Pathogenesis Treatment and Prevention of Leishmaniasis

Written By Mukesh Samant
Pathogenesis  Treatment and Prevention of Leishmaniasis
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 18 August 2021
  • ISBN : 0128227982
  • Pages : 280 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Pathogenesis Treatment and Prevention of Leishmaniasis written by Mukesh Samant which was release on 18 August 2021, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Leishmaniasis is a neglected tropical disease that is known to be transmitted by 90 different species of sandflies which carry 20 Leishmania species that cause human infection particularly in endemic countries. Pathogenesis, Treatment, and Prevention of Leishmaniasis aims to provide information on this vector-borne disease and explore strategies for diagnosis and treatment. The book begins with an overview of leishmaniasis which includes historical and future perspectives of the disease. It also discusses the clinical manifestation of the disease, mechanisms of infection, therapeutic strategies, diagnostics, prevention, and cure of Leishmania parasite. The book goes on to explain new insights and challenges in the development of promising drug targets, biomarkers identification and advance vaccination strategies against leishmaniasis. Chapter contributions brings together diverse areas of expertise making Pathogenesis, Treatment, and Prevention of Leishmaniasis aims to bring together elements of leishmaniasis into one place and be a valuable resource for researchers, health care professionals, and graduate students, working in the field of leishmaniasis. Provides an overview Leishmania and leishmanisis which include its history, transmission, clinical picture, and treatment Discusses novel approaches to study parasite infection and treatment Explores recent advances in the development of diagnostic kits, drug development and various vaccination strategies

Pathogenesis Treatment and Prevention of Leishmaniasis

Pathogenesis  Treatment and Prevention of Leishmaniasis
  • Author : Mukesh Samant,Satish Chandra Pandey
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-08-18
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 0128227982
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Summary : Leishmaniasis is a neglected tropical disease that is known to be transmitted by 90 different species of sandflies which carry 20 Leishmania species that cause human infection particularly in endemic countries. Pathogenesis, Treatment, and Prevention of Leishmaniasis aims to provide information on this vector-borne disease and explore strategies for diagnosis and treatment. ...

Pathogenesis of Leishmaniasis

Pathogenesis of Leishmaniasis
  • Author : Abhay Satoskar,Ravi Durvasula
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business
  • Release Date : 2014-04-19
  • Total pages : 93
  • ISBN : 0128227982
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Summary : This book discusses recent developments in several laboratories studying leishmaniasis. Sequencing of the human genome, as well as of the leishmania genome, has led to significant advances in our understanding of host-immune responses against leishmania, and mechanisms of infection-induced pathology, which is responsible for morbidity and mortality. Pathogenesis of Leishmaniasis ...

Imported Infectious Diseases

Imported Infectious Diseases
  • Author : Fernando Cobo
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0128227982
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Summary : The increase of immigrant population in developed countries (mainly in Europe and North America) together with an important increase of international travel worldwide are the two most important causes that have contributed to the introduction and diagnosis of imported/tropical infectious diseases in these countries. These factors have had an ...

Parasitic Diseases

Parasitic Diseases
  • Author : M. Katz,D.D. Despommier,R.W. Gwadz
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 0128227982
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Summary : Diseases caused by animal parasites remain, on a worldwide basis, among the principal causes of morbidity and mortality. This book gives the medical student-and the practitioner-the basic information about parasitic protozoa, worms, and anthropods and the diseases they cause that will enable the reader to recognize and manage them. One ...

Parasitic Diseases

Parasitic Diseases
  • Author : Michael Katz,Dickson D. Despommier,Robert Gwadz
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 301
  • ISBN : 0128227982
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Summary : Parasitic Disease, second edition remains unique in its emphasis on depictions of complete life cycles and its skillful knitting of basic and clinical information. Superbly illustrated with black and white and color photomicrographs and halftone drawings, it is an ideal text for medical, graduate, and advanced undergraduate students of parasitology ...

Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Disease

Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Disease
  • Author : Sarah S. Long,Larry K. Pickering,Charles G. Prober
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-01-01
  • Total pages : 1712
  • ISBN : 0128227982
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Summary : Provides comprehensive coverage you need to understand, diagnose, and manage the ever-changing, high-risk clinical problems caused by pediatric infectious diseases....

