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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.
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.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781555815431 (hardcover)
  • 155581543X (hardcover)
LCCN:
2010005516
OCLC:
520440813
Related name:
RCP:
C - S