Ying Zhang

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effect of estrogen use on levels of glucose and insulin and the risk of type 2 diabetes in american Indian postmenopausal women : the strong heart study
    Ying Zhang
    Center for American Indian Health Research, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center HSC, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73190, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:500-4. 2002
  2. pmc Insulin resistance, incident cardiovascular diseases, and decreased kidney function among nondiabetic American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    Ying Zhang
    Corresponding author Ying Zhang
    Diabetes Care 36:3195-200. 2013
  3. pmc Genetic and other factors determining mannose-binding lectin levels in American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    Lyle G Best
    Missouri Breaks Industries Research Inc, Timber Lake, SD, USA
    BMC Med Genet 10:5. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Prehypertension, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease risk in a population-based sample: the Strong Heart Study
    Ying Zhang
    Center for American Indian Health Research, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Hypertension 47:410-4. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Hysterectomy prevalence and cardiovascular disease risk factors in American Indian women
    Ying Zhang
    Center for American Indian Health Research, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, P O Box 26901, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Maturitas 52:328-36. 2005
  6. pmc Incidence and risk factors for stroke in American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    Ying Zhang
    Center for American Indian Health Research, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73190, USA
    Circulation 118:1577-84. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Associations of postmenopausal hormone therapy with markers of hemostasis and inflammation and lipid profiles in diabetic and nondiabetic american Indian women: the strong heart study
    Ying Zhang
    Center for American Indian Health Research, University of Oklahoma HSC, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73190, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:155-63. 2004
  8. pmc Coffee consumption and the incidence of type 2 diabetes in men and women with normal glucose tolerance: the Strong Heart Study
    Y Zhang
    Center for American Indian Health Research, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, P O Box 26901, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:418-23. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Cardiovascular diseases in American women
    Y Zhang
    Center for American Indian Health Research, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, P O Box 26901, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 20:386-93. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Prediction of coronary heart disease in a population with high prevalence of diabetes and albuminuria: the Strong Heart Study
    Elisa T Lee
    Center for American Indian Health Research, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, PO Box 26901, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Circulation 113:2897-905. 2006

Detail Information

Publications70

  1. ncbi request reprint The effect of estrogen use on levels of glucose and insulin and the risk of type 2 diabetes in american Indian postmenopausal women : the strong heart study
    Ying Zhang
    Center for American Indian Health Research, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center HSC, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73190, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:500-4. 2002
    ..To examine the associations between estrogen use and levels of insulin and glucose as well as the effect of estrogen use on the risk of type 2 diabetes...
  2. pmc Insulin resistance, incident cardiovascular diseases, and decreased kidney function among nondiabetic American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    Ying Zhang
    Corresponding author Ying Zhang
    Diabetes Care 36:3195-200. 2013
    ..This condition may be influential for clinical outcomes such as cardiovascular disease (CVD) and decreased kidney function...
  3. pmc Genetic and other factors determining mannose-binding lectin levels in American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    Lyle G Best
    Missouri Breaks Industries Research Inc, Timber Lake, SD, USA
    BMC Med Genet 10:5. 2009
    ..The genetic control of MBL2 expression is complex and genetic background effects in specific populations are largely unknown...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prehypertension, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease risk in a population-based sample: the Strong Heart Study
    Ying Zhang
    Center for American Indian Health Research, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Hypertension 47:410-4. 2006
    ..Clinical investigation of more aggressive interventions, such as drug treatment for blood pressure control for prehypertensive individuals with impaired fasting glucose, impaired glucose tolerance, or diabetes is warranted...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hysterectomy prevalence and cardiovascular disease risk factors in American Indian women
    Ying Zhang
    Center for American Indian Health Research, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, P O Box 26901, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Maturitas 52:328-36. 2005
    ..We investigated hysterectomy prevalence and associated demographic and reproductive factors among American Indian women. The association between hysterectomy and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors was also examined...
