Pulsed field gel electrophoresis has a wide range of applications in the analysis of microorganisms and human or other mammalian DNA. Because of its high reproducibility and discriminatory power, PFGE has been utilized in genetic and epidemiological analyses of at least 98 different pathogens, including gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria and fungi.[18] Here we highlight some clinical applications of PFGE genotyping of bacterial pathogens to study hospital-related epidemio-logical investigations and international surveillance efforts to understand and contain the spread of antimicrobial resistant microorganisms.

Getting Started With Dumbbells

Getting Started With Dumbbells

The use of dumbbells gives you a much more comprehensive strengthening effect because the workout engages your stabilizer muscles, in addition to the muscle you may be pin-pointing. Without all of the belts and artificial stabilizers of a machine, you also engage your core muscles, which are your body's natural stabilizers.

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