Affordability of commonly prescribed antibiotics in a large tertiary teaching hospital in Ethiopia: a challenge for the national drug policy objective
In national drug policies of many countries, ensuring availability and affordability of essential medicines is indicated among the major policy objectives. To achieve the objectives, countries with low and mid... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 27, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Girma Gutema and Ephrem Engidawork Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Sepsis prediction during outbreaks at neonatal intensive care units through body surface screening for Gram-negative bacteria: systematic review and meta-analysis
This systematic review focusses on the prognostic accuracy of neonatal body surface screening during outbreaks caused by Gram-negative bacteria for prediction of sepsis. In a previous systematic review we repo... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 22, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Thomas Harder, Sebastian Haller, Tim Eckmanns and Juliane Seidel Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Detection of lyssavirus antigen and antibody levels among apparently healthy and suspected rabid dogs in South-Eastern Nigeria
Domestic dogs are the main reservoir of rabies virus (RABV) infection in Nigeria, thus surveillance of rabies in dog populations is crucial in order to understand the patterns of spread of infection and ultima... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 22, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Ukamaka U. Eze, Ernest. C. Ngoepe, Boniface M. Anene, Romanus C. Ezeokonkwo, Chika Nwosuh and Claude T. Sabeta Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Genome of Tenualosa ilisha from the river Padma, Bangladesh
Hilsa shad (Tenualosa ilisha), is a popular fish of Bangladesh belonging to the Clupeidae family. An anadromous species, like the salmon and many other migratory fish, it is a unique species that lives in the sea... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 22, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Avizit Das, Peter Ianakiev, Abdul Baten, Rifath Nehleen, Tasneem Ehsan, Oly Ahmed, Mohammad Riazul Islam, M. Niamul Naser, Mong Sano Marma and Haseena Khan Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Improving the wellbeing and resilience of health services staff via psychological skills training
Health services staff work in a stressful environment, which can negatively impact their mental health and wellbeing, and as a result can affect psychosocial and professional functioning. The implementation of... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 22, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Joep van Agteren, Matthew Iasiello and Laura Lo Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Utilization of intra uterine contraceptive device and associated factors among reproductive age group of family planning users in Han Health Center, Bahir Dar, North West Amhara, Ethiopia, 2018
Aim was to assess utilization of IUCD and factors among family planning users in Han health center, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, 2018. Two hundred forty-one participants were selected by Systematic sampling technique ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 22, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Simachew Animen, Selamawit Lake and Esubalew Mekuriaw Tags: Research note Source Type: research

