Brown Bag #30: Rat Lungworm Update (Lisa Kaluna, UH Hilo)

Posted on Apr 1, 2020 in brownbag, News

Presenter: Lisa Kaluna, Research Assistant for Dr. Susan Jarvi, Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy, University of Hawai‘i at Hilo

Summary: Learn the latest information on Rat Lungworm (RLW) parasitic disease that was presented at the International RLW Conference held in Hilo, Hawai‘i on January 7, 2020.

Abstract Title: Angiostrongylus cantonensis in slugs and snails of east Hawai‘i island and Kauai: a comparison of infection levels with neuroangiostrongyliasis hotspots.

Brown Bag #30: Rat Lungworm Update 

This presentation is part of the HISC Brown Bag series, a set of informal talks by invasive species experts and stakeholders in Hawaii. For more brown bag presentations, visit