However, human modification to natural wildlife habitats and human behavior, such as deforestation, which causes range expansion of the tick vector for Kyasanur Forest disease
in India, also create opportunities for emergence of zoonotic diseases
belongs to the cluster of deadly brain ailments, such as mad cow disease
, that are spread by misshapen prion proteins (SN: 11/30/02, p.
These grants may be used for plan, pilot, or implement trials that evaluate pharmacologic, dietary, surgical, or behavioral interventions for the prevention or treatment of kidney or urologic disease
In 1969, Rosai and Dorfman (1) described 4 cases of a disease
they called sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (SHML).
Not only did I mourn his death, I also mourned what he had lost" to this disease
, she says.
When I went to school we were told, 'This disease
won't go from a dog to a cat.
But at the time, no one had ever heard of mad cow disease
Oxagen is exploiting its comprehensive genetic, expression and functional data, combined with extensive disease
related clinical resources to validate GPCRs as drug targets.
And he blames the expansion of the disease
on the game farm industry and state agricultural agencies that act more as game farm patrons than as regulators.
Consider further that the FDA has never approved CT for screening any part of the body for any specific disease
, let alone for screening the whole body when there are no specific symptoms of disease
The effects of the disease
, he adds, are "going to get a lot worse" before the situation improves.
Although we traditionally think in terms of one gene, one messenger RNA, one protein, and one disease
if there is a mutation, we now know it can be far more complicated.