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Department of Medicine and Therapeutics,1 Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,2 Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Faculdade deExpand
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The DNA sequence of the human X chromosome
The human X chromosome has a unique biology that was shaped by its evolution as the sex chromosome shared by males and females. We have determined 99.3% of the euchromatic sequence of the XExpand
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ISPD Peritonitis Recommendations: 2016 Update on Prevention and Treatment
Peritonitis is a common and serious complication of peritoneal dialysis (PD). Although less than 5% of peritonitis episodes result in death, peritonitis is the direct or major contributing cause ofExpand
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Clinical Practice Guideline: The Diagnosis, Management, and Prevention of Bronchiolitis
This guideline is a revision of the clinical practice guideline, “Diagnosis and Management of Bronchiolitis,” published by the American Academy of Pediatrics in 2006. The guideline applies toExpand
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Prevalence of depression in chronic kidney disease: systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies.
Prevalence estimates of depression in chronic kidney disease (CKD) vary widely in existing studies. We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies to summarize the pointExpand
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Networks of power and influence: the role of mycorrhizal mycelium in controlling plant communities and agroecosystem functioning
Extraradical mycelia of mycorrhizal fungi are normally the �hidden half� of the symbiosis, but they are powerful underground influences upon biogeochemical cycling, the composition of plantExpand
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A randomized, controlled trial of early versus late initiation of dialysis.
BACKGROUND In clinical practice, there is considerable variation in the timing of the initiation of maintenance dialysis for patients with stage V chronic kidney disease, with a worldwide trendExpand
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Measuring the ability to meet family needs in an intensive care unit.
OBJECTIVE To measure the ability to meet family needs in an intensive care unit (ICU). DESIGN Descriptive survey. SETTING University hospital ICU. SUBJECTS Ninety-nine next of kin respondentsExpand
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Sequence and analysis of chromosome 4 of the plant Arabidopsis thaliana
The higher plant Arabidopsis thaliana (Arabidopsis) is an important model for identifying plant genes and determining their function. To assist biological investigations and to define chromosomeExpand
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Nicotinic Acid Limitation Regulates Silencing of Candida Adhesins During UTI
The adherence of Candida glabrata to host cells is mediated, at least in part, by the EPA genes, a family of adhesins encoded at subtelomeric loci, where they are subject to transcriptionalExpand
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