July 15, 2019

Austin Journal of Nephrology and Hypertension

Klotho, Hypertension and Arterial Stiffness: A Review

Abstract: Klotho is an important anti-aging protein expressed in kidney and in arterial, epithelial, endocrine, reproductive and neuronal tissue. Klotho exists in three forms including a full-length transmembrane a-Klotho, a truncated soluble a-Klotho, and a secreted a-Klotho...

July 15, 2019

Annals of Hematology & Oncology

Vitamin E Inhibits Apoptosis of Human CD34+-Derived Erythroid Progenitor Cells Obtained From Healthy Adults

Abstract: Inhibition of proapoptotic proteins by various intra- and extracellular factors have been shown to cause increased survival of EPCs. The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of vitamin E on Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha...

July 15, 2019

Annals of Hematology & Oncology

Primary Refractory Double Hit Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma: Complete Response to Ibrutinib and Rituximab

Abstract: Double Hit Lymphoma (DHL) associated with translocations in MYC and BCL-2 or BCL-6 gene accounts for approximately 5-10 % of all Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma (DLBCL)...

July 15, 2019

Austin Journal of Radiology

A Bizzare Foreign Body in Stomach

Abstract: A middle-aged male patient presented in the emergency with upper abdominal pain. On examination, his vitals were normal and tenderness was noted in the upper abdomen. He gave a vague history of ingesting a foreign body in inebriated state the previous day...

July 15, 2019

Austin Clinical Microbiology

Lateral Flow Assay: A World of Possibilities for the Diagnostic

Abstract: Lateral Flow Assays (LFAs) are devices that have acquired a great popularity worldwide because of their ergonomic design; do not require refrigeration for storage. As well as, are easy to use, this facilitates its manipulation by non-specialized personnel...

July 12, 2019

Austin Journal of Orthopedics & Rheumatology

Triple Anterolateral Dislocation of the Talus: A Case Report

Abstract: The triple dislocation of the talus is the rarest but most serious traumatic lesion of the hindfoot. We report a case of closed anterolateral enucleation of the talus, treated conservatively with a good functional result in the trauma-orthopedic...

July 12, 2019

Austin Journal of Women's Health

Skin Aging and Modern Age Anti-Aging Strategies

Abstract: As the most voluminous organ of the body that is exposed to the outer environment, the skin suffers from both intrinsic and extrinsic aging factors. Skin aging is characterized by features such as wrinkling, loss of elasticity, laxity, and rough-textured appearance...

July 12, 2019

International Journal of Nutritional Sciences

Child Malnutrition is an Alarming Challenge Face by Sudanese's Children

Abstract: Child malnutrition has become a public health threat, and there was an alarming increase in prevalence among Sudanese children. Also, anthropometric measurements (Mid-upper arm circumference MUAC, weight and length/height)...

July 11, 2019

Annals of Thyroid Research

Implication of Thyroid Hormones in the Development of the Pathological Characteristics of Alzheimer's Disease; A Mini Review

Abstract: Thyroid hormones play key roles in the central nervous system. Indeed, thyroid dysfunctions, either in the form of hypothyroidism or hyperthyroidism, have been recognized as risk factors for the progression of irreversible dementia...

July 11, 2019

Austin Journal of Nutrition and Food Sciences

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Protein Consumption: What is the Connection?

Abstract: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is characterized by obstruction to pulmonary airflow and dyspnoea. These characteristics are a consequence of exposure to harmful gases and particles that lead to oxidative stress in the lungs along with an exaggerated inflammatory response...