Magic bullets to conquer malaria : from quinine to qinghaosu / Irwin W. Sherman.

Author
Sherman, Irwin W. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Washington, DC : ASM Press, c2011.
Description
xiii, 298 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Related name
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
From breathing bad air to biting beasts -- Myth to medicine : quinine -- Synthetic dyes to drugs : atabrine and chloroquine -- Antimicrobials to antimalarials -- To destroy liver stages : primaquine and tafenoquine -- Quinine to mefloquine -- Reversal of fortune -- Sweet wormwood of success : qinghaosu -- Antibiotics and the apicoplast -- A possible dream : Control by blocking transmission -- The dream of eradication -- A reasonable dream.
ISBN
  • 9781555815431 (hardcover)
  • 155581543X (hardcover)
LCCN
2010005516
OCLC
520440813
RCP
C - S

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