By Geoffrey Zubay
This new paintings deals a transparent and thorough account of the threats posed by means of bioterrorism from the viewpoint of biologists. The authors learn 13 disease-causing brokers, together with these chargeable for anthrax, the plague, smallpox, influenza, and SARS. every one bankruptcy considers a selected pathogen from the viewpoint of its historical past, molecular biology, pathology, scientific presentation, prognosis, weaponization, and defenses. The ebook additionally examines concepts for making vaccines and preserving the inhabitants in a bioterror attack.
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