Decoded: DNA Of Blood-Sucking Worm That Infects World's Poor
Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have decoded the genome of the hookworm, Necator americanus, finding clues to how it infects and survives in humans and to aid in development of new therapies to combat hookworm disease. … Read News
What Caused Mrs. C's Chronic Diarrhea?
In a previous post, we asked you to try to diagnose our patient, Mrs. C. What follows below is the actual diagnosis, but visit the previous entry if you want to see what folks guessed. Did Mrs. C have a bug? … Read News