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Predictors of response of AIDS-associated Kaposi sarcoma to standard chemotherapy.
Predictors of response of AIDS-associated Kaposi-Sarcoma to standard chemotherapy Overview: Kaposi Sarcoma is the most common HIV-associated cancer. Its etiology and pathogenesis is not fully understood. Little is known ...
An investigation into the chemopreventive properties of an indigenous herb, Amaranthus lividus, using cancerous cell lines.
Chemoprevention may be defined as the inhibition, delay or reversal of carcinogenesis by dietary compounds or their derivatives. "Imifino" is a collective name for many wild plants used predominantly by rural people as ...
The possible implication of selected Fusarium Mycotoxins in the aetiology of brain cancer.
The central nervous system is a potential site of action for the Fusarium mycotoxin Fumonisin B1 (FB1), and is exemplified in horses by the disease equine leukoencephalomalacia. Structurally resembling sphingoid bases, FB1 ...
The cytotoxic effects of deoxynivalenol and fumonisin B1 on the HT-29 human colonic adenocarcinoma cell line.
The human population can be considered as a subject of combined exposure to chemicals against which the gastrointestinal tract represents the first barrier. The most relevant are those compounds that occur in plants which ...
Molecular characterisation of endogenous loci related to jaagsiekte sheep retrovirus.
The study of retroviruses has been of pivotal significance to the field of biomedical science, where it has provided fundamental insights into the processes underlying both viral and non-viral carcinogenesis. Ovine ...
The role of the kallikrein-kinin system in prostate and breast tumourigenesis and tumour-associated angiogenesis..
This thesis consists of three main parts. An introduction to diode-pumped solid-state lasers, thermal modelling of solid-state lasers and rate-equation modelling of solid-state lasers. The first part explains the basic ...