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What is implanted into the mosquito's gut wall?
Gentamicin is an example of which type of protein synthesis inhibitor?
Name one of 2 types of antibiotic that target nucleotide synthesis
Important vector of Leishmania
Full name of a gram positive coccus that comes in pairs?
Ciprofloxaxin is an example of which type of DNA gyrase inhibitor?
Full name of a gram negative bacillus?
A filarial worm found in E & SE Asia, lives in the lymphatic system
Definitive host of toxoplasma gondii
Which opportunistic bacteria invade the CNS during AIDS and cause meningitis?
Full name of hookworm species most commonly found in North Asia, South America, the Med?
Full name of a gram negative bacillus?
Name one of three species of Schistosoma
More common name for African Trypanosomiasis?
The species name of one of three yeast-like fungi (genus is candida)
Full name of a gram positive bacillus?
Which medication kills protoscolices, e.g. in Hydatid disease?
Full name of a gram negative diplococcus?
The species name of one of three yeast-like fungi (genus is candida)
Which drug is used to treat leishmaniasis?
Phylum of malaria?
One of two drugs used against dermatophytes
Name a type of beta-lactam antibiotic
A filarial worm that circulates in the skin and eye?
Both drugs used against Plasmodium vivax
What classification of fungus is Aspergillus fumigatus
Which opportunistic bacteria invade the lungs during leukaemia?
Zygotes inside a mosquito develop into what?
Full name of a gram negative bacillus?
Full name of a gram positive coccus that comes in bunches?
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A filarial worm found in the tropics, lives in the lymphatic system
Medication against Enterobius/ thread/ pinworm?
Full name of a gram negative bacillus?
Name a type of glycopeptide antibiotic
Name one of three species of Schistosoma
What is the name of dog tapeworm disease?
Would you like an extra mark to cheer you up?
Treatment against Bancroftian filariasis
Name one of 2 types of antibiotic that target nucleotide synthesis
Vector for African Trypanosomiasis?
Which family of helminth is always hermaphroditic?
What type of fungus can exist in two forms? E.g. Histoplasma capsulatum
A liposomal IV drug used against Cryptococcus neoformans
The species name of one of three yeast-like fungi (genus is candida)
Full name of hookworm species most commonly found in the West?
What is the technical name for river blindness?
Antihelminthic medication effective against flatworms
Clarithromycin is an example of which type of protein synthesis inhibitor?
An oral drug used against yeast-like fungi
Name a type of beta-lactam antibiotic
Full name of a gram positive bacillus?
Doxycycline is an example of which type of protein synthesis inhibitor?
Name one of three species of Schistosoma
The name of the stinger that mosquitoes have?
A filarial worm which lives subcutaneously as an adult and in the blood as microfilariae
Full name of a gram positive coccus that comes in chains?
Drug against river blindness
Vector for Latin American Trypanosomiasis?
Which helminth (full name) causes dog tapeworm?

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