The SCAN team are working in partnership with international research collaborations on Schistosomiasis related research.
Processing samples in the field laboratory in Niger.
We are working in partnership with SCORE on a 5 year project investigating the effect of different treatment regimes on schistosomiasis, led by the University of Georgia.
The resulting data will present a unique opportunity to compare the effects of different intervention strategies on the disease.
We are also involved in a related collaborative research partnership, the Zanzibar elimination of schistosomiasis transmission (ZEST) a global health initiative to eliminate the disease in this location.
We aim to serve the schistosomiasis research community by
We welcome contact from all interested parties.
Russell Stothard (UK)
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
Dan Colley (US)
University of Georgia
Charles King (US)
Case Western Reserve University
We welcome collaboration with the schistosomiasis research community.
For more information please contact SCAN manager
Schistosome researcher and Culture Facility Laboratory Manager, responsible for molecular collections development.
Natural History Museum,
London, SW7 5BD, UK.