• parasitology
  • Zhongguo ji sheng chong xue yu ji sheng chong bing za zhi = Chinese journal of parasitology & parasitic diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gordon graduated with Honours in 1930 and was awarded the William Cooper & Nephews Prize for Parasitology, and the Baker and Ridley Memorial Prize for Animal Husbandry. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the meantime, the pharmaceutical giant, SmithKline & French Laboratories in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, aware of the work in parasitology carried out in the Cavier's laboratory in Paris, had put Rossignol in charge of developing the benzimidazole carbamate anthelminthic, albendazole, for the treatment of intestinal helminthiasis. (wikipedia.org)
  • species
  • Borrelia burgdorferi , the bacteria causing Lyme disease is maintained in nature in I. scapularis and I. pacificus ticks and certain host species, chief of which is the white-footed mouse. (usda.gov)
  • A great correlation between species presence and disease has been shown. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some scientists estimate that up to half of presently existing plant and animal species may become extinct by 2100. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Additional, common medications added directly to the fish's environment include copper sulfate, methylene blue, formalin, malachite green and acriflavin, all of which can be found in common fish medications designed specifically to combat this disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • In some circumstances, fishes and other aquatic animals are found to be infected. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1974
  • In 1974, shortly after founding the International Laboratory for Research on Animal Diseases in Nairobi, he died from liver cancer in Washington, D.C. The Elvio Sadun Library at the International Livestock Research Institute in Nairobi is named in his honour. (wikipedia.org)
  • antibody
  • A prolific scientist, he wrote or edited 3 books and 313 peer-reviewed articles in the fields of immunology and tropical medicine, and is known for the first application of fluorescent antibody imaging in the diagnosis of parasitic diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Location
  • NAMRU-3 is the oldest US overseas military medical research facility that has remained in the same location, and one of the largest medical research laboratories in the North Africa-Middle East region. (wikipedia.org)
  • endemic
  • The host nation benefits by getting access to state of the art treatments and protection against diseases endemic to their country and a more robust public health infrastructure and better trained microbiology and physician population. (wikipedia.org)
  • After the war, the U.S. Navy was invited by the Egyptian Government to study, prevent, and control epidemic diseases and diseases endemic in subtropical areas and NAMRU-3 was formally established by the Secretary of the Navy in the same buildings formerly occupied by the Typhus commission in 1946. (wikipedia.org)
  • Studies focus in endemic areas of Brazil that have large populations of N. squamipes, in attempt to find a correlation between the water rat and disease in residents of endemic areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • Researcher: Dolores Hill, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Animal and Natural Resources Institute, Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory. (nationalhogfarmer.com)
  • Its mission is to provide excellence in teaching, research, animal patient consulting and care services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Naval Medical Research Unit Three (NAMRU-3) is a biomedical research laboratory of the US Navy located in Cairo, Arab Republic of Egypt. (wikipedia.org)
  • NAMRU-3 is the first overseas Department of Defense research laboratory to receive the College of American Pathologists (CAP) Laboratory Accreditation for infectious diseases clinical diagnostics. (wikipedia.org)
  • NAMRU-3 is the only research institution in North Africa with an AAALAC International (Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International) accredited animal research facility and is one of only two institutions in Africa with a Biosafety Level 3 (BSL-3) laboratory. (wikipedia.org)
  • Via these collaborations with partner nations, the NAMRU gets to conduct research on diseases that threaten troops on deployment but are not commonly seen in the US, and to get advanced notice of impending pandemics such as avian influenza that might affect military operational readiness. (wikipedia.org)
  • NAMRU-3 was informally established in Egypt in 1942 when the U.S. Typhus Commission placed a research laboratory staffed by American military scientists and technicians to work with Egyptian physicians adjoining Abbassia Fever Hospital, Cairo, Egypt, thus averting a serious typhus outbreak in the city during and following World War II. (wikipedia.org)
  • they are also used in biomedicine laboratories, particularly in the fields of viral and parasitic diseases, cardiovascular and behavioral research, and reproductive endocrinology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Animal rights groups such as PETA have attacked Marshall in the past for breeding animals for scientific and medical research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Animal Research Institute Buildings is a heritage-listed set of research station buildings at 681 Fairfield Road, Yeerongpilly, City of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is also known as Stock Experiment Station (1909-1932) and Animal Research Station (1932-1953). (wikipedia.org)
