abortus


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abortus

[ə′bȯrd·əs]
(medicine)
An aborted fetus.
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Update: potential exposures to attenuated vaccine strain Brucella abortus RB51 during a laboratory proficiency test--United States and Canada, 2007.
Periplasmic location of Brucella abortus Cu-Zn superoxide dismutase.
Prevalence of Brucella abortus and Brucella canis antibodies in dogs in Nigeria.
abortus, a univaried analysis by means of poin and interval estimate of odds ratio (OR).
These seroprevalences are much lower than those documented among elk that used feedgrounds at the National Elk Refuge in Wyoming using similar tests to detect antibodies against Brucella abortus (25%, 95% CI = 20-31 as cited in Table 1 of Ferrari and Garrott, 2002).
Completion of the genome sequence of Brucella abortus and comparison to the highly similar genomes of Brucella melitensis and Brucella suis.
Se aprecio una mayor seroconversion por parte de los veterinarios para Streptococus suis (6 %), Brucella abortus (4,9 %) y Leptospira (3,9 %), mientras que los criadores de cerdos mostraron una mayor seroconversion para hantavirus (1,6 %), y virus de la coriomeningitis linfocitica (2,6 %), evidenciando una clara relacion de la exposicion humana con el contacto de animales (20).
The image of Abortus grown into a baby with a frog's head recurs, once reading the book "My Father's Dreams" with the name of the author obscured.
Although Brucella abortus can sUrvive in snow and ice, it quickly perishes in sunlight and dry, warm weather--the conditions that greet cattle on the open range in summer.
Brucella abortus is essentially a pathogen of the reproductive tract, but most transmission occurs directly by the licking of aborted foetuses and grazing contaminated forage.