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Protective Effects of Salivary Factors in Dental Caries in Diabetic Patients of Pakistan
Salivary factors have been studied for their effects on the process of dental caries in patients of diabetes mellitus type 2. In this study, protective role of salivary pH, salivary flow rate, andExpand
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Association of SNP rs9939609 in FTO gene with metabolic syndrome in type 2 diabetic subjects, rectruited from a tertiary care unit of Karachi, Pakistan
Objective: To determine the association of SNP in FTO gene, rs9939609, with Metabolic Syndrome (MS) in type 2 diabetic subjects at a tertiary care unit of Karachi, Pakistan. Methods: We genotyped FTOExpand
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Common variant within the FTO gene, rs9939609, obesity and type 2 diabetes in population of Karachi, Pakistan.
AIM To determine the effect of genetic variants within the FTO gene (rs9939609) on obesity related traits and type 2 diabetes in South Asian population of Karachi, Pakistan. METHODS A case-controlExpand
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Project management information control systems
Construction managers rely on ready access to a large amount of project information. The entry, processing, and flow of information are important in avoiding problems, delays, and claims onExpand
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Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) gene expression in experimentally induced liver cirrhosis in rats.
Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) is a key player of Renin Angiotensin System (RAS), involved in conversion of active product, angiotensin-II. Alterations in RAS have been implicated in theExpand
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Glycemic control, dyslipidemia and endothelial dysfunction in coexisted diabetes, hypertension and nephropathy.
Diabetes mellitus is a chronic metabolic disorder that can lead to serious cardiovascular, renal, neurologic and retinal complications. Diabetes clustered with hypertension and nephropathy has becomeExpand
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A new PCR strategy for multilocus sequence typing of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
A single PCR protocol for methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA) housekeeping genes, carbamate kinase, shikimate dehydrogenase, glycerol kinase, guanylate kinase, phosphate acetyltransferase,Expand
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Genetic variants of ACE (Insertion/Deletion) and AGT (M268T) genes in patients with diabetes and nephropathy
Introduction: Diabetes mellitus (DM) has been a growing epidemic worldwide and poses a major socio-economic challenge. The leading cause of DM death is nephropathy due to end-stage renal diseaseExpand
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Iron, copper and silver nanoparticles: Green synthesis using green and black tea leaves extracts and evaluation of antibacterial, antifungal and aflatoxin B1 adsorption activity
Abstract The present study was aimed to account an eco-friendly synthesis of iron (Fe), copper (Cu) and silver (Ag) nanoparticles (NPs) using green tea and black tea leaves extracts. Synthesized NPsExpand
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Electrolytes and NA(+)-K(+)-ATPase: potential risk factors for the development of diabetic nephropathy.
  • S. Shahid, T. Mahboob
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Pakistan journal of pharmaceutical sciences
  • 1 April 2008
Diabetic nephropathy is the leading cause of death that affects more than 40% of diabetic patients. Its metabolic derangements are frequently accompanied with electrolyte imbalances. This study wasExpand
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