Plasmodium falciparum NF54 (GCA_000401695.2) (Plas_falc_NF4_V1)

Plasmodium falciparum NF54 (GCA_000401695.2) Assembly and Gene Annotation

About Plasmodium falciparum NF54

Wikipedia

Plasmodium falciparum is a unicellular protozoan parasite of humans, and the deadliest species of Plasmodium that cause malaria in humans. Almost every malarial death is caused by P. falciparum, and 93% of death occurs in Africa. Children under five years of age are most affected, accounting for 61% of the total deaths. In Sub-Saharan Africa, over 75% of cases were due to P. falciparum, whereas in most other malarial countries, other, less virulent plasmodial species predominate.

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General information about this species can be found in Wikipedia.

Statistics

Summary

AssemblyPlas_falc_NF4_V1, INSDC Assembly GCA_000401695.2,
Database version98.1
Base Pairs18,256,329
Golden Path Length25,800,246
Genebuild byENA
Genebuild methodGenerated from ENA annotation
Data sourceBroad Institute

Gene counts

Coding genes5,896
Non coding genes139
Small non coding genes138
Long non coding genes1
Gene transcripts6,075

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