R B Gasser

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Display of sequence variation in PCR-amplified mitochondrial DNA regions of Echinococcus by single-strand conformation polymorphism
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Acta Trop 71:107-15. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Mutation scanning analysis of sequence heterogeneity in the second internal transcribed spacer (rDNA) within some members of the Hypodontus macropi (Nematoda: Strongyloidea) complex
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Electrophoresis 22:1076-85. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Genotyping Cryptosporidium parvum by single-strand conformation polymorphism analysis of ribosomal and heat shock gene regions
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Electrophoresis 22:433-7. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint PCR-based technology in veterinary parasitology
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Vet Parasitol 84:229-58. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Molecular separation of Oesophagostomum stephanostomum and Oesophagostomum bifurcum (Nematoda: Strongyloidea) from non-human primates
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 29:1087-91. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Sequence-based analysis of enzymatically amplified DNA fragments by mutation detection techniques
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Parasitol Today 15:462-5. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Genotyping Taenia tapeworms by single-strand conformation polymorphism of mitochondrial DNA
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Electrophoresis 20:2834-7. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Identification of Nematodirus species (Nematoda: Molineidae) from wild ruminants in Italy using ribosomal DNA markers
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 29:1809-17. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Genomic and genetic research on bursate nematodes: significance, implications and prospects
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 30:509-34. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint NADH dehydrogenase subunit 1 and cytochrome c oxidase subunit I sequences compared for members of the genus Taenia (Cestoda)
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 29:1965-70. 1999

Detail Information

Publications63

  1. ncbi request reprint Display of sequence variation in PCR-amplified mitochondrial DNA regions of Echinococcus by single-strand conformation polymorphism
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Acta Trop 71:107-15. 1998
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Mutation scanning analysis of sequence heterogeneity in the second internal transcribed spacer (rDNA) within some members of the Hypodontus macropi (Nematoda: Strongyloidea) complex
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Electrophoresis 22:1076-85. 2001
    ..The findings of this study have implications for investigating speciation events and population differentiation in nematodes at the molecular level...
  3. ncbi request reprint Genotyping Cryptosporidium parvum by single-strand conformation polymorphism analysis of ribosomal and heat shock gene regions
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Electrophoresis 22:433-7. 2001
    ..felis (from cat) C. serpentis (from snake) and C. baileyi (from bird) indicate that the SSCP approaches established could be employed to identify any of the currently recognised genotypes and species of Cryptosporidium...
  4. ncbi request reprint PCR-based technology in veterinary parasitology
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Vet Parasitol 84:229-58. 1999
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Molecular separation of Oesophagostomum stephanostomum and Oesophagostomum bifurcum (Nematoda: Strongyloidea) from non-human primates
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 29:1087-91. 1999
    ..stephanostomum and O. bifurcum with published ITS-2 sequences for five different congeners indicated that these species from the subgenus Conoweberia are closely related, in accordance with previous morphological studies...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sequence-based analysis of enzymatically amplified DNA fragments by mutation detection techniques
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Parasitol Today 15:462-5. 1999
    ..Using selected examples of applications to parasites, Robin Gasser and Xingquan Zhu discuss some PCR-based mutation detection techniques and their advantages over conventional analytical methods...
  7. ncbi request reprint Genotyping Taenia tapeworms by single-strand conformation polymorphism of mitochondrial DNA
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Electrophoresis 20:2834-7. 1999
    ..This SSCP-based typing method has important implications for taxonomy, diagnosis and for studying the genetic structure of Taenia populations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Identification of Nematodirus species (Nematoda: Molineidae) from wild ruminants in Italy using ribosomal DNA markers
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 29:1809-17. 1999
    ..The results have implications for diagnosis, epidemiology and for studying the systematics of the Nematodirinae...
  9. ncbi request reprint Genomic and genetic research on bursate nematodes: significance, implications and prospects
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 30:509-34. 2000
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint NADH dehydrogenase subunit 1 and cytochrome c oxidase subunit I sequences compared for members of the genus Taenia (Cestoda)
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 29:1965-70. 1999
    ..hydatigena and T. pisiformis (of canids) or T. taeniaeformis (of cats). The NADH dehydrogenase subunit 1 sequence data may prove useful in studies of the systematics and population genetic structure of the Taeniidae...
