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A second infection by the same pathogenic agent or a second infection of an organ such as the kidney by a different pathogenic agent.

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Detect influenza in saliva

... viruses or bacterias even present in the saliva and numerous enough to detect them? How dangerous would it be, to grow such cultures, in terms of reinfection when working with them? It would be nice to get a fast feedback, because the number of infected people is decreasing ;) Thank you!

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by Backes
Thu Jul 03, 2014 7:38 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Detect influenza in saliva
Replies: 14
Views: 6274

Vaccine for HIV

... that cause development of an HIV vaccine to differ from the development of other classic vaccines: Classic vaccines mimic natural immunity against reinfection generally seen in individuals recovered from infection; there are almost no recovered AIDS patients. Most vaccines protect against disease, ...

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by suzidoc8
Mon Jul 23, 2012 2:47 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Vaccine for HIV
Replies: 1
Views: 7884

The Fiber Disease

... exact signature of the presently found endogenous HERV-K progeny. We also show that this element amplifies via an extracellular pathway involving reinfection, at variance with the non-LTR-retrotransposons (LINEs SINEs) or LTR-retrotransposons, thus recapitulating ex vivo the molecular events responsible ...

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by London
Fri Dec 01, 2006 4:22 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5572094


... like hot sauna visits and freezing cold ambient in the refrigerator, can not kill them. A correctly not cleaned laundry always leads to a reinfection, because most parasites and eggs can survive a usual cook wash course. Brief handle treatments in baking-oven or microwave are useless. ...

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Wed Nov 29, 2006 3:58 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5572094

Mutations in TCR and BCR problem

... of T cells nor the signalling cascade through BCR. Hence, no adaptive immune response can take place nor will there be any memory for reinfection?? any other suggestions?

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by myd88
Tue Sep 26, 2006 11:45 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Mutations in TCR and BCR problem
Replies: 0
Views: 1658
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