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anything that is injurious, destructive, or fatal

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a harmful or corrupting agency

a software program capable of reproducing itself and usually capable of causing great harm to files or other programs on the same computer

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Characteristics in the post-transplant followup for cases and controls Variable Cases Controls p n=31 n=62 Post-transplant followup Basal post-transplant creatinine, 1.2 (0.35) 1.18 (0.31) 0.39 mean (SD) Post-transplant basal GFR by MDMR, 71 (32.2) 71 (20.4) 1.0 ml/min/1.73[m.sup.2], mean (SD) 5-day graft ultrasound anomalies Hydronephrosis, n (%) 4 (12.9) 3 (4.8) 0.27 Perigraft fluid collection, n (%) 2 (6.5) 7 (11.3) 0.7 Distal intrarenal resistive index, 0.64 (0.12) 0.65 (0.08) 0.07 mean (SD) CMV infection, n (%) 2 (6.5) 4 (6.5) 1.0 BK virus infection 0 0 - Positive post-surgery urine culture 29 (29) 23 (37.1%) 0.44 CMV: cytomegalovirus; GFR: glomerular filtration rate; SD: standard deviation.
Paper Year Authors DNA Detection of BK virus 1997 Behzadbehbahani BK virus (BKV) in urine by polymerase et al.
Sequence variation in amplification target genes and standards influences interlaboratory comparison of BK virus DNA load measurement.
Shah, "Detection of BK virus and JC virus in urine and brain tissue by the polymerase chain reaction," Journal of Clinical Microbiology, vol.
Chang, "Inhibition of BK virus replication in human kidney cells by BK virus large tumor antigen-specific shRNA delivered by JC virus-like particles," Antiviral Research, vol.
BK virus and adenovirus are common infections complicating HSCT, both of which are capable of inflicting damage to the kidneys.
Serology was negative for the following: CMV, BK virus, Epstein-Barr virus, HIV, hepatitis C virus, delta virus, and parvovirus.
At the end of July he was allowed home but he was taken back into hospital two weeks later after catching the BK virus.
Escherichia coli pap Genes So- Youn, as well as Adenovirus Type 11 and Type 21, and BK Virus were Involved with Severe Urinary Tract Infection in Infants.