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  • Mortality
  • In extreme situations such as in Assam, India, a number of mortality among children is attributed to this disease. (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)
  • vectors
  • El Nino is an extreme weather pattern that is often responsible for increased precipitation, resulting in increased flooding, creating a more promising breeding ground for a plethora of vectors that both carry and cause infectious diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another result of the warming oceans are stronger hurricanes, which will wreck more havoc on land, and in the oceans, and create more opportunities for vectors to breed and infectious diseases to flourish. (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)
  • He continued research work on the eradication of cattle ticks and the diseases caused by them. (wikipedia.org)
  • severe
  • Prevention of severe disease involves screening the population at risk with blood tests for TbG. (wikipedia.org)
  • The bacterium Pasteurella multocida and its genus can pose a risk of severe diseases in high-risk groups such as the elderly, transplant recipients, cancer patients and immunocompromised individuals. (wikipedia.org)
  • larvae
  • The disease (called Toxocariasis) caused by migrating T. canis larvae (toxocariasis) results in two syndromes: visceralis larva migrans and ocularis larva migrans. (wikipedia.org)
  • L2 larvae may also be ingested by a variety of animals like mice or rabbits, where they stay in a dormant stage inside the animals' tissue until the intermediate host has been eaten by a dog, where subsequent development is confined to the gastrointestinal tract. (wikipedia.org)
  • Life-cycle is a complete metamorphosis with larvae that are non-parasitic, living in environments such as pools of water, soil, streams. (wikipedia.org)
  • control
  • The finding of novel, resistance-breaking compounds is of ultimate importance for the successful future control of parasitic diseases. (dundee.ac.uk)
  • There are chick feed mixes that contain a coccidiostat to manage exposure levels and control disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Centers for Disease Control. (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)
  • Amphistomiasis is considered a neglected tropical disease, with no prescription drug for treatment and control. (wikipedia.org)
  • NAMRU-3 collaborators include the Egyptian Ministry of Health, the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), the World Health Organization (WHO), the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (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)
  • wildlife
  • Research will be conducted with the collection once it is in the new, more secure location, to elucidate the biodiversity and distribution of world parasites, including those important to livestock that may be transmitted between livestock animals or between livestock and wildlife. (usda.gov)
  • Centre for Fish and Wildlife Health, Institute of Animal Pathology, University of Bern, Switzerland. (canarydatabase.org)
  • Lyme
  • It was not until the 1970s that the association of these bacteria with what came to be known as Lyme disease was discovered. (usda.gov)
  • The black legged tick, a carrier of Lyme disease, when not feeding, spends its time burrowed in soil absorbing moisture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health
  • Furthermore, the increasing problem of antiparasiticide resistance, which represents a major threat for animal health and productivity, is a key research area at our institute in Berlin. (dundee.ac.uk)
  • Therefore, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health is excited to partner with two world leading institutions towards the discovery of new antiparasitics for the benefit of our customers," said Professor Paul M. Selzer, Head of Antiparasitcs Research & Development at Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health. (dundee.ac.uk)
  • The concept of One Health recognizes that the health of people is connected to the health of animals and the environment. (hindawi.com)
  • however, adults often reside in the pulmonary arterial system (lung arteries), as well as the heart, and a major effect on the health for the animal is a manifestation of damage to the lung vessels and tissues. (wikipedia.org)
  • A good example of the impact of global warming on health can be seen in the disease Erythromelalgia. (wikipedia.org)
  • With the World Health Organization they created an "unprecedented" drug donation program, with the intention of wiping out the disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • manifestations
  • 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)
  • tissue
  • The disease spreads from one animal to another by contact with infected feces or ingestion of infected tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • Genus Hammondia is transmitted by ingestion of cysts found in the tissue of grazing animals and rodents. (wikipedia.org)
  • Genus Besnoitia infects cats that ingest cysts in the tissue of rodents and opossums, but usually do not cause disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly
  • This is a vascular disease that is commonly triggered by the involvement of change in temperature, which leads to syndromes including (first and second degree) burning pain, increased temperature, erythema and swelling, of mainly the hands and feet that are affected. (wikipedia.org)
