Jocelyn Webster

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BACKGROUND Gestational trophoblastic disease (GTD) is a rare complication of pregnancy, ranging from molar pregnancy to choriocarcinoma. Patients with persistent disease require treatment with chemotherapy. For the vast majority, prognosis is excellent. Occasionally, GTD is complicated by hyperthyroidism, which may require treatment. This is thought to(More)
The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) was established in 1975. IFPRI is one of 15 agricultural research centers that receive principal funding from governments, private foundations, and international and regional organizations, most of which are members of the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR). IFPRI's(More)
The successful biocontrol agent for crown gall disease, Agrobacterium radiobacter strain K84, is unable to protect grapevines from infection. We have identified a strain of Agrobacterium tumefaciens, J73, which produces an agrocin active both in vitro and in vivo against grapevine pathogens (Webster et al. 1986). We now report on the curing of this strain(More)
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