Gene Symbol: pinin
Description: pinin, desmosome associated protein
Alias: DRS, DRSP, SDK3, memA, pinin, 140 kDa nuclear and cell adhesion-related phosphoprotein, SR-like protein, desmosome-associated protein, domain-rich serine protein, melanoma metastasis clone A protein, neutrophil protein, nuclear protein SDK3
Species: human
Products:     pinin

Top Publications

  1. Shi Y, Ouyang P, Sugrue S. Characterization of the gene encoding pinin/DRS/memA and evidence for its potential tumor suppressor function. Oncogene. 2000;19:289-97 pubmed
    ..b>Pinin/DRS/memA was first identified in our laboratory and it was shown to be a cell adhesion-related molecule...
  2. Dellaire G, Makarov E, Cowger J, Longman D, Sutherland H, Luhrmann R, et al. Mammalian PRP4 kinase copurifies and interacts with components of both the U5 snRNP and the N-CoR deacetylase complexes. Mol Cell Biol. 2002;22:5141-56 pubmed
    ..In support of a role for PRP4K in pre-mRNA splicing, we identified PRP6, SWAP, and pinin as interacting proteins and demonstrated that PRP4K is a U5 snRNP-associated kinase...
  3. Alpatov R, Munguba G, Caton P, Joo J, Shi Y, Shi Y, et al. Nuclear speckle-associated protein Pnn/DRS binds to the transcriptional corepressor CtBP and relieves CtBP-mediated repression of the E-cadherin gene. Mol Cell Biol. 2004;24:10223-35 pubmed
    Previously, we have shown that pinin/DRS (Pnn), a 140-kDa nuclear and cell adhesion-related phosphoprotein, is involved in the regulation of cell adhesion and modulation of the activity of multiple tumor suppressor genes...
  4. Joo J, Alpatov R, Munguba G, Jackson M, Hunt M, Sugrue S. Reduction of Pnn by RNAi induces loss of cell-cell adhesion between human corneal epithelial cells. Mol Vis. 2005;11:133-42 pubmed
    b>Pinin (Pnn/DRS/memA) plays an important role in regulating cell-cell adhesion of corneal epithelial cells. In the nucleus, Pnn interacts with both transcriptional repressor and pre-mRNA processing machinery...
  5. Alpatov R, Shi Y, Munguba G, Moghimi B, Joo J, BUNGERT J, et al. Corepressor CtBP and nuclear speckle protein Pnn/DRS differentially modulate transcription and splicing of the E-cadherin gene. Mol Cell Biol. 2008;28:1584-95 pubmed
    ..Pnn/DRS (Pnn) is a "nuclear speckle"-associated protein involved in mRNA processing as well as transcriptional ..
  6. Murachelli A, Ebert J, Basquin C, Le Hir H, Conti E. The structure of the ASAP core complex reveals the existence of a Pinin-containing PSAP complex. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2012;19:378-86 pubmed publisher
    ..Unexpectedly, our structural analysis identified an Acinus-like motif in Pinin, another EJC-associated splicing factor...
  7. Wang P, Lou P, Leu S, Ouyang P. Modulation of alternative pre-mRNA splicing in vivo by pinin. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2002;294:448-55 pubmed
    ..We have previously identified an SR-like protein, pinin (pnn), which is localized not only in nuclear speckles but also at desmosomes...
  8. Zimowska G, Shi J, Munguba G, Jackson M, Alpatov R, Simmons M, et al. Pinin/DRS/memA interacts with SRp75, SRm300 and SRrp130 in corneal epithelial cells. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2003;44:4715-23 pubmed
    b>Pinin (Pnn/DRS/memA) is a cell-adhesion-related and nuclear protein that has been identified as central in the establishment and maintenance of corneal epithelial cell-cell adhesion...
