Mad Cow DiseaseBook - 2005
This story of mad cow disease and how it spread is a medical detective story loaded with excitement and mystery. The book looks at what the disease is and how it jumped from animals to humans. Real life case studies make the story come alive. What prions are, how they were discovered, and why they are so dangerous is also discussed in a highly readable manner. In addition, protective measures, future fears, and current research is examined.
Publisher: Detroit, Mich. : Lucent Books : Thomson/Gale, c2005.
Characteristics: 112 pages :,illustrations, portraits ;,24 cm.