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Intermediate hosts

Intermediate host

(Science: epidemiology) see vector.


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cool parasite video of snail getting takenover by fluke worm

Several parasites reverse the instinct to flle the light in hosts, increasing the chances that the intermediate host will get eaten by the definitive host. In most cases, no one has figured out ...

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by Darby
Thu Jan 11, 2007 10:41 pm
 
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Topic: cool parasite video of snail getting takenover by fluke worm
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The Fiber Disease

... Biol, 2002 Aug 23, 321(4), 621 - 36 Crystal structures of the reaction intermediate and its homologue of an extradiol-cleaving catecholic dioxygenase; ... provisioning and fecundity . As a result of co-evolution with hosts over millions of years, these mutualists have lost the ability to survive ...

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by tamtam
Sun Nov 26, 2006 3:37 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... Biol, 2002 Aug 23, 321(4), 621 - 36 Crystal structures of the reaction intermediate and its homologue of an extradiol-cleaving catecholic dioxygenase; ... provisioning and fecundity . As a result of co-evolution with hosts over millions of years, these mutualists have lost the ability to survive ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Fri Nov 24, 2006 3:33 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... Second, we describe possible coadaptations between elements and their hosts that appear to have evolved because of selection to reduce the deleterious ... that use reverse transcriptase to transpose by means of an RNA intermediate. They include long terminal repeat retrotransposons and long ...

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by codon blue
Tue Nov 14, 2006 8:04 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... long and are enclosed in a spherical, semirigid vitelline membrane. The intermediate host for S stilesi is the female horn fly, Haematobia irritans ... to be active against Habronema spp in the stomach. Control of the fly hosts and regular collection and stacking of manure, together with anthelmintic ...

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by Skytroll
Thu Jul 06, 2006 4:19 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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