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*  Giardiasis
Giardia usually spreads when Giardia lamblia cysts within feces contaminate food or water which is then eaten or drunk. It may ... Many people with Giardia infections have no or few symptoms. They may, however, still spread the disease. Giardia are ... Center for Disease Control-Parasite division-Giardia "Parasites - Giardia, Prevention & Control". Centers for Disease Control ... Giardia is found on the surface of the ground, in the soil, in undercooked foods, and in water, and on hands without proper ...
*  Veterinary parasitology
Examples of protozoan parasites: Babesia divergens Balantidium coli Eimeria tenella Giardia lamblia (also known as Giardia ...
*  Giardia
... beltrani Giardia botauri Giardia bovis Giardia bradypi Giardia canis Giardia caprae Giardia cati Giardia caviae Giardia ... Giardia dasi Giardia equii Giardia floridae Giardia hegneri Giardia herodiadis Giardia hyderabadensis Giardia irarae Giardia ... Giardia sanguinis Giardia serpentis Giardia simoni Giardia sturnellae Giardia suricatae Giardia tucani Giardia varani Giardia ... marginalis Giardia melospizae Giardia nycticori Giardia ondatrae Giardia otomyis Giardia pitymysi Giardia pseudoardeae Giardia ...
*  Giardia lamblia
The names for the human parasite Giardia duodenalis, Giardia lamblia and Giardia intestinalis are all in common current use ... Protection Agency fact sheet on Giardia in water Giardia article at MicrobeWiki Video of Giardia Life Cycle Giardia and the ... Giardia lamblia, also known as Giardia intestinalis, is a flagellated parasite that colonizes and reproduces in the small ... Giardia lamblia image library GiardiaDB: The Giardia lamblia genome sequencing project Washington State Department of Health ...
*  History of emerging infectious diseases
In children, chronic Giardia infection can cause stunting (stunted growth) and lowered intelligence, Infection with Giardia is ... Giardiasis is a disease caused by infection with the protozoan Giardia lamblia. Infection with Giardia can produce diarrhea, ... until the 1970s when it was fully accepted that infection with Giardia was a treatable cause of chronic diarrhea: Giardia ... Giardia was thought in the 1950s to cause occasional problems of diarrhea in children but its appearance was so common and, in ...
*  Diarrhea
Parasites, particularly protozoa (e.g., Cryptosporidium spp., Giardia spp., Entamoeba histolytica, Blastocystis spp., ...
*  Mountain gorilla
Graczyk, T.K., Bosco-Nizeyi, J., Ssebide, B., Thompson, A., Read,C., and Cranfield, M.R. (2002). Anthropozoonotic Giardia ... Studies have found that water borne, gastrointestinal parasites such as Cryptosporidium sp., Microsporidia sp.,and Giardia sp. ... as a reservoir of Cryptosporidium parvum and Giardia duodenalis for local community and free-ranging gorillas". Parasitology ...
*  Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka
and Giardia sp. Infections in mountain gorillas (Gorilla gorilla beringei) of the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda. ...
*  North American beaver
New Zealand has giardia outbreaks, but no beavers, whereas Norway has plenty of beavers, but had no giardia outbreaks until ... The term "beaver fever" is a misnomer coined by the American press in the 1970s, following findings that the parasite Giardia ... Recent concerns point to domestic animals as a significant vector of giardia, with young calves in dairy herds testing as high ... Erlandsen SL; Sherlock LA; Bemrick WJ; Ghobrial H; Jakubowski W (January 1990). "Prevalence of Giardia spp. in Beaver and ...
*  Sexually transmitted infection
"Giardia, Epidemiology & Risk Factors". Center For Disease Control. July 13, 2012. Archived from the original on May 2, 2015. ...
*  Eurasian beaver
... positive for Giardia. New Zealand has Giardia but no beavers. In a 1995 paper recommending reintroduction of beaver to Great ... Advances in Giardia research. Calgary, Alberta, Canada: University of Calgary Press. pp. 227-236. Erlandsen SL, Sherlock LA, ... The misnomer 'beaver fever' was invented by the American press in the 1970s after an outbreak of Giardia lamblia, which causes ... Recent concerns point to domestic animals as a significant vector of Giardia, with young calves in dairy herds testing as high ...
*  Hydrogenosome
Giardia, Entamoeba). Metronidazole is taken up by diffusion. Once taken up by anaerobes, it is non-enzymatically reduced by ... Giardia lamblia, Entamoeba sp., and Hexamita inflata). Using information obtained from hydrogenosomal and biochemical cytology ...