  9. Planells Ferrer L, Urresti J, Coccia E, Galenkamp K, Calleja Yagüe I, Lopez Soriano J, et al. Fas apoptosis inhibitory molecules: more than death-receptor antagonists in the nervous system. J Neurochem. 2016;139:11-21 pubmed publisher
    ..and physiological homeostasis is well established, as is the existence of several molecules that modulate DRs function, among them Fas Apoptotis Inhibitory Molecules...

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  1. Ubaldi F, Capalbo A, Colamaria S, Ferrero S, Maggiulli R, Vajta G, et al. Reduction of multiple pregnancies in the advanced maternal age population after implementation of an elective single embryo transfer policy coupled with enhanced embryo selection: pre- and post-intervention study. Hum Reprod. 2015;30:2097-106 pubmed publisher
    ..0 versus 10.6% (P < 0.01). Multiple DRs decreased from 21.0 in the preintervention to 6.8% in the post-intervention group (OR = 0.3. 95% CI = 0.1-0...
  2. Mayer R, Schwarzmeier J, Gerner M, Bileck A, Mader J, Meier Menches S, et al. Proteomics and metabolomics identify molecular mechanisms of aging potentially predisposing for chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2018;17:290-303 pubmed publisher
  3. Pi L, Robinson P, Jorgensen M, Oh S, Brown A, Weinreb P, et al. Connective tissue growth factor and integrin αvβ6: a new pair of regulators critical for ductular reaction and biliary fibrosis in mice. Hepatology. 2015;61:678-91 pubmed publisher
    ..vβ6 in hepatic progenitor/oval cell activation, which often occurs in the form of ductular reactions (DRs) when hepatocyte proliferation is inhibited during severe liver injury...
  4. Haq S, Rehman W, Waseem M, Meynen V, Awan S, Saeed S, et al. Fabrication of pure and moxifloxacin functionalized silver oxide nanoparticles for photocatalytic and antimicrobial activity. J Photochem Photobiol B. 2018;186:116-124 pubmed publisher
    ..The optical band gap derived from the diffuse reflectance spectrum (DRS) was 1.83?eV, which corresponds to the transmittance edge of 676?nm...
  5. Park C, Jeong J, Jeong J, Kim Y, Jung Y, Go G, et al. Ethanol extract of Kalopanax septemlobus leaf induces caspase-dependent apoptosis associated with activation of AMPK in human hepatocellular carcinoma cells. Int J Oncol. 2016;48:261-70 pubmed publisher
    ..EEKS treatment increased the levels of the death receptors (DRs), DR4 and DR5, and activated caspases, as well as promoting proteolytic degradation of poly(ADP-ribose)-polymerase ..
  6. Shank J, Kelley B, Jackson J, Tweedie J, Franklin D, Damo S, et al. The Host Antimicrobial Protein Calgranulin C Participates in the Control of Campylobacter jejuni Growth via Zinc Sequestration. Infect Immun. 2018;86: pubmed publisher
    ..As such, we examined patient fecal samples for the accumulation of the neutrophil protein calgranulin C during infection with Campylobacter jejuni In response to infection, calgranulin C was ..
  7. Gonzalez B, Torres O, Jayanthi S, Gomez N, Sosa M, Bernardi A, et al. The effects of single-dose injections of modafinil and methamphetamine on epigenetic and functional markers in the mouse medial prefrontal cortex: potential role of dopamine receptors. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 2019;88:222-234 pubmed publisher
    ..To test if dopamine (DA) receptors (DRs) participate in the biochemical effects of the two drugs, we injected the D1Rs antagonist, SCH23390, or the D2Rs ..
  8. Forostyak S, Homola A, Turnovcova K, Svitil P, Jendelova P, Sykova E. Intrathecal delivery of mesenchymal stromal cells protects the structure of altered perineuronal nets in SOD1 rats and amends the course of ALS. Stem Cells. 2014;32:3163-72 pubmed publisher
  9. Dyer S, Chambers G, de Mouzon J, Nygren K, Zegers Hochschild F, Mansour R, et al. International Committee for Monitoring Assisted Reproductive Technologies world report: Assisted Reproductive Technology 2008, 2009 and 2010. Hum Reprod. 2016;31:1588-609 pubmed publisher
    ..8% in 2008; 19.7% in 2009 and 20.0% in 2010, with corresponding DRs for FET of 18.8, 19.7 and 20.7%. In fresh non-donor cycles, single embryo transfer increased from 25...
