SH2B2

Summary

Gene Symbol: SH2B2
Description: SH2B adaptor protein 2
Alias: APS, SH2 and PH domain-containing adapter protein APS, adapter protein with pleckstrin homology and Src homology 2 domains
Species: human

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Adenosine-5'-phosphosulfate kinase from Penicillium chrysogenum: ligand binding properties and the mechanism of substrate inhibition
    F Renosto
    Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California, Davis 95616
    Arch Biochem Biophys 284:30-4. 1991
  2. ncbi [Comparison of the characteristics of methacholine and of propranolol in the assessment of aspecific hyperreactivity of the airways]
    G Schultze-Werninghaus
    , Abt. f. Pneumologie, Frankfurt/Main
    Pneumologie 45:729-33. 1991
  3. ncbi Effect of valsartan on angiotensin II- and vasopressin-degrading activities in the kidney of normotensive and hypertensive rats
    I Prieto
    Unit of Physiology, , Bldg. B3, 23071, , Spain
    Horm Metab Res 33:559-63. 2001
  4. ncbi Artificial pulmonary surfactant as a carrier for intratracheally instilled insulin
    Ying Ji
    Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, Fudan University, Shanghai 200032, China
    Acta Pharmacol Sin 28:744-50. 2007
  5. pmc Tachykinin NK1 but not NK2 receptors mediate non-cholinergic excitatory junction potentials in the circular muscle of guinea-pig colon
    V Zagorodnyuk
    Department Neuro muscular Physiology, Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology, Kiev, Ukraine
    Br J Pharmacol 110:795-803. 1993
  6. ncbi In-hospital complications among survivors of admission for congestive heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or diabetes mellitus
    J M Geraci
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine 77030, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 10:307-14. 1995
  7. ncbi Obesity and related metabolic abnormalities during antipsychotic drug administration: mechanisms, management and research perspectives
    T Baptista
    Los Andes University School of Medicine, Department of Physiology, Merida, Venezuela
    Pharmacopsychiatry 35:205-19. 2002
  8. ncbi Probing antiphospholipid-mediated thrombosis: the interplay between anticardiolipin antibodies and endothelial cells
    S S Pierangeli
    Department of Microbiology, Biochemistry and Immunology, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Lupus 12:539-45. 2003
  9. doi Determinants of risk for venous and arterial thrombosis in primary antiphospholipid syndrome and in antiphospholipid syndrome with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Adriana Danowski
    Rheumatology Department, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 East Monument Street, Suite 7500, Baltimore MD 21205, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:1195-9. 2009
  10. pmc Electrophysiological effects of S 16257, a novel sino-atrial node modulator, on rabbit and guinea-pig cardiac preparations: comparison with UL-FS 49
    C Thollon
    Division Pathologies Cardiaques et Vasculaires, Institut de Recherches Servier, Suresnes, France
    Br J Pharmacol 112:37-42. 1994

Detail Information

Publications219 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Adenosine-5'-phosphosulfate kinase from Penicillium chrysogenum: ligand binding properties and the mechanism of substrate inhibition
    F Renosto
    Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California, Davis 95616
    Arch Biochem Biophys 284:30-4. 1991
    35S]Adenosine-5'-phosphosulfate (APS) binding to Penicillium chrysogenum APS kinase was measured by centrifugal ultrafiltration...
  2. ncbi [Comparison of the characteristics of methacholine and of propranolol in the assessment of aspecific hyperreactivity of the airways]
    G Schultze-Werninghaus
    , Abt. f. Pneumologie, Frankfurt/Main
    Pneumologie 45:729-33. 1991
    ..The aerosol was administered by a dosimeter (APS, Jaeger), using doubling concentrations, with a maximum of 25 mg/ml (2.5%), the lowest concentrations being 0...
  3. ncbi Effect of valsartan on angiotensin II- and vasopressin-degrading activities in the kidney of normotensive and hypertensive rats
    I Prieto
    Unit of Physiology, , Bldg. B3, 23071, , Spain
    Horm Metab Res 33:559-63. 2001
    ..Given that aminopeptidases (APs) play a major role in the metabolism of local peptides involved in blood pressure control, studying them helped us ..
  4. ncbi Artificial pulmonary surfactant as a carrier for intratracheally instilled insulin
    Ying Ji
    Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, Fudan University, Shanghai 200032, China
    Acta Pharmacol Sin 28:744-50. 2007
    ..bioavailabilities and effects on lung injury alleviation of 4 insulin- artificial pulmonary surfactant (INS-APS) preparations were studied in normal rats...
  5. pmc Tachykinin NK1 but not NK2 receptors mediate non-cholinergic excitatory junction potentials in the circular muscle of guinea-pig colon
    V Zagorodnyuk
    Department Neuro muscular Physiology, Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology, Kiev, Ukraine
    Br J Pharmacol 110:795-803. 1993
    ..j.p.) followed by e.j.p. with superimposed action potentials (APs) and contraction. Addition of either NG-nitro-L-arginine (L-NOARG, 0.1 mM) or apamin (0...
  6. ncbi In-hospital complications among survivors of admission for congestive heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or diabetes mellitus
    J M Geraci
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine 77030, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 10:307-14. 1995
    ..9%). Patient age, the presence of comorbid diseases, and the Acute Physiology Score (APS) of APACHE II were associated with complication occurrence...
  7. ncbi Obesity and related metabolic abnormalities during antipsychotic drug administration: mechanisms, management and research perspectives
    T Baptista
    Los Andes University School of Medicine, Department of Physiology, Merida, Venezuela
    Pharmacopsychiatry 35:205-19. 2002
    Excessive body weight gain (BWG) is a common side effect of some typical and atypical antipsychotic drugs (APs)...
  8. ncbi Probing antiphospholipid-mediated thrombosis: the interplay between anticardiolipin antibodies and endothelial cells
    S S Pierangeli
    Department of Microbiology, Biochemistry and Immunology, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Lupus 12:539-45. 2003
    The association of antiphospholipid (aPL) antibodies with thrombosis in patients with antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is well documented in humans and in animal studies...
