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Study Plumbs Workings of Deadly Parasite

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Study Plumbs Workings of Deadly Parasite

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Study Plumbs Workings of Deadly Parasite

Study Plumbs Workings of Deadly Parasite

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Scientists writing in Nature magazine this week have unraveled the genetic tricks of an intestinal parasite called Entamoeba histolytica — a major cause of infection and death in the developing world.