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The killer microbes

George Sava

The killer microbes

by George Sava

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Published by Hale in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby George Sava.
The Physical Object
Pagination223p. ;
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15127060M
ISBN 100709005423
OCLC/WorldCa59690931

Zimmerman, Barry E. | Killer Germs: Microbes and Diseases That Threaten Humanity () (NF) A graphic treatment of emerging and reemerging diseases. Tricia Glidewell has taught AP Biology for 24 years in Atlanta and has served as an AP Reader and Table Leader for 12 years. Surviving the attack of killer microbes 19 August , by Poncie Rutsch Spear-shaped viruses attack a spherical microbe. The microbe is a dead ARMAN, and the viruses represent at.

Other microbes that rise and fall along with it could really drive the process, Morgan says. Still, the attack on antibiotics doesn’t come casually. Blaser is a past president of the Infectious. “Revenge of the killer microbe” in reference to an ar-ticle about emerging infections, including drug-re-sistant bacteria that are difficult to treat. 1. A lead article in. Science.

The New Killer Diseases is a clarion call for vigilance in our ongoing Darwinian struggle with pathogens. Clearly stated, admirably argued, measured in its conclusion, this book is timely and compelling.” —Alfred Tauber, M.D., director, Center for Philosophy and History of Science, Boston University.   TIME Magazine Cover: Killer Microbes. MY ACCOUNT SIGN IN SIGN OUT SUBSCRIBE SUBSCRIBE. Home U.S. Politics World Business Tech Health TIME Health Entertainment Science Newsfeed Living Sports History The TIME Vault Magazine Ideas TIME Labs. Photography Videos The Goods Press Room.


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book: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Radam, William. Microbes and the microbe-killer. New York, Published by the Author, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File:.

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