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outbreak

The occurrence of a large number of cases of a disease in a short period of time.


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Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???

... write-up in any specific field of biology, which includes focus on a particular problem and how to solve that problem. Since with the big EBOLA outbreak in Africa, a lot of research has been concentrated in this area, as there are no successful vaccines or drugs available for the control of ...

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by Microbuddy
Mon Sep 15, 2014 7:43 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???
Replies: 2
Views: 479

rflp pcr

It is widely used in molecular typing of microorganisms especially bacteria for investigating the clonality between different organisms.e.g: in outbreak suspicion

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by gislab03
Sat May 04, 2013 2:23 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: rflp pcr
Replies: 2
Views: 1579

Re: Parasites in water

All right, good. This is relieving, at least my plot makes sense :lol: Now, in my book, the CDC informs the ECDC of a potential parasite outbreak in Europe. Would the ECDC dispatch a team of epidemiologists to assess the threat or would they send a mixed team of (???) to assess the situation? ...

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by bjarnidk
Mon Jun 18, 2012 7:01 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Parasites in water
Replies: 5
Views: 4033

Active/Inactive status of HVS1 or HVS2

... with the virus do not even know they have the infection. For HSV2 I do not see any special problem. In many cases there will never be another outbreak. And a person is not infective unless they have an ongoing primary infection or a reactivation of the latent virus. So unless one has sores, ...

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by biohazard
Wed Jun 08, 2011 12:40 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Active/Inactive status of HVS1 or HVS2
Replies: 4
Views: 21648

Active/Inactive status of HVS1 or HVS2

... being asymptomatic, and that even shedding tends to decrease in consecutive years from the estimated 6-10% of days a year per year since first outbreak. Considering I've spent the last couple of decades in code orange or red stress - and no breakouts ever - is it possible the virus in me is ...

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by pheonix
Wed Jun 08, 2011 6:16 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Active/Inactive status of HVS1 or HVS2
Replies: 4
Views: 21648
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