Vishnu R. Murthy

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This paper records an attempt to assess the prophylactic value of immune gamma-globulin, prepared from the serum of recently vaccinated adults, in the protection of close contacts of smallpox in Madras. The results serve to confirm findings of a previous study made in Madras in 1953, and show that the incidence of smallpox in close contacts given immune(More)
Over 42 million people suffer from peripheral neuropathy: deterioration of the nerves in the peripheral nervous system which controls the flow of information from the central nervous system (the brain and spinal cord) to other parts of the body, especially the extremities. Peripheral neuropathy may be caused by autoimmune diseases, metabolic and endocrine(More)
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