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Clinical Research
An Observational Prospective Natural History Study of Metabolism, Infection and Immunity During the COVID19 Pandemic (At-home Participation).
… prospective natural history study of metabolism, infection and immunity during the covid19 pandemic (at-home … may be particularly at risk for decline associated with infection . the goal of this study is to compare biomarkers … to help develop therapies to reduce the severity of infection in people with mitochondrial disease. … anyone with …
Clinical Research
A Longitudinal Natural History Study of Children with Mitochondrial Disease (at the NIH Clinical Center).
… the metabolism, infection and immunity (mini) study is a longitudinal natural … health (nih) that  aims to define the relationship between infection , immunity and clinical decline in individuals with … by problems with the cell’s ability to produce energy. infection in individuals with mitochondrial disease can lead …
News Release
Researchers from NHGRI, Oxford University and other National Institutes of Health centers have developed and tested a new method to predict hospital-acquired infections involving five other important pathogens.
… either had a confirmed case or were suspected of having an infection — called co-presence — as a measure to predict … 24 hours in the presence of another patient suspected of infection with one of the five pathogens we studied,” said … 24 hours in the presence of another patient suspected of infection with one of the five pathogens we studied. the …
Staff
Dr. Pamela Schwartzberg is a senior investigator in NHGRI's Genetic Disease Research Branch.
… physicians (aap). … the ability to successfully fight infection requires the coordinated activation of lymphocytes … by which lymphocytes mount effective responses to infection and immunization and to translate these findings to … of powerful reagents for examining lymphocyte responses to infection and immunization. however, the group has also …
Clinical Research
The Metabolism, Infection and Immunity (MINI) Section aims to define the relationship between infection, immunity and clinical decline in individuals with mitochondrial disease.
… the metabolism, infection and immunity (mini) section at the national … of health (nih) aims to define the relationship between infection , immunity and clinical decline in individuals with … by problems with the cell’s ability to produce energy. infection in individuals with mitochondrial disease can lead …
News Release
Investigators with The Cancer Genome Atlas have discovered genomic differences in head and neck cancers caused by infection with the human papillomavirus.
… clinical implications - in head and neck cancers caused by infection with the human papillomavirus (hpv). hpv is the … findings may provide more detailed explanations of how hpv infection and smoking play roles in head and neck cancer risk … should be able to prevent the cancers caused by hpv infection in head and neck cancers and elsewhere, including …
Educational Resources
Cystic fibrosis is a hereditary disease characterized by faulty digestion, breathing problems, respiratory infections, and loss of salt in sweat.
Genetic Disorders
Cystic fibrosis is a genetic disease that causes the body to produce thick, sticky mucus that clogs the lungs, leads to infection, and blocks the pancreas.
… produce thick, sticky mucus that clogs the lungs, leads to infection , and blocks the pancreas, which stops digestive … produce thick, sticky mucus that clogs the lungs, leads to infection , and blocks the pancreas. … cystic fibrosis, cf, … produce thick, sticky mucus that clogs the lungs, leads to infection , and blocks the pancreas. … genetic disorders …
Clinical Research
A study to learn more about the role of viral infection and biomarkers of immunity in mitochondrial disease, utilizing new technology with Neoteryx™ fingerstick at-home sampling.
… a study to learn more about the role of viral infection and biomarkers of immunity in mitochondrial disease … … this study aims to learn more about the role of viral infection and biomarkers of the immune system in people with … disease … a study to learn more about the role of viral infection and biomarkers of immunity in mitochondrial …
Educational Resources
A mutation is a change in a DNA sequence. Mutations can result from DNA copying mistakes made during cell division, exposure to ionizing radiation, exposure to chemicals called mutagens, or infection by viruses.
… radiation, exposure to chemicals called mutagens, or infection by viruses. … mutation, dna sequence, germ line, … radiation, exposure to chemicals called mutagens, or infection by viruses. germ line mutations occur in the eggs …