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TWiP 16: Giardia



Vincent and Dickson review the life cycle and pathogenesis of the flagellated protozoan parasite Giardia lamblia.


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TWiP 17: Entamoeba histolytica



Vincent and Dickson continue their discussion of protozoan parasites that cause diarrhea with a review of amebic dysentery caused by Entamoeba histolytica.


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TWiP 19: Enterobius vermicularis, the pinworm



Vincent and Dickson move on to nematodes with a discussion of the pinworm Enterobius vermicularis.


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TWiP 27: Trematodes



Vincent and Dickson continue their discussion of trematodes, or flukes, which have a snail as a reservoir host.


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TWiP 40: Doctor, there's a worm in my eye!



Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Dickson Despommier


Vincent and Dickson discuss loaiasis caus... Read More

TWiP 41: Flying and crawling beasts



Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Dickson Despommier


Vincent and Dickson review medi... Read More

Gene Sequencing

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Raúl Cano - Career Profile

The Scientist Who Revived 30-Million-Year-Old Bacteria


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This Week in Microbiology Live in NOLA (MWV50)

In episode 50 of MicrobeWorld Video, Vincent, Michael, and Stanley recorded episode #8 of... Read More

TWiM #11: Chickens, antibiotics, and asthma



Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Michael Schmid... Read More

Cathy Squires - Career Profile

It All Started With Chicken Water


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TWiM #17: Debugging endosymbiosis



Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Michael Schmid... Read More

TWiV 63: Melting pot virus



On episode #63 of the podcast This Week in Virology, Vincent, Alan, and Rich talk about US government contract for freeze-dried smallpox vaccine, red squirrels in the UK threatened by poxvirus, and Marseillev... Read More

TWiV 134: Meet Ralph, your cruise director



Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Rich Condit, Read More

TWiP 41 Letters

Adam writes:

What up Doc's?


I'm writing to voice my complete disagreement with the sentiments of Sven Urban, in his letter on TWIP 38, that you as hosts are prone to engage in a ‘degree of banter which is distracting'.


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News from the NIH Human Microbiome Project

The NIH Human Microbiome Project, initiated in 2008, is a five-year endeavor at capacity building and creating a community resource to support this emerging field. As a part of developing community resources, the HMP is announcing: 1) key findings on a very large study of the microbiomes of heal... Read More

TWiV 178: T-Sharp on how tequila mosquito



Hosts: Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove, Rich Condit, and Read More

Canine hepacivirus, a relative of hepatitis C virus

Contemporary human viruses most likely originated by cross-species transmission from non-human animals. Examples include HIV-1, which crossed from chimpanzees to humans, and SARS coronavirus, which originated in bats. Since the 1989 discovery of hepatitis C virus (classified as a hepacivirus in ... Read More

Antigen Switching in Malaria - A Classroom Activity

High school students and their teachers participate in a simple activity to demonstrate the interaction between the var antigens malaria parasites display and the patient's immune system. Read More

TWiM 2 Letters

Barbara Hyde writes:

In the discussion of copper, it should be noted that copper has long been added to marine bottom paints as an anti-fouling agent. Now however there is concern about deleterious environmental effects from its leaching out into the waters.

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