  • In medieval times, "humble pie" (originally, "Umble pie") made from animal innards (especially deer) was a peasant food and is the source of the commonly used idiom "eating humble pie", although it has lost its original meaning as meat pies made from offal are no longer referred to by this name. (wikipedia.org)
  • Amphistomiasis or paramphistomiasis (alternatively spelled amphistomosis or paramphistomosis) is a parasitic disease of livestock animals, more commonly of cattle and sheep, and humans caused by immature helminthic flatworms belonging to the order Echinostomida. (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)
  • parasite
  • The second phase of the disease, the neurological phase, begins when the parasite invades the central nervous system by passing through the blood-brain barrier. (wikipedia.org)
  • Includes factsheets on the flagellate protozoan parasite and the disease it causes, news releases, and reports. (dmoztools.net)
  • Diagnosis
  • Diagnosis basically relies on a combination of postmortem analyses, clinical signs displayed by the animals, and response to drenching. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • known
  • The cysts of the Echinococcus granulosus tapeworm were also well known in ancient cultures mainly because of their presence in slaughtered and sacrificed animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatments
  • The situation with these diseases is not dissimilar to what we see in neglected human diseases, where existing treatments are often ineffective and increasingly subject to parasitic resistance," said Professor Paul Wyatt, Director of the Drug Discovery Unit at the University of Dundee. (dundee.ac.uk)
  • That expertise is being utilised through this project to find new treatments for animal diseases. (dundee.ac.uk)
  • infection
  • Infection with Chagas disease occurs after Rhodnius releases protozoans in its feces immediately following a blood meal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 or human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 (HTLV-I), also called the adult T-cell lymphoma virus type 1, is a retrovirus of the human T-lymphotropic virus (HTLV) family that has been implicated in several kinds of diseases including very aggressive adult T-cell lymphoma (ATL), HTLV-I-associated myelopathy, uveitis, Strongyloides stercoralis hyper-infection and some other diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Praziquantel is used to treat diseases caused by infection with several types of internal/gastrointestinal, and external parasites, including: Hydatid disease caused by infection of various organs with larval stages of tapeworms of the genus Echinococcus. (wikipedia.org)
  • parasites
  • Smith started studying the medical literature on how parasites might be useful in the treatment of inflammatory bowel disorders such as Crohn's disease. (go.com)
  • The study of parasites that cause economic losses in agriculture or aquaculture operations, or which infect companion animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • His 1684 book Osservazioni intorno agli animali viventi che si trovano negli animali viventi (Observations on Living Animals, that are in Living Animals) described and illustrated over 100 parasites including the human roundworm. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rodents
  • Rat-bite fever is contacted by bites or scratches from an infected rodent, contaminated food or beverages with either bacteria, or by handling rodents with the disease, without necessariliy being bitten or scratched by the rodent. (wikipedia.org)
  • fungus
  • Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (/bəˌtreɪkoʊˈkɪtriəm ˈdɛndroʊbətaɪdɪs/ bə-TRAY-koh-KIT-ree-əm DEN-droh-bə-ty-dis), also known as Bd or the amphibian chytrid fungus, is a fungus that causes the disease chytridiomycosis in amphibians. (wikipedia.org)
  • He discovered that the muscardine disease of silkworms was caused by a living, very small, parasitic organism, a fungus that would be named eventually Beauveria bassiana in his honor. (wikipedia.org)
  • fungal
  • For example, the big-vein disease of lettuce was long thought to be caused by a member of the fungal division Chytridiomycota, namely Olpidium brassicae. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1998
  • In the decade after it was first discovered in 1998, the disease devastated amphibian populations around the world, in a global decline towards multiple extinctions, part of the Holocene extinction. (wikipedia.org)
  • worms
  • Stories of other patients with autoimmune diseases, like Smith, who are deliberately infecting themselves with worms have surfaced. (go.com)
  • stages
  • It goes through two parasitic stages, one where it parasitizes as a secondary host a flounder or lumpsucker, and another stage where it parasitizes as a primary host a cod or other fishes of the cod family (gadoids). (wikipedia.org)
  • specifically
  • More specifically, drawing from animal studies from his laboratory, pig whipworms appear to activate cells that regulate the immune system so that it doesn't overreact. (go.com)
  • smallpox
  • Vaccines have eliminated naturally occurring smallpox, and nearly eliminated polio, while other diseases, such as typhus, rotavirus, hepatitis A and B and others are well controlled. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1983, Enzo Paoletti and Dennis Panicali at the New York Department of Health devised a strategy to produce recombinant DNA vaccines by using genetic engineering to transform ordinary smallpox vaccine into vaccines that may be able to prevent other diseases. (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)
  • cancers
