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Edited By: JP Dalton

544 pages, Illus, figs, tabs, maps

CABI Publishing

Hardback | Mar 1999 | #97963 | ISBN: 0851992609
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NHBS Price: £135.00 $165/€152 approx

About this book

Gives comprehensive coverage of the Fasciola Hepatica and Fasciola gigantica parasites and their control.


The life cycle of fasciola hepatica; development of fasciola hepatica in the intermediate host; development of fasciola hepatica in the mammalian host; epidemiology and control; predicting outbreaks of fasciolosis - from Ollerenshaw to satellites; pathology, pathophysiology and clinical aspects; mechanisms of fasciolicide action and drug resistance in fasciola hepatica; metabolism; neurobiology; immunology of fasciola hepatica infection; development of vaccines against fasciola hepatica; human fasciolosis; immunodiagnosis of human and animal fasciolosis; molecular biology; fasciola gigantica - epidemiology, control, immunology and molecular biology.

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