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Terri L. Meinking, Ph.D.

Title:  President
Company: Global Health Association of Miami, Inc.
Location: Coral Gables, FL United States
Distinguished Member 205 more words


Chagas Disease vaccine works in mice

Chagas disease, caused by Trypanosoma cruzi and transmitted by insects in Latin America is among the most common tropical diseases, and so far without effective vaccine. 539 more words



Hello and welcome to “Holy Hymenoptera!”

I’m Ryan, a final year Biological Sciences student at the University of East Anglia in Norwich, UK. Having recently finished my dissertation (and deciding that I wasn’t busy enough with Master’s applications and revision for my upcoming exams), I’ve started this blog to share my fascination with a group of insects known as the eusocial Hymenoptera, which comprises the bees, wasps and ants. 166 more words


Doctor Death by Lene Kaaberbol

Where I Got It: Review copy from the publisher via Audiobook Jukebox (thanks!).

Narrator: Nicola Barber

Publisher: HighBridge (2015)

Length: 8 hours 53 minutes

Author’s Page… 602 more words


the hiding culprit

Growing up I was a champion hide-and-seek player.  Maybe it was because I was small and could fit into small spaces.  Maybe it was because I had more patience than others.  535 more words

A Novel Target for a Malaria Vaccine?

Antibodies to PfSEA-1 Block Parasite Egress from RBCs and Protect Against Malaria Infection

Hundreds of millions of people worldwide are infected with the malaria parasite. Of the five species of Plasmodium that infect humans, P. 464 more words

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