• Salvaña says that needle sharing can create drug-resistant strains because "HIV subtypes can mix and the mixed HIV strains will combine with other subtypes as well. (healthline.com)
  • Where the discovery of a weakened polio virus was a fortunate accident, current technologies make it possible to deliberately search for an attenuated strain. (uu.nl)
  • Escherichia coli strains segregate into 4 phylogenetic groups, designated "A," "B1," "B2," and "D." Pathogenic strains belong to group B2 and, to a lesser extent, group D, which more frequently carry virulence-factor genes than do group A strains and group B1 strains. (gu.se)
  • Thus, pathogenic α-synuclein exhibits key hallmarks of prion strains, which provides evidence that disease heterogeneity among the synucleinopathies is caused by distinct α-synuclein strains. (nature.com)
  • Pathogenic potential of fifty Bacillus weihenstephanensis strains. (nih.gov)
  • Identical human pathogenic strain of A. phagocytophilum from those results were obtained for both assays. (cdc.gov)
  • Strains for iOS7: An Advanced Breeder's Guide to Distinctive Cannabis. (apple.com)
  • Cannabis strains are either pure or hybrid varieties of the plant genus Cannabis , which encompasses the species C. sativa , C. indica and C. ruderalis . (wikipedia.org)
  • [ citation needed ] Cannabis strains commonly refer to those varieties with recreational and medicinal use . (wikipedia.org)
  • However, because Cannabis ruderalis flowers independently of the photoperiod and according to age, it has been used to breed autoflowering strains. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr George S. Mgomella, joint first author on the paper from the Wellcome Sanger Institute and University of Cambridge, said: "In the largest study of hepatitis C in the general population in sub-Saharan Africa to date, we found a diverse range of hepatitis C virus strains circulating, and also discovered new strains that had never been seen before. (eurekalert.org)
  • Deliberately infecting people with a mild variant stops the advance of the harmful virus strains by means of a 'scorched earth' strategy and helps to build group immunity. (uu.nl)
  • They include panels of recombinant inbred (RI) and chromosome substitution (CS) strains, also known as consomic strains. (jax.org)
  • Fig. 1: Generation and characterization of recombinant α-synuclein fibril strains. (nature.com)
  • Fig. 2: Serial propagation of recombinant and brain-derived α-synuclein strains in TgM83 mice. (nature.com)
  • It remains to be seen how widespread and how rapidly spreading this strain might be, but it is surely not confined to a single individual, and is of momentous import. (nytimes.com)
  • In doing so, Borenstein and his team uncovered widespread and previously unobserved variation between strains, and identified the presence of many novel strains of common organisms. (eurekalert.org)
  • Therefore, they should not be referred to by species name, but rather as laboratory mice or by use of a specific strain or stock name. (jax.org)
  • The SMSR is a resource of special strains of mice that are important tools for genetic analysis of such complex diseases. (jax.org)
  • Fig. 3: α-Synuclein strains target distinct brain regions in TgM83 mice. (nature.com)
  • Fig. 4: The NS-fibril-derived and M83 +/+ -derived α-synuclein strains selectively target astrocytes in TgM83 mice. (nature.com)
  • Fig. 5: Conformational discrimination of α-synuclein strains in the brains of inoculated TgM83 mice. (nature.com)
  • Scientists can now look all the way down to the atoms our tendons are made up of and discover the reason for these strains, sprains, and tears. (redorbit.com)
  • But strains from the H3N2 family tend to be harsher than some other flu types, and a new H3N2 strain is included in this year's vaccine because it is circulating in parts of the world. (yahoo.com)
  • Unlike antibodies, which fail to neutralize a large fraction of HIV-1 strains," continues Farzan, "our protein has been effective against all strains tested, raising the possibility it could offer an effective HIV vaccine alternative. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • An effective vaccine against HIV has eluded scientists for decades, but new research published Wednesday in the journal Nature may provide the next best thing: a technique which inactivates virtually all strains of the virus using a genetically engineered protein. (redorbit.com)
  • With a genetically modified, vaccine strain measles virus. (scienceblogs.com)
