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And we’re off!

The country has been battered by storms and floods for the last few days but, without wanting to sound too much like Enid Blyton, today dawned bright and clear. And with it came a morning call from Dr O to … Continue reading

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My killer body

Follow-up call to discuss the results of the CKR test of my cytokine ratio (ratio of CD4:CD8 cells) was scheduled for Monday. To recap the little I know, my previous elevated level indicated I might be producing high levels of … Continue reading

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Natural killer cell, qu’est-ce que c’est?

Fa fa fa FA fa fa fa fa FA feck. I talked to Dr O about my immune tests last week. He was due to call on Thursday, so as usual my phone had a fun time accompanying me on exciting day … Continue reading

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