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Bio303 Lecture 1 The Global Burden of Infection and an Old Enemy, Malaria

by Professor of Microbial Genomics at University of Warwick on Oct 29, 2011

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The Global Burden of Infection and an Old Enemy, Malaria. In this lecture I will survey the global burden of infection, including its human and economic costs, and examine the problem of neglected ...

The Global Burden of Infection and an Old Enemy, Malaria. In this lecture I will survey the global burden of infection, including its human and economic costs, and examine the problem of neglected tropical diseases before focusing on one of the most serious infectious threats to humanity: malaria, outlining its evolutionary origins, impact on human health and wealth and the steps taken to control and treat this infection.
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