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The Emergence of Zoonotic Diseases

Understanding the Impact on Animal and Human Health - Workshop Summary

The Emergence of Zoonotic Diseases( )
Editor: Lederberg, Joshua
Knobler, Stacey
Burroughs, Tom
Author: Board on Global Health,
Forum on Emerging Infections,
Institute of Medicine,
Publication Date:Apr 2002
Publisher:National Academies Press
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $32.99
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Zoonotic diseases represent one of the leading causes of illness and death from infectious disease. Defined by the World Health Organization, zoonoses are “those diseases and infections that are naturally transmitted between vertebrate animals and man with or without an arthropod intermediate.†Worldwide, zoonotic diseases have a negative impact on commerce, travel, and economies. In most developing countries, zoonotic diseases are among those diseases that...
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Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches

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