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Ehsan Rezabeigi et al.
Materials science & engineering. C, Materials for biological applications, 40, 248-252 (2014-05-27)
More than four decades after the discovery of 45S5 Bioglass® as the first bioactive material, this composition is still one of the most promising materials in the tissue engineering field. Sol-gel-derived bioactive glasses generally possess improved properties over other bioactive
Alexia Martínez de Paz et al.
PloS one, 10(4), e0123693-e0123693 (2015-04-16)
Methyl CpG binding protein 2 (MeCP2) is a chromosomal protein of the brain, very abundant especially in neurons, where it plays an important role in the regulation of gene expression. Hence it has the potential to be affected by the
Saroj Nepal et al.
Food and chemical toxicology : an international journal published for the British Industrial Biological Research Association, 68, 11-22 (2014-03-04)
Globular adiponectin (gAcrp) protects liver cells from ethanol-induced apoptosis via induction of autophagy. However, the underlying mechanisms are unknown. The present study aims to investigate the potential role of autophagy-related protein 5 (Atg5), an essential Atg for the elongation of
Laura W L Spauwen et al.
Sexually transmitted infections, 91(1), 31-36 (2014-10-25)
Recreational drug use has been found to be associated with high-risk sexual behaviour and with sexually transmitted infections (STI). This study is the first to assess the prevalence of drug use among swingers (heterosexuals who, as a couple, practise mate
Julie M Meek et al.
Journal of ocular pharmacology and therapeutics : the official journal of the Association for Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 30(7), 527-532 (2014-06-11)
Gabapentinoids are currently being used anecdotally for postoperative pain following photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) despite the lack of evidence. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of pregabalin in mitigating pain after PRK compared to the standard of
Justin P Wagner et al.
The Journal of surgical research, 192(1), 27-33 (2014-07-13)
Enteric neuromuscular disease is a characteristic of several disease states, including Hirschsprung disease, esophageal achalasia, Chagas disease, and gastroparesis. Medical therapy for these conditions is limited, and surgical intervention may incur significant morbidity. Alternatively, transplantation of neural progenitor cells may
D Ma et al.
Gene therapy, 22(4), 287-296 (2015-02-06)
Decitabine, which reverses hypermethylation of the p15(INK4B) gene in vitro, has been used to relieve cytopenias and blast excess in over 50% of patients with high-risk myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS). In this study, heme oxygenase-1 (HO-1) was overexpressed in MDS cell
Qiong Chen et al.
PloS one, 9(5), e97403-e97403 (2014-05-21)
Song control nuclei have distinct sexual differences and thus are an ideal model to address how brain areas are sexually differentiated. Through a combination of histological analysis and electrical lesions, we first identified the ventricle site for HVC progenitor cells.
Venkat Raghavan Krishnaswamy et al.
Scientific reports, 4, 7385-7385 (2014-12-10)
Re-epithelialization is a key event in wound healing and any impairment in that process is associated with various pathological conditions. Epidermal keratinocyte migration and proliferation during re-epithelialization is largely regulated by the cytokines and growth factors from the provisional matrix
Malihe Davudabadi Farahani et al.
Journal of AOAC International, 97(6), 1682-1688 (2015-01-30)
A simple and rapid method for the separation and preconcentration of trace amounts of Cd(ll) and Pb(ll) in milk powder and water samples by magnetic SPE has been developed. The application of silica- coated magnetite nanoparticles (SCMNPs), modified with an
Davy Baudelet et al.
Journal of chromatography. A, 1363, 257-269 (2014-07-21)
Analytical enantioseparation of three pyroglutamide derivatives with pharmacological activity against the purinergic receptor P2X7, was run in both high-performance liquid chromatography and supercritical fluid chromatography. Four polysaccharide based chiral stationary phases, namely amylose and cellulose tris (3,5-dimethylphenylcarbamate), amylose tris ((S)-α-methylbenzylcarbamate)
Keun-Yeong Jeong et al.
Journal of radiation research, 56(1), 37-45 (2014-09-17)
Existing therapies such as irradiation or sorafenib have limited success in the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) due to tumor recurrence and metastasis. Therefore, combination with other therapeutics is often considered. Macrophage inflammatory protein-1 alpha (MIP-1α) is a member of
Lara Lombardi et al.
Journal of experimental botany, 66(3), 945-956 (2014-11-26)
Petal wilting and/or abscission terminates the life of the flower. However, how wilting and abscission are coordinated is not fully understood. There is wide variation in the extent to which petals wilt before abscission, even between cultivars of the same
Matthias Onghena et al.
Food additives & contaminants. Part A, Chemistry, analysis, control, exposure & risk assessment, 31(12), 2090-2102 (2014-11-20)
In 2011, the European Union prohibited the production of polycarbonate (PC) baby bottles due to the toxic effects of the PC monomer bisphenol-A. Therefore, baby bottles made of alternative materials, e.g. polypropylene (PP) or polyethersulphone (PES), are currently marketed. The
Anne M Friel et al.
Cancer letters, 356(2 Pt B), 434-442 (2014-10-12)
Endometrial cancer is the leading gynecologic cancer in women in the United States with 52,630 women predicted to be diagnosed with the disease in 2014. The objective of this study was to determine if progesterone (P4) receptor membrane component 1
Bomi Kang et al.