Harper s Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology

Harper s Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology
  • Author : Peter H. Hoeger,Veronica Kinsler,Albert C. Yan,Christine Bodemer,Margarita Larralde,David Luk,Vibhu Mendiratta,Diana Purvis
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2019-12-04
  • Total pages : 2656
  • ISBN : 0128227982
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Summary : A consummate classic with a fresh approach to pediatric dermatology Children ́s skin is different. Maturation affects the epidermal barrier, the cutaneous microbiome, adnexal structures, vasculature, and transcutaneous absorption of drugs. The immature skin is more susceptible to pathogens and environmental disruption. Many genetic disorders are either present at birth ...

Mims Medical Microbiology E Book

Mims  Medical Microbiology E Book
  • Author : Richard Goering,Hazel Dockrell,Mark Zuckerman,Peter L. Chiodini
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2018-02-27
  • Total pages : 580
  • ISBN : 0128227982
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Summary : Learn all the microbiology and basic immunology concepts you need to know for your courses and exams. Now fully revised and updated, Mims’ clinically relevant, systems-based approach and abundant colour illustrations make this complex subject easy to understand and remember. Learn about infections in the context of major body systems ...

Vaccines for Biodefense and Emerging and Neglected Diseases

Vaccines for Biodefense and Emerging and Neglected Diseases
  • Author : Alan D.T. Barrett,Lawrence R. Stanberry
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2009-03-05
  • Total pages : 1488
  • ISBN : 0128227982
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Summary : The last 20 years has seen a rapid increase in infectious diseases, particularly those that are termed "emerging diseases" such as SARS, "neglected diseases" such as malaria and those that are deemed biothreats such as anthrax. It is well-recognized that the most effective modality for preventing infectious diseases is vaccination. This ...

Manson s Tropical Diseases E Book

Manson s Tropical Diseases E Book
  • Author : Jeremy Farrar,Peter J Hotez,Thomas Junghanss,Gagandeep Kang,David Lalloo,Nicholas J. White
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2013-10-26
  • Total pages : 1530
  • ISBN : 0128227982
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Summary : From the difficult to diagnose to the difficult to treat, Manson’s Tropical Diseases prepares you to effectively handle whatever your patients may have contracted. Featuring an internationally recognized editorial team, global contributors, and expert authors, this revised and updated medical reference book provides you with the latest coverage on ...

Oxford Textbook of Medicine Infection

Oxford Textbook of Medicine  Infection
  • Author : David Warrell,Timothy M. Cox,John Firth,Estée Török
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2012-10-11
  • Total pages : 928
  • ISBN : 0128227982
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Summary : The Oxford Textbook of Medicine: Infection is selected from the infection section of the renowned Oxford Textbook of Medicine, Fifth Edition. The book is an authoritative resource on infectious diseases. Comprehensive in its coverage and beautifully illustrated in full colour, it is an essential guide to the present-day management and ...

Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics E Book

Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics E Book
  • Author : Robert M. Kliegman,Bonita F. Stanton,Joseph St. Geme,Nina F Schor
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2015-04-17
  • Total pages : 3408
  • ISBN : 0128227982
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Summary : After more than 75 years, Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics remains your indispensable source for definitive, state-of-the-art answers on every aspect of pediatric care. Embracing the new advances in science as well as the time-honored art of pediatric practice, this classic reference provides the essential information that practitioners and other care providers ...

Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics 2 Volume Set

Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics  2 Volume Set
  • Author : Robert M. Kliegman, MD,Bonita M.D. Stanton, MD,Joseph St. Geme, MD,Nina F Schor, MD, PhD
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2015-04-22
  • Total pages : 3888
  • ISBN : 0128227982
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Summary : After more than 75 years, Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics remains your indispensable source for definitive, state-of-the-art answers on every aspect of pediatric care. Embracing the new advances in science as well as the time-honored art of pediatric practice, this classic reference provides the essential information that practitioners and other care providers ...

Textbook of Therapeutics

Textbook of Therapeutics
  • Author : Richard A. Helms,David J. Quan
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 2780
  • ISBN : 0128227982
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Summary : The contributors to this volume deliver information on latest drug treatments and therapeutic approaches for a wide range of diseases and conditions. Coverage includes discussion of racial, ethnic, and gender differences in response to drugs and to biotechnical, pediatric and neonatal therapies....

Advances in Parasitology

Advances in Parasitology
  • Author : John R. Baker,Ralph Muller,David Rollinson
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2002-08-22
  • Total pages : 260
  • ISBN : 0128227982
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Summary : First published in 1963, Advances in Parasitology contains comprehensive and up-to-date reviews in all areas of interest in contemporary parasitology. Now edited by J.R. Baker (Royal School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, UK), R. Muller (International Institute of Parasitology, UK) and D. Rollinson (The Natural History Museum, UK), supported by ...