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Disease transmission

Disease transmission

The transmission of infectious disease or pathogens. When transmission is within the same species, the mode can be horizontal (disease transmission, horizontal) or vertical (disease transmission, vertical).

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Re: Does this could be a Spreading way of Chagas disease?

... are blood-sucking insects that can transmit the life-threatening Chagas disease to humans. Chagas is a little-known disease that's getting more attention ... numbers. What we found has thrown a wrench in the way I think about transmission, and where Chagas disease could emerge next.

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by CindySmith
Mon Mar 30, 2015 9:50 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Does this could be a Spreading way of Chagas disease?
Replies: 6
Views: 4921

Transmission of HIV by sexual contact

If a healthy person had sex with HIV infected person,does 100% the healthy person get AIDS disease?

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by kumar985
Tue Jul 24, 2012 12:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Transmission of HIV by sexual contact
Replies: 4
Views: 4038

Amyloid beta (A4) precursor protein degradation products

... protein degradation products of the pathogenic role of Alzheimer's disease research progress APP is a transmembrane glycoprotein widely present ... of synaptic structure, and enhance synaptic plasticity and synaptic transmission. At APP695 subtype, with the majority of membrane proteins, ...

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by Anonymous
Tue Jun 12, 2012 3:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Amyloid beta (A4) precursor protein degradation products
Replies: 1
Views: 8825

Neurons, Cocaine, and Shingles

... the synapse longer than normal c) increases the speed of nerve impulse transmission d) diffuses rapidly throughout the pleasure centres of the brain ... is caused by Herpes Zoster infection of the dorsal root ganglia. This disease would affect a) Motor impulses moving into the spinal cord b) Motor ...

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by homeworkdisaster
Sun Jun 10, 2012 8:11 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Neurons, Cocaine, and Shingles
Replies: 4
Views: 5453

Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable

... studies which were supposed to isolate the causes of scores of human diseases. Except for cancer, samples of diseased tissue are difficult or ... of a simple one-to-one correspondence between the gene as the unit of transmission and of genetic function....” [17]. Other leading scientists ...

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by PAWahid
Wed May 02, 2012 4:54 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable
Replies: 12
Views: 39428
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