15 - Definitions Exam 1 1. Amerind - Indigenous peoples of...

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Definitions – Exam 1 1. Amerind - Indigenous peoples of the Americas 2. Capisocarcoma – Whitby reading, discovered in butchers, 20 th cent., tumor that slowly progresses but AIDS epidemic brought rise this tumor growing fast 3. Ecoli - intestinal parasite [have all the time], causes diarrhea; helps measures water purification; b/c in water can get in food from poor water, in meat from animals eating plants w/ high ecoli or from animals [cows/pigs] eating feces from animal with ecoli] 4. Entamoeba - [a disease caused by Eukaryotes]; from drinking H2O; form cists in liver, brain, muscle and diarrhea 5. Giardia - a protozoan parasite; acquired by drinking water, replicates in G.I. track and passed in feces [a disease caused by Eukaryotes] 6. KSHV - Kaposi’s sarcoma-associated herpesvirus [ DNA virus ] a. aka HHV-8 – human herpesvirus 8 [discovered ‘94] 7. ELISA - Enzyme-Linked ImmunoSorbent Assay 8. Prevalence - 9. Hemoglobin
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2011 for the course ANTH 105 taught by Professor Tankosic during the Winter '09 term at Indiana.

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15 - Definitions Exam 1 1. Amerind - Indigenous peoples of...

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