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Main Title The microbial challenge : science, disease, and public heatlh /
Author Krasner, Robert I.
Publisher Jones and Bartlett Publishers,
Year Published 2010
OCLC Number 317664342
ISBN 9780763756895 (alk. paper); 076375689X (alk. paper)
Subjects Medical microbiology. ; Communicable Diseases, Emerging. ; Microbiology.
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ELBM  QR46.K734 2010 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 09/19/2011
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation xx, 476 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Notes
Includes index.
Contents Notes
Identifying the challenge -- The microbial world -- The beneficial aspects of microbes : the other side of the coin -- Bacteria -- Viruses -- Bacterial genetics -- Concepts of microbial disease -- Epidemiology and cycle of microbial disease -- Bacterial diseases -- Viral diseases -- Protozoans and helminths and the diseases they cause -- The immune response -- Control of microbial diseases -- Partnerships in the control of infectious diseases -- Biological weapons -- Current plagues -- The unfinished agenda.