  10. Berretta S, Pantazopoulos H, Markota M, Brown C, Batzianouli E. Losing the sugar coating: potential impact of perineuronal net abnormalities on interneurons in schizophrenia. Schizophr Res. 2015;167:18-27 pubmed publisher
    ..In turn, these mechanisms may contribute to the dysfunction of GABAergic neurons. ..
  11. Wei D, Shi Y, Li J, Wang Z, Zhang L, Sun Y, et al. Effect of pretreatment with oral contraceptives and progestins on IVF outcomes in women with polycystic ovary syndrome. Hum Reprod. 2017;32:354-361 pubmed publisher
    ..of China (81430029), National Natural Science Foundation of China (81471428) and Thousand Talents Program (Drs Legro and Zhang H)...
  12. Wachter S, Raghavan R, Wachter J, Minnick M. Identification of novel MITEs (miniature inverted-repeat transposable elements) in Coxiella burnetii: implications for protein and small RNA evolution. BMC Genomics. 2018;19:247 pubmed publisher
    ..QMITE1 is a typical MITE of 300-400 bp with short (2-3 nt) direct repeats (DRs) of variable sequence and is often found overlapping annotated open reading frames (ORFs)...
  13. Wroblewski R, Armaka M, Kondylis V, Pasparakis M, Walczak H, Mittrücker H, et al. Opposing role of tumor necrosis factor receptor 1 signaling in T cell-mediated hepatitis and bacterial infection in mice. Hepatology. 2016;64:508-21 pubmed publisher
    ..The critical site of action of DRs is completely dependent on the nature of hepatitis; the data specify MDCs as the essential cell type of TNFR1 ..
  14. Fawcett J. The extracellular matrix in plasticity and regeneration after CNS injury and neurodegenerative disease. Prog Brain Res. 2015;218:213-26 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition OTX2 binds to CS-E motifs, where it can act on parvalbumin interneurons to maintain the PNNs. ..
  15. TenBroek E, Yunker L, Nies M, Bendele A. Randomized controlled studies on the efficacy of antiarthritic agents in inhibiting cartilage degeneration and pain associated with progression of osteoarthritis in the rat. Arthritis Res Ther. 2016;18:24 pubmed publisher
    ..Pain behavior was measured by mechanical hyperalgesia using the digital Randall-Selitto test (dRS) or by incapacitance with weight bearing (WB)...
  16. M S, K B, M B, S J, S A, A S, et al. Obtaining titanium dioxide nanoparticles with spherical shape and antimicrobial properties using M. citrifolia leaves extract by hydrothermal method. J Photochem Photobiol B. 2017;171:117-124 pubmed publisher X-ray diffraction (XRD), Fourier transmission infrared (FT-IR), Ultraviolet-visible diffuse reflectance (UV-Vis DRS), Ultraviolet-visible spectroscopy (UV-Vis), Raman spectroscopy, and scanning electron microscopy with energy ..
  17. Hwang Bo H, Jeong J, Han M, Park C, Hong S, Kim G, et al. Auranofin, an inhibitor of thioredoxin reductase, induces apoptosis in hepatocellular carcinoma Hep3B cells by generation of reactive oxygen species. Gen Physiol Biophys. 2017;36:117-128 pubmed publisher
    ..the TrxR activity of these cells and induced apoptosis, which were accompanied by up-regulation of death receptors (DRs) and activation of caspases, as well as promotion of proteolytic degradation of poly(ADP-ribose)-polymerase...
