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<p>The QMRA Wiki is a community portal for current quantitative information and knowledge developed for the Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment (QMRA) field. It is an evolving knowledge repository intended to be the go to reference source for the microbial risk assessment community. To learn more about how to contribute edit the wiki, please follow the instructions <a href='Making_A_Contribution'><b>here</b></a>.</p>
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              <p>QMRAwiki is the QMRA community's portal for current quantitative information and knowledge developed for the Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment (QMRA) field. It is <a href="index.php?title=About_QMRA_Wiki_(beta)">an evolving repository</a> for QMRA knowledge and data available to the risk analysis community. To add or edit QMRAwiki content, please follow the instructions <a href='index.php?title=Making_A_Contribution'>here</a>.</p>
 
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  <li class="nopipe"><a href="http://wiki.camra.msu.edu/index.php?title=Quantitative_Microbial_Risk_Assessment">What is QMRA?</a></li>
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      <li class="nopipe"><a href="http://qmrawiki.canr.msu.edu/index.php/Quantitative_Microbial_Risk_Assessment"><strong><ins>QMRA Basics</ins></strong></a></li>
      <li><a href="http://wiki.camra.msu.edu/index.php?title=Education">Education</a></li>
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                       <li><a href="http://wiki.camra.msu.edu/index.php?title=QMRA_Apps_and_Calculators_(beta)">Apps &amp; Calculators</a></li>
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                       <li><a href="http://wiki.camra.msu.edu/index.php?title=Category%3AHelp">Help</a></li>
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                       <li><a href="http://wiki.camra.msu.edu/index.php?title=Suggestions">Suggestions</a></li>
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      <img src="../images/Icon-dose.png" alt="Dose Response" class="icondose" /></a> <p><a href="http://qmrawiki.canr.msu.edu/index/Dose_Response_(Home_Page)">Dose<br>Response<span>Dose-response estimates the risk of a response (for example, infection, illness or death) given a known dose of a pathogen. Dose response models are mathematical functions that describe the dose response relationship for specific pathogens, transmission routes, and hosts.</span></a></p></div>
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            <img src="../images/Icon-dose.png" alt="Dose Response" class="icondose" /></a> <p><a href="http://wiki.camra.msu.edu/index.php?title=Dose_Response_(Home_Page)">Dose<br>Response<span>Dose-response estimates the risk of a response (for example, infection, illness or death) given a known dose of a pathogen. Dose response models are mathematical functions that describe the dose response relationship for specific pathogens, transmission routes, and hosts.</span></a></p></div>
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      <img src="../images/Icon-exposure.png" alt="Exposure Assessment" class="iconexposure" /></a> <p><a href="http://qmrawiki.canr.msu.edu/index.php/Exposure_Assessment_(Home_Page)">Exposure<br>Assessment<span>Exposure at the simplest level is the dose of the pathogen that an individual ingests, inhales, or comes in contact with. This number feeds into the dose-response models to predict the probability of infection.</span></a></p></div>
  
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            <img src="../images/Icon-exposure.png" alt="Exposure Assessment" class="iconexposure" /><span>Exposure at the simplest level is the dose of the pathogen that an individual ingests, inhales, or comes in contact with. This number feeds into the dose-response models to predict the probability of infection.</span></a><p>
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      <img src="../images/Icon-risk.png" alt="Risk Characterization" class="iconrisk" /></a> <p><a href="http://qmrawiki.canr.msu.edu/index.php/Risk_Characterization">Risk<br>Characterization<span>Risk characterization is the integration of information on how much dose was received (from the Exposure Assessment) with how much risk is associated with different doses (from the Dose Response Assessment) to estimate a probability of harm (that is, risk).</span></a></p></div>
            <a href="http://wiki.camra.msu.edu/index.php?title=Exposure_Assessment_%28Home_Page%29">Exposure<br>Assessment</a></p></div>
 
  
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            <img src="../images/Icon-risk.png" alt="Risk Characterization" class="iconrisk" /><span>Risk characterization is the integration of information on how much dose was received (from the Exposure Assessment) with how much risk is associated with different doses (from the Dose Response Assessment) to estimate a probability of harm (that is, risk).</span></a><p>
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      <img src="../images/Icon-riskman.png" alt="Dose Response" class="iconriskman" /></a> <p><a href="http://qmrawiki.canr.msu.edu/index.php/Risk_Management_(Home_Page)">Risk<br>Management<span>The goal of risk management is to reduce or eliminate risks and the negative consequences associated with risks. Risk can be managed using many different strategies and is most effective when it is informed through risk characterization.</span></a></p></div>
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            <img src="../images/Icon-riskman.png" alt="Risk Management" class="iconriskman" /><span>The goal of risk management is to reduce or eliminate risks and the negative consequences associated with risks. Risk can be managed using many different strategies and is most effective when it is informed through risk characterization.</span></a><p>
 
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