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Neuropharmacologist investigates plant-based treatments for epilepsy caused by pork tapeworms

Neuropharmacologist investigates plant-based treatments for epilepsy caused by pork tapeworms

New compound inspired by tapeworm drugs shows two-pronged effectiveness against COVID-19

New compound inspired by tapeworm drugs shows two-pronged effectiveness against COVID-19

Is niclosamide a potential SARS-CoV-2 antiviral inhibitor?

Is niclosamide a potential SARS-CoV-2 antiviral inhibitor?

Researchers identify four substances that inhibit SARS-CoV-2 replication in cells

Researchers identify four substances that inhibit SARS-CoV-2 replication in cells

Tapeworm infection drug blocks SARS-CoV-2 damage in the lungs

Tapeworm infection drug blocks SARS-CoV-2 damage in the lungs

Research shows intestinal parasite infestations reduce COVID-19 severity

Research shows intestinal parasite infestations reduce COVID-19 severity

Invasive alien species threaten biological diversity, shows study

Invasive alien species threaten biological diversity, shows study

Bayer supports WHO through donated medicines for treatment of T. solium infection

Bayer supports WHO through donated medicines for treatment of T. solium infection

Scientists track down a potential target for new sleeping sickness drugs

Scientists track down a potential target for new sleeping sickness drugs

Tapeworms need their head for stem cell-driven regeneration

Tapeworms need their head for stem cell-driven regeneration

Parasites could have originated from transmissable cancers

Parasites could have originated from transmissable cancers

New research aims to turn worms against parasite-associated cancer

New research aims to turn worms against parasite-associated cancer

Parasite egg DNA from ancient latrines shows people's diets from 500 B.C. to 1700 A.D.

Parasite egg DNA from ancient latrines shows people's diets from 500 B.C. to 1700 A.D.

Parasitic tapeworm could someday help prevent or treat pediatric IBD

Parasitic tapeworm could someday help prevent or treat pediatric IBD

Expert advice for the corporate titans taking on health care

Expert advice for the corporate titans taking on health care

Tapeworm drug could provide new hope for patients with Parkinson's disease

Tapeworm drug could provide new hope for patients with Parkinson's disease

Anti-parasite drug acts like tailored medicine against colon, prostate cancer

Anti-parasite drug acts like tailored medicine against colon, prostate cancer

Oropouche virus could cause serious public health problem in Brazil, researcher warns

Oropouche virus could cause serious public health problem in Brazil, researcher warns

WHO marching toward extraordinary progress against neglected tropical diseases, report reveals

WHO marching toward extraordinary progress against neglected tropical diseases, report reveals

CYSTINET-Africa project aims to find new strategies against pork tapeworm infection

CYSTINET-Africa project aims to find new strategies against pork tapeworm infection