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Viral infections

viral infection

The successful invasion, establishment and growth of viruses in the tissues of the host.

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Bio Research Paper Writing

... and I are writing a research paper on the topic of "how do chronic viral infections contribute to immune senescence and how do they affect aging as a whole?" We ...

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by NathanielZhu
Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bio Research Paper Writing
Replies: 1
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Vaccine for HIV

... approaches that have been successful in the control of various viral diseases by priming the adaptive immunity to recognize the viral envelope ... retrovirus vaccine raises safety issues. Most vaccines protect against infections that are infrequently encountered; HIV may be encountered daily ...

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by suzidoc8
Mon Jul 23, 2012 2:47 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Vaccine for HIV
Replies: 1
Views: 7620

Question about viruses (particularly hiv)

... infects completely different cell types or species), immune defense, viral inactivation due to other external sources and so on. Also, many human ... so specialized to infect humans that they cause mild and subclinical infections that normally go unnoticed - there is no real use for most viruses ...

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by biohazard
Fri Apr 20, 2012 10:02 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Question about viruses (particularly hiv)
Replies: 25
Views: 51394

Re: antibiotics vs antibacterial drugs..

... Humankind more and more tries to imitate the body's mechanisms to fight viral and bacterial infections.

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by Xaolou
Wed Mar 28, 2012 8:17 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: antibiotics vs antibacterial drugs..
Replies: 3
Views: 5945

Viral Culture revealed

... revealed lung infiltrates. Gram and acid fast stains were negative. A viral culture revealed the cause of his symptoms: a large, enveloped polyhedral ... stain and acid-fast stains were done first to rule out the more common infections that could cause lung infiltrates in an HIV patient such as ...

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by Layd33foxx
Wed Mar 28, 2012 1:06 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Viral Culture revealed
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