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1. Cardiovascular presentation in pheochromocytoma: what we should be aware.

Pheochromocytoma is a catecholamine-producing tumor that although being a rare disease, it poses diagnostic problems because its clinical presentation often mimics certain diseases, including cardiovascular disorders. The effects of excessive catecholamine secretion cause a variety of...

Author(s) : Amalia, R.; Dewi, I. P.; Wardhani, L. F. K.; Pikir, B. S.

Publisher : Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Journal article : Siriraj Medical Journal 2022 Vol.74 No.1 pp.68-74 ref.20

2. Efficacy of BCG vaccine in animal models of neurological disorders.

The Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) vaccine can modulate the immune response via antigen-specific immune response, but also it can confer nonspecific protection and therapeutic benefits in several neurological conditions through different heterologous effects of vaccination. However, the precise...

Author(s) : Cossu, D.; Ruberto, S.; Yokoyama, K.; Hattori, N.; Sechi, L. A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Vaccine 2022 Vol.40 No.3 pp.432-436 ref.57

3. Short-term ambient particulate air pollution exposure, microRNAs, blood pressure and lung function.

Ambient particulate air pollution is a risk factor for cardiovascular and respiratory disease, yet the biological mechanisms underlying this association are not well understood. The current study aimed to investigate the mediation role of microRNAs on the association between personal PM2.5 exposure ...

Author(s) : Cong XiaoWei; Zhang Juan; Sun RongLi; Pu YuePu

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part B ref.70

4. Potential of human helminth therapy for resolution of inflammatory bowel disease: the future ahead.

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is associated with a dysregulated mucosal immune response in the gastrointestinal tract. The number of patients with IBD has increased worldwide, especially in highly industrialized western societies. The population of patients with IBD in North America is...

Author(s) : Arai, T.; Lopes, F.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Experimental Parasitology 2022 Vol.232 ref.156

5. Food technology neophobia as a psychological barrier to clean meat acceptance.

Laboratory-grown (or "clean") meat is structurally similar to traditional meat yet comes with several environmental, health, and ethical benefits compared to regular meat. However, while some people are favorable towards clean meat, others are reluctant to engage with it. We tested whether these...

Author(s) : Krings, V. C.; Dhont, K.; Hodson, G.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Quality and Preference 2022 Vol.96 ref.55

7. Gestational exposure to high fat diets and bisphenol A alters metabolic outcomes in dams and offspring, but produces hepatic steatosis only in dams.

The prevalence of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is increasing worldwide. Perinatal development is a critical window for altered, lifelong health trajectory, and evidence supports the role of perinatal programming in chronic metabolic diseases. To examine the impact of diet and bisphenol ...

Author(s) : Marchlewicz, E.; McCabe, C.; Djuric, Z.; Hoenerhoff, M.; Barks, J.; Tang Lu; Song, P. X.; Peterson, K.; Padmanabhan, V.; Dolinoy, D. C.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Chemosphere 2022 Vol.286 No.Part 2 ref.96

8. A disease-specific screening-level modeling approach for assessing the cancer risks of pesticide mixtures.

As humans are always exposed to multiple pesticides, it is necessary to conduct risk assessments for pesticide mixtures. Due to data limitations, in this study, we introduced a disease-specific screening-level modeling framework to simulate the cumulative cancer risk (CR) of carcinogenic...

Author(s) : Li ZiJian

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Chemosphere 2022 Vol.286 No.Part 2

9. Exposure to the pesticide DDT and risk of diabetes and hypertension: systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective studies.

Background: Experimental evidence suggests that p,p'-DDE might be involved in the development of diabetes and hypertension (HTN); however, the evidence in humans is inconclusive. Objective: To summarize the epidemiological evidence for the association of p,p'-DDT exposure and its breakdown products ...

Author(s) : Hernández-Mariano, J. Á.; Baltazar-Reyes, M. C.; Salazar-Martínez, E.; Cupul-Uicab, L. A.

Publisher : Elsevier GmbH, Munich, Germany

Journal article : International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health 2022 Vol.239 ref.68

10. The exercise-instrumental music program and irisin levels in younger non-professional athletes.

A passive lifestyle and lack of exercise are triggering factors in increasing metabolic syndrome, whereas metabolic syndrome is associated with increased morbidity and mortality. This study aimed to analyse an exercise-based non-pharmacological approach combined with instrumental music to the...

Author(s) : Sugiharto, S.; Merawati, D.; Susanto, H.; Pranoto, A.; Taufiq, A.

