Volume 9 2004

Opportunistic Infections: Toxoplasma, Sarcocystis, and Microsporidia

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-7814-9 (Print) 978-1-4020-7846-0 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Pages 1-19

    Biology of Toxoplasma Gondii in Cast and Other Animals

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    Pages 21-38

    Proteases as potential targets for blocking Toxoplasma gondii invasion and replication

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    Pages 39-49

    Targeting the toxoplasma gondii apicoplast for chemotherapy

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    Pages 51-66

    Factors determining resistance and susceptibility to infection with Toxoplasma gondii

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    Pages 67-88

    Immune Response to Toxoplasma Gondii in the Central Nervous System

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    Pages 89-110

    Developmental stage conversion: Insights and possibilities

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    Pages 111-121

    Sarcocystis of humans

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    Pages 123-134

    Zoonotic microsporidia from animals and arthropods with a discussion of human infections

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    Pages 135-157

    Insights into the Immune Responses to Microsporidia

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    Pages 159-188

    Chemotherapy of microsporidiosis: Benzimidazoles, fumagillin and polyamine analogues

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    Pages 189-213

    Phylogenetics: Taxonomy and the microsporidia as derived fungi

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    Pages 215-242

    The microsporidia genome: Living with minimal genes as an intracellular eukaryote

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 243-245