  18. Du M, Chen L, Hao Z, Wang Q, Li Y, Xia Y, et al. Analysis of mortality in individuals over 60 years of age in inner Mongolia between 2008 and 2012. Adv Gerontol. 2016;29:205-209 pubmed
    ..Data were obtained from the Centers for Disease Control from six monitoring points of Death Registry System (DRS) in Inner Mongolia, covering the period 2008-2012 years...
  19. González C, González B, Matzkin M, Muñiz J, Cadet J, Garcia Rill E, et al. Psychostimulant-Induced Testicular Toxicity in Mice: Evidence of Cocaine and Caffeine Effects on the Local Dopaminergic System. PLoS ONE. 2015;10:e0142713 pubmed publisher
    ..transgenic BAC-Drd1a-tdTomato and D2R-eGFP mice, we report for the first time the presence of dopamine receptors (DRs) D1 and D2 in testicular mouse Leydig cells...
  20. Chen W, Ha D, Kanel G, Lee A. Targeted deletion of ER chaperone GRP94 in the liver results in injury, repopulation of GRP94-positive hepatocytes, and spontaneous hepatocellular carcinoma development in aged mice. Neoplasia. 2014;16:617-26 pubmed publisher
    ..24 months, cGrp94(f/f) livers showed abnormal small nodules at 15 months and developed HCC and ductular reactions (DRs) by 21 months of age, associating with increased liver injury, apoptosis and fibrosis...
  21. Huang Y, Chen Y, Zhang Y, Feng J, Zhao L, Zhu H, et al. Identification, characterization, and functional studies of a Pelle gene in the Chinese mitten crab, Eriocheir sinensis. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2015;45:704-16 pubmed publisher
    ..the expression of Drosophila antimicrobial peptides, namely, metchnikowin (Mtk), attacinA (Atta), drosomycin (Drs), and cecropinA (CecA)...
  22. Diniz B, Mendes Silva A, Silva L, Bertola L, Vieira M, Ferreira J, et al. Oxidative stress markers imbalance in late-life depression. J Psychiatr Res. 2018;102:29-33 pubmed publisher
    ..01), conceptualization (r?=?-0.22, p?=?0.02) sub-scores, and the total scores (r?=?-0.21, p?=?0.04) on the DRS. Our study provides robust evidence of the imbalance between oxidative stress damage, in particular lipid ..
  23. Cordero García A, Turnes Palomino G, Hinojosa Reyes L, Guzmán Mar J, Maya Teviño L, Hernández Ramírez A. Photocatalytic behaviour of WO3/TiO2-N for diclofenac degradation using simulated solar radiation as an activation source. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2017;24:4613-4624 pubmed publisher
    ..electron microscopy (SEM), transmission electron microscopy (TEM), diffuse reflectance UV-Vis spectroscopy (DRS) and X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS) were conducted to characterize the synthesized materials...
  24. Terveen D, Fram N, Ayres B, Berdahl J. Small-incision 4-point scleral suture fixation of a foldable hydrophilic acrylic intraocular lens in the absence of capsule support. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2016;42:211-6 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Drs. Berdahl and Ayres are consultants to Bausch & Lomb, Inc. Drs...
  25. Nie H, Ou M, Zhong Q, Zhang S, Yu L. Efficient visible-light photocatalytic oxidation of gaseous NO with graphitic carbon nitride (g-C3N4) activated by the alkaline hydrothermal treatment and mechanism analysis. J Hazard Mater. 2015;300:598-606 pubmed publisher
    ..UV-vis diffuse reflection spectra (DRS) and photoluminescence (PL) spectra were also conducted, and the highly improved photocatalytic performance is ..
  26. Williams J, Finn K, Melvin V, Meagher D, McCarthy G, Adamis D. The Association of Serum Levels of Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor with the Occurrence of and Recovery from Delirium in Older Medical Inpatients. Biomed Res Int. 2017;2017:5271395 pubmed publisher
    ..Participants were assessed twice weekly using MoCA, DRS-R98, and APACHE II scales. BDNF levels were estimated using an ELISA method...
