Schistosome and Snail Resources (SSR)

26 May 2022
Natural History Museum & London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

A new biomedical resource.

Schistosome and Snail Resource (SSR) is Wellcome Trust funded, open access biomedical resource that aims to generate and make freely available live schistosome life-cycle stages, snail intermediate hosts and related material for schistosomiasis research.

SSR is a collaboration between the Natural History Museum and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. 

Materials provided include:

  • 'Standard/SSR model' Schistosoma and snail species.
  • Non-standard African species/strains of schistosome and snails.

For more information email: ssr [at] lshtm [dot] ac [dot] uk


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