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Sweat Chloride

Cystic fibrosis is the most common lethal genetic disorder of Caucasians in the United States, occurring with a birth rate of 1 in 2000. It is less common in African American and Asians. Cystic fibrosis is an autosomal recessive genetic disease that…

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CH50

The complement cascade comprises over 20 serum proteins that form part of the innate immune system. The complement sequence consists of classical and alternate (Properdin) pathways which may be activated sequentially by a number of different causes.…

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Human Herpesvirus…

Eight human herpesviruses (HHV) have been detected including herpes simplex (HSV), varicella zoster (VZV), cytomegalovirus (CMV), Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), and human herpesviruses 6, 7, and 8. All are double-stranded DNA enveloped viruses and are…