Temitope Coker

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The goal of this study was to isolate and functionally characterize the human secretogranin II (SgII) gene promoter. SgII is a member of the granin family of proteins which are selectively expressed in neurosecretory cells. The human SgII promoter contains a consensus TATA box and cyclic AMP response element (CRE) 35 and 74 bp upstream of the transcription(More)
BACKGROUND To monitor carrier hosts of avian influenza in Nigeria, we randomly collected cloaca swab specimens from 155 ducks at a live bird market (LBM) in Ibadan, southwest Nigeria, between July 2011 and July 2012. METHODS The samples were analyzed by real-time reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) and virus isolation was carried out(More)
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