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2 edition of Virus hunters. found in the catalog.

Virus hunters.

Greer Williams

Virus hunters.

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Published by Hutchinson .
Written in English


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Pagination480p.
Number of Pages480
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Open LibraryOL13731137M

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Harper Randolph listens to dead men tell their tales. When visitors to Las Vegas begin dying from an unknown virus, Harper Randolph, Doctor of Medicine and Epidemiologist with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is asked to lead the investigation to track down patient zero while keeping what’s happening in Vegas, in Vegas/5(6).

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—from Level 4 Virus Hunters of the CDC. In their book, Level 4 Virus Hunters of the CDC, husband-wife team Dr. Joseph B. McCormick and Dr. Susan Fisher-Hoch invite you to join them in their search for those who may be infected by these lethal viruses.

You will travel through equatorial Africa, the ghettos and rainforests of Brazil, and /5(11). Overall, Virus Hunters is a wonderful read that I highly recommend. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Andrew L. Smith. out of 5 stars Great book for scientists and non-scientists alike.

Reviewed in Canada on July 8, I just finished reading Virus Hunters and I was very impressed. The book is written in a very scientific fashion /5(34). out of 5 stars The Virus and the Vaccine Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 3 January This book is a stunning read, detailing the medical establishments horrifying disregard for truth and determination to stamp on dissent when confronted with cast iron evidence that the polio vaccine was contaminated with the most potent cancer causing /5(52).

Praise “Virus Hunter is a terrific book, at the top of my adventure of a lifetime, it’s the inside story of the hunt for threatening and emerging viruses, told with grace and clarity by a working scientist at the hot center of his field.” —Richard Preston, author of The Hot Zone “As entertaining as an adventure novel, but with a deadly serious message.” —Kirkus Reviews.

The Hot Zone: A Terrifying True Story is a best-selling nonfiction thriller by Richard Preston about the origins and incidents involving viral hemorrhagic fevers, particularly ebolaviruses and basis of the book was Preston's New Yorker article "Crisis in the Hot Zone".

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Virus Hunters Summary. Virus Hunters by Greer Williams. First Edition. pages. Pictorial dust jacket over red cloth with silver lettering.

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Adventures of two gutsy physicians fighting deadly viruses amidst political chicanery and under incredibly harsh and primitive conditions. ""Level 4"" refers to the biosafety standards required by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for working with lethal agents.

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