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The influence of dopamine-beta-hydroxylase and catechol O-methyltransferase gene polymorphism on the efficacy of insulin detemir therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
(BioMed Central, 2017-12-04)
Abstract Background Type II diabetes is an important health problem with a complex connection to obesity, leading to a broad range of cardiovascular complications. Insulin ...
DArT, SNP, and SSR analyses of genetic diversity in Lolium perenne L. using bulk sampling
(BioMed Central, 2018-01-22)
Abstract Background Lolium perenne L. is the most important forage grass species in temperate regions. It is also considered as a sustainable source of biomass for energy ...
Design and first baseline data of the DZNE multicenter observational study on predementia Alzheimer’s disease (DELCODE)
(BioMed Central, 2018-02-07)
Abstract Background Deep phenotyping and longitudinal assessment of predementia at-risk states of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) are required to define populations and outcomes for ...
High-level accumulation of oleyl oleate in plant seed oil by abundant supply of oleic acid substrates to efficient wax ester synthesis enzymes
(BioMed Central, 2018-03-01)
Abstract Background Biotechnology enables the production of high-valued industrial feedstocks from plant seed oil. The plant-derived wax esters with long-chain monounsaturated ...
Recovery after critical illness: putting the puzzle together—a consensus of 29
(BioMed Central, 2017-12-05)
Abstract In this review, we seek to highlight how critical illness and critical care affect longer-term outcomes, to underline the contribution of ICU delirium to cognitive dysfunction several months after ...
Serum chloride levels in critical illness—the hidden story
(Springer International Publishing, 2018-04-13)
Development of novel genic microsatellite markers from transcriptome sequencing in sugar maple (Acer saccharum Marsh.)
(BioMed Central, 2017-08-08)
Abstract Background Sugar maple (Acer saccharum Marsh.) is a hardwood tree species native to northeastern North America and economically valued for its wood and sap. Yet, few ...
Efficiency of different strategies to mitigate ascertainment bias when using SNP panels in diversity studies
(BioMed Central, 2018-01-05)
Abstract Background Single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) panels have been widely used to study genomic variations within and between populations. Methods of SNP discovery have ...
Heterologous co-expression of a yeast diacylglycerol acyltransferase (ScDGA1) and a plant oleosin (AtOLEO3) as an efficient tool for enhancing triacylglycerol accumulation in the marine diatom Phaeodactylum tricornutum
(BioMed Central, 2017-07-17)
Abstract Background Microalgae are promising alternate and renewable sources for producing valuable products such as biofuel and essential fatty acids. Although this is the ...
General practitioners’ awareness of depressive symptomatology is not associated with quality of life in heart failure patients – cross-sectional results of the observational RECODE-HF Study
(BioMed Central, 2017-12-08)
Abstract Background Depression is a common comorbidity in patients with chronic heart failure (HF) and linked to a wider range of symptoms which, in turn, are linked to a ...