A Cross Sectional Study of Tumors Using Bio-Medical Imaging Modalities.

CONCLUSION: This study provides an initial guideline for researchers from both fields, that is, medicine and engineering. The analyses are shown and discussed in detail through images. This paper shows the significance of image processing platform for tumor detection automation. PMID: 31964329 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Current Medical Imaging Reviews - Category: Radiology Tags: Curr Med Imaging Rev Source Type: research

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In conclusion, our results suggested that AVNP2 could have an effect on the peri-tumor environment, obviously restraining the growth progress of gliomas, and eventually improving cognitive levels in C6-bearing rats.
Source: Brain, Behavior, and Immunity - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 21 February 2020Source: Urology Case ReportsAuthor(s): Irzi Mohamed, EL Houmaidi Amine, Mhanna Tarik, Ouraghi Abdelghani, Alaoui Mhammedi wassim, Barki AliAbstractUsual location of metastasis are in renal cell carcinoma (RCC) the lung, liver, bone, adrenal and brain. Here we report on an unusual case of a 76-year-old male with a solitary sternal metastasis as an initial presentation of clear-cell RCC.The management of metastatic kidney cancer has been disrupted over the last decade by the emergence of new treatments and the progress of surgery and ablative techniques.the Carmena study sug...
Source: Urology Case Reports - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
Abstract We previously reported that both the high-carbohydrate diet (HCD) and high-fat diet (HFD) given for two months promote lipid deposition and inflammation in the liver and brain of mice. The results obtained indicate a tissue-specific response to both diets. Herein, we compared the effects of HCD and HFD on fatty acid (FA) composition and inflammation in the gastrocnemius muscle. Male Swiss mice were fed with HCD or HFD for 1 or 2 months. Saturated FA (SFA), monounsaturated FA (MUFA), n-3 polyunsaturated FA (n-3 PUFA), and n-6 PUFA were quantified. The activities of stearoyl-CoA desaturase 1 (SCD-1), &Delta...
Source: Braz J Med Biol Res - Category: Research Authors: Tags: Braz J Med Biol Res Source Type: research
Brain metastases often occur in cancer evolution. They are not only responsible for death but also for disorders affecting the quality of life and the cognitive functions.
Source: BMC Cancer - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 21 February 2020Source: Journal of Molecular LiquidsAuthor(s): Isadora C. Carvalho, Herman S. Mansur, Alexandra A.P. Mansur, Sandhra M. Carvalho, Luiz Carlos A. de Oliveira, Maria de Fatima LeiteAbstractGlioblastoma multiforme (or GBM) remains one of the deadliest types of brain cancers. Nanomedicine can offer new strategies for fighting against GBM by combining the earliest possible diagnosis with multiple options of therapy. Hence, in this work, cysteine (Cys) and Poly-L-Arginine (PA) moieties were grafted to carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC) to produce biofunctional hybridized macromolecul...
Source: Journal of Molecular Liquids - Category: Molecular Biology Source Type: research
The field of Alzheimer's disease research is in the midst of a slow-moving and consequential debate over the role of infection in the development of the condition. The fundamental question is this: in the absence of genetic variants that raise risk, why do only some people progress to full blown Alzheimer's disease? The presence - in only some people - of sufficient degrees of persistent infection is one possible answer to that question. Candidates include herpesviruses, oral bacteria such as P. gingivalis, lyme disease spirochetes, and others. Alzheimer's is a condition characterized by amyloid-β aggregation i...
Source: Fight Aging! - Category: Research Authors: Tags: Medicine, Biotech, Research Source Type: blogs
Publication date: Available online 21 February 2020Source: Journal of Sport and Health ScienceAuthor(s): George A. BrooksAbstractOnce thought to be a waste product of oxygen limited (anaerobic) metabolism, lactate is now known to form continuously under fully oxygenated (aerobic) conditions. Lactate shuttling between producer (driver) and consumer cells fulfills at least 3 purposes; lactate is: (1) a major energy source, (2) the major gluconeogenic precursor, and (3) a signaling molecule. Lactate Shuttle theory is applicable to diverse fields such as sports nutrition and hydration, resuscitation from acidosis and Dengue, t...
Source: Journal of Sport and Health Science - Category: Sports Medicine Source Type: research
ConclusionThis is the first report of a PXA patient receiving therapy with BRAF MEKi and an autophagy inhibitor with prolonged stable disease. This patient highlights the importance of a molecular interrogation in gliomas to provide an integrated diagnosis and effective treatment. This may be useful in up to 3% of glioma patients withBRAF mutations. Molecular testing in neuro-oncology is providing new avenues of diagnosis and treatment, and detailed molecular interrogation should be considered routine.
Source: Journal of Neurology - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
Conditions:   Brain Tumor;   Surgery;   Convivo System;   Laser Endomicroscopy Intervention:   Device: CONVIVO Sponsor:   University Hospital Inselspital, Berne Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
CONCLUSION: Identification of neural biomarkers is essential to understand the subclinical symptoms for the diagnosis PTSD, which may not be visible by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI/fMRI) and may take years to clinically manifest. PMID: 32074333 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Military Medicine - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Mil Med Source Type: research
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