Encyclopedia of Parasitology

2016 Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Sequestration

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-43978-4_2868

Some parasites retire from regions with active immune attacks (e.g.,  Malaria parasites do it by adhesion at walls of inner blood vessels or cysticerci of  tapeworms stay in the brain).

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