Advances In Parasitology by RollinsonAdvances In Parasitology by Rollinson

Advances In Parasitology


Hardcover | April 22, 2015

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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 of 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.

The 2013 impact factor is 4.36

  • 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:338 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:April 22, 2015Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:012802268X

ISBN - 13:9780128022689

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Table of Contents

  1. Recent Developments in Malaria Vaccinology
    Benedict R. Halbroth and Simon J. Draper
  2. PfEMP1 A Parasite Protein Family of Key Importance inPlasmodium falciparumMalaria Immunity and Pathogenesis
    Lars Hviid and Anja T.R. Jensen
  3. Prospects for Vector-Based Gene Silencing to Explore Immunobiological Features ofSchistosoma mansoni
    Jana Hagen, Jean-Pierre Y. Scheerlinck, Neil D. Young, Robin B. Gasser and Bernd H. Kalinna
  4. Chronobiology of Trematode Cercarial Emergence: from Data Recovery to Epidemiological, Ecological and Evolutionary Implications
    André Théron
  5. Strongyloidiasis With Emphasis on Human Infections and its Different Clinical Forms
    Rafael Toledo, Carla Muñoz-Antoli, and José-Guillermo Esteban
  6. A Perspective onCryptosporidiumandGiardia, with an Emphasis on Bovines and Recent Epidemiological Findings
    Harshanie Abeywardena, Aaron R. Jex and Robin B. Gasser