Michael Marco

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We present our experience with the diagnosis of 26 patients (19 families) with congenital disorders of glycosylation classified as type Ia due to PMM deficiency. In all but one of these CDG Ia families the patients are compound heterozygous for mutations in PMM2. Eighteen different mutations were detected. In contrast to other series in which R141H(More)
Mesenchymal stromal cells (MSC) obtained from α1,3-galactosyltransferase gene knock-out pigs transgenic for the human complement-regulatory protein CD46 (GTKO/CD46 pMSC) suppress in vitro human anti-pig cellular responses as efficiently as allogeneic human MSC. We investigated the immunoregulatory effects of GTKO/CD46 pMSC on human CD4(+) and CD8(+) T cell(More)
INTRODUCTION Despite the efficacy and tolerability of modern antiretroviral therapy (ART), many patients with advanced AIDS prescribed these regimens do not achieve viral suppression or immune reconstitution as a result of poor adherence, drug resistance, or both. The clinical outcomes of continued ART prescription for such patients have not been well(More)
  • M Marco
  • 1996
Participants at the XI International Conference on AIDS in Vancouver appeared impressed by the improvements being made in the diagnosis, treatment, and prophylaxis of AIDS-related opportunistic infections. Improvements in the following areas are discussed: cytomegalovirus infection prophylaxis and maintenance with oral ganciclovir, prophylactic effects of(More)
OBJECTIVE Documentation of the management of mass casualties in Tahrir Square. BACKGROUND We documented the sequences of our medical response to mass casualties in Tahrir Square between January 28, 2011, and February 4, 2011, at "Kasr El-Ainy" Cairo University Hospital, the largest hospital in the Middle East and the tertiary referral center for all(More)
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