Flu Symptoms and Diagnosis

Flu Symptoms and Diagnosis

Female Voiceover: At this point in your life, you’ve probably been infected with the influenza virus. So think back, if you can, on what was probably a pretty miserable experience. Think of the symptoms that you had. All the symptoms that we feel when we’re sick with the flu are related to the course that

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Abenteuer Diagnose: Borreliose | Visite | NDR

Abenteuer Diagnose: Borreliose | Visite | NDR

Seit über zwei Jahren kämpft Michael Schieferdecker gegen Schmerzen im ganzen Körper. Er kann nicht mehr. Verzweifelt ruft er seine Partnerin an. Wo er sachte: “Wenn jetzt ‘ne Brücke in der Nähe wäre, wüsste ich, was ich tu.” Also da hatte ich Schiss. Hatte ich richtig Schiss. Wenn ich auf einer Skala von 1 bis

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The Dynamics of Malaria

The Dynamics of Malaria

My name is Calistus Ngonghala I am a postdoctoral fellow at the National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis Generally speaking I am interested In the dynamics of Infectious disease transmition And I am also interested in feedback Between infectious diseases and income My current research focuses on using Mathematica and computational techniques To understand

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What If We Killed All the Mosquitoes?

What If We Killed All the Mosquitoes?

Mosquitoes suck. Not just literally, their bites are also itchy and annoying, and certain species transmit parasites and viruses — like the ones that cause Malaria, Yellow Fever, and Zika — infecting and killing hundreds of thousands of people every year. And when we told you about the Zika virus two weeks ago, a lot

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Zika virus:  All you need to know

Zika virus: All you need to know

Since April 2015 the large, ongoing outbreak of Zika virus that began in Brazil has spread to much of South and Central America, and the Caribbean. This has lead to widespread concerns about the virus. Furthermore, in February 2016 the Word Health Organisation declared the Zika virus outbreak in Latin America to be an international

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Virus Vectors and Packaging Cell Lines

Virus Vectors and Packaging Cell Lines

intro music Viral vectors, such as the HIV-1 derived lentiviral vectors gives you stable integration of your gene of interest into the host genome. into the host genome. The lentivirus vector plasmid is constructed by flanking the genes to be transferred with viral sequences. to be transferred with viral sequences. transferred with viral sequences. The

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