Mildred A Kendrick

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Glucose-stimulated insulin secretion is defective in patients with type 2 diabetes. We sought to acquire new information about enzymes of glucose metabolism, with an emphasis on mitochondrial enzymes, by comparing pancreatic islets of type 2 diabetes patients with those of non-diabetic controls. Expression of genes encoding 13 metabolic enzymes was(More)
1 From the Research Section, Tuberculosis Program, Communicable Disease Center, Public Health Service, Department of Health, Education and Welfare, Bethesda, Maryland. "Present address: Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205. 3 Present address: Division of Occupational Health,(More)
In 1950 approximately one-half of the population of Muscogee County, Georgia, and Russell County, Alabama, who were over the age of 5 years took part in a tuberculosis survey that included a controlled trial of BCG vaccination. A total of 16,913 persons were classed as vaccinees and 17,854 as controls. By the end of 1977, nearly 28 years later, 423 controls(More)
To determine the effect of fragmentation on potency of immune globulin preparations, two comparisons were carried out. In one study, the immune globulin was derived from American plasma; in the other, the source was Israeli plasma. In each of the two studies, three materials were given to household contacts of icteric hepatitis: (1) human albumin as a(More)