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Yoshiyuki Morishima et al.
American journal of clinical pathology, 143(2), 241-247 (2015-01-18)
Edoxaban, an oral direct factor Xa inhibitor, does not require routine monitoring. However, assessment of the anticoagulant effects may be required in certain situations. We investigated the effects of edoxaban on prothrombin time (PT), activated partial thromboplastin time (aPTT), and...
Marcus Klein et al.
Drug metabolism and disposition: the biological fate of chemicals, 43(2), 273-283 (2014-12-07)
Inflammatory processes are associated with compromised metabolism and elimination of drugs in the liver, largely mediated by proinflammatory cytokines, such as interleukin-6. The Hepa-RG cell line is an established surrogate for primary human hepatocytes (PHH) in drug metabolism and toxicity...
Tao Chen et al.
SpringerPlus, 4, 652-652 (2015-11-07)
Hetrombopag as the derivative of ethylidene hydrazine carboxamide was recently developed into a novel patented non-peptide thrombopoietin mimetic and thrombopoietin receptor agonist to treat idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. To study the pharmacokinetics of hetrombopag, a highly sensitive, rapid and reliable liquid...
Hai-Qing Song et al.
Acta biomaterialia, 12, 156-165 (2014-12-03)
Owing to their unique properties such as low cytotoxicity and excellent biocompatibility, poly(aspartic acid) (PAsp) and polysaccharides are good candidates for the development of new biomaterials. In order to construct better gene delivery systems by combining polysaccharides with PAsp, in...
Xia Han et al.
Biomolecules & therapeutics, 23(4), 357-366 (2015-07-15)
Isorhamnetin (3-methylquercetin) is a flavonoid derived from the fruits of certain medicinal plants. This study investigated the photoprotective properties of isorhamnetin against cell damage and apoptosis resulting from excessive ultraviolet (UV) B exposure in human HaCaT keratinocytes. Isorhamnetin eliminated UVB-induced...
Nishad Jayasundara et al.
Toxicological sciences : an official journal of the Society of Toxicology, 143(2), 469-481 (2014-11-22)
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) induce developmental defects including cardiac deformities in fish. The aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AHR) mediates the toxicity of some PAHs. Exposure to a simple PAH mixture during embryo development consisting of an AHR agonist (benzo(a)pyrene-BaP) with fluoranthene...
Hong-Fang Jiang et al.
Oncology letters, 8(3), 1139-1142 (2014-08-15)
Daphnoretin is an active constituent of
Remigiusz Żurawiński et al.
Organic & biomolecular chemistry, 13(25), 7000-7012 (2015-06-02)
The synthesis of two cross-conjugated prostaglandin analogues of known neurotrophic activity and their new hydroxy derivatives was accomplished starting from the diastereoisomeric (+)-camphor protected 3-[(dimethoxyphosphoryl)methyl]-4,5-dihydroxycyclopent-2-enones. The cytotoxicity of these compounds was determined against HeLa, K562, HL-60 human cancer cell lines...
Amber L Jolly et al.
mBio, 6(2), e02533-e02533 (2015-02-26)
The opportunistic pathogen Pseudomonas aeruginosa can infect almost any site in the body but most often targets epithelial cell-lined tissues such as the airways, skin, and the cornea of the eye. A common predisposing factor is cystic fibrosis (CF), caused...
Jie Liu et al.
Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology, 63(6), 553-561 (2014-04-09)
To investigate the protective effects of D-4F, an apolipoprotein A-I mimetic peptide, on oxidized low-density lipoprotein (ox-LDL)-induced injury of vascular endothelial cells and the potential role of pigment epithelium-derived factor (PEDF). Cytotoxicity was assessed by the apoptotic rate, 3-(4,5-dimethylthiazol-2-y-l)-2,5-diphenyl-2H-tetrazolium bromide...
Jesse Hwang et al.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 111(52), E5706-E5715 (2014-12-17)
An shRNA-mediated screen of the 48 human nuclear receptor genes identified multiple candidates likely to influence the production of human cytomegalovirus in cultured human fibroblasts, including the estrogen-related receptor α (ERRα), an orphan nuclear receptor. The 50-kDa receptor and a...
Tristan P C van Doormaal et al.
The Journal of surgical research, 192(1), 200-205 (2014-06-04)
We aim to find a storage protocol for vessels that preserves their dimensional, histologic, and mechanical characteristics to facilitate reproducible anastomosis experiments and microsurgical training with constant quality. We compared stored rabbit aortas, harvested in a slaughterhouse, using five different...
Bikramjit Ghosh et al.
Marine biotechnology (New York, N.Y.), 17(6), 841-853 (2015-09-28)
This study examined the feasibility of alginate microcapsules manufactured using a low-impact technology and reagents to protect orally delivered immunogens for use as immunoprophylactics for fish. Physical characteristics and protein release kinetics of the microcapsules were examined at different pH...
Ian L Gunsolus et al.
The Analyst, 139(12), 3174-3178 (2014-05-13)
A method to fluorescently stain the surfaces of both Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacterial cells compatible with super-resolution fluorescence microscopy is presented. This method utilizes a commercially-available fluorescent probe to label primary amines at the surface of the cell. We demonstrate...
Ling Ding et al.
Cancer letters, 356(2 Pt B), 828-836 (2014-12-03)
Although SAHA is approved for the treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, clinical trials using SAHA as a monotherapy or in combination with other chemotherapeutic agents in solid tumors have not met with success...
