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by duncan
Wed 30 Nov 2016 22:54
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Ceftriaxone Pulse Dosing Fails to Eradicate Biofilm-Like Bb Persisters
Replies: 118
Views: 31660

Re: Ceftriaxone Pulse Dosing Fails to Eradicate Biofilm-Like Bb Persisters

Ethics are a funny thing sometimes. Is it ethical not to try to treat people infected with Lyme that conventional therapy fails? To abandon perhaps as many as 60,000 patients each and every year? At least some courageous researchers are striving to find cures, as opposed to others who seem content w...
by duncan
Wed 16 Nov 2016 23:08
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant
Replies: 26
Views: 12639

Re: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant

Henry, which is better in diagnosing NB: The C6 or the 2T or an MRI or a patient's symptoms? Let me answer that for you: They are pretty much equally important as they all represent different metrics used in the diagnostic process. But they are inherently different. Johnson's Big Data and Aucott's e...
by duncan
Wed 16 Nov 2016 21:04
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant
Replies: 26
Views: 12639

Re: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant

Because it might not be covered in the IDSA handbook?
by duncan
Wed 16 Nov 2016 20:37
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant
Replies: 26
Views: 12639

Re: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant

Henry, you dear boy, you needn't get your knickers in a bunch.

Please go on with what you think about the merits of the grants to Aucott etc, and the direction of their respective research efforts.
by duncan
Wed 16 Nov 2016 19:15
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant
Replies: 26
Views: 12639

Re: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant

Henry, you may wish to pull up a chair and review the respective methodologies at play here. You also appear to be getting ahead of yourself. I suggest you do some basic research to find out what kind of markers Aucott is broadly searching for. Remember Lipkin? Remember Naviuax? Both researching the...
by duncan
Wed 16 Nov 2016 17:23
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant
Replies: 26
Views: 12639

Re: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant

Henry, do you realize people can see when you go back and edit your posts AFTER the discussion has moved forward?
by duncan
Wed 16 Nov 2016 16:24
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant
Replies: 26
Views: 12639

Re: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant

Henry, you may wish to acquaint yourself with what Aucott plans to be looking for. I wondered in a previous post what assumptions Aucott might be bringing - it appears you may be hauling your own set.
by duncan
Wed 16 Nov 2016 16:11
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant
Replies: 26
Views: 12639

Re: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant

Um, no, Henry, it doesn't, at least not according to the link you provided.
by duncan
Wed 16 Nov 2016 15:58
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant
Replies: 26
Views: 12639

Re: Johns Hopkins Awarded $10 Million Cohen Foundation Grant

I don't remember if Johnson's is involved in blood draws (as in hands-on) and subsequent immunological profiling, Henry. I think you may be comparing apples to oranges.