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A pathogen is an agent which causes [[Disease|disease]]<span style="font-size: 11px;">&nbsp;<ref>http://www.sciencedaily.com/terms/pathogen.htm</ref></span>, such as&nbsp;[[Microorganism|microorganisms]] like [[Bacteria|bacteria]]&nbsp;(for example, ''[[Salmonella|Salmonella]]'') or [[Fungi|fungi]] (such as the plant pathogen&nbsp;''[[Aspergillis niger|Aspergillis niger]]).''  
 
A pathogen is an agent which causes [[Disease|disease]]<span style="font-size: 11px;">&nbsp;<ref>http://www.sciencedaily.com/terms/pathogen.htm</ref></span>, such as&nbsp;[[Microorganism|microorganisms]] like [[Bacteria|bacteria]]&nbsp;(for example, ''[[Salmonella|Salmonella]]'') or [[Fungi|fungi]] (such as the plant pathogen&nbsp;''[[Aspergillis niger|Aspergillis niger]]).''  
  
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An infectious agent that causes [[Disease|disease]]. It could be a [[Bacteria|bacterium]] or a [[Virus|virus]].&nbsp;
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Revision as of 12:46, 21 October 2016

A pathogen is an agent which causes disease [1], such as microorganisms like bacteria (for example, Salmonella) or fungi (such as the plant pathogen Aspergillis niger).

An infectious agent that causes disease. It could be a bacterium or a virus

References

  1. http://www.sciencedaily.com/terms/pathogen.htm
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