Summary: Based on international field research and extensive interviews with experts in virology, molecular biology, disease ecology and medicine, Garrett (health and science writer and former science correspondent for National Public Radio) investigates newly identified viruses such as HIV, HIV-II and the mysterious Ebola; old viruses in new locations, such as hantavirus and dengue; and mutant strains of old diseasesand examines the relationship between the spread of disease, sociology, poli
tics and science. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Summary: Based on international field research and extensive interviews with experts in virology, molecular biology, disease ecology and medicine, Garrett (health and science writer and former science correspondent for National Public Radio) investigates newly identified viruses such as HIV, HIV-II and the mysterious Ebola; old viruses in new locations, such as hantavirus and dengue; and mutant strains of old diseasesand examines the relationship between the spread of disease, sociology, politics and science. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or. ...show less
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