A 5-day intensive curriculum for interns utilizing simulation and active-learning techniques: addressing domains important across internal medicine practice
Simulation-based learning strategies have demonstrated improved procedural competency, teamwork skills, and acute patient management skills in learners. “Boot camp” curricula have shown immediate and delayed p... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 21, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Renee K. Dversdal, Jeffrey A. Gold, Matthew H. Richards, Joseph C. Chiovaro, Katherine A. Iossi, Andr é M. Mansoor, Alan J. Hunter and Sima S. Desai Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Minimization of the Wilson ’s Central Terminal voltage potential via a genetic algorithm
The Wilson Central Terminal (WCT) is an artificially constructed reference for surface electrocardiography, which is assumed to be near zero and steady during the cardiac cycle; namely it is the simple average... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 20, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Hossein Moeinzadeh, Paolo Bifulco, Mario Cesarelli, Alistair L. McEwan, Aiden O ’Loughlin, Ibrahim M. Shugman, Jonathan C. Tapson, Aravinda Thiagalingam and Gaetano D. Gargiulo Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Bangladesh Chars Tobacco Assessment Project (CTAP) 2018: a data note
The Chars Tobacco Assessment Project 2018 is a holistic survey conducted in the chars (riverine islands) of Gaibandha in Northern Bangladesh, covering 985 households over 24 clusters. The survey was conducted wit... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 20, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Adnan M. S. Fakir, Mustahsin Aziz, Mutasim Billah Mubde, Afraim Karim, Ashraf S. Khan, Rifayat Raisa, Lubaba Ferdous Alim and Mayeesha Fahmin Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Quadratically convergent algorithm for computing real root of non-linear transcendental equations
The present paper describes a new algorithm to find a root of non-linear transcendental equations. It is found that Regula-Falsi method always gives guaranteed result but slow convergence. However, Newton –Raph... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 20, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Srinivasarao Thota and Vivek Kumar Srivastav Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Transcriptomes of microglia in experimental cerebral malaria in mice in the presence and absence of Type I Interferon signaling
Plasmodium berghei ANKA infection in mice is a model for human cerebral malaria, the most severe complication of Plasmodium falciparum infection. Responses of brain microglia have been little investigated, and ma... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 20, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Carlos Talavera-L ópez, Barbara Capuccini, Richard Mitter, Jing-wen Lin and Jean Langhorne Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Mitochondrial DNA copy number in affected and unaffected LHON mutation carriers
Leber ’s hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON) is a mitochondrial genetic disease characterized by a variable and reduced penetrance. Individuals carrying a primary LHON-causing mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) mutation ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 20, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Angelica Bianco, Alessio Valletti, Giovanna Longo, Luigi Bisceglia, Julio Montoya, Sonia Emperador, Silvana Guerriero and Vittoria Petruzzella Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Seroprevalence of HIV among pregnant women in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
This systematic review and meta-analysis aimed to determine the pooled prevalence of HIV among pregnant women in Ethiopia. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Demeke Geremew, Fitsumbrhan Tajebe, Sintayehu Ambachew, Aklilu Endalamaw and Setegn Eshetie Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Exploration of wheat and pathogen transcriptomes during tan spot infection
The fungus Pyrenophora tritici-repentis is the causal agent of tan spot, a major disease of wheat (Triticum aestivum). Here, we used RNA sequencing to generate transcriptional datasets for both the host and patho... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Paula Moolhuijzen, Pao Theen See and Caroline S. Moffat Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Evidence of pre-existing active Zika virus circulation in Sudan prior to 2012
The purpose of this study is to provide the first evidence of Zika virus circulation (ZIK) in Sudan. Zika virus was first isolated in the Zika forest of Uganda in 1947, and in 2016, the World Health Assembly d... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 19, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Mohammed A. Soghaier, Deena M. Abdelgadir, Sozan M. Abdelkhalig, Hamoda Kafi, Isam M. A. Zarroug, Amadou A. Sall, Mawahib H. Eldegai, Rehab M. Elageb, Muntasir M. Osman and Hayat Khogali Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Assessment of inpatient antibiotic use in Halibet National Referral Hospital using WHO indicators: a retrospective study
Inappropriate use of antibiotics in primary care and hospital settings is a major contributing factor to the spread of antibiotic resistance. Many microorganisms were tested in Eritrea and have proven resistan... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 18, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Nebyu Daniel Amaha, Yohana Haile Berhe and Atul Kaushik Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Exploring ethnic differences in understanding of self-rated health among persons of Turkish, Bosnian and German origin
Self-rated health (SRH) is a widely used indictor of the subjective health status in population-based studies. However, differences in the reporting style across ethnic groups may limit the predictive ability ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 18, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Kalpani Wijekoon Wijekoon Mudiyanselage, Florence Samkange-Zeeb, Tilman Brand and Hajo Zeeb Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Summarized datasheet for multi-omics response of three Exaiptasia strains to heat stress: a new way to process omics data
Corals, the building blocks of reef ecosystems, have been severely threatened by climate change. Coral bleaching, the loss of the coral ’s endosymbiotic algae, occurs as a consequence of increasing ocean temper... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 18, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Maha J. Cziesielski, Yi Jin Liew and Manuel Aranda Tags: Data note Source Type: research

