Hausler, Thomas. VIRUSES VS. SUPERBUGS. A solution to the antibiotics crisis? Translated by Karen Leube. Cr. 8vo, First Edition; pp. xiv, 292, (adv.); several illustrations, 2 appendices, notes, index; original papered boards; a fine copy in dustwrapper. London; Macmillan; (2006).
***A fascinating book on the use of bacteriophages (bacteria eating viruses or 'phages') to combat bacterial infections, a treatment understood before the discovery of penicillin and long used in the Soviet bloc, but neglected until recent times in the West; a promising solution to the crisis of antibiotic resistance. #62166
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