More Details about The Pneumococcus

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Author(s)Tuomanen E I
PublisherAmerican Society For Microbiology
Publish YearJune 2004


A state-of-the-art examination of research in this field and the impact of this gram-positive pathogen on human disease. * Provides coverage of topics in basic microbiology such as details of DNA transformation, molecular and medical epidemiology, the molecular basis of invasive disease, and various interactions with host defenses. * Presents important historical information on the field of pneumococcal research and suggests strategies for future investigation. * Serves as a valuable source of information for graduate and medical school students, infectious disease specialists, and field researchers in the pathogenesis of gram-positive bacteria. This title is published by the American Society for Microbiology Press and distributed by Taylor and Francis in rest of world territories.