Pregnant women adherence level to antenatal care visit and its effect on perinatal outcome among mothers in Tigray Public Health institutions, 2017: cohort study
To assess pregnant women adherence level to antenatal care visit and its effect on perinatal outcome among mothers in Tigray Public Health institutions, 2017. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 7, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Abera Haftu, Hadgay Hagos, Mhiret-AB Mehari and Brhane G/her Tags: Research note Source Type: research

A prospective study on dual time 18F-FDG-PET/CT in high-risk prostate cancer patients
This proof of concept study investigated whether dual time point FDG-PET/CT with image acquisition after 1 and 3 h could be useful in preoperative staging of patients undergoing robot-assisted radical prostate... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 7, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Mike Allan Mortensen, Mie Holm Vilstrup, Mads Hvid Poulsen, Oke Gerke, Poul Flemming H øilund-Carlsen and Lars Lund Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Proportion and factors of death among preterm neonates admitted in University of Gondar comprehensive specialized hospital neonatal intensive care unit, Northwest Ethiopia
Neonatal mortality accounts for 43% of under-five child mortality in Ethiopia where preterm is the second leading cause of neonatal death and steadily increased in low-income countries. Therefore, assessing th... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 6, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Ayenew Engida Yismaw and Abebe Ayinalem Tarekegn Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Manifolds boosting severe acute malnutrition burden among children in and around Wolaita Zone, Southern Ethiopia: mini-review
Severe acute malnutrition (SAM) has been considered as the complex nutritional problem within developing countries. Alleviating its occurrence also exists in an anxiety. A series of studies were conducted to d... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 6, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Mulugeta Yohannis Kabalo Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Immune adaptor protein SKAP1 (SKAP-55) forms homodimers as mediated by the N-terminal region
Immune cell adaptor protein SKAP1 couples the antigen-receptor (TCR/CD3) with the activation of LFA-1 adhesion in T-cells. Previous work by ourselves and others have shown that SKAP1 can directly bind to other... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 6, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Monika Raab, Klaus Strebhardt and Christopher E. Rudd Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Intimate partner violence and depression among pregnant women in the North west region of Cameroon: a research proposal
In this study, we aim to assess the prevalence and correlates ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 6, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Tsi Njim and Franklin Ngu Mbolingong Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Tumour associated lymphocytes in the pleural effusions of patients with mesothelioma express high levels of inhibitory receptors
Pleural effusion (PE) is a common feature of malignant pleural mesothelioma. These effusions typically contain lymphocytes and malignant cells. We postulated that the PE would be a source of lymphocytes for an... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 5, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Jonathan Chee, Mark W. Watson, Abha Chopra, Bella Nguyen, Alistair M. Cook, Jenette Creaney, Willem J. Lesterhuis, Bruce W. Robinson, Y. C. Gary Lee, Anna K. Nowak, Richard A. Lake and Alison M. McDonnell Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Utilization of long acting reversible contraceptive methods and associated factors among female college students in Gondar town, northwest Ethiopia, 2018: institutional based cross-sectional study
Family planning is achieved through use of different contraceptive methods among which the most effective methods are modern family planning methods like long acting reversible contraceptive which includes int... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 5, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Woldegebrieal Aregay, Telake Azale, Mekonnen Sisay and Kedir Abdela Gonete Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Validation of extracellular ligand –receptor interactions by Flow-TriCEPS
The advent of ligand-based receptor capture methodologies, allows the identification of unknown receptor candidates for orphan extracellular ligands. However, further target validation can be tedious, laboriou... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 5, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Laura A. Lopez-Garcia, Levent Demiray, Sandra Ruch-Marder, Ann-Katrin Hopp, Michael O. Hottiger, Paul M. Helbling and Maria P. Pavlou Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Attempted use of PACE for riboswitch discovery generates three new translational theophylline riboswitch side products
The purpose of this project was to use an in vivo method to discover riboswitches that are activated by new ligands. We employed phage-assisted continuous evolution (PACE) to evolve new riboswitches in vivo. W... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 5, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Zachary M. Shaver, Stephanie S. Bent, Steven R. Bilby, Michael Brown, Anna Buser, Itzayana G. Cuellar, Athena J. Davis, Lindsay Doolan, Fatima C. Enriquez, Autumn Estrada, Shelby Herner, J. Cody Herron, Andrew M. Hunn, Madison Hunter, Hartlee Johnston, Ow Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Correction to: Level of job satisfaction and associated factors among health care professionals working at University of Gondar Referral Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study
