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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.

Instructions for submitting a journal and an online form are available.

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Title ISSN
Obsha Meditsina / General Medicine 1311-1817
Obstetrics & Gynecology (New York) 0029-7844
Obstetrics and Gynaecology Forum 1027-9148
Occupation and Health 1004-1257
Oceanologia 0078-3234
Oceanologia et Limnologia Sinica / Hai Yang Yu Hu Chao 0029-814X
Oceanological and Hydrobiological Studies 1730-413X
Ocular Immunology and Inflammation 0927-3948
Odisha Review 0970-8669
Oecologia 0029-8549
Oikos 0030-1299
Oman Medical Journal 1999-768X
OMICS A Journal of Integrative Biology 1536-2310
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research 0030-2465
One Health 2352-7714
Online Journal of Veterinary Research 1328-925X
Open Biology 2046-2441
Open Chemistry 2391-5420
Open Journal of Ecology 2162-1985
Open Journal of Preventive Medicine 2162-2477
Open Life Sciences 2391-5412
Open Medicine 2391-5463
Open Veterinary Journal 2226-4485
Ophthalmic Epidemiology 0928-6586
Ophthalmology 0161-6420
Options Méditerranéennes. Série A, Séminaires Méditerranéens 1016-121X
Oral Diseases 1354-523X
Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology 2212-4403
Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry 1477-0520
Organic Agriculture 1879-4238
Organisms Diversity & Evolution 1439-6092
Orient Journal of Medicine 1115-0521
Oriental Journal of Chemistry 0970-020X
Oryx 0030-6053
Osong Public Health and Research Perspectives 2210-9099
Our Dermatology Online
Our Nature 1991-2951
Outlooks on Pest Management 1743-1026
Oxford Review of Economic Policy 0266-903X
Ozone Science & Engineering 0191-9512