Whole host of worms: Model may explain persistent parasites

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Whole host of worms: Model may explain persistent parasites
Pocket Science: Exploring the 'What,' 'So what' and 'Now what' of Husker research

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Video: A Whole Host of Worms

Welcome to Pocket Science: a glimpse at recent research from Husker scientists and engineers. For those who want to quickly learn the “What,” “So what” and “Now what” of Husker research.

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University Communication is introducing whiteboard-style animations to its Pocket Science series.

The first outlines research from Clay Cressler of biological sciences, who helped develop a model that may solve a mystery: Why do parasitic worms persist in some people but not others?

To read an in-depth story on Cressler's work, click here.

And for photos of Nebraska's world-renowned parasite collection, check out the Exposure story below.