East African sleeping sickness


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East African sleeping sickness

[¦ēst ¦af·rə·kən ′slēp·iŋ ‚sik·nəs]
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East African sleeping sickness is rapidly progressive disease causing mental deterioration, neurological problems and death ithin months.
The current East African sleeping sickness is spread by a parasite with a mutation allowing it to dodge the normal APOL1 protein.
East African sleeping sickness is caused by Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense and is transmitted by the bite of the tsetse fly (genus Glossina morsitans)[1].

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