This Week in Parasitism
TWiP is a podcast about the tiny creatures that live in and on us.

Vincent and Dickson discuss the life cycle and pathogenesis of Dracunculus medinensis, the filarial nematode that causes dracunculiasis, or Guinea worm disease.

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Direct download: TWiP037.mp3
Category:Science -- posted at: 12:49pm PDT

Vincent and Dickson review how gut bacteria help establish T. muris in the large intestine of mice.

Direct download: TWiP036.mp3
Category:Science -- posted at: 8:09am PDT