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This Week in Parasitism

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This Week in Parasitism (TWiP) is a podcast about eukaryotic parasites started by Vincent Racaniello and Dick Despommier. Daniel Griffin, MD joined the team in January 2015 and added not only his expertise in infectious diseases, but began a new feature of TWiP, the case study. Each week Daniel presents the symptoms and signs of an interesting case that he has investigated during his work, without identifying the infectious agent. Listeners are encouraged to send in their guesses to this weekly infectious disease mystery. We call this new change 'TWiP reboot'.

The TWiP trio strives for an informal yet informative conversation about parasites which is accessible to everyone, no matter what their science background. As science Professors at Columbia University, Dickson and Vincent have directed research laboratories focused on parasites and viruses. Their enthusiasm for teaching inspired them to reach beyond the classroom with new media. TWiP is for everyone who wants to learn about parasites in a relaxing way.

Music used on TWiP is composed and performed by Ronald Jenkees and used with permission.

 

TWiP 25: Wuchereria bancrofti

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Vincent and Dickson review Wuchereria bancrofti, the nematode that causes lymphatic filariasis, also known as elephantiasis.

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      TWiP 24: Onchocerca volvulus, a vector-borne, filarial nematode

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      Vincent and Dickson discuss the life cycle and pathogenesis of Onchocerca volvulus, the vector-borne filarial nematode parasite that causes onchocerciasis, or river blindness.

      Download TWiP #24 (59 MB .mp3, 82 minutes)

      Host links: Vincent Racaniello and Dickson Despommier

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          TWiP 23: Strongyloides sterocoralis, a most unusual parasite

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          Vincent and Dickson review the life cycle and pathogenesis of the world's most unusual parasite, Strongyloides stercoralis.

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          Host links: Vincent Racaniello and Dickson Despommier

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              TWiP 22: Hookworm

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              Vincent and Dickson discuss possibly the most socially and politically important nematode of humans, the hookworm Ancylostoma duodenale and Necator americanus.

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              Host links: Vincent Racaniello and Dickson Despommier

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                  TWiP 21 - The giant intestinal worm, Ascaris lumbricoides

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                  Vincent and Dickson review the biology and pathogenesis of Ascaris lumbricoides, one of the largest nematodes to infect humans.

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                      TWiP 20 - The whipworm Trichuris trichiura

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                      Vincent and Dickson continue their discussion of nematodes with the whipworm Trichuris trichiura.

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                          TWiP 19: Enterobius vermicularis, the pinworm

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

                          Download TWiP #19 (60 MB .mp3, 83 minutes)

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                              TWiP 18: Cryptosporidium

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                              Vincent and Dickson discuss the intracellular parasite Cryptosporidium, which causes diarrheal disease in most mammalian species.

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                                  TWiP 17: Entamoeba histolytica

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

                                  Download TWiP #17 (55 MB .mp3, 76 minutes)

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                                      TWiP 16: Giardia

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

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