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  1. Prions

    The New Biology of Proteins

    By Claudio Soto

    Prion-related diseases, known as transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSEs), are infectious, fatal neurodegenerative disorders for which there is no cure, treatment, nor even a means for early diagnosis. The horrific advent of Mad Cow Disease -- transmitted to humans through eating meat from...

    Published December 20th 2005 by CRC Press

  2. Cell Death During HIV Infection

    Edited by Andrew D. Badley

    In an effort to go beyond immune-based therapies, researchers are now considering the implications of apoptosis dysregulation during HIV-induced immunodeficiency. This work provides the first comprehensive compendium of the progress made in understanding the process of cell death related to HIV and...

    Published November 29th 2005 by CRC Press

  3. Sinusitis

    From Microbiology To Management

    Edited by Itzhak Brook

    Series: Infectious Disease and Therapy

    Filling a gap in the literature, this reference provides concise and practical guidelines for the diagnosis and management of sinusitis and furnishes an authoritative outline of our current understanding of the pathophysiology of this condition. Addressing a wide spectrum of issues related to the...

    Published September 15th 2005 by CRC Press

  4. Antibiotic Therapy for Geriatric Patients

    Edited by Thomas T. Yoshikawa, Shobita Rajagopalan

    Written by the foremost authorities on the topic, this reference provides quick access to essential information on specific antibiotics, major clinical infections, selected pathogens, and infections in long-term elderly-care facilities-summarizing the vast array of topics related to infectious...

    Published September 14th 2005 by CRC Press

  5. Biofilms, Infection, and Antimicrobial Therapy

    Edited by John L. Pace, Mark E. Rupp, Roger G. Finch

    Rather than existing in a planktonic or free-living form, evidence indicates that microbes show a preference for living in a sessile form within complex communities called biofilms. Biofilms appear to afford microbes a survival advantage by optimizing nutrition, offering protection against hostile...

    Published August 29th 2005 by CRC Press

  6. Fungal Infections in the Immunocompromised Patient

    Edited by John R. Wingard, Elias Anaissie

    Series: Infectious Disease and Therapy

    Unlike any other source on the subject, this reference provides an up-to-date account of fungal syndromes in immunocompromised patients and provides expert descriptions of their clinical manifestations and settings in which they cause illness-covering the pros and cons of current and emerging...

    Published August 5th 2005 by CRC Press

  7. Severe Pneumonia

    Edited by Michael S. Niederman

    Series: Lung Biology in Health and Disease

    Analyzing preventive strategies, as well as emerging trends in the bacteriology, pathogenesis, diagnosis, and management of disease, this reference explores factors that lead to the development of severe pneumonia, the most effective treatment methods for the condition, and recent efforts to...

    Published July 18th 2005 by CRC Press

  8. Dictionary of Parasitology

    By Peter J. Gosling

    Although many books have been published on various aspects of human, animal, and plant parasitology, as well as the public health problems associated with parasites, none to date has offered a comprehensive glossary for those confronted with the discipline's exceptionally extensive terminology. To...

    Published June 24th 2005 by CRC Press

  9. Mycoplasmas


    Edited by Alain Blanchard, Glenn Browning

    Created by leading international experts, Mycoplasmas: Molecular Biology, Pathogenicity, and Strategies for Control represents a cutting-edge summary of current knowledge in the field. Mycoplasmas, or mollicutes, form a large group of bacteria that can infect humans, animals, and plants. This...

    Published June 6th 2005 by CRC Press

  10. Emerging Neurological Infections

    Edited by Christopher Power, Richard T. Johnson

    Series: Neurological Disease and Therapy

    Offering a clear and authoritative overview of recent developments in microbiology and neuroscience, this reference describes factors contributing to the emergence and resurgence of neurological infections-studying both new and drug-resistant pathogens, as well as long-term prevention and control...

    Published April 4th 2005 by CRC Press