We would like to start the new year with good news - there has been great progress towards targets of eliminating soil-transmitted helminths in… Read more »
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The micropolitics of healthcare, primary care in the midst of the opioid epidemic, contaminated wooly mammoth DNA, and more.
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Researchers from the UK and Senegal assessed the reliability of facial cleanliness indicators used to measure a key component of… Read more »
Investigating the importance of the Schistosome digestive tract in host immune evasion, parasite survival and novel vaccine development
An investigation into schistosome digestive tract development reveals that the oesophageal gland, a site of protein secretion and… Read more »
In this study, researchers explored the benefits and outcomes of different treatment strategies in reducing schistosomiasis in… Read more »
Field studies, conducted in Brazil, have been investigation the distance sand flies will fly to a trap baited with the… Read more »
Our new study published in One Health Outlook detected antibodies to ebolaviruses in people prior to the outbreak, suggesting… Read more »
For World AIDS Day 2020, this blog takes a look at studies registered at the ISRCTN registry during the previous 12 months.
Evaluation of DjinniChip, a simple, fast, and low-cost diagnostic assay for the detection of ocular Chlamydia trachomatis
In this study in Tanzania researchers evaluated a novel rapid diagnostic test for the detection of trachoma in near-elimination… Read more »
Laboratory members from the University of California, Irvine Malaria Initiative, and their collaborators, have been using a… Read more »