  9. doi Determinants of risk for venous and arterial thrombosis in primary antiphospholipid syndrome and in antiphospholipid syndrome with systemic lupus erythematosus
    Adriana Danowski
    Rheumatology Department, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 East Monument Street, Suite 7500, Baltimore MD 21205, USA
    J Rheumatol 36:1195-9. 2009
    Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is characterized by thrombosis (venous and arterial) and pregnancy loss in conjunction with the lupus anticoagulant, IgG or IgM anticardiolipin, or IgG or IgM anti-beta2-glycoprotein I...
  10. pmc Electrophysiological effects of S 16257, a novel sino-atrial node modulator, on rabbit and guinea-pig cardiac preparations: comparison with UL-FS 49
    C Thollon
    Division Pathologies Cardiaques et Vasculaires, Institut de Recherches Servier, Suresnes, France
    Br J Pharmacol 112:37-42. 1994
    ..Intracellular recordings of action potentials (APs) were performed with conventional glass microelectrodes. 2...
  11. ncbi Nerve growth factor, sphingomyelins, and sensitization in sensory neurons
    Grant D Nicol
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Sheng Li Xue Bao 60:603-4. 2008
    ..NGF or 1 mmol/L N-acetyl sphingosine (C2-ceramide) produced a 3-4 fold increase in the number of action potentials (APs) evoked by a ramp of depolarizing current in a time-dependent manner...
  12. doi Complement activation in patients with primary antiphospholipid syndrome
    K Oku
    Department of Medicine II, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:1030-5. 2009
    To investigate the significance of complement activation in patients with primary antiphospholipid syndrome (APS).
  13. ncbi Crystal structure of ATP sulfurylase from Penicillium chrysogenum: insights into the allosteric regulation of sulfate assimilation
    I J MacRae
    Section of Molecular and Cellular Biology and Department of Chemistry, University of California, One Shields Avenue, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Biochemistry 40:6795-804. 2001
    ..7 kDa subunits (573 residues). The C-terminal allosteric domain of each subunit is homologous to APS kinase...
  14. ncbi Human 3'-phosphoadenosine 5'-phosphosulfate (PAPS) synthase: biochemistry, molecular biology and genetic deficiency
    K V Venkatachalam
    Department of Biochemistry, College of Medical Sciences, Health Professions Division, Nova Southeastern University, 3200 South University Dr, Ft Lauderdale, FL 33328 2018, USA
    IUBMB Life 55:1-11. 2003
    ..First inorganic sulfate combines with ATP to form adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate (APS) and pyrophosphate catalyzed by ATP sulfurylase domain and in the second step, APS combines with another molecule ..
  15. ncbi Indoor air pollution by alkylphenols in Tokyo
    I Saito
    Department of Environmental Health and Toxicology, Division of Environment Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Public Health, Tokyo, Japan
    Indoor Air 14:325-32. 2004
    The purposes of this study were to develop an analytical method for airborne alkylphenols (APs) using the gas chromatography/mass spectrometry (GC/MS)-SIM method and to investigate airborne C4-C9 APs pollution in houses, offices, and ..
  16. ncbi Cross-reactivity between anti-cardiolipin, anti-high-density lipoprotein and anti-apolipoprotein A-I IgG antibodies in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and primary antiphospholipid syndrome
    J Delgado Alves
    Centre for Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University College London, London, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 42:893-9. 2003
    ..important complication of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and primary antiphospholipid syndrome (APS). One suggested mechanism may be the action of autoantibodies directed against plasma lipoproteins...
  17. ncbi Autoimmune adrenal insufficiency and autoimmune polyendocrine syndromes: autoantibodies, autoantigens, and their applicability in diagnosis and disease prediction
    Corrado Betterle
    Chair of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, I 35128, Padova, Italy
    Endocr Rev 23:327-64. 2002
    ..Furthermore, the autoimmune polyglandular syndromes (APS) associated with AD (revised classification, animal models, genetics, natural history) have been discussed...
  18. doi Autoantibodies against type I interferons as an additional diagnostic criterion for autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome type I
    Antonella Meloni
    Pediatric Clinic II, Ospedale Microcitemico and Dipartimento di Sciencze Biomediche e Biotechno logiche, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:4389-97. 2008
    In autoimmune polyendocrinopathy syndrome type I (APS-I), mutations in the autoimmune regulator gene (AIRE) impair thymic self-tolerance induction in developing T cells...
  19. ncbi Manipulation of thiol contents in plants
    R Höfgen
    Max Planck Institut fur Molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie, Golm, Federal Republic of Germany
    Amino Acids 20:291-9. 2001
    ..relatively inert sulfate molecule is activated through binding to ATP forming adenosine-5'-phosphosulfate (APS). This enzymatic step is controlled through the enzyme ATP-sulfurylase (ATP-S)...
  20. ncbi Susceptibility alleles and haplotypes of human leukocyte antigen DRB1, DQA1, and DQB1 in autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type III in Japanese population
    Kozo Hashimoto
    Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nephrology, Kochi Medical School, Kochi University, Nankoku, Japan
    Horm Res 64:253-60. 2005
    ..However, little has been reported on the susceptibility HLA class II haplotypes in Japanese patients with autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type II and type III (APS III).
  21. ncbi Non-radioactive adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate sulfotransferase assay by coupling with sulfite reductase and O-acetylserine(thiol)lyase
    T Ara
    Department of Agricultural Chemistry, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 61:621-4. 1997
    Adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate (APS) sulfotransferase is thought to be an enzyme that transfers the sulfo-group of APS to a carrier compound with a thiol group in the assimilatory sulfate reduction pathway of higher plants...
  22. doi Photo degradation of methyl orange an azo dye by advanced Fenton process using zero valent metallic iron: influence of various reaction parameters and its degradation mechanism
    L Gomathi Devi
    Department of Post Graduate Studies in Chemistry, Central College City Campus, Bangalore University, Bangalore, India
    J Hazard Mater 164:459-67. 2009
    ..of various reaction parameters like effect of iron dosage, concentration of H(2)O(2)/ammonium per sulfate (APS), initial dye concentration, effect of pH and the influence of radical scavenger are studied and optimum conditions ..
  23. doi Autoantibodies against phosphatidylserine, prothrombin and phosphatidylserine-prothrombin complex: identical or distinct diagnostic tools for antiphospholipid syndrome?
