Her research interests include the transmission ecology of Bprocyonis roundworms
and the link between human land use and disease transmission.
RICHARD III suffered from a roundworm
infection, research conducted on his skeleton has suggested.
King Richard III suffered from a roundworm
infection, with foot-long parasites living in his intestines.
The samples revealed 118 'lemon-shaped' Trichuris trichiura eggs -- a type of roundworm
commonly called the whipworm -- as well as 1,179 Ascaris lumbricoides, or giant roundworm
In the case of roundworms
and hookworms, the later stages of pregnancy is when these pests activate and infect the soon to be born puppies.
WE INTRODUCED YOU TO A MICROSCOPIC ROUNDWORM
CALLED THE PINEWOOD NEMATODE.
Princeton University biologist Coleen Murphy and her colleagues study aging in the roundworm
, Caenorhabditis elegans.
In the small intestine, roundworms
compete with the dog for nutrients, resulting in stunted growth in pups and general poor health in all dogs.
You can get varieties that kill just tapeworms, or others that kill roundworms
are often transmitted from the mother to the newborn, and coccidia frequently occur during the first month of life.
De-worming treatment should be targeted towards tapeworms and roundworms
A number of trematodes, thin nematodes, and four roundworms
were obtained from the alimentary tract.