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Author NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Emerging Biological Threat (2003 : Budapest, Hungary)

Title Emerging biological threat / edited by George Berencsi, Akbar S. Khan and Jiři Haloužka
Published Amsterdam ; Washington, DC : IOS Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 181 pages) : illustrations
Series NATO science series. Series I, Life and behavioural sciences, 1566-7693 ; v. 370
NATO science series. Series I, Life and behavioural sciences ; v. 370. 1566-7693
Contents Title page; Opening Remarks; Contents; Biological Threat Caused by Emerging and Re-Emerging Infections; Development of the Diagnostic Technology to Cope with Emerging Threat More Efficiently; Bioterrorism as an Emerging and Reemerging Biological Threat; Contributors; Author Index
Summary Summarizes projects aiming to detect risks of biological toxins, superantigens and the modeling of their effects. This volume presents the potential risks, detection and prevention of chronic and zoonotic infections in addition to interaction of human pathogens affecting biological risks. It also includes experimental vaccines and therapeutics
Notes "Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Emerging Biological Threat, Budapest, Hungary, 5-8 October 2003"--Title page verso
"Published in cooperation with NATO Public Diplomacy Division."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Biological weapons -- Congresses.
Bioterrorism -- Congresses.
Communicable diseases -- Prevention -- Congresses.
Infection -- Congresses.
Biological Warfare.
Communicable Disease Control -- methods.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Berencsi, György.
Haloužka, Jiři.
Khan, Akbar S.
North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Public Diplomacy Division.
LC no. 2005930832
ISBN 1429402075 (electronic bk.)
9781429402071 (electronic bk.)