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  • noun Plural form of gnotobiote.


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  • In 2001, Krakowka experimentally reproduced disease in immunostimulated gnotobiotes using PCV2 alone leading to the hypothesis that PCV2 is the necessary but insufficient cause of PMWS.

    ThePigSite - Global Pig Industry News Feeds 2010

  • The Prairie Swine Centre research team has recently completed experiments indicating that the severity and incidence of clinical signs and lesions in PCV2b-infected gnotobiotes, with and without KLH/ICFA immunostimulation, were indistinguishable from those of gnotobiotes inoculated with PCV2a using the same experimental model and reported in the past decade.

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