Sabreen A Darwish

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The effects of levodopa on the plasma concentration of 11-hydroxycorticosteroids and glucose were examined in mice. In fasted, nialamide treated mice, but not in fed mice, levodopa produced a significant decrease in the plasma concentration of 11-hydroxycorticosteroids. This was accompanied by a significant and marked decrease in the plasma glucose(More)
In nialamide-treated, fasted mice levodopa produced a dose-dependent hypoglycaemic response. The response was also seen in pargyline-treated mice but not in animals which were not treated with a monoamine oxidase inhibitor. Dopamine did not affect plasma glucose under these conditons. In doses which were ineffective when injected i.v., both levodopa and(More)
PURPOSE This study examined the association between social support and smoking status among adult cancer survivors, with special emphasis on mental health differences using data from 10 US states. METHODS Cross-sectional data from the 2010 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, Cancer Survivorship module on 8055 cancer survivors were analyzed. Sample(More)
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