Latest Poliomyelitis Stories
Experts Urge Use of Safer Alternatives During Pregnancy WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan.
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United Airlines employee Elise Jackson and her family are 2015 Ambassador Family CHICAGO, Jan.
United Airlines Celebrates 10 Years as National Ambassador Program Sponsor WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan.
Donation will provide 10,000 polio vaccines to children in developing countries WALLINGFORD, Conn., Jan.
In its latest update on the situation, the CDC reported that, between August 2, 2014 and January 5, 2015, it had verified reports of 103 children in 34 states who developed acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) as the result of a mysterious, unidentified illness.
January is Birth Defects Prevention Month and National Folic Acid Awareness Week WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec.
Actor & Filmmaker Elizabeth Banks Among 2014 Honorees LOS ANGELES, Dec.
Poliovirus, the causative agent of poliomyelitis and a member of the family of Picornaviridae, is a human enterovirus. It is composed of an RNA genome that is a single-stranded positive-sense RNA. It was first isolate in 1909 and was published in 1981. It is one of the most well characterized viruses and has become a useful model system for understanding the biology of RNA viruses. It infects human cells by binding to an immunoglobulin-like receptor on the cell surface. The three...
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