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  1. Handbook of Media for Clinical and Public Health Microbiology

    By Ronald M. Atlas, James W. Snyder

    The detection and/or isolation and identification of pathogenic microorganisms is critical for the laboratory diagnosis of infectious diseases. With growth-dependant methods providing reliable means for identifying pathogens, traditional culturing continues to play an integral role in the detection...

    Published October 24th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Food Associated Pathogens

    Edited by Wilhelm Tham, Marie Louise Danielsson-Tham

    To stem the tide of foodborne illness, it is important to understand the source of the problem. This volume examines pathogenic bacteria, viruses, protozoan parasites, moulds, and mycotoxins in food. It also discusses food-associated antimicrobial resistance and lessons learned from an actual...

    Published September 25th 2013 by CRC Press

  3. Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers

    Edited by Sunit K. Singh, Daniel Ruzek

    Viral hemorrhagic fevers have captured the imagination of the public and made their way into popular books and movies by virtue of their extreme virulence and mysterious origins. Since 2001, concerns have grown about the potential use of many hemorrhagic fever viruses as biological weapons. This...

    Published July 18th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Economics and HIV

    The Sickness of Economics

    By Deborah Johnston

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Health Economics

    This book explains how, and why, economics has been applied to a terrible pandemic, using a range of examples mostly drawn from the region most affected, sub-Saharan Africa. Part I shows that microeconomic approaches have found fertile ground in a public health approach that ‘blames’ individual...

    Published May 16th 2013 by Routledge

  5. HIV/AIDS, Health and the Media in China

    Imagined Immunity Through Racialized Disease

    By Johanna Hood

    Series: Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

    Approximately 90% of urban HIV/AIDS education in China occurs indirectly through non-specialist media reports. Many of these reports use images of extreme suffering and poverty to communicate an understanding of who gets HIV, why and how. This book explores an important aspect of how HIV/AIDS is...

    Published May 8th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Neuroviral Infections

    Two Volume Set

    Edited by Sunit K. Singh, Daniel Ruzek

    Two-Volume Set: Neurovirology is an interdisciplinary field representing a melding of virology, clinical neuroscience, molecular pathogenesis, diagnostic virology, molecular biology, and immunology. Neuroviral Infections: General Principles and DNA Viruses covers recent developments in the area of...

    Published February 22nd 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Neuroviral Infections

    RNA Viruses and Retroviruses

    Edited by Sunit K. Singh, Daniel Ruzek

    Neurovirology is an interdisciplinary field representing a melding of virology, clinical neuroscience, molecular pathogenesis, diagnostic virology, molecular biology, and immunology. Neuroviral Infections: RNA Viruses and Retroviruses presents an up-to-date overview of the general principles of...

    Published February 20th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Neuroviral Infections

    General Principles and DNA Viruses

    Edited by Sunit K. Singh, Daniel Ruzek

    Neurovirology is an interdisciplinary field representing a melding of virology, clinical neuroscience, molecular pathogenesis, diagnostic virology, molecular biology, and immunology. Neuroviral Infections: General Principles and DNA Viruses covers recent developments in the area of neuroviral...

    Published February 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. An Introduction to Global Health Ethics

    Edited by Andrew D. Pinto, Ross E. G. Upshur

    The field of global health is expanding rapidly. An increasing number of trainees are studying and working with marginalized populations, often within low and middle-income countries. Such endeavours are beset by ethical dilemmas: mitigating power differentials, addressing cultural differences in...

    Published December 5th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Nucleic Acid Sensors and Antiviral Immunity

    By Dr. Prakash Sambhara

    The discovery of Toll-like receptors (TLRs) in the late 1990s ushered in a new age of discovery for innate immunity. The importance of TLRs for immunology and biomedical research was recognized with the Nobel Prize for Medicine or Physiology in 2011. The prize was shared by three scientists: Ralph...

    Published November 26th 2012 by CRC Press