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Introducing the new Microbiology and Infectious Disease website ...

Introducing the new Microbiology and Infectious Disease website ... | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
Mayo Medical Laboratories has launched a new Microbiology and Infectious Disease website. This site has been designed to provide information related to microbiology testing or infectious diseases in a logical manner.
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Infectious Disease Deaths in US: What’s changed in 100 Years? - http://sco.lt/4wlk0H
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CDC and Texas health officials give West Nile update - Examiner.com

CDC and Texas health officials give West Nile update - Examiner.com | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
Examiner.comCDC and Texas health officials give West Nile updateExaminer.comDirector of the Division of Vector-borne Infectious Diseases at the CDC, Dr.
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Maine, Second Mosquito Pool Tests Positive for West Nile Virus ...

Press Release / August 23, 2012. Second Mosquito Pool Tests Positive for West Nile Virus. Additional Increase in Positive Tests in Mosquitoes Expected. AUGUSTA – The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention has ...
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Find Out More About Malaria No More - The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Find Out More About Malaria No More - The Ellen DeGeneres Show | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
David Arquette talked with Ellen about his charity, Malaria No More. To learn more about Malaria No More, including donation information, click here!
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Real-life 'Contagion' uses DNA to halt outbreak - NBCNews.com

Real-life 'Contagion' uses DNA to halt outbreak - NBCNews.com | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
USA TODAYReal-life 'Contagion' uses DNA to halt outbreakNBCNews.comThese infections kill some 99,000 people die from such infections in the United States every year, estimates the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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Drug-Resistant Malaria Vexes Health Workers in Cambodia - Voice of America

Drug-Resistant Malaria Vexes Health Workers in Cambodia - Voice of America | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
Voice of AmericaDrug-Resistant Malaria Vexes Health Workers in CambodiaVoice of AmericaAbout 17 percent of all cases in the Cambodian-Thai border area of Pailin were drug-resistant in 2011, up from 10 percent the year before, according to Char Meng...
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Marine microbes may help cure malaria - Central Florida Future

Marine microbes may help cure malaria - Central Florida Future | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
Marine microbes may help cure malariaCentral Florida FutureBy Kyle Warnke A UCF research team works to isolate a cure for malaria. UCF's Dr. Debopam Chakrabarti's received a $410000 grant to use marine microorganisms to develop an anti-malaria drug.
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Disease burden remains high with malaria the leading killer - Coastweek

Disease burden remains high with malaria the leading killer - Coastweek | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
CoastweekDisease burden remains high with malaria the leading killerCoastweekNAIROBI (Xinhua) -- Kenya's disease burden remains high, with malaria, the leading killer, accounting for 30 percent of the East African nation's total outpatient...
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Whooping Cough Bacteria May Be Changing Their Ways In Australia - NPR (blog)

Whooping Cough Bacteria May Be Changing Their Ways In Australia - NPR (blog) | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
CBC.caWhooping Cough Bacteria May Be Changing Their Ways In AustraliaNPR (blog)But in a study published this month in Infectious Disease, he says it looks like the whooping cough bacteria are changing.
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What are the danger signs in dengue fever among children - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium

What are the danger signs in dengue fever among children - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
Overview: Dengue fever is a tropical disease spread by a mosquito and could be due to 4 strains of closely related viruses.
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Nine people test positive for ‘Monkey Disease’ in India

Nine people test positive for ‘Monkey Disease’ in India | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
Shimoga district officials reported Friday that nine people have tested positive for Kyasanur Forest Disease (KFD) or Monkey Disease in Thirthahalli during the (RT @ISF_Animals: Nine people test positive for ‘Monkey Disease’ in India
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Virus-carrying mosquito returns to UK after 67 years - Metro

Virus-carrying mosquito returns to UK after 67 years - Metro | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
MetroVirus-carrying mosquito returns to UK after 67 yearsMetroMosquitos capable of spreading a potentially deadly virus have been found in Britain for the first time since 1945.
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The Rise of Antibiotic Resistance: Consequences of FDA's Inaction - The Atlantic

The Rise of Antibiotic Resistance: Consequences of FDA's Inaction - The Atlantic | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
The Rise of Antibiotic Resistance: Consequences of FDA's InactionThe AtlanticA century later, heart disease, cancer, and stroke -- all chronic, non-infectious diseases -- had replaced these at the top of the list.
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Have you hugged your zoonosis expert today? | Insects in the City

Have you hugged your zoonosis expert today? | Insects in the City | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
A zoonosis is any infectious disease that can be spread from animals to humans, or vice versa. ... Mosquitoes, for example, are vectors for a variety of zoonotic diseases including yellow fever, malaria, and dengue fever.
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Top Ten Infectious Diseases: Coming to You | GoodVeg powered by ...

