T. Michael Scott

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BACKGROUND Obesity is a worldwide epidemic, and severe obesity is a risk factor for many diseases, including diabetes, heart disease, stroke, and some cancers. Endocannabinoid system (ECS) signaling in the brain and peripheral tissues is activated in obesity and plays a role in the regulation of body weight. The main research question here was whether(More)
The main objectives of this study were to analyze the distribution of senile plaques (SP) and neurofibrillary tangles (NFT) in different cortical areas of patients suffering from severe cardiovascular diseases (CVD) and to compare them with Alzheimer's disease (AD) cases. Forty brains were divided into three groups: an AD group (n = 12), a CVD group (n =(More)
Erythrocyte cytosolic protein expression profiles of children with unexplained hemolytic anemia were compared with profiles of close relatives and controls by two-dimensional differential in-gel electrophoresis (2D-DIGE). The severity of anemia in the patients varied from compensated (i.e., no medical intervention required) to chronic transfusion(More)
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