Web Atlas of Medical Parasitology aims to provide educational
materials for medical students primarily, but professional workers in
medical or paramedical fields may also refer to this site covering the
significant parasites in the world.
Parasitism is a kind of symbiosis,
a close and persistent long-term biological interaction between the parasite
and its host. Topics covered includes: Etymology, Evolutionary strategies,
Parasitic castrators, Parasitoids, Transmission strategies, Hyperparasitism,
Social parasitism, Brood parasitism, Kleptoparasitism, Sexual parasitism,
Adelphoparasitism, Taxonomic range, Host defences, Evolutionary ecology.
This note describes the following topics:
Coccidia of the World, Basic biology of Cryptosporidium, Animal and human
parasite images, Commercial reagents for cryptosporidial research and Potential
therapies for Cryptosporidium parvum.
note covers the following topics: Veterinary Parasitology, Parasitism, The
Spectrum of Parasitism, Ancylostomatoidea, Diptera (flies), Parasitic Diseases
of Horses, Metastrongyloidea, Siphonaptera, Parasitic Diseases of Cattle,
Rhabditoidea, Phthiraptera, Parasitic Diseases of Sheep and Goats, Ascaridoidea,
Acarina - Mites, Parasitic Diseases of Dogs and Cats, Oxyuroidea, Acarina -
Ticks , Parasiticides - the Anthelmintics, Trichuroidea, Introduction to
Protozoa, Heartworm, , Spiruroidea, Amoebae, Immune Responses to Parasites and