Minimising invasiveness in diagnostics: developing a rapid urine ‐based monoclonal antibody dipstick test for malaria

ConclusionMAb UCP4W7 seems promising for diagnosing Plasmodium infection. Urine is a reliable biomarker source for developing non‐invasive malaria diagnostic tests. SDS‐PAGE and MAb‐based WBA appear explorable in assays for detecting different levels of Plasmodium parasitaemia.
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CONCLUSION: the application is a technological tool with potential to improve the work process in vaccination rooms and to reach the goals of vaccine coverage. It synchronizes data with the National Immunization Program Information System, thus enabling the maintenance of people's vaccination history. PMID: 31826166 [PubMed - in process]
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Four physicians were among six people detained and released on Tuesday. US Customs and Border Patrol agents said that giving the vaccinations was'not feasible. 'Medscape Medical News
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Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has few treatment options, with patients frequently experiencing shortness of breath. To address this most unwelcome symptom of COPD, Dr. Jake Brenner, a critical care physician specializing in pulmonology...
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CONCLUSIONS: In conclusion, the primary culture of chicken skeletal muscle cells is a good model for studying muscle cells infected with YF17DD virus. This culture system displays satisfactory emulation of the in vitro phenomenon observed, contributing to our understanding of virus infection dynamics and leading to the development of alternative methods of vaccine production. PMID: 31826129 [PubMed - in process]
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(Natural News) Because New York State has banned religious exemptions from “mandatory” vaccination, the Amish who live there are now being targeted by the state’s rogue Supreme Court, which recently decided that all Amish children attending private Amish schools must be vaccinated – no exceptions. Attorney Jason Mermigis from Long Island has been fighting on...
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Publication date: Available online 11 December 2019Source: Methods in MicrobiologyAuthor(s): Sukhadeo B. Barbuddhe, Jess Vergis, Deepak B. RawoolAbstractBrucellosis, caused by Brucella species, is a neglected, under reported and under recognized infection of worldwide distribution. Owing to its greater economic and zoonotic importance, control of brucellosis is a priority target set forth by the WHO and development agencies. The genus Brucella is comprised of 12 species. The four main species infecting humans and livestock populations include B. melitensis, B. abortus, B. suis, and B. canis. Brucellosis is a cause of acute...
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(Natural News) There are few subjects more controversial right now than that of vaccination. Thanks to one hysterical mainstream media story after the other declaring a measles outbreak with multiple deaths somewhere in the world, people who have valid questions about the health risks and potential long-term effects of vaccinations have been vilified by many....
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