Kai-Liang Zhang et al.
OncoTargets and therapy, 12, 6515-6523 (2019-10-17)
The efficacy of traditional therapies for oral carcinoma (OC) is limited. Oncolytic adenovirus, a novel strategy of cancer therapy, shows potential use in OC treatment. However, its clinical application is limited by pre-existing neutralizing antibodies. Thus, this study aimed to...
Saabah B Mahbub et al.
Scientific reports, 7(1), 15792-15792 (2017-11-19)
Bioimaging using endogenous cell fluorescence, without any external biomarkers makes it possible to explore cells and tissues in their original native state, also in vivo. In order to be informative, this label-free method requires careful multispectral or hyperspectral recording of...
Tomoyuki Muroi et al.
Reproduction (Cambridge, England), 154(6), 755-764 (2017-09-16)
G-protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs) participate in diverse physiological functions and are promising targets for drug discovery. However, there are still over 140 orphan GPCRs whose functions remain to be elucidated.
Christian Kirschneck et al.
Scientific reports, 7(1), 14751-14751 (2017-11-09)
Meaningful, reliable and valid mRNA expression analyses by real-time quantitative PCR (RT-qPCR) can only be achieved, if suitable reference genes are chosen for normalization and if appropriate RT-qPCR quality standards are met. Human periodontal ligament (hPDL) fibroblasts play a major...
Refael Minnes et al.
Scientific reports, 7(1), 4381-4381 (2017-07-01)
The vast majority of cancer related deaths are caused by metastatic tumors. Therefore, identifying the metastatic potential of cancer cells is of great importance both for prognosis and for determining the correct treatment. Infrared (IR) spectroscopy of biological cells is...