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Tuberculous orbital apex syndromes.
AIMS: To describe the clinical and radiological features of orbital apex syndromes caused by presumed tuberculosis (TB). METHODS: A review of the discharge summaries of all patients seen in the Medical Eye Unit (MEU), St ...
Effect of sterilization by gamma radiation on nano-mechanical properties of teeth
Objectives: Extracted teeth used in dental research need to be considered infective and hence be sterilized without the materials' properties being altered. This study examined the effect of gamma radiation on the ...
Genetic regulation of mouse glycosylphosphatidylinositol-phospholipase D
Glycosylphosphatidylinositol phospholipase D (GPI-PLD) has been proposed to be responsible for cleaving membrane-associated glycosylphosphatidyl inositol (GPI) molecules to generate inositol phosphoglycan (IPGs), which ...
Defects in CTLA-4 are associated with abnormal regulatory T cell function in rheumatoid arthritis
(National Academy of Sciences, 2008-12-09)
The ultimate goal for the treatment of autoimmunity is to restore immunological tolerance. Regulatory T cells (Treg) play a central role in immune tolerance, and Treg functional abnormalities have been identified in different ...