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Parasitology is the study of organisms that gain nutrients and protection from their host, without any benefit to the host.
Researchers engineer a promising treatment for African sleeping sickness

Researchers engineer a promising treatment for African sleeping sickness

Scientists join forces to identify a new approach to fight African sleeping sickness

Scientists join forces to identify a new approach to fight African sleeping sickness

Combination therapy shows high efficacy in treating people with leishmaniasis and HIV

Combination therapy shows high efficacy in treating people with leishmaniasis and HIV

Gene sequencing reveals crucial molecular aspects of Trypanosoma brucei

Gene sequencing reveals crucial molecular aspects of Trypanosoma brucei

Scientists develop urine diagnostic to detect parasitic worms that cause river blindness

Scientists develop urine diagnostic to detect parasitic worms that cause river blindness

Researchers publish new paper on developing vaccine candidates for Helminthic parasites

Researchers publish new paper on developing vaccine candidates for Helminthic parasites

Genetically modified mosquitoes and special bed nets help tackle deadly diseases

Genetically modified mosquitoes and special bed nets help tackle deadly diseases

Scientists find reason why malarial parasites are faster than immune cells

Scientists find reason why malarial parasites are faster than immune cells

New discovery could save millions of lives from fatal fungal infections

New discovery could save millions of lives from fatal fungal infections

Study provides new insight into blood-clotting ability of leeches

Study provides new insight into blood-clotting ability of leeches

Study reveals essential malaria parasite genes

Study reveals essential malaria parasite genes

Sleeping sickness actually caused by acceleration of biological clocks

Sleeping sickness actually caused by acceleration of biological clocks

Genetic changes help mosquitoes to develop pesticide resistance

Genetic changes help mosquitoes to develop pesticide resistance

Researchers team up to identify vulnerabilities of lethal parasite

Researchers team up to identify vulnerabilities of lethal parasite

Chagas disease presents real public health problem to Canadians

Chagas disease presents real public health problem to Canadians

Kent researchers establish first long-term cultivation system for diarrhea-causing parasite

Kent researchers establish first long-term cultivation system for diarrhea-causing parasite

Leishmania genome study reveals the parasites adaptation to the environment

Leishmania genome study reveals the parasites adaptation to the environment

Leishmania adaptation to environmental changes results from frequent chromosomal amplifications

Leishmania adaptation to environmental changes results from frequent chromosomal amplifications

UCR-led research discovers that human protein could be used to treat sepsis

UCR-led research discovers that human protein could be used to treat sepsis

Malaria parasites’ decision making influenced by fatty molecule in human blood

Malaria parasites’ decision making influenced by fatty molecule in human blood