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Cover for Diseases and parasites of aquaculture species.

This chapter discusses the aetiology, epidemiology, prevalence, distribution, transmission, risk factors, pathogenesis, clinical signs, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and control of infectious diseases in aquaculture.

Author(s)
Stickney, R. R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390097)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Saving bats at Mammoth Cave.

Bats are one of many intriguing features that draw visitors to Mammoth Cave National Park each year. But visitors can contribute to the spread of white-nose syndrome (WNS), a disease that has devastated bat populations throughout the eastern and central USA (Impacts to wildlife). Park managers have ...

Author(s)
Manning, R. E.; Anderson, L. E.; Pettengill, P. R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391025)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Communicable diseases: a global perspective.

This completely updated and revised 5th edition, which consists of 20 chapters, provides a comprehensive account of various types of infectious diseases and their modes of transmission, epidemiology, control strategies, notifications and regulations, as well as an overview of the major diseases...

Author(s)
Webber, R.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647425)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Eukaryotic microorganisms of concern in food: parasites and molds.

This chapter focuses on eukaryotic microorganisms of most concern for microbial food safety, which include helminths, protozoa, and moulds (and their mycotoxins). The pathogenesis and clinical features of foodborne diseases caused by these microorganisms, methods for their detection in foods, and...

Author(s)
Wolf-Hall, C.; Nganje, W.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644806)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Diseases of poor hygiene.

The diseases of poor hygiene arise from direct contact of the skin, conjunctiva or mucous membrane. This chapter focus on the 3 groups of disease in this category: skin diseases, the tropical treponematoses, and eye diseases. The skin diseases include scabies, lice infestation, the superficial...

Author(s)
Webber, R.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647425)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for List of communicable diseases.

This chapter provides a comprehensive list of infectious diseases of humans, which are presented in tabular form and listed in alphabetical order by the most commonly used name. Agents are: arboviruses; bacteria; ectoparasites; fungi; helminths (but not nematodes); nematodes; prions; protozoa;...

Author(s)
Webber, R.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647425)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Infectious diseases.

This chapter discusses the diagnosis and treatment of aspergillosis, avian influenza, avian vacuolar myelinopathy, blood parasites, Candida, Capillaria, Chlamydia, Chlamydophila, coccidia, gapeworm, Herpes virus, Mycobacterium avium complex, and Paramyxovirus-1. Clinical aspects of each infectious...

Author(s)
Scott, D. E.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647463)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Infectious diseases of coldwater fish in fresh water.

The primary disease problems that affect different life stages of freshwater fish reared in a variety of water sources (ground water, springs, rivers, lakes and reservoirs) are highlighted in this chapter. These include diseases that are current problems in freshwater cage culture of coldwater...

Author(s)
Cain, K. D.; Polinski, M. P.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642079)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Transmission of infectious agents between wild and farmed fish.

This chapter gives an overview on the transmission of infectious diseases between wild and farmed fish. Pathogen exposure between wild and farmed populations and assessment and management of disease in populations are discussed. Moreover, a literature review of sea lice (Lepeophtheirus salmonis)...

Author(s)
Saksida, S. M.; Gardner, I.; Kent, M. L.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642079)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Applications of metabolomics in the study of pathogenic microorganisms and their effects on human health.

This chapter reviews current applications of metabolomic-based technologies used to assess the host response to selected bacterial, viral, protozoan and fungal pathogens following infection, providing insight into potential markers of the diseases and plausible biological mechanisms.

Author(s)
Dias, D. A.; Roessner, U.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642000)
Type
Book chapter

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