Understanding the immune system abnormalities in COVID-19
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Understanding the immune system abnormalities in COVID-19

May 31, 2021 0

COVID-19 is a current pandemic, caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Diverse abnormalities in immune cells, such as neutrophils, macrophages and T-cells have been found in SARS-CoV-2 infection, and such abnormalities cause a massive inflammatory status […]

A promising biomarker for neonatal sepsis
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A promising biomarker for neonatal sepsis

May 12, 2021 0

Neonatal sepsis (NS) occurs in neonates within 28 days of birth, and the current diagnostic biomarkers are unsatisfactory as a result of their poor specificity. During the past decades, a series of differentially expressed microRNAs […]

Efficacy of chemotherapeutics in Kaposi sarcoma
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Efficacy of chemotherapeutics in Kaposi sarcoma

April 27, 2021 0

Kaposi sarcoma (KS) is a rare disease, and there is no specific treatment protocol agreed upon, especially for the classical type. Chemotherapeutics such as paclitaxel, pegylated liposomal doxorubicin (PLD), etoposide, gemcitabine are used in the […]

COVID-19 and immune system
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COVID-19 and immune system

April 23, 2021 0

Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection has become a global threat since its emergence in 2019 from Wuhan, China. As of 1 March 2021, SARS-CoV-2 has affected over 113 million people and has been […]

The genetic diagnosis of vacuolar myopathy
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The genetic diagnosis of vacuolar myopathy

March 30, 2021 0

Background Sarcotubular myopathy (STM) is a rare autosomal recessive disease characterized predominantly by weakness of the proximal limb. Mutations in the TRIM32 gene are often associated with STM and the limb-girdle muscular dystrophy R8 (LGMDR8). […]