Jozef Drzewoski

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Affiliation: Medical University
Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of gliclazide modified release on adiponectin, interleukin-6, and tumor necrosis factor-alpha plasma levels in individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Jozef Drzewoski
    Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Łódź, Poland
    Curr Med Res Opin 22:1921-6. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) use among Polish adults with diabetes mellitus
    Jozef Drzewoski
    Department of Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology Medical University of Lodz
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 114:862-7. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Gene polymorphisms and antigen levels of matrix metalloproteinase-1 in type 2 diabetes mellitus coexisting with coronary heart disease
    Jozef Drzewoski
    Medical University, Łódź, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 66:1042-8; discussion 1049. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The role of "metabolic memory" in the natural history of diabetes mellitus
    Jozef Drzewoski
    Department of Internal Diseases, Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Łódź, Zgierz, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 119:493-500. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Could glycated hemoglobin be used as a diagnostic tool in diabetes mellitus?
    Jozef Drzewoski
    Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Lodz, Zgierz, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 120:109-14. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Do we have enough data to confirm the link between antidiabetic drug use and cancer development?
    Jozef Drzewoski
    Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Lodz, Zgierz, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 121:81-7. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms of the BRCA2 and RAD51 genes in breast cancer
    Tomasz Sliwinski
    Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 94:105-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms of the promoter regions of matrix metalloproteinases genes MMP-1 and MMP-9 in breast cancer
    Karolina Przybylowska
    Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 95:65-72. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint High glucose contributes to aspirin insensitivity in streptozotocin-diabetic rats: a multiparametric aggregation study
    Cezary Watala
    Department of Haemostasis and Haemostatic Disorders, Medical University of Lodz, University Hospital No 2, Lodz, Poland
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 17:113-24. 2006
  10. pmc Evaluation of oxidative stress markers in pathogenesis of diabetic neuropathy
    Jacek Kasznicki
    Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Lodz, ul Parzeczewska 35, 95 100 Zgierz, Poland
    Mol Biol Rep 39:8669-78. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of gliclazide modified release on adiponectin, interleukin-6, and tumor necrosis factor-alpha plasma levels in individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Jozef Drzewoski
    Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Łódź, Poland
    Curr Med Res Opin 22:1921-6. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the effect of gliclazide modified release (MR) treatment on adiponectin, interleukin 6 (IL-6), and tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) plasma concentrations in type 2 diabetic patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) use among Polish adults with diabetes mellitus
    Jozef Drzewoski
    Department of Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology Medical University of Lodz
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 114:862-7. 2005
    ..Our results also suggest the need for more aggressive education of both doctors and patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Gene polymorphisms and antigen levels of matrix metalloproteinase-1 in type 2 diabetes mellitus coexisting with coronary heart disease
    Jozef Drzewoski
    Medical University, Łódź, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 66:1042-8; discussion 1049. 2008
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  4. ncbi request reprint The role of "metabolic memory" in the natural history of diabetes mellitus
    Jozef Drzewoski
    Department of Internal Diseases, Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Łódź, Zgierz, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 119:493-500. 2009
    ..The phenomenon of metabolic memory suggests that antioxidants and agents degrading advanced glycation end products in addition to strict hypoglycemic treatment can be used to prevent chronic diabetic complications...
  5. ncbi request reprint Could glycated hemoglobin be used as a diagnostic tool in diabetes mellitus?
    Jozef Drzewoski
    Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Lodz, Zgierz, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 120:109-14. 2010
    ..This paper discusses the advantages and disadvantages of current methods used in the diagnosis of diabetes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Do we have enough data to confirm the link between antidiabetic drug use and cancer development?
    Jozef Drzewoski
    Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Lodz, Zgierz, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 121:81-7. 2011
    ..g., insulin and sulfonylureas). On the other hand, metformin and rosiglitazone may inhibit cancer progression, especially in breast cancer. In this review, we aim to discuss the current knowledge about this important clinical issue...
  7. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms of the BRCA2 and RAD51 genes in breast cancer
    Tomasz Sliwinski
    Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 94:105-9. 2005
    ..Therefore, the Met1915Thr polymorphism in the BRCA2 gene may be considered as an independent marker of breast cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms of the promoter regions of matrix metalloproteinases genes MMP-1 and MMP-9 in breast cancer
    Karolina Przybylowska
    Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 95:65-72. 2006
    ..The aim of this work was to investigate the influence of 1G/2G and C-->T polymorphisms on the MMP-1 and MMP-9 level and therefore on the occurrence and progression of breast cancer...
  9. ncbi request reprint High glucose contributes to aspirin insensitivity in streptozotocin-diabetic rats: a multiparametric aggregation study
    Cezary Watala
    Department of Haemostasis and Haemostatic Disorders, Medical University of Lodz, University Hospital No 2, Lodz, Poland
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 17:113-24. 2006
    ..Our data validate the suggestion that the relationship between aspirin ineffectiveness and poor metabolic control, first revealed in humans, concerns also other animals' platelets and holds regardless of the model or type of diabetes...
