By John Janovy Jr., Gerald W. Esch
Reviews key parts in ecological, scientific and molecular parasitology
- Features essays from a number of the world's leading parasitologists
- Each subject is decided in context by way of that includes a key paper from the magazine of Paraistology over the last a hundred years
Read or Download A century of parasitology: discoveries, ideas, and lessons learned by scientists who published in the Journal of Parasitology, 1914-2014 PDF
Similar zoology books
1918. With thirty-two black and white illustrations. Contents: Animals that coaching Camouflage; Animal Musicians; Animals at Play; Armour-Bearing and Mail-Clad Animals; Miners and Excavators; Animal Mathematicians; The Language of Animals; of their Boudoirs, Hospitals and church buildings; Self-Defense and Home-Government; Architects, Engineers, and Housebuilders; foodstuff Conservers; travelers and Sight-Seers; Animal Scavengers and Criminals; because the Allies of guy; and the longer term lifetime of Animals.
Complex Ecological concept is meant for either postgraduate scholars researchers in ecology. It presents an outline of present advances within the box in addition to heavily similar components in evolution, ecological economics, and natural-resource administration, familiarizing the reader with the mathematical, computational and statistical methods utilized in those varied components.
Our realizing of habit and the way it's handled has complicated remarkably over the last a long time, and lots more and plenty of the development is expounded on to animal examine. this is often actual for either the behavioural facets of drug use in addition to the organic underpinnings of the ailment. In Animal types of Drug dependancy, specialists within the box supply an up to date assessment of advanced behavioural paradigms that version diversified phases of this ailment and clarify how every one try out is used to successfully mirror the development of drug habit.
''This unique and necessary publication can assist to develop the knowledge of avian ecology in the course of the international. '' ? -D. Flaspohler, Michigan Technical college, in selection (January 2002)''This is a stimulating booklet and a wealthy resource of study rules written at a degree compatible for undergraduates. .
Additional resources for A century of parasitology: discoveries, ideas, and lessons learned by scientists who published in the Journal of Parasitology, 1914-2014
So what are the lessons of 100 years of parasitic protozoology for the next generation of parasitologists? First, choose your research system with great care—the system you choose will both enable and limit your research and your view of the world. The best systems instill a sense of wonder that keeps us engaged, a sense of opportunity that allows us to ask ultimate questions, and a sense of the intellectual elegance that draws us to and sustains us in a life of empirical science. Second, read The Journal of Parasitology with great care.
1937 A catalog and host-index of the genus Leucocytozoon. Journal of Parasitology 23: 202–212. ________. 1938. A strain of Plasmodium relictum from doves and pigeons infective to canaries and the common fowl. American Journal of Hygiene 21: 380–389. ________. 1976. Relapse in malaria: An enigma. Journal of Parasitology 62: 2–9. ________. 1985. Reminiscences: My forty-year romance with malaria. Transactions of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences 13: 5–11. ________, and E. West. 1937. Some notes on the effect of atebrine on the gametocytes of the genus Leucocytozoon.
When the United States Public Health Service sought Coatney’s model for a federal research program on malaria, he replied that, “ … if the Public Health Service wanted it, they could have it but they would have to take me too” (Coatney, 1985). By 1938, he had been assigned to the National Institutes of Health to test potential antimalarial compounds for the coming war. His pigeon model and drug-testing experiments at Peru State College made him not just the best, but the only qualiﬁed, person in the Public Health Service to head an antimalarial testing program.