Resistance: The Human Struggle Against Infection


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A North Carolina woman dies of a flesh-eating bacterial disease. Thousands of people in West Africa are suffering from cholera. And antibioticsare rapidly becoming less and less effective at fighting what were once mild infections. The biggest threat to the future of human society may not be terrorist attacks or nuclear war, but rather microscopic bacteria. Immunologist Norbert Gualde explains in "Resistance "the dangers we face from bacterial resistance, asserting that we must confront the reality awaiting us--the next ...

Resistance: The Human Struggle Against Infection 2006, Dana Press, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9781932594003