Exposure to this food-borne pathogen can cause a rare brain cancer

Toxoplasma gondii is one of the common food-borne pathogens that shows affinity to neural tissue and may lead to cysts’ formation in the brain. Past studies have shown an association between glioma and increased prevalence of T gondii infection, but prospective studies are lacking. A new study examined the link between prediagnostic T gondii antibodies…Continue Reading

Coronavirus Exposure Rocks Trump’s New Leadership Team At DoD

A number of senior Department of Defense (DoD) officials including Acting Defense Secretary Christopher Miller were exposed to coronavirus following a meeting with a foreign diplomat this week, and one official has tested positive. Retired Army Brigadier General Anthony Tata, the Defense official performing the duties of Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, tested positive…Continue Reading