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Melioidosis

melioidosis

A disease of humans and animals that resembles glanders. It is caused by burkholderia pseudomallei and may range from a dormant infection to a condition that causes multiple abscesses, pneumonia, and bacteraemia.


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Melioidosis

Good day everyone, I'd like to make some discussion regarding melioidosis. May be we can share something due to i'm helping in some reseacrh regarding melioidosis in Borneo, Malaysia and some other peninsular Malaysia state. We done PCR, PFGE and coming ...

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by iiswandy
Mon Oct 29, 2007 7:40 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Melioidosis
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The Fiber Disease

... for MEDLINE] 16: Chong CY, Lam MS. Related Articles, Links Case report and review of Chromobacterium sepsis--a gram-negative sepsis mimicking melioidosis. Singapore Med J. 1997 Jun;38(6):263-5. Review. PMID: 9294341 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] 17: Sagin DD, Tan PT, Dolkadir J. Related Articles, ...

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by Beth
Mon Oct 09, 2006 10:44 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... The primary focus of infection is the lungs. The disease can be transmitted to humans from the horse. Pseudomonas pseudomallei is the agent of melioidosis, a highly fatal tropical disease of humans and other mammals. It is also an opportunistic pathogen contracted through the contamination ...

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by Skytroll
Sat Sep 09, 2006 5:30 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... Take your pick, mix and match: http://www.promega.com/techserv/enzymes/default.htm Look where some Proteases are: Melioidosis most commonly presents as an acute pulmonary infection, but it may present as an acute localized skin infection or septicemia. Chronic suppurative ...

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by Skytroll
Mon Sep 04, 2006 4:01 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10400, Thailand. Burkholderia pseudomallei, the causative agent of melioidosis, is a facultative intracellular gram-negative bacterium that is able to survive and multiply in macrophages. Previously, we reported that ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Mon Aug 28, 2006 6:40 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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