nontransmissible


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Adj.1.nontransmissible - not acquirable by inheritance
nonheritable, noninheritable - not inheritable
2.nontransmissible - (of disease) not capable of being passed on
noninfectious - not infectious
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Clinical neurologic signs were observed on a few occasions without pathologic confirmation of prion disease, suggesting a nontransmissible spongiform encephalopathy condition related to the age of the mice in the study.
Finally, disease transmissibility has recently been demonstrated for a subtype of GSS previously thought to be nontransmissible (8,10,13).
These vaccines are safe, infectious, immunogenic, nontransmissible, genetically stable, and efficacious (reviewed in [30]).