1. Jan 20,  · The most common form of brain tapeworm is the pork tapeworm -- Taenia solium. Taeniasis, the intestinal infection transmitted by the adult worm, is a .
  2. Aug 31,  · A parasitic worm that makes the grasshopper it invades jump into water and commit suicide does so by chemically influencing its brain, a study of the insects’ proteins reveal.
  3. As one infected pig may pass a mil- lion kidney worm eggs in a day, a pasture or hog lot can soon become heavily infested. PIGS BECOME INFECTED with kidney worms in two ways—by swallowing the larvae while feeding on or rooting in infested soil and by lying on infested soil—the larvae, stimulated by the warmth of the pig's body, are able to.

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