  11. ncbi request reprint Dideoxy fingerprinting: application to the genotyping of Echinococcus
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 28:1775-9. 1998
    ..This has important implications for studying the genetic structure of parasite populations...
  12. ncbi request reprint Single-strand conformation polymorphism analysis of genetic variation in Labiostrongylus longispicularis from kangaroos
    F Huby-Chilton
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Electrophoresis 22:1925-9. 2001
    ..longispicularis in order to test the hypothesis that L. longispicularis from different geographical regions represents multiple sibling species...
  13. doi request reprint Exploring transcriptional conservation between Ancylostoma caninum and Haemonchus contortus by oligonucleotide microarray and bioinformatic analyses
    C Cantacessi
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Mol Cell Probes 23:1-9. 2009
    ..elegans. The CSH approach used may provide a tool for the screening of genes conserved across a range of different taxa of parasites for which DNA microarray platforms are not available...
  14. ncbi request reprint Common secondary structures for the second internal transcribed spacer pre-rRNA of two subfamilies of trichostrongylid nematodes
    N B Chilton
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 28:1765-73. 1998
    ..Sequence differences among Trichostrongylus species ranged from 1.3 to 7.6%, but each species differed by 22-26% in sequence when compared with C. mentulatus which belongs to a different subfamily...
  15. doi request reprint Molecular and phylogenetic characterization of cytochromes c from Haemonchus contortus and Trichostrongylus vitrinus (Nematoda: Trichostrongylida)
    B E Campbell
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Gene 424:121-9. 2008
    ..Both phylogenetic analysis and protein modelling revealed that CYT C proteins of nematodes are structurally distinct from those of mammals and other organisms, suggesting their potential as targets for parasite intervention...
  16. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary relationships of trichostrongyloid nematodes (Strongylida) inferred from ribosomal DNA sequence data
    N B Chilton
    Department of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria, 3030, Australia
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 19:367-86. 2001
    ..Therefore, the molecular data support an earlier systematic framework in which Filarinema and Amidostomum were considered to be sister groups of the Trichostrongyloidea...
  17. ncbi request reprint Molecular delineation of Cylicocyclus nassatus and C. ashworthi (Nematoda:Strongylidae)
    G C Hung
    Department of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 27:601-5. 1997
    ..ashworthi from C. nassatus...
  18. ncbi request reprint Definition of genetic markers in nuclear ribosomal DNA for a neglected parasite of primates, Ternidens deminutus (Nematoda: Strongylida)--diagnostic and epidemiological implications
    A R Schindler
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Parasitology 131:539-46. 2005
    ..The genetic markers in the ITS-2 provide a foundation for improved, PCR-based diagnosis of T. deminutus infections and for investigating the life-cycle, transmission patterns and ecology of this parasite...
  19. ncbi request reprint Polymerase chain reaction-linked single-strand conformation polymorphism of ribosomal DNA to fingerprint parasites
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Electrophoresis 18:1564-6. 1997
    ..These findings demonstrate the usefulness of PCR-SSCP of ITS-2 for the identification of nematode species and indicate its potential for resolving variation in the ITS-2 sequence within species...
  20. ncbi request reprint Recent insights into the epidemiology and genetics of Ascaris in China using molecular tools
    W Peng
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Parasitology 134:325-30. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Applications of single-strand conformation polymorphism (SSCP) to taxonomy, diagnosis, population genetics and molecular evolution of parasitic nematodes
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Vet Parasitol 101:201-13. 2001
    ..It also describes the principles and advantages of SSCP, and provides some examples for future applications in parasitology...
  22. ncbi request reprint Construction of gender-enriched cDNA archives for adult Oesophagostomum dentatum by suppressive-subtractive hybridization and a microarray analysis of expressed sequence tags
    P A Cottee
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Parasitology 132:691-708. 2006
    ..The present study lays a foundation for the isolation and molecular, biochemical and functional characterization of selected genes from the gender-enriched cDNA archives established for O. dentatum...
