Liver Fluke: A further insight into it’s effect on livestock. Liver fluke infections cost the UK farming industry an estimated £300 million per year, through animal death, or decreased productivity in chronically infected animals that may show no obvious signs of disease. At Ridgeway Research Ltd we are committed to animal welfare and aiding the scientific understanding of parasite life cycles and their control. At our laboratory we maintain the Liver Fluke life cycle, producing and supplying metacercariae to Universities…
We are looking forward to attending the 8th Conference of the Scandinavian-Baltic Society for Parasitology (SBSP) and the Annual Meeting of the European Veterinary Parasitology College (EVPC) from October 10-11, 2019 in Copenhagen, Denmark. The programme is quite extensive, with a number of top parasitologists as key note speakers. Maggie [Managing Director of Ridgeway Research Ltd] would welcome the opportunity to meet both old faces and new, so please get in contact if attending to arrange to meet her there.
Ridgeway is sad to hear some news that one of its close associates has passed away recently. Peter has been linked with Ridgway for over 10 years and helped on a number projects, most recently as part of our QA team. He will be sorely missed.