  6. pmc Incidence and risk factors for stroke in American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    Ying Zhang
    Center for American Indian Health Research, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73190, USA
    Circulation 118:1577-84. 2008
    ..There are few published data on the incidence of fatal and nonfatal stroke in American Indians. The aims of this observational study were to determine the incidence of stroke and to elucidate stroke risk factors among American Indians...
  7. ncbi request reprint Associations of postmenopausal hormone therapy with markers of hemostasis and inflammation and lipid profiles in diabetic and nondiabetic american Indian women: the strong heart study
    Ying Zhang
    Center for American Indian Health Research, University of Oklahoma HSC, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73190, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:155-63. 2004
    ..To examine the associations of postmenopausal hormone therapy (PHT) with indicators of hemostasis and inflammation and with lipid profiles in American Indian women and to determine if diabetes modifies these associations...
  8. pmc Coffee consumption and the incidence of type 2 diabetes in men and women with normal glucose tolerance: the Strong Heart Study
    Y Zhang
    Center for American Indian Health Research, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, P O Box 26901, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:418-23. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to examine the association between coffee consumption and the incidence of type 2 diabetes in persons with normal glucose tolerance in a population with a high incidence and prevalence of diabetes...
  9. doi request reprint Cardiovascular diseases in American women
    Y Zhang
    Center for American Indian Health Research, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, P O Box 26901, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 20:386-93. 2010
    ..This article reports current information about the occurrence and risk factors of atherosclerotic CVD in American women...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prediction of coronary heart disease in a population with high prevalence of diabetes and albuminuria: the Strong Heart Study
    Elisa T Lee
    Center for American Indian Health Research, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, PO Box 26901, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Circulation 113:2897-905. 2006
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  11. doi request reprint A cardiovascular risk reduction program for American Indians with metabolic syndrome: the Balance Study
    Elisa T Lee
    Center for American Indian Health Research, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, P O Box 26901, Oklahoma City, OK 73126 0901, USA
    J Prim Prev 33:187-96. 2012
    ..The duration of the intervention is 24 months. Several outcome variables will be compared between the two groups to assess the effectiveness of the intervention program...
  12. pmc A gene-family analysis of 61 genetic variants in the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor genes for insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes in American Indians
    Jingyun Yang
    University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    Diabetes 61:1888-94. 2012
    ..The effects of these genetic variants on insulin resistance and diabetes are independent of cigarette smoking per se...
  13. pmc Obesity in adults is associated with reduced lung function in metabolic syndrome and diabetes: the Strong Heart Study
    Fawn Yeh
    College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:2306-13. 2011
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  14. pmc Tobacco use and cardiovascular disease among American Indians: the strong heart study
    June E Eichner
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, CHB Rm 354, 801 NE 13th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:3816-30. 2010
    ..On average, American Indians smoke fewer cigarettes per day than other racial/ethnic groups; nevertheless, the ill effects of habitual tobacco use are evident in this population...
  15. ncbi request reprint Structure-activity comparison of YZ-069, a novel sigma ligand, and four analogs in receptor binding and behavioral studies
    Rae R Matsumoto
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, PO Box 26901, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 77:775-81. 2004
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  16. ncbi request reprint Involvement of sigma receptors in the behavioral effects of cocaine: evidence from novel ligands and antisense oligodeoxynucleotides
    Rae R Matsumoto
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, P O Box 26901, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Neuropharmacology 42:1043-55. 2002
    ..Together, the studies support the involvement of sigma receptors, particularly the sigma(1) subtype, in the behavioral effects of cocaine...
  17. ncbi request reprint Hyperhomocysteinemia is a risk factor of middle cerebral artery stenosis
    Hai Wei Huang
    Department of Neurology, First Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, China
    J Neurol 254:364-7. 2007
    ..Hyperhomocysteinemia (HHcy) is considered to be an independent risk factor for atherosclerosis. We aimed to determine the relation between Hcy and cerebral artery stenosis in a large Chinese population...
