Ken Creighton

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Recent climate talks in Copenhagen reaffirmed the crucial role of reducing emissions from deforestation and degradation (REDD). Creating and strengthening indigenous lands and other protected areas represents an effective, practical, and immediate REDD strategy that addresses both biodiversity and climate crises at once.
We determined whether purified immunoglobulin G from patients with antiphospholipid antibodies causes fetal loss in pregnant mice. Sera were obtained from nonpregnant parous women (group 1) and nonpregnant women with antiphospholipid antibodies and a history of fetal loss (group 2). Pregnant BALB/c mice were given an intraperitoneal injection of 15 mg of(More)
Although the fetus is considered to be an "allograft" there is little information concerning the role of lymphokines in human pregnancy. Lymphokines are polypeptides secreted by stimulated lymphocytes that direct the immune response by enabling immune effector cells to communicate with each other. To characterize lymphokine production during normal human(More)
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