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Leprosy

Known as: Hansen Disease, Disease, Hansen's, Hansens Disease 
A chronic granulomatous infection caused by MYCOBACTERIUM LEPRAE. The granulomatous lesions are manifested in the skin, the mucous membranes, and the… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Leprosy continues to be a challenge to health worldwide, with about 250,000 new cases being detected every year. Despite… Expand
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Layered two-dimensional (2D) nanomaterials such as graphene are a conceptually new class of materials that offers new access to… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Results of a two-year inductive field study of British ventures show that entrepreneurs are more likely to acquire resources for… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
SUMMARY Leprosy is best understood as two conjoined diseases. The first is a chronic mycobacterial infection that elicits an… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Leprosy is caused by Mycobacterium leprae and affects about 700,000 individuals each year. It has long been thought that leprosy… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Leprosy, a chronic human neurological disease, results from infection with the obligate intracellular pathogen Mycobacterium… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
About a third of the assets in large retirement savings plans are invested in company stock, and about a quarter of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The immunological mechanisms required to engender resistance have been defined in few infectious diseases of man, and the role of… Expand
Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966