October 2018 | PARAMEDICS WORLD

HEPATITIS C VIRUS (HCV) – MORPHOLOGY, TRANSMISSION, CLINICAL FEATURES & LABORATORY DIAGNOSIS

INTRODUCTION TO HEPATITIS C VIRUS (HCV) ⇒ HCV was identified during the research for ‘non-A non-B’ viruses by experimental infection in the chimpanzees. ⇒

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HEPATITIS B VIRUS (HBV) – MORPHOLOGY, TRANSMISSION, CLINICAL FEATURES & LABORATORY DIAGNOSIS

INTRODUCTION TO HEPATITIS B VIRUS (HBV) ⇒ HBV was first observed in 1965 & named as Australia antigen. Later, in 1968, it was found to

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HEPATITIS A VIRUS (HAV) – MORPHOLOGY, TRANSMISSION, CLINICAL FEATURES & LABORATORY DIAGNOSIS

INTRODUCTION TO HEPATITIS A VIRUS (HAV) ⇒ Hepatitis A virus (HAV) was first demonstrated by the Feinstone & co-workers in 1973 by using immunoelectron

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ENDOSPORE STAINING – PRINCIPLE, REQUIREMENTS, PROCEDURE & INTERPRETATION

INTRODUCTION TO ENDOSPORE STAINING Some bacteria are capable of changing into dormant structures that are metabolically inactive and do not grow or reproduce. Since

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HEMATOPOIESIS – FORMATION OF BLOOD CELLS

HEMATOPOIESIS – THE FORMATION OF BLOOD CELLS Hematopoiesis is the production, Development and the maturation of various cellular components of the blood The cellular

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