Forthcoming book on Trypanosomiasis and Leishmaniasis

Geoff Hide gvwa12 at UDCF.GLA.AC.UK
Tue Aug 27 06:06:41 EST 1996


In late 1996/early 1997, CAB International will be publishing a new book on
Trypanosomiasis and Leishmaniasis:

Trypanosomiasis and Leishmaniasis: biology and control.
Editors, Geoff Hide, Jeremy C. Mottram, Graham H. Coombs
and Peter H. Holmes.



Further details: cabi at cabi.org
or CAB International, Wallingford, Oxon OX10 8DE, UK.



Contents


Current research into the biology and control of trypanosomiasis and leishmaniasis.
Geoff Hide, Jeremy C. Mottram, Peter H. Holmes and Graham H. Coombs

Chapter 1
Landmarks in trypanosome research
Keith Vickerman, FRS

Chapter 2
Current public health status of the trypanosomiases and leishmaniases
David H. Molyneux

Chapter 3
Sequencing and mapping the african trypanosome genome
Najib M.A. El-Sayed and John E. Donelson

Chapter 4
The structure and biosynthesis of trypanosomatid Glycosylphosphatidylinositols
Michael A. J. Ferguson

Chapter 5
A genetic analysis of the biosynthetic pathway of the Leishmania virulence factor LPG
Salvatore J. Turco and Stephen M. Beverley

Chapter 6
The biology of antigenic variation in African trypanosomes
J. David Barry

Chapter 7
The expression sites for variant surface glycoproteins of Trypanosoma brucei
Piet  Borst, Wilbert  Bitter, Patricia  Blundell, Michael  Cross, Richard  McCulloch, Gloria  Rudenko, Martin C. Taylor and Fred  van Leeuwen

Chapter 8
Glycolysis of Kinetoplastida
Paul A. M. Michels, Veronique Hannaert and Barbara M. Bakker

Chapter 9
Polyamine metabolism in trypanosomes
Alan H. Fairlamb and Sarah A. Le Quesne

Chapter 10
Sterol metabolism of Leishmania and trypanosomes; potential for chemotherapeutic exploitation
Michael L. Chance and L. John Goad

Chapter 11
Proteinases of trypanosomes and Leishmania
Graham H. Coombs and Jeremy C. Mottram

Chapter 12
Cell signalling in trypanosomatids
Etienne Pays, Sylvie Rolin and Stefan Magez

Chapter 13
Protein phosphorylation and protein kinases in trypanosomatids
Michael Boshart and Jeremy C. Mottram

Chapter 14
Chemotherapy of human leishmaniasis and trypanosomiasis
Simon L. Croft, Julio A.Urbina and Reto Brun

Chapter 15
Drug resistance in trypanosomatids
Carole A. Ross and Diane V. Sutherland

Chapter 16
The population dynamics and control of zoonotic visceral leishmaniasis
Christopher Dye, Orin Courtenay, David W. Kelly, Rupert J. Quinnell and Emmanuel Vidor

Chapter 17
Molecular epidemiology of trypanosomatids
Geoff Hide

Chapter 18
Evolutionary  genetics of Trypanosoma, Leishmania and other microorganisms. Epidemiological, taxonomical and medical implications
Michel Tibayrenc

Chapter 19
Current trends in parasite vector interactions
Susan C.  Welburn and Ian Maudlin

Chapter 20
The socio-economic impact of african trypanosomiasis
Andrew James

Chapter 21
Effects of trypanosomiasis on reproduction in domestic ruminants
Ian A. Jeffcoate and Peter H. Holmes

Chapter 22
Control strategies for african trypanosomiases: their sustainability and effectiveness
John Barrett







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