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Cancer risks in a population with prolonged low dose-rate γ-radiation exposure in radiocontaminated buildings, 1983 – 2002
  • S. Hwang, H. Guo, +7 authors W. Chang
  • Medicine, Biology
  • International journal of radiation biology
  • 1 January 2006
Purpose: To assess cancer risks in a population that received prolonged low dose-rate γ-irradiation for about 10 years as a result of occupying buildings containing 60Co-contaminated steel in Taiwan.Expand
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Hyperuricaemia and accelerated reduction in renal function
  • C. Kuo, S. Luo, +7 authors K. Yu
  • Medicine
  • Scandinavian journal of rheumatology
  • 1 March 2011
Objectives: Hyperuricaemia has been linked to reduced renal function, and evidence indicates that it may be associated with acceleration of the decline in glomerular filtration rate (GFR) andExpand
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Identification of a novel antimicrobial peptide, scolopendin 1, derived from centipede Scolopendra subspinipes mutilans and its antifungal mechanism.
In this study, a novel antimicrobial peptide, scolopendin 1, was identified from adult centipedes, Scolopendra subspinipes mutilans using RNA sequencing. Scolopendin 1 exerted an antimicrobialExpand
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Validation of the traditional Chinese version of the Menopausal Rating Scale with WHOQOL-BREF
Abstract Objective To assess the criterion validity, construct validity and test–retest reliability of the traditional Chinese language version of the Menopause Rating Scale (MRS-TC version). MethodsExpand
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Interaction of Ets-1 with HDAC1 Represses IL-10 Expression in Th1 Cells
IL-10 is a multifunctional cytokine that plays a crucial role in immunity and tolerance. IL-10 is produced by diverse immune cell types, including B cells and subsets of T cells. Although Th1 produceExpand
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Gout and risk of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
  • C. Kuo, K. Yu, +7 authors L-C See
  • Medicine
  • Scandinavian journal of rheumatology
  • 1 November 2010
Objectives: To investigate the association between gout and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). Methods: The study subjects were participants in a health-screening programme at Chang GungExpand
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Financial burden of national health insurance for treating patients with transfusion-dependent thalassemia in Taiwan
The thalassemias are a heterogeneous group of inherited hypochromic anemias of varying severity. The mainstay of supportive treatment is regular blood transfusion accompanied by iron-chelatingExpand
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Effects of cloned-cattle meat on reproductive physiology in rats.
  • S. Hwang, N. Lee, +7 authors H-H Seong
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Animal : an international journal of animal…
  • 1 February 2010
The influence of the cloned-cattle meat diets upon reproduction in mammals was rarely studied. This study was performed to analyze the effects of the diets containing cloned-cattle (Korean nativeExpand
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Delayed hematopoietic recovery after auto-SCT in patients receiving arsenic trioxide-based therapy for acute promyelocytic leukemia: a multi-center analysis
A potential link between arsenic (ATO)-based therapy and delayed hematopoietic recovery after autologous hematopoietic SCT (HSCT) for acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) has previously been reported.Expand
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Changing social contact patterns under tropical weather conditions relevant for the spread of infectious diseases.
Weather conditions and social contact patterns provide some clues to understanding year-round influenza epidemics in the tropics. Recent studies suggest that contact patterns may direct influenzaExpand
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