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By Nicholas H. Bergman

ISBN-10: 0470410116

ISBN-13: 9780470410110

The examine of Bacillus Anthracis is still on the leading edge of microbiology examine due to its capability use as a bioterror agent and its position in shaping our figuring out of bacterial pathogenesis and innate immunity. Bacillus Anthracis and Anthrax offers a finished consultant to all facets of the organism, starting from simple biology to public well-being concerns linked to anthrax. This publication might be a top-rated reference for B. Anthracis and anthrax to microbiologists, scientific and public healthiness execs, bioterror study and preparedness, immunologists, and physiologists.

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