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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 84
Published: 18 January 2016
10.1159/000436992
EISBN: 978-3-318-05599-3
... Abstract Stratified medicine involves the use of biomarkers to differentiate patient populations into subsets that provide more detailed information about the specific causes of conditions, and predict how patients will respond to a given drug or combination of drugs. Biomarker-driven patient...
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Series: Advances in Biological Psychiatry
Volume: 29
Published: 23 May 2014
10.1159/000362429
EISBN: 978-3-318-02600-9
... Abstract The identification of peripheral biomarkers for schizophrenia is of great clinical importance, with the potential to considerably improve its diagnosis, treatment and prognosis. However, despite intense research efforts and the discovery of several potential candidates for markers...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 164
Published: 05 May 2010
10.1159/000313721
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9417-2
... balance in HF may be complex and depend largely on underlying pathophysiology; however, in addition to simple fluid balance (intake minus output) measurement, newer biomarkers (i.e. B-type natriuretic peptides) and novel technology (i.e. impedance cardiography) are proving to be useful for detection...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 160
Published: 19 May 2008
10.1159/000125938
EISBN: 978-3-8055-8545-3
... online to electrospray ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry(CE-MS) was applied to human urine to identify biomarkers for clinical diagnostics. Toextract the information of the CE-MS spectra in a timely fashion, software was designed toautomatically deconvolute and normalize the spectra...
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Series: Genome Dynamics
Volume: 1
Published: 27 March 2006
10.1159/000092500
EISBN: 978-3-318-01290-3
... to the biomarker data, as well as give clues to pathogenesis andperhaps therapy. In this chapter, data from the scientific literature are considered broadly,where oxidative damage to DNA has been analysed either in tissues or in extracellular matrices,such as urine, in various groups of non-malignant disease...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series: Clinical & Performance Program
Volume: 4
Published: 12 October 2000
10.1159/000061819
EISBN: 978-3-318-00582-0
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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 25
Published: 31 March 2009
10.1159/000209475
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9024-2
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 78
Published: 19 April 2016
10.1159/000442121
EISBN: 978-3-318-05802-4
... diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers. However, recent discoveries of certain key genomic alterations, such as chromosome translocations, copy number alterations, and mutations, provide new insights into the molecular pathogenesis of these lesions and may help to better define them. It is also hoped...
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Series: Progress in Tumor Research
Volume: 44
Published: 07 May 2018
10.1159/000486985
EISBN: 978-3-318-06362-2
... sensitizer or chemotherapy to reduce the radiotherapy resistance caused by hypoxia. For some patients, one of these approaches can be beneficial but for others could lead to unacceptable side effects. Therefore, it is highly desirable to make the selection upfront. The use of imageable biomarkers could...
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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 40
Published: 12 December 2016
10.1159/000448304
EISBN: 978-3-318-02759-4
... from intracranial stenosis degree towards intracranial atherosclerotic plaque composition and activity. Characterization of the vulnerable ICAS patient may be improved with biomarker research. The latest contributions in this field help support the hypothesis that inflammation determines the risk...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 84
Published: 18 January 2016
10.1159/000436949
EISBN: 978-3-318-05599-3
... Abstract Current biomarkers used in health care and in nutrition and health research are based on quantifying disease onset and its progress. Yet, both health care and nutrition should focus on maintaining optimal health, where the related biology is essentially differing from biomedical...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 84
Published: 18 January 2016
10.1159/000436954
EISBN: 978-3-318-05599-3
... or status of these parameters in a dynamic way, particularly via noninvasive methods, are urgently required. In this chapter, we summarize recent advances in the identification of biomarkers of liver diseases: biomarkers corresponding to inflammation, cell death, fibrosis, and the development of malignancy...
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Series: Progress in Respiratory Research
Volume: 41
Published: 10 April 2012
10.1159/000335815
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9915-3
... Abstract Together with the improvement of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) management arises the need for adequate surrogate markers for treatment decision and follow-up. In this setting, biomarkers play a definitive role. A number of biomarkers addressing specific features...
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Series: Karger eBooks Non-Series Collection
Published: 14 May 2018
10.1159/000488552
EISBN: 978-3-318-06380-6
... matrixproteinase-2 and plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 be used as biomarkers of peritoneal membrane alterations in peritoneal dialysis patients? Perit Dial Int 2013;33:529-537. 3. Lopes Barreto D, Krediet RT: Current status and practical use of effluent biomarkers in peritoneal dialysis patients. Am J Kidney...