  18. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein as a predictor of cardiovascular risk in a population with a high prevalence of diabetes: the Strong Heart Study
    Lyle G Best
    Missouri Breaks Industries Research Inc, Timber Lake, SD, USA
    Circulation 112:1289-95. 2005
    ..CVD accounts for a large proportion of mortality and morbidity in American Indians; we sought to test the association of CRP and CVD in a population-based American Indian cohort 45 to 74 years old...
  19. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic islet function in omega3 fatty acid-depleted rats: Glucose metabolism and nutrient-stimulated insulin release
    Berrin Oguzhan
    Laboratories of Experimental Hormonology and Surgery, Brussels Free University, Brussels, Belgium
    Endocrine 29:457-66. 2006
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  20. pmc Recoverable cognitive dysfunction at hospital admission in older persons during acute illness
    Sharon K Inouye
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1276-81. 2006
    ..While acute illness and hospitalization represent pivotal events for older persons, their contribution to recoverable cognitive dysfunction (RCD) has not been well examined...
  21. ncbi request reprint [A randomised clinical trial to study the effects of raloxifene hydrochloride on bone mineral density, biochemical markers of bone metabolism and serum lipids in postmenopausal women]
    Shu rong Zheng
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, First Hospital, Peking University Beijing 100034, China
    Zhonghua Fu Chan Ke Za Zhi 38:226-9. 2003
    ..To determine the effect of raloxifene hydrochloride (RLX) on bone mineral density (BMD), biochemical markers of bone metabolism and lipid metabolism in Chinese postmenopausal women...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of middle cerebral artery stenosis in asymptomatic residents in Rongqi County, Guangdong
    Hai Wei Huang
    Department of Neurology, First Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, SAR, China
    Cerebrovasc Dis 24:111-5. 2007
    ..The present study aimed to investigate risk factors for MCA stenosis in an asymptomatic population in Rongqi County in Southern China...
  23. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin and coronary heart disease: the Strong Heart Study
    Robert S Lindsay
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 25:e15-6. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint Effects of raloxifene hydrochloride on bone mineral density, bone metabolism and serum lipids in postmenopausal women: a randomized clinical trial in Beijing
    Shurong Zheng
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing 100034, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 116:1127-33. 2003
    ..To determine the effects of raloxifene hydrochloride (RLX) on bone mineral density (BMD), bone metabolism markers and serum lipids in healthy postmenopausal women in Beijing...
  25. ncbi request reprint Prospective analysis of mannose-binding lectin genotypes and coronary artery disease in American Indians: the Strong Heart Study
    Lyle G Best
    Missouri Breaks Industries Research Inc, Timber Lake, SD, USA
    Circulation 109:471-5. 2004
    ..After a preliminary report associating these variations with coronary artery disease (CAD), we determined MBL genotypes in 3 American Indian communities experiencing an increased mortality and morbidity from CAD...
  26. ncbi request reprint Further exploration of 1-[2-[Bis-(4-fluorophenyl)methoxy]ethyl]piperazine (GBR 12909): role of N-aromatic, N-heteroaromatic, and 3-oxygenated N-phenylpropyl substituents on affinity for the dopamine and serotonin transporter
    David Lewis
    Laboratory of Medicinal Chemistry, NIDDK, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Bioorg Med Chem Lett 13:1385-9. 2003
    ..Both trans- (43) and cis- (47) (+/-)-2-(4-[2-[bis-(4-fluorophenyl)-methoxy]ethyl]piperazin-1-ylmethyl)-6-methoxy-1,2,3,4-tetrahydronaphthalen-1-ol had relatively good SERT selectivity and, as well, showed high affinity for SERT...
  27. ncbi request reprint Effects of 14-week Tai Ji Quan exercise on metabolic control in women with type 2 diabetes
    Ying Zhang
    Institute of Human Sports Science, Beijing Sport University, Beijing, China
    Am J Chin Med 36:647-54. 2008
    ..Future research with TJQ of different styles and exercise of different intensities were recommended...
