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Pablo R S Oliveira et al.
Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950), 194(6), 2664-2672 (2015-02-13)
The outcome of Leishmania infections varies substantially, depending on the host and the parasite strain; infection may be asymptomatic or cause mild or severe skin ulcers (cutaneous leishmaniasis [CL]), limited or disseminated lesions, or lethal visceral disease. We previously reported
Marie de Tayrac et al.
Journal of hepatology, 62(3), 664-672 (2014-12-03)
Hereditary hemochromatosis (HH) is the most common form of genetic iron loading disease. It is mainly related to the homozygous C282Y/C282Y mutation in the HFE gene that is, however, a necessary but not a sufficient condition to develop clinical and
Ni-Chun Chung et al.
PloS one, 10(3), e0118832-e0118832 (2015-03-15)
Homozygous Cav3.2 knockout mice, which are defective in the pore-forming subunit of a low voltage activated T-type calcium channel, have been documented to show impaired maintenance of late-phase long-term potentiation (L-LTP) and defective retrieval of context-associated fear memory. To investigate
Cai-Hua Jia et al.
Journal of agricultural and food chemistry, 63(47), 10280-10286 (2015-10-23)
Caffeic acid phenethyl ester (CAPE) and 4-vinylcatechol (4-VC) were prepared for studying their antioxidative activities in emulsion. Oil-in-water emulsions of stripped soybean oil containing 200 ppm of CAPE, 4-VC, or α-tocopherol were stored at 40 °C in the dark for
Shuichi Mori et al.
Bioorganic & medicinal chemistry, 23(4), 803-809 (2015-01-17)
Nonsteroidal progesterone receptor (PR) full antagonists are needed as tools for elucidating the physiological functions of PR and as candidates for treatment of various diseases. We designed and synthesized 1,3-diphenyladamantane derivatives, and investigated their PR-antagonistic activity in comparison with our
Hai-Bo He et al.
Journal of chromatography. A, 1361, 23-33 (2014-08-31)
This paper reports a nanomagnetic polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxanes (POSS)-directing strategy toward construction of molecularly imprinted hybrid materials for antibiotic residues determination in milk samples. The imprinted polymeric layer was facilely obtained through the copolymerization of active vinyl groups present on
Hideaki Mabashi-Asazuma et al.
Insect biochemistry and molecular biology, 65, 20-27 (2015-07-15)
The silkworm silk glands are powerful secretory organs that can produce and secrete proteins at high levels. As such, it has been suggested that the biosynthetic and secretory power of the silk gland can be harnessed to produce and secrete
Ruben D Arroyo-Olarte et al.
PLoS biology, 13(11), e1002288-e1002288 (2015-11-14)
The major membrane phospholipid classes, described thus far, include phosphatidylcholine (PtdCho), phosphatidylethanolamine (PtdEtn), phosphatidylserine (PtdSer), and phosphatidylinositol (PtdIns). Here, we demonstrate the natural occurrence and genetic origin of an exclusive and rather abundant lipid, phosphatidylthreonine (PtdThr), in a common eukaryotic
Yu Zhou et al.
Ophthalmic genetics, 36(1), 43-49 (2014-11-25)
Genetic factors have been studied extensively for their role in the pathogenesis of primary open angle glaucoma (POAG). This study was conducted to investigate whether manganese superoxide dismutase (SOD2) variants play a significant role in POAG in a Chinese population.
Steven K Pregizer et al.
Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, 30(1), 64-70 (2014-07-22)
Transcription of BMPs and their antagonists in precise spatiotemporal patterns is essential for proper skeletal development, maturation, maintenance, and repair. Nevertheless, transcriptional activity of these molecules in skeletal tissues beyond embryogenesis has not been well characterized. In this study, we
Afrouz Yousefi et al.
Pharmaceutical research, 31(11), 3127-3135 (2014-05-21)
Since the discovery of RNAi and its therapeutic potential, carrier systems have been developed to deliver small RNAs (particularly siRNA) for modulation of gene expression at the post-transcriptional level. An important factor determining the fate and usability of these systems
Sarah Howe McBride-Gagyi et al.
Bone, 81, 533-543 (2015-09-08)
Post-natal osteogenesis after mechanical trauma or stimulus occurs through either endochondral healing, intramembranous healing or lamellar bone formation. Bone morphogenetic protein 2 (BMP2) is up-regulated in each of these osteogenic processes and is expressed by a variety of cells including
Yong-Sheng Cheng et al.
PLoS genetics, 11(10), e1005561-e1005561 (2015-10-07)
In mammals, the liver plays a central role in maintaining carbohydrate and lipid homeostasis by acting both as a major source and a major sink of glucose and lipids. In particular, when dietary carbohydrates are in excess, the liver converts
Rokhsana Yasmin et al.
Journal of pharmaceutical sciences, 103(9), 2950-2959 (2014-03-04)
Lyophilization was investigated to produce a powdery silica-lipid hybrid (SLH) carrier for oral delivery of poorly water-soluble drugs. The silica to lipid ratio, incorporation of cryoprotectant, and lipid loading level were investigated as performance indicators for lyophilized SLH carriers. Celecoxib
Christian Johannessen et al.
The journal of physical chemistry. B, 117(7), 2221-2230 (2013-01-25)
The Raman optical activity (ROA) spectra of both enantiomers of 2-Br-hexahelicene in chloroform solution have been measured in the range 1700-300 cm(-1). Density functional theory (DFT) calculations accurately reproduce the observed features. The most intense ROA features are also the
Justyna M Meissner et al.
