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Preventing spread of parasites, not cutting pesticide use, key to protecting bees

For as long as beekeeping records have been kept, 1,100 years, there have been accounts of colony collapse disorder. Just ...
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Fighting malaria: Genetically modified parasites offer promising but incomplete protection

Two clinical trials, in which subjects were vaccinated with genetically engineered Plasmodium parasites and later exposed to the malaria-causing microbe, ...
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‘It seems so obvious’: How parasites influenced the evolution of human brains

It seems so obvious that someone should have thought of it decades ago: Since parasites have plagued eukaryotic life for ...
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‘Life-threatening’ unregulated at-home treatments sparked by research linking autism to gut bacteria

A growing number are experimenting with specialized diets, probiotics, stool transplants and parasites, trying to game the gut to address ...