The PARAGONE participants were delighted to see that a Nobel prize had been awarded to the discoverers of Ivermectin. William C. Campbell and Satoshi Ōmura discovered the new drug, Avermectin. Ivermectin, a derivative of this drug, has radically lowered the incidence…
Mar Siles, a member of the Paragone H2020 team, has become director of IRNASA.
Dr Al Nisbet from Moredun visits Gran Canaria partners to discuss vaccination against worms in small ruminants and to kick off the first vaccine trial of the PARAGONE programme.
SCOTS scientists have made a breakthrough which could provide relief to asthma sufferers across the world – by “silencing” the genes of the European house dust mite. Read full article
Hosted at the Manchester Conference Centre on 5th - 6th January 2016, the UK Veterinary Vaccinology Network is hosting it's second annual conference. Conference themes will include presentations from international experts in vaccinology: Transcriptomics: Global Immune Responses Novel Vaccines Funders/Early…
Cattle farmer stakeholders, check out the groovy new COWS leaflet on the responsible use of dewormers in cattle at: http://www.cattleparasites.org.uk/guidance/Cows%20Farmer%20Leaflet.pdf
Many of us are heading of to WAAVP15 (http://www.waavp2015.com) in Liverpool this Sunday. A number of the PARAGONE members will be talking at this international parasitology meeting. Hope to see you there!