toxoplasma gondii

Scientists Link ‘Cat’ Parasite To Common Neurological Disorders

Scientists Link ‘Cat’ Parasite To Common Neurological Disorders

A new study shows that Toxoplasma gondii — a brain parasite often transmitted to humans by cats — triggers various changes in the human brain which potentially allow the pathogen to exacerbate several pre-existing neurological conditions. It’s a worrisome finding given that around eight million Australians are infected with the…