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It has been proposed that acute infections could serve as triggers for the development of chronic inflammatory diseases. However, supporting evidence for this idea has been lacking. Yasmine Belkaid and colleagues now show that an acute gastrointestinal ...

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There's a scarier possibility linked with CRISPR, too: Scientists — or anyone with access to a basic biology lab — could unleash genetic mutations that could spread fairly easily through a population of animals, and the results could be irreversible.

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

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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