Vol 5, No 7 (April 2017): Annals of Translational Medicine

Original Article

Theoretical diagnosis of emphysema by aerosol bolus inhalation
Robert Sturm
Physical abuse in the era of financial crisis in Greece
Michael Kontos, Demetrios Moris, Spyridon Davakis, Dimitrios Schizas, Emmanouil Pikoulis, Theodoros Liakakos
Localized irradiation of mouse legs using an image-guided robotic linear accelerator
Markus Kufeld, Helena Escobar, Andreas Marg, Diana Pasemann, Volker Budach, Simone Spuler
Opposite effects of Agrimonia pilosa Ledeb aqueous extracts on blood coagulation function
Xianming Fei, Wufeng Yuan, Lei Jiang, Huan Wang
Preclinical atherosclerosis in patients with inflammatory bowel diseases: a case-control study
Vincenzo Bruzzese, Giuseppe Palermo, Lorenzo Ridola, Roberto Lorenzetti, Cesare Hassan, Annamaria Izzo, Angelo Zullo

Review Article

Alpha-interferon treatment in hepatitis B
Aaron Shu Jeng Woo, Raymond Kwok, Taufique Ahmed
MDA5 autoantibody—another indicator of clinical diversity in dermatomyositis
Richard D. Sontheimer
Morbidity and mortality associated with obesity
Mahmoud Abdelaal, Carel W. le Roux, Neil G. Docherty

Editorial

Tumor exosomal microRNAs thwarting anti-tumor immune responses in nasopharyngeal carcinomas
Nikiforos-Ioannis Kapetanakis, Valentin Baloche, Pierre Busson
Radical local therapy in combination with standard treatment for oligometastatic stage IV non-small-cell lung cancer
Hironori Yoshida, Young Hak Kim
The KEY to the end of chemotherapy in non-small cell lung cancer?
Yiqing Huang, Ross A. Soo
Deep brain stimulation of the ventral anterior limb of the internal capsule for treatment-resistant depression: possibilities, limits and future perspectives
Dirk De Ridder, Sven Vanneste, Berthold Langguth
Coronary artery bypass grafting off-pump or on-pump: another brick in the wall
Antonio M. Calafiore, Sotirios Prapas, Ahmed Osman, Michele Di Mauro
The lobar vs. sublobar “limited” resection respiratory function preservation debate: learning to speak the same language
Vasileios Kouritas, Richard Milton
Cell secretome based drug substances in regenerative medicine: when regulatory affairs meet basic science
Lucian Beer, Michael Mildner, Hendrik Jan Ankersmit
It takes time to tune
Brandon S. Bentzley, Jaspreet Pannu, Bashar W. Badran, Casey H. Halpern, Nolan R. Williams
Characterizing the contribution of inflammasome-derived exosomes in the activation of the immune response
Miguel Abal
ALK on my mind: alectinib takes an early lead in managing intracranial disease in non-small cell lung cancer with ALK rearrangements
Phu N. Tran, Samuel J. Klempner
Getting down to the FACT: therapeutic targeting of MYC-dependent tumors
Monica Venere
Exosome-like vesicles of helminths: implication of pathogenesis and vaccine development
Farooq Riaz, Guofeng Cheng
Understanding early goal-directed mobilization in the surgical intensive care unit
Navya Reddy Alugubelli, Awsse Al-Ani, Dale M. Needham, Ann M. Parker
No differences in neuropsychological outcomes between constant current and voltage current subthalamic deep brain stimulation for Parkinson’s disease
Michele K. York, Elena Moro
Intra-luminal focused ultrasound for augmentation of gastrointestinal drug delivery
Ezekiel Maloney, Joo Ha Hwang