National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH: Volume 2: Impact on Global Health covers the scientific aspects of the entire portfolio of NIAID, including microbiology and infectious disease, HIV/AIDS, and immunology and vaccines. All major diseases and the relevant immunology and vaccine development are described in detail. In addition, all major NIAID programs, initiatives, and clinical trials are discussed and illustrate the global involvement of NIAID in biomedical research and its impact on public health worldwide. By providing this information, the global scientific community will be able to access and benefit from these programs and initiatives.
Publisher: Humana Press Inc.
Number of pages: 762
Weight: 1963 g
Dimensions: 279 x 210 mm
Edition: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 200
From the reviews:
"It is a rich and diverse set of information brought together in one place. ... This book is a reference resource, useful for any higher education institute or medical facility engaged in any form of biomedical research. Particularly helpful for anyone trying to write NIH grant applications or understand how to fund NIH programmes to complement their own work." (Maria Zambon, Microbiology Today, January, 2010)