The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Parasitology

Most popular at the top

  • Blastocystis: Pathogen or Passenger?by Heinz Mehlhorn; Kevin S. W. Tan; Hisao Yoshikawa

    Springer 2012; US$ 189.00

    The stages of Blastocystis have been known for 101 years. However, many facts are still disputed, e.g. even the question whether it is a true pathogen or a commensal present in sometimes life-threatening diarrheas. The present book evaluates in chapters contributed by renowned researchers the latest findings on:•Landmarks in the discovery of Blastocystis•Epidemiology,... more...

  • Research Priorities for Helminth Infectionsby World Health Organization

    World Health Organization 2012; US$ 48.00

    Over a billion people in sub-Saharan Africa Asia andthe Americas are infected with one or more helminthspecies causing morbidity that helps maintain the viciouscycle of poverty decreased productivity and inadequatesocioeconomic development. This report presents an evaluation of current research andchallenges in controlling the helminthiases of public... more...

  • World Malaria Report 2011by World Health Organization

    World Health Organization 2011; US$ 48.00

    The World Malaria Report 2011 summarizes information received from 106 malaria-endemic countries and territories and from malaria control partners. It highlights continued progress made in malaria prevention and control. International funding for malaria control rose to US$ 2 billion in 2011 but still remains significantly below the amount (over US$... more...

  • Parasitic Diseases of the Lungsby Roberto Barrios; Abida K. Haque

    Springer 2013; US$ 189.00

    Diagnosis of parasitic lung diseases is often difficult as their clinical manifestations can mimic common respiratory illnesses and routine tests can fail to detect the infections. Parasitic Diseases of the Lungs is designed as a practical guide for pathologists who encounter parasitic diseases of the lung in their daily routine. The book comprises... more...

  • Cysticercosis of the Human Nervous Systemby Oscar H. Del Brutto; Héctor H. García

    Springer 2013; US$ 179.00

    Neurocysticercosis (neural infection by larvae of Taenia solium) occurs when humans become intermediate hosts of the tapeworm Taenia solium after ingesting its eggs. The disease is now the most common helminthic infection of the nervous system in humans, and its prevalence has risen significantly even in countries where it was formerly considered... more...

  • Treatment of Human Parasitosis in Traditional Chinese Medicineby Heinz Mehlhorn; Zhongdao Wu; Bin Ye

    Springer 2013; US$ 189.00

    This book intensively examines the efficacy of plant-derived products that have been used for over a thousand years by practitioners of so-called Traditional Chinese Medicine in the light of recent chemotherapeuticals. The chapters were written by renowned Chinese medical researchers and are supplemented by results obtained in German antiparasitic... more...

  • Trypanosomes and Trypanosomiasisby Stefan Magez; Magdalena Radwanska

    Springer 2013; US$ 189.00

    This new volume written by experts in the field of trypanosome research covers every aspect of trypanosome-vector-host biology. It is a must read for basic researchers working with trypanosomes and related organisms, infection and drug development as well as parasitology in a broader sense. ? more...

  • Bats (Chiroptera) as Vectors of Diseases and Parasitesby Sven Klimpel; Heinz Mehlhorn

    Springer 2013; US$ 189.00

    This book gathers contributions by 16 international authors on the phenomenon â??bats,â? shedding some light on their morphology, the feeding behaviors (insects, fruits, blood) of different groups, their potential and confirmed transmissions of agents of diseases, their endo- and ectoparasites, as well as countless myths surrounding their lifestyle... more...

  • Keys to the Nematode Parasites of Vertebrates: Supplementary Volumeby L.M. Gibbons

    CABI 2009; US$ 180.00

    The ‘Keys’ are an essential resource for those working within medical, veterinary and biological departments worldwide, and are now available in a single volume, published by CABI. This supplementary volume includes revised and redescribed taxa and draws attention to new taxa, to the generic level, published by many authors after the original... more...

  • Cryptosporidiumby Simone M. Cacciò; Giovanni Widmer

    Springer 2013; US$ 239.00

    This new volume on Cryptosporidium and Cryptosporidiosis discusses all relevant aspects of the biology, molecular biology, host-parasite interaction, epidemiology as well as diagnosis and treatment of these widespread parasites. It represents a useful guide for physicians, microbiologists, veterinarians and water professionals seeking advanced knowledge... more...