Publisher : Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, Netherlands

Journal article : Comparative Exercise Physiology 2022 Vol.18 No.1 pp.65-73 ref.61

11. Acute effect of two exercise intensity programs on interleukin-6, interleukin-1 beta and tumour necrosis factor-α in female futsalists.

Duration, intensity, and type of exercise can affect serum cytokine levels and change inflammatory indices. The present study aimed to examine the acute effect of two different exercise intensity programs on levels of circulating interleukin (IL)-6, IL-1β and tumour necrosis factor-α (TNF-α) in...

Author(s) : Zar, A.; Ahmadi, E.; Amani, D.; Ramsbottom, R.

Publisher : Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, Netherlands

Journal article : Comparative Exercise Physiology 2022 Vol.18 No.1 pp.57-63 ref.36

12. Breast biomechanics, exercise induced breast pain (mastalgia), breast support condition and its impact on riding position in female equestrians.

Breast biomechanics, exercise-induced breast pain (EIBP) and performance effects in female athletes are established. Wearing sports bras during exercise reduces breast movement and EIBP. Despite the prevalence of female equestrians, little investigation of breast movement during horse riding...

Author(s) : Cameron, L. J.; Burbage, J.; Lewis, V.; Dumbell, L.; Billingsley, E.; Young, K.; King-Urbin, C.; Goater, F.

Publisher : Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, Netherlands

Journal article : Comparative Exercise Physiology 2022 Vol.18 No.1 pp.9-19 ref.56

13. The impact of slum dwelling on healthy eating index in the border of Tehran.

Purpose: Life conditions for most slum dwellers are deplorable, with poor socio-economic status and high rates of malnutrition and communicable diseases. Studies have shown lower intake of many nutrients in such people, but no study yet has checked the quality of diet using Healthy Eating Index...

Author(s) : Rajabzadeh, F.; Yekaninejad, M.; Moshtaq, M.; Kordi, S.; Jibril, A. T.; Motlagh, A. R. D.; Esmaeily, Z.

Publisher : Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK

Journal article : Nutrition & Food Science 2022 Vol.52 No.1 pp.26-32 ref.23

14. The iodine knowledge of pregnant women in an endemic goiter area: a cross-sectional study.

Purpose: This study aims to determine the level of knowledge about iodine nutrition during pregnancy among pregnant women living in the area of Turkey where goiter is endemic. Design/methodology/approach: A total of 150 pregnant women aged between 19 and 45 years, registered at the Gynaecology and...

Author(s) : Çin, N. N. A.; Özçelik, A. Ö.

Publisher : Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK

Journal article : Nutrition & Food Science 2022 Vol.52 No.1 pp.33-44 ref.35

15. Injury and illness epidemiology in professional Asian football: lower general incidence and burden but higher ACL and hamstring injury burden compared with Europe.

Background: While football injury and illness epidemiology surveillance at professional club level in Europe is available, epidemiological data from other continents are lacking. Purpose: Investigating injury and illness epidemiology in professional Asian football. Study design: Descriptive...

Author(s) : Tabben, M.; Eirale, C.; Al-Kuwari, A.; Ekstrand, J.; Chalabi, H.; Bahr, R.; Chamari, K.

Publisher : BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK

Journal article : British Journal of Sports Medicine 2022 Vol.56 No.1 pp.18-23 ref.40

16. Surfing on the world stage: a narrative review of acute and overuse injuries and preventative measures for the competitive and recreational surfer.

Surfing has rapidly grown in popularity as the sport made its debut at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Surfing injuries are becoming more relevant with the globalisation and increasing risks of the sport, but despite this, little is known about surfing injuries or prevention strategies in either the...

Author(s) : Minasian, B.; Hope, N.

Publisher : BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK

Journal article : British Journal of Sports Medicine 2022 Vol.56 No.1 pp.51-60 ref.79

17. Elaidic acid induced NLRP3 inflammasome activation via ERS-MAPK signaling pathways in Kupffer cells.

Trans fatty acids (TFA) in food can cause liver inflammation. Activation of NOD-like receptor protein-3 (NLRP3) inflammasome is a key factor in the regulation of inflammation. Accumulating evidence suggests that ERS-induced NLRP3 inflammasome activation underlies the pathological basis of various...

Author(s) : Liu Hui; Nan Bo; Yang Chaoyue; Li Xuenan; Yan Haiyang; Yuan Yuan

Publisher : Elsevier Science Publishers B.V, Biomedical Division, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, Molecular and Cell Biology of Lipids 2022 Vol.1867 No.1 ref.53

18. Prognostic factors in gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST): could prognostic nutritional index (PNI) be a new prognostic factor?