Journal of controlled release : official journal of the Controlled Release Society, 220(Pt A), 515-528 (2015-11-21)
Antisense gene therapy using molecules such as antisense oligodeoxynucleotides, siRNA or miRNA is a very promising strategy for the treatment of neoplastic diseases. It can be combined with other treatment strategies to enhance therapeutic effect. In acute leukemias, overexpression of
Adnan Amin et al.
Pakistan journal of pharmaceutical sciences, 26(2), 251-254 (2013-03-05)
This work aimed to evaluate the inhibitory effects of Olea ferruginea crude leaves extract that are commonly used as remedy to cure infections in the tribal (Khyber Agency) areas of Pakistan against some of bacterial and fungal pathogens. The crude
Jaime H Gibbs et al.
Journal of organometallic chemistry, 798(Pt 1), 209-213 (2015-12-22)
A series of four BODIPYs containing one or two
Leslie Y Beh et al.
Genome research, 25(11), 1727-1738 (2015-09-04)
A conserved hallmark of eukaryotic chromatin architecture is the distinctive array of well-positioned nucleosomes downstream from transcription start sites (TSS). Recent studies indicate that trans-acting factors establish this stereotypical array. Here, we present the first genome-wide in vitro and in
Marjolein A Wijngaarden et al.
American journal of physiology. Endocrinology and metabolism, 307(10), E885-E895 (2014-09-25)
During fasting, rapid metabolic adaptations are required to maintain energy homeostasis. This occurs by a coordinated regulation of energy/nutrient-sensing pathways leading to transcriptional activation and repression of specific sets of genes. The aim of the study was to investigate how
Andrew V Caprariello et al.
The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience, 35(41), 14031-14041 (2015-10-16)
During mammalian development, myelin-forming oligodendrocytes are generated and axons ensheathed according to a tightly regulated sequence of events. Excess premyelinating oligodendrocytes are eliminated by apoptosis and the timing of the onset of myelination in any specific CNS region is highly
Janani Swaminathan et al.
Journal of liposome research, 24(4), 297-303 (2014-04-09)
The intent of this work was to assess the impact of lyophilization on the encapsulation of salmon calcitonin (sCT) into liposomes. Four different liposomal formulations were investigated, i.e. DPPC:Chol:DSPE-PEG(2000) (75:20:5 and 65:30:5) and DPPC:Chol (80:20 and 66.7:33.3). Lipid films were
Jonathan M Zuidema et al.
Biomaterials, 46, 82-94 (2015-02-14)
Developing robust in vitro models of in vivo environments has the potential to reduce costs and bring new therapies from the bench top to the clinic more efficiently. This study aimed to develop a biomaterial platform capable of modeling isotropic-to-anisotropic
Nouruddin W Ali et al.
Spectrochimica acta. Part A, Molecular and biomolecular spectroscopy, 154, 114-122 (2015-11-01)
A pharmaceutically marketed mixture of Yohimbine, Alpha-tocopheryl acetate, Niacin, and Caffeine co-formulated as a promising therapy for erectile dysfunction. Simultaneous determination of the aforementioned pharmaceutical formulation without prior separation steps was applied using mean centering of ratio spectra and triple
Apexa Patel et al.
Journal of chromatographic science, 52(10), 1294-1301 (2013-12-04)
A sensitive, selective, precise and stability indicating a high-performance thin layer chromatographic method for the analysis of rufinamide (Rf) in bulk drug and its formulations was developed and validated. The method employed thin layer chromatography aluminum plates precoated with silica
Gota Cho et al.
Biochimica et biophysica acta, 1850(4), 784-793 (2015-01-21)
The subcellular distribution of aquaporin-5 (AQP5) in rat parotid acinar cells in response to muscarinic acetylcholine receptor (mAChR) activation remains unclear. Immunoconfocal and immunoelectron microscopy were used to visualize the distribution of AQP5 in parotid acinar cells. Western blotting was
Tomoki Nishikawa et al.
Organic & biomolecular chemistry, 13(47), 11426-11431 (2015-10-08)
Among l- and d-oligopeptides with multiple pyrenes as pendants, the dipeptides with two and three pyrenes showed blue-coloured circularly polarised luminescence as high as |gem|≈ (0.86-1.1) × 10(-2) at around 450 nm, reflecting from exciton couplets of twisted pyrenes.
Riccardo D'Elia et al.
BMC genomics, 10, 492-492 (2009-10-27)
Trichuris muris in the mouse is an invaluable model for infection of man with the gastrointestinal nematode Trichuris trichiura. Three T. muris isolates have been studied, the Edinburgh (E), the Japan (J) and the Sobreda (S) isolates. The S isolate
Neeltje van Doremalen et al.
Journal of virology, 88(16), 9220-9232 (2014-06-06)
Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) emerged in 2012. Recently, the MERS-CoV receptor dipeptidyl peptidase 4 (DPP4) was identified and the specific interaction of the receptor-binding domain (RBD) of MERS-CoV spike protein and DPP4 was determined by crystallography. Animal studies
Nrupa Borkar et al.
European journal of pharmaceutics and biopharmaceutics : official journal of Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Pharmazeutische Verfahrenstechnik e.V, 89, 216-223 (2014-12-17)
Apomorphine, a subcutaneously administered drug for Parkinson's disease with short half-life requires frequent administration leading to patient non-compliance. This study aimed at synthesising and purifying lipophilic diesters of apomorphine, and investigating their in vitro degradation in biorelevant media before and
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