Biology of foodborne parasites by Lihua Xiao, Una Ryan, Yaoyu Feng

By Lihua Xiao, Una Ryan, Yaoyu Feng

While a few introductory books on easy and molecular biology can be found, none spotlight the foodborne parasitic pathogens. formerly. A state of the art assessment, Biology of Foodborne Parasites charts major development and descriptions key organic ideas utilized to foodborne parasitic pathogens learn. The e-book covers simple biology, genetics and genomics, epidemiology, pathogenesis, analysis, keep watch over, and prevention. It showcases contemporary learn that could then be used to spark extra breakthroughs.

The booklet addresses difficult matters in meals pathogen detection. It details person foodborne protists and helminthes, with every one bankruptcy following the same layout for a constant presentation of data. It discusses subject matters starting from simple biology, genetics and genomics, molecular detection and typing, and pathogenesis to epidemiology, molecular epidemiology, therapy and prevention, between different present matters. It additionally info the tools used to diagnose the an infection, signify the pathogen, and notice parasites in 3 meals commodities: meats, water, and clean produce.

With chapters written by means of specialists of their respective fields, the e-book provides a competent roadmap for destiny improvement of enhanced, leading edge organic and molecular equipment for research of foodborne parasitic pathogens. A convenient, finished reference on all facets of biology of foodborne parasites, it highlights study wishes and instructions, supporting you advance complex diagnostic instruments and new intervention measures.

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