Unformatted text preview: understand how parasites develop drug resistance? What criteria/information is explicitly important in the diagnosis of a disease? How can we determine where/when/how a disease has historically impacted human populations? Terms to know: evolution disease commensalism mutualism parasitism worms fungi protozoa bacteria viruses prions natural selection negative (or purifying) selection directional selection balancing selection selection crowd disease domestication epidemic pandemic sickle-cell anemia G6PD deficiency hemoglobin lesion acute vs. chronic disease symptoms anemia host resistance pathogenicity host/vector host switch symptomatic asymptomatic prodrome Plasmodium Anopheles clastic lesion blastic lesion transmission virulence epidemiology...
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2008 for the course ASM 294 taught by Professor Forget during the Spring '08 term at ASU.
- Spring '08