Gene Symbol: ND2
Description: NADH dehydrogenase subunit 2
Species: Diphyllobothrium stemmacephalum

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  1. Yamasaki H, Izumiyama S, Nozaki T. Complete sequence and characterization of the mitochondrial genome of Diphyllobothrium stemmacephalum, the type species of genus Diphyllobothrium (Cestoda: Diphyllobothriidae), using next generation sequencing. Parasitol Int. 2017;66:573-578 pubmed publisher
  2. Yamasaki H, Kumazawa H, Sekikawa Y, Oda R, Hongo I, Tsuchida T, et al. First confirmed human case of Diphyllobothrium stemmacephalum infection and molecular verification of the synonymy of Diphyllobothrium yonagoense with D. stemmacephalum (Cestoda: Diphyllobothriidea). Parasitol Int. 2016;65:412-21 pubmed publisher
    ..stemmacephalum and Diplogonoporus species rather than other diphyllobothriids, including Diphyllobothrium nihonkaiense and Diphyllobothrium latum, was corroborated. The genus name for D. nihonkaiense and D. latum is also discussed. ..