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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

Label
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
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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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
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Prince, Jonathan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disease susceptibility
  • Human evolution
  • Natural selection
Target audience
adult
Label
Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers why we need disease, Sharon Moalem ; with Jonathan Prince
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Ironing it out -- A spoonful of sugar helps the temperature go down -- The cholesterol also rises -- Hey, bud, can you do me a fava? -- Of microbes and men -- Jump into the gene pool -- Methyl madness: road to the final phenotype -- That's life: why you and your iPod must die -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xvi, 267 pages
Isbn
9780060889654
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2006050128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70929230
  • (Sirsi) o70929230
  • (OCoLC)70929230
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Ironing it out -- A spoonful of sugar helps the temperature go down -- The cholesterol also rises -- Hey, bud, can you do me a fava? -- Of microbes and men -- Jump into the gene pool -- Methyl madness: road to the final phenotype -- That's life: why you and your iPod must die -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xvi, 267 pages
Isbn
9780060889654
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2006050128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70929230
  • (Sirsi) o70929230
  • (OCoLC)70929230

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