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English edition available Summer 2020


Author: Ilaria Capua
Release: Summer 2020
Publisher: BUP

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Il Dopo  is here

Author: Ilaria Capua
Release: 26 May 2020
Publisher: Mondadori


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A story of science and bitter justice

Author: Ilaria Capua
Release: 2017
Publisher: Rizzoli


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abbecedario-12-2015Parliamentary Alphabet Book

This booklet is an alphabet book using words belonging to the Parliamentary environment. The words and terminology are explained in an amusing manner using insights from animal behavioural patterns. The surreality of the Parliamentary environment for a scientist is described with humour, and yields points for reflection.

Author: Ilaria Capua
Release: 2016
Publisher: InEdibus


Chasing Viruses

A collection of adventures and exciting life experiences of an Italian virologist who has travelled all over the world and encountered challenging, rewarding and  infuriating opportuinites. A Mediterranean woman scientist tells her story in a witty style between extreme frustrations and uncontrollable joy.

Author: Ilaria Capua
Release: 2012

Publisher: Marsilio

ideeperdiventareveterinarioInterested in becoming a Veterinarian?

This book is for students interested in pursuing Veterinary Medicine as a career. The public health and international aspects of a being a veterinarian are presented through short stories.

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Author: Ilaria Capua
Release: 2012 (Reprint)
Publisher: Zanichelli

avian influenza and newcastle diseaseAvian Influenza and Newcastle Disease: a Field and Laboratory Manual 

Avian Influenza (AI) and Newcastle Disease (ND) are two devastating diseases of poultry, which cause losses to the poultry industry and influence the liveability of rural communities worldwide. The objective of this book is to provide a comprehensive approach to AI diagnosis ranging from the clinical elements that should trigger a suspicion in the field, to the post mortem technique, collection of samples, processing/ shipment of specimens, virological, serological and molecular diagnosis and guidelines for notification. Includes CD.

Author: Ilaria Capua, Dennis J. Alexander
Release: 2009
EN 2009
FR  2010
Publisher: Springer

atlante capua mutinelliColour atlas and text on Avian Influenza

A  comprehensive text and atlas on Avian Influenza including diagnostic guidelines, pathology, histopathology and management procedures.

Author: Ilaria Capua, Franco Mutinelli
Release: 2001
Publisher: Papi