Blood-Borne Pathogens

Known as: blood borne pathogens, bbp, bloodborne pathogen 
Infectious organisms, including pathogenic bacteria, viruses, and fungi, that are present in the BLOOD.
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2013
Review
2013
The spleen is the main filter for blood-borne pathogens and antigens, as well as a key organ for iron metabolism and erythrocyte… (More)
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2009
2009
Context Splenectomy is associated with infection, but the magnitude of risk is unclear. Contribution This study compared the risk… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND We wanted to determine the incidence of anti-hepatitis C virus (HCV) seroconversion after percutaneous exposure to… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND In surgery, intact gloves protect the surgeon from bloodborne pathogens and the surgical wound from microorganisms on… (More)
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1999
1999
Removal of introns from pre-mRNA is an essential step of gene expression. The splicing reaction is catalyzed in a large complex… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The yeast splicing factor BBP (branchpoint bridging protein) interacts directly with pre-mRNA at or very near the highly… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Drug injectors are at risk for infection with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and other blood-borne pathogens through the… (More)
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Review
1995
Review
1995
Injection drug users are at high risk for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. In Baltimore, Maryland, the prevalence of anti-HCV… (More)
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1980
1980
A field trial was conducted to assess the value of medicated early weaning for obtaining pigs free from some of the pathogens… (More)
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