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Researchers report on PCR screening for potentially zoonotic pathogens detected in the faecal samples of wild and semi-captive… Read more »
Heartworm infection is already prevalent in wolves that have recolonized the known heartworm-endemic area in Northern Italy.
In the wake of the wildfires burning throughout the western U.S., it is timely to explore recent studies examining the effects of… Read more »
Researchers from Benin and France uncovered a missing piece of the puzzle for human-cattle schistosome hybridization.
Schistosomiasis is a ‘neglected tropical disease’ caused by infection with a freshwater parasitic worm. But is it still a… Read more »
For a bit of fun we have put together a small cryptic crossword puzzle where the answers relate to parasite and vectors. Hope you… Read more »
A new study investigates the effectiveness of mass drug administration to reduce prevalence of mites that cause scabies and their… Read more »
Springing into action: scientists flock to Aberystwyth to discuss parasites (sometimes parasites and sheep!) at annual British… Read more »