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Krasner's Microbial Challenge: a Public Health Perspective

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ISBN-10: 1284139182

ISBN-13: 9781284139181

Edition: 4th 2020 (Revised)

Authors: Teri Shors, George Ealy

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Microbes play a highly significant role in our daily lives as agents of infectious disease and are a major public health concern. The fourth edition of Krasner's Microbial Challenge addresses this topic and has been extensively revised and updated with the latest data in a fast-paced field. It focuses on human-microbe interactions and considers bacterial, viral, prion, protozoan, fungal and helminthic (worm) diseases. A chapter on beneficial aspects of microbes makes it clear that not all microbes are disease producers and that microbes are necessary for the sustenance of life on Earth. The response of the immune system, concepts of epidemiology, and measures of control from the individual…    
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Book details

List price: $154.95
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2020
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date: 1/7/2019
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 676
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.88" long x 0.88" tall
Weight: 3.036
Language: English