Microbes - In sickness & in health
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"Microbes - In sickness & in health"

Written by: National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

Coverage: Public Information

Summary: A comprehensive factsheet by the US NIAID about microbes, how they cause disease and how we can prevent and treat infections.

Published by: National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases

Level of Evidence: Expert Opinion

Date of Publication: 02/07/2002
Date of Posting: 23/01/2003
Date of next Review: 06/04/2006

Available at: http://www.niaid.nih.gov/publications/microbes.htm


Format: HTML, PDF

Publication Type: Public Leaflet

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MeSH keywords: Bacteria; Viruses; Fungi; Yeasts; Spores; Protozoa; Parasites; Infection

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