Taxonomy: Trypanosoma (Sleeping Sickness)
Animal: Trypanosoma brucei (research)6 23.jpg
Trypanosoma brucei infected rabbits - serum fibrinogen levels post infection Microthrombi in the circulation contribute to the pathogenesis of this disease. see Boreham PFL in Biochemistry and Physiology of of Protozoa 1979. 2nd ed. vol 2 Acad Press; Boreham and Facer 1974. IJP 4:143-151 and many other papers -see Boreham 1988 DSc. Peter Boreham studied the pathogenesis of trypanosomiasis extensively in 1960s and 1970s in Africa.

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