Natalie Seng

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Antibodies to type II collagen (collagen II) are pathogenic in experimental collagen-induced arthritis (CIA) and possibly also in rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Hitherto, results of assays for anti-collagen II have proven to be inconsistent. We tested whether mouse monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) to collagen II inhibit the natural self-assembly of soluble(More)
Recent publication of a revised section for mycoplasma testing in the European Pharmacopoeia has led to interest in validating a nucleic acid amplification technique (NAT) for use in detection of mycoplasma contaminants in biologics drugs. The replacement by or supplementation of the existing culture-based methods with a PCR-based method has several(More)
The equipment required are (1) a bedside cardiac monitor (2) a defibrillator (3) an ECG machine preferably powered by battery (4) three crocodile clips (5) external pulse generator (6) temporary pacing electrodes and (7) a cutdown set. The cutdown set may include various cannulae introducer systems. We are only describing here the system where the cannula(More)
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