  28. ncbi request reprint AT1 receptor in rostral ventrolateral medulla mediating blunted baroreceptor reflex in spontaneously hypertensive rats
    Xin Ya Gao
    Department of Physiology, Nanjing Medical University, China
    Acta Pharmacol Sin 25:1433-8. 2004
    ..To determine the role of AT1 receptor in the rostral ventrolateral medulla (RVLM) in mediating the blunted baroreceptor reflex in spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Calcium inhibition of Physarum myosin as examined by the recombinant heavy mero-myosin
    Hozumi Kawamichi
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Japan
    Adv Exp Med Biol 592:265-72. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint Toxicant exposure in cigarette reducers versus light smokers
    Dorothy K Hatsukami
    Tobacco Use Research Center, University of Minnesota, 2701 University Avenue Southeast, 201, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2355-8. 2006
    ..The goal of this study is to investigate the occurrence of compensatory smoking in reducers compared with light smokers by measuring toxicant exposure...
  31. ncbi request reprint Patient and hospital characteristics associated with length of stay and hospital charges for pediatric sports-related injury hospitalizations in the United States, 2000-2003
    Jingzhen Yang
    Injury Prevention Research Center, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e813-20. 2007
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  32. ncbi request reprint Weighted nonparametric maximum likelihood estimate of a mixing distribution in nonrandomized clinical trials
    Chaofeng Liu
    Novartis Pharmaceuticals Company, One Health Plaza, East Hanover, NJ 07936 1080, USA
    Stat Med 26:5303-19. 2007
    ..Simulation studies were conducted to evaluate the performance of the proposed estimator. We applied this method to clinical trial data evaluating a new treatment for stress urinary incontinence...
  33. ncbi request reprint Fatty acid content and pattern of epididymal and parametrial adipose tissue lipids in streptozotocin (type 1) and Goto-Kakizaki (type 2) diabetic rats
    Willy J Malaisse
    Laboratory of Experimental Hormonology, Brussels Free University, B 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Int J Mol Med 18:1231-4. 2006
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  34. ncbi request reprint The relationship between gene polymorphism and CRP level in a Chinese Han population
    Ming Yan
    Center for Gene Diagnosis, Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, Donghu Road 169, Wuhan, Hubei 430071, PR China
    Biochem Genet 45:1-9. 2007
    ..05). This suggests that the +1444C/T variant in the CRP gene influences the basal CRP level in normal people. These findings imply that there may eventually be a need to establish genotype-specific risk thresholds of the CRP level...
  35. ncbi request reprint Malic enzyme: the controlling activity for lipid production? Overexpression of malic enzyme in Mucor circinelloides leads to a 2.5-fold increase in lipid accumulation
    Ying Zhang
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Hull, Hull HU6 7RX, UK
    Microbiology 153:2013-25. 2007
    ..The hypothesis that the rate-limiting step of fatty acid biosynthesis is therefore the supply of NADPH, as generated specifically and solely by ME, is therefore considerably strengthened by these results...
  36. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of dopamine on pain-related electric activities in normal rats and morphinistic rats
    Ying Zhang
    Department of Physiology, Harbin Medical University, Harbin 150081, China
    Neurosci Bull 23:185-8. 2007
    ..To investigate the influence of dopamine (DA) and DA receptor's antagonist on the transmission of noxious information in the central nervous system of normal rats or morphinistic rats...
  37. ncbi request reprint Is the glucose-induced phosphate flush in pancreatic islets attributable to gating of volume-sensitive anion channels?
    Karim Louchami
    Laboratory of Experimental Hormonology, Brussels Free University, 808 Route de Lennik, Brussels, 1070, Belgium
    Endocrine 31:1-4. 2007
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  38. ncbi request reprint Recombinant vascular endothelial growth factor 121 attenuates hypertension and improves kidney damage in a rat model of preeclampsia
    Zhihe Li
    Scios Inc, Fremont, CA, USA
    Hypertension 50:686-92. 2007
    ..VEGF121 had beneficial effects in this rat model of preeclampsia without apparent harm to the fetus. Further study of VEGF121 as a potential therapeutic agent for preeclampsia is warranted...
