Vincent and Dickson discuss the spread of P. knowlesi in Malaysia, and how Leishmania parasites protect the sandfly gut from bacterial infection.
Download TWiP #79 (65 MB .mp3, 91 minutes).
Links for this episode:
- Spread of P. knowlesi in Malaysia (NY Times)
- Climate change in Europe and vector transmitted disease (Infez Med)
- Colonisation resistance in the sandfly gut (Parasites & Vectors)
- Car Talk co-host dies
- Early Career Scientists Symposium
- Image credit: Anne Marie
- Letters read on TWiP 79
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