TYPES OF ANTIGENS

March 28, 2022 Microbiology 0

Antigens are of two types and they include: endogenous antigens and exogenous antigens. 1. ENDOGENOUS ANTIGENS Endogenous antigens are naturally occurring antigenic substances found within […]

ANTIGEN

March 26, 2022 Microbiology 0

Antigen is any substance or molecule that can trigger an immune response in an animal including humans. An antigen is basically anything that is foreign […]

ISOSPORIASIS

March 22, 2022 Microbiology 0

Isosporiasis is a chronic intestinal infection caused by an opportunistic parasite that mainly infects immunocompromised individuals (e.g. HIV/AIDS patients). It is a diarrheal disease that […]

WHAT IS STRAIN IMPROVEMENT?

March 19, 2022 Microbiology 1

Strain improvement is defined as the process of improving the production and yielding capacity of a microorganism through certain (deliberate) technological, microbiological, biotechnological, or biochemical […]