  23. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in the mitochondrial cytochrome c oxidase subunit 1 within Progamotaenia festiva (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae) from macropodid marsupials
    I Beveridge
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Veterinary Clinical Centre, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Parasitology 134:1465-76. 2007
    ..festiva represents a complex of numerous species, most of which, but not all, are host specific. Three distinct clades of cestodes were found within a single host, M. robustus, but there was no evidence of within-host speciation...
  24. ncbi request reprint Electrophoretic detection of population variation within Contracaecum ogmorhini (Nematoda: Ascaridoidea: Anisakidae)
    X Zhu
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Electrophoresis 22:1930-4. 2001
    ..The findings suggest that C. ogmorhini may represent a complex of at least two species...
  25. ncbi request reprint Molecular approaches for studying ascaridoid nematodes with zoonotic potential, with an emphasis on Toxocara species
    X Q Zhu
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    J Helminthol 75:101-8. 2001
    ..Prospects for using these diagnostic and analytical tools to investigate epidemiological and population genetic questions relating to ascaridoid parasites are also discussed...
  26. ncbi request reprint A mutation scanning approach for the identification of hookworm species and analysis of population variation
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 92:303-12. 1998
    ..These findings demonstrate the usefulness of the SSCP approach for hookworm identification, the detection of population variation and the direct display of sequence variation in rDNA...
  27. ncbi request reprint Genetic markers in ribosomal DNA for hookworm identification
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Acta Trop 62:15-21. 1996
    ..The results are likely to have important implications for studying the genetic structure of hookworm populations, the systematics and the epidemiology of hookworm infections...
  28. ncbi request reprint Analysis of sequence homogenisation in rDNA arrays of Haemonchus contortus by denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Electrophoresis 19:2391-5. 1998
    ..This has important implications for studying the mechanisms of sequence homogenisation in rDNA and pre-rRNA processing as well as for elucidating speciation events and population differentiation at the molecular level...
  29. ncbi request reprint The 5.8S rDNA sequences of 18 species of bursate nematodes (order Strongylida): comparison with rhabditid and tylenchid nematodes
    N B Chilton
    Department of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 27:119-24. 1997
    ..8S rRNA gene may provide useful phylogenetic information with respect to the relationships of the different orders within the phylum Nematoda...
  30. doi request reprint Bioinformatics meets parasitology
    C Cantacessi
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Parasite Immunol 34:265-75. 2012
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in the mitochondrial cytochrome c oxidase subunit 1 within three species of Progamotaenia (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae) from macropodid marsupials
    M Hu
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Parasitology 130:117-29. 2005
    ..Comparison of genetic relationships of cestodes with the phylogeny of their hosts revealed examples of colonization (P. zschokkei in M. agilis) and of host switching (P. zschokkei in M. dorsalis)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Characterization of Taenia madoquae and Taenia regis from carnivores in Kenya using genetic markers in nuclear and mitochondrial DNA, and their relationships with other selected taeniids
    L Zhang
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Mol Cell Probes 21:379-85. 2007
    ..saginata. The present findings provide a stimulus for future work on the systematic relationships and epidemiology of lesser-known taeniid cestodes in Africa and other continents, employing mitochondrial sequence data sets...
  33. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic relationships of Australian strongyloid nematodes inferred from ribosomal DNA sequence data
    N B Chilton
    Department of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 27:1481-94. 1997
    ..The implications of this finding for the phylogenetic origins of the Australian strongyloids are discussed...
  34. ncbi request reprint Screening for nucleotide variations in ribosomal DNA arrays of Oesophagostomum bifurcum by polymerase chain reaction-coupled single-strand conformation polymorphism
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Electrophoresis 20:1486-91. 1999
    ..bifurcum populations and indicated its potential to study macromolecular evolution and elucidate population differentiation at the molecular level...
  35. ncbi request reprint Evidence for hybridisation between Paramacropostrongylus iugalis and P. typicus (Nematoda:Strongyloidea) in grey kangaroos, Macropus fuliginosus and M. giganteus, in a zone of sympatry in eastern Australia
    N B Chilton
    Department of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 27:475-82. 1997
    ..iugalis and P. typicus. The frequent occurrence in these specimens of heterozygotes suggested that the genetic barriers between the 2 nematode species were not complete and that genetic interchange (i.e. hybridisation) was occurring...
