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210. The Biology of Cholera

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This Biology Factsheet:
• Explains the nature and biological impact of the bacterium Vibrio cholerae.
• Describes how cholera is transmitted.
• Outlines how we have tried and why we have failed to prevent transmission.
• Describes recent exam questions on this fascinating pathogen.
• Illustrates how this topic could be used to test your understanding of How Science Works.

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January 2009

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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