Princeton University Library Catalog

The microbial challenge : science, disease, and public health / Robert I. Krasner.

Author:
Krasner, Robert I. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2010.
Εdition:
2nd ed.
Description:
xx, 476 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Notes:
Includes index.
Contents:
Pt. 1. The Challenge -- Ch. 1. Identifying the Challenge -- Ch. 2. The Microbial World -- Ch. 3. The Beneficial Aspects of Microbes: The Other Side of the Coin -- Ch. 4. Bacteria -- Ch. 5. Viruses -- Ch. 6. Bacterial Genetics -- Pt. 2. Microbial Disease -- Ch. 7. Concepts of Microbial Disease -- Ch. 8. Epidemiology and Cycle of Microbial Disease -- Ch. 9. Bacterial Diseases -- Ch. 10. Viral Diseases -- Ch. 11. Protozoans and Helminths and the Diseases They Cause -- Pt. 3. Meeting the Challenge -- Ch. 12. The Immune Response -- Ch. 13. Control of Microbial Diseases -- Ch. 14. Partnerships in the Control of Infectious Diseases -- Pt. 4. Current Challenges -- Ch. 15. Biological Weapons -- Ch. 16. Current Plagues -- Ch. 17. The Unfinished Agenda.
Subject(s):
Medical microbiology [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780763756895 (alk. paper)
  • 076375689X (alk. paper)
LCCN:
2009013469
OCLC:
317664342
RCP:
C - S