Ectromelia

Known as: Ectromelia [Disease/Finding], Ectromelia of unspecified limb 
Gross hypo- or aplasia of one or more long bones of one or more limbs. The concept includes amelia, hemimelia, phocomelia, and sirenomelia.
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2010
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2010
In the United States, more than 40% of cancer patients develop brain metastasis. The median survival for untreated patients is 1… (More)
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2007
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2007
Natural killer (NK) cells play a pivotal role in the innate immune response to viral infections, particularly murine… (More)
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2003
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2003
Ectromelia virus is the causative agent of mousepox, an acute exanthematous disease of mouse colonies in Europe, Japan, China… (More)
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2002
2002
Ectromelia virus (EV) is an orthopoxvirus (OPV) that causes mousepox, a severe disease of laboratory mice. Mousepox is a useful… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Genetic resistance to clinical mousepox (ectromelia virus) varies among inbred laboratory mice and is characterized by an… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Interleukin-18 (IL-18) is a proinflammatory cytokine that plays a key role in the activation of natural killer and T helper 1… (More)
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1998
1998
Population control has become a major problem in many wildlife species. Fertility control through immunocontraception has been… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
High prevalences of hindlimb deformities were recorded in wild-caught green frogs (Rana clamitans), northern leopard frogs (Rana… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Interferon-gamma functions within the immune system as a potent anti-viral and immunoregulatory cytokine. In order to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Interferons (IFNs) induce antiviral activity in many cell types. The ability of IFN-gamma to inhibit replication of ectromelia… (More)
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