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Effective remission induction in children with recurrent acute myeloid leukemia by mAMSA, Ara-C, and VP 16. Investigating the anti-proliferative activity of styrylazanaphthalenes and azanaphthalenediones. Effects of averaging data series on the electroencephalographic response to noxious visceral stimulation in isoflurane-anaesthetized dogs. We also find that all seven monoclonal antibodies used in this study bind to protein determinants not exposed on the surface of the living trypanosome.

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Deoxyribonucleic acid measurements in transitional cell carcinomas: comparison of flow and image cytometry techniques. In the second part, this approach was evaluated in a prospective study including 102 patients with suspected spinal TB. This is an interesting example of gene (Hermansky-Pudlak syndrome) and environment (BPDE) interaction.

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Five patients underwent whole-body PET 5 and 30 min after intravenous injection of anti-(18)F-FACBC. The study demonstrates the particular clinical values of 67Ga-citrate scan in detectability of unknown lesions to be in cases of malignant lymphoma. The combined results suggest a unique mechanism that ensures the transport of a single substrate by the SecA2/Y2 system. Falls, the dependent variable, were classified as serious or nonserious.

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