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              Books by Joshua Lederberg

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              Orphans and Incentives: Developing Technology to Address Emerging Infections

              Orphans and Incentives: Developing Technology to Address Emerging Infections (Trade Paperback / Paperback, annotated edition)

              By Institute of Medicine; on Emerging Infections, Forum; Edited by Lederberg, Joshua; Harrison, Polly F.; By Research Council, National

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              Focuses on product areas where returns from the market might be perceived as being too small or too complicated by other factors to compete in industrial portfolios with other demands for investment, for example, vaccines. This book includes a summary that contains an examination... of the Children's Vaccine Initiative and other models.
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              ISBN 9780309059411
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1999
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              Emerging Infections: Microbial Threats to Health in the United States

              Emerging Infections: Microbial Threats to Health in the United States (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Lederberg, Joshua; Shope, Robert E.; Oaks, Stanley C., Jr.; By Committee on Emerging Microbial Threats to Health; Institute of Medicine

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              Identifies infectious disease threats posed by bacteria and viruses, as well as protozoans, helminths, and fungi. This volume includes a historical perspective on infectious disease, with focuses on Lyme disease, peptic ulcer, malaria, dengue, and recent increases in tuberculosis....
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              ISBN 9780309047418
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1992
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              Biological Weapons: Limiting the Threat
               

              Biological Weapons: Limiting the Threat (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              Edited by Lederberg, Joshua; Foreword by Cohen, William S.; Series edited by Miller, Steven E.; Lynn-Jones, Sean M.

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              Examines the medical, scientific and political dimensions of limiting the threat posed by biological weapons. The text considers the history of attempts to control them, episodes where biological agents have been used, Iraq's warfare programme and policies the US might pursue to ...reduce the threat.
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              ISBN 9780262621281
              Released NZ 15 Apr 1999
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Belfer Center Studies in International Security
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              Considerations for Viral Disease Eradication: Lessons Learned and Future Strategies: Workshop Summary

              Considerations for Viral Disease Eradication: Lessons Learned and Future Strategies: Workshop Summary (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Knobler, Stacey; Lederberg, Joshua; Pray, Leslie A.; By on Emerging Infections, Forum; Institute of Medicine

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              Explores the principles underlying the biological challenges, medical interventions, the continuing research agenda, and operational considerations for post-immunization strategies for vaccine-preventable viral diseases, and highlights important efforts that may facilitate wise d...ecision making.
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              ISBN 9780309084147
              Released NZ 15 Nov 2002
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              Antimicrobial Resistance: Issues and Options

              Antimicrobial Resistance: Issues and Options (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Institute of Medicine; on Emerging Infections, Forum; Edited by Lederberg, Joshua; Harrison, Polly F.; By Academy of Sciences, National

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              Summarizes a workshop on antimicrobial resistance held by the Forum on Emerging Infections. The goal of the Forum on Emerging Infections is to provide an opportunity for representatives of academia and government to examine and discuss scientific and policy dilemmas of common int...erest that are related to research on emerging infections.
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              ISBN 9780309060844
              Released NZ 15 Jan 1999
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              Drugs of Abuse: Their Genetic and Other Chronic Nonpsychiatric Hazards
               

              Drugs of Abuse: Their Genetic and Other Chronic Nonpsychiatric Hazards (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              Edited by Epstein, Samuel S.; With Lederberg, Joshua; Legator, Marvin S.; Carroll, Eleanor E.; Blaine, Jack D.

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              Discusses the possible hazards of cancer, birth defects, and genetic changes that might result from indiscriminate use of so-called street drugs, therapeutic drugs of common consumption, or by the interaction of any number of drugs with each other or with environmental pollutants... such as pesticides and food additives.
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              ISBN 9780262550451
              Released NZ 15 Feb 2003
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 18+ years
              Series Mit Press
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              Oncogenes: An Introduction to the Concept of Cancer Genes
                

              Oncogenes: An Introduction to the Concept of Cancer Genes (Paperback, 1st ed. 1988. Corr. 2nd printing)

              By Burck, Kathy B.; Foreword by Lederberg, Joshua; By Liu, Edison T.; Larrick, James W.

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              Cancer viruses have played a paradoxical role in the history of cancer research.

              ISBN 9780387964232
              Released NZ 21 Dec 1989
              Publisher Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
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              For the Love of Enzymes: The Odyssey of a Biochemist
               

              For the Love of Enzymes: The Odyssey of a Biochemist (Paperback, New edition)

              By Kornberg, Arthur; Foreword by Lederberg, Joshua

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              Winner of the American Medical Writers' Association Book Award, this volume describes, with observations on the process of scientific research, the author's successive research problems, the challenges they presented and the ultimate accomplishments that resulted.

              ISBN 9780674307766
              Released NZ 15 Sep 1991
              Publisher Harvard University Press
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