Clare Wilkes


Biology Technician (Forensics and Nutritional Biology)

Support Staff (Technicians)

Contact Details

tel: 01905 85 5208


MSc The effects of Strongyloides ratti infection on the induction and maintenance of oral tolerance (Bristol, 2004)

BSc (Hons) Biology (University of Wales, Bangor, 1995)

Professional Bodies

Member of Intelligent Horsemanship Association


Bleay C, Wilkes CP, Paterson S, Viney ME. Density-dependent immune responses against the gastrointestinal nematode Strongyloides ratti. Int J Parasitol. 2007 Nov;37 (13):1501-9.

Wilkes CP, Bleay C, Paterson S, Viney ME. The immune response during a Strongyloides ratti infection of rats. Parasite Immunol. 2007 Jul;29 (7):339-46.

Viney ME, Steer MD, Wilkes CP. The reversibility of constraints on size and fecundity in the parasitic nematode Strongyloides ratti. Parasitology. 2006 Oct;133 (Pt 4):477-83.

Thompson FJ, Barker GL, Hughes L, Wilkes CP, Coghill J, Viney ME. A microarray analysis of gene expression in the free-living stages of the parasitic nematode Strongyloides ratti. BMC Genomics. 2006 Jun 19;7:157.

Wilkes CP, Thompson FJ, Gardner MP, Paterson S, Viney ME. The effect of the host immune response on the parasitic nematode Strongyloides ratti. Parasitology. 2004 June;128 (Pt 6):661-9.

Wilkes CP, Viney ME. An attempt to artificially select Strongyloides ratti for resistance to the host immune response. Parasite Immunol. 2004 Feb;26 (2):63-6.

University Roles

Technical support for biological modules, independent studies and staff research specializing in forensic science and nutritional biology

University First Aider