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Registration open for BSP Spring Meeting 2017

posted 13 days ago

Registration is now open for the British Society for Parasitology Spring Meeting, to be held in Dundee from 2nd April to 5th April 2017. WormBase ParaSite will be present throughout the conference, including a workshop session.

Evolution of pathogen and parasite avoidance behaviours – Theo Murphy meeting

posted 24 days ago

Monday 12 – Tuesday 13 June 2017  The Royal Society at Chicheley Hall, home of the Kavli Royal Society International Centre Organised by Dr Rachel McMullan and Cecile Sarabian https://royalsociety.org/science-events-and-lectures/2017/06/evolution-pathogen-parasite/ Dear Colleague I am organising an exciting 2-day, residential-style meeting at Royal Society Chicheley Hall on 12-13 June 2017 entitled, Evolution of pathogen and parasite [read more]

Featured Paper:Genomes of Fasciola hepatica

posted 1 month ago

We would like to point you to Genomes of Fasciola hepatica from the Americas Reveal Colonization with Neorickettsia Endobacteria Related to the Agents of Potomac Horse and Human Sennetsu Fevers. by McNutty SN, et al. published in PLOS Genetics. It not only describes the genome of Fasciola hepatica, as can be seen on WormBase ParaSite, [read more]

Featured Paper: trehalose-6-phosphate phosphatase evolution in parasitic nematodes

posted 1 month ago

We would like to draw your attention to the paper Probing function and structure of trehalose-6-phosphate phosphatases from pathogenic organisms suggests distinct molecular groupings. by Megan Cross, et al.

Molecular Helminthology Meeting in Cape Cod (19th-22nd March 2017)

posted 1 month ago

Join WormBase ParaSite at the “Molecular Helminthology: An Integrated Approach” conference, which will be held from 19th to 22nd March 2017 in Cape Cod, MA, USA.