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Author Van Heyningen, W. E. (William Edward), author.

Title Cholera : the American scientific experience, 1947-1980 / W.E. van Heyningen and John R. Seal
Published New York, NY : Routledge, 2018
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Contents The disease -- The long-delayed discovery of cholera toxin -- The intervention by the U.S.A. -- The SEATO Cholera Research Program and the Pakistan-SEATO Cholera Research Laboratory in Dacca -- The Johns Hopkins Center for Medical Research and Training in Calcutta -- Learning to deal with cholera -- The U.S.-Japan Cooperative Medical Science Program -- Attempts to prevent cholera -- The simple cure of cholera and of other infectious dehydrating diarrhoeal diseases -- The biochemistry of cholera -- The International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR/B)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed March 19, 2019)
Subject Cholera -- Prevention -- International cooperation -- History -- 20th century
Medical assistance, American -- Asia -- History -- 20th century
Cholera -- prevention & control.
International Cooperation.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Seal, John R., author.
ISBN 0429049196