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Case report: 8 years after liver transplantation: de novo hepatocellular carcinoma 8 months after HCV clearance through IFN-free antiviral therapy
(BioMed Central, 2018-03-06)
Abstract Background After orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), recurrent HCC mostly develops within 2 years. All cases of de novo HCC ...
Divergent axial morphogenesis and early shh expression in vertebrate prospective floor plate
(BioMed Central, 2018-01-31)
Abstract Background The notochord has organizer properties and is required for floor plate induction and dorsoventral patterning of the neural tube. This activity has been ...
The clinical relevance of advanced artificial feedback in the control of a multi-functional myoelectric prosthesis
(BioMed Central, 2018-03-27)
Abstract Background To effectively replace the human hand, a prosthesis should seamlessly respond to user intentions but also convey sensory information back to the user. ...
Quantitative trait locus mapping of Populus bark features and stem diameter
(BioMed Central, 2017-11-28)
Abstract Background Bark plays important roles in photosynthate transport and storage, along with physical and chemical protection. Bark texture varies extensively among ...
Proteomic profiling of breast cancer metabolism identifies SHMT2 and ASCT2 as prognostic factors
(BioMed Central, 2017-10-11)
Abstract Background Breast cancer tumors are known to be highly heterogeneous and differences in their metabolic phenotypes, especially at protein level, are less well-understood. ...
A Simple Method for Predicting Distributions by Means of Covariates with Examples from Poverty and Health Economics
(Springer International Publishing, 2016-01-11)
Summary We present an integration based procedure for predicting the distribution f of an indicator of interest in situations where, in addition to the sample data, one has access to covariates that are ...
Positional effects on the distributions of ventilation and end-expiratory gas volume in the asymmetric chest—a quantitative lung computed tomographic analysis
(Springer International Publishing, 2018-04-10)
Abstract Background Body positioning affects the configuration and dynamic properties of the chest wall and therefore may influence decisions made to increase or decrease ...
Transcatheter atrial septal defect closure in an infant (body weight 6.4 kg) using the GORE CARDIOFORM septal occluder (GCSO)
(Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2017-11-03)
Abstract Introduction Transcatheter closure has become the treatment of choice for secundum atrial septal defects (ASD II), but particularly in small children, there is concern ...
Respiratory support in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome: an expert opinion
(BioMed Central, 2017-09-12)
Abstract Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a common condition in intensive care unit patients and remains a major concern, with mortality rates of around 30–45% and considerable long-term morbidity. ...
The genome of a prasinoviruses-related freshwater virus reveals unusual diversity of phycodnaviruses
(BioMed Central, 2018-01-15)
Abstract Background Phycodnaviruses are widespread algae-infecting large dsDNA viruses and presently contain six genera: Chlorovirus, Prasinovirus, Prymnesiovirus, Phaeovirus, ...