Increased radiosensitivity of normal tissue fibroblasts in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) and with kaposi's sarcoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Recovery of Function
  • Stroke
  • Stroke Rehabilitation

abstract

  • Fibroblasts cultured from skin biopsies of patients with AIDS and Kaposi's sarcoma were found to be more radiosensitive than fibroblasts from non-HIV-infected-sources. This supports clinical observations of overt sensitivity to radiotherapy in some AIDS patients with Kaposi's sarcoma.

publication date

  • January 1995

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1080/09553009514551361

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 411

end page

  • 2

volume

  • 68

number

  • 4