West Nile VirusBook - 2013
As new cases of West Nile Virus begin to appear across the United States, this book offers a timely discussion of this potentially devastating disease. Author Melissa Abramovitz outlines the mechanics of virus transmission and how mosquitoes and disease-carrying birds have played a key role in the West Nile Virus epidemic. This book covers basic information about the virus and its possible effects, as well as a discussion of personal and governmental prevention plans. The last chapter focuses on treatments currently in development.
Publisher: Detroit :, Lucent Books,, 
Copyright Date: ©2013
Branch Call Number: 614.58 Abramovi 2013
Characteristics: 112 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm