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Autism and social robotics: A systematic review
Social robotics could be a promising method for Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) treatment. The aim of this article is to carry out a systematic literature review of the studies on this topic thatExpand
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Inflammaging and Anti-Inflammaging: The Role of Cytokines in Extreme Longevity
Longevity and aging are two sides of the same coin, as they both derive from the interaction between genetic and environmental factors. Aging is a complex, dynamic biological process characterized byExpand
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Immunosenescence in aging: between immune cells depletion and cytokines up-regulation
BackgroundThe immunosenescence is a relatively recent chapter, correlated with the linear extension of the average life began in the nineteenth century and still in progress. The most importantExpand
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Passiflora incarnata L.: ethnopharmacology, clinical application, safety and evaluation of clinical trials.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE The genus Passiflora incarnata Linnaeus comprises approximately 520 species belonging to the Passifloraceae family. The majority of these species are vines found inExpand
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Prevention of new sensitizations in monosensitized subjects submitted to specific immunotherapy or not. A retrospective study
Background Specific immunotherapy is the only currently available allergen‐orientated treatment able to modify the natural history of respiratory allergic diseases. Safety and clinical efficacy ofExpand
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Cadmium concentration in maternal and cord blood and infant birth weight: a study on healthy non-smoking women
Abstract The aim of our study was to measure, at delivery, maternal and cord blood cadmium levels (by means of atomic absorption spectrometry) in 45 healthy non-smoking pregnant women exposed to aExpand
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Oxidative Stress in Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: A Systematic Review
Background: Several parameters including inflammatory mediators, hormones, dietary factors, inflammatory genes, and oxidative stress (OS) have been considered to play a role in the development ofExpand
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Incidence of sensitivity to Anisakis simplex in a risk population of fishermen/fishmongers.
BACKGROUND Anisakis simplex, a fish and cephalopodes parasite, can cause either gastrointestinal symptoms or allergic reactions in humans on eating/handling contaminated fish. OBJECTIVE The aim ofExpand
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Urticaria and thyroid autoimmunity.
BACKGROUND Chronic urticaria is a common clinical condition whose etiology, in about 75% of cases, is unknown and is therefore called chronic idiopathic urticaria (CIU). A link between CIU andExpand
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Serum Levels of Interleukin-18 and sICAM-1 in Patients Affected by Breast Cancer: Preliminary Considerations
Interleukin-18 (IL-18), a cytokine that plays an important role in the T-cell-helper type 1 response, acts as an angiogenesis and tumor suppressor. Intercellular adhesion molecule-1 (ICAM-1) has aExpand
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