Describes databases available online related to invasive microbial species. See Resource Library - Databases for general resources, other species, expertise, and geographic based information.
Health Database (free trial)
Scope: The Global Health database
is published by CABI which has recorded public
health and veterinary research since 1910. Global
Health is the only specialist bibliographic abstracting
and indexing database dedicated to public health
research and practice. With more than two million
records, Global Health is the definitive international
public health database for academics, researchers,
NGOs, policy makers, clinicians, healthcare professionals
and students. The database covers all pathogens
relevant to human health, including invasive related
issues such as avian influenza and West Nile
and Emerging Fungal Pathogens and Systematic
Botany and Mycology Laboratory Databases
Host: USDA, ARS, Systematic
Botany and Mycology Laboratory.
Scope: Provides detailed information
including images of fungi of quarantine significance.
Includes: Fungi Intercepted at Ports of Entry,
100 Fungi on Important Agricultural and Forest
Crops Not in the United States, Invasive and
Emerging Fungi in the United States, and Common
Plant-associated Fungi in the United States.
Host: International Society for Infectious Diseases
Scope: Global electronic reporting system for outbreaks of emerging infectious diseases & toxins, open to all sources. ProMED-mail, the Program for Monitoring Emerging Diseases, is a program of the International Society for Infectious Diseases.
Database: U.S. National Fungus Collections - Databases
Host: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory
Scope: Includes various U.S. fungal databases