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 serial containing in-depth reviews on current topics of interest in contemporary parasitology. It includes medical studies on parasites of major influence, such as trypanosomiasis and scabies, and more traditional areas, such as zoology, taxonomy, and life history, which shape current thinking and applications.
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Researchers in parasitology, tropical medicine, evolutionary biology, entomology, zoology, and veterinary sci


Book information

  • Published: December 2003
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-031756-1


"...indispensable source for students, teachers, and research workers." --ANNALS OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND PARASITOLOGY "One is struck by the quality and scholarship of the various chapters and the obviously efficient editing." --PARASITOLOGY

Table of Contents

lycoinositolphospholipid from Trypanosoma cruzi: Structure, Biosynthesis and ImmunobiologyBiodiversity and Evolution of the MyxozoaThe Mitochondrial Genomics of Parasitic Nematodes of Socio-Economic Importance: Recent Progress, and Implications for Populations Genetics and Systematics StudiesThe Cytoskeleton and Motility in Apicomplexan Invasion