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Episode 008: Immune System: Make Love not War

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Interviewer(s)

Art Woods, Marty Martin

Interviewee(s)

Fred Tauber

Description

Is there a constant battle between our immune system and pathogens? Does the fighting ever end? Does the immune system do more than just provide defense against pathogens?

Tune into this podcast to hear Art and Marty talk to Fred Tauber, a professor emeritus of medicine and philosophy at Boston University, about how the immune system does more than just protect our bodies from pathogens.

Fred has published a number of books on immunity and philosophy. Including his most recent book, "Immunity: the Evolution of an Idea," where he explores the ideas he discusses here in greater detail.

Date Published

2018

Language

eng

Length of Episode

59 minutes, 43 seconds (full version); 14 minutes, 14 seconds (short version)

Digital File Format

audio/mp3

Document Type

Podcast

Episode 008: Immune System: Make Love not War

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