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Invadopodia: Proteolytic feet of cancer cells
The leading cause of death in cancer patients is metastasis. Invasion is an integral part of metastasis and is carried out by proteolytic structures called invadopodia at the cellular level. In this introductory review, ...
An update on molecular biology of thyroid cancers
Differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC) is the most common endocrinological malignancy. There are several histological variants such as papillary and follicular thyroid carcinoma. Many patients with well-differentiated subtypes ...
Multidrug resistance in chronic myeloid leukemia
Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is characterized by the accumulation of Philadelphia chromosome-positive (Ph+) myeloid cells. Ph+ cells occur via a reciprocal translocation between the long arms of chromosomes 9 and 22 ...
Comparative development of knowledge-based bioeconomy in the European Union and Turkey
(Informa Healthcare, 2014-09)
Biotechnology, defined as the technological application that uses biological systems and living organisms, or their derivatives, to create or modify diverse products or processes, is widely used for healthcare, agricultural ...
Linking peroxiredoxin and vacuolar-ATPase functions in calorie restriction-mediated life span extension
(Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2014)
Calorie restriction (CR) is an intervention extending the life spans of many organisms. The mechanisms underlying CR-dependent retardation of aging are still poorly understood. Despite mechanisms involving conserved nutrient ...