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Sentences with the noun Amoeba

2 examples:

I feel like an amoeba.

A teenager from Ohio died on June 19 from a rare, brain-eating amoeba after a rafting trip at the U.S. National Whitewater Center (USNWC) in Charlotte on June 8. The amoeba is often found in soil and warm freshwater.
(Tech Times - Health, )

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A deadly amoeba took the life of a 21-year-old California woman on June 20. Are you in danger this summer from this water-borne illness?
(Tech Times - Health, )

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Amoeba is animalcular.

Amoeba relates to protozoa.

The English word "amoeba" and the Japanese word "tatoeba" don't rhyme.

This rare brain-eating amoeba travels up the nose to the brain and starts eating it.

Amoeba races demonstrate a fun way to promote interest in science.
(Nature, )

Of all the scary summertime bogeymen, amoeba might win any contest.
(Forbes - Business, )

Roughly 100 million years ago, an amoeba robbed a bacterium of its genes.
(UPI - Science News, )

Hurricane Irma could invite brain-eating amoeba to thrive in Florida waters.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Brain-eating amoeba, Naegleria fowleri found in water samples at Louisiana home.
(UPI - Health News, )

Zachary Reyna's organs were donated after he lost battle with brain-eating amoeba.
(USA Today - National, )

An amoeba that eats human brains has been detected in the tap water of New Orleans.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Brain-eating amoeba might be the only way to explain the government's energy policy.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

A British man lost his eye to a rare infection caused by an amoeba living in tap water.
(NBC Today, )

A 12-year-old Florida boy is battling a brain infection caused by a brain-eating amoeba.
(USA Today - National, )

A rare amoeba that feeds on the human brain was discovered to have killed a Kansas girl.
(Tech Times - Health, )

A young girl from Kansas has contracted a rare brain-eating amoeba infection that killed her.
(Tech Times - Health, )

New research shows that these bacteria can also protect the amoeba from environmental toxins.
(Science Daily - News, )

Officials say that a form of amoeba has been detected in the water supply system near New Orleans.
(Tech Times - Health, )

A rare, brain-eating amoeba contracted from lake water, takes the life of a 9-year-old Kansas girl.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

An amoeba that eats human brains has been detected in the tap water of St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana.
(Tech Times - Health, )

If this amoeba reaches your brain, the chances of death are high, but there are simple ways to avoid it.
(NBC News Health, )

A rare brain-eating amoeba that killed a 4-year-old boy in Louisiana may be a result of Hurricane Katrina.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

An Ohio teen died Sunday after contracting a suspected brain-eating amoeba while swimming in North Carolina.
(Fox News - Health, )

Terrebonne Parish, in southern Louisiana, found a potentially deadly brain-eating amoeba in its water system.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Two water systems in Louisiana tested positive for the presence of the brain-eating amoeba, Naegleria fowleri.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The fatal brain-eating amoeba has struck once again, this time claiming the life of a 14-year-old star athlete.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

A rare and deadly amoeba that eats away at brain tissue has been detected in a parish water supply in Louisiana.
(The Independent - World News, )

The 11-year-old South Carolina girl hospitalized after contracting a usually deadly brain-eating amoeba has died.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Zachary Reyna, 12, infected by a rare brain-eating amoeba, was taken off life support; his organs will be donated.
(Fox News - Health, )

The family of a girl who died after contracting brain amoeba infection is suing the U.S. National Whitewater Center.
(Tech Times - Health, )

A girl in South Carolina died after contracting brain-eating amoeba naegleria fowleri while swimming in Edisto River.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The parents of an 18-year-old woman who died from a brain-eating amoeba is suing the waterpark where she got infected.
(UPI - News, )

A deadly brain infection caused by an amoeba killed an Oklahoma man after a recent lake swim, state health officials said.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

HRLDRY, Amoeba, Origami Vinyl and other shops across the Southland plan special live shows, DJ sets and exclusive releases.
(August Brown in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

A brain-eating amoeba that lurks in fresh water has prompted warnings from Kansas officials after it killed a 9-year-old girl.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

The social amoeba Dictyostelium discoideum can farm symbiotic bacteria for food by carrying them from generation to generation.
(Science Daily - News, )

Louisiana officials said they have found traces of Naegleria fowleri, a brain-eating amoeba, in the Terrebonne Parish water system.
(Fox News - Health, )

Muffs leader Kim Shattuck repeated a mantra to herself just before her band's Tuesday-night performance at Hollywood's Amoeba Music.
(Todd Martens in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

A Brooklyn College student has died after contracting a rare brain-eating amoeba while swimming in a creek during a family vacation.
(Fox News - Health, )

Tests of a Louisiana parish's water supply confirmed the presence of a rare amoeba blamed for last month's death of a 12-year-old boy.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Naegleria fowleri has been confirmed in a boy who swam in Lake Minnewaska, marking the third case of the amoeba infection in Minnesota.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Bacterial meningitis killed a 14-year-old boy in Minnesota last month, not a brain-eating amoeba as some officials initially suspected.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

