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The Resource Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers why we need disease, Sharon Moalem with Jonathan Prince

Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers why we need disease, Sharon Moalem with Jonathan Prince

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Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers why we need disease
Title
Survival of the sickest
Title remainder
a medical maverick discovers why we need disease
Statement of responsibility
Sharon Moalem with Jonathan Prince
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Invites readers to change their perceptions about illness in order to understand disease as an essential component of the evolutionary process, citing the role of such malaises as diabetes, STDs, and the Avian Bird Flu in protecting the survival of the human race
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Moalem, Sharon
Dewey number
616/.042
Index
index present
LC call number
RB155
LC item number
.M59 2007
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
QZ 50
NLM item number
M687s 2007
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Prince, Jonathan
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  • Disease susceptibility
  • Human evolution
  • Natural selection
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Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers why we need disease, Sharon Moalem with Jonathan Prince
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-253) and index
Control code
BK0006747225
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 267 p.
Isbn
9780060889654
Lccn
2006050128
Label
Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers why we need disease, Sharon Moalem with Jonathan Prince
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-253) and index
Control code
BK0006747225
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 267 p.
Isbn
9780060889654
Lccn
2006050128

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