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MRSA Infections

Author: Helia Mansouri Dana Editor: Leslie Pineda Overview  Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections are caused by the antibiotic resistant form of the bacterium Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) (Lee et al.,

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SARS-CioV-2 viral particles under electron microscope.
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COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2 Coronavirus)

Author: Rebecca Ting Editors: Nicole Nwosu, Dina Abbas, Helia Mansouri Dana   Overview The novel coronavirus  (COVID-19) is part of the large family of coronaviruses, is caused by severe acute

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illustration of covid-19 virus
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COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2 Coronavirus)

Author: Claire Tian Editor: Rebecca Ting Revised: Dina Abbas, Helia Mansouri Dana   Overview The SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus is a newly emerged viral strain that has been responsible for the notorious

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Obesity

Author & Editor: Leah Farquharson  This article discusses the implications of Obesity on COVID-19 risks and infections. Overview Obesity is a widespread epidemic affecting over two billion people worldwide (Callabero,

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Septic Arthritis

Author: Helia Mansouri Dana   Overview  Infectious arthritis, also known as septic arthritis, occurs as a result of bacterial, fungal, or viral infection of joints, most commonly seen in large

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Influenza A H1N1 Viral Particles
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Influenza H1N1

Author and editor: Alida Fernandes Overview   H1N1, also commonly known as the swine flu, is a subtype of the influenza A virus (Jilani, Jamil & Siddiqui, 2020). The swine flu

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Influenza or flu vaccine being administered via a needle.
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Influenza

Author: Alison Shieh Editor: Helia Mansouri Dana Overview Influenza, otherwise known as the flu, is a respiratory disease caused by the influenza virus that affects approximately 5 to 15% of

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Septic Arthritis

Author: Helia Mansouri Dana Overview Infectious arthritis, commonly known as septic arthritis, refers to the inflammation of the joints due to infection by bacteria, viruses, and fungi (J. W. Smith,

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Query Fever

Author: Vanessa Mora Editor: Leah Farquharson Overview Query Fever (Q Fever) is an infectious disease caused by a bacteria called Coxiella burnetti (Dupont & Raoult, 2008). This bacteria is mainly found

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Coxiella burnetti growing in the vacuole of an infected cell.
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Query Fever

Author: Vanessa Mora Editor: Leah Farquharson Overview Query Fever (Q Fever) is an acute and chronic zoonotic disease caused by Coxiella burnetti (Dupont & Raoult, 2008). Coxiella burnetti is a bacterial

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