Following publication of the original article [1], the authors reported that one of the authors ’ names was spelled incorrectly. In this Correction the incorrect and correct author name are shown. The original ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 4, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Getnet Gedif, Yetnayet Sisay, Animut Alebel and Yihalem Abebe Belay Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Unmet need for modern contraception and associated factors among reproductive age group women in Eritrean refugee camps, Tigray, north Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study
Millions of women want to delay or avoid pregnancy, but they are not using contraception, especially in refugee settings. Due to lack of contraception, one fifth of reproductive age group women suffered from u... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 4, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Kidane Gebrecherkos, Brhane Gebremariam, Abebaw Gebeyehu, Hailay Siyum, Gizienesh Kahsay and Mebrahtu Abay Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Factor-XIII activity in patients with mild to moderate ulcerative colitis and active bleeding: a prospective observational study
Coagulation factor XIII plays a key role in fibrin clot stabilization and epithelial healing. Under chronic inflammatory conditions involving bleeding and an activation of the coagulation cascade, the FXIIIa i... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 4, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Karsten Bernerth, Ingolf Schiefke, Karin Liebscher, Susanne Raczynski, Tanja Kottmann and Niels Teich Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Novel unconditioned prosocial behavior in prairie voles (Microtus ochrogaster) as a model for empathy
In this study, empathy is quantified using a novel social test. Empathy and prosocial behavior are linked to the expression of oxytocin in humans and rodent models. Specifically, prosocial behavior in prairie ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 4, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Lucas A. Stetzik, Alana W. Sullivan, Heather B. Patisaul and Bruce S. Cushing Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Spectrophotometry assays to determine G6PD activity from Trinity Biotech and Pointe Scientific G6PD show good correlation
Spectrophotometry kits from Pointe Scientific (PS; USA) were compared to kits from Trinity Biotech (Trinity; Ireland) in 50 venous blood samples from purposively selected individuals in Bangladesh. Repeatabili... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 4, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Mohammad Shafiul Alam, Mohammad Golam Kibria, Nusrat Jahan, Ric N. Price and Benedikt Ley Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Interpreting rapid diagnostic test (RDT) for Plasmodium falciparum
Rapid diagnostic tests have been of tremendous help in malaria control in endemic areas, helping in diagnosis and treatment of malaria cases. It is heavily relied upon in many endemic areas where microscopy ca... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 4, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Verner N. Orish, Virtue F. De-Gaulle and Adekunle O. Sanyaolu Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Evaluation of MCQs from MOOCs for common item writing flaws
There is a dearth of research into the quality of assessments based on Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) items in Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). This dataset was generated to determine whether MCQ item writ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 3, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Eamon Costello, Jane C. Holland and Colette Kirwan Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Proteomics of the wheat tan spot pathogen Pyrenophora tritici-repentis
The fungus Pyrenophora tritici-repentis is a major pathogen of wheat worldwide, causing the leaf spotting disease tan spot. To best inform approaches for plant genetic resistance, an understanding of the biology ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 29, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Caroline S. Moffat, Thomas Stoll and Paula Moolhuijzen Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Antenatal care utilization increase the odds of women knowledge on neonatal danger sign: a community-based study, eastern Ethiopia
This study, aimed to determine women knowledge on key neonatal dander sign and associated factors among women recently gave birth in eastern Ethiopia. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 29, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Tesfaye Assebe Yadeta Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Prevalence and risk factors of pressure ulcer in hospitalized adult patients; a single center study from Ethiopia
The main objective of this study was to assess the prevalence of pressure ulcer and its risk factors among adult hospitalized patients at Dessie Referral Hospital, Northeast Ethiopia, 2016 G.C (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 29, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Dinkie Tadele Bereded, Mohammed Hassen Salih and Abebaw Eredie Abebe Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Exploring behaviors, treatment beliefs, and barriers to oral chemotherapy adherence among adult leukemia patients in a rural outpatient setting