  39. pmc NF-kappaB pathway inhibitors preferentially inhibit breast cancer stem-like cells
    Jiangbing Zhou
    Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 111:419-27. 2008
    ..This study suggests that breast cancer stem-like cells could be selectively inhibited by targeting signaling pathways important for breast cancer stem-like cells...
  40. pmc Polymorphisms affecting gene transcription and mRNA processing in pharmacogenetic candidate genes: detection through allelic expression imbalance in human target tissues
    Andrew D Johnson
    Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 18:781-91. 2008
    ..We have used AEI to discover and characterize regulatory polymorphisms in OPRM1, TPH2, MDR1, DRD2, and VKORC1. The objective of this study was to use AEI to determine the extent of cis-regulatory factors in pharmacogenetic genes...
  41. pmc V3 spinal neurons establish a robust and balanced locomotor rhythm during walking
    Ying Zhang
    Molecular Neurobiology Laboratory, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, 10010 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
    Neuron 60:84-96. 2008
    ..We propose that the V3 neurons establish a regular and balanced motor rhythm by distributing excitatory drive between both halves of the spinal cord...
  42. doi request reprint Gas chromatography/time-of-flight mass spectrometry based metabonomic approach to differentiating hypertension- and age-related metabolic variation in spontaneously hypertensive rats
    Yihong Lu
    Key Laboratory of Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing, China
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 22:2882-8. 2008
    ..It is also indicated that GC/TOFMS-based metabonomics is a powerful approach to identifying potential biomarkers and investigating the pathological processes of hypertension and the physiological developments of aging...
  43. ncbi request reprint A Bayesian analysis of doubly censored data using a hierarchical Cox model
    Wei Zhang
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Stat Med 27:529-42. 2008
    ..The use of an approximate Bayesian approach using the partial likelihood as the likelihood is recommended because it more appropriately incorporates the uncertainty of interval-censored HIV infection times...
  44. ncbi request reprint Exo70 interacts with the Arp2/3 complex and regulates cell migration
    Xiaofeng Zuo
    Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Nat Cell Biol 8:1383-8. 2006
    ..We propose that Exo70, in addition to functioning in exocytosis, also regulates actin at the leading edges of migrating cells, therefore coordinating cytoskeleton and membrane traffic during cell migration...
  45. ncbi request reprint Consequences of preventing delirium in hospitalized older adults on nursing home costs
    Douglas L Leslie
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:405-9. 2005
    ..To determine whether costs of long-term nursing home (NH) care for patients who received a multicomponent targeted intervention (MTI) to prevent delirium while hospitalized were less than for those who did not receive the intervention...
  46. ncbi request reprint DRAGON, a bone morphogenetic protein co-receptor
    Tarek A Samad
    Neural Plasticity Research Group, Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02129, USA
    J Biol Chem 280:14122-9. 2005
    ..The direct interaction of DRAGON with BMP ligands and receptors indicates that it is a BMP co-receptor that potentiates BMP signaling...
  47. ncbi request reprint Crystal structure of a novel antifungal protein distinct with five disulfide bridges from Eucommia ulmoides Oliver at an atomic resolution
    Ye Xiang
    Center for Structural and Molecular Biology, Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, People s Republic of China
    J Struct Biol 148:86-97. 2004
    ..Based on these structural features, the possible structural basis of the functional properties of EAFP2 is discussed...
  48. ncbi request reprint Nonequilibrium, multiple-timescale simulations of ligand-receptor interactions in structured protein systems
    Ying Zhang
    Program in Biomedical Engineering, Florida State University, FAMU FSU Joint College of Engineering, Tallahassee, Florida 32306, USA
    Proteins 52:339-48. 2003
    ..Further studies are now underway to critically examine this simpler overall algorithm in analyzing the nonequilibrium protein-docking problem...
