Parasites in your favourite dish

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You probably have a favourite colour, flower, or song. But do you have a favourite parasite?

Shokoofeh Shamsi does - although she studies parasites for a living, so maybe that makes a bit more sense.

The bad news for the rest of us who don't spend a lot of time thinking about this stuff? Her favourite parasites live in many Australians' favourite food.


Professor Shokoofeh Shamsi
Taxonomist, Charles Sturt University


Tegan Taylor


Tegan Taylor, James Bullen

Duration: 11min 37sec
Broadcast: Sun 19 Jun 2022, 7:45am
Period19 Jun 2022

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