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Why is the Varroa Mite so virulent considering they are completely reliant on their bee hosts for transport, reproduction and as their sole food source?
"A parasite an organism that lives in or on an organism of another species (its host) and benefits by deriving nutrients at the other's expense...
Treatments for human afflictions can be found in the most obscure places and in the strangest creatures.
Students discuss their experiences of parasitology courses at ANU: Parasitology BIOL3142 and Appreciating Parasites: From Molecules to Ecosystems BIOL3210.
In this video Dr Alex Maier talks about how a collaboration between ANU and Humboldt University is investigating new interdisciplinary approaches to...
Love the parasite you're with - the entertaining life of unwelcome guests from flea circuses to Aliens »
In fiction and popular culture, parasitic characters appear as a metaphor for the threat and spread of disease.
I was fortunate to be given the opportunity to do a malaria physiology project with Kiaran Kirk and Kevin Saliba, and I have been doing research ever since.
My group focuses on understanding the function of integral membrane transporters and receptors from a structural perspective.
Professor Susan Howitt reflects on being a scientist
Read how Yu Zhou's PhD research is improving photosynthesis to feed the world: the red algae story.
Lauren Harrison, a PhD student in RSB, writes about what it’s like to be a woman in science and the importance of mentoring.
Dr Terry Neeman is our in-house Biostatistician in Biology. She writes about why maths and statistics are so critical to science for International Day of Women...