Opportunities for international scientific cooperation to control AIDS

hearing before the Subcommittee on Natural Resources, Agriculture Research, and Environment of the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundredth Congress, first session, September 17, 1987. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. Subcommittee on Natural Resources, Agriculture Research, and Environment.

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  • AIDS (Disease) -- United States -- Prevention.,
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Prevention -- International cooperation.
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LC ClassificationsKF27 .S3978 1987a
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Paginationiii, 141 p. :
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For the horizontal challenges posed by cross-border microbial traffic, the governance response centers on building interstate cooperation to minimize disease exportation and importation (see Figure B-1).The vertical challenges of inadequate public health systems inside states require strategies.

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