West Nile Virus, 1st Edition

  • Series Name: Diseases & Disorders Series
  • Melissa Abramovitz
  • Published By: Lucent Press (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1420510975
  • ISBN-13: 9781420510973
  • DDC: 614.5
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released January 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Lucent Press offers a title with a timely discussion of the potentially devastating West Nile Virus. Author Melissa Abramovitz outlines the mechanics of virus transmission and how mosquitoes and disease-carrying birds play a key role in the spread of the West Nile Virus. The 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.

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Diseases & Disorders Series

The DISEASES & DISORDERS series offers young readers and researchers a means of understanding ailments and their ramifications. Clear, careful explanations offer insight into what these conditions are, what causes them, how people live with them, and the latest information about treatment and prevention. All volumes include primary and secondary source quotations, annotated bibliographies and lists of organizations to contact for additional information.

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  • All volumes in the series include primary and secondary quotations, annotated bibliographies, detailed indexes, and lists of organizations to contact for additional information.