"Cameroon" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A republic in central Africa lying east of CHAD and the CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC and west of NIGERIA. The capital is Yaounde.
- Republic of Cameron
- United Republic of Cameroon
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Cameroon" by people in Profiles.
Validation of the Nigerian Breast Cancer Study Model for Predicting Individual Breast Cancer Risk in Cameroon and Uganda. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2023 01 09; 32(1):98-104.
Prevalence of Inherited Mutations in Breast Cancer Predisposition Genes among Women in Uganda and Cameroon. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2020 02; 29(2):359-367.
Genomic Evidence for Local Adaptation of Hunter-Gatherers to the African Rainforest. Curr Biol. 2019 09 09; 29(17):2926-2935.e4.
Breast cancer risk after full-term pregnancies among African women from Nigeria, Cameroon, and Uganda. Cancer. 2015 Jul 01; 121(13):2237-43.
Skeletal muscle structural and energetic characteristics in subjects with sickle cell trait, alpha-thalassemia, or dual hemoglobinopathy. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2010 Sep; 109(3):728-34.
The raiding success of Pheidole megacephala on other ants in both its native and introduced ranges. C R Biol. 2008 Aug; 331(8):631-5.
Interrogating multiple aspects of variation in a full resequencing data set to infer human population size changes. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 Dec 20; 102(51):18508-13.
Complex signatures of natural selection at the Duffy blood group locus. Am J Hum Genet. 2002 Feb; 70(2):369-83.
Anthropometric measurements in a newborn population in west Africa: a reliable and simple tool for the identification of infants at risk for early postnatal morbidity. J Pediatr. 1991 May; 118(5):800-5.
Prevalence of the sickle cell trait in an athletic West African population. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 1991 Mar; 23(3):389-90.