Advances in Parasitology

Series Editor:

  • 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.

Eclectic volumes are supplemented by thematic volumes on various topics, including control of human parasitic diseases and global mapping of infectious diseases. The 2011 impact factor is 4.39.
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Audience

Researchers in parasitology, tropical medicine and entomology.

 

Book information

  • Published: July 2013
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-407705-8

Reviews

"One is struck by the quality and scholarship of the various chapters and the obviously efficient editing."--PARASITOLOGY

"The policy of the editors of Advances in Parasitology to include reviews from any aspect of parasitology and the high standard of individual papers have resulted in this series of volumes becoming an indispensable source for students, teachers, and research workers."--ANNALS OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND PARASITOLOGY




Table of Contents

  1. Iron Sulfur Clusters, their Biosythesis and Biological Functions in Protozoan Parasites
    Vahab Ali and Tomoyoshi Nozaki
  2. A Selective Review of Advances in Coccidiosis Research
    H. David Chapman, John R. Barta, Damer Blake, Arthur Gruber, Mark Jenkins, Nicholas C. Smith, Xun Suo, and Fiona M. Tomley
  3. The Distribution and Bionomics of Anopheles Malaria Vector Mosquitoes in Indonesia
    Iqbal R.F. Elyazar, Marianne E. Sinka, Peter W. Gething, Siti N. Tarmidzi, Asik Surya, Rita Kusriastuti, Winarno, J. Kevin Baird, Simon I. Hay, and Michael J. Bangs
  4. Next-Generation Molecular-Diagnostic Tools for Gastrointestinal Nematode Infections of Livestock, with an Emphasis on Small Ruminants – a Turning Point?
    Florian Roeber, Aaron R. Jex, and Robin B. Gasser