Foodborne Parasites (Food Microbiology and Food Safety) by Ynes R. Ortega

By Ynes R. Ortega

This ebook examines the 2 significant parasite teams which are transmitted through water or meals: the single-celled protozoa, and the helminths: cestodes (tapeworms), nematodes (round worms), and trematodes (flukes). every one bankruptcy covers the biology, mechanisms of pathogenesis, epidemiology, remedy, and inactivation of those parasites. this crucial new textual content deals a greater realizing of the biology and keep watch over of parasitic infections essential to lessen or do away with destiny outbreaks within the U.S. and in different places.

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