Reshmi Rajendran

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Country: Singapore

Publications

  1. pmc Nuclear microscopy: a novel technique for quantitative imaging of gadolinium distribution within tissue sections
    Reshmi Rajendran
    Centre for Ion Beam Applications, Department of Physics, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Microsc Microanal 15:338-44. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Does iron inhibit calcification during atherosclerosis?
    Reshmi Rajendran
    Centre for Ion Beam Applications, Department of Physics, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Free Radic Biol Med 53:1675-9. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Promotion of atherogenesis by copper or iron--which is more likely?
    Reshmi Rajendran
    Centre for Ion Beam Applications, Department of Physics, National University of Singapore, MD7, 8 Medical Drive, Singapore 117597, Singapore
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 353:6-10. 2007
  4. doi request reprint A novel approach to the identification and quantitative elemental analysis of amyloid deposits--insights into the pathology of Alzheimer's disease
    Reshmi Rajendran
    Centre for Ion Beam Applications, Department of Physics, Blk S 12, Faculty of Science, National University of Singapore, 2, Science Drive 3, Singapore 117542, Singapore
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 382:91-5. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint The iron chelator desferrioxamine inhibits atherosclerotic lesion development and decreases lesion iron concentrations in the cholesterol-fed rabbit
    Ren Minqin
    Centre for Ion Beam Applications, Department of Physics, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117597
    Free Radic Biol Med 38:1206-11. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Zinc supplementation decreases the development of atherosclerosis in rabbits
    Minqin Ren
    Centre for Ion Beam Applications, National University of Singapore, Department of Physics, Singapore
    Free Radic Biol Med 41:222-5. 2006

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Publications6

  1. pmc Nuclear microscopy: a novel technique for quantitative imaging of gadolinium distribution within tissue sections
    Reshmi Rajendran
    Centre for Ion Beam Applications, Department of Physics, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Microsc Microanal 15:338-44. 2009
    ..We conclude that nuclear microscopy is potentially very useful for validation studies involving Gd-based magnetic resonance contrast agents...
  2. doi request reprint Does iron inhibit calcification during atherosclerosis?
    Reshmi Rajendran
    Centre for Ion Beam Applications, Department of Physics, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Free Radic Biol Med 53:1675-9. 2012
    ..It may be that iron accelerates the progression of atherosclerotic lesion development, but suppresses calcification. Alternatively, calcification could be a defense mechanism against atherosclerotic progression by excluding iron...
  3. ncbi request reprint Promotion of atherogenesis by copper or iron--which is more likely?
    Reshmi Rajendran
    Centre for Ion Beam Applications, Department of Physics, National University of Singapore, MD7, 8 Medical Drive, Singapore 117597, Singapore
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 353:6-10. 2007
    ..Our data suggest that iron may be more likely to play a role in the promotion of atherosclerosis than copper...
  4. doi request reprint A novel approach to the identification and quantitative elemental analysis of amyloid deposits--insights into the pathology of Alzheimer's disease
    Reshmi Rajendran
    Centre for Ion Beam Applications, Department of Physics, Blk S 12, Faculty of Science, National University of Singapore, 2, Science Drive 3, Singapore 117542, Singapore
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 382:91-5. 2009
    ..Our results show increased metal concentrations within the amyloid plaques compared with the surrounding tissue: iron (85 ppm compared with 42 ppm), copper (16 ppm compared to 6 ppm), and zinc (87 ppm compared to 34 ppm)...
  5. ncbi request reprint The iron chelator desferrioxamine inhibits atherosclerotic lesion development and decreases lesion iron concentrations in the cholesterol-fed rabbit
    Ren Minqin
    Centre for Ion Beam Applications, Department of Physics, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117597
    Free Radic Biol Med 38:1206-11. 2005
    ..Our data strengthen the concept that iron contributes to the early stages of the development of atherosclerosis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Zinc supplementation decreases the development of atherosclerosis in rabbits
    Minqin Ren
    Centre for Ion Beam Applications, National University of Singapore, Department of Physics, Singapore
    Free Radic Biol Med 41:222-5. 2006
    ..03). Our data support the concept that zinc may have an antiatherogenic effect by decreasing iron levels in the lesion, possibly leading to inhibition of iron-catalyzed free radical reactions...