A 12-year-old Arkansas girl who survived a rare and often fatal infection caused by a brain-eating amoeba says she is lucky to be alive.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Amoeba Music in Hollywood has stood as a beacon for resilience in an industry disrupted by digital downloads and streaming music services.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals has confirmed the presence of a brain-eating amoeba at a water station in Ascension Parish.
(USA Today - National, )

Sebastian DeLeon, a 16-year-old boy from Florida, becomes the fourth survivor to recover from the highly deadly brain-eating amoeba infection.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Family members of a 12-year-old Florida boy who was infected by a rare and deadly amoeba say the organism that was attacking his brain is gone.
(Fox News - Health, )

The death of a 9-year-old girl from a brain-eating amoeba is a jolting reminder of the danger lurking in fresh water, a risk that could worsen.
(NBC News Health, )

Levels of a brain eating amoeba that killed an Ohio teenager at a water park were unusually high due to failure of sanitation system, says CDC.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

An amoeba that can cause a deadly infection has been found in the water system in St. Bernard Parish in southern Louisiana, health officials say.
(UPI - Health News, )

Scientists have discovered the use of a simple single-celled amoeba to understand the function of human proteins in causing Alzheimer’s disease.
(Science Daily - News, )

A woman, 21, from Bishop, California, died after an extremely uncommon amoeba called Naegleria fowleri gets into the nose and eats away at the brain.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

A popular North Carolina water park suspended part of its operation Friday after health officials found a brain-destroying amoeba in the water there.
(NBC News Health, )

A deadly waterborne amoeba that can get into the brain and kill has been found again in tap water in the New Orleans area, state health officials say.
(NBC News Health, )

Since 2001, Amoeba Music in Hollywood has stood as a beacon for resilience in an industry disrupted by digital downloads and streaming music services.
(Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

An Arkansas child has contracted a rare brain infection caused by an amoeba that entered the body while swimming in a water park, health officials said.
(UPI - Health News, )

The tiny single-cell amoeba ate away at Taiwanese undergraduate Lian Kao's sight because she didn't take out and clean the contacts once during that time.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Things are about to get very loud at Amoeba Records in Hollywood, where it’s a full house of head-bangers as the band Mastodon steps onto a small stage.
(Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

A child has died after contracting a rare but deadly brain-eating amoeba infection while visiting a home in Louisiana, according to state health officials.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Fox4KC reports Hally Yust died Wednesday after contracting Naegleria fowleri, an amoeba found in fresh water sources such as lakes, rivers and hot springs.
(Fox News - Health, )

An unidentified patient in Florida is being treated after being infected with a brain-eating amoeba last week, according to the Florida Department of Health.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

A professor of bacteriology has shown the first proof that a certain group of amoeba called dictyostelids can penetrate biofilms and eat the bacteria within.
(Science Daily - News, )

Swimmers enjoying the summer weather may want to take some extra precautions to prevent contracting a dangerous brain-eating amoeba called Naegleria fowleri.
(Fox News - Health, )

Shamees Aden, a graduate of Central Saint Martin's, London, designed the conceptual amoeba trainers to support the foot in a new way using futuristic materials.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

A parasitic amoeba that causes deadly brain infections has turned up in a warm spring in Grand Teton National Park, prompting a warning for those seeking a soak.
(Fox News - Health, )

A 12-year-old Arkansas girl who survived a rare and often fatal infection caused by a brain-eating amoeba went home Wednesday after being hospitalized since July.
(CBC News - World, )

Here, the authors show that such nets are also produced by so-called Sentinel cells in the multicellular slug stage of the social amoeba Dictyostelium discoideum.
(Nature Communications, )

A man from Oklahoma died after swimming in Lake Murray in Ardmore, where he was infected with Naegleria fowleri amoeba that causes Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The comprehensive phylogenomic analysis compares giant viruses that infect amoeba with tiny viruses known as virophages and to several groups of transposable elements.
(Science Daily - News, )

Samples taken from a water system that serves over 12,500 people in Louisiana reveal the presence of Naegleria fowleri, an amoeba that causes a deadly brain infection.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Leland Shoemake died in Atlanta on Friday from an infection caused by the amoeba Balamuthia mandrillaris after being hospitalized in a critical condition two weeks ago.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

The U.S. National Whitewater Center is temporarily suspending its operations after water samples turned up the amoeba believed to have caused the death of an Ohio teenager.
(Fox News - U.S., )

A new species of camoeba, a member of the amoeba family, was named after Gandalf, a fictional character in the high-fantasy novel, 'Lord of the Rings,' by J. R. R. Tolkien.
(Tech Times - Science, )

The accidental discovery of the giant virus of amoeba — Acanthamoeba polyphaga mimivirus (APMV; more commonly known as mimivirus) — in 2003 changed the field of virology.
(Nature Reviews Microbiology, )

A deadly, brain-eating amoeba has been found in the water supply of a Louisiana community near New Orleans, scaring residents and sending officials on the hunt for its source.
(CBC News - World, )

