The Epidemiology of Plasmodium vivax: History, Hiatus and Hubris, Part B, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 012407877X
  • ISBN-13: 9780124078772
  • DDC: 579.4
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 304 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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First published in 1963, Advances in Parasitology contains comprehensive and up-to-date reviews in all areas of interest in contemporary parasitology. Advances in Parasitology includes medical studies on 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 shape current thinking and applications.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Plasmodium vivax: Modern Strategies to Study a Persistent Parasite's Life Cycle.
2: Red Blood Cell Polymorphism and Susceptibility to Plasmodium vivax.
3: Natural Acquisition of Immunity to Plasmodium vivax: Epidemiological Observations and Potential Targets.
4: G6PD Deficiency: Global Distribution, Genetic Variants and Primaquine Therapy.
5: Genomics, Population Genetics and Evolutionary History of Plasmodium vivax.
6: Malariotherapy – Insanity at the Service of Malariology.