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The PK Man Seen From an African Perspective
I have been fortunate over the past ten years to have had the opportunity to study the shamanism used in the rain forest of southwestern Nigeria. This is the traditional home of the Yoruba Nation which is one of the largest cultural groups in Western Africa...
>> Psychic Abilities
Religions >> Native American, Shamanism
Hypnosis, volition, and mind control.
5.1. Is the hypnotist in control of me? The exact nature of what we experience as 'will' or volition is anage-old philosophical problem that has yet to be resolved by brain scientistsor psychologists. Some aspects of hypnotic responding point out weaknesses...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
>> Modern Science
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
The Quest For Power
Some think power is the ability to instigate change. Others view power as a mechanism of control. Whether it's control over circumstances or individuals, power is a precarious element, no less dangerous than a vial of nitroglycerine. Perhaps true power is...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life

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Mechanisms and treatment of cancer cachexia - ScienceDirect
According to a recent consensus, cachexia is a complex metabolic syndrome associated with underlying illness and characterised by loss of muscle with or ...
Cardiac Cachexia: Pathophysiology and Clinical Implications
Cardiac cachexia (i.e. body wasting) has long been recognised as a serious ...
Cancer Cachexia: Mechanisms and Clinical Implications
Apr 7, 2011 Volume 2011, Article ID 601434, 13 pages doi:10.1155/2011/601434. Review Article.
Novel mechanism of ghrelin therapy for cachexia
Oct 27, 2015 Novel mechanism of ghrelin therapy for cachexia. I read with great interest the recent article by Ji-an Chen et al.1 Calorie intake is a major ...
Mechanisms of Cancer Cachexia - Physiological Reviews - Physiology
(255), but the mechanism by which this occurs is likely to be different from that found ... has emerged on mechanisms of cancer cachexia, so it is timely to review  ...

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Understanding cachexia as a cancer metabolism syndrome
Transforming growth factor beta mechanism of action in promoting cachexia has been elucidated in a recent report. The work from Waning et al. showed that, in several mouse models of bone metastasis, increased transforming growth factor beta signaling ...
MorphoSys' (MPSYF) CEO Simon Moroney on Q4 2015 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to MorphoSys Year-End Results Conference call. Please note that for the duration of the presentation, all participants will be in listen-only mode and the conference is being recorded.
Ohr Pharmaceuticals (OHRP) December Short Interest Increases by 2%
The Company conducts clinical testing of OHR/AVR118 for the treatment of cancer cachexia and the Squalamine eye drop program for the treatment of wet-AMD. Squalamine is a small molecule anti-angiogenic drug with an intracellular mechanism of action.
Dietary and pharmacological modification of the insulin/IGF-1 system
This has been linked to chronic low-level inflammation induced by pro-inflammatory cytokines released by the tumor and tumor-associated macrophages (see review on cachexia in the same issue of this topical issue). Along these lines, insulin ....
Revenue Update on OHR Pharmaceutical Inc(NASDAQ:OHRP)
The Company conducts clinical testing of OHR/AVR118 for the treatment of cancer cachexia and the Squalamine eye drop program for the treatment of wet-AMD. Squalamine is a small molecule anti-angiogenic drug with an intracellular mechanism of action.

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Mechanisms of cancer cachexia. - NCBI
Physiol Rev. 2009 Apr;89(2):381-410. doi: 10.
Cancer cachexia, mechanism and treatment
Apr 15, 2015 Cachexia is still largely an underestimated and untreated condition, despite the fact that multiple mechanisms are reported to be involved in its ...
Cachexia: pathophysiology and clinical relevance
Numerous diseases can result in cachexia, each by a slightly different mechanism. Both nutritional support and orexigenic agents play a role in the management ...
Cachexia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cachexia or wasting syndrome is loss of weight, muscle atrophy, fatigue, weakness, and significant loss of appetite in someone who ...
Cancer Cachexia: Mechanisms and Clinical Implications
Apr 7, 2011 The exact mechanisms linking cachexia, APPR, and poor outcomes is not known. It may be that this systemic alteration in protein metabolism ...

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