Queeny Wing-Han Yuen et al.
The open biomedical engineering journal, 5, 39-46 (2011-06-07)
Cervical lymph nodes are common sites of metastatic involvement in head and neck cancers. These lymph nodes are superficially located and palpation is a common practice for assessing nodal hardness and staging cancer which is, however, too subjective and with...
Jacky M Tiang et al.
PloS one, 6(2), e17031-e17031 (2011-02-25)
Arylamine N-acetyltransferase-1 (NAT1) is an enzyme that catalyzes the biotransformation of arylamine and hydrazine substrates. It also has a role in the catabolism of the folate metabolite p-aminobenzoyl glutamate. Recent bioinformatics studies have correlated NAT1 expression with various cancer subtypes....
Raphael H Matsunaga et al.
Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Annual Conference, 2012, 5722-5725 (2013-02-01)
In this study, we presented an experiment to obtain the thermal relaxation time which is necessary to model heat conduction by the hyperbolic heat equation. This experiment was evaluated by finite element simulation to acquire reliably this parameter for biological...
Evaluation of Brilliance VRE agar for the detection of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in rectal swab specimens.
Gozde Ongut et al.
Journal of medical microbiology, 62(Pt 4), 661-662 (2013-01-29)
Nicolas Renaud et al.
Journal of clinical microbiology, 51(4), 1184-1187 (2013-02-01)
CHROMagar Yersinia (CAY) is a new chromogenic medium for the presumptive detection of virulent Yersinia enterocolitica in stools. Based on a comparative analysis of 1,494 consecutive stools from hospitalized patients, CAY was found to be just as sensitive as the...