Stephen Souter, 63, from Devon, was diagnosed with acanthamoeba keratitis, an infection caused by an amoeba — a parasite found in almost all soil, fresh water and sea water.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Best of all: The tunes were spun inside Hollywood's famed Amoeba Music, where the likes of Marilyn Manson, Johnny Depp, Pink and The Beach Boys also performed during the evening.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Style & Culture, )

Andrew Carthew, from Wadebridge, Cornwall, was diagnosed with acanthamoeba keratitis - an infection caused by an amoeba - a parasite found in almost all soil, fresh and sea water.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

The Legionella genus includes opportunistic human pathogenic species that invade human cells using effector proteins that evolved during association with their natural amoeba hosts.
(Nature Genetics, )

Researchers based at the University of São Paulo have named a newly discovered species of amoeba after the wizard Gandalf due to its shells striking resemblance to the wizard's gray hat.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The Department of Health and Hospitals in Louisiana has confirmed that traces of the brain-eating amoeba known as Naegleria fowerli was found in the local water system of Terrebonne Parish.
(Tech Times - Health, )

A newfound amoeba species whose funnel-shaped shell resembles a wizard's hat has been named after one of the most famous warlocks: Gandalf, of J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

Wearing contacts for 10 years makes you six times more likely to suffer a serious eye infection - such as parasitic amoeba bugs that burrow into the cornea - compared to having laser eye surgery.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

All living things are made from cells; whether they are single-celled organisms like amoeba, or enormous entities like giant redwoods (in which millions of cells make up the body of the organism).
(Science Daily - News, )

Officials at the U.S. National Whitewater Center will have to rethink their facility's water testing and regulation after a single-celled, brain-eating amoeba took the life of an 18-year-old woman.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Michael Riley Jr., a teenage track star in Texas who has qualified for the Junior Olympics, has contracted a brain-eating amoeba after he and his teammates swam in a lake at the Sam Houston State Park.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Genome analysis of 38 different Legionella species has identified a vast repertoire of effectors, many of which are species-specific and were probably acquired from amoeba hosts or co-infecting pathogens.
(Nature Reviews Microbiology, )

Read the heartbreaking note from a 6-year-old boy who died from a rare amoeba called Balamuthia mandrillaris, which caused brain and spinal cord infection and was likely contracted while playing in the dirt.
(Tech Times - Health, )

It may also be responsible for the proliferation of a heat-loving amoeba commonly found in warm freshwater bodies, such as lakes, rivers and hot springs, which the drought has made warmer than usual this year.
(Science Daily - News, )

A pharmaceutical company has rushed a special drug that once saved the life of a girl who contracted a usually deadly brain-eating amoeba to a South Carolina hospital with its own patient fighting the disease.
(Fox News - Health, )

A Texas teen who was preparing for his first day as a freshman high school student is now battling for his life after doctors concluded he contracted a brain eating amoeba after jumping into a lake two weeks ago.
(Fox News - Health, )

Yersinia pestis, the bacterium that causes bubonic plague, can survive within the ubiquitous soil protozoan, the amoeba, by producing proteins that protect against the latter microbe's digestion, report scientists.
(Science Daily - News, )

Last month a shudder rumbled through the L.A. music world when news spread that Amoeba Music in Hollywood, the massive pop-culture retailer at the corner of Sunset and Cahuenga boulevards, might be forced to relocate.
(Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

An 11-year-old South Carolina girl has irreparable brain damage after contracting a rare, often-fatal infection caused by an amoeba from a river where she was swimming, according to a Facebook page set up on her behalf.
(Fox News - Health, )

Researchers have used the model of the social amoeba -- Dictyostelium discoideum -- to identify the genetic controls on how the amoeba differentiate the different bacteria and respond to achieve their goal of destruction.
(Science Daily - News, )

A South Florida boy has survived a rare brain-eating amoeba that kills most people, aided in part because a hard-to-get drug to fight the infection is made by a company in Orlando where he was hospitalized, doctors said Tuesday.
(Fox News - Health, )

A 12-year-old Arkansas girl has contracted parasitic meningitis, a rare and deadly disease caused by a brain-eating amoeba, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Arkansas Department of Public Health.
(Fox News - Health, )

One of this summer’s biggest health stories reads like something out of a science fiction novel: A brain-eating amoeba that resides in lakes and ponds, entering people’s bodies through their nostrils and ultimately killing them.
(Fox News - Health, )

The Minnesota Department of Health has reported that a child has been sickened by a rare form of meningitis called primary amebic meningoencephalitis after swimming in a lake that is believed to be infested by the Naegleria fowleri amoeba.
(Tech Times - Health, )

By serial ChIP- and RNA-sequencing, here, the authors show that GtaC, a GATA type transcription factor, exhibits temporally distinctive DNA binding and regulation of gene expression concordant with the development in the social amoeba Dictyostelium discoideum.
(Nature Communications, )

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