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University of South Florida-led research sheds light on malaria-related parasite's transition from acute to chronic stage
One major cause of illness from food-borne diseases is the parasite Toxoplasma gondii (T. gondii).
A new study demonstrates for the first time how the Toxoplasma gondii parasite enters the brain to influence its host's behavior.
Toxoplasma gondii parasites can invade your bloodstream, break into your brain and prompt behavioral changes from recklessness to neuroticism.
About one-third of the human population is infected with a parasite called Toxoplasma gondii, but most of them don't know it.
Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis have learned why changes in a single gene, ROP18, contribute substantially to dangerous forms of the parasite Toxoplasma gondii.
Researchers have discovered what may be a clue to the mystery of why marine mammals around the world are succumbing to a parasite that is typically only associated with cats.
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