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  • Modulation of neutrophil degranulation by hypoxia 

    Hoenderdos, Kim (2015-02-03)
    Neutrophils are key effector cells of the innate immune system. They employ a number of powerful ‘weapons’ to eliminate pathogens, including an array of destructive proteins packaged into distinctive granule subsets. In ...
  • The effects of stroke on the skeleton 

    Poole, Kenneth (2006-02-14)
    Stroke is now a well-recognised risk factor for hip fracture. The aim of this study was to elucidate the pathophysiological mechanisms by which hip bone loss occurs in hemiplegia and to test the efficacy of a novel ...
  • Closed-loop insulin delivery in adults with type 1 diabetes 

    Kumareswaran, Kavita (2012-10-09)
    Achieving tight glucose control safely in type 1 diabetes with currently available methods of insulin delivery is challenging. Aggressive regimens carry an increased risk of hypoglycaemia, particularly overnight. Both ...
  • Imaging atherosclerotic plaque inflammation with [18F]- fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography 

    Rudd, James H. F. (2003-10-07)
    Inflammation is important in both the pathogenesis and outcome of atherosclerosis. Plaques containing numerous inflammatory cells, particularly macrophages, have a high risk of rupture, whereas those with fewer inflammatory ...

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