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Tuberculosis Microorganism: A Thematic Analysis

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Murphy and Blank chronicle the story of the tuberculosis microorganism, the greatest serial killer of all time.Tuberculosis has been infecting people for millions of years and has killed many humans. This fascinating tale unfolds as a biography of a germ, an account of the treatment and search for cures, and a social history of the disease.This is the story of a killer that has been striking people down for thousands of years.After centuries of ineffective treatments, the microorganism that causes TB was identified, and the cure was thought to be within reach--but drug-resistant varieties continue to plague and panic the human race. The "biography" of this deadly germ, an account of the diagnosis, treatment, and "cure" of the disease over time,and
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