A toolkit for haptic force feedback in a telerobotic ultrasound system
To develop a collision engine (haptic force feedback simulator) compatible with a 5-degrees-of-freedom (DOF) haptic wand. This has broad applications such as telerobotic ultrasound systems. Integrating force f... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - October 24, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Reza Fotouhi, Atieh Najafi Semnani, QianWei Zhang, Scott J. Adams and Haron Obaid Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Repeatability of methylation measures using a QIAseq targeted methyl panel and comparison with the Illumina HumanMethylation450 assay
In previous studies using Illumina Infinium methylation arrays, we have identified DNA methylation marks associated with cancer predisposition and progression. In the present study, we have sought to find appr... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - October 24, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Chenglong Yu, Pierre-Antoine Dugu é, James G. Dowty, Fleur Hammet, JiHoon E. Joo, Ee Ming Wong, Mahnaz Hosseinpour, Graham G. Giles, John L. Hopper, Tu Nguyen-Dumont, Robert J. MacInnis and Melissa C. Southey Tags: Research note Source Type: research

The impact of near visual impairment on instrumental activities of daily living among community-dwelling older adults in Selangor
This study was... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - October 24, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Qiu Ting Kee, Mohd Harimi Abd Rahman, Norliza Mohamad Fadzil, Zainora Mohammed and Suzana Shahar Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Costs incurred by patients with oral potentially malignant disorders: is there a public health need for financial protection in India?
Financial protection mechanisms are in place to overcome the costs of a few diseases in India. Our objective was to estimate the costs incurred due to Oral Potentially Malignant Disorders (OPMD) and to determi... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - October 24, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Jay R. Patel and Mihir P. Rupani Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Perceived social and built environment associations of leisure-time physical activity among adults in Sri Lanka
Although perceived neighbourhood environment is considered a predictor of leisure-time physical activity (LTPA), evidence for this is limited in South Asia. Thus, the aim was to determine the association betwe... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - October 20, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Shreenika De Silva Weliange, Madhawa Perera and Jagath Gunatilake Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Correction to: Whole genome resequencing data sets of different species from Pistacia genus
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Source: BMC Research Notes - October 20, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Ali Tajabadipour and Ali Esmailizadeh Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Generalized fixed point results of rational type contractions in partially ordered metric spaces
We investigated the existence and uniqueness of a fixed point for the mapping satisfying generalized rational type contraction conditions in metric space endowed with partial order. Suitable examples are prese... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - October 15, 2021 Category: Research Authors: N. Seshagiri Rao and K. Kalyani Tags: Research note Source Type: research

De novo assembly and annotation of the mangrove cricket genome
The mangrove cricket, Apteronemobius asahinai, shows endogenous activity rhythms that synchronize with the tidal cycle (i.e., a free-running rhythm with a period of  ~ 12.4 h [the circatidal rhythm]). Little is kn... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - October 9, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Aya Satoh, Miwako Takasu, Kentaro Yano and Yohey Terai Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Comparison of the efficiency and performance of two systems and three membranes for blood feeding mosquitoes
Due to different concerns in using appropriate mosquito blood feeding techniques, this work focused on evaluating the effectiveness of two artificial mosquito feeding systems (Rutledge and Hemotek) and three d... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - October 9, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Fatoumata Seck, Aur élie Cailleau, Mawlouth Diallo and Ibrahima Dia Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Timing and duration of lipofection-mediated CRISPR/Cas9 delivery into porcine zygotes affect gene-editing events
Lipofection-mediated introduction of the CRISPR/Cas9 system in porcine zygotes provides a simple method for gene editing, without requiring micromanipulation. However, the gene editing efficiency is inadequate... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - October 9, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Qingyi Lin, Quynh Anh Le, Koki Takebayashi, Chommanart Thongkittidilok, Manita Wittayarat, Maki Hirata, Fuminori Tanihara and Takeshige Otoi Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Application of ensemble clustering and survival tree analysis for identifying prognostic clinicogenomic features in patients with colorectal cancer from the 100,000 Genomes Project
The objective of this study was to employ ensemble clustering and tree-based risk model approaches to identify interactions between clinicogenomic features for colorectal cancer using the 100,000 Genomes Project. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - October 2, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Yuguo Wei, Nikolaos Papachristou, Stefanie Mueller, Wai Hoong Chang and Alvina G. Lai Tags: Research note Source Type: research

