Race against time

  title={Race against time},
  author={Anthony S. Fauci},
  • A. Fauci
  • Published 2005
  • History, Medicine
  • Nature
A committed, transparent research effort into the detection, prevention and treatment of bird flu is now critical. Anthony S. Fauci presents the questions that need answers. 
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  • A. Fauci
  • Medicine
  • Emerging infectious diseases
  • 2006
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  • Emerg. Infect. Dis
  • 2003