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  1. Content type: Research note

    Norepinephrine (NE), a sympathetic neurotransmitter, is often measured in plasma as an index of sympathetic activity. To better understand NE dynamics, it is important to measure its principal metabolite, 3,4-...

    Authors: Quin E. Denfeld, Beth A. Habecker and William R. Woodward

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:248

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    Oncogenic potential of Notch signaling and its cooperation with other factors to affect proliferation are widely established. Notch exhibits a cooperative effect with loss of a cell polarity gene, scribble to ind...

    Authors: Maimuna Sali Paul, Ankita Singh, Debdeep Dutta, Mousumi Mutsuddi and Ashim Mukherjee

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:247

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    Present in silico study was carried out to explore the mode of inhibition of Leishmania donovani dihydrofolate reductase-thymidylate synthase (Ld DHFR-TS) enzyme by Withaferin-A, a withanolide isolated from Witha...

    Authors: Bharadwaja Vadloori, A. K. Sharath, N. Prakash Prabhu and Radheshyam Maurya

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:246

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    The Plan of Information on Acute Respiratory Infections in Catalonia (PIDIRAC) included the surveillance of severe hospitalized cases of laboratory-confirmed influenza (SHCLCI) in 2009. The objective of this s...

    Authors: Núria Torner, Ana Martínez, Luca Basile, MMar Mosquera, Andrés Antón, Cristina Rius, M. Rosa Sala, Sofia Minguell, Elsa Plasencia, Mónica Carol, Pere Godoy, Núria Follia, Irene Barrabeig, M. Angeles Marcos, Tomàs Pumarola and Mireia Jané

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:244

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    In the Bronze Age Hallstatt metropolis (‘Salzkammergut’ region, Upper Austria), salt richness enabled the preservation of pork meat to sustain people’s livelihood suggesting an organized meat production indust...

    Authors: Sabine E. Hammer, Barbara Tautscher, Erich Pucher, Kerstin Kowarik, Hans Reschreiter, Anton Kern and Elisabeth Haring

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:243

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    Heterotopic pregnancies are rare in spontaneous conceptions. Nonetheless, when it does occur, the intrauterine pregnancy is usually viable. We herein present a true rarity of the coexistence of a blighted ovum...

    Authors: Desmond Aroke, Larry Tangie Ngek, Maxime Tindong, Esua Fomanka, Colette Achu, Arnold Agwe Tanah and Benjamin Momo Kadia

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:242

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    Volar locking plate fixation of distal radius fractures is commonly performed because of its good clinical outcomes. The flexor carpi radialis (FCR) approach is one of the most popular approaches to dissecting...

    Authors: Tomoyo Irie, Makoto Motomiya and Norimasa Iwasaki

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:240

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  8. Content type: Data note

    Understanding of transcriptional networks specifying HC11 murine mammary epithelial stem cell-like cells (MEC) in comparison with embryonic stem cells (ESCs) and their rewiring, under the influence of glucocor...

    Authors: Trinadha Rao Sornapudi, Rakhee Nayak, Prashanth Kumar Guthikonda, Srinivas Kethavath, Sailu Yellaboina and Sreenivasulu Kurukuti

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:241

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    Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is the first-choice treatment for symptomatic cholelithiasis. Though generally safe, this procedure is not without complications, with bleeding the most frequent cause of conversio...

    Authors: Emilia Masci, Giuseppe Faillace and Mauro Longoni

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:239

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  10. Content type: Case Report

    Pituitary dysfunction in adults are often associated with tumors of the gland and manifests with mass effects and hypopituitarism. MRI of pituitary region often provides confirmation of the diagnosis and assis...

    Authors: W. M. U. A. Wijethunga, H. A. Dissanayake, S. Perera and P. Katulanda

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:237

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    Sub-Saharan Africa has the highest prevalence of children at risk of not achieving their developmental potential, attributable largely to the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) pandemic coupled with negative e...

    Authors: Renate Strehlau, Tamryn van Aswegen and Joanne Potterton

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:235

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    A cross-sectional study was performed from February to May 2015, to estimate the prevalence of drug–drug interactions in geriatric patients at the ambulatory care pharmacy at King Abdul-Aziz Medical City in Je...

    Authors: Rawabi Aljadani and Mohammed Aseeri

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:234

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    The aim of this study was to identify the association of parental MTHFR C677T gene polymorphism in couples with and without RPL history.

    Authors: Anil Kumar Sah, Nisha Shrestha, Pratikshya Joshi, Renu Lakha, Sweta Shrestha, Laxmi Sharma, Avinash Chandra, Neetu Singh, Yuvraj KC and Bhola Rijal

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:233

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    Existing information has shown that infants who are prenatally exposed to P. falciparum are susceptible to subsequent malaria infections. However, the effect of prenatal exposure to P. falciparum on parasite dens...

    Authors: Boniphace Sylvester, Dinah B. Gasarasi, Said Aboud, Donath Tarimo, Siriel Massawe, Rose Mpembeni and Gote Swedberg

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:232

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    There are many direct-to-consumer (DTC)-type personal genomic testing (PGT) services commercially available to the public, providing the specific disease susceptibilities of individuals. While these services d...

    Authors: Mikihiro Hayashi, Atai Watanabe, Masaaki Muramatsu and Naohide Yamashita

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:223

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    Immune-related pathways have been frequently associated to tumorigenesis. NOD1 and NOD2 are innate immune receptors responsible for sensing a subset of bacterial-derived components, and to further translate th...

    Authors: Fernando J. Velloso, Mari Cleide Sogayar and Ricardo G. Correa

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:222

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    Access to care is a multidimensional concept, considered as a structural aspect of health care quality; it reflects the functioning of a health care organization. The aim of this study was to investigate patie...

    Authors: Elina Tolvanen, Tuomas H. Koskela, Kari J. Mattila and Elise Kosunen

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:220

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    The invasive mussel, Mytilus galloprovincialis has established invasive populations across the globe and in some regions, have completely displaced native mussels through competitive exclusion. The objective of t...

    Authors: Thomas Pickett and Andrew A. David

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:231

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    Healthy habits during childhood has been of prime importance. We aimed to gather baseline information about health habits from children in kindergarten and first grade (typically ages 5–7). Our objectives were...

    Authors: Salim R. Surani, Sean Hesselbacher, Zoya Surani, Moinuddin Mokhasi, Saherish S. Surani, Jose Guardiola, Lauren Quisenberry and Sara S. Surani

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:225

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    To determine antibiotic susceptibility pattern of S. aureus isolates from clinical specimens collected from patients at Kenyatta National Hospital from March 2014–February 2016, and to determine the prevalence an...

    Authors: Wilfred Gitau, Moses Masika, Moses Musyoki, Beatrice Museve and Titus Mutwiri

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:226

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    Rheumatic heart disease (RHD) prevails as a major public health problem in sub-Saharan Africa. In Cameroon, reports on RHD have been so far limited to a few cities. We sought to describe the demographic, clini...

    Authors: Clovis Nkoke, Anastase Dzudie, Christelle Makoge, Engelbert Bain Luchuo, Ahmadou Musa Jingi and Samuel Kingue

    Citation: BMC Research Notes 2018 11:221

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