    Troy D Jaskowski
    Associated Regional and University Pathologists ARUP Institute for Clinical and Experimental Pathology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, United States
    Clin Chim Acta 410:19-24. 2009
    To clarify the association and diagnostic utility of measuring antiphosphatidyl serine (aPS), antiprothrombin (aPT) and the antiphosphatidyl serine/prothrombin complex (aPS/PT) antibodies in patients with antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) ..
  24. ncbi [Severe neurological and obstetrical complications in a patient with antiphospholipid syndrome]
    Danuta Bobrowska-Snarska
    Klinika Reumatologii Pomorskiej AM w Szczecinie
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 115:457-62. 2006
    Antiphospholipd syndrome (APS) is a disease characterised by venous and arterial thrombosis or recurrent foetal loss, which are associated with antiphospholipid antibodies or/and lupus anticoagulant...
  25. pmc Calcium dynamics associated with action potentials in single nerve terminals of pyramidal cells in layer 2/3 of the young rat neocortex
    H J Koester
    Abteilung Zellphysiologie, Max Planck Institut fur medizinische Forschung, Jahnstrasse 29, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Physiol 529:625-46. 2000
    ..Single APs and trains of APs reliably evoked Ca2+ transients in en passant boutons located on axon collaterals in cortical ..
  26. pmc Homology modeling of dissimilatory APS reductases (AprBA) of sulfur-oxidizing and sulfate-reducing prokaryotes
    Birte Meyer
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
    PLoS ONE 3:e1514. 2008
    The dissimilatory adenosine-5'-phosphosulfate (APS) reductase (cofactors flavin adenine dinucleotide, FAD, and two [4Fe-4S] centers) catalyzes the transformation of APS to sulfite and AMP in sulfate-reducing prokaryotes (SRP); in sulfur-..
  27. ncbi Specificity and sensitivity of anti-beta2-glycoprotein I as compared with anticardiolipin antibody and lupus anticoagulant in Thai systemic lupus erythematosus patients with clinical features of antiphospholipid syndrome
    Virunya Parkpian
    Division of Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    Clin Rheumatol 26:1663-70. 2007
    ..I (anti-beta(2)-GPI) have been reported to have stronger association with clinical antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) than anticardiolipin antibodies (aCL) and lupus anticoagulant (LAC)...
  28. ncbi Radiofrequency catheter ablation of right atriofascicular (Mahaim) accessory pathways guided by accessory pathway activation potentials
    J H McClelland
    Department of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City 73190
    Circulation 89:2655-66. 1994
    BACKGROUND: Accessory pathways (APs) exhibiting "Mahaim fiber" physiology (antegrade conduction only, long conduction time, and decremental properties) often connect the lateral right atrium to the right bundle branch (right ..
  29. ncbi The use of portable computer for information acquirement during anesthesiologist's ward round in acute pain service
    Yung Lung Lee
    Department of Anesthesiology, Changhua Christian Hospital, Taiwan, ROC
    Acta Anaesthesiol Taiwan 45:79-87. 2007
    ..This study was to evaluate the use of PDA for acute pain assessment and compare the PDA-based method with that of the current paper-transcription method in work efficiency...
  30. ncbi [Ocular manifestations in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and antiphospholipid syndrome]
    Lidia Ostanek
    Klinika Reumatologii, Pomorska Akademia Medyczna, Szczecin
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 117:18-23. 2007
    ..It could be the reason for many organs and tissues impairment. Changes in eyes that occurr in SLE are not frequent, but can lead to severe impairment of sight including blindness...
  31. ncbi Human 3'-phosphoadenosine 5'-phosphosulfate synthetase (isoform 1, brain): kinetic properties of the adenosine triphosphate sulfurylase and adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate kinase domains
    Eric B Lansdon
    Department of Chemistry and Section of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of California, One Shields Avenue, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Biochemistry 43:4356-65. 2004
    ..with each 71 kDa subunit containing an adenosine triphosphate (ATP) sulfurylase and an adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate (APS) kinase domain, catalyzes the overall formation of PAPS from ATP and inorganic sulfate...
  32. pmc The HELLP syndrome in the antiphospholipid syndrome: retrospective study of 16 cases in 15 women
    D Le Thi Thuong
    Departments of Internal Medicine, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, 47 83 boulevard de l Hopital, 75651 Paris Cedex 13, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:273-8. 2005
    To study the characteristics of the haemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, low platelets (HELLP) syndrome in the antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) and its influence on the subsequent pregnancies.
  33. doi Laboratory testing for the antiphospholipid syndrome: making sense of antiphospholipid antibody assays
    Emmanuel J Favaloro
    Department of Haematology, Institute of Clinical Pathology and Medical Research ICPMR, Westmead Hospital, NSW, Australia
    Clin Chem Lab Med 49:447-61. 2011
    The antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is an autoimmune condition characterised by a wide range of clinical features (primarily thrombosis and/or obstetric related), associated with the presence of antiphospholipid antibodies (aPL) as ..
  34. pmc Identification of a second lipopolysaccharide in Porphyromonas gingivalis W50
    Minnie Rangarajan
    Centre for Infectious Disease, Institute of Cell and Molecular Science, Barts and The London Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, 4 Newark Street, London E1 2AT, United Kingdom
    J Bacteriol 190:2920-32. 2008
    We previously described a cell surface anionic polysaccharide (APS) in Porphyromonas gingivalis that is required for cell integrity and serum resistance...
  35. doi Novel sequence variation of AIRE and detection of interferon-omega antibodies in early infancy
    Beáta Tóth
    Department of Infectious and Pediatric Immunology, University of Debrecen, Medical and Health Science Center, Debrecen, Hungary
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 72:641-7. 2010
    Autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome type I (APS I) is a rare primary immunodeficiency disorder characterized by chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis, multi-organ autoimmunity and ectodermal dysplasia...
  36. ncbi A peptide that shares similarity with bacterial antigens reverses thrombogenic properties of antiphospholipid antibodies in vivo
    Silvia S Pierangeli
    Department of Microbiology, Biochemistry and Immunology, Morehouse School of Medicine, 720 Westview Dr SW, Rm 331 BSMB, Atlanta, GA 30310 1495, USA
    J Autoimmun 22:217-25. 2004
    ..Peptide A is also found in region I/II of beta2GPI. A scrambled form of peptide A (named scA, GTKGCPNVRLT) was used as a control...
