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Blood specimen

Known as: Blood Sample, blood samples 
A small volume of blood removed for testing or storage.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Identifying the downstream effects of disease-associated SNPs is challenging. To help overcome this problem, we performed… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Viable tumour-derived epithelial cells (circulating tumour cells or CTCs) have been identified in peripheral blood from cancer… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
CONTEXT The association of triglycerides with incident cardiovascular disease remains controversial. Although triglyceride levels… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection poses a serious threat to immunocompromised patients in early life. Transmission of CMV to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Background Sleep duration may be an important regulator of body weight and metabolism. An association between short habitual… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) is an ongoing multi-centre prospective cohort study… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To evaluate whether the homeostasis model assessment (HOMA) is a reliable surrogate measure of in vivo insulin… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Abstract Objective: To assess associations between baseline values of four different circulating markers of inflammation and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I, a mitogenic and antiapoptotic peptide, can affect the proliferation of breast… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
One of the obstacles encountered when extracting DNA from a large number of samples is the cumbersome method of deprotein-izing… Expand
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