R. V. Birnie

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BACKGROUND The tumor-initiating capacity of many cancers is considered to reside in a small subpopulation of cells (cancer stem cells). We have previously shown that rare prostate epithelial cells with a CD133+/alpha2beta1hi phenotype have the properties of prostate cancer stem cells. We have compared gene expression in these cells relative to their normal(More)
BACKGROUND This was an indirect comparison of the effectiveness of intravitreal aflibercept (IVT-AFL) 2 mg every 8 weeks after 5 initial monthly doses (or if different periods, after an initial monthly dosing period) (2q8) and other diabetic macular edema (DME) therapies at doses licensed outside the USA. METHODS A comprehensive search was undertaken to(More)
The paper explores the changing role of remote sensing within land resource assessment applications in Scotland over the past 60 years. The objective is to identify key trends and highlight future directions. A wide definition of remote sensing (RS) and resource assessment is adopted, the latter including both tangibles like soils, vegetation and land cover(More)
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