Are Ascaris lumbricoides and Ascaris suum the same, or two distinct species? Why is this a question for debate and why should we care about the answer?
The S139N mutation in Zika M-protein has been found to increase severity of neurolovirulence, including microcephaly.
While plague and Black Death reminds us of history, they are still present and thriving all across the world. Here, Krisztian Magori reviews the ongoing plague outbreak in Madagascar, the reasons contributing for this resurgence, and the potential steps we could take to avoid such large outbreaks in the future.
A malaria parasite that normally is transmitted to howler and capuchin monkeys has been found in humans in Rio de Janerio state in Brazil