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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
SNM
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Moalem, Sharon
Dewey number
616/.042
Index
index present
LC call number
RM155
LC item number
.M59 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Prince, Jonathan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disease susceptibility
  • Human evolution
Label
Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers why we need disease, Sharon Moalem with Jonathan Prince
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London: HarperCollins, 2007
  • Includes "P.S.: Insights, interviews & more..."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
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
Control code
1616279
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Harper Perennial edition
Extent
xvi, 267, 16 pages
Isbn
9780060889661
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1616279
  • (OCoLC)319553702
Label
Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers why we need disease, Sharon Moalem with Jonathan Prince
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London: HarperCollins, 2007
  • Includes "P.S.: Insights, interviews & more..."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
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
Control code
1616279
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Harper Perennial edition
Extent
xvi, 267, 16 pages
Isbn
9780060889661
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1616279
  • (OCoLC)319553702

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