Toxoplasma gondii

Study Reveals How Tiny Suicide-Inducing "Cat Parasite" Hijacks Human Brain

By | Sat, 12/08/2012 - 14:49

Researchers have for the first time discovered how the clever "cat parasite," previously found to alter behavior and increase the risk of self-harm and suicide in infected humans, enters the brain to influence its host.

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Feline Friends Are Dangerous For Your Health

By | Fri, 09/07/2012 - 13:54

In the United Kingdom cats are posing a severe health threat, infecting 350,000 individuals with the parasite Toxoplasma gondii.