Adherence to oral chemotherapy is essential for patients with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) and multiple myeloma (MM) to remain in remission. Few studies have used a Likert-type scale to measure medication ad... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 29, 2018 Category: Research Authors: C. Suzanne Lea, Sulochana Bohra, Tiffanie Moore, Chelsea Passwater and Darla Liles Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Prevalence of autoimmune thyroid diseases among the Turner Syndrome patients: meta-analysis of cross sectional studies
This meta-analysis was done to estimate the prevalence of autoimmune thyroid diseases (ATDs) in Turner Syndrome patients, and to determine the clinical status of thyroid autoimmune diseases that occur frequent... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 29, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Sagad Omer Obeid Mohamed, Ibrahim Hassan Eldaw Elkhidir, Abdelhamid Ibrahim Hassan Abuzied, Ahmed Abdulgadir Mohammed Hassan Noureddin, Gehad Abdelmonem Abdalla Ibrahim and Ahmed Abdallah Ali Mahmoud Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Prevalence of color vision deficiency among school children in Wolkite, Southern Ethiopia
Colour vision deficiency is the commonest disorders of vision and undiagnosed colour vision defect could pose a handicap to the performance of an affected student. The prevalence of colour blindness varies in ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 28, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Gashaw Garedew Woldeamanuel and Teshome Gensa Geta Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Women ’s knowledge and associated factors on preconception care at Public Health Institution in Hawassa City, South Ethiopia
Preconception care is pivotal to improve pregnancy and birth outcome. It is vital for the future health of mother, her child and her family, which is routinely practice. The study aims to assess knowledge of p... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 28, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Andargachew Kassa and Zemenu Yohannes Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Prevalence of needle-stick and sharp object injuries and its associated factors among staff nurses in Dessie referral hospital Amhara region, Ethiopia, 2018
The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of needle-stick and sharp object injuries among staff nurses in Dessie referral hospital, Amhara region, Ethiopia, 2018. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 28, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Ayele Mamo Abebe, Mesfin Wudu Kassaw and Nathan Estifanos Shewangashaw Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Rapid computation and visualization of data from Kano surveys in R
The Kano model for user satisfaction is a popular survey-based method used by product designers to prioritize the inclusion and implementation of product features based on users ’ requirements. Despite its over... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 28, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Reynir S. Atlason and Davide Giacalone Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Determinants of late initiation for antenatal care follow up: the case of northern Ethiopian pregnant women
Early antenatal care follow-up is the main strategy of preventing pregnancy related adverse outcomes; in which World Health Organization recommends first antenatal care visit should be offered within the first... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 27, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Fitsum Wolde, Zerfu Mulaw, Tibeb Zena, Belete Biadgo and Miteku Andualem Limenih Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Pain management in living related adult donor hepatectomy: feasibility of an evidence-based protocol in 100 consecutive donors
We report the results of this pr... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 26, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Guillaume Dewe, Arnaud Steyaert, Marc De Kock, Fernande Lois, Raymond Reding and Patrice Forget Tags: Research note Source Type: research

The challenges of muscle biopsy in a community based geriatric population
To describe the difficulties of obtaining muscle samples using a Bergstrom needle technique in a frail older adult population. The data were obtained from a study primarily investigating immunosenescence in fr... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 26, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Daisy Wilson, Leigh Breen, Janet M. Lord and Elizabeth Sapey Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Survival status and predictors of mortality among children with severe acute malnutrition admitted to general hospitals of Tigray, North Ethiopia: a retrospective cohort study
Despite the presence standard protocol for management of severe acute malnutrition case-fatality rates in African hospitals remain unacceptably high. The case in Ethiopia is not different from others. Therefor... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 26, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Gebremicael Guesh, Getu Degu, Mebrahtu Abay, Berhe Beyene, Ermyas Brhane and Kalayu Brhane Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Temporal trend of the proportion of patients presenting with advanced HIV in French Guiana: stuck on the asymptote?
