Research supporting the fascinating interaction between toxic burden and parasitic
illness has been presented at several of Dr.
In my article, I took the fable of the parasitic
astronaut from the philosopher Michel Serres as a metaphor for the damage we're doing to our environment.
lamblia, those infected with the protozoan were only 71 percent as likely to contract a parasitic
twin, also known as craniopagus parasiticus, are formed the same way as conjoined twins during the early stages of pregnancy.
Use a thermal camera (rent or buy) to examine chilled-water pipes/hoses and tooling for areas where a lack of insulation or inadequate insulation is causing parasitic
This sort of fetus is called a parasitic
fetus," said Flores.
This discovery in the way in which schistosome genes may be modified is incredibly exciting as it simultaneously opens up a new approach for schistosomiasis control but also provides evidence that illustrates an important functional role for this specific modification in the development of a parasitic
NFU animal health and welfare advisor Catherine McLaughlin said: "Science has a key role to play in food production and any research that can help reduce the impact of debilitating parasitic
disease among our farmed livestock must be welcomed.
The decline of health care structures in many African countries has led to an increase in parasitic
infections as vector elimination and disease prevention programmes fail.
wasp typically lays its eggs inside an aphid.
And while a parasitic
wasp has yet to win an Oscar, the way it uses caterpillars as surrogate wombs inspired the cocoonscenario in the movie Alien.
For example, in caged fish aquaculture, bacterial and parasitic
diseases can be transmitted to wild fish (1,2).