Haemonchus Contortus and Haemonchosis - Past, Present and Future Trends: Volume 93

Haemonchus Contortus and Haemonchosis - Past, Present and Future Trends: Volume 93

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Haemonchus Contortus and Haemonchosis - Past, Present and Future Trends, the latest in the Advances in Parasitology series first published in 1963, contains comprehensive and up-to-date reviews on all areas of interest in contemporary parasitology. The series includes medical studies of parasites of major influence, such as Plasmodium falciparum and trypanosomes. The series also contains reviews of more traditional areas, such as zoology, taxonomy, and life history, which help to shape current thinking and applications. The 2014 impact factor is 6.226.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 682 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 38.1mm | 840g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0128103957
  • 9780128103951
  • 2,118,407

Table of contents

Evolution and Biogeography of Haemonchus contortus: Linking Faunal Dynamics in Space and Time
Eric P. Hoberg and Dante S. Zarlenga
Genetic Diversity and Population Structure of Haemonchus contortus
John Gilleard and Elizabeth Redman
The Biochemistry of Haemonchus contortus and Other Parasitic Nematodes
Achim Harder
The Pathophysiology, Ecology and Epidemiology of Haemonchus contortus Infection in Small Ruminants
R. Brown Besier, Lewis P. Kahn, Neil D. Sargison and Jan A.Van Wyk
The Identification of Haemonchus species and Diagnosis of Haemonchosis
Dante S. Zarlenga, Eric P. Hoberg and Wenbin Tuo
Diagnosis, Treatment and Management of Haemonchus contortus in Small Ruminants
R. Brown Besier, Lewis P. Kahn, Neil D. Sargison and Jan A. Van Wyk
Interactions Between Nutrition and Infections with Haemonchus contortus and Related Gastro-intestinal Nematodes in Small Ruminants
Herve Hoste, Juan F.J. Torres-Acosta, Jessica Quijada, Israel Chan-Perez, Mohammed M. Dakheel, Dill S. Kommuru,Irene Mueller Harvey and Thomas H. Terrill
Immunity to Haemonchus contortus and Vaccine Development
Alasdair J. Nisbet, Els N. Meeusen, Jorge F. Gonzalez and David M. Piedrafita
Anthelmintic Resistance in Haemonchus contortus: History, Mechanisms and Diagnosis
Andrew C. Kotze and Roger K. Prichard
Haemonchus contortus: Applications in Drug Discovery
Timothy G. Geary
Gaining Insights into the Pharmacology of Anthelmintics Using Haemonchus contortus as a Model Nematode
Carlos E. Lanusse, Luis I. Alvarez and Adrian L. Lifschitz
Understanding Haemonchus contortus Better Through Genomics and Transcriptomics
Robin B. Gasser, Erich M. Schwarz, Pasi K. Korhonen and Neil D. Young
Haemonchus contortus: Genome Structure, Organization and Comparative Genomics
Roz Laing,Axel Martinelli, Alan Tracey, Nancy Holroyd, John Gilleard and James A. Cotton
Functional Genomics Tools for Haemonchus contortus and Lessons from Other Helminths
Collette Britton,Brett Roberts and Neil D. Marks
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About Robin Gasser

Robin B. Gasser is Professor in Parasitology at the Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Australia Professor Georg von Samson-Himmelstjerna works at the Institut fur Parasitologie und Tropenveterinarmedizin, Freie Universitat Berlin.
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