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National Institute of Parasitic Diseases, China - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128207529, 9780128207536

National Institute of Parasitic Diseases, China, Volume 110

1st Edition

70 Years and Beyond

Serial Volume Editors: Xiao-Nong Zhou Dirk Engels
Series Volume Editor: Yu Wang
eBook ISBN: 9780128207536
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128207529
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 16th June 2020
Page Count: 458
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Table of Contents

1. Contributions and achievements on schistosomiasis control and elimination in China by NIPD-CTDR
Chun-Li Cao, Li-Juan Zhang, Wang-Ping Deng, Yin-Long Li, Chao Lv, Si-Min Dai, Ting Feng, Zhi-Qiang Qin, Li-Ping Duan, Hao-Bing Zhang, Wei Hu, Zheng Feng, Jing Xu, Shan Lv, Jia-Gang Guo, Shi-Zhu Li, Jian-Ping Cao and Xiao-Nong Zhou
2. The contributions and achievements on malaria control and forthcoming elimination in China over the past 70 years by the NIPD-CTDR
Xinyu Feng, Zhigui Xia, Jun Feng, Li Zhang, He Yan, Linhua Tang, Xiao-Nong Zhou and Shuisen Zhou
3. Contribution to the echinococcosis control programme in China by NIPD-CTDR
Meihua Fu, Shuai Han, Cuizhao Xue, Xu Wang, Baixue Liu, Ying Wang, Liying Wang, Sihui Wei, Xiaoyu Cui, Ting Zhang, Haobing Zhang, Bin Zheng, Tian Tian, Shijie Yang, Chunhua Gao, Zhisheng Dang, Bin Xu, Qing Yu and Weiping Wu
4. Contributions to the lymphatic filariasis elimination programme and post-elimination surveillance in China by NIPD-CTDR
De-Jian Sun, Yuan Fang, Yun Huang and Zhang Yi
5. Contributions of the National Institute of Parasitic Diseases to the control of visceral leishmaniasis in China
Zheng-Bing Zhou, Jun-Yun Wang, Chun-Hua Gao, Shuai Han, Yuan-Yuan Li, Yi Zhang and Xiao-Nong Zhou
6. Engagement of the National Institute of Parasitic Diseases in control of soil-transmitted helminthiasis in China
Hui-Hui Zhu, Chang-Hai Zhou, Mi-Zhen Zhang, Ji-Lei Huang, Ting-Jun Zhu, Men-Bao Qian, Ying-Dan Chen, Shi-Zhu Li and Xiao-Nong Zhou
7. From awareness to action: NIPD’s engagement in the control of food-borne clonorchiasis
Men-Bao Qian, Chang-Hai Zhou, Hui-Hui Zhu, Ting-Jun Zhu, Ji-Lei Huang, Ying-Dan Chen and Xiao-Nong Zhou
8. Control of eosinopilic meningitis caused by Angiostrongylus cantonensis in the People's Republic of China
Shan Lv, Yun-Hai Guo, Fu-Rong Wei, Yi Zhang, Ning Xiao and Xiao-Nong Zhou
9. Control of taeniasis and cysticercosis in China
Men-Bao Qian, Ning Xiao, Shi-Zhu Li, Bernadette Abela-Ridder, Hélène Carabin, Anna Sophie Fahrion, Dirk Engels and Xiao-Nong Zhou
10. Epidemiological big data and analytical tools applied in the control programmes on parasitic diseases in China: NIPD's sustained contributions in 70 years
Shang Xia, Jin-Xin Zheng, Xin-Yi Wang, Jing-Bo Xue, Jian-Hong Hu, Xue-Qiang Zhang, Xiao-Nong Zhou and Shi-Zhu Li
11. Construction and application of surveillance and response systems for parasitic diseases in China, led by NIPD
Y.-W. Hao, Q. Wang, C.-L. Cao, T. Tian, Z.-L. Zhu, J. Xu, S.-S. Zhou, W.-P. Wu, Y.-D. Chen, Y. Zhang, J.-X. Chen, S.-Z. Li, N. Xiao and X.-N. Zhou
12. Establishment and application of the National Parasitic Resource Center (NPRC) in China
Shao-Hong Chen, Hai-Mo Shen, Yan Lu, Lin Ai, Jia-Xu Chen, Xue-Nian Xu, Peng Song, Yu-Chun Cai and Xiao-Nong Zhou
13. Contribution of NIPD-CTDR to the parasitic diseases control and elimination in China: Memory of the 70th anniversary for NIPD-CTDR
Ning Xiao, Shi-Zhu Li, Men-Bao Qian, Zhi-Gui Xia, Qing Yu, Qin Liu, Shan lv and Xiao-Nong Zhou


National Institute of Parasitic Diseases, China: 70 Years and Beyond, Volume 110 covers the major achievements gained in the research and control of parasitic diseases in China, e.g. schistosomiasis, malaria, lymphatic filariasis, echinococcosis, visceral leishmaniasis, soil-transmitted helminthiasis, foodborne clonorchiasis, angiostrongyliasis, taeniasis and cysticercosis, etc. The book introduces approaches that can be developed with big data analytic tools, how to use surveillance-response systems at national and regional levels, and tactics to promote the national parasitic resources center to support various research and control activities. Finally, a chapter on the roadmap for parasitic diseases control in China from 2020 to 2030 is presented.

Key Features

  • Informs and updates on the controlled progress of parasitic diseases in China, with a focus on strategies, combating measures, surveillance-response systems, and multi-sectoral cooperation
  • Introduces advances in research achievements in the development of diagnostics, drugs, insecticides and surveillance tools
  • Features reviews of more traditional parasitic diseases that help to shape current thinking and applications of modern tools in research and control of diseases


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Xiao-Nong Zhou

Xiao-Nong Zhou

Professor Xiao-Nong Zhou is Director of the National Institute of Parasitic Diseases at the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Shanghai, P.R.China. He graduated with a PhD in Biology from Copenhagen University, Denmark. His professional works are across the fields of ecology, population biology, epidemiology, and malacology. Professor Zhou is the Chair of the National Expert Advisory Committee on schistosomiasis and other parasitic diseases for China’s National Health and Family Planning Commission. He has written extensively on parasitology and parasitic diseases, with more than 100 peer review publications in international journals, such as N Engl J Med, Lancet, Emerg Inf Dis, Inter J Parasitol, Adv Parasitol, PLoS NTDs, Parasites and Vectors, etc. He has collaborated with WHO/TDR and WHO, including serving as members for WHO STAC on NTDs, WHO/TDR STAC, WHO Foodborne Burden Epidemiology Reference Group. He had contributed, as former President, to the Regional Network on Asian Schistosomiasis and Other Important Zoonoses since 2000. He is the Editor-in-Chief for Infectious Diseases of Poverty (BioMed Central as publisher), and Chinese Journal of Schistosomiasis Control (Chinese national journal).

Affiliations and Expertise

National Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Shanghai, People's Republic of China

Dirk Engels

Affiliations and Expertise

National Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Shanghai, People's Republic of China

About the Series Volume Editor

Yu Wang

Affiliations and Expertise

National Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Shanghai, People's Republic of China