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Roundworm in Human Muscle

The Trichinella roundworm as it appears within human muscle. NHGRI-supported researchers are sequencing the genome of this parasitic roundworm, which is transmitted by eating raw or undercooked pork.

Date:July 15, 2004
Credit:Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
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Dimensions:1820 x 1181
File Size:315 Kb
Rights:PublicExcept where otherwise noted, this image is in the public domain and may be used, linked or reproduced without permission. If you use an image, please credit the source listed above with a link back to www.genome.gov where possible. Thank you!



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