Caister Academic Press

Parasitology Books

Our high level parasitology books bring together expert international authors under the skilled editorship of leading scientists to produce state-of-the-art compendiums of current research. Aimed at the research scientist, graduate student, medical reseacher and other professionals, these books are highly recommended for all parasitology laboratories. Every parasitology, microbiology and bioscience library should have a copy of each of the following books.
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Brain-eating Amoebae: Biology and Pathogenesis of Naegleria fowleri
Author: Ruqaiyyah Siddiqui, Ibne Karim M. Ali, Jennifer R. Cope and Naveed Ahmed Khan   Published: 2016
Book: 978-1-910190-53-1. Ebook: 978-1-910190-54-8, £159, $319
A concise guide on Naegleria fowleri for clinical practitioners, health professionals, researchers and students read more ...
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Antibiotics: Current Innovations and Future Trends
Edited by: Sergio Sánchez and Arnold L. Demain   Published: 2015
Book: 978-1-908230-54-6. Ebook: 978-1-908230-55-3, £180, $360
"packed full of useful information" (MicroToday); "genuinely a brilliant resource" (ChemMedChem); "a useful resource" (Book News); "insightful reading" (Biospektrum); "I thoroughly recommend this textbook" (Aus. J. Med. Sci.) read more ...
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Leishmania: Current Biology and Control
Edited by: Subrata Adak and Rupak Datta   Published: 2015
Book: 978-1-908230-52-2. Ebook: 978-1-908230-53-9, £159, $319
"an excellent reference" (Doodys); "a useful guide" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
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Acanthamoeba: Biology and Pathogenesis (2nd edition)
Author: Naveed Ahmed Khan   Published: 2015
Book: 978-1-908230-50-8. Ebook: 978-1-908230-51-5, £159, $319
"comprehensive review" (Book News); "comprehensive handbook ... as well as an invaluable reference" (Fungal Diversity) read more ...
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Malaria Parasites: Comparative Genomics, Evolution and Molecular Biology
Edited by: Jane M. Carlton, Susan L. Perkins and Kirk W. Deitsch   Published: 2013
Book: 978-1-908230-07-2. Ebook: 978-1-908230-76-8, £159, $319
"an essential and eminently accessible resource" (Parasites and Vectors) read more ...
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Stress Response in Microbiology
Edited by: Jose M. Requena   Published: 2012
Book: 978-1-908230-04-1, £180, $360
"well and sensibly illustrated" (Micro. Today); "well-written and informative" (Biospektrum) read more ...
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Essentials of Veterinary Parasitology
Edited by: Hany M. Elsheikha and Naveed Ahmed Khan   Published: 2011
Book: 978-1-904455-80-6, 978-1-904455-79-0, £99, $169
"excellent, accurate and up to date ... an essential tool" (Aus. Vet. J.); "an indispensable acquisition" (Acta Partasitologica); "it is worth buying" (Vet. Para.); "Students will love this book" (VIN) read more ...
Anaerobic Parasitic Protozoa: Genomics and Molecular Biology
Edited by: C. Graham Clark, Patricia J. Johnson and Rodney D. Adam   Published: 2010
Book: 978-1-904455-61-5, £159, $319
"very well written and edited ... easy to read" (Parasites and Vectors); "highly useful to experts and active researchers" (Quarterly Rev. Biol.); "well written, well referenced and very up to date" (Aus. J. Med. Sci.) read more ...
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Acanthamoeba: Biology and Pathogenesis
Author: Naveed Khan   Published: 2009
Book: 978-1-904455-43-1, £159, $319
"a must read for all scientists interested in medical and environmental microbiology" (Parasites and Vectors) read more ...
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Leishmania: After The Genome
Edited by: Peter J. Myler and Nicolas Fasel   Published: 2008
Book: 978-1-904455-28-8, £159, $319
"a mandatory text for PhD students" (Parasites and Vectors); "a valuable overview of the molecular biology and biochemistry" (Microbiology Today); " a most thorough and comprehensive review ... a most valuable reference for any scientist ... a must for the library" (Aus. J. Med. Sci.) read more ...
Full information at Leishmania.