  • The former Animal Research Institute at Yeerongpilly was established by the Department of Agriculture and Stock in 1909 as the Stock Experiment Station. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Station was the first purpose-built, farm-based facility of Australia's first Stock Institute and its work was primarily to research and control diseases in livestock, develop vaccines and improve animal health and production. (wikipedia.org)
  • He continued research work on the eradication of cattle ticks and the diseases caused by them. (wikipedia.org)
  • At his suggestion, the Department acquired 23 hectares of land at Yeerongpilly for an experimental station capable of accommodating the animals needed for research and sufficient for grass and crops to make the farm self-supporting in fodder. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ladies in the Laboratory II: West European Women in Science, 1800-1900: A Survey of Their Contributions to Research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its learning facilities include several computer laboratories, 12 group study rooms and 7 research rooms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sadun's major research thrust was on the human immunologic reaction to parasitic diseases, or more precisely, host-parasite immunological interactions. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1972 he organized, with support from the Ford and Rockefeller Foundations, a number of countries into a consortium to form a major new institute: The International Laboratory for Research on Animal Diseases (ILRAD) in Nairobi, Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • severe
  • The disease is most severe in older ferrets, which may take months to fully recover. (merckvetmanual.com)
  • As the disease becomes chronic, some boas exhibit neurologic symptoms ranging from mild facial tics and abnormal tongue flicking to failure of the snake to right itself when placed in dorsal recumbency and severe seizures. (merckvetmanual.com)
  • Most pythons present with severe neurologic disease. (merckvetmanual.com)
  • The modern mission of the NAMRUs is threefold: To investigate prophylactic agents such as vaccines and pharmaceuticals against tropical infectious diseases which cause severe mortality or morbidity to the US military member in the deployed environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • ticks
  • As part of his work for the new Stock Institute, in 1894 Pound proved that cattle ticks transmitted Redwater Disease (Bacillary Hemoglobinuria), which was causing heavy losses in Queensland cattle. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2001
  • The firm was the subject of an Animal Liberation Front raid in 2001, in which it was claimed that 10 ferrets and 30 beagles were removed from the complex. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clinical
  • Although the active disease can linger for months or more in boas, most pythons die within days or weeks of the onset of clinical signs. (merckvetmanual.com)
  • specimens
  • It is essential to educate owners not to sell infected specimens or their offspring, because this has caused the disease to spread worldwide. (merckvetmanual.com)
  • Pound's activities also included obtaining pathological specimens of various manifestations of diseases in stock and other domesticated animals, and items sent in by stock owners were added to the museum's collection. (wikipedia.org)
  • methods
  • Educational methods to decrease consumption of wild watercress and other waterplants has been shown to work in areas with a high disease burden. (wikipedia.org)
  • pathogenic
  • The pathogenic stages of the organism are pigmented, photosynthetic, nonflagellated, nonmotile algae that attach to and invade the skin and gills during their parasitic existence. (wikipedia.org)
  • chronic
  • It is an opportunistic pathogen and can induce chronic, persistent gastritis and ulcer formation similar to the disease in people. (merckvetmanual.com)
  • In the chronic state the disease causes inflammation of the bile ducts, gall bladder and may cause gall stones as well as fibrosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health
  • To augment public health and military medical infrastructure of host and partner nations by assisting in surveillance of outbreaks and providing laboratory surge capacity during pandemics. (wikipedia.org)
  • From Marseille to Geneva, it was only a short trip to the Division of Parasitic Diseases at the World Health Organization under its director, Andrew Davis, and it would be there that two major antiparasitic drugs, praziquantel and albendazole, would be clinically developed. (wikipedia.org)
  • several
  • Few viruses have been clearly proved as etiologic agents of disease in reptiles, but several have been linked strongly enough for them to be considered the causative agent until proved otherwise. (merckvetmanual.com)
  • Presence
  • These animals may be painful on cranial abdominal palpation because of the ulcers induced or enhanced by the presence of this bacterium. (merckvetmanual.com)