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The Resource No time to lose : a life in pursuit of deadly viruses, Peter Piot with Ruth Marshall

No time to lose : a life in pursuit of deadly viruses, Peter Piot with Ruth Marshall

Label
No time to lose : a life in pursuit of deadly viruses
Title
No time to lose
Title remainder
a life in pursuit of deadly viruses
Statement of responsibility
Peter Piot with Ruth Marshall
Title variation
Life in pursuit of deadly viruses
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A microbiologist describes his adventure-filled career, discussing his time spent in Central Africa in the 1970s identifying the Ebola virus and his work there again in the 1980s as part of the area's first international AIDS efforts
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Piot, Peter
Dewey number
616.9/101
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QR359.72.P56
LC item number
A3 2012
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
  • 2012 F-351
  • WZ 100
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Marshall, Ruth
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Piot, Peter
  • Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS
  • Piot, Peter
  • Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS
  • Piot, Peter
  • Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS
  • Piot, Peter
  • Piot, Peter
  • Piot, Peter
  • Diagnostic microbiology
  • Communicable diseases
  • Communicable diseases
  • Medical virology
  • Ebola virus disease
  • Virology
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • Virology
  • Belgium
  • England
  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
  • Hemorrhagic Fever, Ebola
  • History, 20th Century
  • History, 21st Century
  • International Cooperation
  • Recherche médicale
  • Virologie
  • Maladies infectieuses
  • Immunologie
  • SIDA = Syndrome immuno-déficitaire acquis
  • Lutte contre les maladies
  • Coopération scientifique
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • Communicable diseases
  • Communicable diseases
  • Diagnostic microbiology
  • Ebola virus disease
  • Medical virology
  • Virology
  • Africa
  • Virologie
  • Virusinfektion
  • Ebola-Virus
  • Aids
  • HIV
  • Virologists
Label
No time to lose : a life in pursuit of deadly viruses, Peter Piot with Ruth Marshall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
A blue thermos of virus -- Adventure at last -- The mission in Yambuku -- Ebola -- A pseudo outbreak and a helicopter -- The big team -- From Ebola to sex and the tansmission of infection -- America and back -- Nairobi -- A new epidemic -- Projet SIDA -- Yambuku one more time -- The unfolding of an epidemic -- Changing of the guard -- An international bureaucrat -- Sharks in the water -- Getting the basics right -- The lesson of the chameleon/bringing together the brilliant coalition -- The tipping point -- The price of life -- A war chest for AIDS -- An unfinished agenda
Control code
ocn755705005
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 387 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780393063165
Lccn
2012011911
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393063165
  • (OCoLC)755705005
Label
No time to lose : a life in pursuit of deadly viruses, Peter Piot with Ruth Marshall
Publication
Note
Includes 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
A blue thermos of virus -- Adventure at last -- The mission in Yambuku -- Ebola -- A pseudo outbreak and a helicopter -- The big team -- From Ebola to sex and the tansmission of infection -- America and back -- Nairobi -- A new epidemic -- Projet SIDA -- Yambuku one more time -- The unfolding of an epidemic -- Changing of the guard -- An international bureaucrat -- Sharks in the water -- Getting the basics right -- The lesson of the chameleon/bringing together the brilliant coalition -- The tipping point -- The price of life -- A war chest for AIDS -- An unfinished agenda
Control code
ocn755705005
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 387 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780393063165
Lccn
2012011911
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393063165
  • (OCoLC)755705005

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