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Methicillin (Oxacillin)-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Strains Isolated from Major Food Animals and Their Potential Transmission to Humans
  • J. Lee
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Applied and Environmental Microbiology
  • 1 November 2003
ABSTRACT From May 2001 to April 2003, various types of specimens from cattle, pigs, and chickens were collected and examined for the presence of methicillin (oxacillin)-resistant StaphylococcusExpand
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Vitamin D deficiency an important, common, and easily treatable cardiovascular risk factor?
Vitamin D deficiency is a highly prevalent condition, present in approximately 30% to 50% of the general population. A growing body of data suggests that low 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels may adverselyExpand
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Prevalence of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in Swine: an 18-Month Survey at a Slaughterhouse in Massachusetts
ABSTRACT Slaughterhouse pig samples were analyzed by PCR for Enterocytozoon bieneusi infection. Thirty-two percent were found to be positive, with rates being higher over the summer months. ThreeExpand
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Age, sexual behavior and human papillomavirus infection in oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancers
There are few well‐established patient risk factors associated with human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in cancers of the oral cavity and oropharynx. The purpose of this study was to determine ifExpand
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Odontogenic keratocyst: Review of 256 cases for recurrence and clinicopathologic parameters.
Odontogenic keratocyst (OKC) is of particular interest because of its high recurrence rate and aggressive behavior. Two hundred fifty-six cases of OKC were reviewed for the age of the patient atExpand
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National Cancer Data Base report on malignant paragangliomas of the head and neck
Malignant paragangliomas of the head and neck are rare, with previous reports limited to nine or fewer patients. The current review included 59 cases extracted from the National Cancer Data Base thatExpand
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Antimicrobial resistance of Salmonella isolated from food animals: A review
Abstract Salmonella enterica is recognized as one of the most common causes of bacterial foodborne illness worldwide. The majority of Salmonella infections are attributed to consumption ofExpand
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The PDZ Binding Motif of Human Papillomavirus Type 16 E6 Induces PTPN13 Loss, Which Allows Anchorage-Independent Growth and Synergizes with Ras for Invasive Growth
ABSTRACT The human papillomavirus (HPV) oncogene E6 has been shown to perform multiple functions (p53 degradation, telomerase activation, etc.) that play a role in oncogenic transformation. BeyondExpand
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Virulence and outer membrane properties of a galU mutant of Klebsiella pneumoniae CG43.
Non-mucoid mutants of a Klebsiella pneumoniae wild type strain CG43 were generated by transposon mutagenesis. One of the mutants was incapable of fermenting galactose and was designated CG43-17.Expand
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HPV16‐E6 associated hTERT promoter acetylation is E6AP dependent, increased in later passage cells and enhanced by loss of p300
The E6 oncoprotein from high‐risk HPV types activates human telomerase reverse transcriptase (hTERT) transcription in human keratinocytes. Studies on how E6 regulates hTERT have implicated E‐box orExpand
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