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parasitic on mice of genus Peromyscus and bites humans; principal vector for Lyme disease in eastern United States (especially New England); northern form was for a time known as Ixodes dammini (deer tick) black-legged tick , Ixodes scapularis
vector that is the product of two other vectors cross product , vector product
analysis of a vector field decomposition , vector decomposition
vector of the fungus causing Dutch elm disease Dutch-elm beetle , Scolytus multistriatus
vector sum of all the forces exerted by an electrical or magnetic field (on a unit mass or unit charge or unit magnetic pole) at a given point in the field field intensity , field strength
vector for delivering genes into cells gene delivery vector , transducing vector
transmission mechanism in which the infectious agent is transferred to the person by a fomite of vector indirect transmission
feeds on dusky-footed wood rat and bites humans; principal vector for Lyme disease in western United States especially northern California Ixodes pacificus , western black-legged tick
bites humans; a vector for Lyme disease spirochete Ixodes persulcatus
parasitic on sheep and cattle as well as humans; can transmit looping ill in sheep (acute viral disease of the nervous system); a vector for Lyme disease spirochete Ixodes ricinus , sheep-tick , sheep tick
transducing vector that uses liposomes to carry the gene of interest liposomal delivery vector
artificially made microscopic vesicle into which nucleic acids can be packaged; used in molecular biology as a transducing vector liposome
vector of viral plant diseases lygus bug
vector that is the sum of two or more other vectors resultant , vector sum
generalization of the concept of a vector tensor
part of algebra that deals with the theory of vectors and vector spaces vector algebra
indirect transmission of an infectious agent that occurs when a vector bites or touches a person vector-borne transmission
transducing vector that uses a retrovirus viral delivery vector
(physics) an interaction between elementary particles involving neutrinos or antineutrinos that is responsible for certain kinds of radioactive decay; mediated by intermediate vector bosons weak force , weak interaction
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