An exploration of the sociodemographic and health conditions associated with self-rated wellbeing for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults
To identify sociodemographic factors and health conditions associated with self-rated wellbeing for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults. Participants were recruited via investigator networks and an on... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - October 2, 2021 Category: Research Authors: A. Gall, A. Diaz, G. Garvey, K. Anderson, D. Lindsay and K. Howard Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Activity of the mouse Notch ligand DLL1 is sensitive to C-terminal tagging in vivo
The mammalian Notch ligand DLL1 has essential functions during development. To visualise DLL1 in tissues, for sorting and enrichment of DLL1-expressing cells, and to efficiently purify DLL1 protein complexes w... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 28, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Karin Schuster-Gossler, Karsten Boldt, Dorothee Bornhorst, Patricia Delany-Heiken, Marius Ueffing and Achim Gossler Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Fabrication of alginate-based hydrogel cross-linked via horseradish peroxidase for articular cartilage engineering
We aimed to detect the effect of a couple of parameters including Alg, H2O2, and HRP concentrations on the gelation time of Alg-based hydrogels using an enzymatic cross-linked procedure. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 28, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Sepideh Saghati, Ali Baradar Khoshfetrat, Hamid Tayefi Nasrabadi, Leila Roshangar and Reza Rahbarghazi Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Searching for synergy: combining systemic daptomycin treatment with localised phage therapy for the treatment of experimental pneumonia due to MRSA
Bacteriophages (or phages) are viruses which infect and lyse bacteria. The therapeutic use of phages (phage therapy) has regained attention in the last decades as an alternative strategy to treat infections ca... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 27, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Luca G. Valente, Lea Federer, Manuela Iten, Denis Grandgirard, Stephen L. Leib, Stephan M. Jakob, Matthias Haenggi, David R. Cameron, Yok-Ai Que and Josef Prazak Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Identifying social perceptions of people ignoring COVID-19 warnings: a qualitative study in Iran
The COVID-19 pandemic has had various effects on the social life and daily activities of people in most countries in the world, including Iran. Hygienic precautions have been recommended, such as wearing masks... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 27, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Zohreh Halvaiepour and Mehdi Nosratabadi Tags: Research note Source Type: research

iPSYcare: the development of a linked electronic medical records database to study and optimize psychiatric care in Antwerp
The study of care trajectories of psychiatric patients across hospitals was previously not possible in Belgium as each hospital stores its data autonomously, and government-related registrations do not contain... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 26, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Eva Rens, Joris Michielsen, Geert Dom, Roy Remmen and Kris Van den Broeck Tags: Research note Source Type: research

The pattern of health insurance economic resilience in the Covid 19 pandemic shock
Health insurance is based on people ’s significant risks in receiving health services that they cannot afford alone. Since the outbreak of the corona epidemic, the health insurance system has suffered many econ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 23, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Erfan Kharazmi, Shima Bordbar and Hanie Gholampoor Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Large dependency of intracellular NAD and CoA pools on cultivation conditions in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
This study complements a previous report o... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 23, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Kanhaiya Kumar and Per Bruheim Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Evaluating context and interest in training in evidence-based mental health care: a qualitative investigation among healthcare providers in Kyiv, Ukraine
Increasing access to quality, evidence-based mental health treatments, including psychotherapy, is a global priority. Knowledge of factors associated with delivery settings is critical to ensure that new pract... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 23, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Kimberly Hook, Julia Kozishkurt, Olga Kovalchuk, Evelina Goncharenko, Vitalii Kodovbetskyi, Milana Opanasenko, Andrii Kopytko, Andriy Girnyk, Kateryna Kliuzko, Mari-Lynn Drainoni and Sergiy Bogdanov Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Problematic familial alcohol use and heavy episodic drinking among upper secondary students: a moderator analysis of teacher-rated school ethos
Building on findings reported in a previous publication, the objective of this study is to explore if teacher-rated indicators of school ethos modify the association between problematic familial alcohol use an... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 22, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Gabriella Olsson, Sara Brolin L åftman, Joakim Wahlström and Bitte Modin Tags: Research note Source Type: research