  49. ncbi request reprint [Monitoring the breast changes of Chinese postmenopausal women under long-term hormone replacement therapy by mammary ultrasonography]
    Man ting Huang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, PUMC Hospital, CAMS and PUMC, Beijing 100730, China
    Zhongguo Yi Xue Ke Xue Yuan Xue Bao 26:24-9. 2004
    ..To investigate the effects of long-term hormone replacement therapy (HRT) on the breasts of postmenopausal women using mammary ultrasonography...
  50. pmc Vaccine potential of the Neisseria meningitidis 2086 lipoprotein
    Leah D Fletcher
    Wyeth Vaccines Research, Pearl River, New York 10965, USA
    Infect Immun 72:2088-100. 2004
    ..The rLP2086 family of antigens are candidates worthy of further vaccine development...
  51. ncbi request reprint Human aurora-B binds to a proteasome alpha-subunit HC8 and undergoes degradation in a proteasome-dependent manner
    Fengjue Shu
    State Key Laboratory of Genetic Engineering, Institute of Genetics, School of Life Science, Fudan University, Shanghai, PR China
    Mol Cell Biochem 254:157-62. 2003
    ..The Aurora-B protein level increased in HeLa cells cultured with proteasome inhibitor ALLN. Our data suggest that Aurora-B might undergo degradation by binding to HC8 in a proteasome-dependent manner during mitosis...
  52. ncbi request reprint The relationship between MTHFR gene polymorphisms, plasma homocysteine levels and diabetic retinopathy in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Jiazhong Sun
    Department of Endocrinology, Zhongnan Hospital, Wuhan University, Wuhan 430071, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 116:145-7. 2003
    ..To evaluate the role of methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) gene polymorphisms and plasma homocysteine levels in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and diabetic retinopathy (DR)...
  53. ncbi request reprint Activity-independent homeostasis in rhythmically active neurons
    Jason N MacLean
    Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Neuron 37:109-20. 2003
    ..Since I(A) and I(h) influence neuronal activity in opposite directions, our results suggest a selective coregulation of these channels as a mechanism for constraining cell activity within appropriate physiological parameters...
  54. ncbi request reprint Evolution of the delta13C signature related to total carbon contents and carbon decomposition rate constants in a soil profile under grassland
    Frederik Accoe
    Department of Applied Analytical and Physical Chemistry, Faculty of Agricultural and Applied Biological Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 16:2184-9. 2002
    ..These results suggest that changes of the delta(13)C signature of SOM in undisturbed soil profiles under continuous C(3) vegetation may serve as an indicator of the variation of SOM quality with increasing depth...
  55. ncbi request reprint Clinical manifestations of low bone mass in amenorrhea patients with elevated follicular stimulating hormone
    Qi Yu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing 100730, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 115:1376-9. 2002
    ..To study the characteristics of low bone mass in amenorrhea patients with elevated follicular stimulating hormone (FSH)...
  56. ncbi request reprint Crystal structure of human SH3BGRL protein: the first structure of the human SH3BGR family representing a novel class of thioredoxin fold proteins
    Lei Yin
    Center for Structural and Molecular Biology, Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Proteins 61:213-6. 2005
  57. ncbi request reprint Molecular character of the recombinant antitumor lectin from the edible mushroom Agrocybe aegerita
    Na Yang
    Center for Structural and Molecular Biology, Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing
    J Biochem 138:145-50. 2005
    ..The molecular characters revealed by this study are significant for the in-depth investigation of the functional mechanism of this interesting protein...
  58. pmc Engineered recombinant single-chain fragment variable antibody for immunosensors
    Zhihong Shen
    Department of Chemistry, Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan 48309, USA
    Anal Chem 77:6834-42. 2005
    ..3 +/- 0.15 nM (n = 4) with a linear range over 2.3 x 10(-9) - 3.3 x 10(-(8) M. The piezoimmunosensor was also used to study the kinetics and thermodynamics of antigen/scFv antibody binding...
