vaccina


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Related to vaccina: cowpox, vaccinia virus
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Synonyms for vaccina

a local infection induced in humans by inoculation with the virus causing cowpox in order to confer resistance to smallpox

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A number of new Florida records, including Chionomus balboae (Muir & Giffard, 1924), Delphacodes vaccina Caldwell, 1951, Euides guaduae (Muir, 1926), Tagosodes approximatus (Crawford, 1914), T.
bank onal ices entn And make sure if you are in an risk' group for flu -you get vaccina before the full onset of winter so t you benefit from the full protection vaccine can give you.
And this is set to improve further with the cervical cancer vaccina t i o n programme receiving the green light this month which has the ability to reduce the mortality rate of cervical cancer by 50% in the next 10 years".
10) The authors of Smallpox and its Eradication go on to note that the inactivation of the virus at various temperatures occurs rapidly at first then drops to, 'a much slower rate' (11) then ask whether, 'this phenomenon provides an explanation for the successful long-distance transportation of vaccina virus .
Adam McDermott edged out Andy Matthews after they both finished with 44 points in one Shop Stableford with Michael Evans third on 42, and in a second Evans won with 35 from Paul Woolf (32) and Samuele Vaccina (32).