Luckily, USDA practices in place at the time limited the likelihood that any infected
tissue was in the meat.
parvum that infect
humans, and the transmission routes of such agents, has relevance for better understanding of the epidemiologic features of cryptosporidiosis.
Macrophage-tropic (M-tropic) strains infect
primary macrophages and primary lymphocytes and use the chemokine receptor CCR5 as a co-receptor.
In the last three decades more than 50 lethal viruses (microscopic particles that cause infection) once found only in animals have infected
An experimental drug shows potential against schistosomiasis, a scourge that infects
millions of people throughout the tropics.
In 1983, a major epidemic occurred during which several monkeys died, 1,555 humans were infected
, and 150 humans died.
women are young and black: AIDS is the leading cause of death for African-American women ages 25 to 34 in the U.S.
The latest country to report human cases is the former Soviet republic of Azerbaijan, where five of seven infected
people have died.
bird flu- Influenza A types that primarily infect
birds, but can infect
This does not happen with most viruses, because they do not infect
the CD4 cell.
White-tailed deer, potential carriers of a deadly disease that may also infect
A virus attached to e-mail messages can infect
an entire enterprise in a matter of minutes.
"We need to be able to answer the simple question: `Can CWD from deer also infect
humans?' There seems to be a `don't look, don't find' strategy, because this could be catastrophic to the meat industry."
In a "safe" environment it will be easier for an infected
employee to disclose his or her status.
If your nail becomes loose, it may tear and get infected
. To prevent tearing in a nail that has been loose for a while, cut all the loose nail away at the attachment site.