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*  Malagasy giant rat
Hantavirus is another rodent disease that is ravaging the population that causes kidney failure. The Madagascan Government has ... The parasite causes rodents to lose their fear of cats, to the point of almost being attracted to cats, which allows them to be ... These rats are one of the few rodent species to practice sexual monogamy. Once mated, a pair will stay together until one of ... The Malagasy giant rat (Hypogeomys antimena), also known as the votsotsa or votsovotsa, is a nesomyid rodent found only in the ...
*  Lesser bandicoot rat
The controls are done by mechanical (mouse trap etc.), rodenticides and biological control (by introducing rodent diseases etc ... It is a carrier of and spreads many diseases such as; Plague Murine typhus Leptospirosis Salmonellosis Rat bite fever Warfarin ... http://www.pestcontrolindia.com/know-your-pest/pest/rodent-indian-mole-rat-or-lesser-bandicoot-rat-29-0-87.aspx http://centaur. ... is a first-generation anticoagulant that relies on multiple feeding events to achieve lethality in susceptible rodents. The ...
*  Syphilis
"A young man, J. Kay, afflicted with a rodent disease which has eaten away part of his face. Oil painting, ca. 1820". ... Committee on Infectious Diseases (2006). Larry K. Pickering, ed. Red book 2006 Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases ( ... "Trends in Reportable Sexually Transmitted Diseases in the United States, 2007". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC ... Hogben, M (1 April 2007). "Partner notification for sexually transmitted diseases". Clinical Infectious Diseases. 44 Suppl 3: ...
*  Zoonosis
Meerburg BG, Singleton GR, Kijlstra A (2009). "Rodent-borne diseases and their risks for public health". Crit Rev Microbiol. 35 ... Major modern diseases such as Ebola virus disease and salmonellosis are zoonoses. HIV was a zoonotic disease transmitted to ... Many modern diseases, even epidemic diseases, started out as zoonotic diseases. It is hard to establish with certainty which ... Most human diseases originated in animals; however, only diseases that routinely involve animal to human transmission, like ...
*  Brown rat
Similar to other rodents, brown rats may carry a number of pathogens, which can result in disease, including Weil's disease, ... Meerburg BG, Singleton GR, Kijlstra A (2009). "Rodent-borne diseases and their risks for public health". Crit Rev Microbiol. 35 ... is commonly endemic in only a few rodent species and is usually transmitted zoonotically by rat fleas-common carrier rodents ... One of the largest muroids, it is a brown or grey rodent with a body up to 25 cm (10 in) long, and a similar tail length; the ...
*  Rat
"CDC - Diseases directly transmitted by rodents - Rodents". Cdc.gov. 2011-06-07. Archived from the original on 2013-03-17. ... Another zoonotic disease linked to the rat is the foot-and-mouth disease. The average lifespan of any given rat depends on ... Meerburg BG, Singleton GR, Kijlstra A (2009). "Rodent-borne diseases and their risks for public health". Crit Rev Microbiol. 35 ... 1245-1247 "Information on other rodent-related diseases - Leptospirosis Information". Leptospirosis Information. Archived from ...
*  List of mammals of the Cayman Islands
Meerburg BG, Singleton GR, Kijlstra A (2009). "Rodent-borne diseases and their risks for public health". Crit Rev Microbiol. 35 ... "rodent - Encyclopedia.com". Retrieved 2007-11-03. "Rodents: Gnawing Animals". Retrieved 2007-11-03. Meerburg BG, Singleton GR, ... or biomass-rodents make up the largest order of mammals. There are about 2,277 species of rodents (Wilson and Reeder, 2005), ... Rodents have sharp incisors that they use to gnaw wood, break into food, and bite predators. Most eat seeds or plants, though ...
*  Mouse
Meerburg BG, Singleton GR, Kijlstra A (2009). "Rodent-borne diseases and their risks for public health". Crit Rev Microbiol. 35 ... Mouse often refers to any small muroid rodent, while rat refers to larger muroid rodents. Therefore, these terms are not ... A mouse (plural: mice) is a small rodent characteristically having a pointed snout, small rounded ears, a body-length scaly ... Mice can generally eat most rodent food (for rats, mice, hamsters, gerbils, etc.) Bedding - Usually made of hardwood pulp, such ...
*  Black rat
Meerburg BG, Singleton GR, Kijlstra A (2009). "Rodent-borne diseases and their risks for public health". Crit Rev Microbiol. 35 ... All of these bacteria are disease causing agents in humans. In some cases, these diseases are incurable. After Rattus rattus ... The black rat (Rattus rattus), also known as the ship rat, roof rat, house rat, is a common long-tailed rodent of the genus ... Alderton, D. (1996). Rodents of the World. Diane Publishing Company. ISBN 0-8160-3229-7 Rackham, J (1979). "Rattus rattus: The ...
*  Kunsia
It is named for Merle Kuns, a medical researcher who collected specimens of the woolly giant rat while studying rodent disease ...
*  Pristane
... is known to induce autoimmune diseases in rodents. It is used in research to understand the pathogenesis of rheumatoid ... Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Related Diseases, Philadelphia: Saunders, pp. 190-236, doi:10.1016/B978-1-4377-1893-5.00017-0 ...
*  Mill Race Park
During the 1930s through the early 1960s the area was plagued by rodents, disease and sub-standard housing. Located in a flood ...
*  Arenavirus
Some arenaviruses are zoonotic pathogens and are generally associated with rodent-transmitted disease in humans. Each virus ... The diseases derived from arenaviruses range in severity. Aseptic meningitis, a severe human disease that causes inflammation ... derived from infected rodents. Aerosols are fine mists or sprays of rodent dried excreta, especially urine that is dropped in ... if it is taken in the early stages of the disease. Ribavirin displays mixed success in treating severe Arenaviral disease and ...
