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

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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: 1540

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: 3918

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: 21218

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: 21218


... other time. Hope this help, I dont really know the taste of her burp As for Giardia, if your local water contain such bacteria, there will be an outbreak in your area and you wont be the one having the symptoms, right? That's the strange thing though, we had a massive Giardia scare in Sydney ...

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by blackmantis
Sat Mar 26, 2011 3:30 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes
Replies: 34
Views: 98503
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