Affiliation: Institute of Zoology
- Effects of rhFSH regimen and time interval on ovarian responses to repeated stimulation cycles in rhesus monkeys during a physiologic breeding seasonS Yang
Kunming Primate Research Center and Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Yunnan Key Laboratory for Animal Reproduction, Kunming, Yunnan, PR China
Theriogenology 70:108-14. 2008..In conclusion, rhesus monkeys were likely to have similar ovarian responses to repeated stimulation with the same regimen spaced at least two MCs apart...
- A comparative approach to somatic cell nuclear transfer in the rhesus monkeyQ Zhou
State Key Lab of Reproductive Biology, Institute of Zoology, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Hum Reprod 21:2564-71. 2006..Employing the rhesus monkey as a clinically relevant animal model, we have compared a conventional electrofusion method for SCNT with a one-step micromanipulation (OSM) method...
- Effects of rhFSH dose on ovarian follicular response, oocyte recovery and embryo development in rhesus monkeysS Yang
Kunming Primate Research Center and Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Yunnan Key Laboratory for Animal Reproduction, Kunming, Yunnan 650223, PR China
Theriogenology 67:1194-201. 2007....
- Developmental potential of mouse embryos reconstructed from metaphase embryonic stem cell nucleiQ Zhou
, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, 78352 Jouy en Josas, France
Biol Reprod 65:412-9. 2001..9% of activated oocytes), the postimplantation development was characterized by a high and rapid mortality. Our data provide a clear situation to explore the long-lasting effects that can be induced by early reprogramming events...
- Photoprotection of bacterial-derived melanin against ultraviolet A-induced cell death and its potential application as an active sunscreenJ Geng
State Key Laboratory of Virology, College of Life Sciences, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 22:852-8. 2008..The increase in the incidence of non-melanoma skin tumours, photoaging, and immunosuppression demand for more effective sunscreen on ultraviolet A (UVA) irradiation...
- Reprogramming following somatic cell nuclear transfer in primates is dependent upon nuclear remodelingS M Mitalipov
Division of Reproductive Sciences, Oregon National Primate Research Center, Oregon Health and Science University, 505 NW 185th Avenue, Beaverton, OR 97006, USA
Hum Reprod 22:2232-42. 2007..Given prior difficulties in SCNT in primates using conventional protocols, we hypothesized that the ability of cytoplasts to induce nuclear remodeling was instrumental in efficient reprogramming...
- Ethanol-induced effects on opioid peptides in adult male Wistar rats are dependent on early environmental factorsL Gustafsson
Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences, Division of Pharmacology, Uppsala University, P O Box 591, SE 751 24 Uppsala, Sweden
Neuroscience 146:1137-49. 2007..The altered sensitivity of the opioid peptides to ethanol may contribute to the previously reported differences in ethanol intake between MS15 and MS360 rats...
- A3 domain residue Glu1829 contributes to A2 subunit retention in factor VIIIaH Wakabayashi
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
J Thromb Haemost 5:996-1001. 2007..A primary reason for the instability of FVIIIa is the tendency for the A2 subunit to dissociate from FVIIIa leading to an inactive cofactor and consequent loss of FXase activity...
- Clustered basic residues within segment 484-510 of the factor VIIIa A2 subunit contribute to the catalytic efficiency for factor Xa generationP V Jenkins
Department of Biochemistry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
J Thromb Haemost 2:452-8. 2004....
- Concentration dependent stereoselectivity of propafenone N-depropylation metabolism with human hepatic recombinant CYP1A2Q Zhou
Department of Pharmaceutical Analysis and Drug Metabolism, College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The Second Hospital Affiliated to College of Medicinal Sciences, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang P.R. China
Pharmazie 58:651-3. 2003..There is interaction between S- and R-propafenone. R-(-)-propafenone inhibited the metabolism of S-(+)-propafenone with IC50 0.225 mmol/L for human CYP1A2...
- Chiral reversed phase high-performance liquid chromatography for determining propranolol enantiomers in transgenic Chinese hamster CHL cell lines expressing human cytochrome P450Q Zhou
Department of Pharmaceutical Analysis and Drug Metabolism, College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Zhejiang University, Zhejiang 310031, Hangzhou, People's Republic of China
J Biochem Biophys Methods 54:369-76. 2002..The reproducibility of the assay is satisfactory (RSD < 10%). The method allowed study of the depletion of S-(-)- and R-(+)-propranolol in transgenic Chinese hamster CHL cell lines expressing CYP3A4, CYP2C18 and CYP2C9...
- Multiple interactions of the cytosolic polyproline region of the CD95 ligand: hints for the reverse signal transduction capacity of a death factorJ Wenzel
Institute for Immunology, Christian Albrechts University, Michaelisstrasse 5, 24105 Kiel, Germany
FEBS Lett 509:255-62. 2001..These results may help to explain the costimulatory capacity of CD95L...
- Rapid induction of histone hyperacetylation and cellular differentiation in human breast tumor cell lines following degradation of histone deacetylase-1Q Zhou
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506, USA
J Biol Chem 275:35256-63. 2000..We conclude that quinidine is a breast tumor cell differentiating agent that causes the loss of HDAC1 via a proteasomal sensitive mechanism...
- The Ski oncoprotein interacts with the Smad proteins to repress TGFbeta signalingK Luo
Life Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory LBNL, Berkeley, California 94720 USA
Genes Dev 13:2196-206. 1999..Our studies suggest a new paradigm for inactivation of the Smad proteins by an oncoprotein through transcriptional repression...
- Identity of the residues responsible for the species-restricted complement inhibitory function of human CD59X J Zhao
Blood Research Institute, The Blood Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201 2178, USA
J Biol Chem 273:10665-71. 1998....
- Molecular cloning of human plasma membrane phospholipid scramblase. A protein mediating transbilayer movement of plasma membrane phospholipidsQ Zhou
Blood Research Institute, The Blood Center of Southeastern Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201 2178, USA
J Biol Chem 272:18240-4. 1997..PL scramblase mRNA was found in a variety of hematologic and nonhematologic cells and tissues, suggesting that this protein functions in all cells...
- Elimination of potential sites of glycosylation fails to abrogate complement regulatory function of cell surface CD59R P Rother
Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
J Biol Chem 271:23842-5. 1996..These data suggest that the MAC inhibitory function of CD59 is entirely provided by residues exposed at the surface of the core polypeptide and that this core structure is not influenced by glycosylation at Asn18...
- Cloning of a transcriptionally active human TATA binding factorC C Kao
Department of Microbiology, Molecular Biology Institute, University of California, Los Angeles 90024 1570
Science 248:1646-50. 1990..Expression of DNA in reticulocyte lysates or in Escherichia coli yielded a protein that was competent for both DNA binding and transcription activation...