Advances in Parasitology
- 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.
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 control of human parasitic diseases and global mapping of infectious diseases. The 2009 impact factor is 6.231.
Researchers in parasitology, tropical medicine and entomology
- Published: February 2011
- Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
- ISBN: 978-0-12-385897-9
Table of Contents
- The many roads to parasitism: a tale of convergence - Robert Poulin
- Malaria distribution, prevalence, drug resistance and control in Indonesia - Iqbal RF Elyazar, Simon I Hay, John K Baird
- Cytogenetics and Chromosomes of Tapeworms (Platyhelminthes, Cestoda)- Marta Å pakulovÃ¡, Martina OrosovÃ¡, John S. Mackiewicz
- Soil-transmitted helminths of humans in Southeast Asia - towards integrated control - Aaron R. Jex,* Yvonne A. L. Lim, Jeffrey Bethony, Peter J. Hotez, Neil D. Young and Robin B. Gasser
- The applications of model-based geostatistics in helminth epidemiology and control - Ricardo J. Soares MagalhÃ£es, Archie C.A. Clements, Anand P. Patil, Peter W. Gething & Simon Brooker