Abstract submission and conference registration is closed and you can see all conference abstracts online just click on the “conference program” from this webpage  https://www.conftool.net/parasitology2018/

To submit an abstract for this conference you will first need to register as a conference participant and then, once you have logged on, submit a contribution through the online conference system.

Please type your abstract text directly into the abstract text box, so that we can check the formating is correct. You can also upload a file (pdf or word document). The Organising Committee will be responsible for selection of the final form of presentation (either oral paper or poster). Some printed posters will also be selected for delivery as a brief 2 minute single Powerpoint screen oral presentation to encapsulate the essence, excitement, innovation and outcomes of your research. If you do not wish to give an oral presentation you may request to submit a poster display only. Delegates will be notified by the beginning of July 2018 about the type of presentation delivery for their contribution. Abstract submission closed on 27 May 2018.

Author’s Instructions

Your text of your abstract (excluding the title and relevant references) should be no longer than 200 words. Please place the name of the presenting author first. Abstracts that exceed the word limit will be truncated at the 200-word mark. Please follow the example below:


Title: Molecular basis for the abnormal rheological properties of malaria parasite-infected red blood cells.

Authors: BM Cooke, N Mohandas(1) and RL Coppel.

Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3168, Australia and (1)Life Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA

Abstract: Red blood cells infected with mature stages of Plasmodium falciparum have grossly abnormal rheological properties…