In French Guiana, the French territory with the most preoccupying HIV epidemic, there have been great efforts to intensify and diversify HIV testing strategies. The aim of the present study was to review the t... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 26, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Mathieu Nacher, Florence Huber, Leila Adriouch, F élix Djossou, Antoine Adenis and Pierre Couppié Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Utilization and determinants of long term and permanent contraceptive methods among married reproductive age women at Janamora district, northwest Ethiopia
This study is aimed at determining the prevalence and factors associated with utilization of long acting and permanent methods among married reproductive age (15 –49) females at Janamora district, in 2018. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 26, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Daniel Shitu Getahun, Haileab Fekadu Wolde, Kindie Fentahun Muchie and Hedija Yenus Yeshita Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Improving redox sensitivity of roGFP1 by incorporation of selenocysteine at position 147
Redox-sensitive green fluorescent protein (roGFP) is a genetically-encoded redox-sensitive protein used to detect cellular oxidative stress associated with reactive oxygen species production. Here we replaced ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 22, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Katherine R. Stanford, Joanne M. Ajmo, Parmvir K. Bahia, Stephen H. Hadley and Thomas E. Taylor-Clark Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Docking simulation between HIV peptidase inhibitors and Trypanosoma cruzi aspartyl peptidase
The low investment in research, diagnosis and treatment are factors that contribute to the continuity of Chagas ’ disease as a neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). In this context, the repositioning of drugs rep... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 21, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Vanessa V. S. Castilho, Keyla C. S. Gon çalves, Karina M. Rebello, Luiz P. R. Baptista, Leandro S. Sangenito, Helena L. C. Santos, Marta H. Branquinha, André L. S. Santos, Rubem F. S. Menna-Barreto, Ana C. Guimarães and Claudia M. d’Avila-Levy Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Mismatch between student and tutor evaluation of training needs: a study of traumatology rotations
An e-portfolio was used to determine the optimal number of times students need to repeat a procedure before they are fully capable of performing it without supervision. The results were compared with the actua... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 21, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Fernando Santonja-Medina, Mari Paz Garc ía-Sanz, Sara Santonja-Renedo and Joaquín García-Estañ Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Level of job satisfaction and associated factors among health care professionals working at University of Gondar Referral Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study
The main aim of this study was to assess the level of job satisfaction and associated factors among healthcare professionals working at University of Gondar Referral Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia. An institutio... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 20, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Genet Gedif, Yetnayet Sisay, Animut Alebel and Yihalem Abebe Belay Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Job satisfaction and related factors among Iranian intensive care unit nurses
The aim of this study is to determine the levels of job satisfaction and to collect information about the factors affecting job satisfaction of Iranian ICU hospital nurses. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 20, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Somayeh Mousazadeh, Shahrzad Yektatalab, Marzieh Momennasab and Soroor Parvizy Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Proteinase K treatment improves RNA recovery from thyroid cells fixed with liquid-based cytology solution
Fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB), an important diagnostic tool given its simplicity, safety, and cost-effectiveness, is fast becoming a popular procedure in the diagnosis of thyroid diseases. Generally, ce... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 20, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Tomoo Jikuzono, Aya Horikawa, Tomoko Ishikawa, Mitsuyoshi Hirokawa, Iwao Sugitani, Takashi Inui and Osamu Ishibashi Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Factors associated with adverse pregnancy outcome in Debre Tabor town, Northwest Ethiopia: a case control study
The aim of this study was to assess the socioeconomic and demographic factors on adverse pregnancy outcomes. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Abraham Sahilemichael Kebede, Achenef Asmamaw Muche and Amelework Getinet Alene Tags: Research note Source Type: research

The influence of maternal pregnancy glucose concentrations on associations between a fetal imprinted gene allele score and offspring size at birth
Previously we found that certain fetal imprinted genes represented as an allele score are associated with maternal pregnancy glucose concentrations. Recently it was reported that fetal polymorphisms with stron... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Clive J. Petry, Ken K. Ong, Ieuan A. Hughes, Carlo L. Acerini and David B. Dunger Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Using dried blood spot for the detection of HBsAg and anti-HCV antibodies in Cameroon
