Toxoplasma Gondii : Prevalence in Humans & Animals, Genetic Structure & Role in Disease Distribution Paperback / softback
Edited by Melvin B. Goodson, Don Winslow
Toxoplasma gondii is a parasite of the phylum Apicomplexa, Coccidia order, being an obligate intracellular protozoan that affects humans and diverse vertebrate hosts.
In this book, the authors discuss its prevalence in humans and animals, genetic structure and role in disease distribution.
Topics include the congenital transmission of toxoplasma gondii in ovine; the role of chickens in the transmission of toxoplasmosis to humans; updates on the serological and molecular diagnosis of toxoplasmosis; epidemiology and control of toxoplasmosis in dogs, cats, bovine, and in public health.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 103 pages
- Publisher: Nova Science Publishers Inc
- Publication Date: 19/06/2013
- Category: Medical parasitology
- ISBN: 9781626183490