Scott P Lawton

Summary

Affiliation: Kingston University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Morphological and molecular characterization of a marine fish trypanosome from South Africa, including its development in a leech vector
    Polly M Hayes
    Water Research Group Ecology, Unit for Environmental Sciences and Management, North West University, Potchefstroom Campus, Potchefstroom 2520, South Africa
    Parasit Vectors 7:50. 2014
  2. pmc Identification of a major causative agent of human cercarial dermatitis, Trichobilharzia franki (Müller and Kimmig 1994), in southern England and its evolutionary relationships with other European populations
    Scott P Lawton
    Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, School of Life Sciences, Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE, UK
    Parasit Vectors 7:277. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint A foreign invader or a reclusive native? DNA bar coding reveals a distinct European lineage of the zoonotic parasite Schistosoma turkestanicum (syn. Orientobilharzia turkestanicum ())
    Scott P Lawton
    Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, School of Life Sciences, Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE, UK
    Infect Genet Evol 14:186-93. 2013
  4. pmc Genomes and geography: genomic insights into the evolution and phylogeography of the genus Schistosoma
    Scott P Lawton
    The Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3D, UK
    Parasit Vectors 4:131. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Adaptive radiation within the vaccine target tetraspanin-23 across nine Schistosoma species from Africa
    Katie L Sealey
    Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, School of Life Sciences, Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, UK
    Int J Parasitol 43:95-103. 2013

Collaborators

  • David Rollinson
  • Polly M Hayes
  • Katie L Sealey
  • Wendy C Gibson
  • Nico J Smit
  • Angela J Davies
  • Anthony J Walker
  • Ruth S Kirk

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Morphological and molecular characterization of a marine fish trypanosome from South Africa, including its development in a leech vector
    Polly M Hayes
    Water Research Group Ecology, Unit for Environmental Sciences and Management, North West University, Potchefstroom Campus, Potchefstroom 2520, South Africa
    Parasit Vectors 7:50. 2014
    ..Furthermore, life cycle studies on marine fish trypanosomes have focused on those of the northern hemisphere. In this investigation, we have examined the life cycle and molecular taxonomy of a marine fish trypanosome from South Africa...
  2. pmc Identification of a major causative agent of human cercarial dermatitis, Trichobilharzia franki (Müller and Kimmig 1994), in southern England and its evolutionary relationships with other European populations
    Scott P Lawton
    Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, School of Life Sciences, Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE, UK
    Parasit Vectors 7:277. 2014
    ..However, despite historical outbreaks of the disease, there are no published records of accurately identified Trichobilharzia species from the UK...
  3. ncbi request reprint A foreign invader or a reclusive native? DNA bar coding reveals a distinct European lineage of the zoonotic parasite Schistosoma turkestanicum (syn. Orientobilharzia turkestanicum ())
    Scott P Lawton
    Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, School of Life Sciences, Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE, UK
    Infect Genet Evol 14:186-93. 2013
    ..This may also indicate that the parasite may have unknown populations established in several other countries in Eastern, Central and Southern Europe...
  4. pmc Genomes and geography: genomic insights into the evolution and phylogeography of the genus Schistosoma
    Scott P Lawton
    The Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3D, UK
    Parasit Vectors 4:131. 2011
    ..Here we examine how modern genomic techniques may give a more in depth understanding of the evolution of schistosomes and highlight the complexity of speciation and divergence in this group...
  5. ncbi request reprint Adaptive radiation within the vaccine target tetraspanin-23 across nine Schistosoma species from Africa
    Katie L Sealey
    Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, School of Life Sciences, Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, UK
    Int J Parasitol 43:95-103. 2013
    ..This could be indicative of host-specific evolution of antigens in different species of schistosomes, a factor that should be considered carefully when developing vaccine targets...