Biomedical Sciences

Volume 3, Issue 3, May 2017

  • Perpetual Smoking Compromise the Osmotic Fragility of RBC

    Mazhar Mushtaq, Uzma Jabbar, Mumtaz Begum, Naim Ahmad Nazami

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, May 2017
    Pages: 58-62
    Received: 16 May 2017
    Accepted: 14 June 2017
    Published: 21 July 2017
    Abstract: Hydrogen Peroxide (HP) is one of the Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS) causing cellular injury. The present study is aimed to assess the level of HP, catalase, total glutathione (T-GSH) in chronic smokers and compare these with acute smoker, passive smokers and non-smokers. In the peripheral blood of chronic smoker, acute smoker, passive smokers and co... Show More
  • Classical Methods of Tissue Studies: The Artifacts and the Impact of Transverse Serial Sections

    DEH Zhou Patricia, Koffi DP, Atto V, Monteomo GF

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, May 2017
    Pages: 63-66
    Received: 26 May 2017
    Accepted: 19 July 2017
    Published: 9 August 2017
    Abstract: This work aims to study the mechanism of appearance of the histological alterations inherent in classical methods of tissue study and to give the difficulties related to the incidence of transverse serial sections. 4 lefts and rights testes were taken from two immature rats aged between 11 and 12 days. The testes were taken under anesthesia by ethe... Show More