  10. pmc Evaluation of oxidative stress markers in pathogenesis of diabetic neuropathy
    Jacek Kasznicki
    Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Lodz, ul Parzeczewska 35, 95 100 Zgierz, Poland
    Mol Biol Rep 39:8669-78. 2012
    ..001). Our results confirm hypothesis that oxidative stress may play a substantial role in the development and progression of diabetic distal symmetric polyneuropathy...
  11. pmc Cytotoxicity and genotoxicity of capecitabine in head and neck cancer and normal cells
    Maria Wisniewska-Jarosinska
    Department of Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine, Medical University of Lodz, 90 647, Lodz, Poland
    Mol Biol Rep 38:3679-88. 2011
    ..CAP may evoke a pronounced cyto- and genotoxic effects in head and neck cancer cells, whereas it may or may not induce such effects in normal cells to far lesser extent...
  12. pmc Gliclazide may have an antiapoptotic effect related to its antioxidant properties in human normal and cancer cells
    Agnieszka Sliwinska
    Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Lodz, Parzeczewska 35, Zgierz, 95 100, Lodz, Poland
    Mol Biol Rep 39:5253-67. 2012
    ..It appears that the anti-apoptotic effect of the drug is most likely associated with reduction of oxidative stress...
  13. doi request reprint Perspectives on the use of melatonin to reduce cytotoxic and genotoxic effects of methacrylate-based dental materials
    Janusz Blasiak
    Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
    J Pineal Res 51:157-62. 2011
    ..This opens a new possible application of melatonin to improve properties of biomaterials used in dentistry...
  14. doi request reprint In vitro effect of gliclazide on DNA damage and repair in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)
    Agnieszka Sliwinska
    Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Lodz, Zgierz, Poland
    Chem Biol Interact 173:159-65. 2008
    ..001). These results suggest that gliclazide may protect against the oxidative stress-related chronic diabetes complications, including cancer, by decreasing the level of DNA damage induced by reactive oxygen species...
  15. ncbi request reprint Association between polymorphisms of the DNA repair genes XRCC1 and hOGG1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus in the Polish population
    Jacek Kasznicki
    Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Łódź, Zgierz, Poland
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 119:122-8. 2009
    ..Numerous studies indicate that diabetic patients may display impaired DNA repair compared to healthy subjects...
  16. ncbi request reprint Plasma total homocysteine in the active stage of ulcerative colitis
    Jozef Drzewoski
    Department of Gastroenterology and Metabolic Diseases, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:739-43. 2006
    ..Homocysteine, an independent risk factor for thromboembolism, has been recently shown to be elevated in ulcerative colitis (UC). However, its relation to the activity of the disease remain unclear...
  17. ncbi request reprint Long-term efficacy of steady-dose metformin in type 2 diabetes mellitus: a retrospective study
    Jozef Drzewoski
    Department of Metabolic Diseases and Gastroenterology, Medical University of Łódź, Poland
    Med Sci Monit 9:CR240-3. 2003
    ..Few data are available on the long-term efficacy of metformin, one of the main drugs in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  18. ncbi request reprint Increased protein glycation in diabetes mellitus is associated with decreased aspirin-mediated protein acetylation and reduced sensitivity of blood platelets to aspirin
    Cezary Watala
    Department of Hemostasis and Hemostatic Disorders, Medical University of Lodz, ul Zeromskiego 113, 90 549 Lodz, Poland
    J Mol Med (Berl) 83:148-58. 2005
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Endocrine pancreatic function in patients after acute pancreatitis
    Ewa Malecka-Panas
    Department of Digestive Tract Diseases and Metabolic Disorders, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    Hepatogastroenterology 49:1707-12. 2002
    ..The aim of the study was to estimate the frequency of endocrine pancreatic function impairment in patients after acute pancreatitis and its correlation with acute pancreatitis etiology and clinical course...
  20. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic effect of melatonin in patients with functional dyspepsia
    Grazyna Klupinska
    Department of Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
    J Clin Gastroenterol 41:270-4. 2007
    ..Melatonin may inhibit reactive oxygen species-related pathogenesis in the alimentary tract by neutralizing free radicals. In the present study we assessed the potential protective action of melatonin in ulcerlike dyspepsia...
  21. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the G/C polymorphism in the 5'-untranslated region of the RAD51 gene in breast cancer
    Janusz Blasiak
    Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
    Acta Biochim Pol 50:249-53. 2003
    ..05). Our study implies that the G/C polymorphism of the RAD51 gene may not be directly involved in the development and/or progression of breast cancer and so it may not be useful as an independent marker in this disease...
  22. ncbi request reprint DNA damage and repair in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Janusz Blasiak
    Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Lodz, Banacha 12 16, 90 237, Poland
    Mutat Res 554:297-304. 2004
    ..These features may contribute to a link between diabetes and cancer and metrics of DNA damage and repair, measured by the comet assay, may be markers of risk of cancer in diabetes...
  23. ncbi request reprint Is aspirin resistance a real problem in people with type 2 diabetes?
    Jozef Drzewoski
    Diabetes Care 27:1245-6. 2004