The evidence supporting WHO recommendations on the promotion of hand hygiene: a critique
To examine the quality of the evidence relied upon by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in promoting hand hygiene with campaigns such as “Save Lives: Clean Your Hands”. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 17, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Patrick Bolton and Timothy J. McCulloch Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Trend analysis of malaria prevalence in Raya Azebo district, Northern Ethiopia: a retrospective study
Malaria remains still the leading cause of outpatient visits and death in Ethiopia. However, little is known about its trend in the study area. Hence, this study was aimed to assess 6-year (2011 –2016) trend of... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 17, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Kebede Tesfay, Mokenen Yohannes and Sena Bayisa Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Whole-genome of Mexican-crAssphage isolated from the human gut microbiome
crAssphage is a newly found phage described as the most abundant virus in the human gut microbiome. The majority of the crAssphage proteins are unknown in sequences databases, and its pathogenicity and epidemi... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 17, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Melany Cervantes-Echeverr ía, Edgar Equihua-Medina, Fernanda Cornejo-Granados, Abigail Hernández-Reyna, Filiberto Sánchez, Blanca Estela López-Contreras, Samuel Canizales-Quinteros and Adrián Ochoa-Leyva Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Escherichia coli bacteriuria in pregnant women in Ghana: antibiotic resistance patterns and virulence factors
The relevance of Escherichia coli associated bacteriuria infection in pregnant women is poorly understood, despite these strains sharing a similar virulence profile with other pathogenic E. coli causing severe ob... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 17, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Akua Obeng Forson, Wilson Bright Tsidi, David Nana-Adjei, Marjorie Ntiwaa Quarchie and Noah Obeng-Nkuramah Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Preparation of lyophilized recombinant prion protein for TSE diagnosis by RT-QuIC
Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSEs) are a group of fatal neurodegenerative diseases, often referred as prion diseases. TSEs result from the misfolding of the cellular prion protein (PrPC) into a path... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Soyoun Hwang, Trudy Tatum, Semakaleng Lebepe-Mazur and Eric M. Nicholson Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Effect of CFIm25 knockout on RNA polymerase II transcription
Transcription of eukaryotic protein-coding genes by RNA polymerase II (pol II) is a highly regulated process. Most human genes have multiple poly(A) sites, which define different possible mRNA ends, suggesting... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Michael Tellier, Jessica G. Hardy, Chris J. Norbury and Shona Murphy Tags: Data note Source Type: research

A neural network analysis of Lifeways cross-generation imputed data
Neural networks are a powerful statistical tool that use nonlinear regression type models to obtain predictions. Their use in the Lifeways cross-generation study that examined body mass index (BMI) of children... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Gabrielle E. Kelly Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Low dietary diversity and associated factors among lactating mothers in Angecha districts, Southern Ethiopia: community based cross-sectional study
The objective of the study was to assess prevalence low dietary diversity and associated factors among lactating mother in Angecha district, Southern Ethiopia. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Moges Muluneh Boke and Alehegn Bishaw Geremew Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Determinants of burnout syndrome among nurses in Cameroon
The objective of this study was to identify determinants of burnout syndrome among nurses in the north west and south west regions of Cameroon. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 14, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Clarence Mbanga, Haman Makebe, Divine Tim, Steve Fonkou, Louise Toukam and Tsi Njim Tags: Research note Source Type: research

A genome-wide dsRNA library screen for Drosophila genes that regulate the GBP/phospholipase C signaling axis that links inflammation to aging
Invertebrates are productive models for understanding how inflammation, metabolism and aging are intertwined. We have deployed a dsRNA library screen to search for genes in Drosophila melanogaster —and hence ident... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 13, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Eui Jae Sung and Stephen B. Shears Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Magnitude of fetal macrosomia and its associated factors at public health institutions of Hawassa city, southern Ethiopia
This study aimed to determine the magnitude of fetal macrosomia and associated factors at public health institutions of Hawassa city, southern Ethiopia. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 13, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Andargachew Kassa Biratu, Negash Wakgari and Birhanu Jikamo Tags: Research note Source Type: research

The status and health burden of neurocysticercosis in Mbulu district, northern Tanzania
The objective of this study was to assess the extent and health burden of neurocysticercosis in the general community of the Mbulu district, northern Tanzania. About 1051 randomly select participants were scre... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 13, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Beda John Mwang ’onde, Mwita John Chacha and Gamba Nkwengulila Tags: Research note Source Type: research

