Lei Wang

Summary

Affiliation: Kansas State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Interleukin-1β and transforming growth factor-β cooperate to induce neurosphere formation and increase tumorigenicity of adherent LN-229 glioma cells
    Lei Wang
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Stem Cell Res Ther 3:5. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Neural stem/progenitor cells modulate immune responses by suppressing T lymphocytes with nitric oxide and prostaglandin E2
    Lei Wang
    Scott Ritchey Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5525, USA
    Exp Neurol 216:177-83. 2009
  3. pmc IL-1β promotes stemness and invasiveness of colon cancer cells through Zeb1 activation
    Yijing Li
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Mol Cancer 11:87. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Neural progenitor cell transplantation and imaging in a large animal model
    Lei Wang
    Scott Ritchey Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5525, United States
    Neurosci Res 59:327-40. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Pro-inflammatory cytokine interleukin-1β promotes the development of intestinal stem cells
    Lei Wang
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Inflamm Res 61:1085-92. 2012
  6. pmc Caspase-1 activation and mature interleukin-1β release are uncoupled events in monocytes
    Amy J Galliher-Beckley
    Amy J Galliher Beckley, Li Qiong Lan, Lei Wang, Jishu Shi, Department of Anatomy and Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, United States
    World J Biol Chem 4:30-4. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint A novel role for defensins in intestinal homeostasis: regulation of IL-1beta secretion
    Jishu Shi
    Department of Anatomy, Physiology, and Pharmacology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Immunol 179:1245-53. 2007

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Publications7

  1. pmc Interleukin-1β and transforming growth factor-β cooperate to induce neurosphere formation and increase tumorigenicity of adherent LN-229 glioma cells
    Lei Wang
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Stem Cell Res Ther 3:5. 2012
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  2. doi request reprint Neural stem/progenitor cells modulate immune responses by suppressing T lymphocytes with nitric oxide and prostaglandin E2
    Lei Wang
    Scott Ritchey Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5525, USA
    Exp Neurol 216:177-83. 2009
    ..Therefore, NSCs appear to suppress T-cells, at least in part, by NO and PGE2 production which, in turn, would account for the well-documented reduction of central nervous system immunopathology by transplanted NSCs...
  3. pmc IL-1β promotes stemness and invasiveness of colon cancer cells through Zeb1 activation
    Yijing Li
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Mol Cancer 11:87. 2012
    ..However, it remains unclear how IL-1β may contribute to the initiation and development of these inflammation-associated cancers. Here we investigated the role of IL-1β in colon cancer stem cell (CSC) development...
  4. ncbi request reprint Neural progenitor cell transplantation and imaging in a large animal model
    Lei Wang
    Scott Ritchey Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5525, United States
    Neurosci Res 59:327-40. 2007
    ..The characterization of fNPCs and exploration of non-invasive bioluminescent imaging to track transplanted cells in this study will allow evaluation of NPC transplantation therapy using feline models of human neurological diseases...
  5. doi request reprint Pro-inflammatory cytokine interleukin-1β promotes the development of intestinal stem cells
    Lei Wang
    Department of Anatomy and Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
    Inflamm Res 61:1085-92. 2012
    ..We investigated the effect of IL-1β on the development of intestinal epithelial stem cells...
  6. pmc Caspase-1 activation and mature interleukin-1β release are uncoupled events in monocytes
    Amy J Galliher-Beckley
    Amy J Galliher Beckley, Li Qiong Lan, Lei Wang, Jishu Shi, Department of Anatomy and Physiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, United States
    World J Biol Chem 4:30-4. 2013
    ..To investigate whether caspase-1 activation/intracellular processing of pro-interleukin-1β (pro-IL-1β) and extracellular release of mature IL-1β from activated monocytes are separable events...
  7. ncbi request reprint A novel role for defensins in intestinal homeostasis: regulation of IL-1beta secretion
    Jishu Shi
    Department of Anatomy, Physiology, and Pharmacology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    J Immunol 179:1245-53. 2007
    ..Thus, alpha-defensins may play an important role in intestinal homeostasis by controlling the production of IL-1beta...