Journal of toxicology and environmental health. Part A, 77(22-24), 1359-1371 (2014-10-25)
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) content and a risk assessment from consumption of Korean edible oils were investigated. Liquid-liquid extraction and gas chromatography-mass spectroscopy were used to measure eight PAH in edible oils commonly consumed in Korea. The total average PAH
R Preston Mason et al.
Biochimica et biophysica acta, 1848(2), 502-509 (2014-12-03)
Lipid oxidation leads to endothelial dysfunction, inflammation, and foam cell formation during atherogenesis. Glucose also contributes to lipid oxidation and promotes pathologic changes in membrane structural organization, including the development of cholesterol crystalline domains. In this study, we tested the
Daniele Barbaro et al.
PloS one, 10(4), e0123159-e0123159 (2015-04-16)
Iron oxide nanoparticles (IONP) can have a variety of biomedical applications due to their visualization properties through Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and heating with radio frequency or alternating magnetic fields. In the oncological field, coating IONP with organic compounds to
Neha Chauhan et al.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 112(10), E1077-E1085 (2015-02-26)
Cell growth and division requires the precise duplication of cellular DNA content but also of membranes and organelles. Knowledge about the cell-cycle-dependent regulation of membrane and storage lipid homeostasis is only rudimentary. Previous work from our laboratory has shown that
Calum Johnston et al.
PloS one, 10(4), e0123702-e0123702 (2015-04-23)
CodY, a nutritional regulator highly conserved in low G+C Gram-positive bacteria, is essential in Streptococcus pneumoniae (the pneumococcus). A published codY mutant possessed suppressing mutations inactivating the fatC and amiC genes, respectively belonging to iron (Fat/Fec) and oligopeptide (Ami) ABC
Zahra Jamsazzadeh Kermani et al.
Food chemistry, 161, 199-207 (2014-05-20)
The objective of this research was to evaluate whether mango peel is a potential source of functional cell wall polymers. To reach this objective, the native pectin polymers (NPP) extracted as alcohol insoluble residue from mango peel, were characterised in
J W A van Beilen et al.
Applied and environmental microbiology, 80(19), 5918-5926 (2014-07-20)
Sorbic acid and acetic acid are among the weak organic acid preservatives most commonly used to improve the microbiological stability of foods. They have similar pKa values, but sorbic acid is a far more potent preservative. Weak organic acids are
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
Diana F Lázaro et al.
PLoS genetics, 10(11), e1004741-e1004741 (2014-11-14)
Aggregation of alpha-synuclein (ASYN) in Lewy bodies and Lewy neurites is the typical pathological hallmark of Parkinson's disease (PD) and other synucleinopathies. Furthermore, mutations in the gene encoding for ASYN are associated with familial and sporadic forms of PD, suggesting
Pradeepa Krishnappa et al.
BioMed research international, 2014, 507851-507851 (2014-07-06)
Delonix elata L. (Ceasalpinaceae), is widely used by the traditional medical practitioners of Karnataka, India, to cure jaundice, and bronchial and rheumatic problems. The objective of this study was to screen the in vitro antioxidant and hepatoprotective activity of the
X Liu et al.
Acta physiologica (Oxford, England), 213(2), 505-518 (2014-07-30)
Phenotype modification of pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells (PASMCs) (excessive proliferation, migration and impaired apoptosis) plays central roles in pulmonary vascular remodelling of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH); however, the potential mechanism and contributing factors involved in the phenotype alteration in
Ying Deng-Bryant et al.
Restorative neurology and neuroscience, 33(2), 189-203 (2015-01-16)
The present work compared the behavioral outcomes of ACCS therapy delivered either intravenously (i.v.) or intracerebroventricularly (i.c.v.) after penetrating ballistic-like brain injury (PBBI). Histological markers for neuroinflammation and neurodegeneration were employed to investigate the potential therapeutic mechanism of ACCS. Experiment-1
Olga Shakhova et al.
PLoS genetics, 11(1), e1004877-e1004877 (2015-01-30)
Melanoma is the most fatal skin cancer, but the etiology of this devastating disease is still poorly understood. Recently, the transcription factor Sox10 has been shown to promote both melanoma initiation and progression. Reducing SOX10 expression levels in human melanoma
Dan Bi Lee et al.
The Journal of dermatological treatment, 25(6), 523-528 (2013-12-03)
Although low-fluence 1064-nm Q-switched Nd:YAG laser (QSNYL) is widely used for the treatment of melasma, multiple treatments are necessary for clinical improvement. Superficial chemical peeling using Jessner's solution has been used for treatment of melasma conventionally. To evaluate the additional
David R Owen et al.
Journal of cerebral blood flow and metabolism : official journal of the International Society of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism, 34(6), 989-994 (2014-03-20)
Positron emission tomography (PET) targeting the 18 kDa translocator protein (TSPO) is used to quantify neuroinflammation. Translocator protein is expressed throughout the brain, and therefore a classical reference region approach cannot be used to estimate binding potential (BPND). Here, we used
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