BACKGROUND : Central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSIs) are among the most harmful health care-associated infections and a major patient safety concern. Nationally, CLABSI rates have been reduced through the implementation of evidence-based... Read More
The changes in anthocyanins, phenolic compounds, and antioxidant activities of Thai purple rice cooked by various cooking devices, including an electric rice cooker, an autoclave and a microwave oven, were investigated. In raw rice, cyanidin-3-glucoside (cy-3-glu) and... Read More
BACKGROUND : Enhancer of zeste homolog 2 (EZH2) is a key epigenetic regulator in cancer cell survival, epithelial-mesenchymal transition, and tumorigenesis. Inhibition of EZH2 has become a promising therapeutic option for various human malignancies. Previously, we... Read More
BACKGROUND : Epidemiological studies have linked adult height with breast cancer risk in women. However, the magnitude of the association, particularly by subtypes of breast cancer, has not been established. Furthermore, the mechanisms of the association remain... Read More
BACKGROUND : Overexpression of microRNA-31 (miR-31) is implicated in the pathogenesis of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC), a deadly disease associated with dietary zinc deficiency. Using a rat model that recapitulates features of human ESCC, the mechanism... Read More
BACKGROUND : It is unknown if, after controlling for clinicopathologic variables and treatment, racial disparities in colon cancer outcomes persist. Molecular marker analysis in North American patients comparing Asians with other races has not been reported.METHODS :... Read More
Women become depressed more frequently than men, a consistent pattern across cultures. Inflammation plays a key role in initiating depression among a subset of individuals, and depression also has inflammatory consequences. Notably, women experience higher levels of... Read More
In this paper, I review several free boundary problems that arise in the mathematical modelling of biological processes. The biological topics are quite diverse: cancer, wound healing, biofilms, granulomas and atherosclerosis. For each of these topics, I describe the... Read More
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES : To identify priority areas of research for the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Research Agenda for 2014-2018, consistent with ONS's mission to promote excellence in oncology nursing and quality cancer care. ?.DATA SOURCES : Review of the... Read More
BACKGROUND : Previous work from our group showed hypoxia can induce endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress and block the processing of the WNT3 protein in cells engineered to express WNT3a. Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) cells with the t(1:19) translocation express the... Read More
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October 06, 2015
The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) has joined with Ohio State University’s Office of...
A Pelotonia idea grant is being used to help develop a way to harness the immune system for treating Multiple Myeloma.
October 05, 2015
K. Ashworth, a nurse manager of the Surgical Intensive Care Unit at the OSUWMC is celebrating a decade of survivorship, on her own terms.