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Changing prevalence of tuberculosis infection with increasing age in high-burden townships in South Africa.
SETTING Crowded townships of Cape Town, South Africa, where human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) prevalence and tuberculosis (TB) notification rates are among the highest in the world. OBJECTIVES ToExpand
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Health risks of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons via fish consumption in Haimen bay (China), downstream of an e-waste recycling site (Guiyu).
Guiyu, China has been one of the largest e-waste recycling sites of the world for more than 20 years. Abundant data show that local dwellers there suffered from severe health risks from e-wasteExpand
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Short-term and medium-term clinical outcomes of laparoscopic-assisted and open surgery for colorectal cancer: a single center retrospective case-control study
BackgroundLaparoscopic procedure is a rapid developed technique in colorectal surgery. In this investigation we aim at assessing the diversities of short-term and medium-term clinical outcomes ofExpand
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Time course of intestinal barrier function injury in a sodium taurocholate‐induced severe acute pancreatitis in rat model
The aims of this study were to clarify the kinetics of intestinal barrier function impairment in sodium taurocholate‐induced severe acute pancreatitis (SAP) models and to explore an appropriateExpand
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An abnormal resting-state functional brain network indicates progression towards Alzheimer's disease
Brain structure and cognitive function change in the temporal lobe, hippocampus, and prefrontal cortex of patients with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease, and brain network-connectionExpand
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OCPs and PCBs in Marine Edible Fish and Human Health Risk Assessment in the Eastern Guangdong, China
Marine edible fish samples were collected from two important nearshore fishing sites in the eastern Guangdong Province, China: Shantou Harbor and Haimen Bay. In the mixed edible muscle tissues ofExpand
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Evidence-informed obstetric practice during normal birth in China: trends and influences in four hospitals
BackgroundA variety of international organizations, professional groups and individuals are promoting evidence-informed obstetric care in China. We measured change in obstetric practice duringExpand
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Short, auto-inducible promoters for well-controlled protein expression in Escherichia coli
Expression of recombinant proteins in Escherichia coli often requires use of inducible promoters to shorten the lag phase and improve protein productivity and final protein titer. Synthetic moleculesExpand
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Predictors and patterns of home health care utilization among older adults in Shanghai, China
ABSTRACT The objective of this study is to explore the predictors and patterns of home health care among older adults in Shanghai, China. A cross-sectional survey was conducted in the Yangpu andExpand
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Biodegradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) by white rot-fungus Pseudotrametes gibbosa isolated from the boreal forest in Northeast China
This study compared laccase production and the degradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) by aboriginal white rot-fungus Pseudotrametes gibbosa (found in the northeast forest area ofExpand
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