PET imaging could help personalize cancer treatment

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Publication date: Available online 17 March 2019Source: Gynecologic Oncology ReportsAuthor(s): Roberta Villa, Jacopo Azzollini, Bernard Peissel, Siranoush ManoukianAbstractBackgroundMayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome (MRKHS) is a congenital disorder of yet unknown etiology, characterized by agenesis/hypoplasia of the müllerian duct system. The occurrence of ovarian cancer (OC) in MRKHS is rare, with
Source: Gynecologic Oncology Reports - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
Chemotherapy overdose may be avoided in obese patients with breast cancer using a tailored dosing strategy.Annals of Oncology
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Conclusion: The y-IHDS requires minimal resources and is based on a screening tool for adult HIV-associated cognitive disorders that is already widely used globally. Hence, this brief, cost-efficient, and valid screening tool may be a useful addition for clinicians working in resource-poor contexts in which adolescent HIV is highly prevalent.
Source: AIDS - Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: BASIC SCIENCE Source Type: research
One day, a quick eye test may be able to pick up important information about brain health. Specifically, it may be able to identify signs of dementia.
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CONCLUSIONS Mukonal inhibited the growth of human CNE1 nasopharyngeal carcinoma cells in vitro. PMID: 30877718 [PubMed - in process]
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Publication date: Available online 16 March 2019Source: The Annals of Thoracic SurgeryAuthor(s): Ya-Fu Cheng, Bing-Yen Wang, Hui-Shan Chen
Source: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery - Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Source Type: research
It felt like Sarah Hanan's life had "come to a screeching halt", but it was only the start of her journey.
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Publication date: Available online 16 March 2019Source: Journal of Microbiological MethodsAuthor(s): Himadri Tanaya Behera, Anjani Kumar Upadhyay, Vishakha Raina, Lopamudra RayAbstractOptimization of media composition for microbial growth is crucial particularly in industrial processes to obtain the desired end product. The waste from sea food industries includes the non-edible parts of shrimp, crabs and prawns which are rich in chitin as the major cause of pollution in coastal areas. Chitin degradation is carried out chemically. It can be degraded biologically also, particularly using microorganisms resulting in chitoolig...
Source: Journal of Microbiological Methods - Category: Microbiology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 16 March 2019Source: Pesticide Biochemistry and PhysiologyAuthor(s): Darpan Raghav, Susobhan Mahanty, Krishnan RathinasamyAbstractKaranjin, a furanoflavonol from Pongamia pinnata L is used in agricultural practices for its pesticidal, insecticidal and acaricidal activities. It is commercially available as a bio-pesticide targeting a wide variety of pests. The present study was intended to evaluate the biochemical interactions of karanjin with bovine serum albumin (BSA) and study its toxicological effects on mammalian and bacterial cell lines. Karanjin bound to BSA at a single site with a ...
Source: Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology - Category: Biochemistry Source Type: research
In conclusion, by using IBC as a chemical probe, we provide new characteristics of methuosis-like cell death. Inducing methuosis-like cell death may represent a novel strategy to combat leukemia.
Source: Chemico Biological Interactions - Category: Biochemistry Source Type: research
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