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The HLA-G 14-bp insertion/ deletion polymorphism in recurrent spontaneous abortion among Iranian women
HLA-G is a non-classical HLA class Ib molecule with limited protein variability generated by alternative splicing. HLA-G displays immunotolerant properties and hence plays important roles in the maintenance of a successful ...
Uptake of liquid-based cytology as an adjunct to conventional cytology for cervical screening in NSW, Australia: A cross-sectional and population-based cohort analysis
Background: Cervical screening is currently recommended every two years in sexually active women aged 18-20 to 69 years in Australia. Direct replacement of conventional cytology with liquid-based cytology (LBC) for cervical ...
Vitamin A Supplementation and Serum Th1- and Th2-Associated Cytokine Response in Women
Aims and Background: T helper (Th)1/Th2 immune response has been linked to obesity-related immune disorders. It has been proven that retinoid active derivates improve immunity via regulating Th1/Th2 balance. However, there ...
Warfarin maintenance dose in Iranian patients: A cross sectional study in 5 cities of Iran
Objective: To determine the warfarin maintenance dose in Iranian patients.Methods: This multicenter study was conducted between January 2007 and January 2008 in 5 different large cities of Iran. Patients older than 12 years ...
The relationship between QT dispersion and ischemic injuries in myocardial isotope scan
The relationship between QT dispersion and myocardial ischemia is still controversial. Therefore, we aimed to investigate the relationship between QTd and the severity and extent of myocardial ischemia. In this cross-sectional ...
Effects of an oral supplementation of germinated barley foodstuff on serum tumour necrosis factor-α, interleukin-6 and -8 in patients with ulcerative colitis
Background: The efficacy of germinated barley foodstuff (GBF) on tumour necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-?), interleukin-6 (IL-6) and -8 (IL-8) in patients with ulcerative colitis (UC) has not yet been examined. The aim of the ...