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Colorado Springs Independent - Jan 27, 2011
You had a great time Friday night, hooking up with someone as lonely as you were. But did your partner, whom you might never see again, leave something behind to remember him or her by? Sexually transmitted infections have increased in number since ElĀ ...
 

Targeting the Biology of Parasite Behind African Sleeping Sickness


UB School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences News - Feb 27, 2017
Listed among the global great neglected diseases, African sleeping sickness and the livestock disease Nagana are caused by the parasite African trypanosomes. The researchers aim to illuminate the basic natural biology of the parasite, which is ...
 

Scientists effectively disrupt communication between parasites that spread disease


Science Daily - Mar 11, 2017
Traveling from host to host Michaeli's team, including students Dror Eliaz and Sriram Kannan, study trypanosomatids, single-cell parasites which cause major diseases such as African sleeping sickness, leishmaniosis and Chagas' disease, affecting ...
 

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Progress in Human African Trypanosomiasis, Sleeping Sickness by Michel Dumas


 

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The Colonial Disease: A Social History of Sleeping Sickness in Northern Zaire, 1


 

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Awakenings


by: Oliver Sacks
Awakenings--which inspired the major motion picture--is the remarkable story of a group of patients who contracted sleeping-sickness during the great epidemic just after World War I. Frozen for decades in a trance-like state, these men and women were given up as hopeless until 1969, when Dr. Oliver Sacks gave them the then-new drug L-DOPA, which had an astonishing, explosive, "awakening" effect. Dr. Sacks recounts the moving case histories of his patients, their lives, and the extraordinary transformations which went with their reintroduction to a changed world.
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Progress in Human African Trypanosomiasis, Sleeping Sickness


by: Michel Dumas, Bernard Bouteille, Alain Buguet
Human African Trypaniosomiasis (HAT) or sleeping sickness is an old disease to be now considered as reemergent. HAT is endemic in 36 sub-Saharan African countries, in areas where tsetse flies are found. The public health importance of HAT is underestimated, but the disease causes severe social disruption in many rural areas. Along the past fifteen years, numerous studies were made, and now, the mechanisms involved in the disease pathogenesis and in the characteristics of sleep-wake disruption become to be better understood.
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City and Colour - Sleeping Sickness


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City & Colour Sleeping Sickness


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City And Colour - Sleeping Sickness (Bravo! Live Concert Hall)


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African Sleeping Sickness (1988)


A film made for the Wellcome Trust on the history of research into trypanosomiasis. Traces the history of the disease from the 14th. to the 19th. century and ...
 

Sleeping sickness by trypanosoma


This disease video explains the sleeping sickness disease caused by trypanosoma and the symptoms of this disease and treatment. For more information, log ...