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parasite

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Eeww: iPhone microscope spots parasitic worm eggs

An iPhone outfitted with a cheap ball lens showed 70 percent sensitivity in finding worm eggs.

By March 14, 2013

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Lab on a chip puts the pressure on a parasite

A simple device could help researchers better observe how well different compounds fight the increasingly drug-resistant malaria parasite.

By February 28, 2012

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At last, Google has some parasites

Canadian car rental company AutoShare and indie band the Editors both find inspired ways to use Street View to advertise themselves.

By December 1, 2009

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Wikia Search launches parasitic search bar

Clever but a little hinky: You can now rate Google results for including in Wikia Search.

By August 6, 2008

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Creditors begin a Thanksgiving feast with the ultimate parasite, SCO Group

SCO is being eaten alive. Finally.

By November 16, 2007

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FlipStart UMPC gets a parasitic camera

An interesting idea whose time has not yet come.

By September 26, 2007

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Anti-missile tech could help combat malaria

Heat-seeking technology developed for the military's Javelin missile program might soon be used to save rather than destroy.

By July 17, 2014

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Researchers closing in on effective malaria vaccine

The early stage clinical trial is small, but out of the 15 volunteers given the highest dose of a malaria vaccine, 12 are showing total resistance to the disease.

By August 8, 2013

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Itch at first bite: Researchers capture unnerving video of mosquitoes feeding

A mosquito lands on your leg. It takes you a few minutes to notice, but in that time a lot has happened. Check out some amazing footage of mosquito probes breaking through skin and searching for blood vessels.

By August 7, 2013

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Researchers bypass blood work, favoring lasers to detect malaria

Using the same tech a destroyer uses to detect a submarine, a new diagnostic tool listens for the sound of popping vapor nanobubbles -- a telltale sign that malaria parasites are dining.

By January 8, 2014