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Parasites and vectors

Human disease research

By studying parasites and the vectors that carry them, our scientists are contributing towards the control of devastating human diseases.

Animal and forensic parasitology

Our research into fly-borne disease and the identification of parasites helps forensic science, wildlife, vets and farmers.

000E Acari research 0806

Parasitic genomics 

We are characterising parasitic genomes and using the data for evolutionary developmental biology, phylogenomics and targeted drug design.

059F Molecular facilities 0128

0042 Molecular laboratories 202E

Providing facilities and expertise for interdisciplinary research in molecular sciences.

Opportunities

Providing facilities and expertise for interdisciplinary research in molecular sciences. 

Attend seminars and conferences for scientists

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