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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Literature Review on Genetic Profile of Lung Cancer Patients

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This review analyses current lung cancer literature on frequencies of mutations, demographics, clinical and histological factors, efficacies of the various molecular agents....

Last modified: 16th Apr 2021

Neuropathic Pain Combination Drug Therapy Research Proposal

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The aim of this clinical trial is to investigate the effect of combination treatment in pain intensity reduction, quality of life and adverse effects in cancer patients with NP....

Last modified: 15th Apr 2021

HRT And The Risk Of Breast Cancer

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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

Characterisation of Prostate Cancer Stem Cells

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Advances in the study of cancer cells with stem cell characteristics may enable the development of new and improved cancer therapies. Stem cell marker expression can be investigated by QPCR and this sensitive method has been used to characterise prostate cancer stem cells....

Last modified: 5th Jan 2021

Prostate-specific Membrane Antigen for Prostate Cancer

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The aim of this project is to prepare PSMA (prostate-specific membrane antigen) targeted, exosome-like vesicles, encapsulating doxorubicin prodrug that will selectively target metastatic PC cells....

Last modified: 5th Jan 2021

Prostate Cancer Detection and Diagnosis: Role of Ultrasound with MRI Correlates

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Prostate cancer (PCA) detection and diagnosis has rapidly changed in recent years, with medical imaging playing an instrumental component. Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has led to an alternative diagnostic pathway for patient triage and diagnosis....

Last modified: 5th Jan 2021

Effect of Simulation Learning on Radiology Resident Skills

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What is the ‘utility’ of simulation training in the acquisition of interventional skills by radiology residents?  Introduction and background  The acquisition of interventional skills by radiolo...

Last modified: 17th Dec 2019

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

Risk Factors Associated with Oral Cancer in South East Asia

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CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background Oral cancer contributes in over 300,000 deaths each year and the World Health Organisation (WHO, 2018) refers oral cancer as one of the major burdens in South Ce...

Last modified: 16th Dec 2019

Association of Alcohol Consumption and Cervical Cancer among Women

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Association of Alcohol Consumption and Cervical Cancer among Women in Los Angeles, California. Chapter 1: Introduction Background Alcohol consumption and cervical Cancer are overlapping epidemics th...

Last modified: 16th Dec 2019

Harnessing Albumin as a Carrier for Cancer Therapies

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Harnessing Albumin as a Carrier for Cancer Therapies Introduction            Albumin as a Carrier            Cancer Implications of Albumin      Passive Albumin Tumor Accum...

Last modified: 16th Dec 2019

Brain Tumor Classification via Statistical Features and Back-Propagation Neural Network

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Brain Tumor Classification via Statistical Features and Back-Propagation Neural Network Abstract— Classification of brain tumor is the heart of the computer-aided diagnosis (CAD) system designed t...

Last modified: 16th Dec 2019

Role of Mediator Complex in Breast Cancers

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      Role of Mediator Complex in Breast Cancers Introduction: Breast Cancers (BCs) are the most common malignant tumors in women with more than 1.8 million new cases registered every year and o...

Last modified: 16th Dec 2019

Plant Medicines in Cancer Treatment

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Review of Literature Plants as therapeutic agents Plant medicines are the most widely used medicines in the world today. The use of herbs and plants as the first medicine is a universal phenomenon. E...

Last modified: 12th Dec 2019

Bioinformatic Analysis of Oncogenes and Tumour Suppressor Genes in Selected Cancers

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Bioinformatic Analysis of Oncogenes and Tumour Suppressor Genes in Selected Cancers for their Diagnostic and Prognostic Value Abstract Cancers are a diverse range of diseases characterised by gene mu...

Last modified: 11th Dec 2019

Identifying and Characterizing Non-coding Variants Involved in Cancer

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Table of contents Summary 1. Introduction 2. Cancer and non-coding regions 2.1. Functions attributed to non-coding regions 2.2. Examples of variants in non-coding regions known to be associated w...

Last modified: 11th Dec 2019

Available Standards for Cancer Registry Systems: A Systematic Review

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AVAILABLE STANDARDS FOR CANCER REGISTRY SYSTEMS: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF AVAILABLE STANDARDS FOR CANCER REGISTRY SYSTEMS: ANALYSIS OF OBSERVED STANDARDS IN CONTINIENT AND COUNTRY L...

Last modified: 9th Dec 2019

Diagnosing and Managing Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia

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Contents Abstract Introduction MEN1 MEN type 2A, 2B and non-familial MTC Background Aim Methods Results Discussion Conclusion References Appendices Abstract BACKGROUND and Aim Multiple endocrine neopl...

Last modified: 9th Dec 2019

Effectiveness of Breast Cancer Screening

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Forrest (1986) reminds us about the high proportion of mortality rates from breast cancer back in early 1980s which effected in 62.5% deaths (24000 diagnosed each year versus 15000 deaths from the di...

Last modified: 9th Dec 2019

The Role of Sunlight in the Causation of Melanoma

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The role of sunlight in the causation of Melanoma   Introduction With the continually growing prevalence of melanoma cases in the UK; it is important to study the epidemiology of cancer. In doing so ...

Last modified: 9th Dec 2019

Metabolic Analysis of Tumours

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Enrichment of Genomics with Clinically Informative Molecular Phenotyping (Personalized OncoMetabolomics) Abstract Cancer is one of the most devastating human diseases, and it causes an enormous numb...

Last modified: 9th Dec 2019

Models to Study Cancer Invasion and Intravasation

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To date, there have been numerous in vivo animal models and in vitro assays to study tumor cell invasion and intravasation. Here, we present a brief overview of different experimental models, which ha...

Last modified: 9th Dec 2019

Cancer Immunotherapy: a Sign of Curative Cancer

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Abstract The advancement of molecular immunology led to the emerging of cancer immunotherapy. The cancer immunotherapy triggers different immune cells to initiate anti-tumor response and subsequently...

Last modified: 9th Dec 2019

Cancer Cell Lines Cultured and Irradiated With a 2Gy X-ray Radiation

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What is radiation Radiation is the emission of energy in the form of rays or waves and is classified into two categories; ionizing and non-ionizing. This classification is dependent on the amount of ...

Last modified: 9th Dec 2019