Clin Orthop Relat Res 2004 Sep(426):159-63
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical University of Innsbruck, Austria.
Pediatr Res 2018 Jul 24. Epub 2018 Jul 24.
Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA.
Background: Pulmonary hypertension (PH) is multifactorial in origin and may develop early in children with sickle cell disease (C-SCD). Potential etiologies are hemolysis-induced endothelial dysfunction, left ventricular (LV) dysfunction, and chronic hypoxia. Nocturnal hypoxia (NH) in C-SCD is known to be a sequela of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Read More
Dev Comp Immunol 2018 04 26;81:127-140. Epub 2017 Nov 26.
State Key Laboratory of Freshwater Ecology and Biotechnology, Key Laboratory of Aquaculture Disease Control, Ministry of Agriculture, Institute of Hydrobiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, Hubei Province, 430072, China; Laboratory for Marine Biology and Biotechnology, Qingdao National Laboratory for Marine Science and Technology, Qingdao, China; School of Marine Science and Engineering, Qingdao Agricultural University, Qingdao, Shandong Province, 266109, China. Electronic address:
Interferon regulatory factors (IRFs) are a family of mediators in various biological processes including immune modulation of interferon (IFN) and proinflammatory cytokine expression. However, the data on the complete composition of IRFs is rather limited in teleost fish. In the present study, all IRF members, i. Read More
J Family Med Prim Care 2015 Jan-Mar;4(1):30-4
Department of Family Medicine, Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti, Nigeria.
Context: Mental disorders are major contributors to the burden of diseases all over the world. In general practice, which provides essentially primary care, depression is the most common mental disorder seen and often goes unrecognized.
Aims: The aims of the study were to determine the prevalence of depression, the variables associated with depression, and the degree of recognition by the Physician in family medicine unit. Read More
Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 2013 ;14(11):6945-8
Drug Applied Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran E-mail :
Background: Diosgenin, a steroidal saponin from a therapeutic herb, fenugreek (Trigonellafoenum-graceum L.), has been recognized to have anticancer properties. Telomerase activity is not detected in typical healthy cells, while in cancer cell telomerase expression is reactivated, therefore providing a promising cancer therapeutic target. Read More
Int J Environ Health Res 2005 Jun;15(3):235-9
Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, Helwan University, Ain Helwan, Cairo, Egypt.
The objective of this study was to investigate the extent of contamination of some of the most used paper denominations of the Egyptian currency (25 PT). Sixty-nine bills in circulation were collected from November 2003 through January 2004. A swab from each bill was cultured on nutrient agar and incubated at 37 degrees C for 48 h. Read More