understood when we compare the information available for parasites with that for bacteria and mammals.
KeywordsHelminth Parasite Salvage Pathway Ascaris Lumbricoides Plasmodium Knowlesi Parasite Tissue
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