Defense Against Biological Attacks

Volume I

Editors: Singh, Sunit K., Kuhn, Jens H (Eds.)

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  • Addresses various aspects of  biological attacks
  • Provides detailed descriptions of potential biological attack agents
  • Offers a unique mixture of scientific and policy aspects of biodefense
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This first volume of a two-volume set describes general aspects, such as the historical view on the topic, the role of information distribution and preparedness of health-care systems and preparedness in emergency cases. Part two describes and discusseses in detail the pathogens and toxins that are potentially used for biological attacks. As such, the book is a valuable resource for faculties engaged in molecular biology, genetic engineering, neurology, biodefense, biosafety & biosecurity, virology, and infectious disease programs, as well as professional medical research organizations.

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Sunit K. Singh, Professor, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India

Jens H. Kuhn (Battelle contractor), Integrated Research Facility at Fort Detrick, Frederick, MD


Table of contents (16 chapters)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $139.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-03053-7
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $179.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-03052-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Defense Against Biological Attacks
Book Subtitle
Volume I
Editors
  • Sunit K. Singh
  • Jens H Kuhn
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-03053-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-03053-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-03052-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 327
Number of Illustrations
10 illustrations in colour
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