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Adenosquamous gallbladder carcinoma: multigene hotspot mutational profiling reveals a monoclonal origin of the two components

Publication date: Available online 23 May 2017
Source:Pathology – Research and Practice
Author(s): Francesca Galuppini, Roberta Salmaso, Elisa Valentini, Cristiano Lanza, Isacco Maretto, Donato Nitti, Massimo Rugge, Matteo Fassan… 143 more words

By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the transverse colon: A rare tumor entity with literature review

Mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the gastrointestinal tract is a rare entity. Here, we report a case of mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the transverse colon in a 77-year-old woman who presented with a 2-month history of epigastrium pain, diarrhea and melena. 88 more words

By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Development of Neurological Mouse Model for Toxoplasmosis Using Toxoplasma gondii Isolated from Chicken in Kenya

Animal models for the toxoplasmosis are scarce and have limitations. In this study, a neurological mouse model was developed in BALB/c mice infected intraperitoneally with 15 cysts of a Toxoplasma gondii isolate. 171 more words

By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

XPC Polymorphism and Risk for Lung Cancer in North Indian Patients Treated with Platinum Based Chemotherapy and Its Association with Clinical Outcomes


              <p>Xeroderma pigmentosum complementation group C plays an important role in the human repair system. As reported in previous studies its polymorphism are associated with lung cancer susceptibility. 312 more words
By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Ageing is associated with brown adipose tissue remodelling and loss of white fat browning in female C57BL/6 mice


Fat storage changes throughout life and affects body metabolism. Ageing impact on brown (BAT) and white adipose tissue (WAT) deserves attention, especially in females, because they are less prone to age-induced weight gain. 190 more words

By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis