We are interested in uncovering the strategies parasites have evolved to cope with the challenges and opportunities of their lifestyle.

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  • Adaptive plasticity in the gametocyte conversion rate of malaria parasites 

    Schneider, Petra; Greischar, Megan A; Birget, Philip L G; Repton, Charlotte; Mideo, Nicole; Reece, Sarah E
    Malaria parasites in the host replicate asexually and, during each replication cycle, some asexuals transform into sexual stages that enable between-host transmission. It is not understood why the rate of conversion to ...