Review Article

Additions to the Systematic Inventory of Non-Marine Molluscs Occurring in the State of Santa Catarina/SC, Central Southern Brazil Region

Based on the last list of non-marine molluscs from Santa Catarina State/SC published in March 2018, with 232 related forms, the current inventory of c... Read more



COVID-19: Risks Facing Doctors who Treat Infected Patients

Coronaviruses are enveloped RNA viruses found in animals and humans. Currently, 6 coronavirus species are known which cause illnesses in humans. Four ... Read more



Some Considerations on the Long-Term Prospects of Plasma Markets

The economics of blood products has gone through large transformations in recent decades, mainly fostered by the rapid growth in demand for immunoglob... Read more


Research Article

Survival of Generic Escherichia coli and Salmonella in Oregon’s Agricultural Soils

Establishment of foodborne pathogens in agricultural production areas (orchards, fields) has been linked to produce-related outbreaks. The source of c... Read more


Short Communication

This entity is characterized by an extremely stereotypical clinical profile illustrated by the following hypothetical case: A Japanese male infant age... Read more


Research Article

Phenological Study of Chinese Jujube Trees Using Biologische Bundesanstalt, Bundessortenamt and CHemische Industrie (BBCH) Scale

Chinese jujube is a perennial fruit tree, famous for its nutritional and medicinal value. However, there is a lack of information on its growth cycle.... Read more


Original Article

Pyrocarbon Arthroplasty: An Innovative Alternative for Advanced Post-Traumatic Hamatometacarpal Arthritis

Post-traumatic arthritis of the hamatometacarpal complex (HMC) is a very rare disease and it occurs as an early secondary effect to undiagnosed or non... Read more


Research Article

What is the Ideal Neurosurgical or Orthopedic Specialty Hospital?

Specialty Hospitals provide a new element to any community they are centered in. A literature review was conducted to purpose what the most ideal spec... Read more


Research Article

Blueprint for a Brain Health Clinic to Detect and Manage Early-Stage Cognitive Decline: A Consensus Exercise

It is possible that about 30% of all dementia is preventable by addressing many of the modifiable health and lifestyle risks important for overall phy... Read more


Research Article

Role of Bile Acids and Gut Microbiota in Parenteral Nutrition Associated Injury

Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN) is a life-saving therapy where all nutritional requirements are provided intravenously. While this therapy is essenti... Read more