General Parasitology

This session tracks covers Parasitism and Symbiosis. The Microenvironment and the Phases of Parasitism. Immunity to Parasites. Introduction to the Parasitic Protozoa. Sarcodina and Opalinata: The Amoebae and Opalinids. Apicomplexa, Microspora, Ascetospora, and Myxozoa. Ciliophora: The Ciliates. Introduction to the Symbiotic Flatworms. Monogenea: The Monogenetic Trematodes. Digenea: The Digenetic Trematodes. Cestoidea: The Taperworms. Cestrodaria: The Unsegmented Tapeworms. Eucestoda: The True Tapeworms. Acanthocephala: The Spiny-Headed Worms. Nemata: The Roundworms Adenophorean Nematodes.

Secernentean Nematodes Physiology and Biochemistry of Nematodes. Introduction to the Parasitic Arthropods. The Mites. Introduction to the Parasitic Insects. Diptera: The Flies, Gnats, and Mosquitoes. Hemiptera: The True Bugs. Hymenoptera: The Wasps. Coleoptera: The Beetles. Strepsiptera: The Twisted-Wing Insects. Other Zooparasites.

  • General life cycle of parasites
  • Classification of Parasites
  • Association between parasite and host
  • Effect of parasites on the host
  • Sources of exposure to Parasitic Infections

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