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infectious agent

Known as: Infectious Agents, Infective Agent, agents infectious 
Any organism, such as a virus, parasite, or bacterium, that is capable of invading body tissues and multiplying.
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Human coronaviruses (hCoVs) can be divided into low pathogenic and highly pathogenic coronaviruses. The low pathogenic CoVs… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Reactive oxygen species (ROS) and reactive nitrogen species (RNS, e.g. nitric oxide, NO(*)) are well recognised for playing a… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
146. In: 16th Annual Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America. Chicago, Ill; 2006. 950. Harvey MA. Critical-care-unit… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The aim of this study is to identify general properties of emerging infectious agents that determine the likely success of two… Expand
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2001
Review
2001
Considered by some to be among the simpler forms of life, viruses represent highly evolved natural vectors for the transfer of… Expand
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1999
Review
1999
SUMMARY Antiseptics and disinfectants are extensively used in hospitals and other health care settings for a variety of topical… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
From an analysis of the distributions of measures of transmission rates among hosts, we identify an empirical relationship… Expand
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Review
1993
Review
1993
Joseph T. Jerrett and Peter T. Lansbury, Jr. Department of Chemistry Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
A random-primed complementary DNA library was constructed from plasma containing the uncharacterized non-A, non-B hepatitis… Expand
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
The 11th edition of the Manual of Clinical Microbiology continues to set the standard for state-of-the-science laboratory… Expand