Watch Prof. Frederic Tripet's Inaugural Lecture on YouTube

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Posted on 15 December 2016

Frederic Tripet gave his Professorial inaugural lecture on December 6th: 'Of mosquitoes, rice and man, in a time of prospective malaria eradication'.

The lecture is available here:

Prof Frederic Tripet holds a doctorate in Behavioural Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from the University of Bern, Switzerland, complemented by postdoctoral training in Molecular Biology and Population Genetics from the University of California Los Angeles, University of Texas Medical Branch and University of California Davis. In 2006, he joined Keele University and its Centre for Applied Entomology and Parasitology, a research centre which he now heads. His collaborative research partnerships with major vector endemic countries span five continents and focus on the applied integrative biology of mosquitoes that transmit human pathogens, such as Malaria, Dengue, Chikungunya and Zika, with a view on developing novel tools for their control.