Thursday, November 26, 2015

Research Headlines - Reducing wriggle room for parasitic flatworms (via Research & Innovation)

About 300 million people in 75 tropical and sub-tropical countries are infected with Schistosoma flatworms, which cause a debilitating disease. An EU-funded project looked into a new way of fighting the parasites: tackling specific enzymes in the worms to modify gene expression and stop their development in its tracks.

from EUROPA - Syndicated Research News Feed

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