HOST–PARASITE CO–EVOLUTION

Arms race between host and parasites is intense in nature. Animals have co-evolved with parasites and pathogens for millions of years. Microbiome may also play an important role in this host-parasite interaction. In our lab, we study the co-evolution between host, parasites, and microbiome.

Example Past & On-going Projects

MHC-associated pathogen infections
(Sin et al. 2014)

Immune genes evolution
(Sin et al. 2012a, 2012b, 2016)

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Host-parasite interaction
(Lizundia et al. 2011)

Animal microbiome
(Sin et al. 2012c)

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