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Mar92021

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Epigenetic Mechanisms of Environmental Diseases   Message from the Guest Editors This Special Issue, “Epigenetic Mechanisms of Environmental Diseases” will mainly focus on environmental influences on human health. The human genome encodes approximately 30,000 genes. It is estimated that over 8,000 human diseases are caused by defects in single genes. These unifactorial or monogenic diseases are individually rare and affect approximately one percent of the human population. In contrast, complex human diseases such as cancer and type 2 diabetes are believed to involve both susceptibility genes and their [...]
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Gen292021

Special Issue

Special Issue “Diet and Metabolism: Molecular Mechanisms of Health and Disease” Dr. Sabrina Battista Website Guest Editor Istituto per l’Endocrinologia e l’Oncologia Sperimentale “G. Salvatore” (IEOS), CNR, Naples, Italy Interests: stem cells; cancer stem cells; carcinogenesis; glioblastoma; High Mobility Group Proteins; asymmetric division; diet; adipose tissue; obesity; differentiation Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals Dr. Francesca Puca Website Guest Editor MD Anderson Cancer Center, Dept. Genomic Medicine, Houston, TX Interests: metabolism; cancer biology; brain cancer; cancer metabolism; [...]
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Dic112020

Special Issue

Paper Invitation on “Obesity and Diabetes:   Impact on Cancer” Dear Colleague, I am Vittoria D’Esposito and work at the Institute of Experimental   Endocrinology and Oncology (IEOS) of the National Research Council   (CNR), Naples, Italy. As the guest editor, I sincerely invite you to contribute a full   research paper or review article for peer-review and possible   publication in Biomedicines special issue “Obesity and Diabetes: Impact on Cancer”. https://www.mdpi.com/journal/biomedicines/special_issues/Obesity_Diabetes_Cancer Authors are invited to contribute original articles or comprehensive   [...]
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Nov242020

Special Issue

Special Issue “Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition (EMT) 2021”   Prof. Dr. Monica Fedele Website Guest Editor CNR—Institute of Experimental Endocrinology and Oncology, 80131 Naples, Italy Interests: molecular mechanisms of cancer cell transformation; PATZ1 in development and cancer; animal models; tumor biology Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals Prof. Dr. Manfioletti GuidalbertoWebsite Guest Editor Department of Life Sciences, University of Trieste, 34127 Trieste, Italy Interests: high mobility group A (HMGA) proteins; chromatin; regulation of gene expression; protein–protein interactions; [...]
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Nov242020

XXXIV FUTURO REMOTO

PIANETA Tra cambiamenti globali e sfide epocali, XXXIV FUTURO REMOTO CITTÀ DELLA SCIENZA · 20-29 NOVEMBRE 2020   La XXXIV edizione di Futuro Remoto propone un viaggio attraverso le metamorfosi del nostro Pianeta dovute al cambiamento climatico e ai grandi eventi di dimensione “planetaria”, come la pandemia da Covid19 che ha determinato, a livello globale, una vera e propria rivoluzione sociale ed economica, con conseguenze che dureranno anni su tutte le macroregioni mondiali Futuro Remoto 2020 guarda in avanti, facendo tesoro di un insegnamento che arriva proprio dalla pandemia: il ruolo imprescindibile [...]
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