Feng Xu

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Publications

  1. pmc Activated protein C induces endoplasmic reticulum stress and attenuates lipopolysaccharide-induced apoptosis mediated by glycogen synthase kinase-3β
    Liang Luo
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Jinling Hospital, Nanjing University School of Medicine, Nanjing 210002, China
    Mediators Inflamm 2012:485279. 2012
  2. pmc Mesenchymal stem cells in acute lung injury: are they ready for translational medicine?
    Feng Xu
    Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Second Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, China
    J Cell Mol Med 17:927-35. 2013
  3. pmc Nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae induces COX-2 and PGE2 expression in lung epithelial cells via activation of p38 MAPK and NF-kappa B
    Feng Xu
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Second Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310009, China
    Respir Res 9:16. 2008
  4. pmc The diagnostic significance of the detection of cytokeratin 19 mRNA by quantitative RT-PCR in benign and malignant pleural effusions
    Feng Xu
    Second Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310009, China
    J Zhejiang Univ Sci 5:1286-9. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint NRP-1 expression in bladder cancer and its implications for tumor progression
    Wen Cheng
    Department of Urology, Nanjing Jinling Hospital, Nanjing University School of Medicine, No 305, Zhongshandong Road, Nanjing, 210002, China
    Tumour Biol 35:6089-94. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Expression of CHD1L in bladder cancer and its influence on prognosis and survival
    Feng Tian
    Department of Urology, Jinling Hospital, No 305, Zhongshandong Road, Nanjing, 210002, China
    Tumour Biol 34:3687-90. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Synergistic induction of MUC5AC mucin by nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae and Streptococcus pneumoniae
    Huahao Shen
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Second Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Zhejiang University Institute of Respiratory Diseases, Hangzhou 310009, China
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 365:795-800. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint [The role of p38 mitogen activated protein kinase in the inflammatory response of human monocytes infected with nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae]
    Zhi hao Xu
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Second Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou 310009, China
    Zhonghua Jie He He Hu Xi Za Zhi 31:348-51. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis in China: a systematic review of 241 cases
    Zhihao Xu
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Second Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang, Zhejiang, China
    Respirology 14:761-6. 2009
  10. doi request reprint In vitro study on the vaporization ratio of 2-microm laser in human prostatic tissue
    Yong Yang
    Department of Urology, People s Liberation Army General Hospital, Beijing, 100853, China
    J Huazhong Univ Sci Technolog Med Sci 30:198-200. 2010

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  1. pmc Activated protein C induces endoplasmic reticulum stress and attenuates lipopolysaccharide-induced apoptosis mediated by glycogen synthase kinase-3β
    Liang Luo
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Jinling Hospital, Nanjing University School of Medicine, Nanjing 210002, China
    Mediators Inflamm 2012:485279. 2012
    ..In summary, activated protein C induced endoplasmic reticulum stress and attenuated lipopolysaccharide-induced human umbilical vein endothelial cell apoptosis mediated by glycogen synthase kinase-3β...
  2. pmc Mesenchymal stem cells in acute lung injury: are they ready for translational medicine?
    Feng Xu
    Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Second Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, China
    J Cell Mol Med 17:927-35. 2013
    ..Thus, it is necessary to establish guidelines, standard operating procedures and evaluation criteria for translating MSC-based therapies into clinical application for patients with ALI. ..
  3. pmc Nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae induces COX-2 and PGE2 expression in lung epithelial cells via activation of p38 MAPK and NF-kappa B
    Feng Xu
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Second Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310009, China
    Respir Res 9:16. 2008
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  4. pmc The diagnostic significance of the detection of cytokeratin 19 mRNA by quantitative RT-PCR in benign and malignant pleural effusions
    Feng Xu
    Second Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310009, China
    J Zhejiang Univ Sci 5:1286-9. 2004
    ..To evaluate the diagnostic significance of detecting cytokeratin 19 (CK19) mRNA by quantitative reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) in benign and malignant pleural effusions...
