Biggles and the Black Raider by W. E. Johns

By W. E. Johns

Important Africa is being suffering from assaults through an African guy referred to as Cetezulu and often called 'The Black Elephant'. Air Commodore Raymond sends Biggles and Co. to exploit their aeroplanes within the hunt to discover him. Taking 3 planes with them, the crew lose one whilst Ginger is stuck in a hurricane, when wanting gasoline, and has to crash land. although, this ends up in the unforeseen discovery of Cetezulu's mystery approach to vacationing via primary Africa unseen. The group utilises the aid of a Masai warrior known as Mishu, who was once the gun bearer for a online game Warden murdered through Cetezulu. Mishu is kept by means of Biggles from being murdered by way of neighborhood tribesmen who're additionally fascinated about poaching. With the aid of Lieutenant Haynes and a few infantrymen of the King's African Rifles, Cetezulu and his gang are finally traced to a hiding position in lengthy elephant grass. right here they've got hidden nearly 500 head of farm animals, stolen on numerous raids. Biggles and Algy use the 2 last airplane to frighten and stampede the livestock, permitting the warriors to catch the survivors. Cetezulu can pay for his crimes whilst he meets Mishu, who desires to avenge the loss of life of his service provider. The airborne dirt and dust hide of the publication exhibits Ginger setting out over a few lions, (who abruptly lie in his path), while he attempts to flee from a few of Cetezulu's fans.

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The preliminary results of both can be summarised as follows: the addition of interferon to chlorambucil has not improved the respqnse rate or the complete response rate. As expected, the combination is associated with a greater degree of myelosuppression than chlorambucil alone. However, significantly fewer relapses have been observed in patients receiving maintenance interferon, although as yet there is no survival advantage. In the British study, the 'best results' have been seen in the patients receiving interferon throughout [31].

Non-recombinant IFNs IFN-a IFN-a IFN-a 3 4 3 6 8 18 [12] [10] [11 ] [13] [14] [18] [16] Recombinant IFNs IFN-aA IFN-aA· IFN-aA IFN-aA· 4 13 17 9 24 15 30 TOTAL 53 120 6 • previously untreated patients 36 A. Rohatiner In a French study, when interferon was prospectively compared with prednimustine (a combination of prednisolone and chlorambucil) and an expectant policy, in newly diagnosed patients with follicular lymphoma deemed not to be in need of urgent treatment, a somewhat higher response rate (74%) was observed (which was the same as that for prednimustine) [23].

001). There is now substantial evidence showing the superiority of chemotherapy in combination with alpha-IFN for response induction in myeloma as compared to chemotherapy alone. The results of the Italian Multiple Myeloma Study Group and of the present MGCS study support the notion that alphaIFN may also have an impact on survival. Acknowledgements This study was supported by grants from the Swedish Cancer Society and the Cancer Society in Stockholm. For excellent secretarial help we thank Ms Marie Karlsson.

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