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Author Piot, Peter, 1949-

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

Publication Info. New York : W.W. Norton & Co., [2012]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  616.9 PIO    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  616.9 PIO    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  616.9101 PIO    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  616.9101 PIO    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description pages ; cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
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.
Subject Piot, Peter, 1949-
Piot, Peter, 1949-
Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS.
Virology -- Belgium -- Autobiography.
Virology -- England -- Autobiography.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- history -- Belgium.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- history -- England.
Hemorrhagic Fever, Ebola -- history -- Belgium.
Hemorrhagic Fever, Ebola -- history -- England.
History, 20th Century -- Belgium.
History, 20th Century -- England.
History, 21st Century -- Belgium.
History, 21st Century -- England.
International Cooperation -- Belgium -- Autobiography.
International Cooperation -- England -- Autobiography.
Added Author Marshall, Ruth, 1961-
Note Life in pursuit of deadly viruses
ISBN 9780393063165 hardcover
039306316X hardcover

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