  5. ncbi request reprint NRP-1 expression in bladder cancer and its implications for tumor progression
    Wen Cheng
    Department of Urology, Nanjing Jinling Hospital, Nanjing University School of Medicine, No 305, Zhongshandong Road, Nanjing, 210002, China
    Tumour Biol 35:6089-94. 2014
    ..Our study suggests that overexpression of NRP-1 may play an important role in the progression of BC, and NRP-1 expression may serve as a biomarker for poor prognosis for BC. ..
  6. doi request reprint Expression of CHD1L in bladder cancer and its influence on prognosis and survival
    Feng Tian
    Department of Urology, Jinling Hospital, No 305, Zhongshandong Road, Nanjing, 210002, China
    Tumour Biol 34:3687-90. 2013
    ..In conclusion, CHD1L is likely to be a valuable marker for carcinogenesis and progression of BC. It might be used as an important diagnostic and prognostic marker for BC patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Synergistic induction of MUC5AC mucin by nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae and Streptococcus pneumoniae
    Huahao Shen
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Second Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Zhejiang University Institute of Respiratory Diseases, Hangzhou 310009, China
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 365:795-800. 2008
    ..Thus, our studies provide direct evidence for the synergistic induction of MUC5AC in mixed infections and bring novel insights into our understanding of molecular mechanisms underlying polymicrobial infections in CRD and OM...
  8. ncbi request reprint [The role of p38 mitogen activated protein kinase in the inflammatory response of human monocytes infected with nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae]
    Zhi hao Xu
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Second Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou 310009, China
    Zhonghua Jie He He Hu Xi Za Zhi 31:348-51. 2008
    ..To investigate the role of mitogen activated protein kinase (MAPK) pathway in the inflammatory response induced by nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae (NTHi)...
  9. doi request reprint Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis in China: a systematic review of 241 cases
    Zhihao Xu
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Second Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang, Zhejiang, China
    Respirology 14:761-6. 2009
    ..It was first described in China in 1965, and more cases have been reported subsequently. A systematic review was performed on 241 cases of PAP in China and progress in the diagnosis and treatment of this disease is discussed...
  10. doi request reprint In vitro study on the vaporization ratio of 2-microm laser in human prostatic tissue
    Yong Yang
    Department of Urology, People s Liberation Army General Hospital, Beijing, 100853, China
    J Huazhong Univ Sci Technolog Med Sci 30:198-200. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint Debye series for light scattering by a spheroid
    Feng Xu
    , , Germany
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 27:671-86. 2010
    ..Eccentricity-related scattering phenomena including the rainbow's angular shift, the disappearance of the rainbow, and the rainbow-enhanced glory are quantitatively demonstrated and analyzed...
  12. doi request reprint The clinical course and long-term outcome of primary focal segmental glomerulosclerosis in Chinese adults
    Xi Tang
    Research Institute of Nephrology, Jinling Hospital, Nanjing University School of Medicine, Nanjing, 21002 China
    Clin Nephrol 80:130-9. 2013
    ..To explore the long-term outcome and prognostic factors of primary focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) in Chinese adults...
  13. doi request reprint Effect of miR-29b-1* and miR-29c knockdown on cell growth of the bladder cancer cell line T24
    Feng Xu
    Department of Urology, Jinling Hospital, School of Medicine, Nanjing University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
    J Int Med Res 41:1803-10. 2013
    ..To investigate the role of the microRNAs miR-29b-1-5p (miR-29b-1*) and miR-29c in bladder urothelial cancer (BUC)...
  14. doi request reprint A case report of systemic lupus erythematosus combined with Castleman's disease and literature review
    Jing yan Xia
    Department of Radiation Therapy, Second Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, 88 Jiefang Road, 310009 Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, People s Republic of China
    Rheumatol Int 32:2189-93. 2012
    ..The patient responded very well to the prednisolone treatment. Based on the related literature review, we would like to stress the possibility of CD in patients with SLE lymphadenopathy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and significance of various scores for pneumonia severity in the management of patients with community-acquired pneumonia in China
    Yan Yang
    Zhejiang University School of Medicine Hangzhou Binjiang Hospital, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 125:639-45. 2012
    ..The present study aimed to evaluate the role of the pneumonia severity index (PSI), CURB-65, and sepsis score in the management of hospitalized CAP patients and explore the effect of ICU treatment on prognosis of severe cases...
