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Understanding the role surface proteins play in the interaction of group A streptococci with epithelial cells is an important step toward the development of new strategies to fight infections. Serum IL-2, IL-4, and TNF-alpha levels were significantly raised with decrease in IFN-gamma levels in the lindane-exposed cases. We compared the relative permeabilities of five different retinal gap junctions by measuring their permeabilities to a series of structurally related tracers. High-level lineage-specific stable globin expression in transduced cells reinfused into patients in an autologous transplantation setting could be curative, if successful. Hepatic echinococcal cysts: sonographic appearance and classification. Logistic regression was used to determine the impact of menopausal status and obesity on symptom prevalence.