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Investigation of the relationship between genetic and environmental risk factors associated with obesity and insulin resistance in South African patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease(NAFLD)
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is the most prevalent chronic liver disease in the world. The disease spectrum of NAFLD extends from steatosis (types 1,2) to non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) ...
Free light chains in patients with HIV: establishing local reference ranges and their association with stage of disease, chronic antigen stimulation and the effect of Haart
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Background: Serum free light chains (FLC) are associated with imbalances in heavy and light chain production. Abnormal FLC ratios have been associated with risk of progression in certain diseases. ...