  37. doi Polysaccharides from Astragalus membranaceus promote phagocytosis and superoxide anion (O2-) production by coelomocytes from sea cucumber Apostichopus japonicus in vitro
    Yongxin Sun
    Department of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, 116024, People s Republic of China
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 147:293-8. 2008
    The potential immunostimulatory effects of Astralagus membranaceus polysaccharides (APS) on sea cucumber, Apostichopus japonicus (Selenka), were investigated in vitro...
  38. ncbi Increased platelet deposition on extracellular matrix under flow conditions in patients with antiphospholipid syndrome who experience thrombotic events
    Yair Levy
    Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Israel
    Arthritis Rheum 52:4011-7. 2005
    To assess platelet function under defined flow conditions in patients with antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) and to correlate the results with thrombotic complications and the presence of subsets of antiphospholipid antibodies (aPL), lupus ..
  39. ncbi Phase relation changes between the firings of alpha and gamma-motoneurons and muscle spindle afferents in the sacral micturition centre during continence functions in brain-dead human and patients with spinal cord injury
    G Schalow
    Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol 50:3-27. 2010
    1. Single-nerve fibre action potentials (APs) were recorded with 2 pairs of wire electrodes from lower sacral nerve roots during surgery in patients with spinal cord injury and in a brain-dead human...
  40. ncbi Sulfate-activating enzymes of Penicillium chrysogenum. The ATP sulfurylase.adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate complex does not serve as a substrate for adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate kinase
    F Renosto
    Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California, Davis 95616
    J Biol Chem 264:9433-7. 1989
    At a noninhibitory steady state concentration of adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate (APS), increasing the concentration of Penicillium chrysogenum ATP sulfurylase drives the rate of the APS kinase-catalyzed reaction toward zero...
  41. ncbi The antiphospholipid syndrome in pregnant rabbits and their offspring. Neuropathological aspects
    Przemysław Nowacki
    Department of Neurology, Pomeranian Medical University, Szczecin, Poland
    Folia Neuropathol 43:15-22. 2005
    Although the obstetric consequences of antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) in pregnant rabbits have been described, there are no data on the serological and neuropathological aspects of the syndrome in their offspring...
  42. ncbi ATP sulfurylase from filamentous fungi: which sulfonucleotide is the true allosteric effector?
    I MacRae
    Section of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    Arch Biochem Biophys 337:17-26. 1997
    ..inhibited by 3'-phosphoadenosine 5'-phosphosulfate (PAPS), the product of adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate (APS) kinase, the second enzyme in the sulfate activation sequence...
  43. ncbi [Effects of Astragalus polysaccharides and Cordyceps sinensis mycelium mixture on the transforming growth factor-beta1 expression in chronic rejection of artery transplantation: experiment with rats]
    Song Zhao
    Department of General Surgery, First Affiliated Hospital, Harbin Medical University, Heilongjiang Province, Harbin 150001, China
    Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 87:851-4. 2007
    To explore the effect of Astragalus polysaccharides (APS) and Cordyceps sinensis (CP) mycelium mixture on the chronic rejection of artery transplantation.
  44. pmc Evoked potential studies in the antiphospholipid syndrome: differential diagnosis from multiple sclerosis
    D Paran
    Department of Rheumatology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Centre, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:525-8. 2006
    The CNS manifestations of the antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) can mimic multiple sclerosis both clinically and radiologically.
  45. ncbi The isolation and characterization of cDNA encoding the mouse bifunctional ATP sulfurylase-adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate kinase
    H Li
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Biol Chem 270:29453-9. 1995
    ..action of two enzyme activities: ATP sulfurylase, which catalyzes the formation of adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate (APS) from ATP and free sulfate, and APS kinase, which subsequently phosphorylates APS to produce adenosine 3'-phosphate ..
  46. ncbi Ligand-induced structural changes in adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate kinase from Penicillium chrysogenum
    Eric B Lansdon
    Department of Chemistry, University of California, One Shields Avenue, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Biochemistry 41:13672-80. 2002
    Adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate (APS) kinase catalyzes the second reaction in the two-step, ATP-dependent conversion of inorganic sulfate to 3'-phosphoadenosine 5'-phosphosulfate (PAPS)...
  47. ncbi Protective effects of emodin and astragalus polysaccharides on chronic hepatic injury in rats
    Shuang Suo Dang
    Department of Infectious Diseases, The Second Hospital of Xi an Jiaotong University, Xi an, Shaanxi, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 121:1010-4. 2008
    Chinese medicine plays an important role in hepatoprotective treatment. This study was conducted to investigate the protective effects of emodin and astragalus polysaccharides (APS) in a rat model of chronic hepatic injury.
  48. ncbi Antiphospholipid syndrome nephropathy in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and antiphospholipid antibodies: prevalence, clinical associations, and long-term outcome
    Maria G Tektonidou
    Department of Pathophysiology, School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Arthritis Rheum 50:2569-79. 2004
    To evaluate the prevalence, clinical associations, and outcome of antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) nephropathy in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and antiphospholipid antibodies (aPL) and in SLE patients without aPL.
  49. doi An acute pain service improves postoperative pain management for children undergoing selective dorsal rhizotomy
    Chantal Frigon
    Department of Anesthesiology, McGill University Health Center, Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Paediatr Anaesth 19:1213-9. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the impact of having an organized acute pain service (APS) on postoperative pain management of these children.
  50. ncbi Circulating levels of tissue factor and proinflammatory cytokines in patients with primary antiphospholipid syndrome or leprosy related antiphospholipid antibodies
    R R Forastiero
    Favaloro University, Favaloro Foundation, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Lupus 14:129-36. 2005
    The antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is characterized by the presence of antiphospholipid antibodies (aPL) in patients with thromboembolic complications...
  51. doi A novel polysaccharide, isolated from Angelica sinensis (Oliv.) Diels induces the apoptosis of cervical cancer HeLa cells through an intrinsic apoptotic pathway
    W Cao
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy, The Fourth Military Medical University, 169 West Changle Road, Xi an, Shaanxi 710032, China
    Phytomedicine 17:598-605. 2010
    A novel polysaccharide isolated from Angelica sinensis, named APS-1d showed cytotoxic activity towards several cancer cell lines in vitro. However, the precise antitumor mechanisms of this compound are unknown...
