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infectious

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These immunologic changes may alter susceptibility to and severity of infectious diseases in pregnant women.
Chapter 2 - Trends in infectious vaccines dealmaking
Winkelstein and Reingold for their comment regarding our article on the 60 years of CDC's progress in the area of infectious diseases.
Beginning around the same time, dozens of other infectious diseases--including Lyme disease, hantavirus pulmonary syndrome, West Nile virus, and Ebola hemorrhagic fever--were either newly recognized, spread to new locations, or became increasingly deadly.
The answer to that simple query torments researchers looking for the infectious agent that causes illnesses such as Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease in the human brain and similar disorders in sheep, cows, and other animals.
The World Market for Infectious Disease Diagnostic Tests http://www.
Indeed, in 1946 the Public Health Service established the Communicable Disease Center to work not only on malaria but on typhus and other infectious diseases.
Key words: Cryptosporidium, epidemic, Giardia, infectious disease, mathematical models, waterborne pathogens.
com/research/zhjdfr/2015_global) has announced the addition of the "2015 Global Infectious Disease Market: US, Europe, Japan--Supplier Shares, Country Segment Volume and Sales Forecasts, Laboratory Universe" report to their offering.
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Beijing, Rabi'I 9, 1435, Jan 10, 2014, SPA -- A total of 1,764 people died of infectious diseases on the Chinese mainland in December 2013, the National Health and Family Planning Commission announced on Friday.

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