HAI

hemagglutination inhibition

HTS high-throughput screening

ICEs

integrative conjugative elements

iGEM International Genetically Engineered Machine competition
IOM Institute of Medicine
IS insertion sequence

JCVI

J. Craig Venter Institute

kb

kilobase

KPC Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase

LAIV

live attenuated influenza vaccine

MART-1

melanoma antigen recognized by T-cells 1

mb millibase
MDR multidrug resistant
MIC minimum inhibitory concentration

NIH

National Institutes of Health

NSABB National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity

OIE

World Organisation for Animal Health

PCA

principal component analysis

PCR polymerase chain reaction
PET positron emission tomography

R&D

research and development

rDNA Recombinant DNA
RNA ribonucleic acid
RNAP/RNApol RNA polymerase
ROS reactive oxygen species

TIV

trivalent inactivated influenza vaccine

TLR Toll-like receptor

WHO

World Health Organization



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