John D Young



  1. Martel J, Wu C, Hung C, Wong T, Cheng A, Cheng M, et al. Fatty acids and small organic compounds bind to mineralo-organic nanoparticles derived from human body fluids as revealed by metabolomic analysis. Nanoscale. 2016;8:5537-45 pubmed publisher
    ..This study provides a platform to study the organic corona of biological and synthetic nanoparticles found in the human body. ..
  2. Young J, Martel J, Young L, Wu C, Young A, Young D. Putative nanobacteria represent physiological remnants and culture by-products of normal calcium homeostasis. PLoS ONE. 2009;4:e4417 pubmed publisher
  3. Huang T, Wu S, Chong K, Ojcius D, Ko Y, Wu Y, et al. The medicinal fungus Antrodia cinnamomea suppresses inflammation by inhibiting the NLRP3 inflammasome. J Ethnopharmacol. 2014;155:154-64 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings suggest that ACEE may have therapeutic potential for the treatment of inflammatory diseases. ..
  4. Santana P, Martel J, Lai H, Perfettini J, Kanellopoulos J, Young J, et al. Is the inflammasome relevant for epithelial cell function?. Microbes Infect. 2016;18:93-101 pubmed publisher
    ..We review here recent findings on inflammasomes found in epithelial tissues, highlighting the importance of these protein complexes in the response of epithelial tissues to microbial infections. ..
  5. Young J, Martel J, Young D, Young A, Hung C, Young L, et al. Characterization of granulations of calcium and apatite in serum as pleomorphic mineralo-protein complexes and as precursors of putative nanobacteria. PLoS ONE. 2009;4:e5421 pubmed publisher