My Treatment Approach to Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Dr. John Davis, III, Assistant Professor of Medicine in Rheumatology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article appearing in the July 2012 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, that recounts a state-of-the art treatment approach to rheumatoid arthritis using algorithms, individualized treatments, and endpoints. Available at: http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/S0025-6196(12)00472-7/fulltext.

: Association of TNFSF8 Polymorphisms With Peripheral Neutrophil Count

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Dr. Adelaide Arruda-Olson, Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Cardiovascular Diseases Research Division at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses her article appearing in the November 2011 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings that establishes a relationship between two genetic polymorphisms and the nutrophil count in patients who have experienced a heart attack. Available at: http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.com/content/86/11/1075.abstract .

Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Perioperative Pharmacologic Considerations

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Description: Dr. Ajay Kumar, from the Department of Hospital Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio, discusses his article on inflammatory bowel disease which appears in the August 2011 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings. Available at: http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.com/content/86/8/748.abstract

Apoptosis by Xiaodong Wang, June 2007 - Part 1: Introduction to Apoptosis (26:15)

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Apoptosis a form of programmed cell death that plays important roles during animal development, immune response, elimination of damaged cells, and maintenance of tissue homeostasis. Apoptosis is executed by intracellular proteases named caspases that are activated during the onset of apoptosis by extrinsic and intrinsic pathways. The intrinsic pathway is triggered by the release of proteins such as cytochrome c from mitochondria to cytosol and the extrinsic pathway is activated by the...