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Eunice Molinar-Toribio et al.
PloS one, 9(8), e104637-e104637 (2014-08-15)
SHROB rats have been suggested as a model for metabolic syndrome (MetS) as a situation prior to the onset of CVD or type-2 diabetes, but information on descriptive biochemical parameters for this model is limited. Here, we extensively evaluate parameters
Juliano Alves Pereira et al.
Clinical and experimental pharmacology & physiology, 42(7), 788-794 (2015-05-12)
The standard therapy used in the treatment of Duchenne muscle dystrophy (DMD) is corticoids, such as deflazacort and prednisone. However, they have limited therapeutic value, and their combination with drugs already in use to treat other human diseases could potentially
Ji Hyun Shin et al.
Biomolecules & therapeutics, 23(4), 327-332 (2015-07-15)
Primary cilia have critical roles in coordinating multiple cellular signaling pathways. Dysregulation of primary cilia is implicated in various ciliopathies. To identify specific regulators of autophagy, we screened chemical libraries and identified mefloquine, an anti-malaria medicine, as a potent regulator
B Boon Kim et al.
Pakistan journal of biological sciences : PJBS, 11(20), 2418-2422 (2009-01-14)
Interaction of bromophenol blue (BPB) with serum albumins from different mammalian species, namely, human (HSA), bovine (BSA), goat (GSA), sheep (SSA), rabbit (RbSA), porcine (PSA) and dog (DSA) was studied using absorption and absorption difference spectroscopy. BPB-albumin complexes showed significant
David W Greening et al.
Oncotarget, 6(35), 38166-38180 (2015-10-31)
Angiogenesis and epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) inhibition has been shown to have anti-tumour efficacy, and enhance the therapeutic effects of cytotoxic chemotherapy in metastatic colorectal cancer. The interplay of signalling alterations and changes in metabolism and hypoxia in tumours
Brandon S Brown et al.
Cancer biology & therapy, 15(7), 851-861 (2014-04-24)
Systemic chemotherapeutics remain the standard of care for most malignancies even though they frequently suffer from narrow therapeutic index, poor serum solubility, and off-target effects. In this study, we have encapsulated etoposide, a topoisomerase inhibitor effective against a wide range
Ning Guan et al.
Tumour biology : the journal of the International Society for Oncodevelopmental Biology and Medicine, 36(9), 6789-6795 (2015-04-04)
Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is the most malignant type of primary brain tumor. Although the growth of the tumor cells in a relatively closed space may partially account for its malignancy, highly invasive nature of glioblastoma cells has been suggested to
Sai Bi et al.
Chemistry (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany), 15(18), 4704-4709 (2009-03-18)
Gold'n'beads: A chemiluminescence immunoassay for the sensitive and rapid determination of AFP has been developed, employing bromophenol blue as a novel chemiluminescence enhancer by taking advantages of easy separation by magnetic beads and signal amplification by gold nanoparticles based on
Stephanie L Smith-Roe et al.
Oncotarget, 6(2), 732-745 (2014-12-30)
SWI/SNF complexes utilize BRG1 (also known as SMARCA4) or BRM (also known as SMARCA2) as alternative catalytic subunits with ATPase activity to remodel chromatin. These chromatin-remodeling complexes are required for mammalian development and are mutated in ~20% of all human
Yudong Hu et al.
Journal of industrial microbiology & biotechnology, 42(7), 1039-1047 (2015-05-09)
Gluconobacter oxydans is capable of rapidly incomplete oxidation of many sugars and alcohols, which means the strain has great potential for industrial purposes. Strong promoters are one of the essential factors that can improve strain performance by overexpression of specific
Siegfried Wagner et al.
Anticancer research, 35(1), 145-148 (2015-01-01)
Canine prostate cancer (PC) is a highly aggressive malignancy. However, in contrast to man, neither standard screening strategies nor curative therapeutic options exist for the companion animal. A prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA) screening as molecular marker akin to human PC
Sinisa Vidovic et al.
Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 59(6), 3317-3328 (2015-03-25)
In this study, we tested the antimicrobial activity of three metal nanoparticles (NPs), ZnO, MgO, and CaO NPs, against Salmonella enterica serovar Enteritidis in liquid medium and on solid surfaces. Out of the three tested metal NPs, ZnO NPs exhibited
Ayten Hijazi et al.
FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, 29(12), 4968-4977 (2015-08-19)
Developmental exposure to bisphenol A (BPA) is associated with lung dysfunction and diseases. However, it is unknown if this association has a fetal origin. The present study addressed this important question by examining the effects of BPA on fetal lung
A Rak-Mardyła et al.
Hormone and metabolic research = Hormon- und Stoffwechselforschung = Hormones et metabolisme, 46(7), 493-498 (2014-03-15)
In a previous study, we showed that resistin expression increased during ovarian follicle development in prepubertal pigs and had direct effects on steroidogenesis, suggesting an important role for resistin in the ovary during puberty. To determine its potential regulatory role
Xiaorui Han et al.
FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, 29(7), 3054-3064 (2015-04-15)
Metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (Malat1) is an example of a functional long noncoding RNA involved in many biologic processes. However, the mechanisms for Malat1 in myogenesis are unclear. Serum response factor (SRF) is a pivotal transcription factor for muscle
Jai Parkash et al.
