Alia Javaid

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NK cells are enriched in the liver, constituting around a third of intrahepatic lymphocytes. We have previously demonstrated that they upregulate the death ligand TRAIL in patients with chronic hepatitis B virus infection (CHB), allowing them to kill hepatocytes bearing TRAIL receptors. In this study we investigated whether, in addition to their pathogenic(More)
in an alarmist and unhelpful way by members of staff.6 Patients' main worries were about the side effects of the drugs rather than about addiction, and so optimal management of pain should include adequate reassurance about these fears. There were significant differences in the degrees of pain perceived by patients and those that they thought the staff(More)
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