Vibrio cholerae and Cholera
Molecular to Global Perspectives
- I Kaye Wachsmuth, Paul A Blake, Orjan Olsvik
- Publication Date:
- March 10, 1994
- Content Details:
- 478 pages
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Presents the latest molecular studies of virulence, colonization, gene regulation, and the O1 antigen. Gives an in-depth and analytical approach to the epidemiology of cholera that includes outbreak investigations, case-control studies, and surveillance functions. Describes the molecular approach to epidemiologic problems and questions. Tracks the global spread of cholera by genetically defining individual strains. Addresses possible intervention and prevention strategies, including the latest vaccines, and their public health relevance.
This title is published by the American Society of Microbiology Press and distributed by Taylor and Francis in rest of world territories.