Plaque Forming Unit

Known as: [PFU], {PFU}, PFU 
A measure of viable infectious entities (e.g. viral particles or group of particles) in the specimen or product defined as the smallest quantity that… (More)
National Institutes of Health

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1962-2018
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2008
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2008
The use of nanotechnology and nanomaterials in medical research is growing. Silver-containing nanoparticles have previously… (More)
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2005
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2005
West Nile virus (WNV) is a mosquito-borne flavivirus that is neurotropic in humans, birds, and other animals. While adaptive… (More)
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2005
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2005
Since virus concentrations in drinking waters are generally below the detection limit, the infectious risk from drinking water… (More)
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2005
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2005
The dengue (DEN) viruses are positive-strand RNA viruses in the genus Flavivirus. Dengue fever and dengue hemorrhagic fever… (More)
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2003
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2003
C57BL/6J mice infected intravenously with the Sarafend strain of West Nile virus (WNV) develop a characteristic central nervous… (More)
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2001
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2001
A nested-PCR method was used to detect the occurrence of human adenovirus in coastal waters of Southern California. Twenty- to… (More)
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1999
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1999
An H5N1 avian influenza A virus was transmitted to humans in Hong Kong in 1997. Although the virus causes systemic infection and… (More)
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1998
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1998
A study of the presence of human viruses (adenoviruses, enteroviruses, and hepatitis A viruses [HAVs]) in environmental and… (More)
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1996
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1996
Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) infection of the murine cornea induces the rapid infiltration of neutrophils. We investigated… (More)
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1994
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1994
We have administered a recombinant adenovirus vector (AdCFTR) containing the normal human CFTR cDNA to the nasal and bronchial… (More)
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