Jaroslav Fabry

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BACKGROUND Asthma is a heterogeneous disease with variable symptoms especially in children. Exhaled nitric oxide (FeNO) has proved to be a marker of inflammation in the airways and has become a substantial part of clinical management of asthmatic children due to its potential to predict possible exacerbation and adjust the dose of inhalant corticosteroids.(More)
Chromium is required for a normal insulin function, and low levels have been linked with insulin resistance. The aim of this study was to follow the effect of chromium supplementation on fasting plasma glucose (FPG), glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c) and serum lipids in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM2) on insulin therapy. Eleven randomly selected(More)
We infused six human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-seropositive subjects with autologous CD8+ cytotoxic T cells (CTLs) enriched for HIV-specific cytotoxicity targeted against a diversity of HIV epitopes in gp120, gag p17 and p24, and nef. There was no toxicity and no subject deteriorated clinically. In the first 2 weeks, CD4 counts increased for all subjects(More)
CD43 is a major membrane sialoglycoprotein expressed by cells of hematopoietic origin. One property of CD43 is its ability to interfere with heterotypic and homotypic cellular adhesion. To determine whether CD43 expression can affect cell functions requiring intercellular adhesion, we compared a CD43-positive human T cell line (CEM) and its CD43-negative(More)
Faeces examination of hospitalised paediatric patients with respiratory diseases (recurrent and chronic bronchitis, bronchial asthma, contact with TBC, active TBC, rhinopharyngitis, bronchitis, pneumonia, cystic fibrosis, fluidothorax, pleuropneumonia) revealed the total prevalence of endoparasites of 19.85 %, out of which the prevalence of helminth was(More)
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