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African Illness: A Case of Parasites?

This case is based on a British patient presenting to a hospital with an array of symptoms after returning from an African safari. Students learn a ...


Are We Too Clean?

This case study focuses on the relationship between the microbiome (the suite of species that live in or on the human body) and autoimmune and alle ...


Building a More Intricate Web

This case study follows two beginning undergraduate researchers on a quest for a summer research project related to food web ecology. While writing ...


Coping with Infection

This interrupted case study introduces two distinct, but not mutually exclusive, strategies for defending against parasites: resistance and toleran ...


Host-Pathogen Interactions

This case study introduces students to the complex field of immunology and the wide variety of host-pathogen interactions that drive evolutionary c ...