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Air Pollution and Brain Damage
Exposure to complex mixtures of air pollutants produces infl ammation in the upper and lower respiratory tract. Because the nasal cavity is a common portal of entry, respiratory and olfactoryExpand
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The neurological masquerade of intravascular lymphomatosis.
BACKGROUND Intravascular lymphomatosis (IVL) is an uncommon systemic disease characterized by occlusion of small vessels by malignant lymphomatous cells. Central nervous system involvement usuallyExpand
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DNA Damage in Nasal and Brain Tissues of Canines Exposed to Air Pollutants Is Associated with Evidence of Chronic Brain Inflammation and Neurodegeneration
Acute, subchronic, or chronic exposures to particulate matter (PM) and pollutant gases affect people in urban areas and those exposed to fires, disasters, and wars. Respiratory tract inflammation,Expand
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Autologous haematopoietic stem cell transplantation fails to stop demyelination and neurodegeneration in multiple sclerosis.
The present study analyses autopsy material from five multiple sclerosis patients who received autologous stem cell transplantation. A total of 53 white matter lesions were investigated using routineExpand
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The jugular foramen: a review of anatomy, masses, and imaging characteristics.
A variety of lesions may occur in the jugular foramen, arising from the structures normally found within the jugular foramen or from contiguous structures. The most common jugular foramen lesions areExpand
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Primary central nervous system malignant rhabdoid tumor: CT and MR appearance simulates a primitive neuroectodermal tumor.
Malignant rhabdoid tumor was originally described and is most commonly reported in the kidney [1-5]. A case of primary central nervous system malignant rhabdoid tumor is presented. The clinical andExpand
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Mechanisms of enhanced insulin sensitivity in endurance-trained athletes: effects on blood flow and differential expression of GLUT 4 in skeletal muscles.
Exercise is associated with increased insulin sensitivity. To better understand mechanisms that could be responsible for this association, we studied seven controls and seven endurance-trainedExpand
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Biased Suppression of Hematopoiesis and Multiple Developmental Defects in Chimeric Mice Containing Shp-2 Mutant Cells
ABSTRACT Shp-2 is a cytoplasmic tyrosine phosphatase that contains two Src homology 2 (SH2) domains at the N terminus. Biochemical data suggests that Shp-2 acts downstream of a variety of receptorExpand
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Presurgical evaluation and surgical outcome of temporal lobe epilepsy.
The authors analyzed 22 patients younger than 18 years of age with temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) treated surgically. Patients underwent a comprehensive presurgical evaluation, includingExpand
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Immunolocalization of the Oligodendrocyte Transcription Factor 1 (Olig1) in Brain Tumors
Abstract Recent in situ hybridization studies showed that mRNA levels of OLIG1 and OLIG2 transcription factors are elevated in oligodendrogliomas. We raised polyclonal antibodies against a syntheticExpand
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