James Small

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A Breakdown of How Real-World Zombie Parasites Control Plants and Animals in Nature

In a recent episode of the PBS Digital Studios series <i>It’s Okay To Be Smart</i>, host Joe Hanson explains how different real-world zombie parasites …

10 Surprising Things Insurance Covers

Accidents happen. That’s why you have insurance. You’re probably familiar with the common calamities that are covered by standard policies. House …

Health Care

Understanding Human Variation in Infectious Disease Susceptibility through Clinical and Cellular GWAS

1. Raychaudhuri S (2011) Mapping rare and common causal alleles for complex human diseases. Cell 147: 57–69.<p>2. Allison AC (1954) Protection afforded …

The Role of Mast Cells in the Defence against Pathogens

1. Abraham SN, St John AL (2010) Mast cell-orchestrated immunity to pathogens. Nat Rev Immunol 10: 440–452.<p>2. Dawicki W, Marshall JS (2007) New and …

Host Defense via Symbiosis in Drosophila

1. Cirimotich CM, Dong Y, Clayton AM, Sandiford SL, Souza-Neto JA, et al. (2011) Natural microbe-mediated refractoriness to <i>Plasmodium</i> infection in</i> …

Five Things to Know about Genetically Modified (GM) Insects for Vector Control

1. Alphey L, Benedict MQ, Bellini R, Clark GG, Dame DA, et al. (2010) Sterile-insect methods for control of mosquito-borne diseases: an analysis. …

Emerging Infectious Diseases: Threats to Human Health and Global Stability

1. Fauci AS, Morens DM (2012) The perpetual challenge of infectious diseases. N Engl J Med 366: 454–461.<p>2. Committee on Microbial Threats to Health, …

Chiggers Bites Treatment and Chigger Bite

What are chiggers?<p>Chiggers are the juvenile form (larvae) of a certain type of mite of the family Trombiculidae. Mites are arachnids (like spiders …

Scabies Mite Origin

Scabies Introduction<p>Scabies is a contagious ectoparasite skin condition caused by the mite Sarcoptes scabiei var. hominis (No relation to lice). In …

New Music: Chevy Woods “30 Deep”

Loving The Crew.<p>The Taylors roll deep. And from left to right, Chevy Woods is leading the pack on his brand new single. Cop it on iTunes now.

New Music: Jennifer Lopez Ft. French Montana, Big Sean & Tyga “I Luh Ya Papi (DJ Khaled Remix)”

More Papis.<p>J. Lo’s got more love to give. And under Khaled’s direction, she now adds Tyga for one final mix. The only thing missing is the papi who …

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Stream live games, check the latest scores or watch the best highlights with the best brand in sports: ESPN. Pick your favorite teams and leagues to …