Giardia and Cryptosporidium
Giardia and Cryptosporidium are both parasites of considerable global interest due to the gastrointestinal problems the organisms can cause in humans as well as domestic and wild animals. This book presents a comprehensive overview of recent research. Chapters discuss topics from taxonomy, nomenclature and evolution to molecular epidemiology, advances in diagnostics and zoonotic, human and animal health issues.
Taxonomy, Nomenclature and Evolution • Molecular Epidemiology and Typing •Issues Zoonotic, Human and Animal Health emiology • Clinical and Molecular Epid•emiology Advances in Diagnosis • Treatment of Drinking Water d Transcriptome Pathogenesis and Host-Parasite Relationship • Drug Treatment and Novel Drug Targets • Control in Water • Other Waterborne Protozoa • Basic Biology • Metabolomics an• Genomics • Prototeomics • Biochemistry and Physiology • Cell Biology and Signalling