Playlist

Plasmodium – Protozoa (Hematologic Infection)

by Vincent Racaniello, PhD

My Notes
  • Required.
Save Cancel
    Learning Material 2
    • PDF
      Slides 10 Plasmodium MicrobiologyAdvanced.pdf
    • PDF
      Download Lecture Overview
    Report mistake
    Transcript

    00:01 Hello and welcome to Parasites: Plasmodium. We’re going to be going a bit deeper into diseases caused by several individual types of parasites. And after you've watched this lecture, you will know that the four different strains of human malaria parasites are transmitted by mosquitoes. You will be familiar with the Plasmodium lifecycle, both in the mosquito and in humans, and you’ll understand how to prevent and treat malaria.

    00:36 Just to remind you, protozoa are single celled eukaryotes and we’re going to be talking about protozoan parasites in the next few lectures, and these include the Plasmodium species, the causative agents of malaria.


    About the Lecture

    The lecture Plasmodium – Protozoa (Hematologic Infection) by Vincent Racaniello, PhD is from the course Parasites.


    Included Quiz Questions

    1. 4
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 1
    5. 6
    1. Plasmodium
    2. Leishmania donovani
    3. Roundworm
    4. Tapeworm
    5. Toxoplasma gondii
    1. Plasmodium berghei
    2. Plasmodium falciparum
    3. Plasmodium vivax
    4. Plasmodium malariae
    5. Plasmodium ovale
    1. Female Anopheles mosquito
    2. Male Anopheline mosquito
    3. Sporothrix schenckii
    4. Ixodes scapularis
    5. Tsetse fly
    1. They do not bite humans
    2. They do not carry plasmodium
    3. They do not have enzymes that permit plasmodium growth
    4. They do not have a feeding tube
    5. They have a thin proboscis
    1. Sporozoite
    2. Gamaeozoite
    3. Schizont
    4. Early Trophozoite
    5. Merozoite
    1. Merozoite
    2. Gamaeozoite
    3. Sporozoite
    4. Schizont
    5. Early Trophozoite
    1. Male and female gametocytes
    2. Male gametocytes
    3. Schizont
    4. Female gametocytes
    5. Merozoite

    Author of lecture Plasmodium – Protozoa (Hematologic Infection)

     Vincent Racaniello, PhD

    Vincent Racaniello, PhD


    Customer reviews

    (1)
    5,0 of 5 stars
    5 Stars
    5
    4 Stars
    0
    3 Stars
    0
    2 Stars
    0
    1  Star
    0