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Cheng, Thomas C. (Thomas Clement)

Works: 55 works in 312 publications in 1 language and 6,571 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: QL757, 574.524
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Most widely held works by Thomas C Cheng
General parasitology by Thomas C Cheng( Book )

33 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Preface: Over a dozen years have passed since the first edition of this textbook was published. As is to be expected, tremendous progress has been made in the study of zooparasites and the nature of parasitism. This is especially true in the case of the protozoans and helminths of medical and economic importance. Continuing the original intent, this book is meant to be a teaching tool rather than a reference volume for seasoned investigators. It is meant to supplement formal lectures, but at the same time to provide students with sufficient information as to where more detailed review articles and primary research reports can be located
Aspects of the biology of symbiosis by Thomas C Cheng( Book )

20 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biology of animal parasites by Thomas C Cheng( Book )

24 editions published between 1964 and 1973 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symbiosis; organisms living together by Thomas C Cheng( Book )

13 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human parasitology by Burton J Bogitsh( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This revised and updated edition provides succinct coverage of the organisms that parasitize humans. Bridging the gap between classical clinical parasitology texts and traditional encyclopedic treatises. Human Parasitology appeals to those interested not only in the medical aspects of parasitology but also those who are interested in attaining a solid foundation of parasite biology. This book combines functional morphology, physiology, biochemistry, and immunology with medical consequences to appeal to a wide variety of readers including premedical, medical technology, health and biology students, researchers, and professionals."--Jacket
Medical and economic malacology by Emile A Malek( Book )

8 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pathobiology of invertebrate vectors of disease : [papers] by Lee A Bulla( Book )

18 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biology of the microsporidia( Book )

7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the introductory volume of a new series to be issued under our general editorship. With the development of an unpre cedented increase in interest in comparative pathobiology, we are of the opinion and intent that Comparative PathobioZogy should become the focal point for the publication of definitive reviews and the proceedings of significant symposia in this area of modern biomedical science. Although the term is now in common use, the question is still sometimes raised as to what "pathobiology" includes. This broad area of modern biology includes but extends beyond traditional pathology. It also encompasses studies directed at understanding the biology, chemistry, and physics of infectious agents, in cluding how they contact and invade the effected organism; the reactions of hosts to such agents, as well as to abiotic invaders; the ecologic parameters which facilitate infection; and the development of tools essential for the understanding of hast pathogen interactions. In other words, pathobiology is inter disciplinary and incorporates all of those aspects of biology, chemistry, and physics which directly or indirectly permit greater understanding of the nature of infectious and noninfectious diseases and the possible implications of such in biomedicine, agriculture, and environmental science. By "comparative" is meant an analytical and critical evaluation of comparable processes as they apply to all categories of animals, invertebrates as well as poikilothermic and homeothermic verte brates
Molluscicides in schistosomiasis control( Book )

8 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pathology in marine science : proceedings of the Third International Colloquium on Pathology in Marine Aquaculture held in Gloucester Point, Virginia, October 2-6, 1988 by Thomas C Cheng( Book )

13 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Current topics in comparative pathobiology( )

in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invertebrate immune responses( Book )

10 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invertebrate blood : cells and serum factors by Thomas C Cheng( Book )

7 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pathogens of invertebrates : application in biological control and transmission mechanisms by Thomas C Cheng( Book )

10 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His service and contributions to the pathobiology of Bacillus thuringiensis and other entomopathogens; Inspiration, sweat, and serendipity: the proof of Bacillus thuringiensis in biological control; Control of the horn fly, Haematobia irritans, with Bacillus thuringiensis; Bacillus thuringiensis: integrated control - past, present and future; Nature of pathogenic process and Bacillus thuringiensis; Biological control of the Psychodidae, Ceratopogonidae, and Simuliidae (Diptera), including new data on the effect of Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis on Simuliidae; The Bacillus thuringiensis genetic systems; Status of research on biological agents for the control of mosquitoes; Some protozoa infecting fire ants, Solenopsis spp.; Vertical transmission ofpathogens of invertebrates; Epizootiology of haplosporidan diseases affecting oysters
Structure of membranes and receptors by Thomas C Cheng( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invertebrate models for biomedical research by Lee A Bulla( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On August 21-26, 1977, two symposia were included in the program of the 10th Annual Meeting of the Society for Invertebrate Pathology held at Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan. One was entitled "Invertebrate Models for Biomedical Research" organized by Dr. Thomas C. Cheng, and the second, organized by Dr. Robert S. Anderson, was entitled "Cellular and Humoral Reactions to Disease by Invertebrate Animals." When the final manuscripts of the speakers were received, it became apparent that all of the papers were so closely related that the editors decided that they should be combined and published in a single volume of Comparative Pathobiology under the subtitle of Invertebrate Models for Biomedical Research. This volume is the result. We hope that volume four will provide the reader further insight into the complexity and comprehensiveness of pathobiology. Pathobiology encompasses not only the study of pathologic conditions but also the biology of causative agents and response reactions
Some biochemical and immunological aspects of host-parasite relationships by New York Academy of Sciences( Book )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parasitic and related diseases : basic mechanisms, manifestations, and control by Thomas C Cheng( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The study of parasites and their interactions with hosts continues to represent a challenging area of modern biology. The availability of new techniques and instrumentation, coupled with the development of daring new hypotheses and concepts, has paved the way for the dramatic evolution of parasitology from a static descriptive endeavor to a dynamic one based on biochemistry, immunology, molecular biology, and modern cell biology. Studies of this nature obviously fall within the domain of pathobiology. Consequently, when the contributions included in this volume of Comparative PathobioZogy were offered to this series. after critical review, we welcomed the opportunity to make them available to the scientific community. The contributions included herein represent presentations delivered before enthusiastic audiences at three different symposia, all held in 1983. The first, entitled "Some Aspects of Modern Parasitology", was organized by Dr. Gary E. Rodrick of the University of South Florida and myself on behalf of the American Society of Zoologists. The chapters by C.E. Carter and B.M. Wickwire. B.J. Bogitsh, and W.M. Kemp were originally presented at that symposium. The second symposium. organized by Dr. G. Balouet of the Faculte de Medecine, Brest, France, and myself on behalf, of the Society for Invertebrate Pathology, was entitled "Cellular Reactions in Invertebrates." The chapters by G. Balouet and M. Poder and M. Brehelin were originally presented at this symposium
Current topics in comparative pathobiology by Thomas C Cheng( Book )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Current Topics in Comparative Pathobiology, Volume 1 covers topics on the pathobiology of animals, invertebrate and vertebrate. The book discusses diseases of the insect integument; neoplasia in fish; and the status of paralytic shellfish poisoning. The text also describes small, free-living amebas with regard to its cultivation, quantitation, identification, classification, pathogenesis, and resistance. Pathobiologists, cellular biologists, parasitologists, and microbiologists will find the book invaluable
Comparative pathobiology by Lee A Bulla( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Cheng, Thomas Clement 1930-2000

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Human parasitology