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xiii, 254 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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"The untold story of the worst contaminated drug crisis in U.S. history"--Dust jacket.
"Two pharmacists sit in a Boston courtroom, accused of murder. The weapon: the fungus Exserohilum rostratum. The death count: 100 and rising. Kill Shot ... is the story of their hubris and fraud, discovered by a team of medical detectives who raced against the clock to hunt the killers and the fungal meningitis they'd unleashed"--Dust jacket flap.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-244) and index.
Patient zero -- The Ferrari of compounders -- A slow-moving mass-casualty event -- Bulletproof -- Shadow industry -- Six confounding cases -- A house of cards -- October deluge -- An opportunistic killer -- The case of a career -- The hail Mary -- Depraved indifference -- Trial.