Asiatic Liver Fluke - From Basic Science to Public Health - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128145760

Asiatic Liver Fluke - From Basic Science to Public Health, Volume 101

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Banchob Sripa, PhD Paul Brindley
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128145760
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st June 2018
Page Count: 300
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Table of Contents

1. Taxonomy, ecology and population genetics of Opisthorchis viverrini and its intermediate hosts
Trevor N. Petney
2. Epidemiology, geospatial analysis of Opisthorchis viverrini infection and climate change effects in the Mekong basin
Peter Odermatt
3. Reservoir species and transmission of Opisthorchis viverrini
Sirikachorn Tangkawattana
4. The draft genome of Opisthorchis viverrini
Robin Gasser
5. Functional genomics and genetic manipulation of Opisthorchis viverrini
Thewarach Laha
6. Microbiomes and liver fluke infection
Paul J. Brindley
7. Opisthorchis viverrini proteome and host-parasite interactions
Alex Loukas
8. Update on pathogenesis of opisthorchiasis and cholangiocarcinoma
Banchob Sripa
9. Diagnosis for infection with Opisthorchis viverrini
Paiboon Sithithaworn
10. Anthelmintics for Opisthorchis viverrini: an update
Somphou Sayasone
11. Social influence in liver fluke transmission: Application of social network analysis of food sharing in Thai Isaan culture
Waraphon Phimprapai
12. Integrative EcoHealth/One Health approach for sustainable liver fluke control: the Lawa model
Banchob Sripa


Description

Asiatic Liver Fluke - From Basic Science to Public Health, Volume 101 is a well-known and respected outlet for detailed and comprehensive reviews written by experts covering all aspects of parasitology. This latest release covers topics of interest, including the Taxonomy, ecology and population genetics of Opisthorchis viverrini and its intermediate hosts, the Epidemiology, geospatial analysis of Opisthorchis viverrini infection and climate change effects in the Mekong basin, Reservoir species and transmission of Opisthorchis viverrini, The draft genome of Opisthorchis viverrini, Functional genomics and genetic manipulation of Opisthorchis viverrini, Microbiomes and liver fluke infection, and more.

Key Features

  • Presents a well-known and respected outlet for detailed and comprehensive reviews written by experts covering all aspects of parasitology
  • Includes sections that cover taxonomy, ecology and population genetics
  • Contains a large focus on Opisthorchis viverrini

Readership

Anyone with an interest in parasitology including students, research scientists, teachers, clinicians both veterinary and medical, control programme managers, fund managers and policy makers


Details

No. of pages:
300
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2018
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Hardcover ISBN:
9780128145760

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About the Serial Volume Editors

Banchob Sripa, PhD Serial Volume Editor

Dr Sripa is an Associate Professor of Pathology in the Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine at Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen,Thailand

Affiliations and Expertise

Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen,Thailand

Paul Brindley Serial Volume Editor

Dr Paul Brindley is a Director at the Brindley Laboratory, School of Medicine and Health Sciences at George Washington University, Washington, D.C., USA

Affiliations and Expertise

George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA