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The Resource An elegant defense : the extraordinary new science of the immune system : a tale in four lives, Matt Richtel

An elegant defense : the extraordinary new science of the immune system : a tale in four lives, Matt Richtel

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An elegant defense : the extraordinary new science of the immune system : a tale in four lives
Title
An elegant defense
Title remainder
the extraordinary new science of the immune system : a tale in four lives
Statement of responsibility
Matt Richtel
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A groundbreaking narrative exploration of the human immune system--the key to human health and longevity--from the Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times journalist and acclaimed author of A Deadly Wandering"--
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Writing style
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10760126
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Richtel, Matt
Dewey number
616.079
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QR181.7
LC item number
.R53 2019
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
QW 504
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immunologic diseases
  • Immune system
  • Immune System Diseases
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the extraordinary new science of the immune system : a tale in four lives
Label
An elegant defense : the extraordinary new science of the immune system : a tale in four lives, Matt Richtel
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The ties that bind -- Jason -- Bob -- Linda and Merredith -- The bird, dog, starfish, and magic bullet -- The festival -- Festival crashers --The mystery organ -- The B-word -- T-cells and B-cells -- Vaccines -- The infinity machine -- Transplant -- The immune system's fingerprint -- Inflammation -- Fever -- Flash Gordon -- The harmonious way -- Three wise men and a monoclonal antibody -- A second immune system -- Sex machine -- GRID -- The phone call -- CD-4 and CD-8 -- Magic -- The prime -- Linda -- The wolf -- Invisible evidence -- Best of both worlds (sort of) -- Merredith -- Should you pick your nose? -- Microbiome -- Stress -- Sleep -- A word about cancer -- Laughter and tears -- The Lazarus mouse -- Wound healing -- Programmed death -- The breakthrough -- Jason races time -- Shepherd of death -- Trials, personal and clinical -- The other shoe -- Bob -- Linda -- Jan and Ron -- Jason down the white tunnel -- Jason rises -- Apollo 11 -- Home -- Jason's way -- The meanings of life -- The meaning of Jason
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 425 pages
Isbn
9780062698537
Lccn
2018038019
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1047637616
  • (OCoLC)on1047637616
  • 613442
Label
An elegant defense : the extraordinary new science of the immune system : a tale in four lives, Matt Richtel
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The ties that bind -- Jason -- Bob -- Linda and Merredith -- The bird, dog, starfish, and magic bullet -- The festival -- Festival crashers --The mystery organ -- The B-word -- T-cells and B-cells -- Vaccines -- The infinity machine -- Transplant -- The immune system's fingerprint -- Inflammation -- Fever -- Flash Gordon -- The harmonious way -- Three wise men and a monoclonal antibody -- A second immune system -- Sex machine -- GRID -- The phone call -- CD-4 and CD-8 -- Magic -- The prime -- Linda -- The wolf -- Invisible evidence -- Best of both worlds (sort of) -- Merredith -- Should you pick your nose? -- Microbiome -- Stress -- Sleep -- A word about cancer -- Laughter and tears -- The Lazarus mouse -- Wound healing -- Programmed death -- The breakthrough -- Jason races time -- Shepherd of death -- Trials, personal and clinical -- The other shoe -- Bob -- Linda -- Jan and Ron -- Jason down the white tunnel -- Jason rises -- Apollo 11 -- Home -- Jason's way -- The meanings of life -- The meaning of Jason
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 425 pages
Isbn
9780062698537
Lccn
2018038019
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1047637616
  • (OCoLC)on1047637616
  • 613442

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