Virology (non-medical)


    By Marilyn Roossinck

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    Viruses are the last frontier of undiscovered life on our planet. This 21st-century guide offers an engaging introductory section explaining exactly what viruses are and how they operate, followed by individual profiles of 101 of the world's most notable examples, each with its own dazzling mugshot.

    Zoonotic Viruses of Northern Eurasia: Taxonomy and Ecology

    By Mikhail Shchelkanov

    Paperback £65.66

    Zoonotic Viruses of Northern Eurasia: Taxonomy and Ecology provides a review of modern data of the taxonomy, distribution, and ecology of zoonotic viruses in the ecosystems of Northern Eurasia. With climate changes, increasing population density of arthropod vectors and vertebrate hosts, development of unused lands, transferences of viruses by birds,...

    Madness and Memory: The Discovery of Prions--A New Biological Principle of Disease

    By Stanley B. Prusiner

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    A first-person account of a revolutionary scientific discovery that is now helping to unravel the mysteries of brain diseases

    Advances in Virus Research

    Hardback Save £6.90 = £97.10

    Covers a diverse range of reviews, providing a valuable overview of the field of virology.

    No Time to Lose: A Life in Pursuit of Deadly Viruses

    By Peter Piot

    Paperback Save £0.79 = £12.20

    "An invaluable portrait of the evolution of international health in recent decades." -William Bynum, Wall Street Journal

    Applied Plant Virology

    By C Wilson

    Paperback Save £5.94 = £36.05

    A practically-oriented book, this text covers how viruses work and interact with plants as well as how they induce disease and spread in the field, how virus epidemics can be studied, losses and spread measured and monitored, and control options implemented.

    No Time to Lose: A Life in Pursuit of Deadly Viruses

    By Peter Piot

    Hardback Save £3.29 = £19.70

    The story of a microbiologist's remarkable career, from identifying the Ebola virus to pioneering AIDS research and policy.

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