  • In this study, they had a measles vaccine strain virus, that had been 'addicted' to HeLa cells . (scienceblogs.com)
  • Published in the Journal Hepatology , the discovery of the new strains could inform hepatitis C treatment and vaccine development worldwide, and assist the World Health Organisation's aim of eliminating hepatitis C globally. (eurekalert.org)
  • The trick is to find these strains and use them to develop a vaccine. (uu.nl)
  • New MRSA strains have been detected by health officials that could pose a greater threat to the public than previous types, it has been claimed. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • The warning of the new MRSA strain was made at the Federation of Infection Societies Conference. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • These new strains of bacteria appear to be able to stick to damaged skin and airways better than hospital MRSA strains, and they also multiply at a faster rate. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • Luca Guardabassi and Arshnee Moodley of the University of Copenhagen and Margie O'Donoghue, Jeff Ho, and Maureen Boost of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University report that they found a pig-adapted MRSA strain in 16 of 100 pig carcasses collected at 2 wet markets in Hong Kong. (wired.com)
  • Here's the bad news: This strain possesses resistance factors that resemble human hospital-associated MRSA more than they do ST398. (wired.com)
  • The question, for this strain as for all MRSA strains in pigs, is what is its zoonotic potential? (wired.com)
  • Due to the straining process to remove excess whey, even non-fat varieties of strained yogurt are much thicker, richer, and creamier than yogurts that have not been strained. (wikipedia.org)
  • The strains of rice produced by Wu are now being cross-bred with commercial rice varieties in countries to introduce these desirable traits into widely used strains. (latimes.com)
  • Varieties are developed to intensify specific characteristics of the plant, or to differentiate the strain for the purposes of marketing or to make it more effective as a drug . (wikipedia.org)
  • ISTANBUL/NEW YORK (Reuters) - A trial which has strained Turkish-U.S. ties before it even started opens this week in New York despite the possible absence of a defendant who Turkey says is cooperating with prosecutors in what it calls "a clear plot" against Ankara. (reuters.com)
  • MADRID (Reuters) - Gareth Bale suffered another setback in what has already been an injury-hit season on Friday when he strained a leg muscle in training, his club Real Madrid said. (reuters.com)
  • Of the 87 in October and November last year, 67 were blamed on a new strain known as the Sydney-2012 - making it the predominant strain. (nzherald.co.nz)
  • Reference to former rules for rat strain nomenclature can be found in Committee on Rat Nomenclature (1992). (jax.org)
  • Production of inbred strains means that these backgrounds can be defined and thus require nomenclature conventions. (jax.org)
  • A key feature of mouse and rat nomenclature is the Laboratory Registration Code or Laboratory code, which is a code of usually three to four letters (first letter uppercase, followed by all lowercase) that identifies a particular institute, laboratory, or investigator that produced, and may hold stocks of, a mouse or rat strain. (jax.org)
  • Strained yogurt contains a higher protein density than regular yogurt. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] The protein in strained yogurt is largely casein protein. (wikipedia.org)
  • We also provide variants of this strain tailored for specific protein expression needs. (neb.com)
  • Genetic differences were examined by sequencing the ITS region of the fungus and examining differential protein expression by two-dimensional gel electrophoresis and MALDI-TOF-MS/MS. The sporidial (T) and mycelial (M-T) strains differed in morphological characteristics of their in vitro single colony formations and in cell shape. (springer.com)
  • Study: Ebola virus didn't mutate into more dangerous strain The Ebola virus in West Africa that has killed 11,000 is not more virulent than prior strains as had been feared, according to a study published Tuesday. (usatoday.com)
