Min Zhang

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Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hospital outpatients are satisfactory for case-control studies on cancer and diet in China: a comparison of population versus hospital controls
    Lin Li
    School of Population Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:2723-9. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Tubal ligation and survival of ovarian cancer patients
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 38:40-7. 2012
  3. pmc Comorbidity and repeat admission to hospital for adverse drug reactions in older adults: retrospective cohort study
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    BMJ 338:a2752. 2009
  4. pmc Low-to-moderate alcohol intake and breast cancer risk in Chinese women
    M Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Br J Cancer 105:1089-95. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Effect of dietary intake of isoflavones on the estrogen and progesterone receptor status of breast cancer
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Nutr Cancer 62:765-73. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Intake of specific carotenoids and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Perth, WA, Australia
    Br J Nutr 98:187-93. 2007
  7. pmc Repeat adverse drug reactions causing hospitalization in older Australians: a population-based longitudinal study 1980-2003
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia and Genomics Directorate, Department of Health, Perth Business Centre, Perth, Australia
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 63:163-70. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Dietary intake of isoflavones and breast cancer risk by estrogen and progesterone receptor status
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, WA, 6009, Australia
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 118:553-63. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Green tea and the prevention of breast cancer: a case-control study in Southeast China
    Min Zhang
    The School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Carcinogenesis 28:1074-8. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Dietary intakes of mushrooms and green tea combine to reduce the risk of breast cancer in Chinese women
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Int J Cancer 124:1404-8. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Hospital outpatients are satisfactory for case-control studies on cancer and diet in China: a comparison of population versus hospital controls
    Lin Li
    School of Population Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:2723-9. 2013
    ..To investigate the internal validity of a food-frequency questionnaire (FFQ) developed for use in Chinese women and to compare habitual dietary intakes between population and hospital controls measured by the FFQ...
  2. doi request reprint Tubal ligation and survival of ovarian cancer patients
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 38:40-7. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate associations between ovarian cancer survival and reproductive, gynecological and hormone factors...
  3. pmc Comorbidity and repeat admission to hospital for adverse drug reactions in older adults: retrospective cohort study
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    BMJ 338:a2752. 2009
    ..To identify factors that predict repeat admission to hospital for adverse drug reactions (ADRs) in older adults...
  4. pmc Low-to-moderate alcohol intake and breast cancer risk in Chinese women
    M Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Br J Cancer 105:1089-95. 2011
    ..Despite extensive investigation of the association between alcohol consumption and breast cancer risk, effect of low-to-moderate alcohol intake on breast cancer incidence has been inconsistent...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of dietary intake of isoflavones on the estrogen and progesterone receptor status of breast cancer
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Nutr Cancer 62:765-73. 2010
    ..We conclude that higher intake of daidzein and genistein before diagnosis was associated with ER and PR positive status in premenopausal Chinese women with breast cancer. The association might confer a more favorable prognosis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Intake of specific carotenoids and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Perth, WA, Australia
    Br J Nutr 98:187-93. 2007
    ..76) for lutein and zeaxanthin, and 0.33 (95 % CI 0.20, 0.56) for total carotenoids, with statistically significant tests for trend. It is concluded that a higher intake of carotenoids can reduce the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer...
  7. pmc Repeat adverse drug reactions causing hospitalization in older Australians: a population-based longitudinal study 1980-2003
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia and Genomics Directorate, Department of Health, Perth Business Centre, Perth, Australia
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 63:163-70. 2007
    ..To examine trends in the rate of repeat adverse drug reactions (ADRs) causing hospitalization in older Australians and to identify the most common ADRs and drugs most often implicated in repeat and first-time ADRs...
  8. doi request reprint Dietary intake of isoflavones and breast cancer risk by estrogen and progesterone receptor status
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, WA, 6009, Australia
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 118:553-63. 2009
    ..Future studies are required to fully understand the complex regulation of isoflavone on breast cancer by tumor hormone status...
