Chrisy Ngilneii's Profile
B.Sc (Psychology), M.A (Sociology), Ph.D. (Epidemiology)
Chrisy is a Ph.D. Research Scholar at the University of Madras. Her area of specialization is in Epidemiology of Cancer. Writing is her passion. She has published scholarly articles on health topics in prominent journals, and had also edited two books in the academic field which are now available on Amazon.in. When she is not writing or editing, you will see her playing guitar or piano.
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Synergy of sex differences in visceral fat measured with CT and tumor metabolism helps predict overall survival in patients with renal cell carcinoma. Belly fat affects the odds of women surviving kidney cancer but not men.
Mifepristone may halt growth of human vestibular schwannoma, an intracranial tumor that causes hearing loss. Recent research suggests that it may be the most promising candidate drug for the condition.
Ablation of insulin receptor substrates 1 and 2, which modulate cellular survival, growth and metabolism and is required for KRAS-driven lung cancer initiation, suppresses KRAS-driven lung tumorigenesis.
Ischemia‐ and inflammation‐induced human proliferative diabetic retinopathy microenvironment supports pathological neolymphvascularization, bringing a new concept to the proliferative diabetic retinopathy mechanisms and targeting options.
Up-front tumor sequencing in colorectal cancer is simpler and has superior sensitivity to current multitest approaches to Lynch syndrome screening, while simultaneously providing critical information for treatment selection.