Mohammad R Irhimeh
Affiliation: University of Tasmania
- A quantitative method to detect fucoidan in human plasma using a novel antibodyM R Irhimeh
Haematology Oncology Unit, Royal Hobart Hospital, and Discipline of Medicine, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Methods Find Exp Clin Pharmacol 27:705-10. 2005..High-molecular-weight fucoidan can be detected in plasma using an ELISA competitive assay based on a novel antibody to sulfated polysaccharides...
- Fucoidan ingestion increases the expression of CXCR4 on human CD34+ cellsMohammad R Irhimeh
Discipline of Medicine, Clinical School, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia
Exp Hematol 35:989-94. 2007..Disruption of the interaction between the cell surface receptor CXCR4 and its ligand stromal derived factor-1 (SDF-1) is a mechanism for HPC release from the bone marrow into the peripheral blood (PB)...
- Pilot clinical study to evaluate the anticoagulant activity of fucoidanMohammad R Irhimeh
Clinical Haematology and Medical Oncology Unit, Royal Hobart Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 20:607-10. 2009..Thus, fucoidan in the form used in this study does not seem to have an oral anticoagulant activity, but it has a very strong in-vitro anticoagulant activity...