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Anthony Komaroff Agrees with CFS Post-Sepsis Model

Who woulda thought that Anthony Komaroff would spill the beans on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome just two days before CDC’s fiasco of a webinar on the next (non)generation of OspA vaccines? 1,686 more words

NEOPLASIA

1. Modes of spread of tumor

2. Paraneoplastic syndrome

3. EBV

4. Difference between carcinoma and sarcoma

5. RB gene

6. HPV

7. Oncogenes

8. Metaplasia- definition, types… 21 more words

Pathology

M2 protein from MHV68 infection can change non-lethal strain of parasite to lethal strain of malaria

PLOS says that it is known that infections with certain viruses can weaken the immune response to another pathogen. A new study reports provocative findings in mice that infection with the mouse equivalent of Epstein-Barr virus can turn infections with certain parasites that cause malaria in mice (which are normally quickly suppressed by the immune system) into a lethal disease.  262 more words

Viral