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DeQing Cao et al.
Drug and chemical toxicology, 38(1), 44-49 (2014-03-22)
A Type II pyrethroid pesticide β-cypermethrin is widely used in agriculture and domestic applications for pest control. However, the effect of β-cypermethrin on the glutamate neurotransmitter has not been well-documented. In the current study, mice were treated with 20, 40
Hyunji Lee et al.
Applied microbiology and biotechnology, 99(22), 9473-9481 (2015-06-11)
The enzyme ferulic acid decarboxylase (FADase) from Enterobacter sp. Px6-4 catalyzes the decarboxylation reaction of lignin monomers and phenolic compounds such as p-coumaric acid, caffeic acid, and ferulic acid into their corresponding 4-vinyl derivatives, that is, 4-vinylphenol, 4-vinylcatechol, and 4-vinylguaiacol
Tarek A Ahmed et al.
AAPS PharmSciTech, 15(3), 772-780 (2014-03-22)
The objective of this study was to investigate the sustained release of a hydrophilic drug, montelukast (MK), from two biodegradable polymeric drug delivery systems, in situ implant (ISI) and in situ microparticles (ISM). N-Methyl pyrrolidone (NMP), dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO), triacetin
Jae Kyoo Lee et al.
Quarterly reviews of biophysics, 48(4), 437-444 (2015-11-06)
Using high-resolution mass spectrometry, we have studied the synthesis of isoquinoline in a charged electrospray droplet and the complexation between cytochrome c and maltose in a fused droplet to investigate the feasibility of droplets to drive reactions (both covalent and
Jian-Sheng Liu et al.
International journal of nanomedicine, 9, 3923-3935 (2014-08-26)
P-glycoprotein (P-gp) mediated drug efflux across the blood-brain barrier (BBB) is an important mechanism underlying poor brain penetration of certain antiepileptic drugs (AEDs). Nanomaterials, as drug carriers, can overcome P-gp activity and improve the targeted delivery of AEDs. However, their
Gemma Moiset et al.
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 136(46), 16167-16175 (2014-10-16)
Disaccharides are well-known for their membrane protective ability. Interaction between sugars and multicomponent membranes, however, remains largely unexplored. Here, we combine molecular dynamics simulations and fluorescence microscopy to study the effect of mono- and disaccharides on membranes that phase separate
Marcello Locatelli et al.
Journal of chromatography. A, 1388, 79-86 (2015-02-24)
This paper reports the validation of a quantitative high performance liquid chromatography-photodiode array (HPLC-PDA) method for the simultaneous analysis, in mouse plasma, of eperisone hydrochloride and paracetamol by protein precipitation using zinc sulphate-methanol-acetonitrile. The analytes were resolved on a Gemini
Esther See et al.
International journal of pharmaceutics, 473(1-2), 528-535 (2014-08-01)
To facilitate the development of a liposomal formulation for cancer therapy, the physicochemical properties of asulacrine (ASL), an anticancer drug candidate, were characterized. Nano-liposomes were prepared by thin-film hydration in conjugation with active drug loading using ammonium sulphate and post-insertion
Lennart Leßmeier et al.
Applied microbiology and biotechnology, 99(23), 10163-10176 (2015-08-16)
Methanol, a one-carbon compound, can be utilized by a variety of bacteria and other organisms as carbon and energy source and is regarded as a promising substrate for biotechnological production. In this study, a strain of non-methylotrophic Corynebacterium glutamicum, which
Sung Pil Hyun et al.
Environmental science and pollution research international, 22(21), 16463-16474 (2015-08-19)
Cis-1,2,-dichloroethylene (cis-DCE) is a toxic, persistent contaminant occurring mainly as a daughter product of incomplete degradation of perchloroethylene (PCE) and trichloroethylene (TCE). This paper reports on abiotic reductive dechlorination of cis-DCE by mackinawite (FeS1-x), a ferrous monosulfide, under variable geochemical
Francesca Giuffrida et al.
Lipids, 49(10), 997-1004 (2014-09-05)
It has been reported that dietary gangliosides may have an important role in preventing infections and in brain development during early infancy. However, data related to the evolution of their concentration over the different stages of lactation are scarce. Liquid
Anna C C Aguiar et al.
Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 110(7), 906-913 (2015-11-13)
Several species of Aspidosperma plants are used to treat diseases in the tropics, including Aspidosperma ramiflorum, which acts against leishmaniasis, an activity that is experimentally confirmed. The species, known as guatambu-yellow, yellow peroba, coffee-peroba and matiambu, grows in the Atlantic
Panfeng Yu et al.
Journal of chromatography. B, Analytical technologies in the biomedical and life sciences, 959, 55-61 (2014-04-29)
This paper described a novel application of PEGylated magnetic carbon nanotubes as solid-phase extraction nanosorbents for the determination of puerarin in rat plasma by high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC). A solvothermal method was employed for the synthesis of monodisperse magnetites
Zhuoyang Fan et al.
PloS one, 10(4), e0120129-e0120129 (2015-04-02)
Genexol-PM, produced by Samyang Company (Korea) is an excellent preparation of paclitaxel (PTX) for clinical cancer treatment. However, it cannot resolve the issue of multidrug resistance (MDR)-a significant problem in the administration of PTX to cancer patients. To increase the
Francesca Borrelli et al.
Carcinogenesis, 35(12), 2787-2797 (2014-10-02)
Cannabigerol (CBG) is a safe non-psychotropic Cannabis-derived cannabinoid (CB), which interacts with specific targets involved in carcinogenesis. Specifically, CBG potently blocks transient receptor potential (TRP) M8 (TRPM8), activates TRPA1, TRPV1 and TRPV2 channels, blocks 5-hydroxytryptamine receptor 1A (5-HT1A) receptors and
Su Su et al.
