Advances in Parasitology

Series Editor:

  • Ralph Muller, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, U.K.
  • David Rollinson, The Natural History Museum, London, UK
  • S.I. Hay, Professor of Epidemiology, Spatial Epidemiology and Ecology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PS, U.K.

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. Eclectic volumes are supplemented by thematic volumes on various topics including Remote Sensing and Geographical Information Systems in Epidemiology and The Evolution of Parasitism – a phylogenetic persepective.
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Audience

Researchers in parasitology, tropical medicine, entomology, zoology, and veterinary science

 

Book information

  • Published: December 2007
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374166-0


Table of Contents

ABO Blood Group Phenotypes and Plasmodium Falciparum Malaria: Unlocking a Pivotal MechanismStructure and Content of the Entamoeba histolytica GenomeEpidemiological Modelling for Monitoring and Evaluating Lymphatic Filariasis ControlThe Role of Helminth Infections in CarcinogenesisA Review of the Biology of the Parasitic Copepod Lernaeocera branchialis (L. 1767) (Copepoda: Penellidae)