C C Gluer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kiel
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Changes in cross-sectional area of spinal canal and vertebral body under 2 years of teriparatide treatment: results from the EUROFORS study
    R Schnell
    Medizinische Physik, Klinik für Diagnostische Radiologie, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Arnold Heller Strasse 3, Haus 13, Kiel 24105, Germany
    Calcif Tissue Int 87:130-6. 2010
  2. pmc Comparative effects of teriparatide and risedronate in glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in men: 18-month results of the EuroGIOPs trial
    Claus C Glüer
    Sektion Biomedizinische Bildgebung, Klinik für Diagnostische Radiologie, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Kiel, Germany
    J Bone Miner Res 28:1355-68. 2013
  3. pmc Preclinical evaluation of sunitinib as a single agent in the prophylactic setting in a mouse model of bone metastases
    Christian Schem
    Department of Gynecology, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Germany
    BMC Cancer 13:32. 2013
  4. pmc Assessment of anti-inflammatory tumor treatment efficacy by longitudinal monitoring employing sonographic micro morphology in a preclinical mouse model
    Sanjay Tiwari
    Division of Molecular Oncology, Institute for Experimental Cancer Research, Comprehensive Cancer Center North, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Germany
    BMC Med Imaging 11:15. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint [Parametric biomedical imaging--what defines the quality of quantitative radiological approaches?]
    C C Gluer
    Medizinische Physik, Klinik für Diagnostische Radiologie, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Kiel
    Rofo 178:1187-201. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality and performance measures in bone densitometry. Part 2: fracture risk
    C C Gluer
    Medizinische Physik, Klinik für Diagnostische Radiologie, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Osteoporos Int 17:1449-58. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Quantitative ultrasound: use in the detection of fractures and in the assessment of bone composition
    Claus C Glüer
    Medical Physics, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Michaelisstrasse 9, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Curr Osteoporos Rep 1:98-104. 2003
  8. doi request reprint A new quality of bone ultrasound research
    C C Gluer
    Medizinische Phys, Univ Schleswig Holstein, Kiel, Germany
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 55:1524-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Association of five quantitative ultrasound devices and bone densitometry with osteoporotic vertebral fractures in a population-based sample: the OPUS Study
    Claus C Glüer
    Medical Physics, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    J Bone Miner Res 19:782-93. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Ibandronate treatment reverses glucocorticoid-induced loss of bone mineral density and strength in minipigs
    C C Gluer
    Medical Physics, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Germany
    Bone 40:645-55. 2007

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Publications64

  1. pmc Changes in cross-sectional area of spinal canal and vertebral body under 2 years of teriparatide treatment: results from the EUROFORS study
    R Schnell
    Medizinische Physik, Klinik für Diagnostische Radiologie, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Arnold Heller Strasse 3, Haus 13, Kiel 24105, Germany
    Calcif Tissue Int 87:130-6. 2010
    ..On the other hand, the increases observed for vertebral CSA apparently also only minimally contribute to the mechanical strengthening of the vertebral body under teriparatide treatment...
  2. pmc Comparative effects of teriparatide and risedronate in glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in men: 18-month results of the EuroGIOPs trial
    Claus C Glüer
    Sektion Biomedizinische Bildgebung, Klinik für Diagnostische Radiologie, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Kiel, Germany
    J Bone Miner Res 28:1355-68. 2013
    ..6%) on risedronate developed new clinical fractures (p = 0.056). In conclusion, in this 18-month trial in men with GIO, teriparatide showed larger improvements in spinal BMD, microstructure, and FE-derived strength than risedronate...
  3. pmc Preclinical evaluation of sunitinib as a single agent in the prophylactic setting in a mouse model of bone metastases
    Christian Schem
    Department of Gynecology, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Germany
    BMC Cancer 13:32. 2013
    ..In this preclinical study we examined whether sunitinib, a multi-tyrosine kinase inhibitor which has anti-angiogenic and anti-resorptive activity, is effective in the prevention of bone metastases...
  4. pmc Assessment of anti-inflammatory tumor treatment efficacy by longitudinal monitoring employing sonographic micro morphology in a preclinical mouse model
    Sanjay Tiwari
    Division of Molecular Oncology, Institute for Experimental Cancer Research, Comprehensive Cancer Center North, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Germany
    BMC Med Imaging 11:15. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to assess high resolution sonography imaging for the in vivo monitoring of efficacy of Infliximab in pancreatic tumor...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Parametric biomedical imaging--what defines the quality of quantitative radiological approaches?]
    C C Gluer
    Medizinische Physik, Klinik für Diagnostische Radiologie, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Kiel
    Rofo 178:1187-201. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality and performance measures in bone densitometry. Part 2: fracture risk
    C C Gluer
    Medizinische Physik, Klinik für Diagnostische Radiologie, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Osteoporos Int 17:1449-58. 2006
    ..Part 2 of this chapter contains the section on fracture risk...
  7. ncbi request reprint Quantitative ultrasound: use in the detection of fractures and in the assessment of bone composition
    Claus C Glüer
    Medical Physics, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Michaelisstrasse 9, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Curr Osteoporos Rep 1:98-104. 2003
    ..More importantly, multiple partially independent QUS variables need to be defined to assess complementary aspects of bone tissue...
  8. doi request reprint A new quality of bone ultrasound research
    C C Gluer
    Medizinische Phys, Univ Schleswig Holstein, Kiel, Germany
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 55:1524-8. 2008
    ..Good quality of basic science work will thus lead to good quality of clinical patient examinations on the basis of a more detailed assessment of bone quality...
  9. ncbi request reprint Association of five quantitative ultrasound devices and bone densitometry with osteoporotic vertebral fractures in a population-based sample: the OPUS Study
    Claus C Glüer
    Medical Physics, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    J Bone Miner Res 19:782-93. 2004
    ..All QUS approaches discriminated women with and without osteoporotic vertebral fractures. QUS of the calcaneus performed as well as central DXA...
  10. ncbi request reprint Ibandronate treatment reverses glucocorticoid-induced loss of bone mineral density and strength in minipigs
    C C Gluer
    Medical Physics, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Germany
    Bone 40:645-55. 2007
    ..GC&IBN associated alterations in BMD and bone turnover markers can be monitored in vivo using QCT of the spine and by biochemical analyses, reflecting the changes in bone strength...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of weight loss and regain on adipose tissue distribution, composition of lean mass and resting energy expenditure in young overweight and obese adults
    A Bosy-Westphal
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:1371-7. 2013
    ..Although weight cycling is frequent in obese patients, the adverse consequences on body composition and an increased propensity to weight gain remain controversial...
  12. doi request reprint Impact of body-composition methodology on the composition of weight loss and weight gain
    M Pourhassan
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:446-54. 2013
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint [Quantitative ultrasound for the diagnosis of osteoporosis]
    A Mohr
    Klinik für Diagnostische Radiologie, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Arnold Heller Strasse 9, 24105 Kiel, Deutschland
    Rofo 176:610-7. 2004
    ..This review discusses the technical basics, current research, clinical applications, points of weakness, and future prospects of QUS. For better understanding ultrasound propagation through bone is visualized with a simulation software...
  14. ncbi request reprint A method for the estimation of femoral bone mineral density from variables of ultrasound transmission through the human femur
    R Barkmann
    Medizinische Physik, Klinik für Diagnostische Radiologie, Universitätsklinikum Schleswig Holstein Campus Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Bone 40:37-44. 2007
    ..If femoral BMD could be obtained in vivo with comparable accuracy, femoral QUS would be suited for the assessment of bone status at one of the main osteoporotic fracture sites...
  15. doi request reprint Femur ultrasound (FemUS)--first clinical results on hip fracture discrimination and estimation of femoral BMD
    R Barkmann
    Arbeitsgruppe Medizinische Physik, Klinik für Diagnostische Radiologie, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Arnold Heller Str 3, Haus 23, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Osteoporos Int 21:969-76. 2010
    ..Hip fracture discrimination was as good as for DXA, and a high correlation with hip BMD was achieved. Our results show promise for enhanced QUS-based assessment of osteoporosis...
  16. doi request reprint Is the 1975 Reference Man still a suitable reference?
    W Later
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:1035-42. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to compare body composition of an adult population with 1975 Reference Man data, thereby questioning its value as a suitable reference...
  17. ncbi request reprint No evidence of mass dependency of specific organ metabolic rate in healthy humans
    Wiebke Later
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:1004-9. 2008
    ..However, interspecies data suggest allometric relations between body mass and organ metabolic rate with higher specific metabolic rates in mammals with a smaller body mass...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Quantitative ultrasound]
    R Barkmann
    Klinik für Diagnostische Radiologie, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Kiel
    Radiologe 46:861-9. 2006
    ..Applied in an adequate manner QUS methods could then, due to lower costs and absence of ionizing radiation, become important players in osteoporosis management...
  19. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of water content by spatially resolved transverse relaxation times of human articular cartilage
    S Lüsse
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Christian Albrechts University of Kiel, Medical Physics Working Group, Michaelisstr 9, D 24105, Kiel, Germany
    Magn Reson Imaging 18:423-30. 2000
    ..In vivo, directional variation would need to be considered. If confirmed in vivo, T(2) measurements could potentially serve as a non-invasive tool for the evaluation of the status and distribution of water content in articular cartilage...
  20. ncbi request reprint German pediatric reference data for quantitative transverse transmission ultrasound of finger phalanges
    R Barkmann
    Medizinische Physik, Klinik für Diagnostische Radiologie, Universitatsklinikum Kiel, Germany
    Osteoporos Int 13:55-61. 2002
    ..In this way a simple and radiation-free assessment of juvenile skeletal disorders using quantitative ultrasound might be possible in the future...
  21. ncbi request reprint A new method for quantitative ultrasound measurements at multiple skeletal sites: first results of precision and fracture discrimination
    R Barkmann
    Medizinische Physik, Diagnostische Radiologie, CAU Kiel, Germany
    J Clin Densitom 3:1-7. 2000
    ..05). Our results show promising performance of this new device. The ability to measure a large variety of sites and the potential to combine these measurements are promising with regard to optimizing fracture risk assessment...
  22. ncbi request reprint Influence of methods used in body composition analysis on the prediction of resting energy expenditure
    O Korth
    Institut für Humanernährung und Lebensmittelkunde der Christian Albrechts Universität zu Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:582-9. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the influence of the methodology of body composition analysis on the prediction of REE from FFM...
  23. doi request reprint The preliminary evaluation of a 1 MHz ultrasound probe for measuring the elastic anisotropy of human cortical bone
    M Daugschies
    Sektion Biomedizinische Bildgebung, Klinik für Radiologie, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Am Botanischen Garten 14, 24118 Kiel, Germany Electronic address
    Ultrasonics 54:4-10. 2014
    ..Further improvements in the design of the probe and tests in vivo are warranted. If this approach can be evaluated in vivo an additional tool for assessing the bone status is available for clinical use...
  24. ncbi request reprint Influence of estradiol on vascular endothelial growth factor expression in bone: a study in Göttingen miniature pigs and human osteoblasts
    T Pufe
    Department of Anatomy, Christian Albrechts University Kiel, Olshausenstrasse 40, 24098, Kiel, Germany
    Calcif Tissue Int 80:184-91. 2007
    ..In conclusion, estrogen seems to be a key factor for regulation of VEGF expression in bone. Loss of VEGF due to menopause may be a reason for reduction of bone density...
  25. ncbi request reprint Detection of changes in cartilage water content using MRI T2-mapping in vivo
    C Liess
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Medical Physics, Christian Albrechts University Kiel, Michaelisstr 9, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10:907-13. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to verify in vivo if changes in the water content of patellar cartilage typically occurring in early OA can be detected using T(2) mapping MRI methods...
  26. ncbi request reprint Classification of osteoporosis based on bone mineral densities
    Y Lu
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 94143-0628, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 16:901-10. 2001
    ..A risk-based osteoporosis classification does not depend on the manufacturers' reference data and may be more consistent and efficient for patient diagnosis...
  27. ncbi request reprint Palangeal quantitative ultrasound, phalangeal morphometric variables, and vertebral fracture discrimination
    G Guglielmi
    Department of Radiology, Division of Endocrinology, Scientific Institute Hospital Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza, San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy
    Calcif Tissue Int 72:469-77. 2003
    ..1 for cortical thickness. We conclude from these data that phalangeal QUS is related to cortical thickness, which in turn is influenced by endosteal bone resorption occurring in association with spinal osteoporosis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Proximal femoral density and geometry measurements by quantitative computed tomography: association with hip fracture
    X Cheng
    Department of Radiology, Beijing Ji Shui Tan Hospital, Beijing, China
    Bone 40:169-74. 2007
    ..To address this issue, we have carried out a study comparing vQCT parameters in elderly Chinese women with hip fractures with measurements in age-matched controls...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effects of raloxifene on fracture severity in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis: results from the MORE study. Multiple Outcomes of Raloxifene Evaluation
    E Siris
    Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Osteoporos Int 13:907-13. 2002
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Comparison of BMD precision for Prodigy and Delphi spine and femur scans
    J A Shepherd
    Department of Radiology, University of California, 185 Berry Street, STE 350, San Francisco, CA 94143 0946, USA
    Osteoporos Int 17:1303-8. 2006
    ..Minimization and characterization of these errors is essential for reliable assessment of BMD change over time...
  31. doi request reprint Pelvic body composition measurements by quantitative computed tomography: association with recent hip fracture
    T Lang
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0946, USA
    Bone 42:798-805. 2008
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint New model-independent measures of trabecular bone structure applied to in vivo high-resolution MR images
    A Laib
    Magnetic Resonance Science Center, Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco 94143 1290, USA
    Osteoporos Int 13:130-6. 2002
    ..003). We conclude that in vivo high-resolution MRI not only has the potential of imaging trabecular bone, but in combination with novel metrics may offer new insight into the structural changes occurring in postmenopausal women...
  33. pmc Young-elderly differences in bone density, geometry and strength indices depend on proximal femur sub-region: a cross sectional study in Caucasian-American women
    M Meta
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 185 Berry Street, Suite 350, San Francisco, CA 94143 0946, USA
    Bone 39:152-8. 2006
    ..0001) and BSI (P=0.0051). Thus, although both the TR and the FN appear to increase in size with age, this enlargement is insufficient to protect against loss of bone strength...
  34. ncbi request reprint Focal fatty infiltration of the liver: analysis of prevalence and CT findings in children and young adults
    B F Kammen
    Department of Radiology, University of California-San Francisco, 505 Parnassus AVe. (M-372, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 177:1035-9. 2001
    ..However, focal fatty infiltration of the liver is uncommon in infants and young children and should be a diagnosis of exclusion...
  35. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional proton MR spectroscopic imaging of premature and term neonates
    D B Vigneron
    Department of Radiology, Magnetic Resonance Science Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 22:1424-33. 2001
    ..This study also indicates the need for determining topologic and age-matched normative values before metabolic abnormalities in neonates can be accurately assessed by MR spectroscopy...
  36. ncbi request reprint Reduction of sampling bias of odds ratios for vertebral fractures using propensity scores
    Y Lu
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0946, USA
    Osteoporos Int 17:507-20. 2006
    ..The same diagnostic techniques for the measured discriminatory power, expressed as odds ratios, will differ among studies with different patient and control populations...
  37. ncbi request reprint Changes in calcaneal trabecular bone structure assessed with high-resolution MR imaging in patients with kidney transplantation
    T M Link
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University of Muenster, Germany
    Osteoporos Int 13:119-29. 2002
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint [Insertion/deletion polymorphsim of the angiotensin I converting enzyme gene and pulmonary thromboembolism in Chinese population]
    Y Lu
    Fuwai Cardiovascular Hospital, PUMC and CAMS, Beijing 100037, China
    Zhonghua Jie He He Hu Xi Za Zhi 24:265-8. 2001
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Delayed delivery of AAV-GDNF prevents nigral neurodegeneration and promotes functional recovery in a rat model of Parkinson's disease
    L Wang
    Department of Neurology, Jichi Medical School, Japan
    Gene Ther 9:381-9. 2002
    ..These data indicate that a delayed delivery of GDNF gene using AAV vector is efficacious even 4 weeks after the onset of progressive degeneration in a rat model of PD...
  40. ncbi request reprint Gene therapeutic treatment of pancreatic cancer based on injection of pcDNA3.1/CCK plasmid with xenogeneic homologous cholecystokinin
    Y Lu
    Department of General Surgery, First Hospital of Xi an Jiaotong University, Xi an, Shaanxi Province, China
    Exp Oncol 28:136-40. 2006
    ..To study the therapeutic effect of recombinant plasmid pcDNA3.1/CCK containing porcine gene of cholecystokinin (CCK)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Creation of polarized cells coexpressing CYP3A4, NADPH cytochrome P450 reductase and MDR1/P-glycoprotein
    C Brimer
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Pharm Res 17:803-10. 2000
    ..To develop model polarized cell systems expressing cytochrome P4503A4. NADPH P450 reductase, and P-glycoprotein (Pgp)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Deep vein thrombosis in trauma: a prospective study of lower limb orthopedic trauma patients in Tianjin Hospital, China
    Y Lu
    Tianjin Orthopedic Hospital, Tianjin, China
    Int Angiol 26:165-70. 2007
    ..Our aim was to establish the rate of DVT in orthopedic trauma patients in Tianjin Hospital, to identify DVT risk factors and to support the use of prophylaxis...
  43. ncbi request reprint Contrast extravasation on CT predicts mortality in primary intracerebral hemorrhage
    J Kim
    Department of Radiology, Neuroradiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 29:520-5. 2008
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Use of the transgenic approach to determine the role of DMP1 in phosphate regulation
    Y Lu
    Oral Biology, UMKC, Kansas City, MO, USA
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 7:309. 2007
  45. pmc Disruption of the Cockayne syndrome B gene impairs spontaneous tumorigenesis in cancer-predisposed Ink4a/ARF knockout mice
    Y Lu
    Department of Pathology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Mol Cell Biol 21:1810-8. 2001
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Towards standardization of dual X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) at the forearm: a common region of interest (ROI) improves the comparability among DXA devices
    S Prevrhal
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Calcif Tissue Int 76:348-54. 2005
    ..ROI standardization dramatically improves interdevice comparability...
  47. ncbi request reprint Taurine transporter is expressed in osteoblasts
    L Q Yuan
    Institute of Metabolism and Endocrinology, The Second Xiang Ya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan, China
    Amino Acids 31:157-63. 2006
    ..The regulation and detailed function of taurine and TAUT in bone remain unclear, but our findings suggest a functional role for them in bone homeostasis...
  48. ncbi request reprint Construction and characterization of a cDNA library from liver tissue of Chinese Banna minipig inbred line
    W Tan
    Key Laboratory of Transplant Engineering and Immunology, Ministry of Health, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Guoxuexiang 37, Chengdu 610041, P R China
    Transplant Proc 38:2264-6. 2006
    ..Thus, we successfully constructed a cDNA expression library from BMI liver tissue. Using the library, we hope to get a full-length cDNA of some important genes and conduct further studies on porcine liver function in xenotransplantation...
  49. ncbi request reprint Screening and analysis of porcine endogenous retrovirus in Chinese Banna minipig inbred line
    P Yu
    Laboratory of Transplant Engineering and Immunology, Departmentment of Pathology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, People s Republic of China
    Transplant Proc 36:2485-7. 2004
    ..These results suggested that gag, pol and env genes of PERV were not lost during inbreeding, which created favorable conditions to produce viral particles that could possibly infect human cells in xenotransplantation...
  50. pmc A survey of haplotype variants at several disease candidate genes: the importance of rare variants for complex diseases
    P Y Liu
    Osteoporosis Research Center, Creighton University, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    J Med Genet 42:221-7. 2005
    ..This brings us to a critical question of whether rare haplotypes play an important role in influencing disease susceptibility and thus should not be ignored in the design and execution of association studies...
  51. ncbi request reprint In vitro and in vivo study on osteocyte-specific mechanical signaling pathways
    W Yang
    Department of Periodontics, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 4:386-7. 2004
  52. ncbi request reprint Up-regulation of site-specific remodeling without accumulation of microcracking and loss of osteocytes
    T M Da Costa Gomez
    Comparative Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, 2015 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Bone 37:16-24. 2005
    ..We hypothesize that athleticism can directly influence bone turnover in this extreme athlete through pathways that do not involve classical linear microcracks...
  53. ncbi request reprint The Dentin matrix protein 1 (Dmp1) is specifically expressed in mineralized, but not soft, tissues during development
    J Q Feng
    Department of Oral Biology, School of Dentistry, University of Missouri Kansas City, 650 E 25th Street, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    J Dent Res 82:776-80. 2003
    ..This suggests that DMP1 is not essential for early mouse skeletal or dental development...
  54. ncbi request reprint 3.0 vs 1.5 T MRI in the detection of focal cartilage pathology--ROC analysis in an experimental model
    T M Link
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 14:63-70. 2006
    ..To use receiver operator characteristics (ROC) analysis for assessing the diagnostic performance of three cartilage-specific MR sequences at 1.5 and 3 T in detecting cartilage lesions created in porcine knees...
  55. pmc Common variants at the PCOL2 and Sp1 binding sites of the COL1A1 gene and their interactive effect influence bone mineral density in Caucasians
    P Y Liu
    Osteoporosis Research Center, Creighton University, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    J Med Genet 41:752-7. 2004
    ..The collagen type I alpha 1 (COL1A1) gene is a prominent candidate gene for osteoporosis. Here, we examined whether genetic variants at the COL1A1 gene can influence BMD variation...
  56. pmc Olfactory deficits and sleep disturbances in Parkinson's disease: a case-control survey
    J M Henderson
    Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute and University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Department of Neurology, 1st People s Hospital, University of Shanghai, Shanghai, China
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:956-8. 2003
    ..Olfactory and sleep disturbances are common in Parkinson's disease, and may be early disease indicators...
  57. ncbi request reprint Fhit protein is preferentially expressed in the nucleus of monocyte-derived cells and its possible biological significance
    P Zhao
    Department of Pathology, Chinese People s Liberation Army General Hospital, Beijing, China
    Histol Histopathol 21:915-23. 2006
    ..The detailed biological function related to nuclear localization of Fhit protein in the histiocytes remains to be further studied...
  58. ncbi request reprint Spectral tuning of localised surface plasmon-polariton resonance in metallic nano-crescents
    J Kim
    Biomolecular Nanotechnology Center, Berkeley, USA
    IEE Proc Nanobiotechnol 153:42-6. 2006
    ..A new nanostructure called the nano-crescent is introduced and exhibits strong plasmonic activities within the biological window using a novel intra-particle plasmonic coupling scheme...
  59. pmc Loss of pigment epithelium derived factor expression in glioma progression
    M Guan
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Hua Shan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, 200040, PR China
    J Clin Pathol 56:277-82. 2003
    ..It can also inhibit the proliferation of cultured rat astrocytes. Recent studies have implicated PEDF in activities that are inhibitory to angiogenesis...
  60. ncbi request reprint Gain of 1q25-32, 12q23-24.3, and 17q12-22 facilitates tumorigenesis and progression of human squamous cell lung cancer
    J Ma
    State Key Laboratory of Genetic Engineering, Institute of Genetics, School of Life Science, Fudan University, Shanghai, Peoples Republic of China
    J Pathol 210:205-13. 2006
    ..012). These data suggest that gains of genes from 1q25-32, 12q23-24.3, and 17q12-22 facilitate tumorigenesis and progression of squamous cell carcinoma of the lung, and may serve as potential predictors for this disease...
  61. ncbi request reprint 3-D echo planar (1)HMRS imaging in MS: metabolite comparison from supratentorial vs. central brain
    D Pelletier
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 20:599-606. 2002
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Expression of fractalkine, CX3CR1, and vascular endothelial growth factor in human chronic renal allograft rejection
    G Cao
    Transplantation Institute, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu Sichuan, China 610041
    Transplant Proc 38:1998-2000. 2006
    ..This study sought describe the expression and distribution of Fractalkine/CX3CR1 and VEGF, and their relationship to human renal allograft CR...
  63. ncbi request reprint Distribution of the alpha-gal epitope on adult porcine bone tissue
    W Feng
    Orthopaedic Department, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Guoxuexiang 37, Chengdu 610041, P R China
    Transplant Proc 38:2247-51. 2006
    ..It was important to investigate the expression of alpha-Gal epitopes in porcine bone tissue to look for an ideal method to remove the alpha-Gal epitopes...
  64. ncbi request reprint Safety of mycophenolate mofetil versus azathioprine in renal transplantation: a systematic review
    K Wang
    Department of Urology, the Lab of Transplant Engineering and Immunology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, People s Republic of China
    Transplant Proc 36:2068-70. 2004
    ..To evaluate the safety of mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) versus azathioprine (Aza) in renal transplantation, we compared their side effects using evidence-based methods...