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Carrier State

"Carrier State" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The condition of harboring an infective organism without manifesting symptoms of infection. The organism must be readily transmissible to another susceptible host.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Carrier State" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Carrier State" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 260 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 23 publications in 2010
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.