Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics

XIIth International Congress of Acarology at the UvA from 21 through 26 August 2006

10 August 2006

The XIIth International Congress of Acarology is organized by our colleague Prof. dr. Maus Sabelis and will deal with the systematics, biology and ecology of mites (Acari).

The XIIth International Congress of Acarology is organized by our colleague Prof. dr. Maus Sabelis and will deal with the systematics, biology and ecology of mites (Acari). The goal of the congress is to provide a platform of discussion and presentation for researchers with an acarological expertise. Highlight of the congress will be the analysis of a tick genome, which could offer a break-through for pest-control aimed at ticks that transmit infectious diseases.

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