  • Strained yogurt is sometimes marketed in North America as "Greek yogurt" and in Britain as "Greek-style yoghurt", though strained yogurt is also widely eaten in Levantine, Eastern Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Central Asian and South Asian cuisines, wherein it is often used in cooking (as it is high enough in fat content to avoid curdling at higher temperatures). (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] As in Greece, strained yogurt is widely used in Cypriot cuisine both as an ingredient in recipes as well as on its own or as a supplement to a dish. (wikipedia.org)
  • C57BL/6-aka Black 6-is the most widely used mouse strain in research. (jax.org)
  • Unlike most commercially developed strains, indica landraces exhibit plants with varying THC/CBD ratios. (wikipedia.org)
  • An indica dominant hybrid, this strain is known to have high THC levels and can be strong, but it's balanced enough to leave most users feeling "heady" and creative rather than sleepy. (seattlepi.com)
  • Strain-specific differences were observed in the signs of neurological illness, time to disease onset, morphology of cerebral α-synuclein deposits and the conformational properties of the induced aggregates. (nature.com)
  • Strain-specific clinical, pathological and biochemical differences were faithfully maintained after serial passaging, which implies that α-synuclein propagates via prion-like conformational templating. (nature.com)
  • The Ap-ha strain differs from the Ap- digested (i.e., a single band of 920 bp), and 3 amplicons variant 1 strain by 2 nucleotide differences at the 5 end of had 2 bands (360 and 550 bp), representing the expected the gene sequence ( 1 , 3 ). (cdc.gov)
  • Thus, group B2 strains appear to possess yet unidentified traits that enhance their survival in the human intestine. (gu.se)
  • He tells breeders and the "dispensaries" that that currently distribute pot under the local medical marijuana system the potency of their various colorfully named strains as well as the relative amounts of the many subtly different compounds, called cannabinoids and terpenes, that make each one a different experience to smoke. (slate.com)
  • Lots of the strains for sale at medical marijuana dispensaries are approaching 25 percent THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, the compound in the plant known for getting you wicked high. (slate.com)
  • Avidekel, a medical marijuana strain developed in Israel, has a very low content of THC but a high content of CBD, limiting its recreational value but maximizing medical effect. (wikipedia.org)
  • These mutator strains generate higher mutation frequencies than WT virus and are more sensitive to mutagenic treatments, and their purified polymerases present lower-fidelity profiles in an in vitro incorporation assay. (pnas.org)
  • Fifty strains were tested for cytotoxicity in a Vero cell assay, and 23 of the strains were also tested for production of enterotoxin components with commercial antibody kits, and for presence of enterotoxin gene components by polymerase chain reaction (PCR). (nih.gov)
  • Based on the series of books from del Toro and Chuck Hogan , The Strain has a central character who is basically the ancient king of vampires. (hollywoodreporter.com)
  • It's been immensely satisfying over the last year-and-a-half to work with the incredible team at FX, Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan to bring 'The Strain' to life," said Cuse. (philly.com)
  • As is common practice amongst academic institutions, NEB makes available an E.coli K12 derivative strain. (neb.com)
  • Escherichia coli strains belonging to phylogenetic group B2 have superior capacity to persist in the intestinal microflora of infants. (gu.se)
  • Resident (n=58) and transient (n=19) commensal E. coli strains isolated during a longitudinal study of 70 Swedish infants and previously tested for virulence-factor-gene carriage were tested for phylogenetic type. (gu.se)
  • The new strains have the potential to sharply increase the supply of rice, which is the staple food for more than half the world's population. (latimes.com)
  • Substrains should be identified by Laboratory codes, as should congenic and other strains where several different forms exist that are not otherwise distinguishable. (jax.org)
  • A team of JAX researchers recently published "The Genome of C57BL/6J "Eve", the Mother of the Laboratory Mouse Genome Reference Strain", the female founder of the C57BL/6J (B6J) currently distributed by The Jackson Laboratory. (jax.org)
  • Our ability to predict and thus, be able to prepare for outbreaks is strained by the complex factors driving the prevalence and severity of these diseases. (pnas.org)