Apicomplexa host cell invasion. PV. Toxoplasma gondii - overview from last lecture. Sexual reproduction in the cat, very wide range of intermediate hosts Two asexual form, tachyzoites & bradyzoites , responsible for acute and chronic stages, infection is for life.
Dense granuoles (DGs)
Using genetic engineering a mutant parasite was constructed in which the expression of a microneme protein can be suppressed
?Several molecules act together to create the gliding machinery - the glideosome