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Parasitic flatworms : molecular biology, biochemistry, immunology and physiology / edited by Aaron G. Maule and Nikki J. Marks.

Publication:
Wallingford, UK ; Cambridge, MA : CABI Pub., c2006.
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Book
xx, 448 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
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Subjects:
Platyhelminthes.
Medical subjects:
Platyhelminths.
Cestode Infections.
Contents:
The evolution of parasitism in flatworms / D.T.J. Littlewood
Genomes and genomics of parasitic flatworms / D.A. Johnston
Genetic discrimination of echinococcus species and strains / D.P. McManus
Ribosomal DNA variation in parasitic flatworms / D. Blair
Genetic studies on monogeneans with emphasis on Gyrodactylus / C.O. Cunningham and I. Matějusová
The schistosome transcriptome / S. Verjovski-Almeida and R. DeMarco
Transgenic flatworms / C.G. Grevelding
Immunobiology of schistosomes / S.G. Forrester and E.J. Pearce
Cestode infection: immunological considerations from host and tapeworm perspectives / D.M. McKay and R.A. Webb
Signal transduction at the host-parasite interface / T.P. Yoshino, J.J. Vermeire and J.E. Humphries
Parasite effects on the snail host transcriptome / M. Knight and N. Raghavan
Developments in the chemotherapy of parasitic flatworms / G.C. Coles
Drug resistance in schistosomes / T.A. Day and S. Botros
Praziquantel: mechanism of action / R.M. Greenberg
Cestode vaccine development / M.W. Lightowlers
The development of a schistosome vaccine / R.A. Wilson and P.S. Coulson
Flatworm parasite proteomics / R.M. Morphew, J. Barrett and P.M. Brophy
Proteases in trematode biology / J.P. Dalton ... [et al.]
Signalling molecules and nerve-muscle function / A.G. Maule, N.J. Marks and T.A. Day
Unusual aspects of metabolism in flatworm parasites / A.G.M. Tielens and J.J. van Hellemond
Glycoconjugate structures / M. Wuhrer and R. Geyer
Gene silencing in flatworms using RNA interference / P.J. Skelly.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Maule, Aaron G.
Marks, Nikki J.
ISBN:
0851990274 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
60650924
Publisher Number:
9780851990279