Table of Contents

Anthrax from 5000 BC to AD 2010 / Peter C B Turnbull, Sean V Shadomy.
Outer Structures of the Spore / Adam Driks, Michael Mallozzi.
Anthrax Spore Germination / Nathan Fisher, Katherine A Carr, Jonathan D Giebel, Philip C Hanna.
Genetic Manipulation Methods in / Brian K Janes, Scott Stibitz.
The Genome / Timothy D Read.
Plasmids: Species Definition or Niche Adaptation? / David A Rasko.
Iron Acquisition by / Gleb Pishchany, Eric P Skaar.
Anthrax Toxins / Mahtab Moayeri, Stephen H Leppla.
Virulence Gene Regulation / Jason M Rall, Theresa M Koehler.
The Interactions between and Macrophages / Susan L Welkos, Joel A Bozue, Christopher K Cote.
and Dendritic Cells: A Complicated Battle / Jean-Nicolas Tournier, Anne Quesnel-Hellmann.
Dissemination through Hosts / Ian J Glomski.
Pathology, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Anthrax in Humans / Jeannette Guarner, Carlos del Rio.
Anthrax Vaccines / Elke Saile, Conrad P Quinn.
Anthrax as a Weapon of War and Terrorism / Leonard A Cole. The study of Bacillus Anthracis remains at the forefront of microbiology research because of its potential use as a bioterror agent and its role in shaping our understanding of bacterial pathogenesis and innate immunity. Bacillus Anthracis and Anthrax provides a comprehensive guide to all aspects of the organism, ranging from basic biology to public health issues associated with anthrax. This book will be a premier reference for B. Anthracis and anthrax to microbiologists, medical and public health professionals, bioterror research and preparedness, immunologists, and physiologists.
The study of Bacillus Anthracis remains at the forefront of microbiology research because of its potential use as a bioterror agent and its role in shaping our understanding of bacterial pathogenesis and innate immunity. Bacillus Anthracis and Anthrax provides a comprehensive guide to all aspects of the organism, ranging from basic biology to public health issues associated with anthrax. This book will be a premier reference for B. Anthracis and anthrax to microbiologists, medical and public health professionals, bioterror research and preparedness, immunologists, and physiologists.
Bergman, Nicholas H
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John Wiley & Sons
2011
9780470891193
9780470410110
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