Progress in Parasitology


ISBN: 978-3-642-21395-3 (Print) 978-3-642-21396-0 (Online)
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Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. Book Chapter

    Pages 1-21

    50 Years German Society of Parasitology (DGP) (1961–2010)

  3. Book Chapter

    Pages 23-38

    Parasitology of the German Democratic Republic (1961–1990): Memories of a Time Witness


    1. Front Matter

      Pages 39-39

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 41-68

      Parasites and Their World Records in Their Fight for Survival

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 69-78

      Cryptosporidium parvum: The Veterinary Perspective

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 79-91

      Neonatal Porcine Coccidiosis

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 93-120

      Post-translational Modifications in Apicomplexan Parasites

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 121-133

      Development of the RTS,S/AS Vaccine Candidate from Concept to Phase III

    7. Book Chapter

      Pages 135-153

      Small Ruminant Theileriosis

    8. Book Chapter

      Pages 155-178

      Interactions of Trypanosoma cruzi and Triatomines


    1. Front Matter

      Pages 179-179

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 181-200

      Sex in Schistosomes – Signaling Mechanisms in the Female Gonads

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 201-222

      Anisakid Nematode (Ascaridoidea) Life Cycles and Distribution: Increasing Zoonotic Potential in the Time of Climate Change?

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 223-250

      Fish Parasites as Biological Indicators in a Changing World: Can We Monitor Environmental Impact and Climate Change?


    1. Front Matter

      Pages 251-251

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 253-258

      Infectious Diseases Under the Influence of Changing Environmental Factors

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 259-282

      Arthropod Vectors and Their Growing Importance in Europe

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 283-296

      A Look at the World of Ticks

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 297-322

      What Else Besides TBE and Borreliosis? Tick-Transmitted Pathogens in Germany and Beyond

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 323-331

      Tick-Borne Encephalitis: From Microfocus to Human Disease

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 333-336