  36. ncbi request reprint Automated, fluorescence-based approach for the specific diagnosis of chicken coccidiosis
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Electrophoresis 22:3546-50. 2001
    ..It is well suited for high-throughput diagnostic screening of oocyst samples and should find applicability as a tool for prevalence studies, monitoring of coccidiosis outbreaks and the quality control of vaccines...
  37. ncbi request reprint Single-strand conformation polymorphism-based analysis reveals genetic variation within Spirometra erinacei (Cestoda: Pseudophyllidea) from Australia
    X Q Zhu
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Mol Cell Probes 16:159-65. 2002
    ..These findings demonstrate the existence of at least two genotypes within S. erinacei, which may have important implications for studying the epidemiology, ecology and systematics of this cestode...
  38. ncbi request reprint Insights into the epidemiology and genetic make-up of Oesophagostomum bifurcum from human and non-human primates using molecular tools
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Parasitology 132:453-60. 2006
    ..Recent research findings are discussed mainly in relation to non-human primates being reservoirs of infection, and the consequences for the prevention and control of oesophagostomiasis in humans are briefly discussed...
  39. ncbi request reprint Antibody responses of patients with cystic hydatid disease to recombinant myophilin of Echinococcus granulosus
    R M Martin
    University of Melbourne, Department of Veterinary Science, Victoria, Australia
    Acta Trop 61:307-14. 1996
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Mutation scanning analysis of microsatellite variability in the second internal transcribed spacer (precursor ribosomal RNA) for three species of Metastrongylus (Strongylida: Metastrongyloidea)
    J C Conole
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Parasitology 122:195-206. 2001
    ..Similar studies of the ITS-2 for a wide range of parasitic nematodes may lead to a better understanding of concerted evolution in these organisms...
  41. ncbi request reprint Rapid delineation of closely-related filarial parasites using genetic markers in spacer rDNA
    R B Gasser
    University of Melbourne, Department of Veterinary Science, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Acta Trop 62:143-50. 1996
    ..Such markers have implications for diagnosis and for studying the biology, pathogenesis and systematics of filarial parasites...
  42. pmc Electrophoretic analysis of genetic variability within Cryptosporidium parvum from imported and autochthonous cases of human cryptosporidiosis in the United Kingdom
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:2719-30. 2003
    ..The findings of this study, particularly the detection of intragenotypic variation by SSCP, should have significant diagnostic implications for investigating transmission patterns and the monitoring of outbreaks...
  43. ncbi request reprint Long PCR-based amplification of the entire mitochondrial genome from single parasitic nematodes
    M Hu
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Mol Cell Probes 16:261-7. 2002
    ..It also creates a platform for molecular ecological and population genetic studies...
  44. ncbi request reprint SSCP-based identification of members within the Pseudoterranova decipiens complex (Nematoda: Ascaridoidea: Anisakidae) using genetic markers in the internal transcribed spacers of ribosomal DNA
    X Q Zhu
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Parasitology 124:615-23. 2002
    ....
  45. doi request reprint A portrait of the "SCP/TAPS" proteins of eukaryotes--developing a framework for fundamental research and biotechnological outcomes
    C Cantacessi
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Biotechnol Adv 27:376-88. 2009
    ....
  46. doi request reprint Bioinformatic analysis of abundant, gender-enriched transcripts of adult Ascaris suum (Nematoda) using a semi-automated workflow platform
    C Cantacessi
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Mol Cell Probes 23:205-17. 2009
    ..The findings of the present study should support further genomic investigations of A. suum...
  47. ncbi request reprint Mutation scanning methods for the analysis of parasite genes
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 27:1449-63. 1997
    ..The review is technical and describes briefly the principles of relevant techniques, examines some of their advantages and disadvantages and gives several examples for possible applications...
  48. ncbi request reprint Myophilin of Echinococcus granulosus: isoforms and phosphorylation by protein kinase C
    R M Martin
    University of Melbourne, Department of Veterinary Science, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Parasitology 115:205-11. 1997
    ....
  49. doi request reprint Cryptosporidium--biotechnological advances in the detection, diagnosis and analysis of genetic variation
    A R Jex
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Biotechnol Adv 26:304-17. 2008
    ..These advances represent a significant step toward an improved understanding of the epidemiology as well as the prevention and control of cryptosporidiosis...
