ERIC Number: ED310075
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
The Science of AIDS. Readings from Scientific American Magazine.
Scientific American, Inc., New York, NY.
This collection of scientific articles on the subject of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) covers many facets of the physical and social aspects of the disease. Technical articles deal with the molecular and cellular biology of AIDS and the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). The national and international epidemiology of AIDS and HIV are discussed as well as the social dimensions of the diseases. Two articles discuss AIDS therapies and vaccines. (JD)
Descriptors: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Biology, Clinical Diagnosis, Communicable Diseases, Drug Abuse, Homosexuality, International Cooperation, Medical Research, Medical Services, Scientific and Technical Information, Scientific Research, Social Problems
W. H. Freeman and Company, 41 Madison Ave., New York, NY 10010 ($9.95).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Scientific American, Inc., New York, NY.