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Histone H3 and U2 snRNA DNA sequences and arthropod molecular evolution
The range of DNA sequences used to study the interrelationships of the major arthropod groups (chelicerates, myriapods, hexapods and crustaceans) is limited. Here we investigate the value of twoExpand
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Arthropod Cladistics: Combined Analysis of Histone H3 and U2 snRNA Sequences and Morphology
Morphological, developmental, ultrastructural, and gene order characters are catalogued for the same set of arthropod terminals as we have scored in a recent study of histone H3 and U2 snRNAExpand
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A review of the spider superfamilies Hypochiloidea and Austrochiloidea (Araneae, Araneomorphae). Bulletin of the AMNH ; v. 185, article 1
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A prospective study of 750 definite spider bites, with expert spider identification.
BACKGROUND Spider bite is a subject of much medical mythology with prevalent fears that spiders cause severe envenoming, with neurotoxic effects or necrotic ulcers. Clinical experience and smallExpand
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Latrodectism: a prospective cohort study of bites by formally identified redback spiders
Objective: To determine the spectrum of severity and early diagnostic predictors of redback spider bites (Latrodectus hasselti ), and to examine the effect of intramuscular redback antivenom.
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Causes of fever in adults on the Thai-Myanmar border.
A hospital-based study was conducted along the Thai-Myanmar border to provide greater knowledge of the causes of febrile illness and to determine what zoonotic and vector-borne emerging infectiousExpand
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Morphology and relationships within the spider family Filistatidae ( Araneae : Araneomorphae )
The morphology and generic relationships of the filistatid spiders are discussed, with emphasis upon genitalic and silk spinning structures. A c1adistic analysis of generic relationships is presentedExpand
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Mixed Mold Mycotoxicosis: Immunological Changes in Humans following Exposure in Water-Damaged Buildings
The study described was part of a larger multicenter investigation of patients with multiple health complaints attributable to confirmed exposure to mixed-molds infestation in water-damagedExpand
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Rapid serodiagnosis of leptospirosis using the IgM-specific Dot-ELISA: comparison with the microscopic agglutination test.
The dot enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (Dot-ELISA) was compared to the microscopic agglutination test (MA test) for the diagnosis of human leptospirosis. Of 177 sera from 68 soldiers who trainedExpand
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Bites by spiders of the family Theraphosidae in humans and canines.
Spiders of the family Theraphosidae occur throughout most tropical regions of the world. There have only been three case reports of bites by these spiders in Australia. The aim of this study was toExpand
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