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  • The (un)SAFE and RISK(y) sides of doxorubicin-induced cardiotoxicity 

    Goldswain, Toni Leigh (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Introduction The discovery of Doxorubicin in the 1960s has drastically improved the survival rates of cancer patients, however, its success is limited by dose-dependent cardiotoxicity. While much of the ...

  • The variability of autophagy and cell death susceptibility : unanswered questions 

    Loos, Ben; Engelbrecht, Anna-Mart; Lockshin, Richard A.; Klionsky, Daniel J.; Zakeri, Zahra (Landes Bioscience, 2013-09)
    Impaired autophagic machinery is implicated in a number of diseases such as heart disease, neurodegeneration and cancer. A common denominator in these pathologies is a dysregulation of autophagy that has been linked to a ...