03/09/2018
Research Article

Some Aspects of medicine distribution in Sudan

Abdeen Mustafa Omer*

Abstract

The strategy of price liberalisation and privatisation had been implemented in Sudan over the last decade, and has had a positive result on government deficit. The investment law approved recently has good statements and rules on the above strategy in particular to pharmacy r...

03/07/2018
Case Report

Small cell carcinoma of the ovary with hypercalcemia: Case report and review of the literature

Gerday A*, Marbaix E, Squifflet JL, Mazzeo F and Luyckx M

Abstract

We describe here the case of a 23-year old woman with small cell carcinoma of the ovary of the hypercalcemic type (SCCOHT) with SMARC-A4 mutation who benefited from surgery in two steps leading to a total hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy, omentectomy, pelvic ...

03/30/2018
Research Article

Control of phytopathogenic microorganisms of post-harvest in tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.) with the use of citrus extract

Ruíz-Alvarado Cristina, Juan Jose Reyes-Perez, Hernández-Montiel Luis Guillermo, Murillo Amador Bernardo and Rueda Puente Edgar Omar*

Abstract

Diseases are a major cause of post-harvest losses depending on season, region and management practices. Chemical control is the most used but with serious consequences for human health and the environment. This forces us to carry out more exhaustive studies on botanical produ...

03/27/2018
Research Article

Pharmacological effects of Nephrolepis exaltata L. (fern) aqueous extract on an insect-based model (Nauphoeta cinerea)

Danrley Mariel Egidio Sanchez, Jocimar de Souza, Yoko Oshima-Franco and Sandro Rostelato-Ferreira*

Abstract

In this work we used semi-isolated heart of the cockroach Nauphoeta cinerea for the investigation of the pharmacological effects of extracts (aqueous, 1:1, 1:2, 1:4 and 1:8) from Nephrolepis exaltata L. leaves, a popular ornamental fern considered to be safe.The use of insect...

03/22/2018
Review Article

Is It Possible to End Female Circumcision in Africa?

Fiona Dunn*

Abstract

Female genital mutilation / cutting remains a widespread practice throughout Africa. There has been a worldwide effort to do away with FMG/C, but tensions exist between those who aim to abolish FGM/C and those who desire to perpetuate the tradition. While many Western and Afr...

03/20/2018
Review Article

Role of HECT ubiquitin protein ligases in Arabidopsis thaliana

Wei Lan#, Weibo Ma# and Ying Miao*

Abstract

Ubiquitination is a kind of posttranslational modification of proteins in eukaryotes, and it plays an important role in the growth and development of organisms. The ubiquitination of proteins is a cascade enzymatic reaction involving three enzymes. The homologous to E6-A...

03/23/2018
Review Article

Treatment of Retinal Pigment Epithelial Detachment

Ayse Gul Kocak Altintas* and Cagri Ilhan

Abstract

Anatomical separation of the retinal pigment epithelium from the Bruch membrane is defined as retinal pigment epithelial detachment (PED) andit is classified as drusenoid, serous, and vascularized. Vascularized PED is mostly associated with choroidal neovascularmembrane due t...

03/23/2018
Case Report

Equine Anti-Thymocyte Globulin (ATGAM) administration in patient with previous rabbit Anti-Thymocyte Globulin (Thymoglobulin) induced serum sickness: A case report

Joseph B Pryor*, Ali J Olyaei, Joseph B Lockridge and Douglas J Norman

Abstract

Thymoglobulin is a rabbit-derived anti-thymocyte antibody directed at T-cells and commonly used for induction immunosuppression therapy in solid organ transplantation, especially in immunologically high risk kidney transplant recipients. Despite its frequent use and efficacy,...

03/23/2018
Research Article

Active gaming and self-paced exercise: A self-determination perspective

Danielle D Wadsworth*, Colleen M Daly and Shelby J Foote

Abstract

Purpose: This study aimed to identify physical activity, enjoyment, and factors for future activity between an active video game (AVG) condition and self-paced exercise (SPE) among college-aged students.

Methods: Thirty college-aged...

