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inoculation

 [ĭ-nok″u-la´shun]
introduction of pathogenic microorganisms, injective material, serum, or other substances into tissues of living organisms or into culture media; introduction of a disease agent into a healthy individual to produce a mild form of the disease, followed by immunity.

in·oc·u·la·tion

(in-ok-yū-lā'shŭn), Avoid the misspelling innoculation.
Introduction into the body of the causative organism of a disease. Also sometimes used, incorrectly, to mean immunization with any type of vaccine.

inoculation

(ĭ-nŏk′yə-lā′shən)
n.
The act or an instance of inoculating, especially the introduction of an antigenic substance or vaccine into the body to produce immunity to a specific disease.

in·oc·u·la·tion

(i-nok'yū-lā'shŭn)
Introduction into the body of the causative organism of a disease.

inoculation

Immunization or vaccination. The procedure by which the immune system is stimulated into producing protective antibodies (IMMUNOGLOBULINS) to specific infective agents, such as viruses and bacteria by the introduction into the body of safe forms of the organism or of its ANTIGENIC elements.

inoculation

the introduction of biological material (the inoculum) into a medium such as a living organism, synthetic substrate or soil.

in·oc·u·la·tion

(i-nok'yū-lā'shŭn)
Introduction into the body of causative organism of a disease. Also used, incorrectly, to mean immunization with a vaccine.

Patient discussion about inoculation

Q. Do Vaccines cause Autism? I have heard all over the news lately that the vaccines we give our children can cause Autism. Is this true? Is it dangerous? Should I vaccinate my one year old son?

A. NO

Andrew Wakefield MD started the controversy when publish the idea in Lancet. He was paid 130,000 dollars to lie

Check this link for full story:
http://www.thedoctorsvideos.com/video/749/MMR-and-Autism-The-Andrew-Wakefield-Story

Q. Who Should Receive the Flu Vaccine? Should I go get vaccinated for the flu? I have been told it is advised only for certain people, so who should receive this vaccine?

A. before you would like to go on with any vaccination, you should check out this very long list of links and create your own opinion:

http://www.aegis.ch/neu/links.html

at the bottom you will also find links in english. vaccinations in general are very disputable/dubious and it is probably time that we learn about it.

Q. Does the flu vaccine protect from all kinds of flu? If I get a flu vaccine does that mean I am completely protected from getting the flu?

A. No, the vaccine does not give complete protection from all the flu types out there. The vaccine protects from the most common types of flu, which are: H3N2, H1N1 and one B virus.

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These workshops are an initiative of the GRDC investment Increasing the effectiveness of nitrogen fixation in pulse crops through extension and communication of improved inoculation and crop management practices in the southern region.
A randomized-block design with four replications was set up in a 4 x 2 factorial arrangement consisting of four patterns of nitrogen application [30 kg [ha.sup.-1] of N at sowing and 150 kg [ha.sup.-1] as cover (30 + 150); 30 kg [ha.sup.-1] of N at sowing, split into two applications of 75 kg [ha.sup.-1] as cover (30 + 75 + 75); 180 kg [ha.sup.-1] of N at sowing (180); and 150 kg ha-1 of N at sowing and 30 kg [ha.sup.-1] as cover (150 + 30)]; with and without inoculation of the seeds with A.
For this reason, one or two counties will take the lead in implementing HPV inoculations, while other schools will wait until the next semester.
Inoculation not only influences berseem clover production but also contributes to the yields of the crops grown subsequently (Khan et al., 1985).
For the third inoculation, roots were washed and 20[mu]L of the conidial suspension (1 x [10.sup.6] conidia x [mL.sup.-1]) was injected into three young roots using a syringe equipped with a fine needle.
Those vaccines are used on victims of dog bite and carabao-dung firecrackers, not for public inoculation.
The experiment was analyzed according to a split-plot-in-time design, considering the effects of treatment (1 hour before inoculation, 1 hour after inoculation, and 48 hours after inoculation) and time period (0, 7, 14, 21, and 28 days of incubation) and the treatment versus time period interaction.
Once planted, half of the plants of each inoculation treatment were fertilized with urea (NH2CONH2) dissolved in water at a concentration of 200 mM, each plant receiving 0.384 g of urea dissolved in 250 ml of water, once every 15 days during the rainy season (July to November).
A completely randomized experimental design was used in a differentiated double factorial scheme (4x4+1+2) consisting of four resistance inducers, four application times, an additional treatment represented by applications of copper oxychloride (1.75 g [L.sup.-1]), an inoculated control (with SDW only), and an absolute control (without inoculation).
Hence, the objectives of this study were (i) to establish Ganoderma infection via a newly developed Ganoderma artificial inoculation method and (ii) to determine the efficiency of in vivo interaction of Trichoderma harzianum and/or B.
Pith cells ten days after inoculation suggested the presence of inclusions (Figure 4C) and hyphae colonization (Figure 4C, D).