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American Society for Microbiology

American Society for Microbiology
The New West Nile? A team of French and Brazilian researchers warn that chikungunya virus is poised to invade, and become epidemic in the Americas. Read more Browse the preliminary program and register for the 2014 General Meeting in Boston. Read more Probiotic Helps Autism Symptoms

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Sécurité de l'alimentation humaine et animale - Introduction Bienvenue sur le site de la "sécurité alimentaire", qui fait partie du site de la DG Santé et protection des consommateurs. L'objectif premier de la politique de la Commission européenne en matière de sécurité alimentaire est de garantir un niveau élevé de protection de la santé humaine et des intérêts des consommateurs dans le domaine alimentaire, tout en tenant compte de sa diversité, et notamment des produits traditionnels, et en assurant le fonctionnement efficace du marché intérieur. Le principe directeur de la Commission, défini principalement dans son Livre blanc sur la sécurité alimentaire, consiste à appliquer une approche intégrée de l'étable à la table couvrant l'ensemble des secteurs de la chaîne alimentaire, dont notamment la production d'aliments pour animaux, la production primaire, la transformation des denrées alimentaires, l'entreposage, le transport et la vente au détail.

Table of Contents: Microbiology Contents... Cell Biology Microbiology microbiologypowerpointpresentations - sciencepowerpoints Microbiology PowerPoint Lectures The Power Point lectures available through these web pages are actual lectures used in 100-level college biology courses. The list of Microbiology PPT lectures is near the bottom of this page. Please check back regularly, as these lectures are usually updated every 8 to 16 weeks. NOTE!! If You're Having PROBLEMS DOWNLOADING A LECTURE >>> History of Microbiology Lecture Materials from the Virtual Microbiology Classroom History of Microbiology Main Page Virtual Microbiology Classroom of Science Prof Online History of Microbiology Lecture Materials These are the FREE History of Microbiology Lecture materials of the Virtual Microbiology Classroom.

MicrobeWiki MicrobeWiki is a free wiki resource on microbes and microbiology, authored by students at many colleges and universities. Curated pages such as those linked to the Taxonomy Index are reviewed and updated by microbiologists at Kenyon College. Student pages authored independently, or for coursework, are not monitored further. Interested readers are encouraged to add information, after registering a free account. Biotechnology Program Under Toxic Substances Control Act(TSCA) Under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), EPA regulates the use of intergeneric microorganisms in commerce or commercial research. EPA considers intergeneric microorganisms to be those formed from organisms in different genera (genera is the plural of genus, which is a level in a taxonomic classification system based on the relatedness of organisms) or those microorganisms formed with synthetic DNA not from the same genus. EPA believes that intergeneric microorganisms have a sufficiently high likelihood of expressing new traits or new combinations of traits to be termed "new" and warrant EPA review.

Microbiology Laboratory METX119L Microbiology Laboratory METX119L SPRING 2014 meets on: Mondays: 12:30-1:40 in Physcial Sciences 140 (Mandatory Discussion Section) Tuesdays and Thursdays: 2-5 PM (Laboratory Sessions) course administered through eCOMMONS: 4/18/2014: Here is the specific guidlines to Laboratory Report #1 on the abundance of bacteria in fresh produce (pdf link).

Vaccine denialism Fears about vaccines were excusable when they were new, but present concerns are groundless. The Anti-vaccination movement (or vaccine hysteria) is an irrational trend of mistrust of vaccination that is almost as old as the technique itself. The movement (more mockingly referred to as "Anti-vaxxers") blame vaccines, or their ingredients, for a range of maladies whose mechanisms are rejected or have not been explained by current scientific research. Some of these maladies can often be childhood illnesses in order to increase the emotive factor of the argument. The ubiquity of vaccination often makes it an easy target for blame. History of Vaccine Schedule Every year since 1995 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), and American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) has endorsed an annual childhood immunization schedule. Prior to 1995, these groups updated the immunization schedule every few years as needed. The first vaccines: Smallpox, diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis Edward Jenner invented a method to protect against smallpox in 1796. The method involved taking material from a blister of someone infected with cowpox and inoculating it into another person’s skin; this was called arm-to-arm inoculation. However by the late 1940s, scientific knowledge had developed enough, so that large-scale vaccine production was possible and disease control efforts could begin in earnest.

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