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

First published in 1963, Advances in Parasitology contains comprehensive and up-to-date reviews in all areas of interest in contemporary parasitology. Advances in Parasitology includes medical studies on parasites of major influence, such as Plasmodium falciparum and Trypanosomes. The series also contains reviews of more traditional areas, such as zoology, taxonomy, and life history, which shape current thinking and applications. With an impact factor of 3.9 the series ranks second in the ISI Parasitology subject category.
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Researchers in parasitology, tropical medicine, entomology, zoology, and veterinary science


Book information

  • Published: November 2005
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-031760-8

Table of Contents

Sulfur-containing amino acid metabolism in parasitic protozoaThe Use and Implications of Ribosomal DNA Sequencing for the Discrimination of Digenean SpeciesAdvances and Trends in the Molecular Systematics of the parasitic PlatyhelminthesWolbachia bacterial endosymbionts of filarial nematodes