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  • 1
    Keywords: Chemistry ; Biotechnology ; Microreactors ; Chemistry ; Biotechnology ; Microengineering ; Springer eBooks
    Abstract: Microfluidic techniques are becoming widely incorporated into medical diagnostic systems due to the inherent advantages of miniaturization. In Microfluidic Diagnostics: Methods in Molecular Biology, researchers in the field detail methods and protocols covering subjects such as microfluidic device fabrication, on-chip sample preparation, diagnostic applications and detection methodologies. The protocols described range from cutting-edge developments to established techniques and basic demonstrations suitable for education and training; from basic fabrication methods to commercializing research. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biologý„Ø series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and key tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls. ℗ Authoritative and practical, Microfluidic Diagnostics: Methods in Molecular Biology seeks to aid scientists in the further development and commercialization of microfluidic diagnostic technologies
    Pages: XIII, 525 p. 143 illus., 58 illus. in color. : digital.
    ISBN: 9781627031349
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    Keywords: Medicine ; Pharmaceutical technology ; Biomedicine ; Pharmaceutical Sciences/Technology ; Springer eBooks
    Description / Table of Contents: 1 Hydrophilic Matrix Dosage Forms: Definitions, General Attributes and the Evolution of Clinical Utilization -- 2 Design and Evaluation of Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose Matrix Tablets for Oral Controlled Release: a Historical Perspective -- 3 An Industrial Perspective on Hydrophilic Matrix Tablets based on Hyproxypropyl Methylcellulose (Hypromellose) -- 4 Natural Polysaccharides in Hydrophilic Matrices -- 5 Applications of Polyethylene Oxide (POLYOX) in Hydrophilic Matrices -- 6 A Formulation Development Perspective on Critical Interactions Affecting the Performance of Hydrophilic Matrix Tablets -- 7 In vitro Physical and Imaging Techniques to Evaluate Drug Release Mechanisms from Hydrophilic Matrix Tablets -- 8 Physiologically-Based Pharmacokinetic Modelling in the Development and Evaluation of Hydrophilic Matrix Tablets -- 9 Approaches to Rapid In Vivo Optimization of Hydrophilic Matrix Tablets -- 10 Extrusion: an Enabling Technology for Controlled Release Hydrophilic Matrix Systems -- 11 Microenvironmental pH Control and Mixed Polymer Approaches to Optimize Drug Delivery with Hydrophilic Matrix Tablets -- 12 Evolving Biopharmaceutics Perspectives for Hydrophilic Matrix Tablets: Dosage Form-Food Interactions and Dosage Form Gastrointestinal Tract Interactions
    Abstract: This detailed volume addresses key issues and subtle nuances involved in developing hydrophilic matrix tablets as an approach to oral controlled release. It brings together information from more than five decades of research and development on hydrophilic matrix tablets and provides perspective on contemporary issues.Twelve comprehensive chapters explore a variety of topics including polymers (hypromellose, natural polysaccharides and polyethylene oxide) and their utilization in hydrophilic matrices, critical interactions impacting tablet performance, in vitro physical and imaging techniques, and microenvironmental pH control and mixed polymer approaches, among others. In one collective volume, Hydrophilic Matrix Tablets for Oral Controlled Release provides a single source of current knowledge, including sections of previously unpublished data. It is an important resource for industrial and academic scientists investigating and developing these oral controlled release formulations
    Pages: IX, 326 p. 102 illus., 37 illus. in color. : online resource.
    ISBN: 9781493915194
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    Keywords: Medicine ; Gastroenterology ; Nursing ; Oncology ; Pain Medicine ; Surgery ; Medicine & Public Health ; Gastroenterology ; Pain Medicine ; Oncology ; Surgery ; Nursing Management/Nursing Research ; Springer eBooks
    Pages: : digital
    ISBN: 9781848821187
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    Keywords: CANCER ; radiotherapy ; carcinoma ; human ; neoplasms ; DIAGNOSIS ; RISK ; PATIENT ; kidney ; RISK-FACTORS ; CARCINOGENESIS ; colon ; ASSOCIATION ; BREAST ; LYMPHOMA ; AGE ; OVARIAN-CANCER ; risk factors ; CERVICAL-CANCER ; RATES ; cancer risk ; REGISTRATION ; CANCER-PATIENTS ; adenocarcinoma ; TOBACCO ; pancreatic cancer ; LONG-TERM SURVIVORS ; YOUNG ; REGISTRY ; REPRODUCTIVE FACTORS ; ASSOCIATIONS ; ENDOMETRIAL ; PANCREATIC-CANCER ; cancer registries ; TESTICULAR CANCER ; LYMPHOMAS ; cancer registry ; pooled analysis ; RISK-FACTOR ; CANCERS ; REGISTRIES ; CANCER-DIAGNOSIS ; pancreatic neoplasms ; MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS ; neoplasms,second primary
