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Investigadores de todo el mundo están buscando nuevas terapias para combatir los niveles elevados de lípidos en la sangre. Ya se utiliza el inhibidor de la PCKS9, que en estudios redujo con ... [más]

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De acuerdo con el resultado de un estudio danés a largo plazo, el contacto con los gatos a una edad temprana reduce hasta en un 80% el riesgo de asma en niños con predisposición genética ... [más]

Prof. Dr. Leszek Wojnowski ha editado el artículo Syphilis en el Flexikon
Syphilis is a venereal disease caused by an infection with treponema pallidum. It belongs to the sexually transmissible diseases.

Pathogen
Treponema pallidum is a bacterium belonging to the spirochete family, with a length of 7-20 micrometers. ... [más]
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Image of the week

What could that be? The solution can be found here: http://www.endoscopy-campus.com/en/image-of-the-week/  
PD Dr. med. Johannes W. Dietrich ha editado el artículo Thyrotoxicosis en el Flexikon
The term thyrotoxicosis denotes excessive supply of the organism with thyroid hormones.

Classification
Thyrotoxicosis is a general term. True hyperthyroidism by exceeding function of the thyroid gland is used to be distinguished from factititious ... [más]
Amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis also referred to as Amiodarone-induced hyperthyroidism, abbreviated 'AIH' , is a form of thyrotoxicosis, which can arise through treatment involving Class III antiarrhythmic amiodarone.

Pathogenesis
Amiodarone is ... [más]
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Doc Vader Knows Your Body by ZDoggMD

In this video Doc Vader shares how he feels about patients who think they know their bodies better than him.
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I Want Muscles! Image of the Week – January 8, 2018 - CIL:41833 - http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/41833

I Want Muscles! Image of the Week – January 8, 2018 CIL:41833 - http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/41833 Description: Confocal micrograph showing the complex connectivity at the neuromuscular junction of Drosophila (fruit fly). Muscle fibers ... [más]
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"Just Stop" (Adapted from Kesha's "Tik Tok") by ZDoggMD

This tanning salon parody is meant to highlight the dangers of indoor tanning. The only wrinkles we want to see on your face are laugh wrinkles!
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Can You Smell What This Zebrafish is Seeing! Image of the Week – January 1, 2018 - CIL:41567 - http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/41567

CIL:41567 - http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/41567 Description: Eyes and optic tectum of five-day-old zebrafish larva that has a mutation causing retinal axons to project into the olfactory lobe. This image was created from a 125-slice Z-stack ... [más]
Anne Düchting ha editado el artículo DIC score en el Flexikon
The DIC score is a scoring system that is based on laboratory parameters. It is used to estimate the possibility of a disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) being present. For the diagnosis of a DIC clinical criteria as well as laboratory ... [más]