Scott P Lawton

Summary

Affiliation: Kingston University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi 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
  2. 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
  3. doi 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

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Publications3

  1. doi 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...
  2. 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...
  3. doi 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...