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Association b/tween IVIG response & FcyR gene in KD patients

Posted: Tue May 29, 2012 1:57 pm
by Pioneer
Check out this paper that I just found!! One author: Dr Michael Portman is doing other studies at Seattle Children's Hospital in Seattle, WA. This is really interesting and helpful to know how IVIG works. Dr Portman also has other studies, I am so excited to get involved!! :D

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22565545

Re: Association b/tween IVIG response & FcyR gene in KD pati

Posted: Tue May 29, 2012 7:38 pm
by Nancy
hi

Thanks ! Very interesting article !

I met Dr Portman once at a KD meeting and was very impressed with his interest in and knowledge of KD :)

Re: Association b/tween IVIG response & FcyR gene in KD pati

Posted: Thu May 31, 2012 5:32 pm
by Pioneer
Wow, that is really neat that you met him Nancy!

Hey everyone, I contacted Seattle Children's Hospital specifically their Cardiology department and they gave me Dr Portman's coordinator phone number in case anyone is interested.

Study Coordinator: (206) 884-1149

Here is Seattle Children's website: www.seattlechildrens.org