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  • 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)
  • USDA
  • I'm shocked and disturbed that for decades the USDA - the very organization charged with enforcing animal welfare laws - has been unnecessarily killing hundreds of kittens in expensive and inefficient lab experiments," Bishop said in a statement . (wtop.com)
  • respiratory
  • Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus (PRRSV) causes respiratory disease and slow growth in growing pigs, and reproductive failure in pregnant sows through abortions, stillbirths, and the farrowing of weak-born piglets that have a high mortality rate. (biomedcentral.com)
  • humans
  • Humans become infected by eating under cooked meat from infected animals and food and water contaminated with oocysts. (usda.gov)
  • The discovery of the itch mite in 1687 marked scabies as the first disease of humans with a known cause. (wikipedia.org)
  • The family Hymenolepididae has only two species which infects humans: the disease hymenolepiasis is caused by Hymenolepis nana and H. diminuta, which are sometimes classified in the genus Rodentolepis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nitazoxanide was first tested in the Cavier's laboratory and was found effective against both intestinal protozoa and helminths in vitro or in laboratory animals and was first administered in humans in France in the treatment of Taenia saginata and Hymenolepsis nana in a small number of patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • infectious
  • Nonetheless, this construct has met with good success in developing multivalent vaccines to control various infectious diseases [ 4 , 10 , 15 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Thymus samples of meconium-stained fetuses exhibited an increase in the expression of pro-inflammatory cytokine and granulocyte genes previously implicated in swine infectious disease pathology. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Nearly 25 years after its discovery [ 1 , 2 ], it remains one of the largest infectious disease concerns of pig farmers worldwide. (biomedcentral.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • vaccines
  • 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)
  • research
  • The USDA's statement did not specifically address Bishop's allegations of incineration, but did say the lab "complies with best management practices in animal research. (wtop.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 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)
  • 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)
  • common
  • 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 fact it probably is the most common parasitic platyhelminth in modern poultry facilities throughout the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • ticks
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • methods
  • To provide assistance in training host nation scientists in epidemiologic techniques or modern laboratory molecular biology methods. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • 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
  • The existence of numerous nonessential genes in the large PRV genome permits the simultaneous insertion of multiple foreign genes in the hope of vaccinating against several diseases at the same time [ 12 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • various
  • 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)
  • cytokine
  • The results showed that NcCyP stimulated production of interferon-gamma (an inflammatory cytokine) and lymphocyte proliferation only in animals vaccinated with a formulation comprised of NcCyP and one of the two potent adjuvants. (usda.gov)
  • chronic
  • It is an opportunistic pathogen and can induce chronic, persistent gastritis and ulcer formation similar to the disease in people. (merckvetmanual.com)
  • The disease later progresses to a latent phase with less symptoms and ultimately into a chronic or obstructive phase months to years later. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)