Objective: To investigate factors that may affect prognosis in gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs). Study Design: A descriptive study. Place and Duration of Study: Karadeniz Technical University Hospital, Trabzon, Turkey from 2000 to 2019. Methodology: All the patients diagnosed with GIST and...

Author(s) : Yuce, E.; Alandag, C.; Cakir, E.; Fidan, E.

Publisher : College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan, Karachi, Pakistan

Journal article : JCPSP, Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2022 Vol.32 No.1 pp.81-85 ref.22

19. Identification of novel antihypertensive peptides from wine lees hydrolysate.

Enzymatic-assisted extraction using Flavourzyme® has been demonstrated to be a useful methodology to obtain wine lees (WL) enriched in phenolic compounds and with enhanced antihypertensive activity. Nevertheless, taking into account that Flavourzyme® possess proteolytic activity, the release of...

Author(s) : Bravo, F. I.; Mas-Capdevila, A.; López-Fernández-Sobrino, R.; Torres-Fuentes, C.; Mulero, M.; Alcaide-Hidalgo, J. M.; Muguerza, B.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Chemistry 2022 Vol.366

20. Intra-breath oscillometry for the evaluation of lung function in children and adolescents with a history of preterm birth.

Objective: To assess respiratory system impedance (Zrs) and spirometric parameters in children and adolescents with and without a history of preterm birth. Methods: We evaluated a sample of 51 subjects between 11 and 14 years of age: 35 who had a history of preterm birth (preterm group) and 16 who...

Author(s) : Accorsi, B. F.; Friedrich, F. O.; Corso, A. L.; Rosa, J. P. da; Jones, M. H.

Publisher : Sociedade Brasileira de Pneumologia Tisiologia, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Journal article : Jornal Brasileiro de Pneumologia 2022 Vol.48 No.1 ref.39

21. Vitamin D in autophagy signaling for health and diseases: insights on potential mechanisms and future perspectives.

Vitamin D regulates the pleiotropic effect to maintain cellular homeostasis and epidemiological evidence establishes an association between vitamin D deficiency and various human diseases. Here, the role of autophagy, the cellular self-degradation process, in vitamin D-dependent function is...

Author(s) : Bhutia, S. K.

Publisher : Elsevier, New York, USA

Journal article : Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry 2022 Vol.99 ref.147

22. EGCG inhibits growth of tumoral lesions on lip and tongue of K-ras transgenic mice through the notch pathway.

Epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG), the main active ingredient of green tea, exhibits low toxic side effect and versatile bioactivities, and its anti-cancer effect has been extensively studied. Most of the studies used cancer cell lines and xenograft models. However, whether EGCG can prevent tumor...

Author(s) : Wei Hua; Ge Qi; Zhang LingYu; Xie Jing; Gan RuiHuan; Lu YouGuang; Zheng DaLi

Publisher : Elsevier, New York, USA

Journal article : Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry 2022 Vol.99 ref.78

23. Association between exposure to air pollution and late-life neurodegenerative disorders: an umbrella review.

There is growing concern regarding air pollution as a modifiable risk factor for cognitive impairment, dementia, Alzheimer's disease, and Parkinson's disease. We conducted an umbrella review to collate the available evidence from systematic reviews and meta-analyses investigating the association...

Author(s) : Tan LeeAnn; Nakanishi, E.; Lee MiHye

Publisher : Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environment International 2022 Vol.158 ref.58

24. Practical advice regarding the reliability of the patient educational materials assessment tool for health educators.

The quality of patient education materials is an important issue for health educators, clinicians, and community health workers. We describe a challenge achieving reliable scores between coders when using the Patient Educational Materials Assessment Tool (PEMAT) to evaluate farmworker health...

Author(s) : Lee, J. G. L.; Sesay, M.; Acevedo, P. A.; Chichester, Z. A.; Chaney, B. H.

Publisher : Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA

Journal article : Health Promotion Practice 2022 Vol.23 No.1 pp.17-19 ref.11

25. Optimization, identification, and comparison of peptides from germinated chickpea (Cicer arietinum) protein hydrolysates using either papain or ficin and their relationship with markers of type 2 diabetes.

The objective was to optimize and compare the production of antidiabetic peptides from germinated chickpea isolated protein using either papain or ficin. Kabuli chickpeas were germinated for 2, 4 and 6 days. Proteins were isolated, and peptides were produced based on a central composite design...

Author(s) : Chandrasekaran, S.; Mejia, E. G. de

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Chemistry 2022 Vol.374 ref.44