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Reservoir of infection

reservoir of infection

Living or nonliving material in or on which an infectious agent multiplies and/or develops and is dependent for its survival in nature.


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dialogue for short film

... of the LTR, so the virus gene transcription and production of infection-competent viral particles reconstituted the viral reservoir. Thanks a bunch!!

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by ricketybridge
Sat Jan 09, 2010 12:56 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: dialogue for short film
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The Fiber Disease

... reported from the southeastern United States[4]. Studies have linked infection to swimming or bathing in freshwater ponds, lakes, or rivers[2,5]. ... has not been detected in the environment, and its natural host or reservoir is unknown. Attempts to propagate this organism on artificial media ...

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by al
Mon Dec 25, 2006 1:39 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5478688

The Fiber Disease

... of rhinosporidiosis in swans supports an aquatic environment as the reservoir for R. seeberi, which is often associated with exposure to water. ... is a byproduct of the microorganism. It’s a non-contagious chronic infection that usually manifests itself in the form of slow-growing-tumor-like ...

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by Skytroll
Mon Aug 07, 2006 3:55 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5478688

Cure for AIDS

... that contains only RNA. HIV is a sexually transmitted disease. Infection is aided by Langerhans cells in mucosal epithelial surfaces which ... follicular dendritic cells that can become infected and provide a reservoir for continuing infection of CD4+ T-lymphocytes. HIV can also be ...

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by victor
Thu Jan 19, 2006 2:11 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Cure for AIDS
Replies: 50
Views: 26770

vaccination

... only between human beings. Making the human beings the only significant reservoir of the infection. Not like the flu viruses that exist in animals, and regularly contaminate humans ...

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by canalon
Thu Feb 03, 2005 8:07 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: vaccination
Replies: 9
Views: 11052


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