It is the purpose of this book to make available to parasitologists and workers in many other disciplines a review of the developments leading up to the successful cultivation of the more important protozoan parasites of man and domestic animals. Included is a detailed description of the current state of the art protozoan parasite cultivation, and a limited discussion of the major achievements to our understanding of parasite biology derived through experimentation using cultured parasites.
Table of Contents
1. The Coccidia 2. Lumen Dwelling Protozoa: Entamoeba, Trichomonads, and Giardia 3. Leishmania 4. Plasmodium 5. African Trypanosomes 6. Cultivation and In Vitro Studies of Babesia 7. Theileria