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By Melanie Joy

The animal liberation stream is turning out to be in dimension and energy, yet so are the industries that make the most animals. those industries have drastically extra assets at their disposal than activists do. Given this great energy differential, how can activists desire to compete? the excellent news is that there's a method to shift the stability of energy in prefer of the stream. And procedure is the way.

In Strategic motion for Animals, Melanie pleasure explains how one can use technique to exponentially raise the effectiveness of activism for animals. Drawing on different hobbies and resources, she deals attempted and real strategies in line with well-established rules and practices. She additionally explains the best way to handle the most typical difficulties that weaken the move, similar to dissidence between companies and activists, inefficient campaigns, wasted assets, and excessive premiums of burnout. no matter if you're operating on my own or with a gaggle, no matter if you're a professional activist or new to the stream, Strategic motion for Animals may also help utilize your efforts to make the realm a greater position for animals.

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Trop. Med. Hyg. 63: 46-56. L. 1968. Active immunization of mice against Plasmodium berghei. Cross-resistance to a recently isolated strain. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 17: 516·521. 2 ANTIGENIC VARIATION IN BABESIA John J. Doyle* World Health Organization Immunology Research and Training Center CH-1011 Lausanne, Switzerland As babesiosis has been the subject of several recent reviews (Mahoney 1972; Riek 1968; Ristic 1970) and is the subject of another chapter in this volume (Callow, Chapter 8), I will only briefly present the evidence now available to show that antigenic variation also occurs in this disease.

Rabat, Morocco, 287. World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland. W. 1959. A study of relapse Plasmodium berghei infections isolated from white mice. J. Immunol. 82: 209-214. M. 1975. Identification, purification and properties of clone-specific glycoprotein antigens constituting the surface coat of Trypanosoma brucei. Parasitology 71: 393-417. A. In vitro isolation of Plasmodium knowlesi merozoites using polycarbonate sieves. Parasitology 71: 475-481. D. 1938. The agglutination of Plasmodium knowlesi by immune serum.

31 32 Immunity to Blood Parasites of Animals and Man variation represents solely the loss and acquisition of antigenicaily different molecules on the surface of the parasite or parasitized ceil or whether parasite populations recognized as antigenically different by the host also differ in other physiological and biochemical parameters that ensure their survival and eventual transmission from host to host. The fact remains that the ability to undergo antigenic variation apparently confers on these parasites a remarkable advantage in ensuring their survival in and transmission from an immunocompetent host.

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