*  Ringtail
... disease), a rodent disease HMS Ringtail or RNAS Burscough, a former navy airfield in Lancashire, England Ubuntu 13.04 Raring ...
*  Leptospirosis
The most common animals that spread the disease are rodents. It is often transmitted by animal urine or by water or soil ... The disease was first described by Adolf Weil in 1886 when he reported an "acute infectious disease with enlargement of spleen ... Before Weil's characterization in 1886, the disease known as infectious jaundice was very likely the same as Weil's disease or ... In October 2010 British rower Andy Holmes died after contracting Weil's Disease. His death has raised awareness of the disease ...
*  Francisella tularensis
Bacterium tularense, the cause of a plaguelike disease of rodents. Public Health Bull 1912;53:17-23. Jeanette Barry, Notable ... Reservoir hosts of importance can include lagomorphs (e.g. rabbits), rodents, galliform birds, and deer. Infection with F. ... The most common occurs via skin contact, yielding an ulceroglandular form of the disease. Inhalation of bacteria - particularly ... but rarely leads to fatal disease. An attenuated live vaccine strain of subspecies F. t. holarctica has been described, though ...
*  Lipid droplet
"The role of lipid droplets in metabolic disease in rodents and humans". Journal of Clinical Investigation. 121 (6): 2102-2110. ... "Lipid Body-Phagosome Interaction in Macrophages during Infectious Diseases: Host Defense or Pathogen Survival Strategy?". PLoS ...
*  Hes3 signaling axis
Pharmacological activation of this pathway opposed the progression of neurodegenerative disease in rodent models. More recent ... In vivo adult rodent neural stem cells: Increase in cell number; increased expression of Sonic hedgehog (Shh) protein. Delta4 ... The emerging understanding of the role of eNSCs in the adult mammalian brain suggested the relevance of these cells to disease ... To address this issue, experiments were performed where the activation of eNSCs was induced in models of disease. This allowed ...
*  Robovirus
Rodent borne disease can be transmitted through different forms of contact such as rodent bites, scratches, urine, saliva, etc ... "Rodents"., CDC-Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Page last reviewed 2010 July 29. Content SourceL Centers for Disease ... or by handling rodents with the disease, without necessariliy being bitten or scratched by the rodent. Colorado Tick Fever ... Rodent-borne diseases ,format= website ,Organization: European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control ,date=2009 ,url=https ...
*  Campbell's dwarf hamster
"Systems and Diseases". Diseases of Small Domestic Rodents. 2003. pp. 127-31. doi:10.1002/9780470690840.ch14. ISBN 978-0-470- ... Richardson, V. G. C. (2003). Diseases of Small Domestic Rodents. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing. pp. 138-9. Flint, Vladimir ( ... Like all rodents, they must therefore gnaw regularly to keep their incisors from growing into the skin of the mouth and causing ... Most pet stores sell nontoxic wooden chews designed for rodents in captivity. Certain food items commonly consumed by humans ...
*  House mouse
Although the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention gives a list with diseases transmitted by rodents, only few of the ... "Diseases directly transmitted by rodents". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (page last updated: June 7, 2011). " ... Horn CC, Kimball BA, Wang H, Kaus J, Dienel S, Nagy A, Gathright GR, Yates BJ, Andrews PL (2013). "Why can't rodents vomit? A ... House mice, like most other rodents, do not vomit. Mice are generally afraid of rats which often kill and eat them, a behavior ...
*  Cuterebriasis
... is a parasitic disease affecting rodents, lagomorphs (hares, rabbits, pikas), felines and canines. The etiologic ... Respiratory disease results when larval migration occurs through the trachea, pharynx, diaphragm, or lungs. Cuterebriasis has ... agent is the larval development of bot flies within the Cuterebra or Trypoderma genera, which occurs obligatorily in rodents ... the proposed cause for feline ischemic encephalopathy and a suggestive causative agent of feline idiopathic vestibular disease ...
*  Tesevatinib
July 6, 2017). "Tesevatinib ameliorates progression of polycystic kidney disease in rodent models of autosomal recessive ... In polycystic kidney disease, a histological study of the drug effects and toxicity in rats and mice was published in July 2017 ... As of January 2018 the drug was in Phase II clinical trials for the treatment of polycystic kidney disease in adults and ... Tesevatinib (KD019, XL647) is an experimental drug proposed for use in kidney cancer and polycystic kidney disease. The drug ...
*  Appalachian Trail
There has been one reported case (in 1993) of hantavirus (HPS), a rare but dangerous rodent-borne disease affecting the lungs. ... Several rodent- and bug-borne illnesses are also a potential hazard. In scattered instances, foxes, raccoons, and other small ... Most hazards are related to weather conditions, human error, plants, animals, diseases, and hostile humans encountered along ... where hikers can hang their food bags to keep them out of the reach of rodents. In hiker lingo, these are sometimes called " ...
*  Landfills in the United States
... disease and vector (rodents, birds, insects) control; opening burning prohibitions; explosive gas (methane) control; fire ... insects and rodents; and protect public health. Groundwater Monitoring Requirements - testing of groundwater wells must be done ...
*  Prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase 2
It sticks platelets together and promotes clotting; inhibiting this helps prevent heart disease. On the other hand, PTGS2 (COX- ... Studies with human pharmacology and genetics, genetically manipulated rodents, and other animal models and randomized trials ... Minghetti L, Pocchiari M (2007). "Cyclooxygenase-2, prostaglandin E2, and microglial activation in prion diseases". Int. Rev. ... Mechanisms of COX-2 inhibitor risk to heart disease". Life Sciences. 88 (1-2): 24-30. doi:10.1016/j.lfs.2010.10.017. PMC ...