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Humanitarian Access to Unapproved Interventions in Public Health Emergencies of International…

by Jerome Amir Singh

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The Movement of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis across Borders in East Africa Needs a Regional…

by Kevin P. Cain, Nina Marano, Maureen Kamene, Joseph Sitienei, Subroto Mukherjee, Aleksandar Galev, John Burton, Orkhan Nasibov, Jackson Kioko, Kevin M. De Cock

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Open Access to Large Scale Datasets Is Needed to Translate Knowledge of Cancer Heterogeneity…

by Andrew H. Beck

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Spatial and Temporal Heterogeneity in High-Grade Serous Ovarian Cancer: A Phylogenetic Analysis

by Roland F. Schwarz, Charlotte K. Y. Ng, Susanna L. Cooke, Scott Newman, Jillian Temple, Anna M

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Correction: The kSORT Assay to Detect Renal Transplant Patients at High Risk for Acute…

by The PLOS Medicine Staff

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A Primary Care Nurse-Delivered Walking Intervention in Older Adults: PACE (Pedometer…

by Tess Harris, Sally M. Kerry, Christina R. Victor, Ulf Ekelund, Alison Woodcock, Steve Iliffe, Peter H. Whincup, Carole Beighton, Michael Ussher, Elizabeth S. Limb, Lee David, Debbie Brewin, Fredrika Adams, Annabelle Rogers, Derek G.

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Complaints, Complainants, and Rulings Regarding Drug Promotion in the United Kingdom and Sweden…

by Anna V. Zetterqvist, Juan Merlo, Shai Mulinari Background In many European countries, medicines promotion is governed by voluntary codes of practice administered by the pharmaceutical industry under its own system of self-regulation. Involvement of industry organizations in policing promotion has been proposed to deter illicit conduct, but few detailed studies on self-regulation have been carried out to date. The objective of this study was to examine the evidence for promotion and self-regulation in the UK and Sweden, two countries frequently cited as examples of effective self-regulation. Methods and Findings We performed a qualitative content analysis of documents outlining the constitutions and procedures of these two systems

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Intra-tumor Genetic Heterogeneity and Mortality in Head and Neck Cancer: Analysis of Data from…

by Edmund A. Mroz, Aaron M. Tward, Rebecca J. Hammon, Yin Ren, James W. Rocco Background Although the involvement of intra-tumor genetic heterogeneity in tumor progression, treatment resistance, and metastasis is established, genetic heterogeneity is seldom examined in clinical trials or practice

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The Role of Abcb5 Alleles in Susceptibility to Haloperidol-Induced Toxicity in Mice and Humans

by Ming Zheng, Haili Zhang, David L. Dill, J. David Clark, Susan Tu, Arielle L. Yablonovitch, Meng How Tan, Rui Zhang, Dan Rujescu, Manhong Wu, Lino Tessarollo, Wilfred Vieira, Michael M.

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Enabling Dynamic Partnerships through Joint Degrees between Low- and High-Income Countries for…

by Nelson Sewankambo, James K. Tumwine, Göran Tomson, Celestino Obua, Freddie Bwanga, Peter Waiswa, Elly Katabira, Hannah Akuffo, Kristina Persson, Stefan Peterson

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Evaluation of a Minimally Invasive Cell Sampling Device Coupled with Assessment of Trefoil…

by Caryn S. Ross-Innes, Irene Debiram-Beecham, Maria O’Donovan, Elaine Walker, Sibu Varghese, Pierre Lao-Sirieix, Laurence Lovat, Michael Griffin, Krish Ragunath, Rehan Haidry, Sarmed S. Sami, Philip Kaye, Marco Novelli, Babett Disep, Richard Ostler, Benoit Aigret, Bernard V. North, Pradeep Bhandari, Adam Haycock, Danielle Morris, Stephen Attwood, Anjan Dhar, Colin Rees, Matthew D.

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Correction: Evaluation of the Lung Cancer Risks at Which to Screen Ever- and Never-Smokers:…

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Hormonal Contraception and the Risk of HIV Acquisition: An Individual Participant Data…

by Charles S. Morrison, Pai-Lien Chen, Cynthia Kwok, Jared M. Baeten, Joelle Brown, Angela M. Crook, Lut Van Damme, Sinead Delany-Moretlwe, Suzanna C. Francis, Barbara A

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