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The Resource Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers the surprising connections between disease and longevity, Sharon Moalem

Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers the surprising connections between disease and longevity, Sharon Moalem

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Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers the surprising connections between disease and longevity
Title
Survival of the sickest
Title remainder
a medical maverick discovers the surprising connections between disease and longevity
Statement of responsibility
Sharon Moalem
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Invites readers to change their perceptions about illness in order to understand disease as an essential component of the evolutionary process, citing the role of such malaises as diabetes, STDs, and the Avian Bird Flu in protecting the survival of the human race
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322527
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Moalem, Sharon
Dewey number
616/.042
Index
no index present
LC call number
RB155
LC item number
.M59 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QZ 50
NLM item number
M687s 2007
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Prince, Jonathan
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True
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  • Disease susceptibility
  • Human evolution
  • Natural selection
  • Genetic Predisposition to Disease
  • Evolution
  • Survival
  • Variation (Genetics)
Target audience
adult
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a medical maverick discovers why we need disease
Label
Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers the surprising connections between disease and longevity, Sharon Moalem
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Publication
Control code
ocm70929230
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780060889654
Lccn
2006050128
System control number
(OCoLC)70929230
Label
Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers the surprising connections between disease and longevity, Sharon Moalem
Publication
Control code
ocm70929230
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780060889654
Lccn
2006050128
System control number
(OCoLC)70929230

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