Trichomonas Vaginalis Genome Project

Trichomonas Vaginalis Genome Project

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The goal of this project is to complete the genome sequence of the sexually transmitted protozoan parasite, Trichomonas vaginalis, specifically (1) to complete shotgun sequencing of the genome; (2) to generate a high quality assembly of the sequence data; and (3) to provide a high quality automated annotation and analysis of the assembly. Completion of this project will provide the community with a high quality annotated sequence for drug target and vaccine candidate identification, as well as providing a foundation for the development of improved diagnostic tests.

This project is complete.