Cachexia & Brown Fat

Cachexia is a condition associated with progressive weight loss due to severe illness. In cancer patients, it is proposed to occur as a result of tumor-induced energy wasting. Several proteins have been implicated in browning and depletion of white adipose tissue. Here is the latest research on cachexia and brown fat.

April 8, 2021
Open Access

Lipocalin 2 mediates appetite suppression during pancreatic cancer cachexia.

Nature Communications
Brennan OlsonDaniel L Marks
April 8, 2021

Novel Mutations of the TYMP Gene in Mitochondrial Neurogastrointestinal Encephalomyopathy: Case Series and Literature Review.

Journal of Molecular Neuroscience : MN
Helia MojtabaviShahriar Nafissi
April 9, 2021

Treatable traits in elderly asthmatics from the Australasian Severe Asthma Network: a prospective cohort study.

The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. in Practice
Wen Wen WuPeter G Gibson
April 8, 2021

Longitudinal changes in skeletal muscle mass in patients with advanced squamous cell lung cancer.

Thoracic Cancer
Jongsoo LeeSang-Woong Lee
April 8, 2021

Radiomics predicts risk of cachexia in advanced NSCLC patients treated with immune checkpoint inhibitors.

British Journal of Cancer
Wei MuRobert J Gillies
April 7, 2021

PRES followed by cerebral salt-wasting syndrome in a child with IgA nephropathy.

Pediatrics International : Official Journal of the Japan Pediatric Society
Kohei HaraguchiKazunari Kaneko
April 5, 2021

Converging evidence in support of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids as a potential therapy for Huntington's disease symptoms.

Reviews in the Neurosciences
Owen M Vega, Carlos Cepeda
April 5, 2021
Open Access

The Main DNA Viruses Significantly Affecting Pig Livestock.

Journal of Veterinary Research
Carlos DíazIvo Frébort
April 5, 2021
Case Report
Open Access

Pericarditis Caused by Enterococcus faecium with Acute Liver Failure Treated by a Multifaceted Approach including Antimicrobials and Hemoadsorption.

Case Reports in Critical Care
Thomas KöhlerClaas Eickmeyer
April 4, 2021
Review
Open Access

Cachexia as Evidence of the Mechanisms of Resistance and Tolerance during the Evolution of Cancer Disease.

International Journal of Molecular Sciences
Antonio MaccioClelia Madeddu
April 4, 2021
Open Access

Clinical Significance of TNFRSF1A36T/C Polymorphism in Cachectic Patients with Chronic Heart Failure.

Journal of Clinical Medicine
Grzegorz SobieszekTeresa Małecka-Massalska
April 4, 2021
Review
Open Access

Confounding Roles of ER Stress and the Unfolded Protein Response in Skeletal Muscle Atrophy.

International Journal of Molecular Sciences
Yann S Gallot, Kyle R Bohnert
April 4, 2021
Open Access

An Analysis of Differentially Expressed Coding and Long Non-Coding RNAs in Multiple Models of Skeletal Muscle Atrophy.

International Journal of Molecular Sciences
Keisuke HitachiKunihiro Tsuchida

Sign up to follow this feed and discover related papers.

Trending Feeds

COVID-19

Coronaviruses encompass a large family of viruses that cause the common cold as well as more serious diseases, such as the ongoing outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19; formally known as 2019-nCoV). Coronaviruses can spread from animals to humans; symptoms include fever, cough, shortness of breath, and breathing difficulties; in more severe cases, infection can lead to death. This feed covers recent research on COVID-19.

Alzheimer's Disease: MS4A

Variants within the membrane-spanning 4-domains subfamily A (MS4A) gene cluster have recently been implicated in Alzheimer's disease in genome-wide association studies. Here is the latest research on Alzheimer's disease and MS4A.

Pediculosis pubis

Pediculosis pubis is a disease caused by a parasitic insect known as Pthirus pubis, which infests human pubic hair, as well as other areas with hair including eye lashes. Here is the latest research.

Rh Isoimmunization

Rh isoimmunization is a potentially preventable condition that occasionally is associated with significant perinatal morbidity or mortality. Discover the latest research on Rh Isoimmunization here.

Genetic Screens in iPSC-derived Brain Cells

Genetic screening is a critical tool that can be employed to define and understand gene function and interaction. This feed focuses on genetic screens conducted using induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC)-derived brain cells. It also follows CRISPR-Cas9 approaches to generating genetic mutants as a means of understanding the effect of genetics on phenotype.

Enzyme Evolution

This feed focuses on molecular models of enzyme evolution and new approaches (such as adaptive laboratory evolution) to metabolic engineering of microorganisms. Here is the latest research.

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic fatigue syndrome is a disease characterized by unexplained disabling fatigue; the pathology of which is incompletely understood. Discover the latest research on chronic fatigue syndrome here.

Pharmacology of Proteinopathies

This feed focuses on the pharmacology of proteinopathies - diseases in which proteins abnormally aggregate (i.e. Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, etc.). Discover the latest research in this field with this feed.

Alignment-free Sequence Analysis Tools

Alignment-free sequence analyses have been applied to problems ranging from whole-genome phylogeny to the classification of protein families, identification of horizontally transferred genes, and detection of recombined sequences. Here is the latest research.

© 2021 Meta ULC. All rights reserved
/feed-previews/cachexia-brown-fat/54e18518-90af-4b88-a32e-41c072921737