Recent developments in cholera.

@article{Shears2001RecentDI,
  title={Recent developments in cholera.},
  author={Paul Shears},
  journal={Current opinion in infectious diseases},
  year={2001},
  volume={14 5},
  pages={
          553-8
        }
}
  • Paul Shears
  • Published in
    Current opinion in infectious…
    2001
  • Medicine
  • Cholera continues to be an important public health problem among many poorer communities in Africa, Asia and South America, despite the bacteriology and epidemiology of the disease having been described over a century ago. Molecular techniques have enabled current researchers to gain new insights into pathogenicity, into the relationships between environmental and clinical strains, and into new strategies for vaccine development. The description of non-culturable 'dormant' strains in the… CONTINUE READING

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