Tag: "toxoplasmosis" at biology news
Toxoplasmosis infection trick revealed by scientists
...such as people infected with HIV. In severe cases, toxoplasmosis
can cause damage to the brain and eyes, and even d...damental, atomic-level detail of how diseases like toxoplasmosis
pick out and invade host cells in the human body is vital if we want to fight these diseases effecti...
Bad blood between boys and girls
Women infected with dormant toxoplasmosis
are more likely to give birth to boys than women w...leagues analysed the effect of latent (or dormant) toxoplasmosis
on the probability of the birth of a boy in humans. Latent toxoplasmosis
is asymptomatic but is usu...
A new way of looking at molecular motors
... they discovered that the molecular motors enabled toxoplasmosis
and malaria parasites to force their way into human cells. The researchers say that although their research is theoretical and a long way from clinical applications, the new classification system will help other researchers address important biomed...