TITLE

in his blood

AUTHOR(S)
Conger, Krista
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Stanford Medicine;Spring2013, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the experience of doctor Holbrook Kohrt, assistant medicine professor at Stanford University, of having hemophilia and how it led him to a career in oncology and hematology. Topics include the blood-borne diseases that blood transfusion can cause such as HIV, the severe hepatitis C he incurred, and his interest into how medical practitioners might jumpstart the immune system of patients against other illnesses such as cancer. INSET: fixing hemophilia.
ACCESSION #
86444285

 

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