Jaleh Varshosaz et al.
Journal of liposome research, 25(2), 157-165 (2014-10-03)
The objective of the present study was to prepare a micellar polymeric carrier for the delivery of Docetaxel (DTX) as a kind of polysorbate free preparation. Pluronic F127 (PF127) was conjugated to cholesterol (Chol) via succinyl linkage and characterized by...
Zhiping Hou et al.
Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry, 79(10), 1570-1578 (2015-06-10)
There are reports of improved redox outcomes due to consumption of Edible Bird's Nest (EBN). Many of the functional effects of EBN can be linked to its high amounts of antioxidants. Interestingly, dietary components with high antioxidants have shown promise...
Alban Bujard et al.
European journal of pharmaceutical sciences : official journal of the European Federation for Pharmaceutical Sciences, 63, 36-44 (2014-07-11)
The parallel artificial membrane permeability assay (PAMPA) is a high-throughput screening (HTS) method that is widely used to predict in vivo passive permeability through biological barriers, such as the skin, the blood brain barrier (BBB) and the gastrointestinal tract (GIT)....
Shigeo Nagashima et al.
The Journal of general virology, 95(Pt 10), 2166-2175 (2014-06-28)
Our previous studies indicated that hepatitis E virus (HEV) forms membrane-associated particles in the cytoplasm, most likely by budding into intracellular vesicles, and requires the multivesicular body (MVB) pathway to release virus particles, and the released HEV particles with a...
Pablo J Giraudi et al.
Experimental and molecular pathology, 98(1), 85-92 (2014-12-24)
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is characterized by an initial accumulation of triglycerides that can progress to non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, which can ultimately evolve to cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma. Hepatic stellate cells play a key role in liver fibrogenesis by an increased...
Jun-Hui Choi et al.
Journal of bioscience and bioengineering, 120(2), 181-186 (2015-03-18)
Dendropanax morbifera H. Lev. is well known in Korean traditional medicine for improvement of blood circulation. In this study, rutin, a bioflavonoid having anti-thrombotic and anticoagulant activities was isolated from a traditional medicinal plant, D. morbifera H. Lev. The chemical...
Peng Luo et al.
Molecular medicine reports, 12(1), 1163-1168 (2015-03-18)
Congestive heart failure (CHF) remains the single most prevalent cause of mortality and morbidity; therefore, the identification of novel biomarkers is required for the diagnosis of CHF. The aim of the present study was to examine whether microRNA (miR)-423-5p is...
Archana Shenoy et al.
The EMBO journal, 34(9), 1180-1194 (2015-02-27)
The molecular basis of astrocyte differentiation and maturation is poorly understood. As microRNAs have important roles in cell fate transitions, we set out to study their function during the glial progenitor cell (GPC) to astrocyte transition. Inducible deletion of all...
Lillian Seu et al.
AIDS research and therapy, 11, 27-27 (2014-09-03)
The level (or frequency) of circulating monocyte subpopulations such as classical (CD14(hi)CD16(-)) and non-classical (CD14(dim)CD16(+)) monocytes varies during the course of HIV disease progression and antiretroviral therapy (ART). We hypothesized that such variation and/or differences in the degree to which...
Jochen J Frietsch et al.
Oncotarget, 5(14), 5257-5271 (2014-06-11)
Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is characterized by a genomic translocation generating a permanently active BCR-ABL oncogene with a complex pattern of atypically tyrosine-phosphorylated proteins that drive the malignant phenotype of CML. Recently, the LIM and SH3 domain protein 1 (LASP1)...
You-Kyoung Kim et al.
Journal of drug targeting, 22(9), 829-838 (2014-07-02)
The development of a safe and effective gene delivery system is the most challenging obstacle to the broad application of gene therapy in the clinic. In this study, we report the development of a polysorbitol-based gene delivery system as an...
Giorgio Dimastrogiovanni et al.
Aquatic toxicology (Amsterdam, Netherlands), 165, 277-285 (2015-07-06)
This work investigates the suitability of the rainbow trout liver cell line (RTL-W1) as an in-vitro model to study the ability of model endocrine disrupters, namely TBT, TPT, 4-NP, BPA and DEHP, to act as metabolic disrupters by altering cellular...
B R Choi et al.
International journal of impotence research, 27(6), 225-232 (2015-10-09)
The objective was to investigate the cellular effect and action mechanism of Artemisia capillaris extract (ACE) and its component, scopoletin, on penile corpus cavernosum smooth muscle (PCCSM). In vitro study with PCCSM, the precontracted PCCSM with phenylephrine was treated with...
Huaijian Guo et al.
Molecular and cellular biology, 35(1), 41-51 (2014-10-15)
Signaling lymphocytic activation molecule F7 (SLAMF7) is a receptor present on immune cells, including natural killer (NK) cells. It is also expressed on multiple myeloma (MM) cells. This led to development of an anti-SLAMF7 antibody, elotuzumab, showing efficacy against MM....
C Boehler et al.
Biomaterials, 67, 346-353 (2015-08-04)
Micro-sized electrodes are essential for highly sensitive communication at the neural interface with superior spatial resolution. However, such small electrodes inevitably suffer from high electrical impedance and thus high levels of thermal noise deteriorating the signal to noise ratio. In...
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