How Cpn causes porphyria: pdfs of Stratton/Mitchell Articles

 Two downloadable pdf files are included here for those who want more detail on Cpni and secondary porphyriai.


1) This link will download an important and classic article by Dr.'s Stratton & Mitchell called

The Pathogenesis of Systemic Chlamydial Infectionsi:
Theoretical Considerations of Host Cell Energy Depletion
and Its Metabolic Consequences

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It explains in detail the impact of Cpn cellular parasitism on ATP depletion and on hemei synthesis and resulting porphyria. 

 
2) This link will download an excerpt from Stratton & Mitchell's Patent #6,884,784 specifically on the cellular biology of Cpn and porphyria. A succinct and clear explanation for those of us who are biology geeks.

Excerpt from Stratton & Mitchell's Patent #6,884,784 on Cpn & Secondary Porphyria

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