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UBC engineers develop cheap, hand-held biochemistry lab - Design ENGINEERING

Engineers at the University of British Columbia's Okanagan campus have developed a hand-sized biochemistry laboratory capable of detecting infectious diseases in microscopic drops of blood or the presence of chemical weapons and other biohazards.

Looking Ahead: Precision Immunology in Cancer - Newswise (press release)

Newswise (press release)
A similar revolution has taken place in immunology, a field that focuses on how the immune system helps to fight infection and other diseases, including cancer. We have a much better understanding of both how the immune system can mediate tumor ...

Argos Therapeutics Director of Immunology to Speak at the GTCbio Novel ... - Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)

Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)
... the development and commercialization of fully personalized immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer and infectious diseases based on the ArcelisĀ® technology platform, today announced the company's director of immunology, Dr. Mark DeBenedette, ...

Diseases of Spathiphyllum

Gainesville - United States

D.J. Norman offers information on common pathogens affecting the Peace Lily.

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    Diseases of Spathiphyllum

United States

Taxonomy, description, distribution, and species list.

United Kingdom

Various species of Fusarium and Microdochium nivale can cause serious damage to cereals, grasses and other plants. Photographs and information.

Diseases of Aquatic Organisms

DAO covers all aspects of disease phenomena in aquatic organisms. Table of contents and abstracts. Free access to older archives.


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Infectious Diseases Lectures
United States

Dr. Chamberlain's Infectious Diseases Lectures for medical students at Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Powdery Mildew Diseases
United States

Article with a description of the pathogens of the order Erysiphales causing these diseases, their diagnosis, epidemiology and control.

United Kingdom

Photographs and information on the various Fusarium species which can cause disease on seeds, seedlings and adult plants.

Apoptosis in Renal Diseases
United States

Paper reviewing the current knowledge on the regulation of apoptosis with particular emphasis on renal cell death and apoptosis role in triggering renal disease.

Allergic Skin Diseases
United States

Dogs have allergies to certain substances, the three most common being food; inhaled substances; or injections such as vaccines, insect bites, or drugs.

United States

The endocrine system is composed of a network of organs and glands responsible for producing, storing, and secreting hormones that help to maintain and control vital functions such as growth, reproduction, and energy levels. There are several endocrine system diseases that result from disruptions in this complex system: Diabetes - One of the more prevalent endocrine system diseases, diabetes is a condition in which the pancreas does not produce