  9. ncbi request reprint Green tea and the prevention of breast cancer: a case-control study in Southeast China
    Min Zhang
    The School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Carcinogenesis 28:1074-8. 2007
    ..We conclude that regular consumption of green tea can protect against breast cancer. More research to closely examine the relationship between tea consumption and breast cancer risk is warranted...
  10. doi request reprint Dietary intakes of mushrooms and green tea combine to reduce the risk of breast cancer in Chinese women
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Int J Cancer 124:1404-8. 2009
    ..More research is warranted to examine the effects of dietary mushrooms and mechanism of joint effects of phytochemicals on breast cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Green tea consumption enhances survival of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Min Zhang
    School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    Int J Cancer 112:465-9. 2004
    ..The corresponding dose-response relationships were significant (p < 0.05). We conclude that increasing the consumption of green tea post-diagnosis may enhance epithelial ovarian cancer survival...
  12. doi request reprint Population versus hospital controls in the assessment of dietary intake of isoflavone for case-control studies on cancers in China
    Lin Li
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia
    Nutr Cancer 65:390-7. 2013
    ..The study found that hospital outpatient controls were comparable to population controls in measured dietary intake of isoflavone in the Chinese hospital setting...
  13. pmc Population versus hospital controls for case-control studies on cancers in Chinese hospitals
    Lin Li
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:167. 2011
    ..Correct control selection is crucial to the internal validity of case-control studies. Little information exists on differences between population and hospital controls in case-control studies on cancers in Chinese hospital setting...
  14. ncbi request reprint Tea consumption and ovarian cancer risk: a case-control study in China
    Min Zhang
    School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:713-8. 2002
    ..We concluded that increasing frequency and duration of tea drinking, especially green tea, can reduce the risk of ovarian cancer. However, the protective effects of black tea and Oolong tea need to be additionally investigated...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sedentary behaviours and epithelial ovarian cancer risk
    Min Zhang
    School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 15:83-9. 2004
    ..To investigate the effects of sedentary behaviours on the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer...
  16. ncbi request reprint Soy and isoflavone intake are associated with reduced risk of ovarian cancer in southeast china
    Min Zhang
    School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    Nutr Cancer 49:125-30. 2004
    ..35 (95% CI = 0.22-0.58), 0.49 (95% CI = 0.29-0.81), 0.52 (95% CI = 0.31-0.87), 0.50 (95% CI = 0.30-0.84), and 0.59 (95% CI = 0.35-0.97), respectively...
  17. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the initiation and duration of breastfeeding by Chinese mothers in Perth, Western Australia
    Lin Li
    School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
    J Hum Lact 20:188-95. 2004
    ..Health professionals can provide invaluable support for mothers initiating and continuing breastfeeding in this population. Prenatal education also needs to emphasize the ways in which fathers can support and contribute to breastfeeding...
  18. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and epithelial ovarian cancer risk: a case-control study in China
    Min Zhang
    School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    Int J Cancer 105:838-43. 2003
    ..13 (95% CI 0.03-0.64) and 0.45 (95% CI 0.24-0.85), respectively. Increasing duration of moderate activity in post-menopausal women also appeared to be protective against ovarian cancer, with adjusted OR 0.36 (95% CI 0.18-0.73)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Body weight and body mass index and ovarian cancer risk: a case-control study in China
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 98:228-34. 2005
    ..To investigate the association between ovarian cancer risk and body height, weight, and BMI...
  20. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of hospital controls according to willingness to participate in a cancer genetic epidemiologic research in China
    Lin Li
    School of Population Health, Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 12:2323-8. 2011
    ..Little information exists about the willingness to participate in genetic cancer research in China...
  21. ncbi request reprint Body mass index in relation to ovarian cancer survival
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health The University of Western Australia 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009 Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1307-10. 2005
    ..The HR was 3.31 (95% CI, 1.26-8.73) among patients who had been overweight or obese at age 21 years, but a linear dose-response was not found. We conclude that premorbid BMI may have independent prognostic significance in ovarian cancer...
