FEMS Microbiology Reviews
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In this Review the authors discuss, using three key models (Plasmodium, Leishmania and Schistosoma) as examples, how drug resistance can emerge, spread and persist. They conclude that integrated control of drug-resistant vectorborne parasites is not dependent upon chemotherapy only, but also requires a better insight into the ecology of these parasites and how their transmission can be impaired.
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Progress in our understanding of microbial communities requires clearly articulated and applied definitions of communities and the entities that constitute them, as well as new approaches that directly address the mechanisms of microbial interactions.
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Pseudomonas: Joint Special Issue
Closing date for submissions: 31st January
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This review of microbial source tracking (MST) methods for determining the dominant sources of fecal pollution in environmental waters focuses on qPCR-based assays, method performance, and the relationship of MST markers to fecal indicator bacteria, pathogens, and human health outcomes.
Read the latest Thematic Issue online now:
Host-associated microbiota: impact on health and disease
Previous Thematic Issues:
Molecular Insights into Environmental Microbes
Microbial Toxins in the Green World
Regulation of Gene Uptake/CRISPR