ISBN-10:
076375689X
ISBN-13:
9780763756895
Pub. Date:
10/13/2009
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
The Microbial Challenge: Science, Disease And Public Health / Edition 2

The Microbial Challenge: Science, Disease And Public Health / Edition 2

by Robert I Krasner
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Overview

A fascinating look at human-microbe interactions.

  • Discusses the ways in which beneficial microbes are involved in the cycles of nature and in the food industry, and how they are used as research tools.
  • Includes material on prions, helminths, biological warfare and terrorism, antibiotic resistance, the global impact of microbial diseases, and immunization.
  • Helps students better understand the biology of the microbial world and the societal factors that are both the cause and consequences of microbial disease.
  • Provides a gripping account of the burden of microbial diseases throughout the world.
  • Serves as an ideal text for undergraduate non-science majors and allied and public health students.
  • Includes an Instructors ToolKit CD-ROM with a PowerPoint image bank, PowerPoint lecture slides, chapter summaries, and a test bank.
  • Co-published with Jones and Bartlett Publishers


Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780763756895
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date: 10/13/2009
Edition description: 2E
Pages: 476
Product dimensions: 8.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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