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Infection Assistants

By | October 22, 2015

Parasite-derived exosomes boost Leishmania infection in mice. 


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Traditional Medicine for Leishmaniasis

By | September 14, 2015

A plant used in traditional Mayan remedies to cure the parasitic infection produces a potent compound.


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Week in Review: July 21–25

By | July 25, 2014

Blood-based Alzheimer’s diagnostics; CRISPR cuts out HIV; Leishmania and the sand fly microbiome; deconstructing the lionfish science fair debacle


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Are Leishmania Protecting their Sand Fly Hosts?

By | July 23, 2014

The microbial contents of sand fly stomachs may have important consequences for the spread of leishmaniasis.


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Genome Digest

By | November 2, 2011

Meet the species whose DNA has recently been sequenced.


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Piggyback Pathogen

By | September 1, 2011

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