Hwang O, Park J, Lee E, Lee E, Kim A, Jeong K. Therapeutic Effect of Losartan, an Angiotensin II Type 1 Receptor Antagonist, on CClâ‚„-Induced Skeletal Muscle Injury. Int J Mol Sci. 2016;17:227 pubmed publisher
..01). We hypothesize that systemically elevated TGF-Î²1 as a result of CClâ‚„-induced liver injury causes skeletal muscle injury, while losartan promotes muscle repair from injury via blockade of TGF-Î²1 signaling. ..
Kim D, Lee E, Do S, Jeong D, Jeong K. Changes of the Cytoplasmic Proteome in Response to Alcoholic Hepatotoxicity in Rats. Int J Mol Sci. 2015;16:18664-82 pubmed publisher
..Of these, 12 cytoplasmic proteins are being reported for the first time. Taken together, our results provide further insights into the disease mechanism and therapeutic information of alcoholic liver disease. ..