Dried blood spots (DBS) offer multiple benefits for collecting, storing and shipping whole blood samples. Our objective was to compare, for the first time in Africa, the performance of DBS with respect to plas... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 16, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Sebastien Kenmoe, Paul Alain Ngoupo Tagnouokam, Cyprien Kengne Nde, Ghislaine Flore Mella-Tamko and Richard Njouom Tags: Research note Source Type: research

The burden of gastroenteritis in Switzerland (BUGS) study: a research proposal for a 1-year, prospective cohort study
Acute gastroenteritis (AG) is a usually self-limiting, but common disease worldwide. In Europe, incidence estimates range from 0.3 –1.5 AG episodes/person-year. For Switzerland, available information on AG is r... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 16, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Claudia Schmutz and Daniel M äusezahl Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Focused antenatal care utilization and associated factors in Debre Tabor Town, northwest Ethiopia, 2017
Attending antenatal care helps to reduce the occurrence of maternal morbidity and mortality by providing chances for health promotion and information about danger signs, birth preparedness and where to seek ca... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 16, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Teshager Workneh Ayalew and Araya Mesfin Nigatu Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Consumption habits of pregnant women in the Jazan region, Saudi Arabia: a descriptive study
Maternal nutritional habits are critical for the health of both mother and offspring. Postpartum outcomes for mother and infant are strongly influenced by the mother ’s nutritional status. Information about con... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 16, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Tariq Al Bahhawi, Abrar Anwar Doweri, Rawan Mohammed Sawadi, Mariam Yahya Awaji, Mada Mohammad Jarad, Zahra Yahya Sulays and Khadijah Abdulrhman Madkor Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Maternal omega-3 fatty acid intake during neurodevelopment does not affect pup behavior related to depression, novelty, or learning
Previously, we showed that consumption of a diet supplemented with omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3FAs) for two rounds of gestation and lactation increased the ability of rat dams to cope with stress w... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 15, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Corey Jackson, Douglas W. Barrett, Jason Shumake, Elisa Gonzales, F. Gonzalez-Lima and Michelle A. Lane Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Heart rate variability in hyperthyroidism on sub Saharan African patients: a case –control study
We aimed to determine heart rate variability in freshly diagnosed untreated hyperthyroidism patients. We enrolled 10 patients (9 females) and 10 matched controls for sex and age. Each eligible patient underwen... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 15, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Eliane Ngassam, Marcel Azabji-Kenfack, Aurel T. Tankeu, Liliane Mfeukeu-Kuate, Chris-Nad ège Nganou-Gnindjio, Camille Mba, Jean Claude Katte, Mesmin Y. Dehayem, Jean Claude Mbanya and Eugène Sobngwi Tags: Research note Source Type: research

To send or not to send: weighing the costs and benefits of mailing an advance letter to participants before a telephone survey
A letter was mailed to half the participants (Letter  = 137; No Letter = 138) of a 5-year follow-up survey regarding smoking cessation before attempting contact for a telephone interview. The primary outcome wa... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 15, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Christina Schell, Alexandra Godinho, Vladyslav Kushnir and John A. Cunningham Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Evaluation of CD38 expression in Sudanese patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia
The objective of this study was to evaluate the cluster of differentiation-38 (CD38) expression in Sudanese patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and to determine its association with clinical and l... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 15, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Enaam Abdelrhman Abdelgader, Nada Hassan Eltayeb, Tasniem Ahmed Eltahir, Osama Ali Altayeb, Eman Abbass Fadul, Eldirdiri M. Abdel Rahman and Tarig H. Merghani Tags: Research note Source Type: research

First in vivo evaluation of a potential SPECT brain radiotracer for the gonadotropin releasing hormone receptor
In vivo evaluations of a gonadotropin releasing hormone-receptor single photon emission computed tomography radiotracer for non-invasive detection of gonadotropin releasing homone-receptors in brain. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 15, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Richard Fjellaksel, Ana Oteiza, Montserrat Martin-Armas, Patrick J. Riss, Ole Kristian Hjelstuen, Samuel Kuttner, J ørn H. Hansen and Rune Sundset Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Sexuality, sexually transmitted infections and contraception among health sciences students in university of Lom é, Togo
Evaluate the practice of sexuality, contraception and the risk of sexually transmitted infections among students in the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Lom é, Togo. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - November 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Tchin Darr é, Bayaki Saka, Atchi Walla, Koumavi Didier Ekouévi and Koué Folligan Tags: Research note Source Type: research