Saturday, 24 February 2018 15:38

The savvy physician tests the tissue - TWiP 147

The case of the New York Lawyer With A Foot Ulcer, and a survey of rodents for the raccoon roundworm in California.

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Saturday, 12 August 2017 19:20

An aberrant encounter - TWiP 137

The case of the Man from India with a Neck Lump, and explore the role of a transmissible dysbiotic skin microbiome in inflammation during cutaneous leishmaniasis.


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Wednesday, 12 July 2017 11:02

Daniel throws a softball - TWiP 136

TWiP solves the case of the Man from Queens with a Blister Burster, and explains the role of inflammatory monocytes during Leishmania infection of the skin.

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Monday, 06 February 2017 09:51

A virus walks into a parasite - TWiP 126

TWiP solves the case of the Peace Corps volunteer with diarrhea, and reveal how immunizing against a virus ameliorates exacerbated leishmaniasis.

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Monday, 26 September 2016 16:46

Parasitic puzzles - TWiP 117

The parasite prophets solve the case of the Thai Man with Abdominal Distention, and discuss the finding that metastatic leishmaniasis dependent on a virus can be prevented by blocking IL-17A.

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Saturday, 10 September 2016 20:24

One drug to rule them all - TWiP 116

The TWiPtoids solve the case of the Thai Fisherman with Chronic Diarrhea, and reveal a potential new drug for treatment of leishmaniasis, Chagas diseases, and sleeping sickness.

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The case of the Man from Assam is solved, and phagocytosis of Leishmania by B-1 cells is brought to you by the Three Twipeteers on this episode of TWiP.

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