  52. ncbi A cost-utility and cost-effectiveness analysis of an acute pain service
    Michaela Stadler
    Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital Center, Charleroi, Belgium
    J Clin Anesth 16:159-67. 2004
    To analyze, from a societal perspective, the cost-effectiveness and cost-utility of acute pain management after inception of a nurse-based Acute Pain Service (APS) in a general hospital.
  53. ncbi Clusters of disease manifestations in patients with antiphospholipid syndrome demonstrated by factor analysis
    I Krause
    Department of Medicine E, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Israel
    Lupus 16:176-80. 2007
    The antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is now recognized as a multi-system disease, the clinical expression of which may include various target-organs involvements...
  54. ncbi Arterialisation of the portal vein as a model for the induction of hepatic fibrosis: description of microsurgical models in the rat
    Volker Muller
    Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Transpl Int 17:822-33. 2005
    ..inserted in the right renal artery (PVA-B), the second with unrestricted flow using an aortic-portal segment (PVA-APS). The third technique was orthotopic liver transplantation with unrestricted portal arterialisation (OLTx-APS)...
  55. ncbi Factor XIII in primary antiphospholipid syndrome
    Paul R J Ames
    Academic Department of Rheumatology, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK
    J Rheumatol 32:1058-62. 2005
    To evaluate the clinical significance of factor XIII (FXIII) in primary antiphospholipid syndrome (APS).
  56. ncbi Astragalus polysaccharides: an effective treatment for diabetes prevention in NOD mice
    W Chen
    Department of Geriatrics, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University of Shangai, China
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 116:468-74. 2008
    ..Astragalus polysaccharides (APS) are bioactive components extracted from one of the traditional Chinese herbs, used to enhance the function of ..
  57. pmc Modulation of Ca(2+)-activated K+ currents and Ca(2+)-dependent action potentials by exocytosis in goldfish bipolar cell terminals
    Mary J Palmer
    Neuroscience Group, Institute for Science and Technology in Medicine, Keele University, Keele ST5 5BG, UK
    J Physiol 572:747-62. 2006
    ..They do not fire Na(+)-dependent action potentials (APs) but the Mb1 class of goldfish bipolar cell exhibits Ca(2+)-dependent APs and regenerative potentials that ..
  58. ncbi Novel autoantibodies against the activated coagulation factor IX (FIXa) in the antiphospholipid syndrome that interpose the FIXa regulation by antithrombin
    Yao Hsu Yang
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Immunol 182:1674-80. 2009
    We previously reported that some human antiphospholipid Abs (aPL) in patients with the antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) bind to the homologous enzymatic domains of thrombin and the activated coagulation factor X (FXa)...
  59. ncbi Use of a new silica clotting time for diagnosing lupus anticoagulant in patients who meet the clinical criteria for antiphospholipid syndrome
    Panagiotis Grypiotis
    Rheumatology Unit, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Clin Lab Anal 20:15-8. 2006
    ..a new commercial SCT for identifying LA in patients who meet the clinical criteria for antiphospholipid syndrome (APS), and its association with thrombotic events were evaluated here...
  60. ncbi Oligonucleotide model with non-identical complementary strands for chromatographic studies of structure-dependent photosusceptibility
    V N Potaman
    Department of Biology, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030
    J Chromatogr A 690:65-70. 1995
    ..F6 and the ordinary antiparallel-stranded (aps) F5.F7 duplexes...
  61. ncbi Nonbacterial vegetations in a young patient with primary antiphospholipid syndrome
    Georgios M Georgiou
    Cardiology Department, Larnaca General Hospital, Larnaca, Cyprus
    Hellenic J Cardiol 46:435-8. 2005
    The classical clinical picture of the antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is characterized by venous and/or arterial thromboses, fetal losses and thrombocytopenia, in the presence of antiphospholipid antibodies (aPL)...
  62. pmc Properties of new, long-wavelength, voltage-sensitive dyes in the heart
    G Salama
    Department of Cell Biology and Physiology, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, S314 Biomedical Science Tower, PA 15261, USA
    J Membr Biol 208:125-40. 2005
    ..Here, we report the development of long wavelength VSDs designed to record cardiac action potentials (APs) from deeper layers in the heart...
  63. doi Physiological properties of neurons derived from human embryonic stem cells using a dibutyryl cyclic AMP-based protocol
    Glenn S Belinsky
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut 06030 3401, USA
    Stem Cells Dev 20:1733-46. 2011
    ..Developing human neurons are able to generate action potentials (APs) as early as 10 days after the start of differentiation...
  64. ncbi Recognition sites for clathrin-associated proteins AP-2 and AP-3 on clathrin triskelia
    J E Murphy
    Department of Biochemistry, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140
    J Biol Chem 267:10850-5. 1992
    ..The interaction of these two types of assembly proteins (APs) with preassembled clathrin cages has been studied in order to identify the sites on the triskelia required for ..
  65. doi Chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy: prevention and treatment
    D R Pachman
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 90:377-87. 2011
    ..Finally, there is a lack of evidence of effective treatments for the paclitaxel acute pain syndrome (P-APS), which appears to be caused by neurologic injury.
  66. doi Atomic layer deposition enhanced grafting of phosphorylcholine on stainless steel for intravascular stents
    Qi Zhong
    College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210093, China
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 121:238-47. 2014
    ..on 316L stainless steel (SS), then the alumina covered surface was modified with 3-aminopropyltriethoxysilane (APS) and 2-methacryloyloxyethyl phosphorylcholine (MPC) sequentially in order to produce phosphorylcholine mimetic cell ..
  67. doi Task Force on Catastrophic Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS) and Non-criteria APS Manifestations (I): catastrophic APS, APS nephropathy and heart valve lesions
    R Cervera
    Department of Autoimmune Diseases, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Lupus 20:165-73. 2011
    The objectives of the 'Task Force on Catastrophic Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS) and Non-criteria APS Manifestations' were to assess the clinical utility of the international consensus statement on classification criteria and treatment ..
