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infectious

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It added that category C infectious diseases claimed 21 lives in December, with infectious diarrhea, foot-and-mouth disease and influenza reported most frequently.
His research interests include the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases associated with international travel, including malaria and zoonoses.
Many diseases or health outcomes are sensitive to climatic conditions, from mortality and morbidity due to extreme heat, cold, drought, or storms, to vector- or waterborne infectious diseases.
research funding is used for anthrax vaccine, that purchase will come at the expense of critical research grants in HIV and other infectious diseases.
Virus Ground Zero suggests another problem with the CDC's undisciplined ambitions: The attitude and temperament needed to fight infectious diseases may not be appropriate for other causes of morbidity and mortality.
Market Size and Sales Forecasts to 2017 by Type of Test Sales and forecasts of infectious disease reagents are made through to 2017.
The Red Book began as an 8-page mimeographed report assembled in 1937 by the Committee on Immunization and Therapeutic Procedures for Acute Infectious Diseases (currently the Committee on Infectious Diseases) and titled "Immunization Procedures.
The study demonstrates that implementation of any arsenic-mitigating intervention must take into account not only the strategy's effectiveness in reducing arsenic exposure but also its safety in terms of water-related infectious diseases, the likelihood of population-wide compliance, and different exposure levels within the population.
The medical community and society at large have tended to view acute infectious diseases as a problem of the past, but that assumption is wrong," says Shope, an epidemiologist at Yale University School of Medicine.
infectious disease diagnostics market will play a significant role in the dynamic IVD market.

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