Toxoplasma
A genus of parasitic protozoa. T. gondii is an intracellular parasite whose intermediate hosts includes humans, the final host being felines of many species. Causes toxoplasmosis in humans in which the parasite finally locates in tissues such as brain, heart, the eye causing serious and sometimes fatal lesions.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Toxoplasma — gondii Toxoplasma gondii …   Wikipédia en Français

  • toxoplasmă — TOXOPLÁSMĂ s.f. (biol.) Protozoar parazit care se întâlneşte la unele mamifere, la păsări şi uneori la om. – Din fr. toxoplasme. Trimis de claudia, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  toxoplásmă s. f., g. d. art. toxoplásmei; pl. toxoplásme Trimis de… …   Dicționar Român

  • Toxoplasma — bezeichnet: eine deutsche Punkband, siehe Toxoplasma (Band) den Gattungsnamen des Protozoons Toxoplasma gondii, Erreger der Krankheit Toxoplasmose Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Un …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • toxoplasma — см. Приложение 1 (Toxoplasma gondii). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • toxoplasma — microorganismo del género de los esporozoos. La variedad T. gondii es responsable de la toxoplasmosis microfotografía [véase http://www.iqb.es/diccio/t/to.htm#toxoplasma] Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

  • Toxoplasma — См. Токсоплазмы (Источник: «Словарь терминов микробиологии») …   Словарь микробиологии

  • toxoplasma — s. m. [Biologia] Protozoário que é parasito patogênico de diversos seres vivos.   ‣ Etimologia: toxo + plasma …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • toxoplasma — to·xo·plà·sma s.m. TS zool. protozoo endocellulare del genere Toxoplasma, parassita di diversi animali e anche dell uomo | con iniz. maiusc., genere del sottordine degli Emosporidi, cui appartiene il Toxoplasma gondii, agente della toxoplasmosi… …   Dizionario italiano

  • toxoplasma — toxoplasmic, adj. /tok seuh plaz meuh/, n., pl. toxoplasmata / meuh teuh/, toxoplasmas. any protist of the genus Toxoplasma, esp. T. gondii, the causative agent of toxoplasmosis. [ < NL Toxoplasma (1909); see TOXO , PLASMA] * * * …   Universalium

  • toxoplasma — noun Etymology: New Latin Date: 1926 any of a genus (Toxoplasma) of sporozoans that are typically serious pathogens of vertebrates • toxoplasmic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • toxoplasma — noun Any member of the genus Toxoplasma of parasitic sporozoans …   Wiktionary

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