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Search Results for: rabies virus

Rabies pathobiology and its RNA virus agent – Lyssavirus

Having a dog as a pet presents a myriad of benefits. One of them is having a companion reputed for being charismatic and... Read More

Virus

Definition noun, plural: viruses A submicroscopic infectious agent that is unable to grow or reproduce outside a host... Read More

Scientists Learn More About How Viruses Reproduce, Spread

Biochemists at Wake Forest University School of Medicine have made a surprising discovery about the inner workings of a... Read More

Jefferson Scientists Create Tobacco Plant To Produce Antibodies Against Rabies

Researchers at the Biotechnology Foundation at Jefferson Medical College have genetically engineered tobacco plants to... Read More

Avoid Animals When Visiting Developing Countries, Warn Experts

In this week's British Medical Journal, experts warn travellers to getvaccinated and avoid animals when visiting areas... Read More

Virulence

Virulence definition In biology, virulence is defined as the degree by which a pathogenic organism can cause disease.... Read More

Street virus

street virus An isolate of rabies virus from a naturally infected domestic... Read More

Zoonosis

Zoonosis Definition Zoonosis is an infectious disease that can be transmitted from an animal to a human host. Originally a... Read More

High-egg-passage vaccine

High-egg-passage vaccine Living flury strain rabies virus at the 180th to 190th level egg passage (embryonate eggs), used... Read More

Scientists turn tobacco against cancer

Scientists at Jefferson Medical College are using tobacco plants to produce monoclonal antibodies -- tiny guided protein... Read More

Jefferson Scientists Create Plant Factories Churning Out Antibodies Against Tumor Cells

Scientists at Jefferson Medical College are using tobacco plants to produce monoclonal antibodies – tiny guided protein... Read More

Ribonucleic acid

Ribonucleic Acid Definition noun (uncountable), ribonucleic acids ri·bo·nu·cle·ic ac·id, raɪboʊnjuːkliːɪk... Read More

Contagious Cancer In Dogs Confirmed; Origins Traced To Wolves Centuries Ago

A type of cancer that affects dogs throughout the world is in fact a sexually transmitted disease that originated from a... Read More

Negri bodies

Negri bodies eosinophilic, sharply outlined, pathognomonic inclusion body's (2 to 10 um in diameter) found in the cytoplasm... Read More

Protecting Humans And Animals From Diseases In Wildlife

October 9, 2009 — Avian influenza (H5N1), rabies, plague, Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE), and more recently swine... Read More