Advances In Parasitology by RollinsonAdvances In Parasitology by Rollinson

Advances In Parasitology

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Hardcover | December 20, 2011

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First published in 1963,Advances in Parasitologycontains comprehensive and up-to-date reviews in all areas of interest in contemporary parasitology.

Advances in Parasitologyincludes medical studies on parasites of major influence, such asPlasmodium falciparumand 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 2009 impact factor is 6.231.



  • Contributions from leading authorities and industry experts
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field
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 hi...
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Title:Advances In ParasitologyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:266 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.98 inPublished:December 20, 2011Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0123914299

ISBN - 13:9780123914293

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Table of Contents

1. Cryptic parasite revealed improved prospects for treatment and control of human cryptosporidiosis, A. Jex, R. Gasser, Y. A. L. Lim, J. Bethony, P. J. Hotez, N. D. Young

2. Trichomonas vaginalis pathobiology: new insights from the genome sequence, R. Hirt, N. de Miguel, S. Nakjang, D. Dessi, Y.-C. Liu, N. Diaz, P. Rappelli, A. Acosta-Serrano, P. L. Fiori, J. C. Mottram

3. Coinfection of Schistosoma (Trematoda) with Bacteria, Protozoa and Helminths, B. Fried, A. Abruzzi

4. Assessment and Monitoring of Onchocerciasis in Latin America, O. Real-Najarro, T. Unnasch, M. Rodriguez Perez

Editorial 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