Advances In Parasitology by RollinsonAdvances In Parasitology by Rollinson

Advances In Parasitology


Hardcover | June 18, 2014

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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 2012 impact factor is 3.778.

  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field
  • Contributions from leading authorities and industry experts
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...
Title:Advances In ParasitologyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:170 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:June 18, 2014Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128001828

ISBN - 13:9780128001820


Table of Contents

  1. Diversity and Ancestry of Flatworms Infecting Blood of Non-Tetrapod Craniates ( Fishes)
    Raphael Orélis-Ribeiro, Cova R. Arias, Kenneth M. Halanych, Thomas H. Cribb and Stephen A. Bullard
  2. Techniques for the Diagnosis of Fasciola Infections in Animals Room for Improvement
    Cristian A. Alvarez Rojas, Aaron R. Jex, Robin B. Gasser and Jean-Pierre Y. Scheerlinck
  3. Re-Evaluating the Evidence for T. gondii Induced Behavioural Changes in Rodents
    Amanda R. Worth, R.C. Andrew Thompson and Alan J. Lymbery