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Paolo Piatti et al.
Scientific reports, 5, 8007-8007 (2015-01-27)
The modulation of chromatin dynamics by ATP-dependent chromatin remodeling factors has been recognized as an important mechanism to regulate the balancing of self-renewal and pluripotency in embryonic stem cells (ESCs). Here we have studied the effects of a partial deletion
Shanlu Liang et al.
Nanotoxicology, 9(1), 92-105 (2014-03-14)
In the past few years, much work has been performed to explore the biomedical applications and toxicity of nano-graphene and its derivatives. However, the reproductive toxicity of those carbon nanomaterials has been rarely studied. In this study, we report on
A Kaufmann et al.
Analytica chimica acta, 862, 41-52 (2015-02-16)
An ultra-high performance liquid chromatography based method, coupled to high resolution mass spectrometry (UHPLC-HRMS), was developed to permit the detection and quantification of various nitrofuran and chloramphenicol residues in a number of animal based food products. This method is based
Daniel Rycroft et al.
PloS one, 10(2), e0117847-e0117847 (2015-02-18)
Interferon alpha (IFNα) is used for the treatment of hepatitis B virus infection, and whilst efficacious, it is associated with multiple adverse events caused by systemic exposure to interferon. We therefore hypothesise that targeting IFN directly to the intended site
Karolien Hollanders et al.
Investigative ophthalmology & visual science, 56(2), 1335-1348 (2015-01-30)
Rho kinase (ROCK) is associated with VEGF-driven angiogenesis, as well as with inflammation and fibrosis. Therefore, the effect of AMA0428, a novel ROCK inhibitor, was studied in these processes, which highly contribute to the pathogenesis of neovascular AMD. The effect
Elizabeth A Ennis et al.
ACS chemical neuroscience, 6(3), 417-427 (2015-01-07)
The high-affinity choline transporter (CHT) is the rate-limiting determinant of acetylcholine (ACh) synthesis, yet the transporter remains a largely undeveloped target for the detection and manipulation of synaptic cholinergic signaling. To expand CHT pharmacology, we pursued a high-throughput screen for
Miyeoun Song et al.
Cell transplantation, 24(2), 183-190 (2014-01-02)
The long-term effect of magnetically targeted neural stem cells in a rat focal cerebral ischemia model was investigated. In middle cerebral artery occlusion (MCAO) stroke model rats, ferumoxide-labeled human neural stem cells (hNSCs) were injected into the tail vein. MCAO
Evelien A W Smits et al.
Journal of liposome research, 25(1), 46-57 (2014-07-02)
Besides the development of sample preparation methods for the determination of separate liposomal-encapsulated prednisolone phosphate and non-encapsulated prednisolone concentrations in murine plasma and blood, this article also presents the first description of an accurate sample preparation method for the determination
Johanna Kaartinen et al.
Veterinary journal (London, England : 1997), 202(2), 353-360 (2014-09-10)
The haemodynamic interactions of a step infusion with medetomidine (MED) and the peripherally acting alpha-2 antagonist MK-467 (MK) were compared with MED infused alone in isoflurane-anaesthetised dogs. Eight purposely-bred Beagles were used in a randomised crossover study. Anaesthesia was induced
Juan F Callejas et al.
ACS nano, 8(11), 11101-11107 (2014-09-25)
Nanostructured transition-metal phosphides have recently emerged as Earth-abundant alternatives to platinum for catalyzing the hydrogen-evolution reaction (HER), which is central to several clean energy technologies because it produces molecular hydrogen through the electrochemical reduction of water. Iron-based catalysts are very
Dragana P Srebro et al.
The Tohoku journal of experimental medicine, 234(4), 287-293 (2014-12-09)
The N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor, an ionotropic glutamate receptor, may play a significant role in the development and maintenance of an inflammatory pain. Activation of NMDA receptors may cause nitric oxide (NO) release through activation of NO synthase (NOS). MK-801, a
Motoko Sasaki et al.
Liver international : official journal of the International Association for the Study of the Liver, 35(3), 1024-1035 (2014-04-10)
Combined hepatocellular-cholangiocarcinoma (cHC-CC), a malignant liver tumour with poor prognosis, is composed of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), cholangiocarcinoma (CC) and diverse components with intermediate features between HCC and CC, which correspond to hepatic progenitor cells. According to the WHO classification 2010
M Jenda et al.
Progress in neuro-psychopharmacology & biological psychiatry, 57, 166-175 (2014-12-03)
Previous studies have indicated that metabotropic glutamate receptors 7 (mGluR7s) are involved in drug addiction. However, the role of these receptors in drug-induced behavioral sensitization is unknown. The aim of the present study was to determine whether systemic injection of
Maha Hegazy et al.
Journal of chromatographic science, 52(9), 1071-1081 (2013-11-20)
A simple and sensitive stability indicating HPLC method was developed and validated for quantitative determination of Nitazoxanide (NTZ), a new antiprotozoal drug, in presence of degradation products generated under forced alkaline hydrolysis. Chromatographic separation was achieved on Inertsil C8-3 column
José M Garcia et al.
The Lancet. Oncology, 16(1), 108-116 (2014-12-20)
Cancer anorexia-cachexia syndrome is associated with increased morbidity and mortality. Anamorelin is an oral ghrelin-receptor agonist with appetite-enhancing and anabolic activity. We assessed the effects of anamorelin on body composition, strength, quality of life, biochemical markers, and safety in patients
Lukas Horvath et al.
Audiology & neuro-otology, 20(1), 51-61 (2014-11-28)
Activin, a member of the TGF-F superfamily, was found to play an important role in the development, repair and apoptosis of different tissues and organs. Accordingly, activin signaling is involved in the development of the cochlea. Activin binds to its
Daniel E Morrison et al.
Chemistry (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany), 20(50), 16602-16612 (2014-10-18)
A structure-activity relationship study of a library of novel bifunctional Gd(III) complexes covalently linked to arylphosphonium cations is reported. Such complexes have been designed for potential application in binary cancer therapies such as neutron capture therapy and photon activation therapy.
Miriam Payá-Milans et al.
Phytochemistry, 111, 27-36 (2015-01-27)
The acyl-[acyl carrier protein]:sn-1-glycerol-3-phosphate acyltransferase (GPAT; E.C. catalyzes the first step of glycerolipid assembly within the stroma of the chloroplast. In the present study, the sunflower (Helianthus annuus, L.) stromal GPAT was cloned, sequenced and characterized. We identified a
Yun Li et al.
Journal of chromatography. A, 1392, 28-36 (2015-03-22)
A new dendrimer-functionalized mesoporous silica material based on large-pore 3D cubic Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology-6 (KIT-6) was synthesized by the growing of dendritic branches inside the mesopores of aminopropyl functionalized KIT-6. Detailed physical characterizations using transmission electron
Makiko Shimizu et al.
Drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics, 30(1), 70-74 (2015-03-12)
Human flavin-containing monooxygenase 3 (FMO3) in the liver catalyzes a variety of oxygenations of nitrogen- and sulfur-containing medicines and xenobiotic substances. Because of growing interest in drug interactions mediated by polymorphic FMO3, benzydamine N-oxygenation by human FMO3 was investigated as
Samar M Abouelatta et al.
European journal of pharmaceutics and biopharmaceutics : official journal of Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Pharmazeutische Verfahrenstechnik e.V, 89, 82-92 (2014-12-03)
The challenge in developing oral drug delivery systems of poorly soluble basic drugs is primarily due to their pH dependent solubility. Cinnarizine (CNZ), a model for a poorly soluble basic drug, has pH dependent solubility; where it dissolves readily at
Qistina Pilson et al.
Experimental eye research, 132, 109-114 (2015-01-15)
Impression cytology (IC) is an easy and safe technique that has been used in the past for harvesting epithelial cells from the cornea and conjunctiva for various applications including histology, immunohistology and molecular studies. Previous investigations have shown the usage
Silvia Pescina et al.
Journal of pharmaceutical sciences, 104(1), 63-71 (2014-11-14)
In this paper, an ex vivo model for the study of the transcorneal permeation of drugs, based on porcine tissues, was evaluated. The setup is characterized by ease of realization, absence of O₂ and CO₂ bubbling and low cost; additionally
Dayong Wang et al.
Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD, 43(2), 519-534 (2014-08-13)
The stress protein heme oxygenase-1 (HO-1) is upregulated and co-localizes to pathological features, including tauopathies in the brains of individuals with Alzheimer's disease. However, the relationship between HO-1 and Alzheimer's disease remains unclear. In our previous research, the long-term overexpression
Kan Liu et al.
Bioresource technology, 176, 88-97 (2014-12-03)
Eastern redcedar is an invasive softwood species in Oklahoma and across grasslands in the Central Plains of the United States and potential feedstock for butanol production. Butanol has higher energy content than ethanol and can be upgraded to jet and
Oliver Wahl et al.
Journal of pharmaceutical and biomedical analysis, 102, 100-109 (2014-09-30)
Magnesium supplementation in form of organic magnesium salts is a very popular practice. We examined the enantiomeric purity of "Magnesium aspartate dihydrate" monographed in the European Pharmacopeia. A chiral capillary zone electrophoresis using (2-hydroxypropyl)-β-cyclodextrin coupled to laser induced fluorescence detection
Nicole M Payton et al.
Journal of pharmaceutical sciences, 103(12), 3869-3878 (2014-10-14)
Because aqueous liposomal formulations containing multiply unsaturated lipids are susceptible to chemical degradation, these formulations are often lyophilized. Despite their limited chemical stability, interest in the use of multiply unsaturated lipids to promote intracellular delivery has increased considerably in recent
Chiara Voltolini et al.
Endocrinology, 156(2), 670-679 (2014-11-27)
The purpose of the study was to investigate urocortin (Ucn)2 involvement in placental and myometrial inflammatory pathways associated with parturition by evaluating: 1) Ucn2 and its receptor, CRH-receptor type 2 (CRH-R2), expression in laboring/nonlaboring human gestational tissues and in mouse
Emre Aslan et al.
Chemistry (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany), 21(12), 4585-4589 (2015-02-05)
The electrochemical deposition of Cu nanoparticles with an average diameter of approximately 25-35 nm has been reported at liquid-liquid interfaces by using the organic-phase electron-donor decamethylferrocene (DMFc). The electrodeposited Cu nanoparticles display excellent catalytic activity for the hydrogen evolution reaction (HER);
Mei Po Chan et al.
Nature communications, 6, 5853-5853 (2015-01-21)
DNase II digests DNA in endolysosomes. In the absence of DNase II, undigested DNA activates cytoplasmic DNA-sensing pathways. Little is known, however, about the role of DNase II in endolysosomal DNA sensing by TLR9. Here we show that DNase II
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