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infected

adjective Referring to a host with an infection.
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Suitable conditions for transmission in the kudu population after initial infection by rabid carnivores are provided by the social behavior of kudus, such as browsing on thorny acacia trees and resultant lesions in the kudus' oral cavity, and excretion of relatively high titers of virus in the saliva of infected animals (15).
To model that reaction, Katze and his colleagues infected groups of mice with one of four viruses: the reconstructed 1918 flu strain, either of two strains constructed to carry subsets of the 1918 flu's genes, or a contemporary flu strain.
Tens of millions of infected chickens have either died from the disease or been purposely destroyed by people to stop the spread of H5N1.
The good news is that infected women who become pregnant do not have higher rates of miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy and stillbirth than women not infected with the virus, indicating that HIV-positive status does not necessarily affect the pregnancy itself.
In a lab experiment, researchers found that more than 60 percent of lobsters living with infected partners died within 80 days.
This occurs when a single host is infected with two or more subtypes at once.
OTCBB:AEMD), San Diego, has announced that human clinical trials to treat patients infected with the Hepatitis-C virus (HCV) are now underway at the Apollo Hospital in New Delhi, India.
Eighty-four percent of women in a multicenter study who were offered a rapid HW test during labor agreed to be tested; the test proved to be highly reliable and thus gave women who had not known that they were infected an opportunity to receive treatment aimed at preventing transmission of the virus to their infant during delivery.
It was the first infected bird found in Los Angeles County so far this year.
SoBig carries an attachment that, if opened, instructs the infected computer to communicate with other host computers, further infecting them.
Staph can rub off the skin of an infected person onto the skin of another person during prolonged (skin to skin) contact between them.
Reuters) - The outbreak of the Nimda computer worm, which has spread rapidly across the Internet, appeared to have peaked on Wednesday for the powerful server machines that drive the Web, but the number of infected PCs may never be known, computer security experts said.