Agnes Gautheret-Dejean (Transplant Reactivation Session)

submitted by: hhv-6foundation

"HHV-6 load in whole blood expressed as the number of genomic equivalent copies per million of cells is a suitable tool in immunocompromised patients"
6th International Conference on HHV-6 & 7 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Day 2 - June 21, 2008 - Transplant Reactivation Session

PJ Anne de Pagter (Transplant Reactivation Session)

submitted by: hhv-6foundation

"HHV-6 reactivation after stem cell transplantation: superior specific HHV-6 T cell responses are associated with poor clinical outcome"
6th International Conference on HHV-6 & 7 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Day 2 - June 21, 2008 - Transplant Reactivation Session

Tetsushi Yoshikawa (Transplant Reactivation Session)

submitted by: hhv-6foundation

"HHV-6 and HHV-7 infections in transplant recipients"
6th International Conference on HHV-6 & 7 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Day 2 - June 21, 2008 - Transplant Reactivation Session

Laurent Mardivirin (Immunology, DIHS & Autoimmunity Session)

submitted by: hhv-6foundation

"Early effects of drugs responsible for DIHS on HHV-6 replication in vitro"
6th International Conference on HHV-6 & 7 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Day 2- June 21, 2008 - Immunology, DIHS & Autoimmunity Session

Effect of the California Tobacco Control Program on Personal Health Care Expenditures

submitted by: glantz

Stanton Glantz (of the University of California, San Francisco) and colleagues find that the California state tobacco control program is associated not only with reduced smoking, but with reductions in health care costs as well.

Janaina Luisa Leite (Immunology, DIHS & Autoimmunity Session)

submitted by: hhv-6foundation

"Human herpesvirus-6 (HHV-6) and 7 (HHV-7) infection increase the susceptibility to Graves’ Disease (GD) in individuals with low TP53 apoptotic activity but do not influence their outcome"
6th International Conference on HHV-6 & 7 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Day 2 - June 21, 2008 - Immunology, DIHS & Autoimmunity Session