Advances in Parasitology

Advances in Parasitology

1st Edition - April 1, 2023

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  • Editors: David Rollinson, Russell Stothard
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780443159480

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Advances in Parasitology, Volume 120, the latest release in this ongoing series, includes medical studies of parasites of major influence, along with reviews of more traditional areas, such as zoology, taxonomy and life history.

Key Features

  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field of parasitology
  • Includes medical studies of parasites of major influence
  • Features reviews of more traditional areas, such as zoology, taxonomy and life history which help shape current thinking and applications


PhD students, professors, scientists, health workers, government officers, and policy makers at various levels

Table of Contents

  • 1. Advanced Approaches for the Diagnosis and Chemoprevention of Canine Vector-Borne Pathogens and Parasites – Implications for the Asia-Pacific Region and Beyond

    Lucas G. Huggins and Robin Gasser

    2. Food- and vector-borne parasitic zoonoses: global burden and impacts

    Anisuzzaman, Md. Shahadat Hossain, Takeshi Hatta, Sharmin Shahid Labony, Kofi Dadzie Kwofie, Hayato Kawada, Naotoshi Tsuji, Md. Abdul Alim

Product details

  • No. of pages: 144
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2023
  • Published: April 1, 2023
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780443159480

About the Editors

David Rollinson

David Rollinson
Professor David Rollinson is a Merit Research Scientist at the Natural History Museum in London, where he leads a research team in the Wolfson Wellcome Biomedical Laboratories and directs the WHO Collaborating Centre for schistosomiasis. He has had a long fascination with parasites and the diseases that they cause, this has involved him in many overseas projects especially in Africa. He is on the WHO Expert Advisory Panel of parasitic diseases, the editor of Advances in Parasitology and a former President of the World Federation of Parasitologists. His research group uses a multidisciplinary approach, which combines detailed molecular studies in the laboratory with ongoing collaborative studies in endemic areas of disease, to explore the intriguing world of parasites in order to help control and eliminate parasitic diseases.

Affiliations and Expertise

Merit Research Scientist, The Natural History Museum, London, UK

Russell Stothard

Prof. Russell Stothard is Chair in Medical Parasitology at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK

Affiliations and Expertise

Chair in Medical Parasitology, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK

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