Image of the Day: Sleeping Beauty

Trypanosoma brucei, the parasite that causes African sleeping sickness, in the gut of a tse-tse fly

By | April 2, 2014

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JonRichfield

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April 2, 2014

Fabulous shot, but I suppose the caption was meant to read: "...from the gut..."? As shown here it decidedly isn't IN the gut.

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