Echinoccocus along a rural-urban gradient
An emerging parasite of concern…
Echinococcus multilocularis and E. canadensis are zoonotic parasites the World Health Organization has labelled as parasites of emerging concern on a global scale. Here in Alberta there is increasing evidence that they have the potential to impact human health.
This work is being done in collaboration with:
- Alessandro Massolo
- Macro Musiani
- Emilie Toews