Sherwin S. Desser

faculty_img Academic Title: Emeritus

Campus: St. George

CSB Appointment: Full

Primary Undergraduate Department:
Cell & Systems Biology

Graduate Programs:
Cell & Systems Biology

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Education:
PhD. University of Toronto, 1967

 

Mailing Address
Department of Cell & Systems Biology
University of Toronto
25 Harbord St.
Toronto, ON M5S 3G5
Canada

 

Contact Information
Office phone: 416-978-6956 
Office: RW 601C
Email: dessersherwin@gmail.com
URL:

 

Research Areas
Microbiology
Pathology

 

Research

NA

 

Publications

2011

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Shared antigenicity between the polar filaments of myxosporeans and other Cnidaria.Ringuette MJ, Koehler A, Desser SS.J. Parasitol. 2011 Feb;97(1):163-6
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2004

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Acceptance of the Clark P. Read Mentor Award: a privileged life: lessons learned--lessons given.Desser SS.J. Parasitol. 2004 Dec;90(6):1205-7
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Trichonosema algonquinensis n. sp. (Phylum microsporidia) in Pectinatella magnifica (Bryozoa: phylactolaemata) from Algonquin Park, Ontario, Canada.Desser SS, Koehler A, Barta JR, Kamyab J, Ringuette MJ.J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 2004 Jul-Aug;51(4):389-93
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Leech mycetome endosymbionts are a new lineage of alphaproteobacteria related to the Rhizobiaceae.Siddall ME, Perkins SL, Desser SS.Mol. Phylogenet. Evol. 2004 Jan;30(1):178-86
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2003

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Introduction of John R. Barta as the Henry Baldwin Ward medalist for 2003.Desser SS.J. Parasitol. 2003 Dec;89(6):1112
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2002

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A new form of raabeia-type actinosporean (Myxozoa) from the oligochaete Uncinais uncinata.Koprivnikar J, Desser SS.Folia Parasitol. 2002;49(2):89-92
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Phylogenetic position of the giant anuran trypanosomes Trypanosoma chattoni, Trypanosoma fallisi, Trypanosoma mega, Trypanosoma neveulemairei, and Trypanosoma ranarum inferred from 18S rRNA gene sequences.Martin DS, Wright AD, Barta JR, Desser SS.J. Parasitol. 2002 Jun;88(3):566-71
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Environmental factors affecting the distribution and abundance of cyst-forming Myxobolus spp. and their cyprinid hosts in 3 lakes in Algonquin Park, Ontario.Koprivnikar J, Koehler A, Rodd FH, Desser SS.J. Parasitol. 2002 Jun;88(3):467-73
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Changes in host and parasite-derived cellular and extracellular matrix components in developing cysts of Myxobolus pendula (Myxozoa).Martyn AA, Hong H, Ringuette MJ, Desser SS.J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 2002 Mar-Apr;49(2):175-82
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