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anything that is injurious, destructive, or fatal

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a harmful or corrupting agency

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To further characterize this calicivirus, a 326-bp fragment of the VP60 capsid gene was amplified using a universal lagovirus PCR (35).
RHDV K5 is a naturally occurring overseas strain of rabbit calicivirus that Australian rabbits dont have resistance toand the government, together with industry, research organisations and state and territory governments, has invested in its development and proposed roll out.
A forma recombinante do interferon-alfa humano foi inicialmente utilizada em seres humanos e tem sido usado com sucesso na medicina veterinaria no tratamento de infeccoes virais como FIV, FeLV, Calicivirus, Herpervirus e Peritonite infecciosa felina, revelando-se bastante promissora no tratamento do CGEF, nao so devido a sua acao anti-viral, mas tambem imunomoduladora (1, 24).
En contraste, hay pocos informes de astrovirus y de adenovirus entericos y ningun dato de calicivirus.
This is a very infectious disease caused by two viruses, feline calicivirus and feline herpesvirus.
The virus responsible, a calicivirus, has caused massive mortalities to the rabbit populations that have plagued the countryside and affected ecosystems since their introduction for sport by English pastoralists in 1859.
Researchers at the University of California Davis School of Veterinary Medicine said Friday they'd heard reports of pet owners being reluctant to take their cats to the vet for fear that their pets will contract hemorrhagic calicivirus, a rare infection that killed 15 cats in west Los Angeles earlier this month.
In addition, FeBb is more common and widespread than both feline calicivirus and feline herpesvirus, previously thought to be the most responsible for kitty colds.
Now a new infection--Rabbit Calicivirus Disease--doesn't require a carrier, but poses the danger of breeding more robust, resistant rabbits, possibly infecting native animals and people.
He is the field research leader in Canberra f or the Australia and New Zealand Rabbit Calicivirus Disease Program (ANZRCDP), a government and agricultural industry group.
BioReliance Corporation announced today that it has launched a fully validated assay which can sensitively detect the presence of Calicivirus 2117 in biological samples.
Studies suggest that inflammation of the gingiva may result from a cat's immune system trying to eliminate the virus in this region, but an important point is that in the vast majority of cases of calicivirus infections that affect the mouths of cats, the inflammation extends beyond the gingiva to include other regions of the lining of the mouth (i.
Whats really exciting about this work is it links the recoveries of the native mammals across vast tracts of South Australias inland deserts to Rabbit Haemorrhagic Disease (or rabbit calicivirus disease as its more commonly known), Minister Hunter said.
Este artigo descreve a atividade antiviral de dois extratos etanolicos de propolis de duas diferentes origens frente ao calicivirus felino (FCV), adenovirus canino tipo 2 (CAV-2) e virus da diarreia viral bovina (BVDV).