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A set line denoting the extremities of a country, government, legal jurisdiction or property. Borders for governments or jurisdictions are agreed between parties or set by a higher authority. Borders between properties are set by a government or the original owner. An owner of property sometimes may subdivide and sell pieces, thereby creating new borders within his old property.
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Rapid increase in pertactin-deficient Bordetella pertussis isolates, Australia.
The assay targets the IS481 and IS1001 sequence of the Bordetella pertussis and Bordetella pertussis genomes, respectively.
Quantification of the adenylate cyclase toxin of Bordetella pertussis in vitro and during respiratory infection.Infect Immun.
Transmission of Bordetella pertussis to young infants.
van der Maas et al., "Immunological signatures after Bordetella pertussis infection demonstrate importance of pulmonary innate immune cells," PLoS ONE, vol.
To our knowledge, this is the first case to report a previously undetected problem in a critically ill pediatric patient with Bordetella pertussis and thiamine deficiency on VA ECMO versus a consequence of an isolated series of medical mishaps.
The original diagnosis had been confirmed by a positive result for Bordetella pertussis nasopharyngeal aspirate specimen culture and the disease had been treated with erythromycin.
Nine bacteria were measured, including Acinetobacter baumannii, Enterobacter aerogenes, Escherichia coli, Klebsiella ornithinolytica, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus haemolyticus, and Bordetella pertussis. One fungus (yeast) was also detected.
Purchases of reagent kits for detection of respiratory bacteria Mycoplasma pneumoniae, Chlamydophila pneumoniae, Bordetella pertussis, Bordetella parapertussis, Legionella pneumophila, Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae.
The high contagious disease, which is an infection of the respiratory system, is caused by the bacterium Bordetella pertussis. In some countries it is called the 100 days" cough.
Bordetella pertussis infects up to 80% of exposed, naive individuals and is particularly risky for infants, the researchers noted.
On September 5, 2014, the public health department of a Maryland hospital was notified of a case of Bordetella pertussis infection confirmed by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in a staff health care worker (HCW).