Dr. Calvin Reynolds Mackay MD
Orthopedist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery133 W Northwood Ln Unit 301 Provo UT, 84604
Dr. Calvin Mackay is a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon practicing in Provo, UT. Dr. Mackay specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries, diseases and disorders of the bodys musculoskeletal system in children. As a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Mackay tends to childrens bones, ligaments, muscles, joints, nerves and tendons. Pediatric orthopaedic surgeons can treat newborns to teenagers. Some conditions Dr. Mackay treats include gait abnormalities like limping, limp and spine deformities, broken bones and bone and joint infections.
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- HIV-1 infectability of CD4+ lymphocytes with relation to beta-chemokines and the CCR5 coreceptor.
- Ethical considerations in research on Huntington's disease.
- Dual personality of memory T cells.
- Monoclonal antibody screening of a phage-displayed random peptide library reveals mimotopes of chemokine receptor CCR5: implications for the tertiary structure of the receptor and for an N-terminal binding site for HIV-1 gp120.
- The role of chemokine receptors in primary, effector, and memory immune responses.
- Enhanced levels of functional HIV-1 co-receptors on human mucosal T cells demonstrated using intestinal biopsy tissue.
- T-cell function and migration. Two sides of the same coin.
- Follicular homing T helper (Th) cells and the Th1/Th2 paradigm.
- Chemokines: immunology's high impact factors.
- Immunology. Memory T cells--local heroes in the struggle for immunity.
- T cell effector subsets: extending the Th1/Th2 paradigm.
- Gene microarrays reveal extensive differential gene expression in both CD4(+) and CD8(+) type 1 and type 2 T cells.
- The question of method in ethics consultation: the IRB frontier.
- Levels of BAFF in serum in primary biliary cirrhosis and autoimmune diabetes.
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