GBS

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AcronymDefinition
GBSGroup B Streptococcus (medical)
GBSGlobal Business Services
GBSGuillain-Barré Syndrome
GBSGlobal Business Solutions, Inc. (Newport, Kentucky)
GBSGoogle Book Settlement
GBSGlobsyn Business School (Salt Lake, Kolkata, India)
GBSGeneral Business Services (various locations)
GBSGreat Big Sea
GBSGeorge Bernard Shaw
GBSGlobal Broadcast Service (NRO Operational Support Office)
GBSGoogle Book Search (est. 2004)
GBSGlued and Blind-Stitched (wetsuits)
GBSGlobal Broadcast System
GBSGlass Breakage Sensor (Toyota)
GBSGigabits per Second
GBSGroup Broadband Scheme
GBSGlobal Broadcast Service
GBSGoogle Blog Search
GBSGlenbrook South (high school, Illinois)
GBSGreen Business School (HAS Den Bosch University, Netherlands)
GBSGriffith Business School (Griffith University, Nathan, Queensland, Australia)
GBSGovernment Business Services (various organizations)
GBSGeorge Baker Selection (Dutch band)
GBSGoizueta Business School (Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia)
GBSGigabytes Per Second
GBSGreater Bridgeport Symphony (Bridgeport, CT)
GBSGarden Bird Survey (various locations)
GBSGraduate Biomedical Sciences (various schools)
GBSGravity Based Structure
GBSGraduate Business School
GBSGross Budgetary Support
GBSGoal-based Scenario
GBSGround Based Software (aviation)
GBSGlobal Broadcast Satellite
GBSGold Bauhinia Star (Hong Kong)
GBSGlobal Broadcasting System
GBSGros Bon Sens (French)
GBSGoal Based Scenario (training programs)
GBSGerman Bible Society
GBSGreater Building Society
GBSGokh-Bi System (band)
GBSGlobal Biodiversity Strategy
GBSGraded Browser Support
GBSGeneral Business Systems
GBSGod's Bible School (Cincinnati, Ohio)
GBSGram Bharati Samiti (Jaipur, India humanitarian AIDs group)
GBSGlobal Building Systems (El Marqués, Queretaro, Mexico)
GBSGreen Building Studio, Inc (Santa Rosa, California)
GBSGood Beer Show (podcast)
GBSGeometry-Based Simulation
GBSGround Based Sensor
GBSGlobal Business Support, LLC
GBSGroup Broadband Scheme (Ireland)
GBSGroup Benefit Services, Inc (Hunt Valley, Maryland)
GBSGifu Broadcasting System, Inc. (Japan)
GBSGeorgian Bay Symphony (Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada)
GBSGuild of Beer Sommeliers (professional association)
GBSGamme Bureautique Service (French office supply company)
GBSGrenoble Bâtiment Services (French: Grenoble Building Services)
GBSGeneral Bullshit
GBSGiesler Broadcasting Supply, Inc (Alvin, Texas)
GBSGround-Based System
GBSGroupe Boyer Sécurité (French: Boyer Security Group)
GBSGeneric Build Support (software)
GBSGlowing Black Stone (gaming)
GBSGuaranteed Bandwidth Service
GBSGlobal Business Society
GBSGovernment Business Solutions
GBSGroup B Shipments (exports)
GBSGenevois Bricolage Service (French home renovation company)
GBSGardner Business Solutions (Grand Junction, Colorado)
GBSGothic Beach Studio (website)
GBSGeneral Bearing Services (Montreal, Quebec, Canada)
GBSGatekeeper Business Solutions, Inc (Deerfield Beach, Florida)
GBSGolf Bag Shipping (Fremont, California)
GBSGeneric Benefit Scheduling (algorithm)
GBSGosta Berlings Saga (Swedish band)
GBSGrantham Book Services Ltd (UK)
GBSGrit-Blast/Silane
GBSGround Based Station
GBSGuaranteed Bandwidth Scheduler
GBSGrow Business Solutions (North Sydney, NSW, Australia)
GBSGameBoy Sound File
GBSGraphics by Sueellen (small business website design)
GBSGhetto Beatdown Squad (website)
GBSGround Beacon System
GBSGreat Basin Sage
GBSGroup Battle Staff
GBSGippsland Business Support (Traralgon, Victoria, Australia)
GBSGainesville Bromeliad Society
GBSGraham Brit Services Ltd (UK)
GBSGrounding, Bonding, Shielding
GBSGlobal Benefit Strategies, Inc (Warren, New Jersey)
GBSGas Balancing System
GBSGeneral Biasing Scheme
GBSGeneral Bearing and Seal Co.
GBSLuxorGold Bullion Secs (stock symbol)
GBSGooding Business Solutions, Ltd.
GBSGoshen Biblical Seminary
GBSGrand Bahama Shipyard Ltd (Freeport, Grand Bahama)
GBSGangaki Boarding School (Lamachaur, Pokhara, Nepal)
GBSGallagher Bebefit Services, Inc (Itasca, Illinois)
GBSGlobal Bus Switch
GBSGraphical Business System
GBSGood Bad & Strange (website)
References in periodicals archive ?
GenePOC Inc reported on Monday the availability of the revogene instrument and the GenePOC GBS LB assay in Canada for the treatment of Group B Streptococcus (GBS), the leading cause of infection in infants worldwide with a fatality rate between 4-6%.
Serotype IV Sequence Type 468 Group B Streptococcus Neonatal Invasive Disease, Minnesota, USA
Up to one in three women carry Group B streptococcus bacteria that are a common cause of deadly meningitis in newborns.
Increasingly, research is suggesting these breast milk sugars (human milk oligosaccharides) may protect against infections in the newborn, such as rotavirus and Group B streptococcus, as well as boosting a child's 'friendly' gut bacteria.
Group B streptococcus is usually a commensal bacterium that asymptomatically colonises the vaginal and rectal areas of 1030% of pregnant women.
The introduction of antibiotic prophylaxis in the Netherlands to prevent invasive neonatal group B streptococcus infection has failed to achieve a decrease in the incidence of infection, prompting calls for guidelines to be reassessed and alternative prevention methods considered.
Prevalence and mechanisms of macrolide resistance in invasive and noninvasive group B streptococcus isolated from Ontario, Canada.
The aim of this project is prepare synthetically the repeating oligosaccharide unit of type III Group B Streptococcus and derivatives thereof.
Women have roughly doubled odds of having herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) infection if they have abnormal vaginal flora or if they have ever had an uncircumcised sex partner, and their odds are increased by half if group B Streptococcus is present in the vagina.
TORONTO -- Clindamycin and erythromycin are poor second-line drugs for peripartum prophylaxis against transmission of group B streptococcus.