Parasitology
Parasitology is the study of parasites, their hosts, and the relationship between them. As a biological discipline, the scope of parasitology is not determined by the organism or environment in questi...
Parasitology - Wikipedia
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Raindrops hit mosquitoes with as much impact as a bus colliding with a human. So how do they survive downpours?
Raindrops hit mosquitoes with as much impact as a bus colliding with a human. So how do they survive downpours? (via Seeker)
A facial lump that moves around?
A facial lump that moves around? It might be a parasitic worm. (via Seeker)
Tick Bite Leaves Young Girl Partially Paralyzed
Tick Bite Leaves Young Girl Partially Paralyzed CHARLOTTE, NC - A video circulating online is enough to make any parent’s blood run cold. A family in Oregon ...
How Mosquitoes Use Six Needles to Suck Your Blood
2017 WEBBY NOMINEE for Best Science & Education Video
State investigates rat lungworm cases; Maui victim describes pain worse than childbirth
"Today's pain is like someone stuck an ice pick in my collarbone, chest, back of my neck. Every day, the pain differs."
Scientists Like Barack Obama So Much That They Named A Parasite After Him
World, meet Baracktrema obamai, a deadly turtle pathogen named in honor of our current president. Believe it or not, it's supposed to be a compliment.
Mosquitoes Are Deadly, So Why Not Kill Them All?
The Zika virus’s spread is adding new urgency to gene-editing technologies that could allow scientists to program mosquito populations to gradually shrink and die off, but the idea is fraught with qua...
The Connoisseur Of Pain
Stung by dozens of different insects for his research, the entomologist Justin Schmidt has become an expert in physical agony...
Russell's Viper - Snake Facts
The Russell's viper is one of the most dangerous venomous snakes found in Asia, it's responsible for thousands of fatalities every year.
The Mosquitos that Changed History
The insect everyone loves to hate is responsible for some of history's biggest moments.
The Troubled Quest to Find a Better Mosquito Repellent
Leslie Vosshall is trying to block mosquitoes’ sense of smell, but the blood-suckers are proving to be tricky foes.
Modified Mosquitoes Could Help Fight Against Malaria
DRIVING DOWN DISEASE - Malarial mosquitoes have been modified to be infertile and pass on the trait rapidly - raising the possibility of reducing the spread of disease. The mosquito species Anopheles ...
Genetically Engineered Mosquitoes Can't Spread Malaria
California researchers hatched some malaria-resistant mosquitoes and then gave evolution a shove — using a groundbreaking technology to ensure the insects pass on that protective gene as they reproduc...
Roundworm Infection Increases Fertility Among Women In The Amazon
Parasitic worms can live inside humans gaining nourishment from the food we ingest (roundworms) or from our blood (hook worms), whilst being safe from predators. Although roundworm infections are gene...
Parasitic disease
A parasitic disease is an infectious disease caused or transmitted by a parasite. Many parasites do not cause diseases. Parasitic diseases can affect practically all living organisms, including plants...
Parasitism
Parasitism is a non-mutual symbiotic relationship between species, where one species, the parasite, benefits at the expense of the other, the host. Traditionally parasite referred primarily to organis...
Parasitism - Wikipedia
Veterinary parasitology
Veterinary parasitology is the study of animal parasites, especially relationships between parasites and animal hosts. Parasites of domestic animals, (livestock and pet animals), as well as wildlife a...
Veterinary parasitology - Wikipedia
Plasmodium incertae
Plasmodium incertae is a parasite of the genus Plasmodium subgenus Vinckeia. Like all Plasmodium species P. incertae has both vertebrate and insect hosts. The vertebrate hosts for this parasite are ma...
Plasmodium incertae - Wikipedia
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Secernentea
Secernentea are the main class of nematodes, characterised by numerous caudal papillae and an excretory system possessing lateral canals. Like all nematodes, they have no circulatory or respiratory sy...
Dermacentor
Dermacentor is a genus of ticks in the family Ixodidae, the hard ticks. The genus has a cosmopolitan distribution, with native species on all continents except Australia. Most occur in the Nearctic ec...
Dermacentor - Wikipedia
Apocreadiidae
Apocreadiidae is a family of parasitic marine flukes in the class Trematoda.
Members of the family are characterised by having extensive vitelline (yolk producing) follicles, eye-spot pigment dis...
Scientists Like Barack Obama So Much That They Named A Parasite After Him
World, meet Baracktrema obamai, a deadly turtle pathogen named in honor of our current president. Believe it or not, it's supposed to be a compliment.
Scientists Like Barack Obama So Much That They Named A Parasite After Him
World, meet Baracktrema obamai, a deadly turtle pathogen named in honor of our current president. Believe it or not, it's supposed to be a compliment.