About Babesia bigemina str. Bond
Babesia bigemina is a species of alveolates belonging to the
phylum Apicomplexa and the family Babesiidae. In cattle, it causes
babesiosis, also called
". Its length is 4-5 µm and width is 2-3 µm. Usually, it has an oval shape. In blood cells, it is located midsagittally and its size gets up to two-thirds of blood cell size. Babesia bigemina is a type of protozoan parasites and they are transmitted by Boophilus ticks which are prevalent in tropics. The genome for B. bigemina is incomplete and unassembled, thus needing further research.
Taxonomy ID 5866
Data source SC
This species currently has no variation database. However you can process your own variants using the Variant Effect Predictor: