Han X, Pires L, Browne J, Sullivan C, Zhao W, Feng X. Increased Expression of MuRF1 Is Associated with Radiation-induced Laryngeal Muscle Atrophy. Anticancer Res. 2015;35:6049-56 pubmed
..MuRF1 may play an important role in the radiation-induced protein degradation in the laryngeal muscles and warrants further investigation. ..
Feng X, Matsuo K, Zhang T, Hu Y, Mays A, Browne J, et al
. MicroRNA Profiling and Target Genes Related to Metastasis of Salivary Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma. Anticancer Res. 2017;37:3473-3481 pubmed
..05). miR-99a, miR-155, miR-130a, miR-342, and miR-205 may play a role in metastasis of SACC. MiR-155 may be involved in SACC metastasis through UBA2 pathways, and UBA2 may function as a biomarker/mediator of SACC metastasis. ..
Feng X, Zhang T, Xu Z, Choi S, Qian J, Furdui C, et al
. Myosin heavy chain isoform expression in the Vastus Lateralis muscle of aging African green vervet monkeys. Exp Gerontol. 2012;47:601-7 pubmed publisher
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. Aging-related geniohyoid muscle atrophy is related to aspiration status in healthy older adults. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2013;68:853-60 pubmed publisher
..These findings suggest that GH muscle atrophy may be a component of decreased swallowing safety and aspiration in older adults and warrants further investigation. ..
Feng X, Zhang T, Ralston E, Ludlow C. Differences in neuromuscular junctions of laryngeal and limb muscles in rats. Laryngoscope. 2012;122:1093-8 pubmed publisher
..Differences in NMJs between male and female rats were found only in the TA muscle, suggesting an underlying mechanism for some gender-specific laryngeal disorders related to abnormal TA muscle activity. ..