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Enzyme Deficiency Studies in Fibroblasts Derived from Patients with Various Familila Lipid metabolism Disorders
Enzyme studies were done on fibroblasts from patients with several diseases known to be caused by lipid metabolism disorders. The conditions of the assay procedures were standardized using fibroblasts from controls. After ...
Cytotoxicity of Various Mammalian Cancer Cell Lines to Hyperthermia and Cell-Cycle Phase Sensitivity
I compared the temperature sensitivities (40 - 44ºC) of various mammalian cell lines. HeLa and CHO were less sensitive to temperature than P388 and L12lo; for example, to kill 90% of the cells, 50 minutes of exposure was ...
In previous studies platelets were stored as concentrates. This involved spinning PRP to a platelet pellet, and resuspending the pellet in autologous plasma (Slichter and Harker, 1976a). The several centrifugations involved, ...
CVA and Its Treatment at the H.C. Frick Community Hospital, with Various Case Studies
The purpose of this paper is to try to reconstruct my experience of three months work at the Henry Clay Frick Community Hospital in Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania. I have dealt in this paper mainly with CVA victims, because ...
Gluconate Catabolism by a Novobiocin-Degrading Bacterium
The purpose of the following investigation was to establish the pathway of gluconate utilization and to provide additional data useful in determining taxonomic position of bacterium Nb-D.
Studies on the Anticancer Effects of Ifosfamide
The drug ifosfamide is currently being used on an experimental basis at Borgess Hospital, Kalamazoo, Michigan, for the treatment of lung cancer. A question arose as to whether the drug is more effective if administered in ...
Studies on the Internal and Extyernal Asparaginases of Saccharomyces Cerevistae
Studies were undertaken to further characterize the constitutive internal form of asparaginase in Saccharomyces cerevisiae in terms of its genetics and biochemistry and to show that a precursor-product relationship did ...
Journal of My Clinical Experience at Bronson Hospital with an Additional Paper on Shock
My Senior Individualized Project was a clinically oriented one as a Pathologist's assistant at Bronson Hospital. The following is the daily journal describing my work and also a paper on "A Non-Comprehensive Overview ...
Methodology and Rationale of Testing Procedures in the Clinical Laboratory
My senior independent project consisted of working in the clinical laboratory at the V. A. Hospital in Battle Creek. The goal of my SIP was to obtain experience working in a clinical laboratory, to gain an understanding of ...