  • Cancers are a large family of diseases that involve abnormal cell growth with the potential to invade or spread to other parts of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • human
  • Mitochondrial dysfunction is very often associated with a variety of human diseases that occur across a life span, from early childhood to late in life. (pvlsi.org)
  • Can a human being become so immune just like animals? (physicsforums.com)
  • Simian HTLV-1 genotypes are interspersed in between the human genotypes indicating frequent animal-human and human-animal transmission. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although Aronson isolated this mycobacterium in 1926 from a fish, it was not until 1951 that it was found to be the cause of human disease by Linell and Norden. (wikipedia.org)
  • The infected tick will be carried by its rodent host and infect another host (animal or human) as it feeds. (wikipedia.org)
  • cause
  • The disease complex they cause, known as leishmaniosis or leishmaniasis, is endemic in large areas of the tropics, subtropics, and the Mediterranean basin, affecting more than 98 countries. (springer.com)
  • The fact that most animals you see in the rain do not end up sick is simply a sign that rain in and of itself does not cause sickness. (physicsforums.com)
  • He preceded Louis Pasteur in the discovery that microorganisms can be the cause of disease (the germ theory of disease). (wikipedia.org)
  • The research to find the cause of this disease took him 25 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, attenuated forms of a pathogen can convert to a dangerous form and may cause disease in immunocompromised vaccine recipients (such as those with AIDS). (wikipedia.org)
  • This is seen in cats, and is the proposed cause for feline ischemic encephalopathy and a suggestive causative agent of feline idiopathic vestibular disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • They cause the disease ascaridiasis in birds. (wikipedia.org)
  • frequent
  • Although neuromuscular degenerative diseases are more frequent, almost every tissue is associated with pathological conditions due to mitochondrial dysfunction. (pvlsi.org)
  • vaccination
  • DNA vaccination is a technique for protecting against disease by injection with genetically engineered DNA so cells directly produce an antigen, producing a protective immunological response. (wikipedia.org)
  • Veterinary
  • it's of worth to veterinary practitioners, animal healthiness advisors, technical representatives, cattle manufacturers and veterinary students. (croustiglam.com)
  • populations
  • Inadequate hygiene and sanitation, as seen in some European countries, also contribute to increase rodent populations and higher risks of rodent borne disease transmission. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • Conventional vaccines cover a small number of diseases, while other infections kill millions of people every year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Palliative care is particularly important in people with advanced disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus, it is common for people diagnosed with cancer to have been treated for other diseases, which were hypothesized to be causing their symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • skin
  • The group of animals with spiny skin and tube feet, which they can use to exert great pressure (suction) and pull their prey open, is. (studystack.com)
  • various
  • Sensitivity reactions: Urticaria, rash, pruritus and eosinophilia in white blood cell counts Other locations/body as a whole: Lower back pain, myalgia, arthralgia, fever, sweating, various cardiac arrhythmias, and hypotension Animal studies have failed to reveal evidence of fetal harm. (wikipedia.org)
  • fish
  • M. marinum sometimes causes a rare disease known as aquarium granuloma, which typically affects individuals who work with fish or keep home aquariums. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • Sea Cucumber is a marine animal that's has a wide array of health benefits. (herbaltor.men)
  • Animal Husbandry is very focused on health issues related to genetic diseases - e.g., hip dysplasia is some dog breeds. (physicsforums.com)
  • Jan. 11, 2018- A new probe enables iron imaging in living animals, providing a unique tool for studying iron's contributions to health and disease. (vanderbilt.edu)
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) states that control and prevention of vector-borne diseases are emphasizing "Integrated Vector Management (IVM)", which is an approach that looks at the links between health and environment, optimizing benefits to both. (wikipedia.org)
  • eggs
  • Eight years ago, New Yorker Herbert Smith did the unthinkable -- he swallowed thousands of pig whipworm eggs in a desperate bid to quell his advancing Crohn's disease. (go.com)
  • among
  • However, L. branchialis is probably the most serious parasitic crustacean among cod. (wikipedia.org)
  • Praziquantel, sold under the brandname Biltricide among others, is a medication used to treat a number of types of parasitic worm infections. (wikipedia.org)
  • domestic
  • His studies of 1807 concerned mal de segno (also known as muscardine, after a French candy), a lethal disease of domestic silkworms (Bombyx mori). (wikipedia.org)
  • causes
  • The long-term objectives of my group are to understand how mitochondrial dysfunction leads to neurodegeneration and diseases such as cancer and diabetes, as well as the molecular, biochemical, and physiological causes of mitochondrial dysfunction. (pvlsi.org)