Hosts: Vincent Racaniello and Dickson Despommier
On episode 14 of the podcast This Week in Parasitism, Vincent and Dickson consider the life cycle and pathogenesis of the protozoan parasite Leishmania.
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Links for this episode:
- L. braziliensis life cycle (jpg)
- L. donovani life cycle (jpg)
- L. tropica life cycle (jpg)
- L. major lesion (jpg)
- Transgenic mosquito delivers Leishmania vaccine (thanks, Geoffrey)
- Plasmodium falciparum accompanied human expansion out of Africa (thanks, Prasad)
- Who speaks for the guinea worm? (thanks, Michael)
- Letters read on TWiP 14
Download TWiP #14 (61 MB .mp3, 85 minutes)
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