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Bobbi Pritt joins Vincent and Dickson to talk about directing a clinical parasitology laboratory and her weekly case reports at Creepy Dreadful Wonderful Parasites.
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This episode: Discovering what is living in our navels!
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Vincent and Dickson review a novel malaria vaccine candidate comprising a parasite protein involved in egress from red blood cells.
This episode: Bacteria in the gut can affect dosaging of medications!
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Here's my summary of the third day of ASM2013, wherein I met with neat people and ideas.
This episode: A strain of E. coli helps reduce severity of Salmonella infection by competing with it for iron in the gut!
Vincent and Dickson discuss how nibbling of human cells by Entamoeba histolytica, a process called amoebic trogocytosis, contributes to cell killing and tissue invasion.
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This episode: Bdelloid rotifers borrow genetic material from all over the place!
While it is true that Taenia saginata tends to be benign as helminthic infestations go in humans, the same cannot be said for Taenia solium.
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This episode: Figuring out which bacteria help fecal transplants work so well against C. difficile!
This episode: Phages could be used to reduce infection with dangerous bacteria from meat and vegetables!
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This episode: Helicobacter pylori seems not to be more harmful than helpful!
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