  50. ncbi request reprint Sequence differences in the internal transcribed spacers of DNA among four species of hookworm (Ancylostomatoidea: Ancylostoma)
    N B Chilton
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 29:1971-7. 1999
    ..ceylanicum occurred on a branch external to the other three species. Nonetheless, internal transcribed spacers 1 and 2 may provide useful phylogenetic information at higher taxonomic levels within the superfamily Ancylostomatoidea...
  51. ncbi request reprint Structure and organization of the mitochondrial genome of the canine heartworm, Dirofilaria immitis
    M Hu
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Parasitology 127:37-51. 2003
    ..Overall, the availability of the complete D. immitis mt genome sequence provides a resource for future studies of the comparative mt genomics and of the population genetics and/or phylogeny of parasitic nematodes...
  52. ncbi request reprint Characterization of major sperm protein genes and their expression in Oesophagostomum dentatum (Nematoda: Strongylida)
    P A Cottee
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Parasitology 129:479-90. 2004
    ..Comparative analyses showed aa sequence conservation among MSPs from various nematodes, suggesting similar functional roles for these proteins...
  53. ncbi request reprint What's in that band?
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 28:989-96. 1998
    ..The present report describes briefly the principles of some of these methods, examines some of their advantages and disadvantages, and indicates their potential for applications in parasitology...
  54. ncbi request reprint Extending from PARs in Caenorhabditis elegans to homologues in Haemonchus contortus and other parasitic nematodes
    S Nikolaou
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Parasitology 134:461-82. 2007
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Class II myosins in nematodes-- genetic relationships, fundamental and applied implications
    S Nikolaou
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Biotechnol Adv 24:338-50. 2006
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Review of Papillostrongylus Johnston & Mawson, 1939 (Nematoda: Strongyloidea) from wallabies and kangaroos (Marsupialia: Macropodidae) using morphological and molecular techniques, with the description of P. barbatus n. sp
    N B Chilton
    Department of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, 3052, Australia
    Syst Parasitol 51:81-93. 2002
    ..labiatus. Most of these interspecific sequence differences occurred in loops or bulges of the predicted precursor rRNA secondary structure, or represented partial or total compenstory base pair changes in stems...
  57. ncbi request reprint Molecular technologies in parasitology, with an emphasis on genomic approaches for investigating parasitic nematodes
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Parassitologia 48:9-11. 2006
    ..The present keynote address illustrates the importance and impact of 'targeted' genomic studies of parasites in the wake of this technological revolution...
  58. ncbi request reprint DNA technological progress toward advanced diagnostic tools to support human hookworm control
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Biotechnol Adv 26:35-45. 2008
    ..This progress provides a foundation for the rapid development of practical, highly sensitive and specific diagnostic and analytical tools to be used in improved hookworm prevention and control programmes...
  59. ncbi request reprint Prospects for exploring molecular developmental processes in Haemonchus contortus
    S Nikolaou
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, VIC 3030, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 36:859-68. 2006
    ..contortus and related strongylid nematodes, also in relation to developing novel approaches for control...
  60. ncbi request reprint Biotechnological advances in the diagnosis of avian coccidiosis and the analysis of genetic variation in Eimeria
    G M Morris
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Biotechnol Adv 24:590-603. 2006
    ..These biotechnological advances are considered to represent a significant step toward the improved prevention and control of this important disease of poultry...
  61. ncbi request reprint Anoplocephala perfoliata of horses--significant scope for further research, improved diagnosis and control
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Parasitology 131:1-13. 2005
    ..It highlights some gaps in knowledge of the parasite and the disease it causes, and suggests opportunities for future research and prospects for improved diagnosis, prevention and control...
  62. doi request reprint Understanding Haemonchus contortus Better Through Genomics and Transcriptomics
    R B Gasser
    The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Adv Parasitol 93:519-67. 2016
    ..The chapter concludes by considering how genomics and transcriptomics can accelerate research on Haemonchus and related parasites, and can enable the development of new interventions against haemonchosis. ..
  63. ncbi request reprint Veterinary parasitology teaching in eastern Australia
    R B Gasser
    Department and Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Vet Parasitol 108:295-307. 2002
    ....