  16. doi request reprint Infiltration related miRNAs in bladder urothelial carcinoma
    Peng Xie
    Department of Urology, Nanjing General Hospital of Nanjing Millitary Command, Nanjing 210002, China
    J Huazhong Univ Sci Technolog Med Sci 32:576-80. 2012
    ..It is suggested that infiltration of BUC is related with different expression of miRNAs, which may provide a novel platform for further study on function and action mechanism of miRNAs...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Type I interferon and bacterial infection]
    Ran Diao
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, The Second Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou 310009, China
    Zhejiang Da Xue Xue Bao Yi Xue Ban 41:464-8. 2012
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  18. ncbi request reprint [Detection, verification and significance of differentially expressed miRNAs in bladder urothelial carcinoma]
    Peng Xie
    Department of Urology, Nanjing General Hospital of Nanjing Military Command, Nanjing 210002, China
    Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 90:3391-4. 2010
    ..To explore the differentially expressed miRNAs in bladder urothelial carcinoma (BUC) in order to provide rationales for further studies of function and mechanism for their actions...
  19. doi request reprint Long-term outcome and prognostic factors of idiopathic membranous nephropathy in the Chinese population
    Ke Zuo
    Research Institute of Nephrology, Jinling Hospital, Nanjing University School of Medicine, Nanjing, China
    Clin Nephrol 79:445-53. 2013
    ..Although IMN is thought to run a more benign course in Asian patients than in the Caucasian population, there has been no persuasive study to determine the long-term prognosis and risk factors for IMN in the Chinese population...
  20. ncbi request reprint CCR3 monoclonal antibody inhibits airway eosinophilic inflammation and mucus overproduction in a mouse model of asthma
    Hua hao Shen
    Department of Respiratory Diseases, The Second Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University College of Medicine, Hangzhou 310009, China
    Acta Pharmacol Sin 27:1594-9. 2006
    ..To explore the effect of a rat anti-mouse CC-chemokine receptor-3 (CCR3) monoclonal antibody (CCR3 mAb) on airway eosinophilia and mucus overproduction in asthmatic mice...
  21. pmc A case of chylothorax treated curatively with Sapylin, a streptococcus preparation
    Zhi hao Xu
    Department of Respiratory Diseases, The Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
    J Zhejiang Univ Sci B 8:885-7. 2007
    ..Two-time intra-thoracic injection of 3 Klinische Einheit (KE) Sapylin achieved rapid and effective control of chylothorax with no severe side effects. Sapylin may facilitate pleurodesis by producing a strong inflammatory response...
  22. doi request reprint Akt1-mediated regulation of macrophage polarization in a murine model of Staphylococcus aureus pulmonary infection
    Feng Xu
    Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China
    J Infect Dis 208:528-38. 2013
    ..These results thus establish an Akt1-mediated, microRNA-involved circuit that regulates pathogen-driven macrophage polarization and, subsequently, the host response to infection. ..
  23. pmc Results of en bloc resection for hepatocellular carcinoma extending to adjacent organs
    Yan Ming Zhou
    Department of Hepato Biliary Pancreato Vascular Surgery, First Affiliated Hospital of Xiamen University, Xiamen, China
    Can J Surg 55:222-6. 2012
    ..To curatively resect hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) with adjacent organ extension, the combined resection of these organs is inevitable. We analyzed the safety and effectiveness of en bloc resection for HCC extending to adjacent organs...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Acute exacerbation of usual interstitial pneumonia and nonspecific interstitial pneumonia: analysis of 6 cases]
    Xin lun Tian
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing 100730, China
    Zhonghua Jie He He Hu Xi Za Zhi 31:255-9. 2008
    ..Our study was to define the clinicopathologic features and outcome of acute exacerbation in 3 patients with UIP and 3 with nonspecific interstitial pneumonia (NSIP)...
