Brain-eating amoeba found in Louisiana parish’s water system: Report

Brain-eating amoeba, also known as Naegleria fowleri, has been reportedly found in an area of Terrebonne Parish.

Amoeba study puts bite on dysentery

An amoeba parasite that causes potentially fatal dysentery in poor countries wreaks its havoc by eating intestinal cells alive, scientists reported today.

`Brain-eating` amoeba kills 40-year-old Pakistani

Naegleria fowleri, a waterborne organism commonly known as the "brain-eating" amoeba, has led to the death of a 40-year-old man in Pakistan`s Karachi port city, the third such case this year.

Why doesn`t cheating pay in the amoeba world

Cheaters may prosper in the short term, but they are doomed to fail, at least in the microscopic world of amoebas, say researchers.

Why doesn`t cheating pay in the amoeba world

Cheaters may prosper in the short term, but they are doomed to fail, at least in the microscopic world of amoebas, say researchers.