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Title Biomphalaria snails and larval trematodes / Rafael Toledo, Bernard Fried, editors
Published New York ; London : Springer, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 244 pages) : illustrations
Contents Biosystematics of Biomphalaria spp. with an emphasis on Biomphalaria glabrata / Philippe Jarne, Jena-Pierre Pointier, and Patrice David -- Laboratory rearing of Biomphalaria glabrata snails and maintenance of larval schistosomes in vivo and in vitro / L.K. Eveland and M.A. Haseeb -- Biomphalaria : natural history, ecology and schistosome transmission / David Rollinson -- Studies of Biomphalaria snails infected with larval trematodes using chromatography and atomic spectrometry / Joseph Sherma and Bernard Fried -- Effects of larval schistosomes on Biomphalaria snails / Judith Humphries -- Effects of nonschistosome larval trematodes on Biomphalaria snails / Jose-Guillermo Esteban [and others] -- Immunobiology of Biomphalaria-trematode interactions / Timothy P. Yoshino and Christine Coustau -- Advances in the genomics and proteomics of the freshwater intermediate snail host of Schistosoma mansoni, Biomphalaria glabrata / Wannaporn Ittiprasert [and others] -- The biological control of the snail hosts of schistosomes : the role of competitor snails and biological invasions / Jean-Pierre Pointier, Patrice David, and Philippe Jarne
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Biomphalaria.
Biomphalaria -- Parasites.
Trematoda -- Larvae.
Host-parasite relationships.
Snails as carriers of disease.
Form Electronic book
Author Toledo, Rafael.
Fried, Bernard, 1933-
ISBN 9781441970282 (electronic bk.)
1441970282 (electronic bk.)