  25. doi request reprint Should FEV1/FEV6 replace FEV1/FVC ratio to detect airway obstruction? A metaanalysis
    Ji yong Jing
    Respiratory Department, Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Jiefang Road 88, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, People s Republic of China
    Chest 135:991-8. 2009
    ..We conducted a meta-analysis to determine the FEV(1)/FEV(6) substitute for FEV(1)/FVC in the diagnosis of airway obstruction...
  26. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of tumor metastasis by sodium caffeate and its effect on angiogenesis
    Feng Xu
    Institute of Medicinal Biotechnology, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing
    Oncology 67:88-92. 2004
    ..Sodium caffeate (SC), the sodium salt of caffeic acid, was synthesized in our laboratory. We studied the antimetastatic effect induced by SC and its inhibition of tumor angiogenesis using various in vitro and in vivo metastasis assays...
  27. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of hepatic angiomyolipoma
    Yan Ming Zhou
    Department of Hepato Biliary Pancreato Vascular Surgery, First Xiamen Hospital, Fujian Medical University, Xiamen 361003, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 7:284-7. 2008
    ..Hepatic angiomyolipoma (HAML) is a rare hepatic mesenchymal tumor. This study was designed to explore its clinical features...
  28. doi request reprint Modulation of the inflammatory response to Streptococcus pneumoniae in a model of acute lung tissue infection
    Feng Xu
    Medical Clinic III, Campus Lubeck, University of Schleswig Holstein, Lubeck, Germany
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 39:522-9. 2008
    ..p38 MAPK holds a major role in pathogen-induced pulmonary cytokine release and is a potential molecular target to modulate overwhelming lung inflammation...
  29. doi request reprint Association of the T1799A BRAF mutation with tumor extrathyroidal invasion, higher peripheral platelet counts, and over-expression of platelet-derived growth factor-B in papillary thyroid cancer
    Yangang Wang
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Endocr Relat Cancer 15:183-90. 2008
    ..The data suggest that the BRAF T1799A mutation is associated with aggressive pathological outcomes of PTC in which high platelet counts and increased PDGF production may play a role...
  30. doi request reprint Local blockade of TSLP receptor alleviated allergic disease by regulating airway dendritic cells
    Liyun Shi
    Department of Immunology, Hangzhou Normal University, Hangzhou, PR China
    Clin Immunol 129:202-10. 2008
    ..Thus, local application of anti-TSLPR prevented Th2-mediated airway inflammation, at least partly, by regulating DCs function, which might be exploited to develop novel treatments for asthma...
  31. pmc Risk factors for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: a case-control study in China
    Yan Ming Zhou
    Department of Hepato Biliary Pancreato Vascular Surgery, The First Xiamen Hospital, Fujian Medical University, 55 Zhenhai Road, Xiamen 361003, Fujian Province, China
    World J Gastroenterol 14:632-5. 2008
    ..To carry out a hospital-based case-control study to investigate risk factors for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC) in China...
  32. pmc Protease nexin-2/amyloid beta-protein precursor limits cerebral thrombosis
    Feng Xu
    Department of Medicine, Stony Brook University, NY 11794, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:18135-40. 2005
    ..These findings indicate that PN2/AbetaPP plays a significant role in regulating cerebral thrombosis and that modest increases in this protein can profoundly enhance cerebral hemorrhage...
  33. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of linear RNA amplification in cDNA microarray gene expression analysis
    Bingmei Zhu
    Department of Molecular and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokushima, CREST, JST, The 21st Century COE Program, Shomachi 1, Tokushima 770 8505, Japan
    Mol Genet Metab 87:71-9. 2006
    ..Furthermore, quantitative real-time PCR measurements of a set of 10 genes showed good correlation with amplified aRNA arrays...
  34. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of EphA2 and EphrinA-1 expression in oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma
    Feng Xu
    Department of Pathology, The National Hospital Norwegian Radium Hospital, University of Oslo, Montebello, 0310 Oslo, Norway
    Anticancer Res 25:2943-50. 2005
    ..We conclude that EphA2 protein expression is confirmed to be of predictive value for unfavourable survival for oesophageal cancer patients and may be a good target for oesophageal cancer therapy...