The gingival health status of 8 –12 year-old children in Damascus city in Syria during the Syrian Crisis: a cross-sectional epidemiological oral health survey
The aim of this study was to assess the current gingival health status in children aged 8 –12 years in Damascus city. No contemporary data was available with an immense need for studies evaluating the gingival ... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 13, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Muhammed Al-Huda Ballouk and Mayssoon Dashash Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Uterine fibroids in pregnancy: prevalence, clinical presentation, associated factors and outcomes at the Limbe and Buea Regional Hospitals, Cameroon: a cross-sectional study
Uterine fibroids are common among the black race and associated with adverse outcomes in pregnancy. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence, clinical presentation and maternal and foetal outcomes... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 13, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Thomas Obinchemti Egbe, Therese Gaelle Badjang, Robert Tchounzou, Eta-Nkongho Egbe and Marcelin Ngowe Ngowe Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Connecting nutrition composition measures to biomedical research
Biomedical research is gaining ground on human disease through many types of “omics”, which is leading to increasingly effective treatments and broad applications for precision medicine. The majority of diseas... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 12, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Jeremy J. Jay, Alexa Sanders, Robert W. Reid and Cory R. Brouwer Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Association between cesarean section and constipation in infants: the Japan Environment and Children ’s Study (JECS)
There have been increasing reports on the association between cesarean section (C-section) and the subsequent development of diseases in infants. C-section affects the diversity of microbiota in the infant ’s g... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 12, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Taketoshi Yoshida, Kenta Matsumura, Akiko Tsuchida, Kei Hamazaki and Hidekuni Inadera Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Patterns of common skin infections among children living with HIV/AIDS in Hawassa City, Ethiopia: a cross sectional study
This study was aimed to assess the preva... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 12, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Bereket Duko, Melese Gebrie, Bedilu Deribe, Asres Bedaso and Mohammed Ayalew Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Data on whole genome sequencing of the oomycete Pythium insidiosum strain CBS 101555 from a horse with pythiosis in Brazil
The oomycete Pythium insidiosum infects humans and animals worldwide, and causes the life-threatening condition, called pythosis. Most patients lose infected organs or die from the disease. Comparative genomic an... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 11, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Theerapong Krajaejun, Weerayuth Kittichotirat, Preecha Patumcharoenpol, Thidarat Rujirawat, Tassanee Lohnoo and Wanta Yingyong Tags: Data note Source Type: research

Anaemia requiring red blood cell transfusion is associated with unfavourable 90-day survival in surgical patients with sepsis
The mortality associated with sepsis remains unacceptably high, despite modern high-quality intensive care. Based on the results from previous studies, anaemia and its management in patients with sepsis appear... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 11, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Katalin Kristof, Benedikt B üttner, Anna Grimm, Caspar Mewes, Bastian Schmack, Aron Frederik Popov, Michael Ghadimi, Tim Beissbarth, José Hinz, Ingo Bergmann and Ashham Mansur Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Effects of treatment with rituximab on microcirculation in patients with long-term systemic sclerosis
To investigate the effect of rituximab on microcirculation in long-term SSc. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 10, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Ver ônica Silva Vilela, Bruno Rangel Antunes da Silva, Cláudia Henrique da Costa, Agnaldo José Lopes, Roger Abramino Levy and Rogério Rufino Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Young maternal age is a risk factor for child undernutrition in Tamale Metropolis, Ghana
Malnutrition is a common cause of morbidity and mortality in children. The aim of this study was to compare the nutritional status of children under 5 years of teenage and adult mothers in Tamale Metropolis, G... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 10, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Anthony Wemakor, Humphrey Garti, Thomas Azongo, Helene Garti and Ambrose Atosona Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Hepatitis C virus infections and associated risk factors in patients with diabetes mellitus; case control study in North West Tigray, Ethiopia
The objective of this study was to determine the seroprevalence of Hepatitis C virus among patients with Diabetes mellitus and healthy control groups in North West Tigray. Blood samples from each study subject... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 10, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Gebretsakan Gebrekristos, Mebrahtu Teweldemedhin, Letebrhan Hagos, Tuom Gebrewahid, Berihu Gidey and Hailay Gebreyesus Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Prevalence and associated factors of hypertension among adult patients in Felege-Hiwot Comprehensive Referral Hospitals, northwest, Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study
The main objective of this study was to assess the prevalence and factors associated with hypertension among adult patients in Felege-Hiwot Comprehensive Referral Hospital, northwest Ethiopia, 2018. (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 10, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Amare Belachew, Tilahun Tewabe, Yihun Miskir, Ermias Melese, Endalew Wubet, Saba Alemu, Tewabech Teshome, Yezibalem Minichel and Getasew Tesfa Tags: Research note Source Type: research

Evaluation of the acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) surveillance system in Mwenezi district, Masvingo, 2018: a descriptive study
Poliomyelitis is an infectious disease caused by the polio virus which affects mostly young children below the age of 15 years. For surveillance children with acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) are tracked. In Zimb... (Source: BMC Research Notes)
Source: BMC Research Notes - December 10, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Morgen Muzondo, Amadeus Shamu, Gerald Shambira, Notion Tafara Gombe, Tsitsi Patience Juru and Mufuta Tshimanga Tags: Research note Source Type: research

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