Advances in Parasitology

Edited by

  • John Baker, Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, London, U.K.
  • Ralph Muller, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, U.K.
  • David Rollinson, The Natural History Museum, London, UK

Advances in Parasitology is a series of up-to-date reviews of all areas of interest in contemporary parasitology. It includes medical studies on parasites of major influence, such as typanosomiasis and scabies, and more traditional areas, such as zoology, taxonomy, and life history, which shape current thinking and applications.
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Parasitologists in all branches of the subject.


Book information

  • Published: August 1998
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-031741-7


"One is struck by the quality and scholarship of the various chapters and the obviously efficient editing."
Praise for the Series, --PARASITOLOGY

"The policy of the editors of Advances in Parasitology to include reviews from any aspect of parasitology and the high standard of individual papers have resulted in this series of volumes becoming an indispensable source for students, teachers, and research workers."

Table of Contents

W. Peters, Drug Resistance in Malaria Parasites of Animals and Man.Y. Nakamura and M. Wada, Molecular Pathobiology and Antigenic Variation of Pneumocystis carinii.P. Weidong, Z. Xianmin, and D.W.T. Crompton, Ascariasis in China.R.G. Bell, The Generation and Expression of Immunity to Trechinella spiralis in Laboratory Rodents.T.J.C. Anderson, M.S. Blouin, and R.M. Beech, Population Biology of Parasitic Nematodes: Applications of Genetic Markers.J. De Bont and J. Vercruysse, Schistosomiasis in Cattle.Subject Index.