Disease Vectors

Known as: Vector (Infectious Agent), Vector, Infectious Disease Vectors 
An invertebrate animal (e.g., tick, mite, mosquito, bloodsucking fly) capable of transmitting an infectious agent among vertebrates.
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The expansion of global air travel and seaborne trade overcomes geographic barriers to insect disease vectors, enabling them to… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
The elegant mechanisms by which naturally occurring selfish genetic elements, such as transposable elements, meiotic drive genes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Attempts to generate reliable and versatile vectors for gene therapy and biomedical research that express multiple genes have met… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
A “plant gene vector cassette” to be used in combination with various Escherichia coli gene-cloning vectors was constructed. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The nucleotide sequence of the 1.9-kb PstI fragment from pRO1614, that allows stable maintenance of pMB1 (ColE1)-based cloning… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
We have constructed cloning vectors for the conjugal transfer of DNA from Escherichia coli to Streptomyces spp. All vectors… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
A series of yeast shuttle vectors and host strains has been created to allow more efficient manipulation of DNA in Saccharomyces… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
We describe several new vectors for the construction of operon and protein fusions to the Escherichia coli lacZ gene. In vitro… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Host-vector systems have been developed for gene cloning in the metabolically versatile bacterial genus Pseudomonas. They… (More)
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