Crosstalk between transforming growth factor- β3 and microRNA-29c in leiomyoma: are we stepping forward?
Uterine fibroids (UFs) are benign monoclonal neoplasms, representing the most common solid tumor of the female genital tract in reproductive-aged women. Despite the incidence being generally high worldwide (70% –80% in women by the age of 50 years), UFs affect ≤80% of women in some particular populations (African-American women). Furthermore, UFs are relative common in pregnancy and might negatively influence its outcomes (1). Uterine fibroids are generally asymptomatic; however, when symptoms occur, they might impair normal functioning and affect quality of life, most widely causing abnormal uterine bleeding and iron deficiency anemia, abdominal and pelvic pain, and compression to the surrounding organs thus urologic and gastrointestinal symptoms.
Publication date: Available online 21 November 2019Source: Journal of Acupuncture and Meridian StudiesAuthor(s): Maria P. Volpato, Izabela C.A. Breda, Ravena C. de Carvalho, Caroline de Castro Moura, Laís L. Ferreira, Marcelo L. Silva, Josie R.T. Silva
Publication date: Available online 6 April 2020Source: Tribology InternationalAuthor(s): Julian Krell, Arne Röttger, Ulf Ziesing, Werner Theisen
Abstract The effects of different physico-chemical parameters on sorption of protactinium (Pa) on three different iron oxides (goethite, hematite and magnetite) were studied. The sorption of Pa(V) on all the three iron oxides was low at pH 1, increased to ~ 90% at neutral pH and then decreased slightly above pH 9. Presence of humic acid increases the sorption of Pa(V) on iron oxides in acidic medium whereas sorption is reduced in basic medium. The classical methods like ionic strength, time and temperature dependent sorption studies have been used for the elucidation of the sorption mechanism of Pa(V) on...
Publication date: May 2020Source: LWT, Volume 125Author(s): Kévin Vidot, Chantal Maury, René Siret, Marc Lahaye
Publication date: 15 August 2020Source: Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Volume 832Author(s): M. Tahir, Saira Riaz, Usman Khan, S. Sajjad Hussain, Adeela Nairan, Aseya Akbar, Murtaza Saleem, Shahid Atiq, Shahzad Naseem
J. Mater. Chem. A, 2020, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/D0TA00691B, PaperLibo Wu, Luo Yu, Fanghao Zhang, Dezhi Wang, Dan Luo, Shaowei Song, Chuqing Yuan, Alamgir Karim, Shuo Chen, Zhifeng Ren Developing highly efficient and cost-effective water oxidation catalysts to enhance the oxygen evolution reaction (OER) remains a significant challenge for electrochemical water splitting. Here, ultrathin tungsten-doped nickel iron layered double... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
CONCLUSIONS Despite the high contraceptive effectiveness of many hormonal and intrauterine reversible contraceptive methods, many HCPs, users and potential users are concerned mainly about side effects and safety of both hormonal and non-hormonal contraceptive methods, and there is scarce information about the many benefits that these methods offer beyond contraception.