chagas

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Shedding Light on NTDs: Chagas
Jun 20, 2018 | Lauren Goodwin

  Welcome back to “Shedding Light on NTDs”! This week, we are looking at Chagas disease, also known as American trypanosomiasis, which is a parasitic...

Guinea Pig in the Time of Chagas
Jun 28, 2015 | Colleen Nguyen

Although endemic in parts of Latin America, studies show that it is hard to transmit Chagas disease. Research studies have estimated that for one...

“The Silent Killer”: Chagas Disease
May 9, 2012 | Jane Huston

A little-known but deadly disease is making its presence felt in the southwestern United States. Chagas disease, sometimes called the “silent killer...