Rickettsial Research and Ruminations with Kevin Macaluso, PhD

2 Nov 2020 10:45 AM | Sheilah Jewart (Administrator)

Kevin Macaluso, joins the show to discuss something you might not have even heard of: Rickettsiology.

  • What types of symptoms arise when tick-borne spotted fever goes undetected in the host
  • In what ways rickettsia behave like viruses, and how they use host cell molecules to move around and penetrate neighboring cells
  • What types of vector, host, and pathogenic variables are at play in the transmission biology of rickettsia



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