  27. Mehrizad A, Gharbani P. Optimization of operational variables and kinetic modeling for photocatalytic removal of Direct Blue 14 from aqueous media by ZnS nanoparticles. J Water Health. 2017;15:955-965 pubmed publisher
    ..X-ray diffraction (XRD), field emission scanning electron microscopy (FE-SEM) and diffuse reflectance spectroscopy (DRS)...
  28. Xia J, Ge Y, Di J, Xu L, Yin S, Chen Z, et al. Ionic liquid-assisted strategy for bismuth-rich bismuth oxybromides nanosheets with superior visible light-driven photocatalytic removal of bisphenol-A. J Colloid Interface Sci. 2016;473:112-9 pubmed publisher
    ..electron microscopy (TEM), X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS), UV-vis diffuse reflectance spectroscopy (DRS) and other characterizations were applied to investigate their structures, morphologies, optical and electronic ..
  29. Park H, Song W, Chang Y, Cho S, Datta S, Weiss S, et al. Bronchodilator response following methacholine-induced bronchoconstriction predicts acute asthma exacerbations. Eur Respir J. 2016;48:104-14 pubmed publisher
    ..The dose-response slope (DRS), and other continuous indices of responsiveness (CIR; the percentage decline from the post-diluent baseline FEV1 ..
  30. Song J, Wang X, Bu Y, Zhang J, Wang X, Huang J, et al. Preparation, characterization, and photocatalytic activity evaluation of Fe-N-codoped TiO2/fly ash cenospheres floating photocatalyst. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2016;23:22793-22802 pubmed
    ..FTIR) spectroscopy, X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS), ultraviolet (UV)-Vis diffuse reflectance spectroscopy (DRS), and nitrogen adsorption analyses for Brunauer-Emmett-Teller (BET) specific surface area...
  31. Tan X, Liu G, Mei H, Fang M, Ren X, Chen C. The influence of dissolved Si on Ni precipitate formation at the kaolinite water interface: Kinetics, DRS and EXAFS analysis. Chemosphere. 2017;173:135-142 pubmed publisher
    ..The results of diffuse reflectance spectroscopy (DRS) and extended X-ray absorption fine structure (EXAFS) spectroscopy analyses suggest that the nucleation of a (Ni,Al)..
  32. Kuraoka Y, Nakayama K. Factors influencing decision regret regarding placement of a PEG among substitute decision-makers of older persons in Japan: a prospective study. BMC Geriatr. 2017;17:134 pubmed publisher
    ..decision-makers immediately after deciding whether to introduce tube feeding and the Decision Regret Scale (DRS) was used to evaluate decisional regret among substitute decision-makers 6 months after they made their decision...
  33. Yanagiya M, Nitadori J, Nagayama K, Anraku M, Sato M, Nakajima J. Prognostic significance of the preoperative neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio for complete resection of thymoma. Surg Today. 2018;48:422-430 pubmed publisher
    ..Overall survival (OS), recurrence-free survival (RFS), disease-specific survival (DSS), disease-related survival (DRS), and the cumulative incidence of recurrence (CIR) differed significantly between the groups...
  34. MacCann C, Lievens F, Libbrecht N, Roberts R. Differences between multimedia and text-based assessments of emotion management: An exploration with the multimedia emotion management assessment (MEMA). Cogn Emot. 2016;30:1317-31 pubmed publisher
    ..This study (N?=?427) presents the new multimedia emotion management assessment (MEMA) and compares it to the text-based assessment of emotion management used in the MSCEIT...
  35. Selvamani M, Krishnamoorthy G, Ramadoss M, Sivakumar P, Settu M, Ranganathan S, et al. Ag@Ag8W4O16 nanoroasted rice beads with photocatalytic, antibacterial and anticancer activity. Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl. 2016;60:109-118 pubmed publisher
    ..The optical property was investigated using Diffuse Reflectance Ultraviolet-Visible Spectroscopy (DRS-UV-Vis) and the band gap was found to be 3.08eV...
