Study Detail

Study TypeWhole Genome Sequencing
Abstract This aim of this study is to sequence selected Haemonchus contortus isolates from around the globe to investigate the diversity, population biology and epidemiology of the species.
Description Haemonchus contortus is the most economically important gastro-intestinal (GI) helminth of small ruminants, and a model for studying both the mechanism of action of anthelminthic drugs and for understanding the genetics and evolution of resistance to anthelminthics. GI nematodes have evolved resista .. [more]
Center NameThe Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute