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Viola B Morris et al.
Biomaterials, 60, 151-160 (2015-05-23)
Neuronal gene therapy potentially offers an effective therapeutic intervention to cure or slow the progression of neurological diseases. However, neuronal cells are difficult to transfect with nonviral vectors, and in vivo their transport across the blood-brain barrier (BBB) is inefficient. We
Alessandra Gianoncelli et al.
BioDrugs : clinical immunotherapeutics, biopharmaceuticals and gene therapy, 29(4), 285-300 (2015-09-04)
Authorization to market a biosimilar product by the appropriate institutions is expected based on biosimilarity with its originator product. The analogy between the originator and its biosimilar(s) is assessed through safety, purity, and potency analyses. In this study, we proposed
Donald F Stec et al.
Biochemical and biophysical research communications, 456(2), 610-614 (2014-12-17)
Countering the diabetes pandemic and consequent complications, such as nephropathy, will require better understanding of disease mechanisms and development of new diagnostic methods. Animal models can be versatile tools in studies of diabetic renal disease when model pathology is relevant
S Chometton et al.
Journal of chemical neuroanatomy, 61-62, 72-82 (2014-08-16)
Neurons producing melanin-concentrating hormone (MCH) or hypocretin/orexin (Hcrt) have been implicated in the sleep/wake cycle and feeding behavior. Sleep and feeding habits vary greatly among mammalian species, depending in part of the prey/predatory status of animals. However, the distribution of
Xinmei Wang et al.
Biochimica et biophysica acta, 1853(1), 244-253 (2014-12-03)
A major obstacle to successful treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is its high resistance to cytotoxic chemotherapy due to overexpression of multidrug resistance genes. Activation of the AKT pathway is known to be involved in chemoresistance in HCC; however, the
Daymi Camejo et al.
Proteomics, 15(15), 2634-2642 (2015-04-29)
Pepper fruits in green and red maturation stages were selected to study the protein pattern modified by oxidation measuring carbonylated proteins in isolated mitochondria, together with the accumulation of superoxide radical and hydrogen peroxide in the fruits. MALDI-TOF/TOF analysis identified
Case studies: A hard look at GM crops.
Natasha Gilbert
Nature, 497(7447), 24-26 (2013-05-03)
Craig S Schneider et al.
Biomaterials, 42, 42-51 (2014-12-30)
A major limitation in the treatment of glioblastoma (GBM), the most common and deadly primary brain cancer, is delivery of therapeutics to invading tumor cells outside of the area that is safe for surgical removal. A promising way to target
Xinmin Zhao et al.
Tumour biology : the journal of the International Society for Oncodevelopmental Biology and Medicine, 36(9), 6733-6740 (2015-04-03)
Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related death in the world. Previous report has identified ribosomal protein s15a (RPS15A) as a TGF-β-responsible gene in the lung adenocarcinoma cell line A549. In this study, we used specific si-RNA to downregulate
J P Dzoyem et al.
Journal of ethnopharmacology, 160, 194-201 (2014-12-06)
Oxidative stress and inflammatory conditions are among the pathological features associated with the central nervous system in Alzheimer׳s disease. Traditionally, medicinal plants have been used to alleviate inflammation, pains and also other symptoms possibly associated with Alzheimer׳s disease. Therefore, the
Ryan N Delgado et al.
Developmental biology, 407(2), 265-274 (2015-09-22)
The adult ventricular-subventricular zone (V-SVZ) of the lateral ventricle produces several subtypes of olfactory bulb (OB) interneurons throughout life. Neural stem cells (NSCs) within this zone are heterogeneous, with NSCs located in different regions of the lateral ventricle wall generating
Moa Fransson et al.
Immunology, 142(3), 431-441 (2014-03-05)
Treatment with mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs) is currently of interest for a number of diseases including multiple sclerosis. MSCs are known to target inflamed tissues, but in a therapeutic setting their systemic administration will lead to few cells reaching the
Catriona M Manville et al.
Biology open, 4(11), 1436-1447 (2015-10-16)
We report the whole genome ChIP seq for human TOP2B from MCF7 cells. Using three different peak calling methods, regions of binding were identified in the presence or absence of the nuclear hormone estradiol, as TOP2B has been reported to
Cristina N Butterfield et al.
Biochimica et biophysica acta, 1854(12), 1853-1859 (2015-09-04)
Multicopper oxidases (MCOs) catalyze the oxidation of a diverse group of metal ions and organic substrates by successive single-electron transfers to O2 via four bound Cu ions. MnxG, which catalyzes MnO2 mineralization by oxidizing both Mn(II) and Mn(III), is unique
B N Feltis et al.
