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Noise exposure while commuting in Toronto - a study of personal and public transportation in Toronto

With an increasing proportion of the population living in cities, mass transportation has been rapidly expanding to facilitate the demand, yet there is a concern that mass transit has the potential to result i… 11 more words

Medicine By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Safety of transtympanic application of probiotics in a chinchilla animal model

Chronic suppurative otitis media can be recalcitrant and difficult to treat, particularly with the increasing occurrence of antibiotic resistance. Lactobacillus plantarum is a probiotic that has been shown to dec… 11 more words

Medicine By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Cancer-testis gene PIWIL1 promotes cell proliferation, migration, and invasion in lung adenocarcinoma

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Piwi-like RNA-mediated gene silencing 1 (PIWIL1) has been identified as a novel extremely highly expressed cancer-testis (CT) gene in lung adenocarcinoma. However, the exact function and mechanism of… 279 more words

Medicine By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Prognostic value of PD-L1 expression in combination with CD8+ TILs density in patients with surgically resected non-small cell lung cancer

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To investigate the prognostic value of PD-L1 expression combined with CD8+ TILs density in patients with resected NSCLC and correlations with clinicopathological features. We retrospectively enrolled 178 patients with resected NSCLC from 2011 to 2015. 251 more words

Medicine By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Patient satisfaction with information on oral anticancer agent use

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Adequate information on oral anticancer agent (OACA) use is an essential element of optimal cancer care. The present study aimed to get insight into the experiences of patients with information on OACA treatment and their characteristics regarding information dissatisfaction. 284 more words

Medicine By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Cancer-testis gene PIWIL1 promotes cell proliferation, migration, and invasion in lung adenocarcinoma

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Piwi-like RNA-mediated gene silencing 1 (PIWIL1) has been identified as a novel extremely highly expressed cancer-testis (CT) gene in lung adenocarcinoma. However, the exact function and mechanism of… 285 more words

Medicine By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis