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Infectious Disease: What can evolution do for us?

‘Multiply, vary let the strongest live and the weakest die.’ Charles Darwin, On the Origin of Species (1859)

Dr Bill Hanage, an evolutionary epidemiologist from Imperial College, London introduces the subject of how fast evolution in microbes brings health care challenges. 

TalkScience, December 2008. 

MP3 file, 15 mins 26 secs, 14.12 MB