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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1210883
Description: Objective: Inter-arm systolic blood pressure (IASBP) differences ≥10 mmHg are associated with increased cardiovascular risk. Prevalence of IASBP differences is unclear given that studies are mainly in ... More
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1065515
Description: The kynurenine pathway (KP) is the main pathway by which the amino acid tryptophan is metabolised. Within the central nervous system, the neurotoxic arm of the KP is located in microglia, while the ne ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1075122
Description: Objective: For ease of measurement, and the utility of ambulatory central aortic blood pressure measurement, there has been a move toward brachial cuff-based devices for non-invasive computation of ce ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1061859
Description: Background: Field stimulation of the carotid baroreceptors has been used successfully to induce long-term reduction in blood pressure. However, whether baroreceptor stimulation may affect the short-te ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1075132
Description: Objective: Estimation of central aortic pressure requires reliable acquisition of a peripheral pulse waveform either using radial tonometry or volumetric displacement within a brachial cuff. This stud ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1060785
Description: Purpose: To evaluate the association between the immunoreactivity of the immune inhibitory ligand PD-L1 with tumour infiltrating lymphocytes (TILs) and known mechanisms of MAPK inhibitor (MAPKi) resis ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1063971
Description: Infections during pregnancy increase the risk of schizophrenia in offspring. The progeny of rodents injected with the viral infection mimic polyI:C during gestation consistently show schizophrenialike ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1061728
Description: Background: The subendocardial viability ratio (SEVR) when computed from the aortic pressure is related to degree of subendocardial myocardial perfusion. In heart failure (HF) cardiac function has inc ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1061828
Description: Background: As the utility of non-invasive measurement of central aortic blood pressure parameters grows, the logical next step is for out-of-clinic measurement of aortic blood pressure parameters. Re ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1058652
Description: Host immune cells in the tumor microenvironment play a vital role in tumor development and metastasis. We previously reported that accumulation of CD11b+ Gr1mid- and Gr1low-expressing myeloid cells is ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/342707
Description: Pathological alterations in resistance artery structure and biomechanics are commonly seen in association with hypertension. The present study used pressure myography and histology to investigate mese ... More
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1107074
Description: Background: MEK1 mutations can confer resistance to BRAF inhibitors although pre-existing MEK1P¹²⁴ mutations do not preclude clinical responses to BRAF inhibitor therapy. We sought to determine if pre ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1058726
Description: Background and aims: Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) is characterized by an abundant desmoplastic reaction driven by pancreatic stellate cells (PSCs) which contributes to radioresistance (Mant ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/343097
Description: Although there are no proven ways to delay onset or slow progression of Alzheimer's disease (AD), studies suggest that diet can affect risk. Dates palm fruit are good sources of minerals (Se, Cu, K an ... More