John R. Bailey

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The molecular mechanisms used by group A Streptococcus (GAS) to survive on the host mucosal surface and cause acute pharyngitis are poorly understood. To provide new information about GAS host-pathogen interactions, we used real-time reverse transcription-PCR (RT-PCR) to analyze transcripts of 17 GAS genes in throat swab specimens taken from 18 pediatric(More)
The recent proliferation of electronic video games has caused an outcry from those who question the merits of the games, while others maintain the games improve eye-hand coordination. At present, no empirical data are available to indicate whether there are differences in eye-hand coordination between video game users and non-users. Comparing 31 video game(More)
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) is the most common form of lymphoid malignancy in Western countries 1. Recent multi-stage genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have shown that part of the eight-fold increased risk of CLL seen in first-degree relatives of patients can be ascribed to the co-inheritance of multiple low-risk variants. 2–6 Current(More)
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