Pathobiology Calendar

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Monday, April 29, 2019

    • 12:00 pm
    • 1261 Vet Med Basic Sciences Bldg., 2001 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, Ill.

    Toxoplasma gondii, a protozoan parasite transmitted by cats, infects all animals, including a staggering one-third of the human population. The parasite persists in the host for life and has been associated with behavioral changes in rodents and linked to schizophrenia in humans. Sullivan presents promising new treatments that target the latent stage of T. gondi.