The distribution of a lesser-known parasite, the rat lungworm, appears to be increasing – its finding in Mallorcan hedgehogs has Dr. Paredes-Esquivel and her… Read more »
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- Hedgehogs reveal the presence of a little-known parasite in Mallorca:the rat lungworm - 16th April 2021
- Of monkeys and men: Brazil’s yellow fever outbreak - 9th February 2018
- The Aleppo evil, or the lesser known scars of war - 19th August 2016
Recent outbreaks of Yellow fever in Brazil call for fractional dosing to make vaccination stocks stretch further. Meanwhile the disease is killing monkeys and… Read more »
“[The situation in Aleppo] is devastating and overwhelming...the past few days have seen water systems, hospitals, warehouses, ambulance stations, public… Read more »
Sandfly salivary proteins could be used as biomarkers to indicate the risk of leishmaniasis infection.