TITLE

Those old jelly roll blues

AUTHOR(S)
Hamer, M.; Brown, P.
PUB. DATE
December 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;12/28/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1800/1801, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses what we can learn about AIDS from the moral panic created when syphilis spread through the West in the early part of the 20th century. First reliable test developed by August von Wassermann in 1906; The parallels between AIDS and syphilis; What can be learned from the syphilis epidemic.
ACCESSION #
9202104360

 

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