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A Spotlight on Nematodes

UC Davis diagnostic parasitologist Lauren Camp wears a papier mache nematode hat, modeled after a hookworm mouth. At left is nematologist Chris Pagan, a graduate student in entomology. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Quick question: What was diagnostic parasitologist Lauren Camp of the UC Davis Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital wearing on her head as she talked about the nematode collection last Saturday at the seventh annual UC Davis Biodiversity Museum...

UC Davis diagnostic parasitologist Lauren Camp wears a papier mache nematode hat, modeled after a hookworm mouth. At left is nematologist Chris Pagan, a graduate student in entomology. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
UC Davis diagnostic parasitologist Lauren Camp wears a papier mache nematode hat, modeled after a hookworm mouth. At left is nematologist Chris Pagan, a graduate student in entomology. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

UC Davis diagnostic parasitologist Lauren Camp wears a papier mache nematode hat, modeled after a hookworm mouth. At left is nematologist Chris Pagan, a graduate student in entomology. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Visitors expressed awe and wonder  at the nematode collection during the UC Davis Biodiversity Museum Day. At left, staffing the table, is UC Davis diagnostic parasitologist Lauren Camp, who received her doctorate from UC Davis. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Visitors expressed awe and wonder at the nematode collection during the UC Davis Biodiversity Museum Day. At left, staffing the table, is UC Davis diagnostic parasitologist Lauren Camp, who received her doctorate from UC Davis. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Visitors expressed awe and wonder at the nematode collection during the UC Davis Biodiversity Museum Day. At left, staffing the table, is UC Davis diagnostic parasitologist Lauren Camp, who received her doctorate from UC Davis. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Nematologist and graduate student Corwin Parker talks about nematodes to visitors. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Nematologist and graduate student Corwin Parker talks about nematodes to visitors. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Nematologist and graduate student Corwin Parker talks about nematodes to visitors. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Bird's eye view of the nematode collection and nematologists staffing the display in the Sciences Laboratory Building. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Bird's eye view of the nematode collection and nematologists staffing the display in the Sciences Laboratory Building. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Bird's eye view of the nematode collection and nematologists staffing the display in the Sciences Laboratory Building. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Feeding Time for Bed Bugs: From Flat to Fat in Minutes

Nematologist/parasitologist Lauren Camp, who received her doctorate at UC Davis last December, volunteered for the bed bug-feeding demonstration. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Brother, sister...can you spare a meal? If you're rearing a bed bug colony, they need blood. Yours, if you don't mind. Someone else's, if there's no one else around. A big draw at the Bohart Museum of Entomology's recent open house, "Parasite...

Nematologist/parasitologist Lauren Camp, who received her doctorate at UC Davis last December, volunteered for the bed bug-feeding demonstration. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Nematologist/parasitologist Lauren Camp, who received her doctorate at UC Davis last December, volunteered for the bed bug-feeding demonstration. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Nematologist/parasitologist Lauren Camp, who received her doctorate at UC Davis last December, volunteered for the bed bug-feeding demonstration. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Bohart Museum visitors crowd around Charlotte Herbert, a graduate student in entomology at UC Davis, as she participates in a bed bug-feeding demonstration. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Bohart Museum visitors crowd around Charlotte Herbert, a graduate student in entomology at UC Davis, as she participates in a bed bug-feeding demonstration. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Bohart Museum visitors crowd around Charlotte Herbert, a graduate student in entomology at UC Davis, as she participates in a bed bug-feeding demonstration. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Tabatha Yang (standing at right) explains what bed bug-feeding is all about. Seated is
Tabatha Yang (standing at right) explains what bed bug-feeding is all about. Seated is "blood donor" Lauren Camp. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Tabatha Yang (standing at right) explains what bed bug-feeding is all about. Seated is "blood donor" Lauren Camp. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Posted on Monday, January 30, 2017 at 4:34 PM

What's a Nematode? Just Ask Lauren Camp

UC Davis nematologist/parasitologist Lauren Camp discusses her specialty with a visitor at the Bohart Museum's open house. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

"What's a nematode?" UC Davis nematologist/parasitologist Lauren Camp gets asked that a lot. In one word: "Worms." Her display table last Sunday, Jan. 22 at the Bohart Museum of Entomology's "Parasite Palooza" open house drew dozens of fascinated...

UC Davis nematologist/parasitologist Lauren Camp discusses her specialty with a visitor at the Bohart Museum's open house. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
UC Davis nematologist/parasitologist Lauren Camp discusses her specialty with a visitor at the Bohart Museum's open house. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

UC Davis nematologist/parasitologist Lauren Camp discusses her specialty with a visitor at the Bohart Museum's open house. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Lauren Camp kept visitors  fascinated at the Bohart Museum's
Lauren Camp kept visitors fascinated at the Bohart Museum's "Parasite Palooza." (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Lauren Camp kept visitors fascinated at the Bohart Museum's "Parasite Palooza." (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

UC Davis scientist Baohua Li of the Department of Plant Sciences, and his wife, Yao and daughter Annie, 2, check out the nematodes. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
UC Davis scientist Baohua Li of the Department of Plant Sciences, and his wife, Yao and daughter Annie, 2, check out the nematodes. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

UC Davis scientist Baohua Li of the Department of Plant Sciences, and his wife, Yao and daughter Annie, 2, check out the nematodes. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Posted on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 4:08 PM

It Will Be a Parasite Palooza at the Bohart Museum Open House

Nematologists Corwin Parker (at microscope) and Lauren Camp (back of him) participated in the 2016 UC Davis Museum Diversity Day. Camp, who received her doctorate in entomology in December from UC Davis, is organizing a display for the Bohart Museum of Entomology open house on Jan. 22. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

How much do you know about ticks? How much do you know about nematodes? What would you like to know? You'll be able to learn more about both, plus fleas, mites, lice, bed bugs, botflies and other critters, when the Bohart Museum of Entomology of UC...

Nematologists Corwin Parker (at microscope) and Lauren Camp (back of him) participated in the 2016 UC Davis Museum Diversity Day. Camp, who received her doctorate in entomology in December from UC Davis, is organizing a display for the Bohart Museum of Entomology open house on Jan. 22. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Nematologists Corwin Parker (at microscope) and Lauren Camp (back of him) participated in the 2016 UC Davis Museum Diversity Day. Camp, who received her doctorate in entomology in December from UC Davis, is organizing a display for the Bohart Museum of Entomology open house on Jan. 22. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Nematologists Corwin Parker (at microscope) and Lauren Camp (back of him) participated in the 2016 UC Davis Museum Diversity Day. Camp, who received her doctorate in entomology in December from UC Davis, is organizing a display for the Bohart Museum of Entomology open house on Jan. 22. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Posted on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 5:09 PM
 
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