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Respiratory tract

respiratory tract

The air passages from the nose to the pulmonary alveoli, through the pharynx, larynx, trachea, and bronchi.

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Vaccine for HIV

... vaccines protect against infections through mucosal surfaces of the respiratory or gastrointestinal tract; the great majority of HIV infection is through the genital tract. HIV structure The ...

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by suzidoc8
Mon Jul 23, 2012 2:47 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Vaccine for HIV
Replies: 1
Views: 7860

Common cold

A question has arose in my mind that in common cold, upper respiratory tract infection which causes sore throat, runny nose, cough and fever; so is that innate immunity ...

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by greatmicrobiologist
Thu Sep 08, 2011 12:23 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Common cold
Replies: 0
Views: 1905

Gram-positive virulation and biofilm formation

... Are there any morphological differences between the lower part of the respiratory tract and the nasopharynx? Maybe they have different epithelia with crude or soft properties? ...

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by gkaz4
Mon Nov 08, 2010 8:42 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Gram-positive virulation and biofilm formation
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Views: 1817

what happens to dead cell

alot of dead cells are also eliminated in mucous which in respiratory surfaces is moved out of the body by the movement of ciliated cells. However, in other areas like the GI tract and the urinogenital tracts the huge amounts of fluids found here just wash off/away ...

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by nyawira
Tue Jun 22, 2010 11:50 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: what happens to dead cell
Replies: 7
Views: 7183

molecular mechanism of inflammation

... opportunity on molecular mechanism of inflammation, espacially on respiratory tract infection. As it is said in references, I should infect the sample and get tissue, extract ...

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by lillianroam
Mon Dec 28, 2009 2:10 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: molecular mechanism of inflammation
Replies: 9
Views: 6784
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