Reproductive sciences (Thousand Oaks, Calif.), 22(8), 1000-1007 (2015-02-12)
We investigated the possible presence of functional human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)/luteinizing hormone (LH) receptors in β-cells of pancreas, using a combination of techniques on hCG/LH receptor knockout mice, immortalized rat insulinoma cells, and human pancreatic islets. The results showed the
Maike Stahlhut et al.
Biomaterials, 63, 189-201 (2015-06-27)
Constitutive co-expression of cooperating transgenes using retroviral integrating vectors is frequently used for genetic modification of different cell types to establish therapeutic or cancer models. However, such approaches are unable to dissect the influence of dose, order and reversibility of
Valentina Fodale et al.
PloS one, 9(12), e112262-e112262 (2014-12-03)
In Huntington's disease, expansion of a CAG triplet repeat occurs in exon 1 of the huntingtin gene (HTT), resulting in a protein bearing>35 polyglutamine residues whose N-terminal fragments display a high propensity to misfold and aggregate. Recent data demonstrate that
R Emani et al.
Scandinavian journal of immunology, 81(2), 102-109 (2014-11-21)
Macrophages play a crucial role in innate immune reactions, and peritoneal macrophages (PMs) guard the sterility of this compartment mainly against microbial threat from the gut. Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is an autoimmune disease in which gut microbiota and gut
D Brouard et al.
Vox sanguinis, 108(2), 197-204 (2014-12-04)
The last two decades have seen major developments in genotyping assays to facilitate the procurement of red blood cell units to alloimmunized patients. To make genotyping faster, simpler and less costly, a nanotechnology approach based on metal/silica fluorescent nanoparticles and
Tao Xu et al.
PloS one, 9(8), e105768-e105768 (2014-08-26)
Betulinic acid is a pentacyclic triterpenoid that exhibits anticancer functions in human cancer cells. This study provides evidence that betulinic acid is highly effective against the human cervical cancer cell line HeLa by inducing dose- and time-dependent apoptosis. The apoptotic
Jeffrey M Burke et al.
Electrophoresis, 31(5), 902-909 (2010-03-02)
Dynamic field gradient focusing uses an electric field gradient generated by controlling the voltage profile of an electrode array to separate and concentrate charged analytes according to their individual electrophoretic mobilities. This study describes a new instrument in which the
Lin He et al.
PloS one, 10(8), e0136266-e0136266 (2015-08-26)
The accessory gland (AG) is an important component of the male reproductive system of arthropods, its secretions enhance fertility, some AG proteins bind to the spermatozoa and affect its function and properties. Here we report the first comprehensive catalog of
Chiaki Takahata et al.
Carcinogenesis, 36(8), 841-851 (2015-05-31)
Topoisomerase 1 (Top1) is the intercellular target of camptothecins (CPTs). CPT blocks DNA religation in the Top1-DNA complex and induces Top1-attached nick DNA lesions. In this study, we demonstrate that excision repair cross complementing 1 protein-xeroderma pigmentosum group F (ERCC1-XPF)
Yu Zhao et al.
The Plant cell, 27(9), 2469-2483 (2015-08-27)
Crown roots are the main components of the fibrous root system in rice (Oryza sativa). WOX11, a WUSCHEL-related homeobox gene specifically expressed in the emerging crown root meristem, is a key regulator in crown root development. However, the nature of
Takayuki Nakajima et al.
Journal of the neurological sciences, 358(1-2), 158-171 (2015-09-08)
The hippocampus exhibits regional differences in vulnerability to ischemia, wherein pyramidal cells in the CA1 region are vulnerable to ischemia while pyramidal cells in the CA3 region and granule cells in the dentate gyrus (DG) region are relatively ischemia resistant.
Yuanyuan Zhen et al.
Vaccine, 33(35), 4330-4340 (2015-04-11)
To develop effective, convenient and stable mucosal vaccines, mannose-PEG-cholesterol (MPC)/lipid A-liposomes (MLLs) entrapping model antigen bovine serum albumin (BSA) were prepared by the procedure of emulsification-lyophilization and used to constitute microneedles, forming the proMLL-filled microneedle arrays (proMMAs). The proMMAs were
Mikiko Nakamura et al.
Molecular biotechnology, 57(8), 767-780 (2015-05-23)
Escherichia coli plasmids are commonly used for gene expression experiments in mammalian cells, while PCR-amplified DNAs are rarely used even though PCR is a much faster and easier method to construct recombinant DNAs. One difficulty may be the limited amount
K Flores-Moreno et al.
Clinical and experimental immunology, 177(2), 454-463 (2014-03-04)
Tuberculosis is a disease caused by the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex (MTb). In 2011, global mortality due to tuberculosis was 1·4 million individuals. The only available vaccine is the attenuated M. bovis [bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG)] strain, which confers variable protection against
Jian Wen et al.
Electrophoresis, 31(10), 1606-1614 (2010-04-27)
A preparative scale free-flow IEF device is developed and characterized with the aim of addressing needs of molecular biologists working with protein samples on the milligrams and milliliters scale. A triangular-shape separation channel facilitates the establishment of the pH gradient
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