Month: May 2014

Biodegradable Antibiotic Delivery Systems in the treatment chronic osteomyelitis

Masashi Sato¹, Ning Ma¹, Nan Zhang²*   Abstract An 82-year-old woman was referred to the orthopedic department with a three-month history of low-grade fever. She had a known past history of type 2 diabetes. She had been unwell for last 5-days, complaining of feeling hot and ‘shivery’ with general aches, particularly in her right shoulder. […]

Let-7 microRNA: tumour suppression activity in breast cancer

Yezi Xerri, Mark N Evans, Giorgio Inoue, Tennent K Hanley, Douglas L Hainz*   Abstract Breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among women and characterized by deregulated expression of several tumor suppressor or oncogenic miRNAs. Mutations in these miRNAs resulted in abnormalities in cell-cycle exit as well as in the execution of […]

Telmisartan protects from myocardial ischemia/reperfusion injury via down regulation of the inflammatory response and apoptosis

Najah R. Hadi; Fadhil G. Al-Amran; Maitham G. Yousif; Suaad  T. Zamil AJBM  Volume 2, Issue 4, pages 448–462, April 2014             Full Text-PDF Abstarct Myocardial Ischemia-Reperfusion (I/R) injury refers to myocardial, vascular or electrophysiological dysfunction of heart induced by the restoration of blood flow to previously ischemic tissue. In this study, we investigated the effects of Telmisartan […]