Tag: Cells

How to breathe | Belisa Vranich | TEDxManhattanBeach

How to breathe | Belisa Vranich | TEDxManhattanBeach

Translator: Tijana Mihajlović Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Take a deep breath. Yes, right now. Come up from the back of your seat. Sit up straight and take a big inhale, fill all the way up, and then exhale. Deep breath in and exhale all the way out. Now, do

Gastric cancer – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Gastric cancer – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Learning medicine is hard work! Osmosis makes it easy. It takes your lectures and notes to create a personalized study plan with exclusive videos, practice questions and flashcards, and so much more. Try it free today! Gastric cancer is when malignant or cancerous cells arise in the stomach. This cancer

Pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms- causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms- causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

With pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms, neuroendocrine refers to pancreatic cells which release hormones in response to signals from the nerves, and neoplasm refers to a cancer. So, pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasm is a cancer of neuroendocrine cells that are within the pancreas. They can also be called pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors, or just

Control of the GI Tract: The roles of Gastrin, CCK, Secretin, Motilin and Gastric Inhibitory Peptide

Control of the GI Tract: The roles of Gastrin, CCK, Secretin, Motilin and Gastric Inhibitory Peptide

Welcome to the medical zone! In this video 5 hormones will be discussed that play important roles in the regulation of digestion in the Gastrointestinal tract. First we will shortly discuss some basic principles. With over thirty different hormones identified as being produced in the gastrointestinal tract, the gut has

LIVER CANCER GETS A GUT CHECK: Obesity promotes liver cancer development through the gut microbiome

LIVER CANCER GETS A GUT CHECK: Obesity promotes liver cancer development through the gut microbiome

Obesity has been a growing health concern across the world. Obesity can make one more susceptible to developing all kinds of diseases: heart disease, stroke, high blood pressure, diabetes, and also cancer: all kinds of cancers. But exactly HOW obesity increases your chances of getting cancer is not entirely clear.

How does cancer spread through the body? – Ivan Seah Yu Jun

How does cancer spread through the body? – Ivan Seah Yu Jun

The onset of cancer usually begins as a solitary tumor in a specific area of the body. If the tumor is not removed, cancer has the ability to spread to nearby organs, as well as places far away from the origin, such as the brain. So how does cancer move

Fight the Good Fight To Beat Disease

My name is Michelle Bond, I am a post-doctoral fellow at the National Institute of Health. I am in the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. At the Hanover lab, we’re interested in looking at small post-transformational modification. It’s called O-GlcNAc, so it’s a very tiny sugar