Stanley Mercer

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The human genome holds an extraordinary trove of information about human development, physiology, medicine and evolution. Here we report the results of an international collaboration to produce and make freely available a draft sequence of the human genome. We also present an initial analysis of the data, describing some of the insights that can be gleaned(More)
Two chromosomal races of common shrews (Sorex araneus) were crossed in captivity to generate chain VII-forming complex Robertsonian heterozygotes. Meiosis and gametogenesis were studied in three male hybrids. Regular chain VII configurations were observed at both pachytene and diakinesis/metaphase I, although in many pachytene spreads the chain(More)
INTRODUCTION. IN recent years there has been considerable interest in the results of gastric resection for peptic ulceration, and many papers have been published reporting the recurrence rate and the incidence of various syndromes following operation. Some of the series have been large and the investigations have often been detailed. Many, however, have(More)
Ten patients with chronic epilepsy were selected; five had high and five had low total serum testosterone levels. Each patient slept for two nights in the sleep laboratory. EEG monitoring and measurements of nocturnal penile tumescence were carried out during sleep. A clear relationship between both total and free serum testosterone levels were found with(More)
OBJECTIVES The management of patients who have sustained blast injuries poses an important challenge for military healthcare professionals. Current military operations are generating large numbers of casualties and modern military healthcare facilities are increasingly using CT scanning to facilitate their management. This small case series serves to draw(More)
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