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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/309788
Description: Two Gram-reaction-negative, rod-shaped, motile bacteria, designated strains U82 and U95T, were isolated from the marine alga Ulva australis collected at Sharks Point, Clovelly, a rocky intertidal zone ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/276707
Description: Platelets, as well as regulating blood hemostasis, are an important component of the body's defense against invading microbial pathogens. We previously reported that platelets protect during malaria i ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/274572
Description: PURPOSE: Bacterial adhesion to contact lenses is believed to be the initial step for the development of several adverse reactions that occur during lens wear such as microbial keratitis. This study ex ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/203524
Description: This cross-sectional study aimed to compare dietary intake in people living with HIV (PLHIV) experiencing symptoms of depression with those not reporting depression. The Centre for Epidemiologic Studi ... More
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Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 110800 Medical Microbiology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/158414
Description: The finding of a double capsule surrounding breast implants is a recognized complication of breast augmentation surgery. In a recent review, double capsules were identified in 14 of 626 breast implant ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/310246
Description: The pre-antibiotic era was characterised by the lack of antibiotics and hence, the lack of adequate means for the treatment of numerous infectious diseases. The ground-breaking discovery of penicillin ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/291435
Description: The invasive properties of Pseudomonas aeruginosa pose a serious threat to the wellbeing of cystic fibrosis (CF) patients; however the specific factors affecting invasiveness are not well understood, ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/145191
Description: Objective: During the early stages of pandemics, when resource planning occurs, the epidemiological parameters of the agent are often poorly described. These estimates are typically derived from metro ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/163649
Description: Antibiotics were one of the great discoveries of the 20th century. However, resistance appeared even in the earliest years of the antibiotic era. Antibiotic resistance continues to become worse, despi ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 110800 Medical Microbiology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/157487
Description: Genetic linkage studies of the host response to Leishmania major, the causative agent of cutaneous leishmaniasis, have identified significant genetic complexity in humans and mice. In the mouse model, ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 110800 Medical Microbiology
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/118133
Description: The early phase after hepatitis B virus infection could play a crucial role in clearance and/or persistence of the virus, particularly in neonates. This work compared the early phase of duck hepatitis ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1144921
Description: Four species of Rickettsia are recognized as endemic to Australia. This study reports the detection of a new spotted fever group Rickettsia in the common marsupial tick Ixodes tasmani Neumann collecte ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1158012
Description: Cryptosporidium, is the most common non-viral cause of diarrhea worldwide. Of the 5 described species that contribute to the majority of human infections, C. parvum is of major interest due to its zoo ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/42384
Description: Integrons facilitate the capture of potentially adaptive exogenous genetic material by their host genomes. It is now clear that integrons are not limited to the clinical contexts in which they were or ... More
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Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/132645
Description: Many viruses including HIV, hepatitis C and hepatitis B, have an outer lipid envelope which maintains inserted viral peptides in the “correct” functional conformation and orientation. Disruption of th ... More
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