Dissertations on Cancer

Cancer is a disease in which cells grow or reproduce abnormally or uncontrollably. Cancerous cells have the potential to spread to other areas of the body in a process called metastasis.

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Investigation of Neurochemicals’ Role in Glioblastoma and Neural Stem Cells

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Given the close similarities between GBM stem cells and neural stem cells (NSC), and their existence in the rich neurochemical milieu of brain, neurochemical signaling may profoundly impact tumor growth....

Last modified: 24th Feb 2022

Solid Lipid Nanoparticles in Cancer Treatment

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This paper covers the techniques for the production of SLN, drug incorporation, loading capacity and drug release mechanisms....

Last modified: 24th Feb 2022

Activation of Various Signalling Pathways in Response to Treating Mouse Macrophage Cells with Lipopolysaccharides (LPS)

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Liposaccharides (LPS) are the major components of the outer membrane that present in almost all Gram-negative bacteria. They play a significant role when it comes to activation of signalling pathways in mouse macrophage cells....

Last modified: 24th Feb 2022

Barriers in Referral Pathways for Females at Risk of Familial Breast Cancer

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This paper will discuss the barriers within referral pathways of identification of females at high risk of familial breast cancer in England....

Last modified: 21st Feb 2022

ImmunoPET Imaging of Human CA6

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First in human study of a companion diagnostic immunoPET tracer for measuring human CA6 expression in cancer for antibody drug conjugate (ADC) therapy. Running title: ImmunoPET Imaging of...

Last modified: 15th Feb 2022

The IKKs as Novel Regulators of Aurora Kinase: A Function and Cellular Mitosis in Prostate Cancer

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This study has focused on the effects without the peptide in PC3 cells, with nocodazole concentration curves in LNCaP AI and MCF7 cells, and with the permeable NEMO-binding domain peptide in LNCaP AI cells....

Last modified: 15th Feb 2022

Could Epigenetic Therapy Replace Current Treatment Methods for Acute Myeloid Leukaemia?

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In this study, I will be looking at two primary chemotherapeutic agents and the use of allogenic haemopoietic stem cell transplant and I will look at the efficacy of three epigenetic therapeutic agents....

Last modified: 14th Feb 2022

Fulvestrant as Therapy for Oestrogen Receptor-positive Breast Cancer

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A cost-utility analysis of fulvestrant (Faslodex) as first-line therapy for oestrogen receptor-positive locally advanced and metastatic breast cancer....

Last modified: 4th Feb 2022

Barriers to Cancer Screening Among Immigrant Women in Miami

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This paper will discuss the different angles of utilization of cancer screening among the immigrant women in Miami including the role played by the legislature, healthcare providers like nurses and the immigrant women in Miami....

Last modified: 3rd Feb 2022

Tumorigenesis and Tumour Permissive Phenotypes

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Introduction to a dissertation studying how the aberrant acetylation of mitochondrial proteins, can result in an inbalanced redox environment and energy homeostasis, therefore promoting tumorigenesis and tumor permissive phenotypes....

Last modified: 1st Feb 2022

Mind-Body Therapies (MBTs) for Paediatric Cancer Pain Control

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This proposal is intended to examine the use of Mind-Body Therapies (MBTs) during and alongside the treatment as a way to possibly improve the long-term outcomes....

Last modified: 31st Jan 2022

Risk of Cancer Among Firefighters

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This research project suggests the need for further analysis on the risk of exposure to carcinogens and the need to develop better personal protective equipment....

Last modified: 31st Jan 2022

Microglial Activation and Cancer Induced Bone Pain: Literature Review

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The limited effectiveness of current pain control therapies proves to be an important area of research for the treatment of CIBP....

Last modified: 26th Jan 2022

Health and Safety Case Study: KunShan Explosion and Cancer at Samsung

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Health and Safety is one of the most significant functions of Human Resources and employment relations. Safety is referring to the physical body is able to move normally, healthy and away from danger and injury without emotional issues and psychological....

Last modified: 5th Jan 2022

Optimal Harvest Technique of the Large Tailed Lemur

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The rare species of Large Tailed Lemur indigenous to Jozie Island has been found to have cancer curing properties. This proposal details how The Capstone Research Company plans to harvest the cure....

Last modified: 21st Dec 2021

Oral Cancer Symptoms, Types and Risk Factors

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The objective of this study is to develop clinical guidelines and realistic counseling for dentists in primary care who are now seeking to adopt best practices in oral cavity screening and case detection....

Last modified: 30th Nov 2021

Basal Cell Carcinoma Epidemiology and Treatment

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Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC) is one of the most prevalent forms of skin malignancy, especially in individuals of European ancestry....

Last modified: 19th Nov 2021

Dissertation on Nanoparticle Efficiency in Chemotherapy

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In this study, the effects of changing the parameters for electrospraying process to efficiently fabricate nanoparticles with uniformity, spherical shape, and desired size of 20-50 nm range are elucidated....

Last modified: 17th Nov 2021

Dissertation on Prescription of Exercise for Breast Cancer Survivors

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This study evaluated the proportion and characteristics of breast cancer survivors who may need further evaluation prior to being prescribed exercise....

Last modified: 12th Nov 2021

Bacteria Resistance to Antibiotics in Blood Cancer Patients

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In this study coagulase negative staphylococci strains are taken from patients with blood cancer and are tested for potential heterogeneity if the MIC/MBC ratio appear to be higher or equal to 32....

Last modified: 5th Jul 2021

Improving Multiple Drug Resistance Cancer Treatment Efficacy

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Nanoparticle therapy (nanotherapy) in multiple drug resistance cancer treatment for improved chemotherapy efficacy....

Last modified: 8th Jun 2021

Mental Health of Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Survivors

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Examining the prevalence and correlates of mental distress among survivors of adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer and a comparison group....

Last modified: 8th Jun 2021

HRT And The Risk Of Breast Cancer

Dissertation Methodologies

HRT And The Risk Of Breast Cancer. Methodology is the set of principles of research that guides the researcher to decide the type of research method which would be most appropriate......

Last modified: 19th Mar 2021

Solvent Extraction of Astaxanthin from Haematococcus Cyst Cells

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Solvent Extraction of Astaxanthin from Haematococcus Cyst Cells Table of Contents 1.0 Introduction 2.0 General Background 2.1 Astaxanthin 2.2 Haematococcus pluvialis 3.0 H. pluvialis as a Source of...

Last modified: 17th Dec 2019

Neuroblastoma Risk Factors and Incidence

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Cancer is an abnormal growth of cells in which cells divide and proliferate in an uncontrolled way (Figure 1‑1) caused by multiple mutations and changes in gene expression. These cancerous cells in...

Last modified: 16th Dec 2019