Page-14 of Tuberculosis Current Affairs, GK & News
Government has launched Mission Indradhanush to immunise kids against 7 vaccine-preventable diseases. Mission Indradhanush depicts 7 colours of the rainbow which aims to cover all those children by 2020 who are either unvaccinated, or are partially vaccinated against 7 vaccine preventable diseases. 7 preventable diseases: diphtheria, whooping cough, tetanus, polio, tuberculosis, measles and hepatitis B. ..
Topics: BHIMARU states • Current Affairs - 2017 • Diphtheria • Government Policy • Government Schemes • Hepatitis B • Measles • Ministry of Health and Family Welfare • Mission Indradhanush • Mission Indradhanush to immunise kids agaainst 7 vaccine-preventable diseases • Polio • Tetanus • Tuberculosis • whooping cough
Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (or Bacille Calmette-Guérin, BCG) is a vaccine against tuberculosis that is prepared from a strain of the attenuated (weakened) live bovine tuberculosis bacillus, Mycobacterium bovis, that has lost its virulence in humans by being specially cultured in an artificial medium for years. The bacilli have retained enough strong antigenicity to become a somewhat ..
Topics: Acid-fast bacilli • BCG vaccine • Calmette • Infectious causes of cancer • Infectious diseases • Medical specialties • Medicine • Mycobacterium • Mycobacterium bovis • Pathogenic bacteria • Tuberculosis • Vaccine
TESTING TAGS………….A AAPSO : Afro-Asian Solidarity Organization (AAPSO)B BCG: Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (or Bacille Calmette-GuérinCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
Topics: Afro-Asian People's Solidarity Organisation • BCG • BCG vaccine • Calmette • Clinical medicine • Léopold Nègre • Medical specialties • Medicine • Third-Worldism • Tuberculosis • Tuberculosis vaccines