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Hi. My name is Sebastian Lourido. I’m a member of the Whitehead Institute and an Assistant Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. I’d like to give you an overview of this remarkable phylum of organisms called the apicomplexan parasites through the lens of one of them: Toxoplasma gondii. But before I do

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My name is Sebastian Lourido. I’m a member of the Whitehead Institute and an Assistant Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. I’m going to tell you about the genetic approaches that we’re using in our lab to study Toxoplasma gondii. In my previous lecture, I introduced the life cycle of Toxoplasma and

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