In addition to the basic preventive medicine course and postgraduate roentgenology course, the school now offered a 14 week postgraduate session in preventive medicine which included instruction in bacteriology, personal hygiene, protozoology
, immunology, epidemiology, helminthology, entomology, chemistry, and vital statistics.
That Dutchman Anton van Leeuwenhoek is the founder of bacteriology and protozoology
(the study of protozoa--the name for animal-like single-celled organisms)?
Krassner has been a member of the American Society of Protozoology
, the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, the Corporation of the Marine Biological Laboratories, Woods Hole, MA, and Sigma Xi, among others.
Historical commentaries, taxonomy and nomenclature, protozoology
and clinicopathologic features [in Spanish].
Byers was a member of the Society of Protozoology
, the American Society of Microbiology, and founder of the International Conference on Free-living Pathogenic Amoebas.
This is an extraordinary discovery and a landmark publication in research on triatomine bugs and Trypanosoma cruzi," says Michael Miles, Professor of Medical Protozoology
at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.