R. S. Tuttle

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Seventy-nine human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1)-seropositive homosexual men participating in a longitudinal study of HIV-1 infection were assessed twice, 6 months apart, to investigate associations between bereavement and cellular immune function. Subjects were assessed by using a theory-driven model comprising life stressors, social support and(More)
Tetramethylpyrazine is extracted from Rhizoma ligustici wallichii, an herb used in the Chinese medicine Chung Chong. Both herb and extract have been used in the treatment of anginal pain and stroke. Animal studies in the West have shown that tetramethylpyrazine improves coronary blood flow, is short acting, and has a low toxicity. There are no clinical or(More)
Most (approximately 80%) strains of Fusobacterium nucleatum adhere to human erythrocytes in a lectin-like manner that is strongly inhibited by N-acetyl-D-galactosamine (GalNAc). In this study, we investigated the capacity of F. nucleatum 10953, a strain that is weakly inhibited by GalNAc, to adhere to and activate human lymphocytes in vitro. Experiments(More)