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Lawmakers Urged to Increase Research Funding and Pass Legislation WASHINGTON, Nov.
Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder and radio host Sharon Kleyne will discuss the importance of fresh water in flu prevention and home treatment on her upcoming show. Grants
STONY PLAIN, AB, Nov. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, and Dr.
Urgent Care Centers Can Help Distinguish Amongst Illnesses with Flu-like Symptoms MORGANTOWN, W.Va., Nov.
The flu costs the United States more than $87 billion annually and is responsible for the loss of 17 million workdays and substantial classroom time. Dr.
ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov.
Northwestern Medicine tackles common flu and flu shot myths CHICAGO, Nov.
BEIJING, Nov. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd.
STS Health introduces FluNada Cold & Flu Relief to the Moms of KIWI Magazine's WOW Summit and Moms Meet Program Reston, Virginia (PRWEB) November 04,
Virology Journal is an open-access peer-reviewed medical journal published by BioMed Central. It covers research related to viruses and the prevention of viral infection (including vaccination, the use of antiviral agents, and gene therapy). Virology Journal was established in 2004 and is edited by Robert F. Garry. The goal of the journal is to cover rapid communications amongst virologists. The journal has not been published without controversy, however. On 21, July 2010, the journal...
Chlamydophila psittaci is a lethal intracellular bacterial species that causes endemic avian chlamydiosis, epizootic outbreaks in mammals, and respiratory psittacosis in humans. It can be transmitted through inhalation, contact, or ingestions among birds and mammals. It generally starts with flu-like symptoms and becomes a life-threatening pneumonia. Many stay dormant until activated by stress. Birds are great vectors of the disease since they are highly mobile and feed on infected animals....
West Nile virus (WNV) is a virus of the family Flaviviridae. It is part of the Japanese encephalitis antigenic complex of viruses and is found in both tropical and temperate regions. It primarily infects birds but can infect humans, horses, dogs, cats, bats, and other mammals. Humans are generally infected through the bites of mosquitoes and about 90% of West Nile Virus infections are without symptoms. The virion is 45-60 nm and covered with a relatively smooth protein surface. It is...
A virus is a small infectious agent that replicates inside the living cells of organisms. It is a small infectious agent that can replicate only inside the living cells of organisms. Most are too small to be seen by anything but a microscope and they infect all organisms from animals to plants to bacteria. The first one discovered was the tobacco virus in 1898. Since then around 5,000 viruses have been described in detail although there are millions of different types. They are found in...
Monkeypox virus causes monkeypox in both humans and animals. It was first found in 1958 in macaque monkeys that were being used as laboratory animals. The monkeys are often used for neurological experiments. The virus is typically found in rainforest regions of central and West Africa. It was first discovered in 1970 in humans and from 1970 to 1986 there were over 400 cases reported in humans. The main infection route was through contact with infected animals and their bodily fluids. The...
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