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Entomologie médicale et vétérinaire

Medical and veterinary entomology


G. Duvallet, D. Fontenille, V. Robert

Edition 2017

In a context of general expansion of insect-borne diseases, this reference work presents an updated state of knowledge for all groups of arthropods of medical and veterinary interest. Pragmatic and operational, it describes the identification and control methods to be implemented to limit the nuisances and pathogenic effects.


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Les virus

Viruses

Enemies or allies?


S. Biacchesi, C. Chevalier, M. Galloux, C. Langevin, R. Le Goffic, M. Brémont

Edition 2017

Flu, measles, gastro-enteritis, the list goes on. Throughout our lives, viruses regularly cross our paths. Others such as the Zika virus, H1N1 and Ebola hit the news headlines. In this book we’re given descriptions of a wide variety of viruses, how they’re transmitted and learn about the multiplication process at work. We’ll also find out why they cause illnesses and sometimes kill, how to fight them, and even how to utilise them for controlling other diseases.


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Les maladies emergentes

Emerging diseases

Zika AIDS, Chikungunya ... Understanding these infections and everyday prevention


J. Braly , Y. Yazdanpanah, Y. Lévy

Edition 2016

Zika, A/H1N1 influenza, Chikungunya, SARS, Ebola ... We are being hit hard by the emergence or reemergence of a great many infectious diseases. What is the cause of this phenomenon? Could our modern lifestyle have something to do with it? In the light of the major epidemics that humanity has faced to date, what should we be preparing for in the future? What weapons do we have to protect ourselves? What is research doing?

This book provides clear answers to many very specific questions, validated by renowned infectious disease specialists and written in an accessible style.


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Emergence de maladies infectieuses

Émergence of infectious diseases

Risks and challenges for society


S. Morand, M. Figuié

Edition 2016

Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), avian flu, Ebola virus or Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) are increasingly attracting the attention of scientists, risk managers, the media and the general public. Specialists analyse the ecological, social, institutional and political dynamics associated with emerging infectious diseases. They show the challenges but also the opportunities taken up by the players faced with these diseases.


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West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus


D. Bicout

Edition 2013

This work provides an inventory of our knowledge of the West Nile virus and makes suggestions on its emergence in France. It opens up paths for reflection and investigation into the ecology of this zoonosis.


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The Power of the Tiny

The Power of the Tiny

Germs, Friend or Foe?


J. Goacolou, A. Denize

Edition 2008
This CD-ROM on germs and their secrets sets out to provide a fun response to the questions children might have, their parent's curiosity, and the needs of teachers keen to liven up their lessons. It's easy to be a boffin!
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Virus des solanacees

Virus des solanacees

From Virus Genome to Crop Protection


G. Marchoux, P. Gognalons, K. Gébré Sélassié

Edition 2008

Eighteen internationally-renowned virologists, geneticists, breeders and taxonomists contributed to this unique book on viruses of Solanaceae.


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6 - Contaminations bactérienne et virale

6 - Contaminations bactérienne et virale


P. Servais

Edition 2004

In the Seine estuary, the microbiological water quality is measured regularly. This is mainly done by counting bacteria, such as coliforms, which indicate faecal contamination. These measurements have shown that the bacteriological quality is ...


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Viruses and Virus Diseases of Poaceae (Gramineae)

Viruses and Virus Diseases of Poaceae (Gramineae)


H. Lapierre, P. Signoret

Edition 2004

Many well-known specialists have contributed to this book which presents for the first time an in-depth look at the viruses, their satellites and the retrotransposons infecting (or occuring in) one plant family: the Poaceae (Gramineae). After ...


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Principes de virologie végétale

Principes de virologie végétale

Genomes, Pathogenicity, Ecology


J. Albouy, S. Astier, Y. Maury, H. Lecoq

Edition 2001

This book explains the specific collaborations and the defensive and counter-defensive interactions which govern the intracellular cycle of the virus and plant infection. It describes the relations between the virus and the agro-environment and ...


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