The Resource Level 4 : virus hunters of the CDC, Joseph B. McCormick, Susan Fisher-Hoch ; with Leslie Alan Horvitz

Level 4 : virus hunters of the CDC, Joseph B. McCormick, Susan Fisher-Hoch ; with Leslie Alan Horvitz

Label
Level 4 : virus hunters of the CDC
Title
Level 4
Title remainder
virus hunters of the CDC
Statement of responsibility
Joseph B. McCormick, Susan Fisher-Hoch ; with Leslie Alan Horvitz
Title variation
  • Level four
  • Virus hunters of the CDC
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Personal account of the author's work in the ultra high-tech "hot zone" lab that he created at the Centers for Disease Control headquarters in Atlanta battling such viruses as Ebola, Lassa fever, Crimean Congo Hermorrhagic Fever, and AIDS and searching for weapons with which to combat them
Title
Level 4
Creator
Contributor
Summary
The epidemiologist who developed the Biosafety Level 4 facility at the the Centers for Disease Control chronicles his work as a virus hunter
Subject
Genre
Biography type
autobiography
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10424020
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 614.4/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RA649
LC item number
.M27 1996
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
  • 1996 L-274
  • WZ 100
NLM item number
M47763 1996
Target audience
adult
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virus hunters of the CDC
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virus hunters of the CDC
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Joseph B. McCormick, Susan Fisher-Hoch ; with Leslie Alan Horvitz
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Level four
Label
Level 4 : virus hunters of the CDC, Joseph B. McCormick, Susan Fisher-Hoch ; with Leslie Alan Horvitz
Publication
Note
Includes index
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  • BTRL-MCD
  • BTRL-MCD
  • PPL-TPL
  • PPL-TPL
  • PPL-BPL
  • PPL-BPL
  • ROCK-NG
  • ROCK-NG
  • HOU-WR
  • HOU-WR
  • ARCPLS-MAIN
  • ARCPLS-MAIN
  • MGRL-WA
  • MGRL-WA
  • MGRL-SH
  • MGRL-SH
  • CLAYTN-MOR
  • CLAYTN-MOR
  • CLAYTN-RIV
  • CLAYTN-RIV
  • URRLS-OK
  • URRLS-OK
  • SHRL-RM
  • SHRL-RM
  • OKRL-WWC
  • OKRL-WWC
  • FRRLS-GR
  • FRRLS-GR
  • FRRLS-JA
  • FRRLS-JA
  • FRRLS-FA
  • FRRLS-FA
  • FRRLS-PT
  • FRRLS-PT
  • FRRLS-TY
  • FRRLS-TY
  • ARL-ATH
  • ARL-ATH
  • MGRL-LA
  • MGRL-LA
  • SGRL-VALDOSTA
  • SGRL-VALDOSTA
  • HALL-GVL
  • HALL-GVL
Contents
Preface -- Prologue -- Chap. 1. Zaire, 1983/1965 -- Chap. 2. Of epidemiology and potato salad -- Chap. 3. Suffer the children -- Chap. 4. The death of a nurse from Yambuku -- Chap. 5. The battle commences -- Chap. 6. The Ebola trail -- Chap. 7. The deserted hospital -- Chap. 8. My place among the dead -- Chap. 9. Learning Lassa -- Chap. 10. Of souls and centrifuges -- Chap. 11. Magic bullets -- Chap. 12. Kadiatu -- Chap. 13. Nzara revisited -- Chap. 14. Sue's story -- Chap. 15. Virology, plumbing and Ebola -- Chap. 16. Level 4 : British style -- Chap. 17. The outbreak that escaped -- Chap. 18. A free woman from La Cité -- Chap. 19. Project SIDA begins -- Chap. 20. HIV reveals its past -- Chap. 21. HIV goes downriver -- Chap. 22. The Lassa project revisited -- Chap. 23. Jenny Sanders in Segbwema -- Chap. 24. Sunset over Segbwema -- Chap. 25. Of mice and peanut shells -- Chap. 26. Lassa moves to Chicago -- Chap. 27. Juju -- Chap. 28. Ebola in Virginia? -- Chap. 29. The Asian bombshell -- Chap. 30. The infected animal handlers -- Chap. 31. The monkey expedition -- Chap. 32. Desert fevers -- Chap. 33. Cathedrals -- Chap. 34. The stricken surgeons -- Chap. 35. Between two worlds -- Appendix 1. A viral pedigree -- Appendix 2. The hot lab -- Acknowledgements -- Index
Control code
41574
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
379 p.
Isbn
9781570362774
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96017740
Other physical details
ill., maps
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41574
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm34584021
  • (OCoLC)34584021

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