Latest Protozoa Stories
Caught in the act!
An end to mascara testing on animals could be in sight thanks to tiny organisms nicknamed 'slipper' and 'eyelash'.
Long considered a freewheeling loner, the Trypanosoma brucei parasite responsible for African sleeping sickness has revealed a totally unexpected social side, opening a potential chink in the behavioral armor of this and other supposedly solitary human parasites.
A termite entombed for 100 million years has revealed the oldest example ever found of animals and microorganisms working together, a U.S.
The analysis of a termite entombed for 100 million years in an ancient piece of amber has revealed the oldest example of "mutualism" ever discovered between an animal and microorganism
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).