Molecular immunology, 66(2), 139-146 (2015-03-17)
The development of nanoparticles (NPs) for commercial products is undergoing a dramatic expansion. Many sunscreens and cosmetics now use zinc oxide (ZnO) or titania (TiO2) NPs, which are effective ultraviolet (UV) filters. Zinc oxide topical creams are also used in
Richard A Felix et al.
Brain structure & function, 220(5), 2639-2652 (2014-06-30)
The mammalian superior paraolivary nucleus (SPON) is a major source of GABAergic inhibition to neurons in the inferior colliculus (IC), a well-studied midbrain nucleus that is the site of convergence and integration for the majority ascending auditory pathways en route
Denis Fourches et al.
Chemical research in toxicology, 23(1), 171-183 (2009-12-18)
Drug-induced liver injury is one of the main causes of drug attrition. The ability to predict the liver effects of drug candidates from their chemical structures is critical to help guide experimental drug discovery projects toward safer medicines. In this
Magdalena Uzlikova et al.
Molecular and biochemical parasitology, 198(2), 75-81 (2015-02-15)
Metronidazole (MTZ) is used as the drug of choice to treat Giardia infections. It is believed that the prodrug is transformed intracellularly into toxic intermediates that interact with cellular components, leading to cell death. The present study aimed to describe
Justin W Collins et al.
BJU international, 97(6), 1247-1251 (2006-05-12)
To evaluate the utility of using a tracer of 1% ethanol in 1.5% glycine for the early detection of irrigation fluid absorption during transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP). In all, 126 men undergoing TURP were irrigated with a solution
Ugo Fiocco et al.
Clinical rheumatology, 34(9), 1571-1580 (2015-07-15)
The objective of the study was to quantify the transcriptional profile, as the main T cell lineage-transcription factors on synovial fluid (SF) T cells, in relation to SF cytokines and T cell frequencies (%) of psoriatic arthritis (PsA) patients. Reverse
Hari D Upadhyaya et al.
Plant molecular biology, 89(4-5), 403-420 (2015-09-24)
A combinatorial approach of candidate gene-based association analysis and genome-wide association study (GWAS) integrated with QTL mapping, differential gene expression profiling and molecular haplotyping was deployed in the present study for quantitative dissection of complex flowering time trait in chickpea.
Ruixi Li et al.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 112(1), E89-E98 (2014-12-24)
The vacuole is the most prominent compartment in plant cells and is important for ion and protein storage. In our effort to search for key regulators in the plant vacuole sorting pathway, ribosomal large subunit 4 (rpl4d) was identified as
Jingjiao Ma et al.
Journal of virology, 89(5), 2831-2841 (2014-12-30)
At least 10 different genotypes of novel reassortant H3N2 influenza viruses with 2009 pandemic H1N1 [A(H1N1)pdm09] gene(s) have been identified in U.S. pigs, including the H3N2 variant with a single A(H1N1)pdm09 M gene, which has infected more than 300 people.
Veena Premjani et al.
FEMS microbiology letters, 355(2), 185-192 (2014-05-13)
Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli (EHEC) infection from food or water often results in severe diarrheal disease and is a leading cause of death globally. Outer membrane vesicles (OMVs) secreted from E. coli induce lethality in mice. The omptin outer membrane protease
Brittany K Pierce et al.
PloS one, 9(11), e113504-e113504 (2014-11-27)
Xylella fastidiosa is a gram-negative, xylem-limited plant pathogenic bacterium that causes disease in a variety of economically important agricultural crops including Pierce's disease of grapevines. Xylella fastidiosa biofilms formed in the xylem vessels of plants play a key role in
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
Katharina Schulte et al.
Theriogenology, 84(9), 1620-1630 (2015-09-28)
A common feature of assisted reproductive techniques such as IVF or intracytoplasmic sperm injection is the IVC of oocytes or preimplantation embryos in artificial culture media. The IVC conditions are selected to mimic the environment of the female genital tract.
Yuan Z Feng et al.
American journal of physiology. Cell physiology, 308(7), C548-C556 (2015-01-23)
Exercise improves insulin sensitivity and oxidative capacity in skeletal muscles. However, the effect of exercise on substrate oxidation is less clear in obese and type 2 diabetic subjects than in lean subjects. We investigated glucose and lipid metabolism and gene
Sang Yoon Jung et al.
Phytotherapy research : PTR, 29(7), 1062-1072 (2015-04-11)
Although imatinib mesylate (IM) in the treatment of chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) remains the best example of successful targeted therapy, majority of patients with CML suffer its toxicity profile and develop chemoresistance to existing therapeutic agents. Thus, there is a
K J Bär et al.
Neurobiology of aging, 24(2), 333-338 (2002-12-25)
Increasing evidence suggests an interaction of oxidative stress and the formation of advanced glycation end products (AGE) in the onset and progression of Alzheimer's disease. We studied levels of pentosidine and N(epsilon)-(carboxymethyl)-lysine (CML) in serum and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) of
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