The goal of this study was to evaluate prostate cancer gene expression signatures associated with elevated body mass index (BMI). Global gene expression profiles of prostate tumor cells and matching normal epithelial cells were compared between patients with features of normal and high BMI at the time of radical prostatectomy. Knowledge-based analyses… (More)
Tocopherol succinate (TS) has been shown to protect mice against acute radiation syndrome, however, its exact mechanism of action and its possible use in humans has not yet been evaluated. Our approach has been to test the radioprotectant properties of TS on CD34-positive stem cells from healthy volunteers. We hypothesize that a radioproteomics strategy can… (More)
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The authors would like to acknowledge the contributions many people made to this report. Much of the information for the report has come from our interviews with staff members from various organizations and agencies within nine New Jersey counties. We talked with staff from the county welfare agencies, county employment and training… (More)
Through this erratum the authors declare that two coauthors were missing in the article entitled " Next generation sequenc-ing: potential and application in drug discovery ". The correct list of the authors and their affiliations are as shown above.
Most food additives act either as preservatives or enhancer of palatability. One of such food additive is Monosodium Glutamate (MSG) and it is sold in most open markets and stores as Ajinomoto. MSG improves the palatability of meals and thus influences the appetite centre positively with it resultant increase in body weight.MSG is toxic to human and… (More)