API2CAN: a dataset & service for canonical utterance generation for REST APIs
Recently natural language interfaces (e.g., chatbots) have gained enormous attention. Such interfaces execute underlying application programming interfaces (APIs) based on the user's utterances to perform task... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 22, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Mohammad-Ali Yaghoub-Zadeh-Fard and Boualem Benatallah Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Comparative evaluation of BMI-1 proto-oncogene expression in normal tissue, adenoma and papillary carcinoma of human thyroid in pathology samples
Papillary Thyroid carcinoma accounts for more than 60% of adult thyroid carcinomas. Finding a helpful marker is vital to determine the correct treatment approach. The present study was aimed to evaluate the ex... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 22, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Mohadeseh Hajian, Abolghasem Esmaeili and Ardeshir Talebi Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Interactions between caveolin 1 polymorphism and the Mediterranean and Mediterranean-DASH Intervention for Neurodegenerative Delay diet (MIND) diet on metabolic dyslipidemia in overweight and obese adult women: a cross-sectional study
The increased prevalence of metabolic dyslipidemia (MD) and its association with a variety of disorders raised a lot of attention to its management. Caveolin 1 (CAV1) the key protein in the caval structure of ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 20, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Nasim Khatibi, Atieh Mirzababaei, Farideh Shiraseb, Faezeh Abaj, Fariba Koohdani and Khadijeh Mirzaei Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Acceptability and feasibility of strategies to promote healthy dietary choices in UK secondary school canteens: a qualitative study
To explore the acceptability and feasibility of choice architecture strategies for dietary change in UK secondary school canteens from the perspectives of pupils, school staff and catering providers through qu... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 20, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Marie Murphy, Daniel Mensah, Elena Mylona and Oyinlola Oyebode Tags: Research note Source Type: research

ssvQC: an integrated CUT & RUN quality control workflow for histone modifications and transcription factors
Among the different methods to profile the genome-wide patterns of transcription factor binding and histone modifications in cells and tissues, CUT&RUN has emerged as a more efficient approach that allows for ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 20, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Joseph Boyd, Princess Rodriguez, Hilde Schjerven and Seth Frietze Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Analysis of the regional difference in the number of multi-drug prescriptions and its predictors in Japan, 2015 –2018
Polypharmacy and multi-drug prescription are major public health problems in Japan, but only a few studies have investigated the regional differences. By revealing regional differences in the multi-drug prescr... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 20, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Tasuku Okui and Jinsang Park Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Anesthesia can alter the levels of corticosterone and the phosphorylation of signaling molecules
Neuroscience research using laboratory animals has increased over the years for a number of reasons. Some of these studies require the use of anesthetics for surgical procedures. However, the use of anesthetic... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 19, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Gabriela Cruz Pereira, Marcos M ônico Neto, Hanna Karen Moreira Antunes, Kil Sun Lee and Marcio Henrique Mello da Luz Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Changes in patients ’ outlook, behaviors, and attitudes toward COVID-19 after hospitalization and their experiences of discrimination and harassment
This study aims to examine changes in patients ’ perspectives and outlooks regarding the disease and their health after hospitalization for COVID-19 and investigate their discrimination and harassment experienc... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 17, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Ken Goda, Tsuneaki Kenzaka, Shinsuke Yahata, Ayako Kumabe, Masahiro Katsurada and Hogara Nishisaki Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Transcriptome profiles of the skeletal muscle of mature cows during feed restriction and realimentation
The objective of this study was to ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 16, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Hannah C. Cunningham-Hollinger, Larry A. Kuehn, Kristi M. Cammack, Kristin E. Hales, William T. Oliver, Matthew S. Crouse, Celine Chen, Harvey C. Freetly and Amanda K. Lindholm-Perry Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Accurate numerical scheme for singularly perturbed parabolic delay differential equation
Numerical treatment of singularly perturbed parabolic delay differential equation is considered. Solution of the equation exhibits a boundary layer, which makes it difficult for numerical computation. Accurate... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 15, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Mesfin Mekuria Woldaregay and Gemechis File Duressa Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Authentication of a novel antibody to zebrafish collagen type XI alpha 1 chain (Col11a1a)
Extracellular matrix proteins play important roles in embryonic development and antibodies that specifically detect these proteins are essential to understanding their function. The zebrafish embryo is a popul... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 15, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Jonathon C. Reeck, Makenna J. Hardy, Xinzhu Pu, Cynthia Keller-Peck and Julia Thom Oxford Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Elevated fecal calprotectin is linked to psychosocial complexity in pediatric functional abdominal pain disorders
Children with functional abdominal pain disorders (FAPD) and clinical elevations in three risk areas (anxiety, functional disability, and pain) have been found to be at increased risk for persistent disability... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 15, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Erin L. Moorman, Michael Farrell, Neha Santucci, Lee Denson, Christine Le and Natoshia R. Cunningham Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Using hierarchical similarity to examine the genetics of Beh çet’s disease
Beh çet’s disease (BD) is a multisystem inflammatory disease that affects patients along the historic silk road. Thus far, the pathogenesis of the disease has proved elusive due to the complex genetic interacti... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 10, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Samuel J. Shenoi and Erich J. Baker Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Clinicopathological spectrum of Diffuse Large B Cell lymphoma: a study targeting population yet unexplored in Pakistan
Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma (DLBCL) is the most common type of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL). The aim of this study was to assess the clinico pathological characteristics of DLBCL specifically, among the affect... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 10, 2021 Category: Research Authors: H. Mahmood, M. Habib, W. Aslam, S. Khursheed, S. Fatima, S. Aziz, M. Habib and M. Faheem Tags: Research note Source Type: research