  36. Shammas H, Ortiz S, Shammas M, Kim S, Chong C. Biometry measurements using a new large-coherence-length swept-source optical coherence tomographer. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2016;42:50-61 pubmed publisher
    ..Dr. Shammas is a consultant to Movu, Inc. Drs. Ortiz, Kim, and Chong have proprietary interest in the new technology.
  37. Lin W, Yang D, Wang J. Privacy preserving data anonymization of spontaneous ADE reporting system dataset. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2016;16 Suppl 1:58 pubmed publisher
    ..for sensitive value, our method can successively prevent the disclosure of sensitive values (nearly all observed DRs are zeros) without sacrificing too much of data utility...
  38. Patel S, Royce T, Barysauskas C, Thornton K, Raut C, Baldini E. Surveillance Imaging Patterns and Outcomes Following Radiation Therapy and Radical Resection for Localized Extremity and Trunk Soft Tissue Sarcoma. Ann Surg Oncol. 2017;24:1588-1595 pubmed publisher
    ..After a median follow-up of 60 months for surviving patients, 30 patients (32%) recurred, including 5 LRs and 26 DRs. The median time to LR and DR was 36.2 months (range 14.4-65.7) and 10.4 months (range 5.2-76...
  39. Polini F, Principe R, Scarpelli S, Clementi F, De Gennaro L. Use of varenicline in smokeless tobacco cessation influences sleep quality and dream recall frequency but not dream affect. Sleep Med. 2017;30:1-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results are consistent with the 'activation models', showing that numerous DRs in the VCL group may be related to lighter sleep.
  40. Nguyen A, Khaleel H, Razak K. Effects of noise-induced hearing loss on parvalbumin and perineuronal net expression in the mouse primary auditory cortex. Hear Res. 2017;350:82-90 pubmed publisher
    ..The regulation of PNN may open up a temporal window for altered excitability in the adult brain that is then stabilized at a new and potentially pathological level such as in tinnitus. ..
  41. Del Felice A, Bargellesi S, Linassi F, Scarpa B, Formaggio E, Boldrini P, et al. The potential role of pain-related SSEPs in the early prognostication of long-term functional outcome in post-anoxic coma. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2017;53:883-891 pubmed publisher
    ..A LASSO multiple regression analysis was fitted to data to investigate the best predictors of LCF, DRS and CRS-R. In-sample prediction was obtained to verify the quality of fitting, and accuracy indices (i.e...
  42. Akhundi A, Habibi Yangjeh A. Graphitic carbon nitride nanosheets decorated with CuCr2O4 nanoparticles: Novel photocatalysts with high performances in visible light degradation of water pollutants. J Colloid Interface Sci. 2017;504:697-710 pubmed publisher
    ..composition, morphology, optical, textural, and thermal properties were characterized by XRD, EDX, SEM, TEM, UV-vis DRS, FT-IR, XPS, PL, BET, and TGA techniques...
  43. Liw P, Wen Y, Tsai C, Chang H, Tseng C, Hung T, et al. Pretreatment clinical stage predicts locoregional recurrence in patients with esophageal cancer who achieved a complete clinical response to chemoradiotherapy. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018;155:2233-2242.e2 pubmed publisher
    ..Recurrences at any other sites were considered as distant recurrences (DRs). A total of 102 patients who achieved cCR were included. After a mean follow-up of 54...
  44. Umemori J, Winkel F, Castrén E, Karpova N. Distinct effects of perinatal exposure to fluoxetine or methylmercury on parvalbumin and perineuronal nets, the markers of critical periods in brain development. Int J Dev Neurosci. 2015;44:55-64 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggest that perinatal fluoxetine and methylmercury might delay the closure and the onset, respectively, of the critical periods in the amygdala and hippocampus. ..
  45. Schuhfried E, Sánchez del Pulgar J, Bobba M, Piro R, Cappellin L, Märk T, et al. Classification of 7 monofloral honey varieties by PTR-ToF-MS direct headspace analysis and chemometrics. Talanta. 2016;147:213-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Clearly, PTR-ToF-MS/chemometrics is a powerful tool in honey classification. ..