  68. pmc Biodegradable microfluidic scaffolds for tissue engineering from amino alcohol-based poly(ester amide) elastomers
    Jane Wang
    Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Organogenesis 6:212-6. 2010
    ..fabrication of microfluidic networks from poly(ester amide), poly(1,3-diamino-2-hydroxypropane-co-polyol sebacate) (APS), a recently developed biodegradable elastomeric poly(ester amide)...
  69. doi Prevention of allergic transfusion reactions to platelets and red blood cells through plasma reduction
    Aaron A R Tobian
    Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Transfusion 51:1676-83. 2011
    ..This study evaluated whether removing plasma from apheresis platelets (APs) or red blood cells (RBCs) by concentrating or washing transfusion products can decrease the incidence of ATRs.
  70. doi Methyleneation of peptides by N,N,N,N-tetramethylethylenediamine (TEMED) under conditions used for free radical polymerization: a mechanistic study
    Mehrnoosh Shirangi
    Department of Pharmaceutics, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht 3584 CG, The Netherlands
    Bioconjug Chem 26:90-100. 2015
    ..Peroxodisulfates (ammonium peroxodisulfates (APS) or potassium peroxodisulfates (KPS)) with N,N,N,N-tetramethylethylenediamine (TEMED) are frequently used as ..
  71. ncbi Prevention of hypertrophy by overexpression of Kv4.2 in cultured neonatal cardiomyocytes
    Carsten Zobel
    Department of Physiology, Division of Cardiology University Health Network and Heart and Stroke Richard Lewar Centre, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Circulation 106:2385-91. 2002
    Prolonged action potentials (APs) and decreased transient outward K+ currents (I(to)) are consistent findings in hypertrophic myocardium. However, the connection of these changes with cardiac hypertrophy is unknown...
  72. ncbi The energetic linkage of GTP hydrolysis and the synthesis of activated sulfate
    C Liu
    Department of Biochemistry, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461
    Biochemistry 33:7309-14. 1994
    ..from Escherichia coli K-12, catalyzes both the hydrolysis of GTP and the synthesis of activated sulfate (APS). This paper describes the energetic linkage of these reactions and the events that couple them...
  73. doi Anti-cardiolipin and anti-β2-glycoprotein I antibodies: normal reference ranges in northwestern Italy
    B Montaruli
    Regional Network for Rare Diseases, APS Piedmont Consortium, Italy
    Lupus 21:799-801. 2012
    ..A further 30 serum samples, including 10 from healthy subjects, 10 from antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) patients and 10 from septic patients were assessed to investigate the analytical performance of the obtained cut-..
  74. pmc The insecticidal neurotoxin Aps III is an atypical knottin peptide that potently blocks insect voltage-gated sodium channels
    Niraj S Bende
    Institute for Molecular Bioscience, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
    Biochem Pharmacol 85:1542-54. 2013
    One of the most potent insecticidal venom peptides described to date is Aps III from the venom of the trapdoor spider Apomastus schlingeri...
  75. ncbi Post-partum bilateral renal cortical necrosis in antiphospholipid syndrome and systemic lupus erythematosus
    Venkat Sainaresh Vellanki
    Department of Nephrology, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati, India
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 24:549-52. 2013
    In the presence of systemic lupus erythematosus or related autoimmune disorders, antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is termed secondary APS. Pregnancy-related renal failure due to SAPS is rarely reported in the literature...
  76. pmc Physiological properties of supragranular cortical inhibitory interneurons expressing retrograde persistent firing
    Barbara Imbrosci
    Institute of Physiology, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, 55128 Mainz, Germany Neurowissenschaftliches Forschungszentrum, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, Chariteplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Neural Plast 2015:608141. 2015
    ..and integrates synaptic inputs while the axon relays relevant synaptic information in form of action potentials (APs) across long distance...
  77. doi Validation of a commercially available kit to detect anti-phosphatidylserine/prothrombin antibodies in a cohort of systemic lupus erythematosus patients
    Savino Sciascia
    Graham Hughes Lupus Research Laboratory, Lupus Research Unit, The Rayne Institute, Division of Women s Health, King s College London
    Thromb Res 133:451-4. 2014
    ..comprises two different ELISAs: prothrombin coated on irradiated plates (aPT) or phosphatidylserine/prothrombin (aPS/PT) as the antigen...
  78. doi Performance of a novel wafer scale CMOS active pixel sensor for bio-medical imaging
    M Esposito
    Centre for Vision, Speech and Signal Processing, Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, UK School of Computer Science, University of Lincoln, Lincoln, LN6 7TS, UK
    Phys Med Biol 59:3533-54. 2014
    ..However, despite wafer scale CMOS APS being monolithic, sources of non-uniformity of response and regional variations can persist representing a ..
  79. doi Stable cell surface expression of GPI-anchored proteins, but not intracellular transport, depends on their fatty acid structure
    Nina Jaensch
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Geneva Sciences II, CH1 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Traffic 15:1305-29. 2014
    Glycosylphosphatidylinositol-anchored proteins (GPI-APs) are a class of lipid anchored proteins expressed on the cell surface of eukaryotes...
  80. ncbi Association study of four dopamine D1 receptor gene polymorphisms and clozapine treatment response
    Rudi Hwang
    Neurogenetics Section, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Psychopharmacol 21:718-27. 2007
    ..in the D1 receptor gene (DRD1) may help to explain some of the variability in patient response to antipsychotics (APs)...
  81. doi Antiphospholipid (Hughes) syndrome: description of population and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) using the SF-36
    S Georgopoulou
    Academic Department of Rheumatology, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Lupus 24:174-9. 2015
    Antiphospholipid (Hughes) syndrome (APS) affects mainly women 15 to 50 years of age and is responsible for approximately 20% of strokes in people <40 years. Little is known about the psychological burden of this long-term condition...
  82. doi Purification, characterisation and protective effects of polysaccharides from alfalfa on hepatocytes
    Shaopu Wang
    Institute of Animal Sciences, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing 100193, China Electronic address
    Carbohydr Polym 112:608-14. 2014
    ..of this study was to determine the preliminary characteristics and protective effects of alfalfa polysaccharides (APS) on hepatocytes in vitro...
