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Bivalve immunity and response to infections: Are we looking at the right place?

Significant progress has been made in the understanding of cellular and molecular mediators of immunity in invertebrates in general and bivalve mollusks in particular. Despite this information, there is a lack of understanding of factors affecting animal resistance and specific responses to infections. 176 more words


Adsorption of norovirus and ostreid herpesvirus type 1 to polymer membranes for the development of passive samplers


This study was performed to develop a passive sampling methodology for the detection of two viruses in seawater in the area of shellfish production, the norovirus (NoV), a human pathogen implicated in gastroenteritis outbreaks linked to oyster consumption and the ostreid herpesvirus type 1 (OsHV-1), a virus associated with mass mortalities of Pacific oysters. 261 more words


Ostreid herpesvirus type 1 genomic diversity in wild populations of Pacific oyster Crassostrea gigas from Italian coasts

Ostreid herpesvirus 1 (OsHV-1) is a significant pathogen affecting the young Pacific oyster Crassostrea gigas, worldwide. A new variant, OsHV-1 μVar, has been associated with recurrent mortality events in Europe since 2008. 210 more words


Pathogenic bacteria distributions and drug resistance analysis in 96 cases of neonatal sepsis

This study aimed to summarize common pathogens and associated drug resistance in neonatal sepsis (NS).Blood culture and drug sensitivity results from 96 NS cases treated from January 2010 to August 2014 were retrospectively analysed. 123 more words

Disposing used Sanitary Napkins

One of the ‘Ewww” things ..

But one of the distinct things in her life.

One of the things which is treated casually.

One of the things contaminating the health and nature. 321 more words


ATOM Kaiju File #34: Pathogen

Aliases: The Ultimate Pathogen, The Omega Virus, The Eater of the World

Date Discovered: October 13th, 1954

Place of Origin: The Siberian Monster Zone

Notable Stomping Grounds: 366 more words

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