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The important influence of postnatal thyroid status on development is well recognized, while the effect of prenatal thyroid status on postnatal growth is less understood. The present study was undertaken to assess the effects of pre- and postnatal thiouracil administration on postnatal growth and pituitary grown hormone (GH) content in 25 day old rats. Pups… (More)
A technique was developed for long-term catheterization of the coronary sinus in calves and ponies. A catheter with a 10 to 12 cm-long stiff segment was implanted via right lateral thoracotomy. Catheters were kept patent up to 10 weeks after the surgical procedure. At that time, location of the catheter tip was confirmed both by determining oxygen tension… (More)
Pardon the title, but I wanted to both grab your attention and get straight to the point (which naturally brings my own ethics in choosing the title into question). To clarify: I am referring to textbooks and courses on computer ethics, not to the field of ethics as taught to philosophy majors. I am also speaking only for myself, not for anyone else.
BACKGROUND The diagnosis of Tangier disease in childhood is based on the specific aspect of tonsils or by screening relatives of affected subjects. CASE REPORT A moderately enlarged liver associated with splenomegaly was found upon routine physical examination of a 3 month-old breast-fed boy, born in Turkey from consanguineous parents. Laboratory studies… (More)
Leg 177 will core sediments in the southeast Atlantic sector of the Southern Ocean to study the paleoceanographic history of the Antarctic region on short (millennial) to long (Cenozoic) time scales. Six primary sites are located along a latitudinal transect across the Antarctic Circumpolar Current (ACC) from 41° to 53°S, including two sites (TSO-6A/B,… (More)