The Resource Parasites and infectious disease : discovery by serendipity, and otherwise, Gerald W. Esch, (electronic resource)

Parasites and infectious disease : discovery by serendipity, and otherwise, Gerald W. Esch, (electronic resource)

Label
Parasites and infectious disease : discovery by serendipity, and otherwise
Title
Parasites and infectious disease
Title remainder
discovery by serendipity, and otherwise
Statement of responsibility
Gerald W. Esch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Engaging introduction to the key discoveries that have shaped the field of parasitology
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Esch, Gerald W
Dewey number
591.7857
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QL757
LC item number
.E785 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parasitology
  • Internal medicine
Label
Parasites and infectious disease : discovery by serendipity, and otherwise, Gerald W. Esch, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Prologue; 1 African trypanosomes and their VSGs; 2 Malaria: the real killer; 3 The HIV-AIDS vaccine and the disadvantage of natural selection: the yellow fever vaccine and the advantage of artificial selection; 4 Lyme disease: a classic emerging disease; 5 The discovery of ivermectin: a 'crapshoot', or not?; 6 ''You came a long way to see a tree"; 7 Infectious disease and modern epidemiology; 8 The 'unholy trinity' and the geohelminths: an intractable problem?; 9 Hookworm disease: insidious, stealthily treacherous
  • 10 The spadefoot toad and Pseudodiplorchis americanus: an amazing success story of two very aquatic species in a very dry land11 The schistosomes: split-bodied flukes; 12 Dicrocoelium dendriticum and Halipegus occidualis: their life cycles and a genius at work; 13 Trichinosis and Trichinella spp. (all eight of them, or is it nine?); 14 Phylogenetics: a contentious discipline; 15 Toxoplasma gondii, Sarcocystis neurona, and Neospora caninum: the worst of the coccidians?; Summary; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (367 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511289415
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000352246
  • (EBL)311245
  • (OCoLC)184739510
  • (SSID)ssj0000305529
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11275994
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000305529
  • (PQKBWorkID)10293302
  • (PQKB)10782052
  • (UkCbUP)CR9780511619021
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC311245
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000352246
Label
Parasites and infectious disease : discovery by serendipity, and otherwise, Gerald W. Esch, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Prologue; 1 African trypanosomes and their VSGs; 2 Malaria: the real killer; 3 The HIV-AIDS vaccine and the disadvantage of natural selection: the yellow fever vaccine and the advantage of artificial selection; 4 Lyme disease: a classic emerging disease; 5 The discovery of ivermectin: a 'crapshoot', or not?; 6 ''You came a long way to see a tree"; 7 Infectious disease and modern epidemiology; 8 The 'unholy trinity' and the geohelminths: an intractable problem?; 9 Hookworm disease: insidious, stealthily treacherous
  • 10 The spadefoot toad and Pseudodiplorchis americanus: an amazing success story of two very aquatic species in a very dry land11 The schistosomes: split-bodied flukes; 12 Dicrocoelium dendriticum and Halipegus occidualis: their life cycles and a genius at work; 13 Trichinosis and Trichinella spp. (all eight of them, or is it nine?); 14 Phylogenetics: a contentious discipline; 15 Toxoplasma gondii, Sarcocystis neurona, and Neospora caninum: the worst of the coccidians?; Summary; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (367 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511289415
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000352246
  • (EBL)311245
  • (OCoLC)184739510
  • (SSID)ssj0000305529
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11275994
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000305529
  • (PQKBWorkID)10293302
  • (PQKB)10782052
  • (UkCbUP)CR9780511619021
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC311245
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000352246

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