Host Manipulations by Parasites and Viruses (Parasitology Research Monographs #7) (Paperback)

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By Heinz Mehlhorn (Editor)
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Introduction.- Parasites: an own world of cross reactions with their hosts.- Trait-mediated effects of parasites on invader-native interactions.- Cooperation or Conflict: Host manipulation in multiple infections.- Can parasites change thermal preferences of hosts?.- Host Manipulation by Toxoplasma gondii.- The brain worm story.- The bodyguard phenomenon.- Remote control: parasite induced phenotypic changes in fish.- Virus-induced behavioural changes in insects.



Product Details
ISBN: 9783319372884
ISBN-10: 3319372882
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: August 23rd, 2016
Pages: 192
Language: English
Series: Parasitology Research Monographs