Infectious Agents

Some articles on infectious agents, infectious agent:

Infectious Disease - Diagnosis - Molecular Diagnostics
... First, the catalog of infectious agents has grown to the point that virtually all of the significant infectious agents of the human population have been ... Second, an infectious agent must grow within the human body to cause disease essentially it must amplify its own nucleic acids in order to cause a disease ... nucleic acid in infected tissue offers an opportunity to detect the infectious agent by using PCR ...
Gitter Cell
... Microglia are constantly scavenging the CNS for plaques,damaged neurons, and infectious agents ... In the case where infectious agents are directly introduced to the brain or cross the blood–brain barrier, microglial cells must react quickly to ...
Medical Waste Tracking Act - Purpose - Definitions
... The list includes within its definitions “cultures and stocks of infectious agents,” “pathological wastes” such as body tissues, blood wastes and blood ...

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