The Induction with Foley OR Misoprostol (INFORM) Study dataset. A dataset of 602 women with hypertensive disease in pregnancy, in India, randomised to either Foley catheter or oral misoprostol for induction of labour
Induction of labour (IOL), or starting labour artificially, can be a lifesaving intervention for pregnant women and their babies, and rates are rising significantly globally. As rates increase, it becomes incr... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 10, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Shuchita Mundle, Hillary Bracken, Vaishali Khedikar, Jayashree Mulik, Brian Faragher, Thomas Easterling, Simon Leigh, Paul Granby, Alan Haycox, Mark A. Turner, Kate Lightly, Miroslava Ebringer, Zarko Alfirevic, Beverly Winikoff and Andrew D. Weeks Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Acute effects of a single unilateral balance training session on ipsi- and contralateral balance performance in healthy young adults
While there is evidence on the short-term effects of unilateral balance training (BT) on bipedal balance performance, less is known on the acute effects of unilateral BT on unilateral (i.e., ipsi- and contrala... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 10, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Thomas Muehlbauer, Leander Abel, Simon Schedler and Stefan Panzer Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Limitations in representative sampling of unpaid caregivers from minority ethnocultural backgrounds in a population-based survey
Historically, persons from minority ethnic, religious and linguistic backgrounds have been un- or under-represented in population-based research studies. Emerging scholarship suggests challenges in representat... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 10, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Husayn Marani Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Alkaloid profiling and antimicrobial activities of Papaver glaucum and P. decaisnei
In this study, both species were evaluated for t... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 8, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Hawraz Jawdat Jafaar, Ovgu Isbilen, Ender Volkan and Gunay Sariyar Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Sun-health behaviours and attitudes towards sun safety amongst Australian teenagers: a qualitative update
This study aimed to explore current attitudes towards sun protection, and sun-seeking behaviour among young Australian adolescents. It was done as part of a larger project aiming to develop a digital resource ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 8, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Nisali Gamage, Rebecca Nguyen, Isabelle M. Clare, Robyn M. Lucas, Mark Strickland, Joanna Granich and Shelley Gorman Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Pharmaceutical workers ’ perceptions of physical activity and healthy eating: a qualitative study
The public health message ‘move for health’ is relevant given the high prevalence of insufficient physical activity, particularly in African countries. The call for behaviour modification including limiting un... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 8, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Philippe Jean-Luc Gradidge, Catherine E. Draper, Daleen Casteleijn and Ant ónio Palmeira Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Ratio between Lactobacillus plantarum and Acetobacter pomorum on the surface of Drosophila melanogaster adult flies depends on cuticle melanisation
As in most organisms, the surface of the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster is associated with bacteria. To examine whether this association depends on cuticle quality, we isolated and quantified surface bacteria ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 8, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Vladislav Mokeev, Justin Flaven-Pouchon, Yiwen Wang, Nicole Gehring and Bernard Moussian Tags: Research note Source Type: research

