The study of parasites is called as parasitology. Parasites are microbial organisms that survives on host. Some of the parasitic diseases such as malaria may lead to lethal conditions. Parasitic organism such as protozoa feed on other microbes for their survival. Warm climatic condition favours for the parasites to cause infection or disease. African countries are more prone to malaria kind of infections. The worm parasites that cause human diseases are tape worms, pin worms and round worms. Filariasis is another kind of parasitic diseases transmitted from one person to other through insects, wherein the leg swells and resembles an elephant leg. The open access journals are peer reviewed scholarly journals of Journal of Infectious Diseases and Therapy. The top open access journals are freely available on the public internet domain, allowing any end users to read, download, copy, distribute, prink, search or link to the full texts of the articles. These provide high quality, meticulously reviewed and rapid publication, to cater the insistent need of scientific community. These journals are indexed with all their citations noted. The top open access journals are indexed in SCOPUS, COPERNICUS, CAS, EBSCO and ISI.
Last date updated on July, 2014