Latest Diane Brown Stories

2010-02-26 09:56:51

A new University of Colorado at Boulder study shows mice infected with the bacteria salmonella develop clinical signs consistent with a deadly and poorly understood human inflammatory disease, a finding that may lead to new therapies. The human disease, known as Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis, or HLH, is a rare inflammatory disease that kills between 50 percent and 90 percent of its victims, said Diane Brown, lead author of the study. HLH treatment may require bone marrow transplantation,...

2008-07-08 12:00:39

By Jeremy Morrison, The News Herald, Panama City, Fla. Jul. 8--She's a familiar voice at Bay County Commission meetings, make it official. Diane Brown has worn out the carpet leading to the board's public microphone. She consistently peppers the commission with questions, suggestions and criticism. "I am not part of the clique," Brown said. The Beach resident is running against Commissioner Mike Thomas for the county's District 5 seat. She refers to herself as a "fiscal...

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