TWiP 21 – The giant intestinal worm, Ascaris lumbricoides

January 18, 2011

ascaris_adultsHost: Vincent Racaniello and Dickson Despommier

Vincent and Dickson review the biology and pathogenesis of Ascaris lumbricoides, one of the largest nematodes to infect humans.

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2 comments on “TWiP 21 – The giant intestinal worm, Ascaris lumbricoides

  1. Gertrud Rey May 25, 2017

    “Collected from one rural village in Bangladesh in a single day…”

    Yikes! Unfortunately I can’t unsee this.

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