emerging pathogen

emerging pathogen

Public health Any pathogen that ↑ incidence of an epidemic outbreak Examples Cryptosporidium, E coli O157:H7, Hantavirus, multidrug resistant pneumococci, vancomycin-resistant enterococci. See Emergent disease.
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Contract Awarded for Rapid identification and analysis of virulence and persistence of the emerging pathogen Candida auris
lari has attracted the California team's attention because it is "what we consider an emerging pathogen," Millet says.
Many of the birds were victims of the emerging pathogen called West Nile virus.
Acute research needs are deficiencies in knowledge that must be addressed to establish control of an emerging pathogen.
He will present the study results at the Society for Applied Microbiology Winter Meeting 2011: "Propionibacterium acnes: an emerging pathogen.
These investigations emphasize 1) the need for laboratory training in the identification of emerging pathogens and 2) the importance of confirmation by reference laboratories as an early step in the investigation of any apparent outbreak caused by an emerging pathogen.
In summary, this first report of a respiratory tract infection with hBoV in an adult immunocompromised patient strongly supports the assumption that hBoV is an emerging pathogen that requires our attention, even for adult patients (1-3).
Contract Awarded for Research and development program designed to develop a technology platform to identify and subsequently induce the production of protective antibodies to an emerging pathogen directly in an infected or exposed individual
Echinococcus multilocularis: an emerging pathogen in Hungary and Central Eastern Europe?
Presence of an emerging pathogen of amphibians in introduced bullfrogs Rana catesbeiana in Venezuela.

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