  35. pmc Cerebral microvascular amyloid beta protein deposition induces vascular degeneration and neuroinflammation in transgenic mice expressing human vasculotropic mutant amyloid beta precursor protein
    Jianting Miao
    Department of Medicine, HSC, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8153, USA
    Am J Pathol 167:505-15. 2005
    ..Together, these studies identify the Tg-SwDI mouse as a unique model to investigate selective accumulation of cerebral microvascular amyloid and the associated neuroinflammation...
  36. ncbi request reprint Reducing cerebral microvascular amyloid-beta protein deposition diminishes regional neuroinflammation in vasculotropic mutant amyloid precursor protein transgenic mice
    Jianting Miao
    Department of Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 8153, USA
    J Neurosci 25:6271-7. 2005
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Genomic organization and functional analysis of murine PKD2L1
    Manabu Murakami
    Department of Pharmacology, Akita University School of Medicine, Akita 010 8543, Japan
    J Biol Chem 280:5626-35. 2005
    ..We conclude that PKD2L1 forms functional cation channels on the plasma membrane by interacting with PKD1. These findings raise the possibility that PKD2L1 represents the third genetic locus that is responsible for PKD...
  38. ncbi request reprint LRP/amyloid beta-peptide interaction mediates differential brain efflux of Abeta isoforms
    Rashid Deane
    Frank P Smith Laboratories for Neuroscience and Neurosurgical Research, Department of Neurosurgery, Arthur Kornberg Medical Research Building, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Neuron 43:333-44. 2004
    ..Thus, low-affinity LRP/Abeta interaction and/or Abeta-induced LRP loss at the BBB mediate brain accumulation of neurotoxic Abeta...
  39. ncbi request reprint Early-onset and robust cerebral microvascular accumulation of amyloid beta-protein in transgenic mice expressing low levels of a vasculotropic Dutch/Iowa mutant form of amyloid beta-protein precursor
    Judianne Davis
    Department of Medicine, Health Sciences Center, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8153, USA
    J Biol Chem 279:20296-306. 2004
    ..These results with Tg-SwDI mice demonstrate that overexpression of human AbetaPP is not required for early-onset and robust accumulation of both vascular and parenchymal Abeta in mouse brain...
  40. ncbi request reprint [The building and practice of the emergency isolation radiology information system at the department of radiology in polyclinic during the epidemic outbreak stage of SARS]
    Hongbin Han
    Department of Radiology, Peking University Third Hospital, Beijing 100083, China
    Beijing Da Xue Xue Bao 35:86-8. 2003
    ..To summarize the experience and the effects of the system, and to discuss the benefits and problems of the system...
  41. ncbi request reprint Identification and characterization of the murine TRPM4 channel
    Manabu Murakami
    Department of Pharmacology, Akita University School of Medicine, 1 1 1, Hondou, Akita 010 8543, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 307:522-8. 2003
    ..Both TRPM4 variants integrated into the plasma membrane. Furthermore, FRET analysis revealed that TRPM4a and TRPM4b localized close together, suggesting a multimerization of the two molecules...
  42. ncbi request reprint Long-term engraftment of p18(INK4C)-deficient hematopoietic stem cells is enhanced in the sublethally-irradiated recipients
    Xianmin Song
    Department of Hematology, Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, China
    Sci China C Life Sci 49:390-4. 2006
    ..Therefore, p18 might serve as a potential drug target for increasing the efficacy of stem cell transplant in the patients that are preconditioned with either a myeloablative or non-myeloablative regimen...
  43. ncbi request reprint Structure of human spindlin1. Tandem tudor-like domains for cell cycle regulation
    Qiang Zhao
    Tsinghua Institute of Biophysics Joint Research Group for Structural Biology, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
    J Biol Chem 282:647-56. 2007
    ..We further identified associations of spindlin1 with nucleic acid to provide a biochemical basis for its cell cycle regulation and other functions...
