Thursday, 16 March 2017 09:22

Human kindness, river blindness - TWiP 129

TWiP solves the case of the Australian Wildlife Carer, and review evidence that nodding syndrome may be caused by an autoimmune reaction to the parasitic worm that causes river blindness.

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Monday, 06 March 2017 08:47

It’s over 9000! - TWiP 128

TWiP solves the case of the Man Who Sat in Feces, and discuss a study on how Dickson’s favorite parasite induces the formation of a collagen capsule.

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Monday, 23 January 2017 08:54

Third time’s a charm - TWiP 125

TWiP solves the case of the Timber Worker with Severe Shaking Chills, and describe an experimental malaria vaccine comprising attenuated sporozoites produced by genetic engineering.

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Thursday, 05 January 2017 08:34

RPAing with the tryps - TWiP 124

This Week in Parasitism solves the case of the Global Health Intern with a snakelike lesion on her foot, and reveal the role of a single-stranded DNA binding protein in differentiation of trypanosomes.

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Wednesday, 21 December 2016 19:09

What we know is confusing - TWiP 123

Solving the case of the Dutch Woman with Wormy Objects in Her Stool, dissecting a study on cytoadhesion of malaria infected red blood cells, and introducing Parasitology Superheroes.

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The TWiPniks docs solve the case of the Female from Peru with Epistaxis, and discuss the effect of community deworming on immunosuppression.

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The case of the Female from Peru with Epistaxis, and the effect of community deworming on immunosuppression.
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Thursday, 17 November 2016 12:08

A parasite without borders - TWiP 121

The TWiP docs solve the case of the Mali man with profuse diarrhea and review the presence of Trypanosoma cruzi in vectors, canids, and humans along the Texas-Mexico border.

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Thursday, 17 November 2016 11:54

A parasite without borders - TWiP 121

The TWiP docs solve the case of the Mali man with profuse diarrhea and review the presence of Trypanosoma cruzi in vectors, canids, and humans along the Texas-Mexico border.

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Jess Noar discusses how worm parasites infecting brine shrimp help them survive better in arsenic-polluted environments.

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