  46. Normand A, Daniliuc C, Kehr G, Le Gendre P, Erker G. Direct P-functionalization of azobenzene by a cationic phosphidozirconocene complex. Dalton Trans. 2016;45:3711-4 pubmed publisher
    ..This reaction proceeds by a mechanism of cooperative nucleophilic substitution of hydrogen. The intermediate σ(H) adduct (1) has been characterized by NMR spectroscopy. ..
  47. M D, S B. Synthesis, characterization and application of acryloyl chitosan anchored copolymer towards algae flocculation. Carbohydr Polym. 2016;152:459-467 pubmed publisher
    ..The grafting of copolymer was confirmed by DRS-UV, FTIR, NMR, Raman, XRD and XPS spectral techniques...
  48. Prouvost C, Calamari J, Woodard J. Does cognitive self-consciousness link older adults' cognitive functioning to obsessive-compulsive symptoms?. Behav Res Ther. 2016;85:23-32 pubmed publisher
    ..Older adults (Mage = 76.7 years) completed the Dementia Rating Scale-2 (DRS-2), a CSC measure, and an OCD symptom measure up to four times over 18 months...
  49. Derikvandi H, Nezamzadeh Ejhieh A. Increased photocatalytic activity of NiO and ZnO in photodegradation of a model drug aqueous solution: Effect of coupling, supporting, particles size and calcination temperature. J Hazard Mater. 2017;321:629-638 pubmed publisher
    ..XRD, FTIR, SEM-EDX, X-ray mapping, DRS, TEM and BET techniques were used for characterization of the samples...
  50. Zhou L, Zhang W, Chen L, Deng H. Z-scheme mechanism of photogenerated carriers for hybrid photocatalyst Ag3PO4/g-C3N4 in degradation of sulfamethoxazole. J Colloid Interface Sci. 2017;487:410-417 pubmed publisher
    ..spectroscopy (XPS), Brunauer-Emmett-Teller (BET) and ultraviolet-visible diffuse reflectance spectroscopy (UV-vis DRS)...
  51. Siu A, Neal C, Syed H, Felbaum D, Nair M, McGrail K, et al. Creating a Culture of Collaboration: A Brief History of Academic Neurosurgery in Washington, DC. Neurosurgery. 2017;81:1029-1039 pubmed publisher
    ..As former residents and fellows of Drs. Harvey Cushing and Walter Dandy moved to the region, hospitals at Georgetown and George Washington Universities ..
  52. Wu C, CHEN C, Dai J, Zhang F, Chen Y, Li W, et al. Toll pathway modulates TNF-induced JNK-dependent cell death in Drosophila. Open Biol. 2015;5:140171 pubmed publisher
    ..gain of JNK signalling results in Toll pathway activation, revealed by stimulated transcription of Drosomycin (Drs) and increased cytoplasm-to-nucleus translocation of Dorsal...
  53. Xiang K, Li Y, FORD W, Land W, Schaffer J, Congdon R, et al. Automated analysis of food-borne pathogens using a novel microbial cell culture, sensing and classification system. Analyst. 2016;141:1472-82 pubmed publisher
    ..85.4% accuracy range was recorded for unknown samples, and within a shorter time period than the industry standard of 24 hours. ..
  54. Whitman M, Engle E. Ocular congenital cranial dysinnervation disorders (CCDDs): insights into axon growth and guidance. Hum Mol Genet. 2017;26:R37-R44 pubmed publisher
    ..understanding of two CCDDs, congenital fibrosis of the extraocular muscles (CFEOM) and Duane retraction syndrome (DRS), and discuss what they have taught us about mechanisms of axon guidance and selective vulnerability...
  55. Atilano M, Glittenberg M, Monteiro A, Copley R, Ligoxygakis P. MicroRNAs That Contribute to Coordinating the Immune Response in Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics. 2017;207:163-178 pubmed publisher
    ..These mutants also exhibit dysregulation of the Toll pathway target transcripts Drosomycin (Drs) and Immune-Induced Molecule 1 (IM1)...
