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Differential expression of oestrogen receptor α and β proteins in the testes and male reproductive system of human and non-human primates
The role(s) oestrogens play in male adult reproductive function remains uncertain. We have used antibodies specific for oestrogen receptor- α (ERα) and - β (ERβ) to investigate their distributionExpand
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Estrogen Receptor β, But Not Estrogen Receptor α, Is Present in the Vascular Endothelium of the Human and Nonhuman Primate Endometrium
Estrogen action is dependent upon the presence of specific ligand-activated receptors in target tissues. The aim of the present experiments was to compare the spatial and temporal pattern ofExpand
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Identification and H2O2 Production of Vaginal Lactobacilli from Pregnant Women at High Risk of Preterm Birth and Relation with Outcome
ABSTRACT Lactobacilli, principally the strains that are hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) producing, may have a protective effect against vaginal colonization by pathogenic species such as those that causeExpand
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Differential Expression of Estrogen Receptor-α and -β and Androgen Receptor in the Ovaries of Marmosets and Humans
Abstract Estrogens and androgens are essential for the maturation of the ovarian follicle and normal fertility in the female. We have used antibodies specific for both forms of estrogen receptorExpand
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Assessing the macroeconomic impact of a healthcare problem: the application of computable general equilibrium analysis to antimicrobial resistance.
There is a positive relationship between the health of a nation and its economic prosperity. However, in evaluating health care, economists typically concentrate on the economic impact only to theExpand
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Rationalised prescribing for community acquired pneumonia: a closed loop audit
AIMS To audit the management of community acquired pneumonia before and after the introduction of a protocol. To determine the aetiology of pneumonia using routine investigations and polymerase chainExpand
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History of a school.
At present the school consists of the Blair Street Kindergarten campus (from the beginning of 1993) and, at the main campus, 3 main buildings the eastern wing of the older section of the school wasExpand
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Activation of Intracellular Calcium by Multiple Wnt Ligands and Translocation of β-Catenin into the Nucleus
Background: Cellular transducers of Wnt signaling, β-catenin and Ca2+, are considered to act via independent canonical and non-canonical pathways. Results: Six Wnt ligands activated cytosolic andExpand
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Patients and the public: knowledge, sources of information and perceptions about healthcare-associated infection.
Statutory bodies provide information about healthcare-associated infection (HCAI) in the UK. Information is also available on National Health Service trust websites. Opinion polls demonstrate thatExpand
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A macroeconomic approach to evaluating policies to contain antimicrobial resistance
BackgroundAntimicrobial resistance (AMR) is, at least in part, associated with high antimicrobial usage and causes increased morbidity, mortality and healthcare costs. However, policies to containExpand
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