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BACKGROUND Diabetes mellitus is a chronic metabolic disorder characterized by increased blood glucose level. It has become an epidemic disease in the 21st century where, India leads the world with largest number of diabetic subjects. Non-enzymatic glycosylation (glycation) is severe form of diabetes, occurs between reducing sugar and proteins which results… (More)
Non-metastatic neurological disease complicating neuroblastoma is well recognized. Gross papilloedema in the absence of intracranial disease as initial manifestation of neuroblastoma is reported in adults. We report for the first time a case of bilateral papilloedema in a child with neuroblastoma in the absence of intracranial disease and hypertension.
PURPOSE Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) are persistent and bioaccumulative environmental toxicants acting as endocrine disruptors. Many researches evidenced that PCBs affect the male reproductive system in adult rats and it can transfer from mother to offspring through milk. We investigated whether the lactational exposure to PCBs affects the Sertoli cell… (More)
Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) are environmental contaminants. The present study was aimed to test the effect of lactational exposure of PCBs on Leydig cellular mRNA and protein expressions of 5α-reductase, aromatase and androgen receptor (AR) in F1 male offspring. Lactating dams were orally gavaged with different doses of PCBs (Aroclor 1254) 0, 1, 2 and… (More)