- Toxoplasma gondii, an obligate intracellular protozoan
- Environmental exposure to oocysts (cat feces) or food exposure (undercooked meat containing tissue cysts) leads to human infection.
- Infection lifelong; disease due to reactivation of latent tissue cysts. No transmission by person-to–person contact.
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