Cell Biology

Volume 5, Issue 1, January 2017

  • Nuclear M-CSF Accelerates DNA Replication and Cell Proliferation in HeLa Human Cervical Cancer Cells

    Jian Tu, Ting Xiong, Shujing Teng, Zhigang Zhou, Xiaoyong Lei, Shengsong Tang

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 1, January 2017
    Pages: 1-7
    Received: 31 January 2017
    Accepted: 20 February 2017
    Published: 4 March 2017
    Abstract: Macrophage colony-stimulating factor (M-CSF), also named colony-stimulating factor-1 (CSF-1), plays an important role in the process of proliferation and differentiation of the monocyte/macrophage lineage cells. Commonly, it is not easy to measure the expression of cellular M-CSF. However, recent studies have shown that M-CSF can be expressed at a ... Show More
  • Prevalence of Trichomonasvaginalis Among Female Patients Attending the General Hospital Nasarawa, Nasarawa State

    Yusuf Hussaini, Justina A. Adegda, Ademu Abdulkadir, Abubakar Suleiman, Salawu E. Murtala, Yakubu Jibrin, Aliyu Yakubu

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 1, January 2017
    Pages: 8-11
    Received: 10 January 2017
    Accepted: 10 February 2017
    Published: 18 March 2017
    Abstract: Trichomonasvaginalis, the etiologic agent of Trichomoniasis is transmitted by sexual intercourse, and is associated with the presence of other sexually transmitted diseases. In Nigeria, Trichomonasvaginalis infections are not reportable to health agencies and there is dearth of data on the actual prevalence. This cohort study determines the prevale... Show More