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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Interactions in the microbiome: communities of organisms and communities of genes

Eva Boon, Conor J. Meehan, Chris Whidden, Dennis H.-J. Wong, Morgan G.I. Langille and Robert G. Beiko.

in FEMS Microbiology Reviews

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 20180 words.

Progress in our understanding of microbial communities requires clearly articulated and applied definitions of communities and the entities that constitute them, as well as new approaches...

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Decoding molecular interactions in microbial communities

Nicole A. Abreu and Michiko E. Taga.

Edited by Aimee Shen.

in FEMS Microbiology Reviews

September 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 12530 words.

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Understanding how microbes interact is key to deciphering microbial community assembly and stability; approaches that span whole communities to single isolate...

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Methanogen communities in a municipal landfill complex in China

Wei Tang, Yangqing Wang, Yu Lei and Liyan Song.

Edited by Nathan Basiliko.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

May 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4265 words.

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Methanogen communities in a landfill.

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Experimental control of Triatoma infestans in poor rural villages of Bolivia through community participation

Frédéric Lardeux, Stéphanie Depickère, Claudia Aliaga, Tamara Chavez and Lilian Zambrana.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

February 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Immunology. 5608 words.

Background

Triatoma infestans is the main vector of Chagas disease in the southern cone countries. Present control strategies based on indoor...

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Community-level analysis of risk of vector-borne disease

Jennifer Orme Zavaleta and Philippe A. Rossignol.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

October 2004; p ublished online October 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 4376 words.

Abstract

Ecological community structure is particularly important in vector-borne zoonotic diseases with complex life cycles. Qualitative community model...

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Progression of a Recurrent Community-Acquired Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Infection

Britney R. Griffin and Lynne A. Hamilton.

in Laboratory Medicine

June 2010; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Microbiology. 2454 words.

The progression and therapeutic management of a community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection in a healthy, adult female was followed over the course of...

Individual variation of natural D.melanogaster-associated bacterial communities

Yun Wang and Fabian Staubach.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

P ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6049 words.

Abstract

Drosophila melanogaster has become an important model organism to study host-microbe interaction in the laboratory. However, the natural...

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Strongyloidiasis in a high risk community of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Yasmin Sultana, Gwendolyn L. Gilbert, Be-Nazir Ahmed and Rogan Lee.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

December 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 3424 words.

Abstract

Residents of a slum community of Dhaka city, Bangladesh were tested by serological and faecal examination for evidence of Strongyloides stercoralis ...

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Incidence of Trypanosoma cruzi infection in two Guatemalan communities

G. Paz-Bailey, C. Monroy, A. Rodas, R. Rosales, R. Tabaru, C. Davies and J. Lines.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

February 2002; p ublished online February 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

Abstract

The prevalence of human infection by Trypanosoma cruzi was assessed using an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) in a serological survey in...

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Reporting notifiable diseases: methods for improvement, attitudes and community outcome

S.L. Seneviratne, S.B. Gunatilake and H.J. de Silva.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

April 1997; p ublished online April 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

Abstract

Notification is an important source of health information. However, it suffers from the serious limitation of under-reporting, especially in ‘third...

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Development of a community-based intervention for the control of Chagas disease based on peridomestic animal management: an eco-bio-social perspective

Sandra M. De Urioste-Stone, Pamela M. Pennington, Elizabeth Pellecer, Teresa M. Aguilar, Gabriela Samayoa, Hugo D. Perdomo, Hugo Enríquez and José G. Juárez.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

February 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Immunology. 4711 words.

Background

Integrated vector management strategies depend on local eco-bio-social conditions, community participation, political will and inter-sectorial...

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Eco-bio-social research on community-based approaches for Chagas disease vector control in Latin America

Ricardo E. Gürtler and Zaida E. Yadon.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

February 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Immunology. 5320 words.

This article provides an overview of three research projects which designed and implemented innovative interventions for Chagas disease vector control in Bolivia, Guatemala and Mexico. The...

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Integrating participatory community mobilization processes to improve dengue prevention: an eco-bio-social scaling up of local success in Machala, Ecuador

Kendra Mitchell-Foster, Efraín Beltrán Ayala, Jaime Breilh, Jerry Spiegel, Ana Arichabala Wilches, Tania Ordóñez Leon and Jefferson Adrian Delgado.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

February 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Immunology. 4934 words.

Background

This project investigates the effectiveness and feasibility of scaling-up an eco-bio-social approach for implementing an integrated...

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Innovative community-based ecosystem management for dengue and Chagas disease prevention in low and middle income countries in Latin America and the Caribbean

Jacobo Finkelman.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

February 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Immunology. 1304 words.

In 2009, the WHO Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR) and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) launched a call for innovative...

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Plants of the fynbos biome harbour host species-specific bacterial communities

Tsakani Miyambo, Thulani P. Makhalanyane, Don A. Cowan and Angel Valverde.

Edited by Sergio Casella.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

August 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4871 words.

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Here we have revealed that fynbos plants host endophytic bacterial communities of relatively limited, but taxonomically diverse bacterial species. Endophytic...

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The vaginal bacterial communities of Japanese women resemble those of women in other racial groups

Xia Zhou, Melanie A. Hansmann, Catherine C. Davis, Haruo Suzuki, Celeste J. Brown, Ursel Schütte, Jacob D. Pierson and Larry J. Forney.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

March 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 5696 words.

Abstract

To determine whether different racial groups shared common types of vaginal microbiota, we characterized the composition and structure of vaginal...

Bacteria–phage coevolution as a driver of ecological and evolutionary processes in microbial communities

Britt Koskella and Michael A. Brockhurst.

in FEMS Microbiology Reviews

September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 11699 words.

Empirical evidence for bacteria-phage coevolution from both laboratory and natural populations suggests that coevolution is a key driver of ecological and evolutionary processes in...

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Filaria dance sign and subclinical hydrocoele in two East African communities with bancroftian filariasis

Paul E. Simonsen, Peter Bernhard, Walter G. Jaoko, Dan W. Meyrowitsch, Mwele N. MalecelaLazaro, Pascal Magnussen and Edwin Michael.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

During population-wide cross-sectional surveys for Wuchereria bancrofti microfilaraemia, circulating antigenaemia, and clinical disease in a high and a low endemicity community in East...

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Enteropathogens associated with acute diarrhea in community and hospital patients in Jakarta, Indonesia

Buhari A. Oyofo, Decy Subekti, Periska Tjaniadi, Nunung Machpud, S. Komalarini, B. Setiawan, C. Simanjuntak, Narain Punjabi, Andrew L. Corwin, Momtaz Wasfy, James R. Campbell and Murad Lesmana.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

October 2002; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 5196 words.

Abstract

The prevalence of bacteria, parasite and viral pathogens in 3875 patients with diarrhea in community and hospital settings from March 1997 through...

Stable microbial communities in the sponge Crambe crambe from inside and outside a polluted Mediterranean harbor

Shelby E. Gantt, Susanna López-Legentil and Patrick M. Erwin.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

P ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4177 words.

Abstract

Marine sponges have been shown to harbor diverse microbial symbiont communities that play key roles in host functioning, yet little is known about how...

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