Business is one of the most diverse activities of mankind. Business operations typically handled by the business institutions such as companies, corporations, private ... but can also be active self of individuals.Business is the economic mode of operation conditions exist in the economy of goods, including the overall methods, forms and means by which economic agents to make use of its economic activity (including the process of investment, production, transportation, trade, services ...
One of the biggest balancing acts you have in your business and life, as a real estate
salesperson or real estate broker, is the use of your time. Your ability to maximize your
time enables you to dramatically increase your income or not. The most effective time
utilizers are the people that understand time strategy and the value of their time; how to
stretch its use and leverage it to meet their goals and objectives. Most agents feel that
their business encroaches on their personal life and their family life, at times, gets the
leftovers after their clients and prospects....
We used a proteomic approach to identify constitutively formed extracellu-lar proteins of Hypocrea atroviridis(Trichoderma atroviride), a known bio-control agent. The fungus was cultivated on glucose and the secretome
was examined by two-dimensional gel electrophoresis.
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Harrison's Internal Medicine Chapter 136. Meningococcal Infections
Definition Neisseria meningitidis is the etiologic agent of two life-threatening diseases: meningococcal meningitis and fulminant meningococcemia. More rarely, meningococci cause pneumonia, septic arthritis, pericarditis, urethritis, and conjunctivitis. Most cases are potentially preventable by vaccination.
Etiologic Agent Meningococci are gram-negative aerobic diplococci. Unlike the other neisseriae, they have a polysaccharide capsule.
Neisseria meningitidis is the etiologic agent of two life-threatening diseases: meningococcal meningitis and fulminant meningococcemia. More rarely, meningococci cause pneumonia, septic arthritis, pericarditis, urethritis, and conjunctivitis. Most cases are potentially preventable by vaccination. Etiologic Agent Meningococci are gram-negative aerobic diplococci. Unlike the other neisseriae, they have a polysaccharide capsule. They are transmitted among humans—their only known habitat—via respiratory secretions.
Pertussis toxin, produced and secreted by the whooping cough agent
Bordetella pertussis, is one of the most complex soluble bacterial proteins. It
is actively secreted through the B. pertussiscell envelope by the Ptl secretion
system, a member of the widespread type IV secretion systems.
The thought of mucus disturbs many people. Mucus is beneficial as the first
defense of the airways. The mucus lining traps inhaled particles and allows them
to be cleared from the airway by cilia and cough. The mucus layer also prevents
dehydration and desiccation of the airway surface and provides a nutrient milieu
for the ciliated epithelium. Mucus can also be quite bad. Airway mucus retention
due to hypersecretion or poor mucus clearance is a characteristic of many airway
diseases including cystic fibrosis, chronic bronchitis, bronchiectasis, and asthma.
Vibrio mimicusis a causative agent of human gastroenteritis and food
poisoning, and this species produces an enterotoxic hemolysin (V. mimi-cus hemolysin) as a virulence determinant. Vibrio mimicushemolysin is
secreted as an 80 kDa precursor, which is later converted to the 66 kDa
mature toxin through removal of an N-terminal propeptide via cleavage
of the Arg151–Ser152 bond.
Trichodermaspecies have been investigated as biological control agents for
over 70 years owing to their ability to antagonize plant pathogenic fungi.
Mycoparasitism, one of the main mechanisms involved in the antagonistic
activity ofTrichodermastrains, depends on the secretion of complex mix-tures of hydrolytic enzymes able to degrade the host cell wall. The antifun-gal activity of an a-1,3-glucanase (EC 220.127.116.11, enzymes able to degrade
a-1,3-glucans and also named mutanases) has been described in T. harzia-num and its role in mycoparasitic processes has been suggested....
The Correspondence between the old Congress and the American Agents, Commissioners, and Ministers in
foreign countries, was secret and confidential during the whole revolution. The letters, as they arrived, were
read in Congress, and referred to the standing Committee of Foreign Affairs, accompanied with requisite
instructions, when necessary, as to the nature and substance of the replies.
Triatoma infestans(Hemiptera: Reduviidae) is a hematophagous insect that
transmits the protozoan parasite Trypanosoma cruzi, the etiological agent
of Chagas’ disease. Its saliva contains trialysin, a protein that forms pores
in membranes. Peptides based on the N-terminus of trialysin lyse cells and
fold into a-helical amphipathic segments resembling antimicrobial peptides.
Using a specific antiserum against trialysin, we show here that trialysin is
synthesized as a precursor that is less active than the protein released after
saliva secretion. ...
A large number of bioactive peptides have been isolated
from amphibian skin secretions. These peptides have a
variety of actions including antibiotic and anticancer acti-vities and the inhibition of neuronal nitric oxide synthase.
We have investigated the structure–activity relationship of
citropin 1.1, a broad-spectrum antibiotic and anticancer
agent that also causes inhibition of neuronal nitric oxide
synthase, by making a number of synthetically modified