  22. doi request reprint Factors associated with breastfeeding duration: a 30-month cohort study in northwest China
    Ping Liu
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    J Hum Lact 29:253-9. 2013
    ..Factors associated with breastfeeding need to be explored in the northwest of China...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and nutrient intake of adult women in south-east China: a nutrition study in Zhejiang province
    Min Zhang
    School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 11:13-21. 2002
    ..There were also significant differences in dietary pattern and food consumption between these two groups of women. Further improvements in dietary intake for those residing in the south-east rural areas of China are needed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for late cervical lymph node metastases in patients with stage I or II carcinoma of the tongue
    Hideo Kurokawa
    Second Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kyushu Dental College, 2 6 1 Manazuru, Kitakyushu City, 803 8580, Japan
    Head Neck 24:731-6. 2002
    ..This study analyzed the clinicopathologic factors associated with late cervical lymph node metastases in patients with carcinoma of the tongue...
  25. ncbi request reprint Family average income and body mass index above the healthy weight range among urban and rural residents in regional Mainland China
    Fei Xu
    Nanjing Municipal Center for Disease Control and Prevention, 2 Zizhulin, Nanjing 210003, People s Republic of China
    Public Health Nutr 8:47-51. 2005
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  26. ncbi request reprint Dietary carotenoids and risk of breast cancer in Chinese women
    Jiang ping Huang
    Women s Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, P R China
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 16:437-42. 2007
    ..More research to examine the relationship between carotenoids and breast cancer risk is warranted...
  27. doi request reprint A pilot study of the association of low plasma adiponectin and Barrett's esophagus
    Joel H Rubenstein
    Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:1358-64. 2008
    ..We aimed to estimate the effect of circulating adiponectin on the risk of Barrett's esophagus (BE), an accepted precursor of EAC, controlling for GERD symptoms and other potential confounders...
  28. ncbi request reprint Reproductive and dietary risk factors for epithelial ovarian cancer in China
    Min Zhang
    School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth WA 6845, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 92:320-6. 2004
    ..A case-control study was conducted to investigate the effects of reproductive and dietary risk factors on ovarian cancer risk in China...
  29. ncbi request reprint A risk-predictive score for cardiogenic shock after acute myocardial infarction in Chinese patients
    Min Zhang
    Department of Cardiology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Kunming University of Medical Sciences, Kunming, Yunnan 650032, PR China
    Clin Cardiol 30:171-6. 2007
    ..The goal of this study is to develop a risk-predictive score for cardiogenic shock after AMI, among Chinese patients, so as to guide clinicians to prevent cardiogenic shock...
  30. ncbi request reprint Medullary hemorrhagic infarction after radiation for nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Jian Ren Liu
    Department of Neurology, Second Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, China
    Intern Med 46:611-5. 2007
    ..Hemorrhagic infarction in this patient was likely associated with the radiotherapy. Radiotherapy is the first choice of treatment for nasopharyngeal carcinoma, however, it may induce fatal medullary hemorrhagic infarction...
  31. ncbi request reprint MDR1 gene polymorphisms and risk of recurrence in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma after liver transplantation
    Liming Wu
    Key Lab of Combined Multi Organ Transplantation, Ministry of Public Health, First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, People s Republic of China
    J Surg Oncol 96:62-8. 2007
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate the association between three polymorphisms (C1236T, G2677A/T, C3435T) of Multidrug resistance 1 (MDR1) gene and the risk of recurrence after LT...
