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Zika : the emerging epidemic

Author: Donald G McNeil, Jr.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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An exploration of Zika's origins, how it's spreading, the race for a cure, and what we can do to protect ourselves now.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald G McNeil, Jr.
ISBN: 9780393609141 0393609146 9780393353969 0393353966
OCLC Number: 949986945
Description: 203 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Contents: The doença misteriosa --
The origins of the virus --
On the move --
The world hears --
My first brush --
Fast and furious --
Sexual transmission --
New York's first case --
The rumors --
The proof --
Delaying pregnancy --
The future --
Questions and answers.
Responsibility: Donald G. McNeil Jr.

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A gripping narrative about the Zika virus outbreak from The New York Times science reporter covering the epidemic.  Read more...

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