  56. Nasir M, Rauf S, Muhammad N, Hasnain Nawaz M, Anwar Chaudhry A, Hamza Malik M, et al. Biomimetic nitrogen doped titania nanoparticles as a colorimetric platform for hydrogen peroxide detection. J Colloid Interface Sci. 2017;505:1147-1157 pubmed publisher
  57. Sajjadi S, Khataee A, Kamali M. Sonocatalytic degradation of methylene blue by a novel graphene quantum dots anchored CdSe nanocatalyst. Ultrason Sonochem. 2017;39:676-685 pubmed publisher
    ..X-ray (EDX), X-ray diffraction (XRD), Fourier transformed infrared (FT-IR), diffuse-reflectance spectrophotometer (DRS), and Brunauer-Emmett-Teller (BET) analysis...
  58. Šiljić Tomić A, Antanasijević D, Ristić M, Perić Grujić A, Pocajt V. A linear and non-linear polynomial neural network modeling of dissolved oxygen content in surface water: Inter- and extrapolation performance with inputs' significance analysis. Sci Total Environ. 2018;610-611:1038-1046 pubmed publisher
    ..It was observed that DO level is mostly affected by temperature, pH, biological oxygen demand (BOD) and phosphorus concentration, while in extreme conditions the importance of alkalinity and bicarbonates rises over pH and BOD. ..
  59. Huang X, Wang C, Fan X, Zhang J, Yang C, Wang Z. Oil source recognition technology using concentration-synchronous-matrix-fluorescence spectroscopy combined with 2D wavelet packet and probabilistic neural network. Sci Total Environ. 2018;616-617:632-638 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings may offer potential application for oil spill recognition for unconventional oil. ..
  60. Čadková Z, Száková J, Tremlová J, Kopecký O, Žíla O, Tlustoš P. Metabolic transformation and urinary excretion of selenium (Se) in rats fed a Se-enriched defatted rapeseed (Brassica napus, L.) diet. Metallomics. 2018;10:579-586 pubmed publisher
    Se-Enriched defatted rapeseed (Se-DRS), a by-product of rapeseed oil production, is high in Se...
  61. Peng G, Fan Z, Wang X, Sui X, Chen C. Photodegradation of microcystin-LR catalyzed by metal phthalocyanines immobilized on TiO2-SiO2 under visible-light irradiation. Water Sci Technol. 2015;72:1824-31 pubmed publisher
    ..X-ray diffraction (XRD) and UV-Visible diffuse reflectance spectra (UV-Vis DRS) were utilized to characterize the crystalline phase and the absorption behavior of this catalyst...
  62. Liang S, Ning Y, Li H, Wang L, Mei Z, Ma Y, et al. Feature Selection and Predictors of Falls with Foot Force Sensors Using KNN-Based Algorithms. Sensors (Basel). 2015;15:29393-407 pubmed publisher
    ..This method could potentially be used by non-experts to monitor balance and the risk of falling down in the elderly population. ..
  63. Hegarty A. Commentary: Coming Full Circle--Psychoanalysis, Psychodynamics, and Forensic Psychiatry. J Am Acad Psychiatry Law. 2015;43:438-43 pubmed
    b>Drs. Simopoulos and Cohen argue that knowledge of one's unconscious processes improves the forensic psychiatrist's capacity to manage complex forensic situations and to generate forensic formulations and opinions that are demonstrably ..
  64. Raposo L, Arruda M, de Brindeiro R, Nobre F. Lopinavir Resistance Classification with Imbalanced Data Using Probabilistic Neural Networks. J Med Syst. 2016;40:69 pubmed publisher
    ..94 to 1.00, and the specificity was between 0.88 and 0.92. Four classifiers showed performances very close to three existing expert-based interpretation systems, the HIVdb, the Rega and the ANRS algorithms, and to a k-Nearest Neighbor. ..
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