Issue No 07+08/2011

SUPPLEMENT: 19th Annual Meeting of the German Society for Immungenetics September 22 th — 24 th, 2011 in Berlin

CURRENCT CONTROVERSIES IN TRANSFUSION MEDICINE: Platelet microRNA Profiles and the Effect of Pathogen Reduction on Platelet Function

by Walter Hitzler, Eleftherios C. Vamvakas
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REVIEW ARTICLES: Biomarkers for the Prediction of Mortality and Morbidity in Patients with Renal Replacement Therapy

by Lyubov Chaykovska, Oleg Tsuprykov, Berthold Hocher
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ORIGINAL ARTICLES: Peroxisomal Biogenesis Disorder Biomarkers

by Wafaa Ghoneim, Hala T, El-Bassyouni, Soheir A, Abdel Maksoud
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An Evaluation of the Performance of a Novel Stick-Type Kit for Rapid Detection of Helicobacter Pylori Antibodies in Urine

by Kazunari Murakami, Tomoari Kamada, Hiroki Ishikawa, Hiroshi Imamura, Hiroshi Matsumoto, Minoru Fujita, Ken-Ichi Tarumi, Akiko Shiotani, Kazuhiro Mizukami, Seiji Shiota, Tadayoshi Okimoto, Masaaki Kodama, Ayako Akiyoshi, Tetsuya Oda Atsunari Noda, Jiro Hata, Ken Haruma, Toshio Fujioka
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Inactivation of Herpes Simplex Virus type 1 & Adenovirus type 5 by Direct Electric Current at a Biocompatible Level in Vitro

by Majid Roohandeh, Taravat Bamdad
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Clinical Usefulness of the Semiquantitative Procalcitonin Test in the Diagnosis of Bacterial Infections in a Third Level Children's Hospital

by Marta Cellai Rustici, Elena Chiappini, Maria Salvadori, Sara Sollai, Luisa Galli, Maurizio de Martino
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Renoprotective Effects of Combined Endothelin-Converting Enzyme/Neutral Endopeptidase Inhibitor SLV338 in Acute and Chronic Experimental Renal Damage

by Yuliya Sharkovska, Philipp Kalk, Karoline von Websky, Katharina Relle, Thiemo Pfab, Markus Alter, Yvan Fischer, Berthold Hocher
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HbA1C Levels in Cardiovascular Diseased Patients Without Diabetes in a Developing Country

by Tarun Kumar Sharma, H. Parchwani, G.G. Kaushik, Vijay Shankar, Kiran Dahiya, Veena Singh Ghalaut, Neha Sharma
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Centrifugation After Irradiation of Red Blood Cells Does Not Accelerate Haemolysis

by Dominik R. Weiss, Jasmin Goehring, Volker Weisbach, Erwin F. Strasser, Juergen Ringwald, Robert Zimmermann, Reinhold Eckstein
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Platelet Reactivity in Chronic Venous Insufficiency

by Nicoleta Alexandru, Adriana Georgescu, Manuela Amuzescu, Constantin Zamfir, Adrian Badila, Doina Popov
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Cathepsin B, D, and L Regulation in Cyclosporin A-mediated Gingival Hyperplasia of a Patient with Sarcoidosis

by Osamu Murai, Koji Naruishi, Satoshi Ogihara, Nagisa Suwa, Satomi Kanazawa, Takashi Yaegashi, Yasunori Takeda, Kazushi Kunimatsu
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Effect of a Chloride Channel Inhibitor, 5-nitro-2- (3-phenylpropylamino)-benzoate, on Ovarian Cancer Cell Migration

by Zhan Yu, Zhixu Zhang, Shenglei Li, Jianbo Gao
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Lipid Peroxidation and Parathyroid Hormone Influence the Cytosolic Calcium Levels of Erythrocytes in Peritoneal Dialysis Patients

by Emel Şahin, Ayşe Yeşim Göçmen, Saadet Gümüşlü, Mehmet Sahin, Hüseyin Koçak, Murat Tuncer
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Evaluation of Status of Calcium, Magnesium, Potassium, and Sodium Levels in Biological Samples in Children of Different Age Groups with Normal Vision and Night Blindness

by Hassan Imran Afridi, Tasneem Gul Kazi, Naveed Kazi, Ghulam Abbas Kandhro, Jameel Ahmed Baig, Abdul Qadir Shah, Sumaira Khan, Nida Fatima Kolachi, Sham Kumar Wadhwa, Faheem Shah
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Effects of Selenium Supplementation on Iodine and Thyroid Hormone Status in a Selected Population with Goitre in Pakistan

by Ghulam Abbas Kandhro, Tasneem Gul Kazi, Sirajuddin, Nida Fatima Kolachi, Naveed Kazi, Hassan Imran Afridi, Jameel Ahmed Baig, Abdul Qadir Shah, Sham Kumar Wadhwa, Sumaira Khan, Muhammad Balal Arain
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Model Predicting Survival/Exitus After Traumatic Brain Injury: Biomarker S100B 24H

by González-Mao MC, Reparaz-Andrade A, Del Campo-Pérez V, Alvarez-Garcia E, Vara -Perez C, Andrade-Olivié MA.
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The Influence of 7-OH Metotrexate Metabolite on Clinical Relevance of Methotrexate Determination

by Eva Klapkova, Jiri Kukacka, Karel Kotaska, Iveta Suchanska, Romana Urinovska, Richard Prusa
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C-Reactive Protein and Complement Components but not Other Acute-Phase Reactants Discriminate Between Clinical Subsets and Organ Damage in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

by Luis M. Amezcua-Guerra, Rashidi Springall, Angel A. Arrieta-Alvarado, Verónica Rodríguez, Eduardo Rivera-Martinez, Diana Castillo-Martinez, Rafael Bojalil
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CASE REPORT: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), A Novel Rare Cause of Elevated Plasma Troponin T Levels

by Thomas G. von Lueder, Morten Nissen Melsom, Dan Atar, Stefan Agewall
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SHORT COMMUNICATION: Analysis of ABL Kinase Domain Mutations Conferring Resistance to Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Cases from India

by Sarita Bagadi, Tapan Saikia, Ayaskant Pany, Bibhu Das
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Clinical Diagnostic Performance of Different Methods for the Detection of Antibodies to Extractable Nuclear Antigens in Connective Tissue Diseases: A Cohort Study

by Priscila Schmidt Lora, Claudia Cilene Fernandes Correa Laurino, Bruno Becker, Odirlei André Monticielo, Luis Eduardo Coelho Andrade, João Carlos Tavares Brenol, Ricardo Machado Xavier
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Presence of Murine Leukemia Virus (MLV)-related Virus Gene Sequences in a Commercial RT-PCR Reagent

by Dietmar Wolff, Andreas Gerritzen
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Laboratory Reference Values of Complete Blood Count for Apparently Healthy Adults in Ethiopia

by B. Gelaye, T. Bekele, A. Khali, Y. Haddis, S. Lemma, Y. Berhane, M.A. Williams

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Isolation of Cupriavidus Metallidurans from Razor Blade during Paraffin Embedded Tissue Sectioning

by Amir Sohrabi, Zeinab Sadat Norouzfar, Ali Eslamifar, Arash Arashkia, Kayhan Azadmanesh