Carbon-11 PET detects brain inflammation after Lyme disease
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This study has suggested that the β-CD-GO could play an efficient and beneficial source of the adsorbent for the purpose of eliminating Cd(II) from aqueous solution.Graphical abstract
Publication date: April 2020Source: Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, Volume 89Author(s): Diego L. Lucca, Giovanna P. Sá, Leonardo R. Polastri, Denise M.B. Ghiraldi, Nagela P. Ferreira, Lucas U.R. Chiavelli, Ana L.T.G. Ruiz, Francielle P. Garcia, Jessica C. Paula, Celso V. Nakamura, Tania U. Nakamura, Brenda Kischkel, Debora B. Scariot, Dyenefer P. Fonseca, Silvana M.O. Santin, Maria A.M. Gutierre, Melyssa F.N. Negri, Armando M. PominiAbstractOrchidaceae are one of the largest families of flowering plants. In this work, the first phytochemical study of the non-flowering parts of the South American species Stanhop...
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Publication date: Available online 14 February 2020Source: Inorganica Chimica ActaAuthor(s): Aurel Tăbăcaru, Andreea Veronica Botezatu Dediu, Rodica Mihaela Dinică, Geta Cârâc, Vasile Basliu, Maria Paula Cabral Campello, Francisco Silva, Catarina I.G. Pinto, Joana F. Guerreiro, Marta Martins, Filipa Mendes, Fernanda MarquesAbstractA new mixed lanthanide(III) complex [LaNd(μ2-DPY)(μ4-SO4)2(Et3N)]Br2∙2H2O∙MeOH (La-Nd-DPY) was obtained by the reaction of N,N’-diphenacyl-4,4’-dipyridinium dibromide (DPB) with a mixture of La(III) and Nd(III) sulfates in a 2:1 molar ratio, in the presence of...
Publication date: 15 February 2020Source: New Scientist, Volume 245, Issue 3269Author(s): Michael Le PageFirst trial of this form of gene editing for people with tumours passes safety test
Conclusion Predefined sex-specific bCT cut-off levels are helpful for the early detection of MTC and for predicting lateral neck lymph node metastasis.Ca-sCT did not improve preoperative diagnostics.bCT levels>43pg/ml and>100pg/ml for males and of>23pg/ml and>85pg/ml for females are relevant for advising patients and planning the extent of surgery. PMID: 32056502 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Publication date: 20 December 2019Source: Journal of Genetics and Genomics, Volume 46, Issue 12Author(s): Yang Duan, Xingyan Zhang, Lihong Yang, Xu Dong, Zhanye Zheng, Yiming Cheng, Hao Chen, Bei Lan, Dengwen Li, Jun Zhou, Chenghao Xuan
An increasing number of men diagnosed with localised prostate cancer has been accompanied by more men being considered for active surveillance as a management option. Here the author provides an update on recent developments in active surveillance and changes to NICE guidance.
Recent NICE guidance says there is limited evidence for the efficacy of transurethral laser ablation for recurrent non ‐muscle invasive bladder cancer and that ‘special arrangements’ need to be in place if it is to be offered to patients. Here the authors consider the advantages and drawbacks of the treatment.
00:00 to 02.26—Dr. Bihari gives his background and credentials. Dr. Bihari: My medical training started at Harvard Medical School. I graduated in 1957. Then I trained in Internal Medicine at one of the Harvard teaching hospitals in Boston, Beth Israel, and then in Neurology at Massachusetts General in Boston. Then I went to the National Institutes of Health for two years doing brain physiology—brain research. I did another residency training in Psychiatry in New York, at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center and then, over the following five or six years, I got very involved in working in Drug Addiction. By 197...