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Pathology at Leeds

    Naturevolume 134page696 (1934) | Download Citation



    THE Department of Pathology and Bacteriology, University of Leeds, has issued its annual report for 1933 by Profs. Stewart and McLeod, with some details of the research work in progress. This includes investigations on industrial lung diseases, namely, pulmonary fibrosis of haematite miners and asbestos workers, correlation of types of diphtheria bacilli with clinical severity of the cases, phenomena of bacterial respiration, bacterial hsemolysins, and industrial problems such as the bacterial purification of gas-work's effluents. A brief report by Prof. Passey on cancer research is also included.

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