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  • Current Topics in Giardiasis
    Current Topics in Giardiasis
    Edited by Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales
    ISBN 978-953-51-3654-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3653-8,
    Edited Volume
    174 pages, December, 2017
    Giardiasis is still a significant infectious and parasitic disease, caused by the protozoan Giardia intestinalis. There are estimates of more than 200 million cases of giardiasis occurred in the world annually. The advance in research in giardiasis d ...
  • Echinococcosis
    Echinococcosis
    Edited by Tonay Inceboz
    ISBN 978-953-51-3592-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3591-3,
    Edited Volume
    78 pages, November, 2017
    Echinococcosis is an important zoonotic helminth disease all over the world, since some forms may be fatal. The most common species leading to echinococcosis are Echinococcus granulosus, Echinococcus multilocularis, Echinococcus vogeli, and Echinococ ...
  • Fundamentals of Sexually Transmitted Infections
    Fundamentals of Sexually Transmitted Infections
    Edited by Server Serdaroglu and Zekayi Kutlubay
    ISBN 978-953-51-3518-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3517-3,
    Edited Volume
    226 pages, September, 2017
    This textbook includes the recent progresses and scientific knowledge from the leading experts in different approaches to control, diagnosis, and management depending on resources and facilities available. This book has been written by our colleagues ...
  • Meningoencephalitis - Disease Which Requires Optimal Approach in Emergency Manner
    Meningoencephalitis - Disease Which Requires Optimal Approach in Emergency Manner
    Edited by Marina Pana
    ISBN 978-953-51-3472-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3471-8,
    Edited Volume
    76 pages, August, 2017
    Meningoencephalitis remains a major global threat, despite the prevention, diagnosis, and antibiotic therapy that have been improved considerably in the last years. In this thematic issue, the scientists present their results of accomplished studies, ...
  • Escherichia coli - Recent Advances on Physiology, Pathogenesis and Biotechnological Applications
    <i>Escherichia coli</i> - Recent Advances on Physiology, Pathogenesis and Biotechnological Applications
    Edited by Amidou Samie
    ISBN 978-953-51-3330-8, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3329-2,
    Edited Volume
    432 pages, July, 2017
    Escherichia coli is a versatile organism and very diverse. Members of this species vary from very pathogenic agents causing different types of diseases including meningitis, gastroenteritis, and septicemia, just to cite a few, to harmless orga ...
  • Toxoplasmosis
    Toxoplasmosis
    Edited by Isın Akyar
    ISBN 978-953-51-3270-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3269-1,
    Edited Volume
    184 pages, June, 2017
    Toxoplasma gondii was first identified more than 100 years ago in the tissues of birds and mammals. Although toxoplasmosis is important all over the world, its approaches to diagnostic strategies considerably differ among countries. Its wide distribu ...
  • Current Topics in Salmonella and Salmonellosis
    Current Topics in Salmonella and Salmonellosis
    Edited by Mihai Mares
    ISBN 978-953-51-3066-6, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3065-9,
    Edited Volume
    282 pages, April, 2017
    The genus Salmonella comprises an important number of bacterial species able to colonize and infect numerous animal species and humans. Although more than a hundred years passed since its discovery, Salmonella still represents a redoubtable and succe ...
  • Advances in Treatment of Hepatitis C and B
    Advances in Treatment of Hepatitis C and B
    Edited by Naglaa Allam
    ISBN 978-953-51-2994-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2993-6,
    Edited Volume
    404 pages, March, 2017
    As in many areas of medicine, treatment of viral hepatitis has seen an acceleration of change driven by new therapies and evolving technology. Thanks to the direct-acting antiviral agents (DAAs), the era of HCV eradication and cure has begun. As rega ...