- Voltage dependent anion channel-1 regulates death receptor mediated apoptosis by enabling cleavage of caspase-8Alex D Chacko
Queen s University Belfast, Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology, Belfast, UK
BMC Cancer 10:380. 2010..The involvement of the mitochondrial type 1 voltage dependent anion channel (VDAC1) in regulating apoptosis has been highly debated. To date, a functional role in regulating the extrinsic apoptosis pathway has not been formally excluded...
- Perforation of the lower thoracic oesophagus following crush injury to the chest and abdomenI Paul
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Grosvenor Road, Belfast BT12 6BA, Northern Ireland, UK
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:526-8. 2005..This case report demonstrates that a conservative approach to lower thoracic oesophageal perforations can be carried out successfully without the added morbidity of a thoracotomy, or risks of a direct repair...
- Pre-operative plasma erythropoietin concentration and survival following surgery for non-small cell lung cancerI Paul
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Northern Ireland, Belfast, UK
Lung Cancer 51:329-34. 2006..This study investigates the relationship between pre-operative EPO and survival in patients having surgery for NSCLC...
- Patients with Klippel-Feil syndrome should have imaging of the subclavian artery and its branches prior to coronary artery bypass graftingIan Paul
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Grosvenor Road, Belfast BT12 6BA, Northern Ireland, UK
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 6:403-4. 2007....