AJCRR (2017), Vol. 1, Issue 01

  • Trace Element Contents in Thyroid Cancer Investigated by Energy Dispersive X-Ray Fluorescent Analysis

    Trace Element Contents in Thyroid Cancer Investigated by Energy Dispersive X-Ray Fluorescent Analysis ZAICHICK Vladimir1 and ZAICHICK Sofia2 1 Radionuclide Diagnostics Department, Medical Radiological Research Centre, Russia 2 Laboratory of Dr. Gabriela Caraveo Piso, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, USA Background: Thyroid cancer is an internationally important health problem. The aim of this exploratory study was to evaluate whether significant changes in the thyroid tissue levels of Br, Cu, Fe, Rb, Sr, and Zn exist in the malignantly transformed…

  • Uterine Fibroids in Senegal: Polymorphism of MED12 Gene and Correlation With Epidemiological Factors

    Uterine Fibroids in Senegal: Polymorphism of MED12 Gene and Correlation With Epidemiological Factors Kénémé Bineta1; Ciss Daouda2; Ka Sidy3; Mbaye Fatimata1; Dem Ahmadou3; Sembène Mbacké1,4 1Département de Biologie Animale, Faculté des Sciences et Techniques, Université Cheikh Anta Diop, BP 5505, Dakar, Sénégal. 2Service de Maternité et Gynécologie Obstétrique/Hôpital Général Grand Yoff. 3Institut Joliot Curie, Faculté de Médecine de Pharmacie et d’Odontologie, Université Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar, Sénégal. 4Biologie des Populations Animales Sahélo-Soudaniennes, UMR 022, Institut de Recherche et de développement…

  • Humans Papillomavirus (Hpv) Infections in Female Sex Workers in Cote D’ivoire

    Humans Papillomavirus (Hpv) Infections in Female Sex Workers in Cote D’ivoire OUATTARA Abdoulaye1, YEO Alain2, BLAVO-KOUAME E. B.2, KOFFI TCHIBEH Franck1, SARAKA NGUESSAN Daniel2, FAYE-KETTE Hortense2 and DOSSO Mireille2 1Felix Houphouet Boigny University of Abidjan. Medical Sciences School. Cote d’Ivoire 2Pasteur Institute of Cote d’Ivoire Abidjan Cote d’Ivoire Background: Human Papillomaviruses (HPV) are small virus non-enveloped double-stranded circular DNA. They infect epithelial cells (mucous membranes and skin). Many studies have indicated that having multiple sexual partners may lead to higher…

  • Hepatitis C Virus as risk factor for development of hepatocellular carcinoma in Egypt: II-Enhancement role of matrix metalloproteinases-2 in dissemination of HCC

    Hepatitis C Virus as risk factor for development of hepatocellular carcinoma in Egypt: II-Enhancement role of matrix metalloproteinases-2 in dissemination of HCC Laila H. El-Sayed1, Manal A. Nabil1, Salwa Nayer. M. A2, Saeid A. Oda3, Abdel Rahman M. A4 and Hossam M. Ghoneim1 1Departement of Immunology & Allergy-Medical Research Institute, Alexandria University; 2Departement of Cancer Management & Research- Medical Research Institute, Alexandria University; 3Departement of Internal Medicine-Medical Research Institute, Alexandria University; 4Departementof Clinical Pathology- Alexandria Military Academy Hospital Hepatitis C…

  • Hepatitis C Virus as risk factor for development of hepatocellular carcinoma in Egypt: I- HCV promotes HCC progression by increasing cancer stem marker (CD133 and CD44) expression

    Hepatitis C Virus as risk factor for development of hepatocellular carcinoma in Egypt: I- HCV promotes HCC progression by increasing cancer stem marker (CD133 and CD44) expression Laila H. El-Sayed 1, Manal A. Nabil 1,  Salwa Nayer. M. A 2, Saeid A. Oda 3 , Abdel Rahman M. A 4and Hossam M. Ghoneim 1 1Departement of Immunology & Allergy-Medical Research Institute, Alexandria University 2Departement of Cancer Management & Research- Medical Research Institute, Alexandria University 3Departement of Internal Medicine-Medical Research Institute,…