  83. ncbi Anti-beta2-glycoprotein I in Sjogren's syndrome is associated with parkinsonism
    Sharon Hassin-Baer
    Department of Neurology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Hashomer 52621, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Clin Rheumatol 26:743-7. 2007
    ..This autoantibody is strongly associated with anticardiolipin (aCL) antibodies, antiphospholipid syndrome (APS), and thromboembolic phenomena, but its role in the pathogenesis of the parkinsonian disorder in SS is unclear...
  84. doi Examining self-protection measures guarding Adult Protective Services social workers against compassion fatigue
    Dara Bourassa
    Shippensburg University, Shippensburg, PA 17257, USA
    J Interpers Violence 27:1699-715. 2012
    ..This qualitative study explores the experiences and perspectives of nine Adult Protective Services (APS) social workers in relation to compassion fatigue...
  85. pmc Nonlinear dynamic modeling of neuron action potential threshold during synaptically driven broadband intracellular activity
    Ude Lu
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Center for Neural Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 59:706-16. 2012
    ..It involves measuring the turning points of APs by analyzing the third-order derivatives of the membrane potentials...
  86. doi Relationship between Antipsychotics and Weight in Patients with Prader-Willi Syndrome
    Jennifer Padden Elliott
    Mylan School of Pharmacy, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Pharmacotherapy 35:260-8. 2015
    ..PWS) are at increased risk for developing behavioral and psychiatric disorders, often requiring antipsychotics (APs)...
  87. doi The relation between dendritic geometry, electrical excitability, and axonal projections of L2/3 interneurons in rat barrel cortex
    Moritz Helmstaedter
    Department of Cell Physiology, Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Jahnstrasse, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cereb Cortex 19:938-50. 2009
    ..intrinsic electrical excitability we found that the ratio of frequency adaptation in trains of action potentials (APs) evoked by current injection was correlated with the number of primary dendrites...
  88. doi The immunology of atherothrombosis in the antiphospholipid syndrome: antigen presentation and lipid intracellular accumulation
    Eiji Matsuura
    Department of Cell Chemistry, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama, Japan
    Autoimmun Rev 8:500-5. 2009
    The antiphospholipid syndrome (APS), characterized by elevated serum levels of antiphospholipid antibodies (aPL) and thromboembolic complications, is a common cause of acquired hypercoagulability...
  89. ncbi New access for radiofrequency catheter ablation of left-sided atrioventricular accessory pathways: safety and efficacy of the transradial approach
    Hong Jiang
    Department of Cardiology, Renmin Hospital of Wuhan University, PR China
    Circ J 73:833-7. 2009
    The safety and efficacy of the transradial approach for radiofrequency catheter ablation (RFCA) of left-sided atrioventricular accessory pathways (APs) was evaluated in the present study.
  90. doi Heat-induced action potential discharges in nociceptive primary sensory neurons of rats
    Wolfgang Greffrath
    Division of Neurophysiology, Center of Biomedicine and Medical Technology Mannheim, CBTM Ludolf Krehl Strasse 13 17, Medical Faculty Mannheim, Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg, D 68167 Mannheim, Germany
    J Neurophysiol 102:424-36. 2009
    ..identified, little is known about the transformation of the resulting generator currents into action potentials (APs)...
  91. ncbi Mediating roles of the vanilloid receptor TRPV1 in activation of rat primary afferent nociceptive neurons by formaldehyde
    Li Juan Tian
    Institute for Biomedical Sciences of Pain, Capital Medical University, Beijing 100069, China
    Sheng Li Xue Bao 61:404-16. 2009
    ..existence of a hump (a shoulder or inflection) on the repolarizing phase, and longer after-hyperpolarization of APs. Co-application of capsazepine (CPZ), a competitive antagonist of TRPV1 receptors, could block FA-evoked firing ..
  92. pmc Identification of novel human immunodeficiency virus type 1-inhibitory peptides based on the antimicrobial peptide database
    Guangshun Wang
    Eppley Cancer Institute, Room ECI 3018, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 986805 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 6805, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:1343-6. 2010
    To identify novel anti-HIV-1 peptides based on the antimicrobial peptide database (APD; http://aps.unmc.edu/AP/main...
  93. doi Phenomenological modeling of cell-to-cell and beat-to-beat variability in isolated Guinea Pig ventricular myocytes
    John Walmsley
    Computing Laboratory, University of Oxford, UK
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2010:1457-60. 2010
    ..the development of phenomenological AP models capable of capturing cell-to-cell and temporal variabilty in cardiac APs. A novel stochastic phenomenological model of the AP is developed, based on the deterministic Bueno-Orovio/..
  94. doi The influence of the chloride currents on action potential firing and volume regulation of excitable cells studied by a kinetic model
    Nikolaus Berndt
    Institute for Biochemistry, Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Theor Biol 276:42-9. 2011
    ..If these changes cannot be fully reversed between successive APs cumulative changes of trans-membrane ion gradients will occur, impinging on the cell volume and the duration, ..
  95. doi A differential proteome screening system for post-translational modification-dependent transcription factor interactions
    Ole Pless
    Max Delbruck Center for Molecular Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    Nat Protoc 6:359-64. 2011
    ..Here we describe array peptide screening (APS), a systematic and differential approach to detect PTM-dependent interactions in the human proteome using ..
  96. pmc Changes in autophagy after traumatic brain injury
    Cindy L Liu
    Neurochemistry Laboratory of Brain Injury, Department of Neurology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 28:674-83. 2008
    ..Induction of autophagy is manifested by accumulation of autophagosomes (APs), observable under transmission electron microscopy (EM). Two hallmarks of autophagy, i.e...
  97. ncbi Antiphospholipid antibody syndrome: the flow cytometric annexin A5 competition assay as a diagnostic tool
    A Tomer
    Blood Bank and Transfusion Medicine, Soroka University Medical Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Br J Haematol 139:113-20. 2007
    The mechanism underlying hypercoagulability in antiphospholipid antibody syndrome (APS) is uncertain...
  98. ncbi [Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension with and without antiphospholipid syndrome]
    Cecilia Colorio
    Instituto de Cardiologia y Cirugia Cardiovascular, Fundacion Favaloro, Buenos Aires
    Medicina (B Aires) 67:225-30. 2007
    ..is to evaluate features and outcome of CTE-PH in patients with and without coexisting antiphospholipid syndrome (APS). All patients studied at our Institution with CTE-PH between June 1993 and June 2005 were analyzed retrospectively...
