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BUBackup
BUBoston University
BUBulletin
BUBureau
BUBangkok University (Thailand)
BUBreak Up
BUBusiness Unit
BUBethel University
BUBaptist University (Hong Kong)
BUBulgaria
BUBrown University
BUBinghamton University (SUNY Binghamton)
BUBrilliant Uncirculated (numismatics)
BUBradley University
BUBuilder (USN Rating)
BUBaylor University
BUBrandon University
BUBellevue University
BUBournemouth University (UK)
BUBushel
BUBuild Up (semiconductor substrate process)
BUBurial (type of disposition)
BUBishop's University (Lennoxville, Quebec, Canada)
BUBangalore University (India)
BUBibliothèque Universitaire (French)
BUBloomsburg University (Pennsylvania)
BUBrandeis University
BUButler University
BUBasic Understanding
BUBinding Update
BUBottom Up (model)
BUBargaining Unit (Employee)
BUBelly Up
BUBelmont University
BUBucknell University
BUBraathens (Airline)
BUBergen University (Bergen, Norway)
BUBilkent University
BUBogazici University
BUBrock University
BUBaker University (Baldwin City, KS)
BUBiblioteca Universitária (Portuguese: University Library; Brazil)
BUButyl Group (chemistry)
BUBluffton University (Bluffton, OH)
BUBlue Underground (DVD supplier)
BUBicol University
BUBuruli Ulcer
BUBrooklyn Union (Brooklyn Rapid Transit system)
BUBasically Useless
BUBaskent University (Adana, Turkey)
BUBethesda Unit
BUBilling Unit
BUBillion Unit
BUBahçesehir Üniversitesi (Istanbul, Turkey)
BUBallast Unit
BUBad Urban Area (terrain type)
BUBase of Prism Up
BUBande d'Usure (French, accordion bellows protection)
BUBrass Unlimited (Tacoma, WA)
References in periodicals archive ?
Clinical epidemiology of laboratory-confirmed Buruli ulcer in Benin: a cohort study.
Comparison of features of leprosy and Buruli ulcer (BU) Leprosy Characteristic Geography In > 90 countries (especially Brazil, India, Indonesia, Nepal) Epidemiology 2nd most common human mycobacterial disease Reported 2013 > 200,000 cases on treatment > 200,000 new cases diagnosed Underreporting Yes Organism M.
Understanding how infection levels respond to climatic factors is hugely important, particularly with poorly understood, emergent diseases such as Buruli ulcer,' said lead investigator Aaron Morris.
Unraveling an emerging disease associated with disturbed aquatic environments: The case of Buruli ulcer.
Earlier epidemiological reports showed that Buruli ulcer outbreaks often occur near such still waters in the tropics.
Buruli ulcer is a bacterial infection which gets under the skin and spreads until it falls off, leaving sufferers with whole areas of their legs exposed, often needing amputation.
The team will bring 100 pieces of postcard-sized cultured skin to the Ghana capital of Accra, where they will treat Buruli ulcer patients, since there is no equipment to cultivate skin in the west African country.
ALM is evolving its mission with a program that is code-named "Leprosy Plus," by identifying new diseases related or similar to leprosy, such as the Buruli ulcer.
Mycobacterium ulcerans infections, which cause the chronic, necrotizing skin disease Buruli ulcer (BU), occur mainly in focalized areas in West Africa but have also been reported in Australia, Asia, and the Americas (1).
describes the many ways in which leprosy and Buruli ulcer overlap, and discusses ways in which efficiency can be gained by combining our efforts.
Assessments were carried out for three national programme Sub-Recipients under existing grants, namely the Ministry of Health/HIV Programme, the National Tuberculosis, Leprosy and Buruli Ulcer Control Programme, and the National Malaria Control Programme.