The histories of HIVs : the emergence of the multiple viruses that caused the AIDS epidemics (eBook, 2021) [WorldCat.org]
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The histories of HIVs : the emergence of the multiple viruses that caused the AIDS epidemics

Author: William H Schneider
Publisher: Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, [2021]
Series: Perspectives on global health.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this interdisciplinary collection, experts provide the most complete description to date of the often ignored and underappreciated features of the history of the multiple human immunodeficiency viruses (HIVs) responsible for the global AIDS pandemic"--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
The histories of HIVs
Athens : Ohio University Press, 2021.
(DLC) 2021004955
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William H Schneider
ISBN: 9780821447444 0821447440
OCLC Number: 1236896717
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 263 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: Preface / François Simon --
Acknowledgements / William H. Schneider --
The Histories of HIVs: The Multiple Viruses that Caused the AIDS Epidemic / William H. Schneider --
Explaining the Emergence of HIVs / Preston A. Marx --
The Origins of HIVs and the Epidemiology of AIDS: An Introduction / Ernest M. Drucker --
From Chimps to Humans: An Historical Epidemiology of HIV Beginnings / Tamara Giles-Vernick and Stephanie Rupp --
A Social Virus: The Emergence of HIV-1 in Colonial Kinshasa, 1900-1960 / Didier Gondola and Amandine Lauro --
The Cameroonian Puzzle: Historical and Virological Aspects of the Emergence of HIV-1 groups O, N, and P / Guillaume Lachenal --
The Emergence and Spread of HIV-2 in Ivory Coast and Guinea-Bissau / Jorge Varanda --
Histories of HIVs in Broader Perspective / William H. Schneider.
Series Title: Perspectives on global health.
Responsibility: edited by William H. Schneider, PhD.

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