Description

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.

Key Features

* Series has the second highest ISI impact factor in the parasitology group! (4.818 in 2002) * Contributors are international experts in the field

Readership

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

Table of Contents

Canine Leishmaniasis Sexual Biology of Schistosomes Review of the trematode genus Ribeiroia (Psilostomidae): Ecology, life history, and pathogenesis with special emphasis on the amphibian malformation problem The Trichuris muris system: a paradigm of resistance and susceptibility to intestinal nematode infection. Scabies: New Future for a Neglected Disease

Details

No. of pages:
396
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2004
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780120317578
Electronic ISBN:
9780080916057