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 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, entomology, zoology and veterinary science


Book information

  • Published: December 2004
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-031758-5

Table of Contents

Leishmania spp.: on the interactions they establish with antigen-presenting cells of their mammalian hostsVariation in Giardia: Implications for Taxonomy and EpidemiologyRecent Advances in the Biology of Echinostoma species in the ‘revolutum’ GroupHuman Hookworm Infection in the 21st CenturyThe Curious Lifestyle of the Parasitic Stages of Gnathiid Isopods