    Abstract: Studies of pancreatic cancer in the setting of second primary malignant neoplasms can provide etiologic clues. An international multicenter study was carried out using data from 13 cancer registries with a registration period up to year 2000. Cancer patients were followed up from the initial cancer diagnosis, and the occurrence of second primary malignant neoplasms was compared with expected values derived from local rates, adjusting for age, sex, and period of diagnosis. Results from individual registries were pooled by use of a fixed-effects model. People were at higher risk of developing pancreatic cancer within 10 years of a diagnosis of cancers of the pharynx, stomach, gallbladder, larynx, lung, cervix, corpus uteri, bladder, and eye and 10 years or later following a diagnosis of cancers of the stomach, colon, gallbladder, breast, cervix, placenta, corpus uteri, ovary, testis, bladder, kidney, and eye, as well as Hodgkin's and non-Hodgkin's lymphomas. Pancreatic cancer was connected with smoking-related cancers, confirming the etiologic role of tobacco. The associations with uterine and ovarian cancers suggest that reproductive factors might be implicated in pancreatic carcinogenesis. The elevated pancreatic cancer risk in young patients observed among several types of cancer implies a role of genetic factors. Radiotherapy is also suggested as a risk factor
    Type of Publication: Journal article published
    PubMed ID: 16421239
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    Keywords: CANCER ; carcinoma ; PATHWAY ; PATHWAYS ; RISK ; GENE ; TUMORS ; TIME ; DNA ; kidney ; MECHANISM ; RISK-FACTORS ; colon ; mechanisms ; SKIN ; ASSOCIATION ; LYMPHOMA ; NUMBER ; AGE ; DNA-REPAIR ; REPAIR ; DIETARY ; ADENOCARCINOMAS ; INDIVIDUALS ; SMALL-INTESTINE ; NONPOLYPOSIS COLORECTAL-CANCER ; 2ND PRIMARY NEOPLASMS ; DNA repair ; CLUSTER ; REGISTRY ; pancreas ; ASSOCIATIONS ; cancer registries ; INCREASE ; GLAND ; SMALL-BOWEL ; INTERVAL ; GENDER ; second primary cancers ; rectum ; cancer registry ; pooled analysis ; CANCER INCIDENCE ; registry-based study ; small intestine cancer
    Abstract: Cancer of the small intestine is a rare neoplasm, and its etiology remains poorly understood. Analysis of other primary cancers in individuals with small intestine cancer may help elucidate the causes of this neoplasm and the underlying mechanisms. We included 10,946 cases of first primary small intestine cancer from 13 cancer registries in a pooled analysis. The observed numbers of 44 types of second primary cancer were compared to the expected numbers derived from the age-, gender- and calendar period-specific cancer incidence rates in each registry. We also calculated the standardized incidence ratios (SIR) for small intestine cancer as a second primary after other cancers. There was a 68% overall increase in the risk of a new primary cancer after small intestine carcinoma (SIR = 1.68, 95% confidence interval [CI] = 1.47-1.71), that remained constant over time. The overall SIR was 1.18 (95% CI = 1.05-1.32) after carcinoid, 1.29 (1.01-1.63) after sarcoma, and 1.27 (0.78-1.94) after lymphoma. Significant (p 〈 0.05) increases were observed for cancers of the oropharynx, colon, rectum, ampulla of Vater, pancreas, corpus uteri, ovary, prostate, kidney, thyroid gland, skin and soft (issue sarcomas. Small intestine cancer as a second primary was increased significantly after all these cancers, except after oropharyngeal and kidney cancers. Although some of the excess may be attributable to overdiagnosis, it is plausible that most additional cases of second primary cancers were clinically relevant and were due to common genetic (e.g., defects in mismatch or other DNA repair pathways) and environmental (e.g., dietary) factors. (c) 2005 Wiley-Liss, Inc
    Type of Publication: Journal article published
    PubMed ID: 16003748
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    Keywords: CANCER ; LUNG ; COHORT ; EXPOSURE ; liver ; RISK ; SITE ; SITES ; TISSUE ; RISK-FACTORS ; SKIN ; SUPPRESSION ; ASSOCIATION ; LYMPHOMA ; PATTERNS ; NUMBER ; AGE ; WOMEN ; CIGARETTE-SMOKING ; risk factors ; non-hodgkin's lymphoma ; Hodgkin's lymphoma ; SKIN-CANCER ; CLUSTER ; MALIGNANCY ; RE ; cancer registries ; SUBTYPES ; PRIMARY NEOPLASMS ; second primary cancers
    Abstract: An analysis of other primary cancers in individuals with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) can help to elucidate this cancer aetiology. In all, 109 451 first primary NHL were included in a pooled analysis of 13 cancer registries. The observed numbers of second cancers were compared to the expected numbers derived from the age-, sex-, calendar period- and registry-specific incidence rates. We also calculated the standardised incidence ratios for NHL as a second primary after other cancers. There was a 47% (95% confidence interval 43 - 51%) overall increase in the risk of a primary cancer after NHL. A strongly significant (P〈0.001) increase was observed for cancers of the lip, tongue, oropharynx*, stomach, small intestine, colon*, liver, nasal cavity*, lung, soft tissues*, skin melanoma*, nonmelanoma skin*, bladder*, kidney*, thyroid*, Hodgkin's lymphoma*, lymphoid leukaemia* and myeloid leukaemia. Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma as a second primary was increased after cancers marked with an asterisk. Patterns of risk indicate a treatment effect for lung, bladder, stomach, Hodgkin's lymphoma and myeloid leukaemia. Common risk factors may be involved for cancers of the lung, bladder, nasal cavity and for soft tissues, such as pesticides. Bidirectional effects for several cancer sites of potential viral origin argue strongly for a role for immune suppression in NHL
    Type of Publication: Journal article published
    PubMed ID: 15970927
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