Journal of Cancer Treatment and Research

Volume 5, Issue 4, July 2017

  • Antibiotic Overusage Causes Mitochondrial Dysfunction Which May Promote Tumorigenesis

    Robert L. Elliott, Xian P. Jiang, Catherine C. Baucom

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 4, July 2017
    Pages: 62-65
    Received: 24 March 2017
    Accepted: 18 April 2017
    Published: 20 June 2017
    Abstract: Mitochondria are dynamic intracellular organelles involved in many vital cellular functions. It is important to maintain good mitochondrial biogenesis and health. Mitochondrial dysfunction is known to be associated with many neurodegenerative diseases, such as, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. In the 1930’s Warburg descri... Show More
  • Factors of Local Recurrence in Soft Tissue Sarcomas at Yalgado Ouédraogo University Hospital (Burkina Faso)

    Zongo Nayi, Doamba Rodrigue, Ollo Roland Somé, Ouédraogo Smaïla, Korsaga-Somé Nina, Ouangré Edgar, Zida Maurice, Bonkoungou Gilbert, Ouédraogo Aimé Sosthène, Bambara Aboubacar Hirrum, Bambara Augustin Tozoula, Traoré Si Simon, Niamba Pascal, Traoré Adama, Gilbert Bonkoungou, Sanou Adama, Dem Ahmadou

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 4, July 2017
    Pages: 66-70
    Received: 23 June 2017
    Accepted: 5 July 2017
    Published: 2 August 2017
    Abstract: Soft tissue sarcomas are characterized by their great anatomo-clinical diversity and their high potential for recurrence. Our Objective was to determine recurrence factors in soft tissue sarcomas in the General and Digestive Surgery Unit of Yalgado Ouédraogo University Hospital from 1st January 2010 to 30th August 2015. This is a cohort retrospecti... Show More