Hayden Griffin

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Plasma lipoprotein metabolism was studied in vivo in two lines of chickens produced by selection for high and low plasma very low density lipoprotein (VLDL) concentration. Rates of VLDL secretion were measured by determining the rate of accumulation of triglyceride in the plasma after intravenous injection of anti-lipoprotein lipase antibody. The clearance(More)
Host immunity pathways evolve rapidly in response to antagonism by pathogens. Microbial infections can also trigger excessive inflammation that contributes to diverse autoimmune disorders including asthma, lupus, diabetes, and arthritis. Definitive links between immune system evolution and human autoimmune disease remain unclear. Here we provide evidence(More)
On behalf of the Local, State, Tribal, and Federal Preparedness Task Force (" Task Force "), we are pleased to present for your consideration our report Perspective on Preparedness: Taking Stock Since 9/11 (" Report "). The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Office of Intergovernmental Affairs (IGA) assisted(More)
Although there has been an increasing demand for leaner meat from consumers, modern strains of commercial livestock species still contain large amounts of fat. At present cattle, sheep and pig carcasses in the UK contain about 25, 25 and 20% of dissectible fat respectively (Kempster et al. 1986; Wood et al. 1991). Whereas poultry has a reputation of(More)
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