Journal of pharmaceutical and biomedical analysis, 104, 38-46 (2014-12-03)
Isobavachalcone (IBC) is a prenylated chalcone and belongs to the class of flavonoids, which is an active component isolated from Psoralea corylifolia L. IBC showed a range of significant pharmacological activities, including antibacterial, anticancer, anti-reverse transcriptase and antioxidant actions. In
Fenglin Gu et al.
Molecules (Basel, Switzerland), 20(10), 18422-18436 (2015-10-17)
Colonizing Bacillus in vanilla (Vanilla planifolia Andrews) beans is involved in glucovanillin hydrolysis and vanillin formation during conventional curing. The flavor profiles of vanilla beans under Bacillus-assisted curing were analyzed through gas chromatography-mass spectrometry, electronic nose, and quantitative sensory analysis.
Tõiv Haljasorg et al.
Journal of agricultural and food chemistry, 62(23), 5259-5268 (2014-05-23)
A wide range of anthropogenic pollutants that possess serious environmental and health risks are known. One type of these harmful substances that have become a focus of interest during the past decade are perfluoroalkyl acids (PFAAs), which are extensively used
Ye Zhao et al.
BMC cell biology, 15, 40-40 (2014-12-01)
Endothelial-mesenchymal transition (EndoMT) has been shown to be a major source of myofibroblasts, contributing to kidney fibrosis. However, in vitro study of endothelial cells often relies on culture of isolated primary endothelial cells due to the unavailability of endothelial cell
Valentina Trotta et al.
Drug development and industrial pharmacy, 40(9), 1233-1239 (2013-07-11)
Essential requirements for the efficacy of sunscreen agents are optimal UV absorption, high photostability and resistance against water removal. Aim of this study was to investigate the effect of encapsulation in lipid microparticles (LMs) on the overall performance of the
Chuping Luo et al.
Applied and environmental microbiology, 81(1), 422-431 (2014-11-02)
Bacillus cyclic lipopeptides (LPs) have been well studied for their phytopathogen-antagonistic activities. Recently, research has shown that these LPs also contribute to the phenotypic features of Bacillus strains, such as hemolytic activity, swarming motility, biofilm formation, and colony morphology. Bacillus
Rania A H Ishak et al.
Journal of microencapsulation, 31(7), 674-684 (2014-06-26)
To study the effect of poly(d,l-lactic-co-glycolic acid) (PLGA) microparticles (MPs) preparation techniques on particle physical characterization with special emphasis on burst drug release. A basic drug clozapine was used in combination with acid-terminated PLGA. Two approaches for MP preparation were
Wei Zhang-Sun et al.
FEBS letters, 589(1), 165-171 (2014-12-06)
The levels of sulfate-reducing bacteria (SRB), including Desulfovibrionaceae, in the gut increase following a fat-enriched diet. Endotoxins from gut microbiota contribute to the inflammation process, leading to metabolic diseases. Thus, we sought to characterize the lipid A structures of Desulfovibrionaceae
Yuanyuan Zhang et al.
Archives of animal nutrition, 68(4), 320-335 (2014-07-01)
The aim of the present study was to investigate the sorption properties in vitro and the application feasibility of modified halloysite nanotubes (HNT) in reducing the toxic effect of ZEN in rats in vivo. HNT were modified using the surfactant
Florian Noulin et al.
PloS one, 9(11), e112496-e112496 (2014-11-14)
The predilection of Plasmodium vivax (P. vivax) for reticulocytes is a major obstacle for its establishment in a long-term culture system, as this requires a continuous supply of large quantities of reticulocytes, representing only 1-2% of circulating red blood cells.
Thomas G Hammond et al.
The Journal of pharmacology and experimental therapeutics, 350(2), 387-402 (2014-06-07)
Covalent protein modifications by electrophilic acyl glucuronide (AG) metabolites are hypothetical causes of hypersensitivity reactions associated with certain carboxylate drugs. The complex rearrangements and reactivities of drug AG have been defined in great detail, and protein adducts of carboxylate drugs
Jin-Ah Lee et al.
Nutrients, 7(11), 9650-9661 (2015-11-28)
The aim of this study was to improve the anti-inflammatory activities of apigenin through co-treatment with resveratrol as a bioenhancer of apigenin. RAW 264.7 cells pretreated with hepatic metabolites formed by the co-metabolism of apigenin and resveratrol (ARMs) in HepG2
Xingyu Dong et al.
Experimental and molecular pathology, 98(2), 192-199 (2015-01-27)
Glioma is an aggressive tumor with poor prognosis. Identification of precise prognostic marker and effective therapeutic target is important in the treatment of glioma. HTATIP2 is a novel tumor suppressor gene, which is frequently silenced by epigenetic mechanisms in many
Hyun-Kyung Na et al.
Toxicology letters, 232(2), 429-437 (2014-12-03)
Tobacco smoking is a well-known cause of various diseases, however, its toxic mechanisms for diseases are not completely understood, yet. Therefore, we performed biological monitoring to find tobacco smoking-responsive mechanisms including oxidative stress in Korean men (N=36). Whole genome microarray
Zhigang Wang et al.
Journal of pharmaceutical and biomedical analysis, 107, 1-6 (2015-01-06)
The metabolism of gentiopicroside in vivo was studied by LC/MS following 2,4-dinitrophenylhydrazine derivatization for the first time. The ionization efficiency of the major metabolites erythrocentaurin and gentiopicral were greatly enhanced by the new analytical method developed, and they were successfully
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