TY - CHAP A1 - Agnès Fleury A2 - Edda Sciutto A3 - Aline S. de Aluja A4 - Carlos Larralde A5 - Sonia Agudelo A6 - Gisela Maria Garcia A7 - Jaime Fandiño A8 - Randy Guerra A9 - Cáris Nunes A10 - Samuel Carvalho de Aragão A11 - Marcello Sato A12 - Ronaldo Abraham A13 - Arturo Carpio A14 - Franklin Santillan A15 - Maria Milagros Cortez A. A16 - Glenda Rojas A17 - Elizabeth Ferrer A18 - Cruz Manuel Aguilar A19 - Juan Carlos Durán A20 - Teresa Garate A21 - R. Michael E. Parkhouse ED1 - Humberto Foyaca Sibat Y1 - 2013-01-30 PY - 2013 T1 - Control of Taenia Solium Transmission of Taeniosis and Cysticercosis in Endemic Countries: The Roles of Continental Networks of Specialists and of Local Health Authorities N2 - This book includes selected peer-reviewed chapters which cover novel aspects of cysticercosis and neurocysticercosis written by well known international researchers, representing the most relevant Working Group for Cysticercosis of Mexico, Peru, Ecuador, most of the Eastern and Southern Africa countries and Europe plus other contributions from Canada and United States of America. Unfortunately, our colleagues from Asia could not participate in this project for several reasons but we hereby acknowledge their contribution to the scientific level reached by the international scientific community. Apart from the classic issue that cannot be missing in any book about cysticercosis/ neurocysticercosis, we introduced a new hypotheses and novel aspects on historical background, clinical descriptions, investigations, and treatment modalities related to this zoonotic parasitic disease as a leading cause of epilepsy in developing countries. We are looking forward with confidence and pride in the vital role that this book will play for a new vision and mission. BT - Novel Aspects on Cysticercosis and Neurocysticercosis SP - Ch. 5 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/51286 DO - 10.5772/51286 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2020-01-24 ER -