Stefano Catalano has been awarded the Walter and Dorothy Memorial Prize for young researchers at the Veterinary Research Club. He presented his work on the role of wild rodents in the epidemiology and evolution of zoonotic Schistosoma species and hybrids in Senegal. https://www.rvc.ac.uk/research/news/general/walter-and-dorothy-plowright-memorial-prize-Stefano-Catalano
We currently have visitors from Senegal at the Royal Veterinary College. Dr Cheikh Binetou Fall (PhD Student) and Samba Diop (MSc student in animal Biology) are here for a three-week training on molecular analysis of Schistosoma parasite samples.