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

The Advances in Parasitology series contains in-depth reviews on current topics of interest in contemporary parasitology. It includes medical studies on parasites of major influence, such astrypanosomiasis 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, entomology, zoology and veterinary science


Book information

  • Published: September 2004
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-031757-8

Table of Contents

Canine LeishmaniasisSexual Biology of SchistosomesReview of the trematode genus Ribeiroia (Psilostomidae): Ecology, life history, and pathogenesis with special emphasis on the amphibian malformation problemThe Trichuris muris system: a paradigm of resistance and susceptibility to intestinal nematode infection.Scabies: New Future for a Neglected Disease