  59. ncbi request reprint Phospholipid fatty acid pattern and D-glucose metabolism in muscles from omega3 fatty acid-depleted rats
    Eda Agascioglu
    Laboratory of Experimental Hormonology, Brussels Free University, 808 Route de Lennik, 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Biochimie 89:374-82. 2007
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  60. ncbi request reprint Brain phospholipid and triglyceride fatty acid content and pattern in Type 1 and Type 2 diabetic rats
    Willy J Malaisse
    Laboratory of Experimental Hormonology, Brussels Free University, 808 Route de Lennik, B 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Neurosci Lett 409:75-9. 2006
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular disease risk factor awareness in American Indian communities: the strong heart study
    Kurt Schweigman
    California Rural Indian Health Board, Sacramento, California, USA
    Ethn Dis 16:647-52. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to assess awareness of nine major risk factors for heart disease among participants in SHS...
  62. pmc A research algorithm to improve detection of delirium in the intensive care unit
    Margaret A Pisani
    Department of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Section, and the Program on Aging, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8057, USA
    Crit Care 10:R121. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a research algorithm to enhance detection of delirium in critically ill ICU patients using chart review to complement a validated clinical delirium instrument...
  63. ncbi request reprint Nursing home practitioner survey of diagnostic criteria for urinary tract infections
    Manisha Juthani-Mehta
    Infectious Diseases Section, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1986-90. 2005
    ..To determine practitioner knowledge of the most commonly used consensus criteria (i.e., McGeer criteria) for UTIs...
  64. ncbi request reprint Atropurosides A-G, new steroidal saponins from Smilacina atropurpurea
    Ying Zhang
    State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources in West China, Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, PR China
    Steroids 71:712-9. 2006
    ..All showed moderate cytotoxicities. It appears that the antifungal activity of these steroidal saponins correlates with their cytotoxicity against mammalian cells...
  65. ncbi request reprint NAD(P)H oxidase in paraventricular nucleus contributes to the effect of angiotensin II on cardiac sympathetic afferent reflex
    Ying Zhang
    Department of Physiology, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing 210029, China
    Brain Res 1082:132-41. 2006
    ..These findings suggested that NAD(P)H oxidase in the PVN was a major source of the ROS in modulating the CSAR, and the NAD(P)H oxidase contributes to the effect of Ang II on the CSAR...
  66. ncbi request reprint Isolation and in vitro characterization of pancreatic progenitor cells from the islets of diabetic monkey models
    Chunlin Zou
    Cell Therapy Center, Beijing Institute of Geriatrics, Xuanwu Hospital, Capital University of Medical Sciences, Beijing, PR China
    Int J Biochem Cell Biol 38:973-84. 2006
    ..This study provides a foundation for further characterization of adult pancreatic progenitor cells and autologous transplantation using pancreatic progenitor cells in treating diabetic monkeys...
  67. pmc Time-varying functional regression for predicting remaining lifetime distributions from longitudinal trajectories
    Hans Georg Muller
    Department of Statistics, University of California, Davis, 95616, USA
    Biometrics 61:1064-75. 2005
    ..The proposed techniques are illustrated with data on longitudinal daily egg-laying for female medflies, predicting remaining lifetime and age-at-death distributions from individual event histories observed up to current time...
  68. ncbi request reprint Association study between fibronectin and coronary heart disease
    Ying Zhang
    Gene Diagnosis Center, Zhongnan Hospital, Wuhan University, China
    Clin Chem Lab Med 44:37-42. 2006
    ..Our data suggest that low circulating fibronectin levels might be a new marker of coronary heart disease...
  69. ncbi request reprint [Effect of ginseng fruit saponins on insulin sensitivity index in high fat-fed rats]
    Lan Luo
    Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Medical College, Jiamusi University, Jiamusi, Heilongjiang Province 154007, China
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 3:463-5. 2005
    ..To observe the effect of ginseng fruit saponins (GFS) on insulin sensitivity index in high fat-fed rats...
  70. ncbi request reprint Silencing of transcription of the human luteinizing hormone receptor gene by histone deacetylase-mSin3A complex
    Ying Zhang
    Section on Molecular Endocrinology, Endocrinology and Reproduction Research Branch, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Biol Chem 277:33431-8. 2002
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