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(2018)HFE haemochromatosis is the most common iron overload disease. Since the discovery of the HFE gene is 1996, it is readily diagnosed using a genetic test rather than using liver biopsies. It is an autosomal recessive disease ...
(2018)Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infects the majority of the world’s population and establishes a life-long infection, which requires intact T cell responses to control. Infants in utero and immune-compromised populations are most ...
Tracking cerebral amyloid accumulation in ageing, mild cognitive impairment, Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias (2018)Background Alzheimer’s disease (AD), the most common form of dementia in the elderly, is thought to result from the neurotoxicity of cerebral β-amyloid (Aβ) plaques. Accumulation of Aβ plaques begins years before AD ...