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Microbe : are we ready for the next plague? / Alan P. Zelicoff, Michael Bellomo.


  • ISBN: 0814408656
  • Description: xii, 273 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : American Management Association, c2005.

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Merrimack College Stacks (3rd) RA650.5 .Z45 2005 (Text to phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: The birds that fell from the sky : West Nile Virus -- A corona of death : SARS -- The Arroyo Muerte : sin nombre hantavirus -- Outbreaks, reservoirs and dead end hosts -- Shards of glass in the brain : Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (Mad Cow) -- Out of the shadows - Legionella Pneumophila (Legionnaire's Disease) -- An ill wind : Smallpox -- Natural born killers : why some germs stay bad -- Something in the water : Cholera, Cryptosporidiosis -- When hours count, but days don't matter : Anthrax -- Healer, heal thyself: curing what ails the public health system -- Project BIOWATCH : plague vials vanish in Texas -- A new weapon in the fight -- DNA-based vaccines -- Three ounces of prevention : scenarios involving Avian Bird Flu, bioterrorism using Smallpox -- Into a Crystal Ball, Darkly : a look at the Future.
Subject: Epidemics > United States.
Communicable diseases > United States.
Bioterrorism > United States.
Bellomo, Michael. (Added Author).