Pigs carry parasite that causes diarrhea in people, researchers say

04/13/2012 | LiveScience.com

A parasite that causes diarrhea in humans and is especially prevalent in developing countries with poor sanitation systems has also been discovered in pigs, according to new research published in the journal Emerging Infectious Diseases. The findings may help explain how the Dientamoeba fragilis parasite is spread in people.

View Full Article in:

LiveScience.com

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Attorney
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration Office of the Chief Counsel
Silver Spring, MD, MD
Counsel – Regulatory Affairs
RAI Services Company
Winston Salem, NC
Senior Manager, Clinical Affairs - Advanced Technology
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA
Director, Litigation & Investigations EMEA
Gilead Sciences
Stockely Park
Assistant General Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel
Genentech
South San Francisco, CA