  44. doi request reprint Homeoprotein Cdx2 and nuclear PTEN expression profiles are related to gastric cancer prognosis
    Zhigang Bai
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Surgical Oncology Laboratory, People s Hospital, Peking University, 100044 Beijing, China
    APMIS 115:1383-90. 2007
    ..014). These data suggest that combined analysis of Cdx2 and nuclear PTEN expression can have significant value in distinguishing histological types of gastric cancer and assessing prognosis in patients with gastric cancer...
  45. ncbi request reprint The polymorphism in acetaldehyde dehydrogenase 2 gene, causing a substitution of Glu > Lys(504), is not associated with coronary atherosclerosis severity in Han Chinese
    Feng Xu
    Department of Emergency, Qilu Hospital of Shandong University, Jinan, China
    Tohoku J Exp Med 213:215-20. 2007
    ..Multiple regression analysis has shown that the ALDH2 genotype 1/2 or 2/2 is an independent risk factor for MI, but is not associated with coronary atherosclerosis severity in Han Chinese...
  46. ncbi request reprint Association of AKT1 gene polymorphisms with risk of schizophrenia and with response to antipsychotics in the Chinese population
    Ming Qing Xu
    Bio X Center, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, PR China
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1358-67. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether the AKT1 gene is involved in the etiology of schizophrenia and whether it affects therapeutic outcomes in the Chinese population...
  47. pmc Role of rat organic anion transporter 3 (Oat3) in the renal basolateral transport of glutathione
    Lawrence H Lash
    Department of Pharmacology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 540 East Canfield Avenue, Detroit, MI 48201, United States
    Chem Biol Interact 170:124-34. 2007
    ..We conclude that Oat3 can function in GSH uptake and that NRK-52E cells possess a low background rate of GSH uptake, making these cells a good model for overexpression of specific, putative GSH carriers...
  48. ncbi request reprint Antigen transmission by replicating antigen-bearing dendritic cells
    Jun Diao
    Toronto General Hospital Research Institute, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Immunol 179:2713-21. 2007
    ..Our findings help explain how Ag may persist in a population of DC despite the brief lifespan of individual mature DC...
  49. ncbi request reprint Multivessel percutaneous coronary intervention in Chinese patients with acute myocardial infarction and simple nonculprit arteries
    Feng Xu
    Department of Emergency and Center of Chest Pain, Qilu Hospital of Shandong University, Jinan, China
    Am J Med Sci 333:376-80. 2007
    ..In this study, we investigated the significance of multivessel PCI in Chinese patients with ST-segment elevation AMI and relatively simple lesions in nonculprit arteries...
  50. ncbi request reprint Effect of personality type on pharmacodynamics through changing pharmacokinetics
    Feng Xu
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Second Medical College, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, China
    Med Hypotheses 69:1131-4. 2007
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Minocycline reduces microglial activation and improves behavioral deficits in a transgenic model of cerebral microvascular amyloid
    Rong Fan
    Department of Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794, USA
    J Neurosci 27:3057-63. 2007
    ..These finding suggest that anti-inflammatory treatment targeted for cerebral microvascular amyloid-induced microglial activation can improve cognitive deficits without altering the accumulation and distribution of Abeta...
  52. ncbi request reprint Brain-derived neurotrophic factor and risk of schizophrenia: an association study and meta-analysis
    Lulu Qian
    Bio X Center, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 353:738-43. 2007
    ..However, haplotype analysis found a common four-locus haplotype is protective against schizophrenia (Case 3.1% vs Control 7%, p=0.0011). Our data provides evidence that BDNF is a susceptibility gene for schizophrenia in Chinese subjects...
  53. ncbi request reprint Facilitated PCI in younger Chinese patients with AMI
    Feng Xu
    Int J Cardiol 121:78-80. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that the age and dosage of thrombolytics should be noticed seriously when considering facilitated PCI...
  54. ncbi request reprint Establishment of transcriptional competence in early and late S phase
    Jianmin Zhang
    Department of Cellular Biochemistry and Human Genetics, Hebrew University, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Nature 420:198-202. 2002
    ..These findings suggest a mechanistic connection between replication timing and gene expression that might help to explain how epigenetic states can be maintained in vivo...