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The Resource The perfect predator : a scientist's race to save her husband from a deadly superbug, Steffanie Strathdee, PHD, Thomas Patterson, PHD with Teresa Barker

The perfect predator : a scientist's race to save her husband from a deadly superbug, Steffanie Strathdee, PHD, Thomas Patterson, PHD with Teresa Barker

Label
The perfect predator : a scientist's race to save her husband from a deadly superbug
Title
The perfect predator
Title remainder
a scientist's race to save her husband from a deadly superbug
Statement of responsibility
Steffanie Strathdee, PHD, Thomas Patterson, PHD with Teresa Barker
Title variation
Scientist's race to save her husband from a deadly superbug
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how, when her husband is sickened by one of the most dangerous, antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the world, the author researched phage therapy, found allies in that research field, and desperately attempted to save his life
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Strathdee, Steffanie
Dewey number
610.72/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CT
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Patterson, Thomas L
  • Barker, Teresa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Strathdee, Steffanie
  • Patterson, Thomas L
  • Drug resistance in microorganisms
  • Drug resistance
  • Multidrug resistance
  • Medicine, Experimental\vBiography
  • Bacteriophages
Label
The perfect predator : a scientist's race to save her husband from a deadly superbug, Steffanie Strathdee, PHD, Thomas Patterson, PHD with Teresa Barker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I : A deadly hitchhiker. Blindsided -- A menacing air -- The last supper -- Disease detectives -- First responders -- Lost in translation -- The colonel from Al-Shabaab -- Tom: interlude I -- A deadly hitchhiker -- The worst bacteria on the planet -- Tom: interlude II. Part II : Can't eskape. -- Homecoming -- Superbugged -- Public enemy number one: under the radar -- Tom: interlude III -- The alternate reality club -- Tipping point: fully colonized -- Tom: interlude IV. Part III : the perfect predator. The spider to catch the fly -- Tom: interlude V -- The perfect predator -- Semper fortis: always faithful, always strong -- A hail Mary pass -- Panning for gold -- Journeying -- Tom: interlude VI. Part IV : the Darwinian dance. The blood orange tree -- Moment of truth -- The bold guess -- Lysis to kill -- Tom: interlude VII -- Second-guessing -- No mud, no lotus -- tom: interlude VIII -- The Darwinian dance and the Red Queen's pursuit -- The last dance -- The Buddha's gift -- Grand rounds -- Epilogue
Control code
sky295211668
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 337 pages, 8 pages unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780316418089
Lccn
2018960533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
ab 03/19
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
The perfect predator : a scientist's race to save her husband from a deadly superbug, Steffanie Strathdee, PHD, Thomas Patterson, PHD with Teresa Barker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I : A deadly hitchhiker. Blindsided -- A menacing air -- The last supper -- Disease detectives -- First responders -- Lost in translation -- The colonel from Al-Shabaab -- Tom: interlude I -- A deadly hitchhiker -- The worst bacteria on the planet -- Tom: interlude II. Part II : Can't eskape. -- Homecoming -- Superbugged -- Public enemy number one: under the radar -- Tom: interlude III -- The alternate reality club -- Tipping point: fully colonized -- Tom: interlude IV. Part III : the perfect predator. The spider to catch the fly -- Tom: interlude V -- The perfect predator -- Semper fortis: always faithful, always strong -- A hail Mary pass -- Panning for gold -- Journeying -- Tom: interlude VI. Part IV : the Darwinian dance. The blood orange tree -- Moment of truth -- The bold guess -- Lysis to kill -- Tom: interlude VII -- Second-guessing -- No mud, no lotus -- tom: interlude VIII -- The Darwinian dance and the Red Queen's pursuit -- The last dance -- The Buddha's gift -- Grand rounds -- Epilogue
Control code
sky295211668
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 337 pages, 8 pages unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780316418089
Lccn
2018960533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
ab 03/19
Other physical details
color illustrations

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