FWMST by Internet

Alberto M. Rivera Davila - CPAP alrida at FEIJAO.SEDE.EMBRAPA.BR
Tue Dec 3 16:47:40 EST 1996


-----------------------------------------------------------------------
     THE FIRST WORLD MEETING ON SALIVARIAN TRYPANOSOMES BY INTERNET
                       (FWMST/Internet 1996)
                         SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM
-----------------------------------------------------------------------

DECEMBER, 9
EPIDEMIOLOGICAL STATUS IN THE WORLD
(Free for contributions)

Epidemiology of T. evansi in Indonesia 
Tudor W. Jones - University of Edinburgh, UK

Epidemiology of trypanosomes of ruminants in Guyana
Maxine Parris-Aaron & Sandra Vokaty - Guyana

Epidemiology status of livestock trypanosomes in the Guyanas
Marc Desquesnes, Institut Pasteur - French Guyana

Dynamics of Trypanosoma evansi outbreaks in the 
Pantanal, Brazil / Alberto M. R. Davila; Roberto A.M.S. 
Silva (EMBRAPA/CPAP, Brazil) and Ana M. Jansen 
(FIOCRUZ, Brazil).

Epidemics of Trypanosoma vivax in Bolivian lowlands and 
the Pantanal region, Brazil / Roberto Aguilar M. S. Silva 
& Alberto M. R. Davila - EMBRAPA/CPAP  - Brazil

Epidemiology review of equine trypanosomosis in Argentina
Carlos M. Monzon, CEDIVEF - Argentina

Assesing the economic effects at treatment alternatives for 
Animal Trypanosomosis: Discussion and application to the 
Brazilian Pantanal / Andrew Seidl - EMBRAPA/PROMOAGRO

DECEMBER, 10

BIOLOGY AND ULTRASTRUCTURE

Host-parasite Interactions

Differential gene expression during the life cycle of trypanosomes
Noel B. Murphy - ILRI, Kenya

Purine acquisition by bloodstreams stage African trypanosomes
Samuel J. Black, University of Massachusetts - USA

DECEMBER, 11

BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Molecular Biology of Salivarian Trypanosomes

Molecular markers for characterization and identification of T. evansi
Marta M. G. Teixeira, University of Sao Paulo - Brazil

Biochemistry of Trypanosome Resistance to Drugs

Resistance of several South American isolates of T. vivax and T. evansi to
diminazene aceturate and isometamidium chloride / Marc Desquesnes - Institut
Pasteur - French Guyana

Antigenic Variation in Salivarian Trypanosomes causing diseases in animals

Antigenic Variation and Serodeme Analysis / Tudor W. 
Jones - University of Edinburgh, UK

DECEMBER, 12 

SPECIAL SESSION ON HEMOFLAGELLATES OF FISHES

Salmonid cryptobiosis and immunological strategies against the disease
Patrick T. K. Woo - University of Guelph - Canada

IMMUNOLOGY (DIAGNOSTIC TESTS)

Serological Tests

Diagnosis of livestock and human trypanosomiasis through indirect-ELISA with
T. evansi antigens / Marc Desquesnes, Institut Pasteur - French Guyana

DECEMBER, 13

CHEMOTHERAPY
Chemoprophylactic use of drugs for Animal Trypanosomosis

Evaluation of the prophylactic effect of isometamidium and etidium sustained
release devices against Trypanosoma congolense in cattle / Stanny Geerts -
Institute of Tropical Medicine, Belgium

Anti-parasite drugs used to treat Human Trypanosomosis

Topical chemotherapy of experimental CNS-trypanosomiasis: drug combination
Jorge Atouguia, Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical - Portugal

DECEMBER, 14

EPIDEMIOLOGY/VECTORS

Molecular Epidemiology of Trypanosomes

Molecular Epidemiology of Salivarian Trypanosomes / Michel Tibayrenc -
ORSTOM - France

Commentaries on Molecular Epidemiology of Salivarian 
Trypanosomes lecture / Geoff Hide - University of Glasglow, UK

Contribution of the PCR technique for a better understanding of the
epidemiology of animal trypanosomosis in West Africa
Jean-Marc Reifenberg & Gerard Duvallet, CIRAD-EMVT - France

Use of Remote Sensing in Trypanosomosis

Use of Remote Sensing in Trypanosomosis / Martin Huge-Jones, Louisiana State
University, USA
--------------------------------------------------------------------------
                     
                     DYNAMICS OF FWMST / Internet:

[1] The tryplink members will have a full day to request informations on the
    lecture.

[2] We will use Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) as reference hour.

[3] For subscription in TRYPLINK-L, interested people can send a message to:

                listserver at cenargen.embrapa.br

    and write on the first line of message:

                subscribe tryplink-l (name and lastname)

[4] Software to use: e-mail (no graphic environment)

[5] For any further information, interested people may contact:
          ramss at sede.embrapa.br  or   alrida at sede.embrapa.br

----------------------------------------------------------------------------



More information about the Parasite mailing list