03/22/2018
Research Article

The body composition analysis: Differences between students and the trend of their change

Ratko Pavlovic*, Zoran Radic, Irina Juhas and Mensur Vrcic

Abstract

Anthropometric characteristics, represent one of the most important subsystems within the “system” of man, and which can be in affected by physical exercises in the direction of the desired transformation.Very often the anthropometric parameters (height and weight...

03/14/2018
Review Article

TMD and pregnancy?

Afa Bayramova*

Abstract

Pregnancy is a happy stage in life of every woman, but at the same time it is a rather difficult period, since pregnancy represents a serious strain on the body. In the body of a woman during this period there are significant physiological changes that ensure the correct deve...

03/16/2018
Research Article

Vestibular-limbic relationships Brain mapping

Paolo Gamba*

Abstract

Vestibular disorders and anxiety are closely related, probably because they share some neuronal pathways. Ageing and patient comorbidities are important facilitating factors, and multiple vascular risk factors could contribute to the onset of a vestibular syndrome called vasc...

03/16/2018
Letter to the Editor

Dependence of the results of treatment of acute pneumonia on the doctrine of the disease

Igor Klepikov*

Introduction

Treatment of various inflammatory processes, including acute pneumonia(АP), over the past decades is identical and does not reflect the specifics of a particular disease. The basis of such treatment is «antibiotics alone». The need for additional therapeutic ...

03/07/2018
Review Article

What is new in Hypertension of Mexico 2018? -Impact of the new classifi cation of high blood pressure in adults from American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association (ACC/AHA)

Martin Rosas-Peralta, Gabriela Borrayo-Sanchez*, Janal Santiago-Lopez, Erick Ramirez Arias, Rosalba Garcia Mendez, Victor Hugo Borja-Aburto, Ana Carolina Sepulveda-Vildosola and Jose de Jesus Arriaga-Davila

Abstract

The new report of American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association task force on Clinical Practice Guidelines for High Blood Pressure in Adults was published online ahead of print November 13, 2017. The new American recommendation was focused on the criteria to defin...

03/09/2018
Review Article

New pharmacological strategies in some metabolic endocrine disorder under a toxicological approach

Luisetto M*, Ghulam Rasool Mashori and Cabianca luca

Abstract

In this review After Observing biomedical literature (starting from some heart disease) results that some pathological phenomena are deeply involved in some metabolic endocrine condition: Kinetics and gradients in metabolism, catabolism, time related, toxic like effect, elect...

03/08/2018
Case Report

Complete recovery of chronic Osmotic Demyelination Syndrome with plasma exchange

Sumbal Nasir Mahmood*, Kunwer Naveed Mukhtar, Osama Kunwer Naveed and Ahmed Kunwer Naveed

Abstract

A 50-years old female presented with dysarthria, inability to swallow and quadriparesis for three weeks. She had rapid correction of her serum sodium (Na) from 99meq/l to 138meq/l within 24 hours 1 week prior to development of these symptoms. She was diagnosed as a case of Os...

03/12/2018
Research Article

Nutritional and structural evaluation of selected Black gram varieties for preparation of Fermented Thick Pancake (Dosa)

Kavitha B*, Sugasini D*, Poorna CR Yalagala, Hemalatha C, Kanchana S, Meenakshi V and Umamaheswari R

Abstract

The quality characteristics of selected black gram varieties viz., VBN 5, VBN 7, ADT 3, T9 and CO 6 and were evaluated for their suitability for the preparation of thick pancake. The foaming stability and foaming capacity were found to be maximum in VBN 5, CO 6 and T9. Maximu...

03/05/2018
Editorial

Interplay between asthma and gastroesophageal reflux disease: A controversial issue

Yiannakopoulou Eugenia*

Editorial

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a quite common disease caused by the reflux of gastric contents into the esophagus and manifested by heartburn and acid regurgitation. Apart from the esophageal manifestations, GERD is implicated in extraesophageal manifestations inc...

03/02/2018
Opinion

Prediction of protein Post-Translational Modifi cation sites: An overview

Md. Mehedi Hasan* and Mst. Shamima Khatun

Background

Post-translational modification (PTM) refers to the covalent and enzymatic modification of proteins during or after protein biosynthesis. In the protein biosynthesis process, the ribosomal mRNA is translated into polypeptide chains, which may further undergo PTM to form the...