*  Protozoa
Examples of protozoan meiotic sexuality are described in the articles Amoebozoa, Giardia lamblia, Leishmania, Plasmodium ... Giardia lamblia) Amoeboids (e.g., Entamoeba histolytica) Sporozoans (e.g., Plasmodium knowlesi) Apicomplexa (now in Alveolata) ...
*  Hexamita
It is related to Giardia. H. columbae and H. meleagridis lives in the intestines of birds. H. muris and H. pitheci lives in the ... Moon T, Wilkinson JM, Cavanagh HM (November 2006). "Antiparasitic activity of two Lavandula essential oils against Giardia ...
*  Wilderness-acquired diarrhea
Giardia cysts were found in fecal samples from two people after the trip, but they were asymptomatic. A third person was ... Giardia lamblia cysts usually do not tolerate freezing although some cysts can survive a single freeze-thaw cycle. Cysts can ... Studies of trips that are much longer than the average incubation period, e.g. a week for Cryptosporidium and Giardia, are less ... The infectious dose of giardia, however, is very low, with about 2% chance of infection from a single cyst. Also, very few ...
*  Cell nucleus
Other examples include the intestinal parasites in the genus Giardia, which have two nuclei per cell. In humans, skeletal ... Adam RD (December 1991). "The biology of Giardia spp". Microbiol. Rev. 55 (4): 706-32. PMC 372844 . PMID 1779932. McInnes, A; ...
*  Portable water purification
"The effect of UV light on the inactivation of Giardia lamblia and Giardia muris cysts as determined by animal infectivity assay ... This method may not be adequate in killing Giardia cysts in cold water. An advantage of using iodine crystals is that only a ... Studies have shown that UV doses at the levels provided by common portable UV units are effective at killing Giardia and that ... Giardia lamblia and Cryptosporidium spp., both of which cause diarrhea (see giardiasis and cryptosporidiosis) are common ...
*  Cryptosporidium hominis
Cacciò SM, Thompson RC, McLauchlin J, Smith HV (September 2005). "Unravelling Cryptosporidium and Giardia epidemiology". Trends ...
*  Coenocyte
Diplomonads, like Giardia, have two nuclei. See Plasmodium (life cycle). Ciliates have cells that contain two nuclei: a ...
*  Excavata
Giardia sp. (Metamonada: Fornicata: Diplomonadida) Hampl, V.; Hug, L.; Leigh, J. W.; Dacks, J. B.; Lang, B. F.; Simpson, A. G. ...
*  Pollution in Canada
"Giardia and Cyrptosporidium in Drinking Water". Health Canada. Retrieved 15 November 2012. "Inside Walkerton: Canada's Worst ... Drinking polluted water can also result in E. coli (as found in the 2000 outbreak in Walkerton), Giardia, or Cryptosporidium. ...
*  Host-pathogen interaction
Giardia lamblia was also discovered by Leeuwenhoeck in the 1600s, but it wasn't found to be pathogenic until the 1970s, when an ... Giardia lamblia cysts given in capsules". American journal of hygiene. 59 (2): 209-20. doi:10.1093/oxfordjournals.aje.a119634. ...
*  Drinking water
Additional contaminants include protozoan oocysts such as Cryptosporidium sp., Giardia lamblia, Legionella, and viruses ( ...
*  1998 Sydney water crisis
Low levels of cryptosporidium and giardia were first detected in the water supply on 21 July. The levels were within acceptable ... Francis, Geoff; Hicks, Peter (16 September 1998). "David Hill: from Giardia to Labor MP?". Green Left Weekly. Retrieved 16 ... The 1998 Sydney water crisis involved the suspected contamination by the microscopic pathogens cryptosporidium and giardia of ... severely overestimating levels of cryptosporidium and giardia present in the water, with the recorded levels exposed as not ...
*  Small nucleolar RNA-derived microRNA
However the miRNA processing protein dicer is found in Giardia. A 26 nucleotide RNA, miR2, is processed from the Giardia ... Five of the Giardia lamblia snoRNAs have no complementarities to rRNA, implying that they may have a different function. ... Giardia lamblia produces at least 20 snoRNAs. SnoRNAs guide the modification of rRNA, and contain a region of 10 - 21 ... MicroRNAs are derived from five of the box C/D snoRNAs from Giardia lamblia: The microRNA miR2 is derived from the snoRNA ...