The Resource Microbe-vector interactions in vector-borne diseases, edited by S.H. Gillespie, G.L. Smith and A. Osbourn

Microbe-vector interactions in vector-borne diseases, edited by S.H. Gillespie, G.L. Smith and A. Osbourn

Label
Microbe-vector interactions in vector-borne diseases
Title
Microbe-vector interactions in vector-borne diseases
Statement of responsibility
edited by S.H. Gillespie, G.L. Smith and A. Osbourn
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume describes the way causal pathogens of diseases interact with the vectors that transmit them. It details the elegant biological adaptations that enable pathogens to live with and sometimes control their vectors, knowledge which has led to novel preventative strategies such as antibiotics and vaccines
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
614.4/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RA639
LC item number
.S62 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Society for General Microbiology Symposia
Series volume
no. 63
Label
Microbe-vector interactions in vector-borne diseases, edited by S.H. Gillespie, G.L. Smith and A. Osbourn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
COVER; HALF-TITLE; SERIES-TITLE; TITLE; COPYRIGHT; CONTENTS; CONTRIBUTORS; EDITORS' PREFACE; Vector-borne diseases; Evolution of tick-borne disease systems; Insect transmission of viruses; RNA-based immunity in insects; Specificity of Borrelia-tick vector relationships; Bunyavirus/mosquito interactions; How do mosquito vectors live with their viruses?; Vector competence; Environmental influences on arbovirus infections and vectors; Vector immunity; Transmission of plant viruses by nematodes; Wolbachia host-symbiont interactions
Control code
ocn560026733
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 383 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511754845
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b22063900
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)560026733
  • pebcs0511140967

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