Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

February 21, 2009
Do imaging findings imply malignant potential at multi-detector row computed tomography?
Solid pseudopapillary tumors of the pancreas are rare and predominantly occur in young women.

Non-invasive diagnostic tools for assessment of function and structure of the stomach mucosa
Risks for gastric cancer or peptic ulcer diseases are low in subjects with healthy stomach mucosa but are remarkably high in those with

Is it effective of low-dose furazolidone-based quadruple regimens for H pylori infection?
The prevalence of Helicobacter pylori resistant to antibiotics was increased.

What is potentially pathogenic role of anti-tTG IgA in the development of celiac disease?
Anti-tissue transglutaminase IgA is currently used to screen patients for celiac disease; however, its origins and role in celiac disease have not been well characterized.

Tiny tool to control growing blood vessels opens new potential in tumor research
Researchers at Uppsala University have developed a new tool that makes it possible to study the signals in the body that control the generation of blood vessels.

A safe, well-tolerated, and effective treatment for metastatic esophageal cancer
Patients with metastatic esophageal squamous cell cancer face a dismal prognosis, as no effective standard chemotherapy exists. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to