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Title Leishmania and leishmaniasis / Awanish Kumar.
Publication Info. New York : Springer, [2013]

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Contents Historical background of Leishmania and leishmaniasis -- Risk factors and definition of the problem -- Types of leishmaniasis -- Global status of visceral leishmaniasis -- Status of visceral leishmaniasis in India -- Morphology and Life cycle of Leishmania donovani -- Vectors and transmission of the disease -- Clinical symptoms of visceral leishmaniasis -- Control strategies of the disease -- Leishmania/HIV co-infections -- Host Immune response to Leishmania infection -- Cross-immunity between different Leishmania species -- Adoptive transfer of immunity -- Cutaneous leishmaniasis -- Mucocutaneous Leishmaniasis -- Visceral Leishmaniasis -- Post Kala-azar dermal Leishmaniasis -- Drugs against leishmaniasis -- Antimonials and Leishmaniasis -- SAG treatment, failure and resistance in Leishmania -- Vaccines against Leishmaniasis -- Strategy in practice for vaccine development against Leishmanisis.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on October 9, 2013).
Subject Leishmania.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
ISBN 9781461488699 (electronic bk.)
1461488699 (electronic bk.)
UPC # 10.1007/978-1-4614-8869-9 doi
OCLC # EBC1466746
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