DETAILS: 

COURSE NAME: Parasitology
PROGRAM: B.Sc.Microbiology
SEMESTER: Six
CREDITS: Three

  1. Parasitology-Introduction, Parasitic association,host parasitic interaction, Effect of parasitism in the host,Sources of parasitic infections. Classification,Introduction of protozoa(4 hr)
  2. Protozoa-Amoeba Flagellates-Intestinal, Hemoflagellates, Sporozoa and Microspora(10 Hr)-
  3. Trematodes- Schistosoma haematobium, S.mansoni, S.japonicum  (5 Hr)
  4. Cestodes-Intestinal Tapeworms and extra intestinal tape worm (7 Hr)
  5. Nematodes-Intestinal , Blood and tissues (8 Hr)
     

TEXT BOOKS:

  • Human parasitology-Burton J Bogtish.

REFERENCES:

  • General parasitology-Thomas C Cheng
  • Medical parasitology-Markell and Voges
  • Foundation of parasitology-Roberts,Janovy.
207
PROGRAMS
OFFERED
5
AMRITA
CAMPUSES
15
CONSTITUENT
SCHOOLS
A
GRADE BY
NAAC, MHRD
8th
RANK(INDIA):
NIRF 2018
150+
INTERNATIONAL
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