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Protozoological Abstracts

Protozoological Abstracts

"Protozoological Abstracts is an online bibliographic and abstracts database of internationally published research on parasitic protozoa."

It includes a fully searchable backfile to 1973 of over 200,000 abstracts with over 8,000 new records added each year.

Protozoological Abstracts is an online bibliographic and abstracts database of internationally published research on parasitic protozoa.
 

Selected from the applied life sciences database CAB Abstracts, Protozoological Abstracts provides the latest information on all aspects of parasitic protozoa, including molecular genetics, biochemistry, physiology, morphology, taxonomy, life cycles, immunology, and the pathology, transmission, epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment and control of diseases caused by trypanosomes, Leishmania, Toxoplasma, amoebae, microsporidia, malaria parasites and the many other protists that are parasitic in man and domestic and wild animals.

Each week the online version delivers all the new highly-targeted, searchable summaries covering key English and non-English language journal articles, reports, conferences and books about parasitic protozoa.

Created and indexed by subject specialists, Protozoological Abstracts provides access to these abstracts by way of comprehensive indexing and classification codes.


It includes a fully searchable backfile to 1973 of over 200,000 abstracts with over 8000 new records added each year.

Protozoological Abstracts is also available in print as a monthly journal with author, subject and serials cited indexes

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Clinical aspects of protozoal infections

Case reports, and all aspects of pathology including

    • - haematology
    - histopathology
    • - pathogenicity
    - pathogenesis
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Diagnostic techniques
  • - application of tried and tested techniques
  • - development and evaluation of new diagnostic techniques
  • - DNA fingerprinting
  • - the development of rapid techniques for use in the field and for mass surveys
     
Epidemiology and transmission

All aspects of

  • - epidemiological surveys
  • - geographical distribution
        • - intermediate hosts and vectors
        - molecular epidemiology
      - new geographical and host records
    • - parasite prevalence and incidence
  • - zoonoses
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Host-parasite relationships and cell invasion

The complex relationships between the parasite and its host are covered, including

    • - cytoadherence and invasion processes
      • - effects on host behaviour and sexual selection
      - host specificity
    - life cycles
  • - the formation and function of the parasitophorous vacuole

  

Immunobiology and immunodiagnosis

Covers all aspects of

      • - antibodies
      - antigenic variation
    - antigens
  • - development and use of immunodiagnostic tests
  • - immune response
  • - immune evasion
  • - immunopathology and immunosuppression
  • - vaccine development
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Malariology

All the latest research on malaria is covered, including

  • - cerebral malaria and other complications
    • - diagnostic techniques
    • - disease transmission
    • - drug therapy and vaccine development 
    • - epidemiology and imported infections
    - immunobiology and disease resistance
  • - malaria vectors
    • - parasite biology and molecular genetics
    • - pathogenesis
    - vector control
 
Medical and veterinary parasitology

All protozoal infections affecting man and domestic animals are covered, including

  • - diagnosis
  • - disease prevention and control
      • - public health aspects
      - symptomatology
    - zoonotic infections
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Molecular biology, cytochemistry and physiology

All aspects of genetics and molecular genetics, including

    • - biochemistry and physiology
    • - cell metabolism
    - genetic engineering
  • - gene expression and gene regulation
    • - gene function
    - genome projects
  • - nucleotide and amino acid sequences
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Morphology and ultrastructure
    • - cell structure
    - general morphology
  • - the fine structure of cell organelles as determined by light, transmission and scanning electron microscopy
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Protozoal diseases of fishes and wild animals

Parasitological surveys of wild fauna, including

        • - Caged and farmed fish and shellfish, zoo animals and reservoir hosts of zoonotic diseases are also covered
        - birds and mammals
      - freshwater and marine fishes
    - invertebrates
  • - reptiles and amphibia
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Taxonomy and phylogeny
  • - evolution and taxonomic relationships
  • - descriptions of new taxa
  • - redescriptions of existing taxa, keys, revisions and synonymies
     
Treatment and control

Covers all aspects of control including

  • - biological control
      • - drug resistance 
      - drug therapy
    - environmental and chemical control
    • - national and international control programmes
    - prophylaxis
  • - pharmacokinetics and drug toxicity
  • - in vitro and clinical trials of new drugs
  • - medicinal plants
    • - studies of antiprotozoal agents including their mode of action
    - vaccine development
  • - vector control
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Updates to the below Serials Cited list are produced monthly. Designation of Open Access publications are currently available in the downloadable version.

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Title ISSN
Lab Animal 0093-7355
Laboratory Animal Research 1738-6055
Laboratory Animals 0023-6772
Laboratory Medicine 0007-5027
Lancet (British edition) 0140-6736
Lancet Global Health 2214-109X
Lancet Infectious Diseases 1473-3099
Land 2073-445X
Landscape and Urban Planning 0169-2046
Landscape Ecology 0921-2973
Large Animal Review 1124-4593
Latin American Journal of Aquatic Research 0718-560X
Le Nouveau Praticien Vétérinaire - Équine 1767-5081
Le Nouveau Praticien Vétérinaire Canine - Féline 1637-3065
Le Nouveau Praticien Vétérinaire Élevages et Santé 1777-7232
Lebanese Medical Journal 0023-9852
Leprosy Review 0305-7518
Letters in Applied Microbiology 0266-8254
Leukemia and Lymphoma 1042-8194
Libyan Journal of Medicine 1993-2820
Life Sciences 0024-3205
Life: The Excitement of Biology 2325-081X
Lifesciences Leaflets 2277-4297
Limnologica - Ecology and Management of Inland Waters 0075-9511
Limnology 1439-8621
Limnology and Oceanography 0024-3590
Lipids 0024-4201
Lipids in Health and Disease 1476-511X
Liver International 1478-3223
Livestock 2053-0862
Livestock Research for Rural Development 0121-3784
Livestock Science 1871-1413
Lohmann Information 1617-2906
Lucrari Stiintifice - Medicina Veterinara, Universitatea de Stiinte Agricole si Medicina Veterinara Ion Ionescu de la Brad Iasi 1454-7406
Lucrari Stiintifice - Universitatea de Stiinte Agricole a Banatului Timisoara, Medicina Veterinara 1221-5295
Lucrari Stiintifice - Universitatea de Stiinte Agricole si Medicina Veterinara, Seria Zootehnie 1454-7368
Lucrari Stiintifice, Universitatea de Stiinte Agricole Si Medicina Veterinara Ion Ionescu de la Brad Iasi, Seria Agronomie 1454-7414
Luna Azul 1909-2474
Lung 0341-2040
Lung India 0970-2113
LWT - Food Science and Technology 0023-6438