Top Ten Infectious Diseases: Coming to You | GoodVeg powered by ... | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
These are infectious diseases whose range is changing and spreading based upon environmental factors. 1) Malaria – the odds of malaria spreading is greater than 95%. 2) Dengue fever – Also a mosquito-borne viral illness ...
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Gut Infections May Be Linked to Inflammatory Bowel Disease - LiveScience.com

Gut Infections May Be Linked to Inflammatory Bowel Disease - LiveScience.com | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
Gut Infections May Be Linked to Inflammatory Bowel DiseaseLiveScience.comA gastrointestinal infection can send the immune system into overdrive, new research finds, causing immune cells to target beneficial gut bacteria as well as the bad.
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Scientists Identify AIDs-Like Disease In Asians - WLTX.com

Scientists Identify AIDs-Like Disease In Asians - WLTX.com | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
WLTX.comScientists Identify AIDs-Like Disease In AsiansWLTX.comThis is another kind of acquired immune deficiency that is not inherited and occurs in adults, but doesn't spread the way AIDs does through a virus, said Dr.
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Scientists Find a New Way to Exploit and Attack Malaria - Smithsonian (blog)

Scientists Find a New Way to Exploit and Attack Malaria - Smithsonian (blog) | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
Smithsonian (blog)Scientists Find a New Way to Exploit and Attack MalariaSmithsonian (blog)But the PfEMP1 hooks are also malaria's Achilles' heel: They can be detected by antibodies.
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New strain of whopping cough has global epidemic potential, study suggests - Fox News

New strain of whopping cough has global epidemic potential, study suggests - Fox News | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
PhysOrg.comNew strain of whopping cough has global epidemic potential, study suggestsFox NewsThe rise in Australian cases also may be due in part to an increase in identification of disease cases as well as less-than-optimal vaccine coverage in the...
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Dangerous infectious diseases | Found Alive

Here are some dangerous infectious diseases. influenza. Swine flu had struck in several countries, although not as bad as bird flu, but the number of people on earth who mostly lived in cities and travel with ease, making the ...
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Possible new route to fight dengue virus pointed. | someone ...

Possible new route to fight dengue virus pointed. | someone ... | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
Dengue causes 50 million to 100 million infections per year and is considered one of the most aggressive mosquito-borne human pathogens worldwide. It is a leading cause of serious illness and death among children in ...
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Central Park: Goodbye Malaria, Hello Condos

Central Park: Goodbye Malaria, Hello Condos | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
It can seem hard to believe, but there was a time when people didn’t value Central Park for its views.
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Why we pass down genes causing infections and autoimmune diseases - DigitalJournal.com

Why we pass down genes causing infections and autoimmune diseases - DigitalJournal.com | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
DigitalJournal.comWhy we pass down genes causing infections and autoimmune diseasesDigitalJournal.comThe National Science Foundation (NSF) reports that biologists conducting research funded by the NSF and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious...
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Inflammatory, Autoimmune, Infectious Diseases (Part 1) | Mimics of ...

This video is Part 1 in the Series that discusses inflammatory, autoimmune, infectious diseases that mimic lower back pain. VIDEO 1 of 3 in this Series (neckandback.com | 970-479-5895); Dr. Donald Corenman, MD, DC, is CO ...
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Deadly mosquito virus on rise in Australia | Knowledge Wealth Centre

Deadly mosquito virus on rise in Australia | Knowledge Wealth Centre | Infectious Disease | Scoop.it
Source: 7News. Cases of a deadly mosquito-borne virus increased dramatically in Australia last year, with further outbreaks possible this summer. Three people died and there were 16 confirmed cases of Murray Valley ...
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