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Intestinal Coccidia: Cryptosporidiosis, Isosporiasis, Cyclosporiasis

Parasitology

Protozoa

  1. Vincent McDonald PhD Reader in Gastroenterology1,
  2. M. Paul Kelly Senior Lecturer (Wellcome Fellow)2

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0185

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

McDonald, V. and Kelly, M. P. 2010. Intestinal Coccidia: Cryptosporidiosis, Isosporiasis, Cyclosporiasis. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of London, Centre for Gastroenterology, Institute of Cell and Molecular Science, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary College, London, UK

  2. 2

    Digestive Disease Research Centre, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Adult and Paediatric Gastroenterology, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Cryptosporidiosis
  • 2
    Isosporiasis
  • 3
    Cyclosporiasis

Keywords:

  • intestinal coccidia-cryptosporidiosis, isosporiasis and cyclosporiasis;
  • cryptosporidiosis;
  • cyclospora cayetanensis;
  • restriction fragment length polymorphism;
  • sporozoite excystation;
  • cryptosporidium parvum micronemes;
  • circumsporozoite-like antigen;
  • biliary disease;
  • chemotherapy