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Catching breath : the making and unmaking of tuberculosis

Lougheed, Kathryn (author.).

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  • ISBN: 9781472930330
  • ISBN: 1472930339
  • Physical Description: print
    regular print
    272 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: London, England : Bloomsbury Sigma, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: I caught TB from my pet cat -- Bringing the dead back to life -- From moo to man and back again -- Didn't we already cure it? -- All that glitters -- Thanks for the memories -- The human universe -- Huber the Tuber's 20-tuberculear sleep -- Growing fat on the Atkins diet -- Killing the unkillable -- The drugs don't work -- A barometer of inequality -- Ratting out the missing 3 million -- New drugs for bad bugs -- Epilogue: TB continued.
Summary, etc.: "Catching Breath--the story of one of the world's oldest diseases--looks at the hidden biology behind the interaction of Mycobacterium tuberculosis with its human host, and shows how drug resistance, the HIV epidemic, poverty and inequality work together to ensure that TB remains one of the most serious problems in world medicine."--Jacket flap.
Subject: Tuberculosis
Tuberculosis -- History
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24510. ‡aCatching breath : ‡bthe making and unmaking of tuberculosis / ‡cKathryn Lougheed.
264 1. ‡aLondon, England : ‡bBloomsbury Sigma, ‡c2017.
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300 . ‡a272 pages ; ‡c23 cm
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50500. ‡gIntroduction: ‡tI caught TB from my pet cat -- ‡tBringing the dead back to life -- ‡tFrom moo to man and back again -- ‡tDidn't we already cure it? -- ‡tAll that glitters -- ‡tThanks for the memories -- ‡tThe human universe -- ‡tHuber the Tuber's 20-tuberculear sleep -- ‡tGrowing fat on the Atkins diet -- ‡tKilling the unkillable -- ‡tThe drugs don't work -- ‡tA barometer of inequality -- ‡tRatting out the missing 3 million -- ‡tNew drugs for bad bugs -- ‡gEpilogue: ‡tTB continued.
520 . ‡a"Catching Breath--the story of one of the world's oldest diseases--looks at the hidden biology behind the interaction of Mycobacterium tuberculosis with its human host, and shows how drug resistance, the HIV epidemic, poverty and inequality work together to ensure that TB remains one of the most serious problems in world medicine."--Jacket flap.
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