Monthly Archives: June 2016

Molecular Portrait of Oral Tongue Squamous Cell Carcinoma Shown by Integrative Meta-Analysis of Expression Profiles with Validations

Oral Tongue Squamous Cell Carcinoma (OTSCC) is regarded as a biologically unique entity compared to cancers occurring in the other oral sub-sites. The trend in epidemiology of oral cancer in Asia in the past…

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In The News: YOGA in to Medical Mainstream

As June 21 was declared as the International Day of Yoga by the United Nations General Assembly, the whole world is geared up for celebrating the Second International Day of Yoga. The day is very special for India as Yoga is a physical, mental and spiritual practice having its origin… 

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A GCN2-Like eIF2α Kinase (LdeK1) of Leishmania donovani and Its Possible Role in Stress Response

Leishmania spp. are protozoan parasites belonging to the family trypanosomatidae and are the causative agent of leishmaniasis. Among the various clinical forms of leishmaniasis that exist, the visceral leishmaniasis (VL) is the most…

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An Estimation of Mortality Risks among People Living with HIV in Karnataka State, India

Globally, it is estimated that 35.3 million [32.2 million–38.8 million] people were living with HIV (PLHIV) by the year 2012. At the same time while about 1.5 million people die from HIV/AIDS-related causes, about 2.1 million new cases of HIV were detected…

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Distinct Patterns of Association of Variants at 11q23.3 Chromosomal Region with Coronary Artery Disease and Dyslipidemia in the Population of Andhra Pradesh, India

Coronary artery disease (CAD) is most predominant and ranks as number one in causing deaths due to cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) in India. Dyslipidemia, diabetes, hypertension, smoking and obesity or overweight were identified as…

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Self-Care for Management of Secondary Lymphedema: A Systematic Review

Lymphedema is a high protein edema which forms when the lymphatic system is chronically overwhelmed. Earlier fluid rich stages progress gradually toward enlargement and fibrosis of the subcutaneous compartment and…

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Prevalence of Smokeless Tobacco among Low Socioeconomic Populations: A Cross-Sectional Analysis

Approximately 6 million people breathe their last every year as a consequence of use tobacco and SLT, it is the mainly representing about 12% global mortality of adult. Keeping all conditions constant the SLT consumption and the forecasted death tool will be nearly…

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