Evolutionary ecology of bumble bees and their parasites
Prof M Brown
Applications accepted all year round
Research in my group addresses questions about the evolutionary ecology of host-parasite associations, using bumble bees as hosts and their natural complement of parasites.
Investigating Cryptosporidium host-parasite interactions
Dr A Tsaousis
20 March 2019
Cryptosporidium is a single-celled intracellular eukaryotic parasite infecting nearly all animals. Members of this group are also opportunistic parasites of immunocompromised humans, causing cryptosporidiosis, the second most prevalent diarrhoeal disease in children.
North Tyne Crayfish Investigation.
Dr C Walsh
31 December 2019
This project is part of the ONE Planet DTP. Find out more here. https://research.ncl.ac.uk/one-planet/.