  32. ncbi request reprint Altered vitamin A homeostasis and increased size and adiposity in the rdh1-null mouse
    Min Zhang
    Nutritional Science and Toxicology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3104, USA
    FASEB J 21:2886-96. 2007
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  33. ncbi request reprint Direct process integration of extraction and expanded bed adsorption in the recovery of crocetin derivatives from Fructus Gardenia
    Min Zhang
    Modern Engineering Center for Traditional Chinese Medicine, School of Pharmacy, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai 200237, China
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 858:220-6. 2007
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  34. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of physician-diagnosed COPD and its association with smoking among urban and rural residents in regional mainland China
    Fei Xu
    Nanjing Municipal Center for Disease Control and Prevention, 2 Zizhulin, Nanjing, ROC 210003
    Chest 128:2818-23. 2005
    ..To investigate the prevalence of physician-diagnosed COPD and to explore the relationship between the total amount of cigarettes smoked (TACS) and COPD among urban and rural adults in Nanjing, China...
  35. ncbi request reprint No association exists between E-cadherin gene polymorphism and tumor recurrence in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma after transplantation
    Xiao Dong Li
    Key Laboratory of Combined Multi organ Transplantation, Ministry of Public Health Key Laboratory of Organ Transplantation Zhejiang Province, First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou 310003, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 6:254-8. 2007
    ..This allelic variation may be a potential genetic marker for identifying those individuals at higher risk for invasive/metastatic disease...
  36. pmc Prognostic value of p16 in locally advanced prostate cancer: a study based on Radiation Therapy Oncology Group Protocol 9202
    Arnab Chakravarti
    Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Department of Radiation Oncology, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:3082-9. 2007
    ..In the present study, we examined the prognostic value of p16 expression in men with locally advanced prostate cancer who were enrolled on Radiation Therapy Oncology Group protocol 9202...
  37. ncbi request reprint Chinese mothers' knowledge and attitudes about breastfeeding in Perth, Western Australia
    Lin Li
    School of Public Health, Curtin University, GPO Box U 1987, Perth 6845, Western Australia
    Breastfeed Rev 11:13-9. 2003
    ..The higher the family income, the less preference toward breastfeeding. These findings highlighted the significance of social and cultural factors that impact on the women's decisions to initiate and maintain breastfeeding...
  38. ncbi request reprint Expression of PLK1 and survivin in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma
    Lin Liu
    Department of Hematology, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430022, China
    Leuk Lymphoma 48:2179-83. 2007
    ..The results suggest that there is a significant relationship between over expression of PLK1, the clinical features and survival time. Compared with survivin, PLK1 seems to be a better independent prognostic factor for DLBCL...
  39. pmc A paradox: insulin inhibits expression and secretion of resistin which induces insulin resistance
    Feng Liu
    Institute of Pediatrics of Nanjing Maternity and Child Health Hospital of the Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing 210004, Jiangsu Province, China
    World J Gastroenterol 14:95-100. 2008
    ..To confirm whether insulin regulates resistin expression and secretion during differentiation of 3T3-L1 preadipocytes and the relationship of resistin with insulin resistance both in vivo and in vitro...
  40. ncbi request reprint [Expression and prognostic value of Polo-like kinase 1, E-cadherin in the patients with hepatocellular carcinoma]
    Xu jian Chen
    Key Laboratory of Combined Multi organ Transplantation, The First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310003, China
    Zhonghua Wai Ke Za Zhi 45:1354-8. 2007
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint [Candida species distribution in the patients with high risk of deep fungal infections and relevant risk factors: a prospective cohort study]
    Jin Yu
    Research Center for Medical Mycology, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing, China
    Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 87:2991-3. 2007
    ..To study the distribution of Candida spp. in the patients with high-risk of fungal infection and the risk factors of deep candidiasis...
  42. doi request reprint Polo-like kinase 1 as a new target for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma treatment
    Lin Liu
    Department of Hematology, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
    Oncology 74:96-103. 2008
    ..The study was devised to detect expression of polo-like kinase 1 (PLK1) in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) and assess its value as a new target for NHL treatment...
  43. doi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: Hangzhou experiences
    Shu Sen Zheng
    Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, People s Republic of China
    Transplantation 85:1726-32. 2008
    ..This study was designed to summarize our experience in LT for HCC patients and establish a new set of criteria for patient selection and prognosis prediction...
  44. pmc A homozygous mutation in a novel zinc-finger protein, ERIS, is responsible for Wolfram syndrome 2
    Sami Amr
    Department of Human Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 81:673-83. 2007
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  45. ncbi request reprint Compositional analysis and preliminary toxicological evaluation of a tea polysaccharide conjugate
    Haixia Chen
    School of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology, Tianjin University, Tianjin, 300072, People s Republic of China
    J Agric Food Chem 55:2256-60. 2007
    ..It might be a candidate of dietary supplements besides the bioactivities as a polysaccharide...
  46. pmc Bayesian profiling of molecular signatures to predict event times
    Dabao Zhang
    Department of Statistics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 2067, USA
    Theor Biol Med Model 4:3. 2007
    ..Statistically, we are challenged by the large number of candidates but only a small number of patients in the study, and the right-censored clinical data further complicate the analysis...
  47. ncbi request reprint Effects of readily dispersible colloid on adsorption and transport of Zn, Cu, and Pb in soils
    Min Zhang
    College of Resources and Environment, Shandong Agricultural University, Taian 271018, China
    Environ Int 31:840-4. 2005
    ..Therefore, Zn had greater tendency for the groundwater pollution than Cu and Pb, and Pb tends to contaminate the surface soils...
  48. ncbi request reprint Relationship between BMD and Zn, Cu, Ca levels in the hair and meal in elderly people
    Wanli Li
    Department of Immunology, School of Basic Medical Sciences, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430030, China
    J Huazhong Univ Sci Technolog Med Sci 25:97-9. 2005
    ..The Zn, Cu and Ca levels in the meal nutrients were correlated with BMD to some degrees. Lack of Ca and Zn in the meal can cause the reduction of BMD...
  49. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of gallstone in Nanjing City in China]
    Pei Xu
    Department of Chronic Disease, Nanjing City Center for Disease Prevention and Control, Nanjing 210003, China
    Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Xue Za Zhi 25:928. 2004
  50. ncbi request reprint Activation and coreceptor expression of T lymphocytes in HIV/AIDS patients of China
    Hong Shang
    AIDS Research Center, The First Affiliated Hospital, China Medical University, Shenyang, People s Republic of China
    J Clin Immunol 25:68-72. 2005
    ..The activation on T lymphocytes and the expression of CCR5 on T lymphocytes in HIV/AIDS patients of China are significantly correlated with disease progression...
  51. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological properties of ABT-239 [4-(2-{2-[(2R)-2-Methylpyrrolidinyl]ethyl}-benzofuran-5-yl)benzonitrile]: II. Neurophysiological characterization and broad preclinical efficacy in cognition and schizophrenia of a potent and selective histamine H3 re
    Gerard B Fox
    Neuroscience Research, Global Pharmaceutical Research Division, Abbott Laboratories, AP9A, R4N5, Abbott Park, IL 60064 6115, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 313:176-90. 2005
    ..0 mg/kg), but not striatum. In summary, broad efficacy was observed with ABT-239 across animal models such that potential clinical efficacy may extend beyond disorders such as ADHD to include Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia...
  52. ncbi request reprint Selecting iodine-enriched vegetables and the residual effect of iodate application to soil
    Jiu lan Dai
    Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100085, China
    Biol Trace Elem Res 101:265-76. 2004
    ..Therefore, spinach was considered as an efficient vegetable for iodine biofortification. Further experiment showed that there is considerable residual effect of soil fertilization with iodate...
  53. ncbi request reprint Study on immunological status of Chinese HIV-infected individuals
    Hong Shang
    AIDS Research Center, The First Affiliated Hospital, China Medical University, Shenyang, PR China
    Microbiol Immunol 48:883-8. 2004
    ..05). Study on immunological status in HIV-infected Chinese is very important in predicting the disease progression and providing information for HAART therapy in China...
  54. ncbi request reprint Adsorption and desorption of iodine by various Chinese soils: I. Iodate
    Jiu lan Dai
    College of Environment and Resource, Shandong Agricultural University, Tai an 271018, China
    Environ Int 30:525-30. 2004
    ..The relationship between K(d) and free aluminum oxide and free iron oxide contents showed an exponential relationship for various soils with exception of the soil from Hetian in Xinjiang...
  55. ncbi request reprint Prevention and treatment of hepatic artery thrombosis after liver transplantation
    Shu Sen Zheng
    Centre of Organ Transplantation and Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, First Affiliated Hospital of Medical College, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310003, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 3:21-5. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to sum up our experiences in the prevention, diagnosis and management of HAT after liver transplantation...
  56. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience in liver transplantation from an organ transplantation center in China
    Shu Sen Zheng
    Department of Surgery, First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou 310003, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 1:487-91. 2002
    ..To sum up the experience in liver transplantation in a period of ten years at a single center...
  57. ncbi request reprint [Study on the composition of Lycium barbarum polysaccharides and its effects on the growth of weanling mice]
    Min Zhang
    Food Science Department, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan 430070, China
    Wei Sheng Yan Jiu 31:118-9. 2002
    ..The results showed that LBP-4 is composed of six kinds of monosaccharides that can enhance food conversion rate and the content of zinc and iron in body of mice, and reduce the body weight...
  58. ncbi request reprint Factor analysis of ethnic variation in the multiple metabolic (insulin resistance) syndrome in three Canadian populations
    T Kue Young
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3E 0W3
    Am J Hum Biol 14:649-58. 2002
    ..MMS is prevalent in diverse ethnic groups but varies in the pattern of phenotypic expression, with some components more prominent in some groups...
  59. ncbi request reprint [The value of orthotopic liver transplantation in the treatment of Klatskin tumor]
    Ting Bo Liang
    Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Center of Organ Transplantation, First Affiliated Hospital, Medical College of Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310003, China
    Zhonghua Wai Ke Za Zhi 43:972-5. 2005
    ..To document the indication and value of orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) for the patient with Klatskin tumor...
  60. ncbi request reprint Novel radiation-enhancing agents in malignant gliomas
    Min Zhang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Semin Radiat Oncol 16:29-37. 2006
    ..This article will review the role of both traditional nitrosurea-based and newer-generation chemotherapeutic and biotherapeutic agents when combined with radiation therapy for the treatment of malignant glioma patients...
  61. ncbi request reprint [Clinical characteristics of early-onset type 2 diabetes and risk factors associated with its chronic complications]
    Min Zhang
    Department of Endocrinology, First Hospital Affiliated to School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310003, China
    Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 86:2547-51. 2006
    ..To investigate the clinical characteristics of early-onset type 2 diabetes (EOD) and the risk factors associated with its chronic complications...
  62. ncbi request reprint [Background study of HIV-1 drug resistant mutations in treatment-naive patients in liaoning province]
    Xiao Xu Han
    Key Laboratory of AIDS Immunology of Ministry of Health, The First Affiliated Hospital, China Medical University, Shenyang 110001, China
    Zhongguo Yi Xue Ke Xue Yuan Xue Bao 28:632-6. 2006
    ..To collect background information on drug resistance mutations in treatment-naïve HIV-1 infected individuals in Liaoning Province...
  63. ncbi request reprint [Introcution of Australia Management of Prevention and Treatment for Occupational Exposure to Hepatitis and HIV (Hematogenous)]
    Huan qiang Wang
    Zhonghua Lao Dong Wei Sheng Zhi Ye Bing Za Zhi 24:637-8. 2006
  64. pmc Clinical and serological study of myasthenia gravis in HuBei Province, China
    Xiaofan Zhang
    Department of Neurology, Tongji Hospital, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:386-90. 2007
    ..Ocular and childhood myasthenia gravis (MG) cases seem relatively more common in Oriental than in Caucasian populations, but there have been no comprehensive serological studies on patients from mainland China...
  65. ncbi request reprint Expression of human CD226 on T cells and natural killer cells and of soluble CD226 in plasma of HIV-1-infected Chinese patients
    Xiaohui Ye
    Key Laboratory of Immunology of AIDS, Ministry of Health, First Affiliated Hospital, China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China
    Viral Immunol 19:576-81. 2006
    ..We conclude that CD226 may be involved in the immune response to HIV infection and that further experiments are needed to find the function of CD226 in the pathogenesis of HIV infection...
  66. pmc Peeling off the hidden genetic heterogeneities of cancers based on disease-relevant functional modules
    Jian Zhen Xu
    Department of Bioinformatics, Harbin Medical University, Harbin, China
    Mol Med 12:25-33. 2006
    ..The proposed modular approach is a promising computational strategy for peeling off genetic heterogeneities and understanding the modular mechanisms of human diseases such as cancers...
  67. ncbi request reprint Identification and characterization of NYGGF4, a novel gene containing a phosphotyrosine-binding (PTB) domain that stimulates 3T3-L1 preadipocytes proliferation
    Bin Wang
    Department of Pediatrics, Nanjing Maternity and Child Health Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China
    Gene 379:132-40. 2006
    ..And the NYGGF4 expression 3T3-L1 cells had a greater number of cells in S-phase. Our data suggest that NYGGF4 might be a signaling molecule and could play a role in cell growth and adipogenesis process...
  68. ncbi request reprint Reduced syndecan-1 expression is correlated with the histological grade of malignancy at the deep invasive front in oral squamous cell carcinoma
    Hideo Kurokawa
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Miyazaki Medical College, University of Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Japan
    J Oral Pathol Med 35:301-6. 2006
    ..This study evaluated the association between the loss of syndecan-1 expression and the histological grade of malignancy at the deep invasive front in O-SCC...
  69. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin II type 2 receptor gene polymorphisms and cardioprotective role in essential hypertension
    Min Zhang
    Department of Cardiology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Kunming Medical College, Kunming, Yunnan, PR China
    Heart Vessels 21:95-101. 2006
    ..Haplotypes of G/T rs5193-G/A rs5194 are not associated with essential hypertension. Among these haplotypes, T-A may be implicated in a cardioprotective role to protect hypertense subjects from left ventricular hypertrophy...
  70. ncbi request reprint Prevention of hepatitis B recurrence after liver transplantation using lamivudine or lamivudine combined with hepatitis B Immunoglobulin prophylaxis
    Shusen Zheng
    Department of Hepatobiliary Pancreatic Surgery, Key Lab of Combined Multi Organ Transplantation, Ministry of Public Health, First Affiliated Hospital of Medical College, Zhejiang University, Hang Zhou, PR China
    Liver Transpl 12:253-8. 2006
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint [Long-term results of 84 surgically treated patients with extrahepatic bile duct carcinoma]
    Shu Sen Zheng
    Department of Hepatobiliary Pancreatic Surgery, First Hospital, Medical College, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310003, China
    Zhonghua Zhong Liu Za Zhi 27:554-6. 2005
    ..Extrahepatic bile duct carcinoma is a rare but dismal malignacy. This study is conducted to show retrospective review and analysis of the correlation between the prognosis and different treatment modalities...
  72. ncbi request reprint Difference of cell cycle arrests induced by lidamycin in human breast cancer cells
    Xia Liu
    Institute of Medicinal Biotechnology, Peking Union Medical College, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, China
    Anticancer Drugs 17:173-9. 2006
    ..These findings are helpful in understanding the molecular anti-cancer mechanisms of LDM and support its clinical trials...
  73. ncbi request reprint Increased expression of neuropeptide Y and its mRNA in STZ-diabetic rats
    Mao Fu
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, West China University of Medical Sciences, Chengdu 610044, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 115:690-5. 2002
    ..To study the relationship between neuropeptide Y (NPY) and diabetes by examining the content and distribution of NPY and its mRNA expression in the hypothalamus and pancreas of STZ-diabetic rats...