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Author Kuchment, Anna.

Title The forgotten cure : the past and future of phage therapy / Anna Kuchment
Published New York : Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, [2012]
©2012
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 131 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. Helpful little bodies -- 2. Inside Stalin's Empire -- 3. The fading of phage therapy -- 4. Naked genes -- 5. 'They're not a panacea:' phage therapy in the Soviet Union and Georgia -- 6. In Poland: phages for diabetes -- 7. The renaissance of page therapy -- 8. The startups -- 9. Four companies, four strategies -- 10. Cows and chickens
Analysis Medicine
Immunology
Medical laboratories
Microbiology
Biomedicine
Medical Microbiology
Laboratory Medicine
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Bacteriophages -- Therapeutic use.
Bacterial diseases -- Alternative treatment.
Bacteriophages.
Bacterial Infections -- therapy.
Biological Therapy.
Drug Resistance, Bacterial.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781461402510 (electronic bk.)
1461402514 (electronic bk.)
1283441179
9781283441179
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