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Ecology Of Parasite Vector Interactions

Pub Date : 2012-07-01 | Author : Willem Takken | Publisher : Wageningen Academic Pub

ISBN 10 : 9789086861880
ISBN 13 : 9086861881

Vector-borne diseases continue to be one of the most important determinants affecting human and animal health. Large numbers of people suffer from diseases like malaria, dengue, fi..


Olfaction In Vector Host Interactions

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : W. Takken | Publisher : Wageningen Academic Pub

ISBN 10 : 9789086860913
ISBN 13 : 9086860915

This is a multi-authored book with a focus on the role of olfaction (the sense of smell) in the multitude of interactions between arthropods and their blood hosts. Most arthropods,..


The Biogeography Of Host Parasite Interactions

Pub Date : 2010-07-01 | Author : Serge Morand | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199561346
ISBN 13 : 0199561346

This edited volume demonstrates how the latest developments in biogeography (for example in phylogenetics, macroecology, and geographic information systems) can be applied to studi..


Parasite Diversity And Diversification

Pub Date : 2015-02-26 | Author : Serge Morand | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781316239933
ISBN 13 : 1316239934

The development of molecular tools has dramatically increased our knowledge of parasite diversity and the vectors that transmit them. From viruses and protists to arthropods and he..


Biology Of Disease Vectors

Pub Date : 2004-12-04 | Author : William H. Marquardt | Publisher : Elsevier

ISBN 10 : 9780080494067
ISBN 13 : 0080494064

Biology of Disease Vectors presents a comprehensive and advanced discussion of disease vectors and what the future may hold for their control. This edition examines the control of ..


Host Manipulation By Parasites

Pub Date : 2012-06-07 | Author : David P. Hughes | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199642236
ISBN 13 : 0199642230

Parasites that manipulate the behaviour of their hosts represent striking examples of adaptation by natural selection. This innovative text provides an up-to-date, authoritative, a..


Infectious Disease Ecology

Pub Date : 2010-12-16 | Author : Richard S. Ostfeld | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781400837885
ISBN 13 : 140083788X

News headlines are forever reporting diseases that take huge tolls on humans, wildlife, domestic animals, and both cultivated and native plants worldwide. These diseases can also c..