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We identified characteristics of devices that caused needle-stick injuries in a university hospital over a 10-month period. Hospital employees who reported needle sticks were interviewed about the types of devices causing injury and the circumstances of the injuries. Of 326 injuries studied, disposable syringes accounted for 35 percent, intravenous tubing(More)
Experimental autoimmune glomerulonephritis (EAG) in chickens appears to be mediated by cellular immunity and is associated with mesangial proliferation. We have developed techniques for the culture of chicken mesangial cells to study factors in vitro which lead to this proliferation. Chicken glomeruli isolated by sieving collagenase-treated whole kidney(More)
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