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Abortion legislation, maternal healthcare, fertility, female literacy, sanitation, violence against women and maternal deaths: a natural experiment in 32 mexican states  

This natural population experiment sought to test whether there is a relationship between abortion legislation and maternal mortality after controlling for other factors believed to influence maternal health.

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Published in: PLOS ONE

Women’s education level, maternal health facilities, abortion legislation and maternal deaths: a natural experiment in chile from 1957 to 2007

This research evaluated the main factors related to the reduction of maternal mortality in large time series available in Chile in the context of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).

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Published in: The Lancet, Regional Health - Americas

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Published in: PLOS Genetics 

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Patagonian sheepdog: Genomic analyses trace the footprints of extinct UK herding dogs to South America

This research concluded that the Patagonian Sheepdog (PGOD) originated from ancestral UK sheepdogs, currently being the closest link to a now-extinct population of sheepdogs from which modern herding breeds are descended.

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Impact of emerging virus pandemics on cause-specific maternal mortality time series: a population-based natural experiment using national vital statistics, Argentina 1980-2017

In this study, the researchers used a 38-year time series of Argentine vital records to assess the trend in cause-specific maternal mortality ratios before, during, and after the global epidemic caused by the H1N1 influenza virus in 2009.

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Published in: International Journal of Molecular Sciences

Analysis of tumor-infiltrating t-cell transcriptomes reveal a unique genetic signature across different types of cancer

In this study, the researchers used dimensionality reduction and a pathway analysis to integrate a large quantity of data in order to identify common genetic T-cell signatures across different type of cancers.

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Published in: Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology

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Proteogenomic analysis in an early onset diffuse gastric cancer patient revealed alterations in pik3r1, tp53, smad4 and a potential role of the pi3k-akt and egfr pathways: a case report

In this study, researchers performed proteogenomic analysis on a tissue biopsy from a 26-year-old female EOGC patient.

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Impact of emerging virus pandemics on cause-specific maternal mortality time series: a population-based natural experiment using national vital statistics, argentina 1980-2017

Critto M, Enriquez Y, Bravo M, de Janon L, Weinberg R, Etchegaray A, Koch E.

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Abortion legislation, maternal healthcare, fertility, female literacy, sanitation, violence against women and maternal deaths: a natural experiment in 32 mexican states

Koch E, Chireau M, Pliego F, Stanford J, Haddad S, Calhoun B, Aracena P, Bravo M, Gatica S, Thorp J.

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Fundamental discrepancies in abortion estimates and abortion-related mortality: a reevaluation of recent studies in mexico with special reference to the international classification of diseases

 

Koch E, Aracena P, Gatica S, Bravo M, Huerta-Zepeda A, Calhoun B.

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Women’s education level, maternal health facilities, abortion legislation and maternal deaths: a natural experiment in chile from 1957 to 2007

 

Koch E, Thorp J, Bravo M, Gatica S, Romero C, Ahlers H.

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Maternal health consensus for chile in the new millennium

 

González R, Koch E, Poblete J, Vera C, Muñoz H, Carroli G, Abalos E, Lalonde A, Oyarzún E, Germain A, Schnapp C, Neira J, Hasbun J, Carvajal J, Theodor M, Vargas P, Insunza A, Kusanovic J, Gómez R, González M, Guzmán E, Paublo M, Burgos S, Clavero M, Klassen F.

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Women’s education level, contraceptive use and maternal mortality estimates

Koch E, Calhoun B, Aracena P, Gatica S, Bravo M.

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Popperian epidemiology and the logic of bi-conditional modus tollens arguments for refutational analysis of randomised controlled trials

Koch E, Otarola A, Romero T, Kirschbaum A, Ortuzar E.

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Impact of education, income and chronic disease risk factors on mortality of adults: does ‘a pauper-rich paradox’ exist in latin american societies?

 

Koch E, Romero T, Romero C.X, Akel C, Manríquez L, Paredes M, Román C, Taylor A, Vargas M, Kirschbaum A.

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Socioeconomic and educational inequities as independent predictors for mortality in a developing country. A cohort study in San Francisco, Chile

Koch E, Romero T, Manríquez L, Paredes M, Ortúzar E, Taylor A, Román C, Kirschbaum A, Díaz C.

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Early life and adult socioeconomic influences on mortality risk: preliminary report of a ‘pauper rich’ paradox in a chilean adult cohort

Koch E, Romero T, Romero C.X, Aguilera H, Paredes M, Vargas M, Ahumada C.

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Impact of parity on anthropometric measures of obesity controlling by multiple confounders: a cross-sectional study in chilean women

 

Koch E, Bogado M, Araya F, Romero T, Díaz C, Manriquez L, Paredes M, Román C, Taylor, Kirschbaum A.

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Overcoming barriers in the management of hypertension: the experience of the cardiovascular health program in chilean primary health care centers

Sandoval D, Bravo M, Koch E, Gatica S, Ahlers I, Henríquez O, Romero T.

 

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A landmark for popperian epidemiology: refutation of the randomised aldactone evaluation study

Koch E, Otarola A, Kirschbaum A.

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Immunomodulation of t helper cells by tumor microenvironment in oral cancer is associated with ccr8 expressions and rapid membrane vitamin d signaling pathway

Fraga M, Yáñez M, Sherman M, Llerena F, Hernandez M, Nourdin G, Álvarez F, Urrizola J, Rivera C, Lamperti L, Nova L, Castro S, Zambrano O, Cifuentes A, Campos L, Moya S, Pastor J, Nuñez M, Gatica J, Figueroa J, Zúñiga F, Salomón C, Cerda G, Puentes R, Labarca G, Vidal M, McGregor R,  Nova-Lamperti E.

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Proteogenomic analysis in an early onset diffuse gastric cancer patient revealed alterations in pik3r1, tp53, smad4 and a potential role of the pi3k-akt and egfr pathways: a case report

Cordova-Delgado M, Pinto M, Pizarro G, Koch E, Vargas C, Hernández M, Nourdin G, Saldivia P, Rodriguez  M, Berkovits A, Manque P, Rios J, Garcia-Bloj B, Garrido M.

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Analysis of tumor-infiltrating t-cell transcriptomes reveal a unique genetic signature across different types of cancer

Vidal M, Fraga M, Llerena F, Vera A, Hernández M, Koch E, Reyes-López F, Vallejos-Vidal E, Cabrera-Vives G, Nova-Lamperti E.

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Proteomic analysis reveals renibacterium salmoninarum grown under iron-limited conditions induces iron uptake mechanisms and overproduction of the 57-kda protein

Avendaño-Herrera R, Saldivia P, Bethke J, Vargas C, Hernández M.

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Patagonian sheepdog: genomic analyses trace the footprints of extinct uk herding dogs to south america

 

Barrios N, González-Lagos C, Dreger D, Parker H, Nourdin-Galindo G, Hogan A, Gómez M, Ostrander E.

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Cohort Profile: The Cohorts Consortium of Latin America and the Caribbean (CC-LAC) 

 

Cohorts Consortium of Latin America and the Caribbean (CC-LAC).

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Derivation, internal validation, and recalibration of a cardiovascular risk score for Latin America and the Caribbean (Globorisk-LAC): A pooled analysis of cohort studies 

 

Cohorts Consortium of Latin America and the Caribbean (CC-LAC).

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Impact of common cardio-metabolic risk factors on fatal and non-fatal cardiovascular disease in Latin America and the Caribbean: an individual-level pooled analysis of 31 cohort studies 

 

Cohorts Consortium of Latin America and the Caribbean (CC-LAC).

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