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					  Protists: Amoeba

By CJ Powell and Seth Lamm
      Who Discovered It?
• The amoeba was
 first discovered by
 August Johann
 Rösel von Rosenhof
 in 1757.
    What Disease Does it
          Cause?
• Amoebas cause a very rare form of
 meningitis.
      What is the Cure?
• Meningitis can be cured with
 antibiotics
          Case History
• http://www.medscape.com/viewarticl
 e/494662
              Works Cited
• Hsieh, Charlotte. "Medscape." Two Enigmatic
  Cases of Meningitis . 12/08/2004. Authors and
  Disclosures . 13 5 2009
  <http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/494662>.
• "Amoeba (genus)." Wikipedia, The Free
  Encyclopedia. 10 May 2009, 14:00 UTC. 13 May
  2009
  <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Amoe
  ba_(genus)&oldid=289065833>.

				
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