An effective processing pipeline for harmonizing DNA methylation data from Illumina ’s 450K and EPIC platforms for epidemiological studies
Illumina BeadChip arrays are commonly used to generate DNA methylation data for large epidemiological studies. Updates in technology over time create challenges for data harmonization within and between studie... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 8, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Lauren A. Vanderlinden, Randi K. Johnson, Patrick M. Carry, Fran Dong, Dawn L. DeMeo, Ivana V. Yang, Jill M. Norris and Katerina Kechris Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Distinctive prokaryotic microbiomes in sympatric plant roots from a Yucatan cenote
Cenotes are flooded caves in Mexico ’s Yucatan peninsula. Many cenotes are interconnected in an underground network of pools and streams forming a vast belowground aquifer across most of the peninsula. Many pla... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 7, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Alejandra Escobar-Zepeda, Patricia Rosas-Escobar, Laura Marquez Valdelamar, Patricia de la Torre, Laila P. Partida-Martinez, Ruben Remegaldo, Alejandro Sanchez-Flores and Fredd Vergara Tags: Research note Source Type: research

A meta-collection of nitrogen stable isotope data measured in Arctic marine organisms from the Canadian Beaufort Sea, 1983 –2013
Existing information on Arctic marine food web structure is fragmented. Integrating data across research programs is an important strategy for building a baseline understanding of food web structure and functi... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 6, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Ashley Ehrman, Carie Hoover, Carolina Giraldo, Shannon A. MacPhee, Jasmine Brewster, Christine Michel, James D. Reist, Michael Power, Heidi Swanson, Andrea Niemi, Wojciech Walkusz and Lisa Loseto Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Effect of the uncoupling protein-2 (UCP-2) and nuclear receptor subfamily 3 group C member 1 (NR3C1) genes on treatment efficacy and survival in patients with multiple myeloma: a single-center study
Studies on the genetic background of patients with multiple myeloma (MM) have been increasing; two important factors considered in such works are uncoupling protein-2 (UCP-2) and nuclear receptor subfamily 3 g... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 4, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Ilknur Demir, Sacide Pehlivan, Vahap Okan, Handan Haydaroglu Sahin, Salih Serta ç Durusoy, Istemi Serin, Yasemin Oyaci and Mustafa Pehlivan Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Longitudinal trends in screening males and females for intimate partner violence as part of a systemic multi-specialty health system intervention
To assess intimate partner violence screening for males and females in a health system that underwent a systemic intervention to improve survivor identification and response. Electronic health record data from... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 3, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Cari Jo Clark, Lynette M. Renner, Qi Wang, Nyla I. Flowers, Grace Morrow and Mary Logeais Tags: Research note Source Type: research

RAPD and ERIC-PCR coupled with HRM for species identification of non-dysenteriae Shigella species; as a potential alternative method
Species identification of Shigella isolates are so prominent for epidemiological studies and infection prevention strategies. We developed and evaluated RAPD and ERIC-PCR coupled with HRM for differentiation of n... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - September 3, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Babak Pakbin, Afshin Akhondzadeh Basti, Ali Khanjari, Leila Azimi, Wolfram Manuel Br ück and Abdollah Karimi Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Measurement of catestatin and vasostatin in wild boar Sus scrofa captured in a corral trap
Our aim was to analyse the chromogranin A-derived peptides vasostatin and catestatin in serum from wild boar (Sus scrofa) captured in a corral trap. Acute capture-related stress quickly leads to a release of adre... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - August 30, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Åsa Fahlman, Johan Lindsjö, Ulrika A. Bergvall, Erik O. Ågren, Therese Arvén Norling, Mats Stridsberg, Petter Kjellander and Odd Höglund Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Microarray analysis of ductal carcinoma in situ samples obtained by puncture from surgical resection specimens
The incidence of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) is increasing due to more widespread mammographic screening. DCIS, the earliest form of breast cancer, is non-invasive at the time of detection. If DCIS tissues... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - August 30, 2021 Category: Research Authors: Tomoo Jikuzono, Eriko Manabe, Shoko Kure, Haruki Akasu, Tomoko Ishikawa, Yoko Fujiwara, Masujiro Makita and Osamu Ishibashi Tags: Data note Source Type: research