  99. doi Pt nanoflower/polyaniline composite nanofibers based urea biosensor
    Wenzhao Jia
    Department of Chemical, Materials and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Biosens Bioelectron 30:158-64. 2011
    ..situ polymerization of aniline on an electrospun nanofiber template in an acidic solution with ammonium persulfate (APS) as the oxidant...
  100. ncbi [A case of antiphospholipid syndrome associated with acute respiratory distress syndrome]
    Yuzo Suzuki
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tenryu Hospital, National Hospital Organization
    Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi 46:955-9. 2008
    ..were detected, we finally diagnosed acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) and pulmonary thromboembolism (PTE) associated with antiphospholipid syndrome (APS). Therefore, this case reminded us that PTE and APS could cause ARDS.
  101. doi Grueneberg ganglion cells mediate alarm pheromone detection in mice
    Julien Brechbühl
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Lausanne, Bugnon 27, CH 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Science 321:1092-5. 2008
    Alarm pheromones (APs) are widely used throughout the plant and animal kingdoms. Species such as fish, insects, and mammals signal danger to conspecifics by releasing volatile alarm molecules...

Research Grants71

  1. ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID ANTIBODIES IN THROMBOSIS
    Reginald Chukwuocha; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..including recurrent thrombosis, fetal loss, thrombocytopenia and cerebral involvement ("Antiphospholipid syndrome", APS) in systemic lupus erythematous (SLE) are associated with the production of anticardiolipin antibodies (ACA) and ..
  2. Predictors of Pregnancy Outcome in SLE and APS
    Jane E Salmon; Fiscal Year: 2012
    Pregnancy complications in women with the antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) and/or SLE include recurrent miscarriage, preeclampsia, placental insufficiency, and intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR)...
  3. Antiphospholipid antibodies and lupus: new molecular targets for treatment
    Emilio B Gonzalez; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..thrombosis and pregnancy loss in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and antiphospholipid syndrome (APS). Thrombosis is an important cause of morbidity and mortality in APS and SLE patients with aPL Abs...
  4. ANTICARDIOLIPIN ANTIBODIES AND OXIDIZED PHOSPHOLIPIDS
    Joseph Witztum; Fiscal Year: 2004
    Patients with the antiphospholipid antibody syndrome (APS) have autoantibodies to certain phospholipids (aPL) such as cardiolipin and/or the lupus anticoagulant and clinically experience recurrent venous or arterial thrombosis, history ..
  5. THERAPY WITH ANNEXINS FOR ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME
    MARIA BEGONA CAMPOS NACIFF; Fiscal Year: 2004
    DESCRIPTION: (Scanned from the applicant's description): APS is a disorder characterized by venous and arterial thrombosis, recurrent fetal loss, thrombocytopenia and by the presence of antiphospholipid antibodies...
  6. Discovery of Novel Interventions of the Antiphospholipid Syndrome
    Chieko Mineo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is an autoimmune disease characterized by a markedly increased risk of thromboses and cardiovascular diseases resulting from elevated levels of circulating ..
  7. NOVEL BIOMARKERS FOR MECHANISTIC DIAGNOSIS OF THE ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME
    JACOB RAND; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and therapeutic responses for blood and vascular dysfunction - specifically, the antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) an autoimmune thrombotic condition that is reported to be responsible for ~10% of patients with venous ..
  8. Anti-Phospholipid Multiplex For Pathologic Epitopes
    Paul O Neilsen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..provided by applicant): This project will help delineate the true nature of antigens in antiphospholipid syndrome (APS)...
  9. TREATMENT STRATEGIES FOR THE ANTI PHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME
    JOHN DEDMAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS), also known as Hughes Syndrome, is a multiorgan vascular disease associated with myocardial infarction, stroke thrombosis and recurrent fetal loss...
  10. ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME REGISTRY (APSCORE)
    Robert Roubey; Fiscal Year: 2000
    This contract is for a Registry and Repository for Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS) that will enable investigators to identify basic immunological and genetic abnormalities, pathophysiological mechanisms contributing to thrombosis, fetal ..
  11. Investigation of Beta2-glycoprotein I Complexes in Antiphospholipid Syndrome
    Natalia Beglova; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is an autoimmune disease characterized clinically by thrombosis and/or recurrent fetal loss...
  12. Mechanisms of aPL antibody-induced pregnancy loss
    Jane Salmon; Fiscal Year: 2005
    The antiphospholipid syndrome (APS), characterized by thrombosis and pregnancy loss that occurs in the presence of antiphospholipid (aPL) antibodies, is a leading cause of miscarriage and maternal and fetal morbidity...
  13. Regulation of the anti-phospholipid response in SLE
    Anne Davidson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is a devastating autoimmune condition that causes recurrent blood clots and has no effective treatment apart from ..
  14. Post-9/11 Incidence of Systemic Autoimmune Diseases in the FDNY Cohort
    Mayris P Webber; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The following SAID diagnoses will be included: systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), antiphospholipid syndrome (APS), systemic sclerosis (SSc;both diffuse and limited), inflammatory myositis (dermatomyositis, polymyositis, or ..
  15. Isolation of Autoantibodies to Apoptotic Cells
    Marko Radic; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..evidence links the initiation and progression of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) and Anti-Phospholipid Syndrome (APS) to aberrant immune responses to apoptotic cells...
  16. ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID ANTIBODIES AND DISORDERS OF PREGNANCY
    Neal Rote; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..previous studies have demonstrated that mouse monoclonal and human polyclonal antiphosphatidylserine antibodies (aPS) bind directly to antigens on trophoblast, both villous and extravillous...
  17. Excitation-contraction Coupling in Normal and Dystrophic Mammalian Muscle
    Julio L Vergara; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We have found that Ca2+ release evoked by action potentials (APs) (or voltage-clamp pulses) in muscle fibers from two of such models, the adult mdx mouse and the phenotypic ..
  18. EXPRESSION AND FUNCTION OF K+ CHANNEL GENES IN BRAIN
    Bernardo Rudy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..known as the fast-spiking (FS) cell, named for its ability to fire sustained trains of action potentials (APs) at remarkably high frequencies...
  19. Role of P2Y Receptors and Activated Platelets in Inflammation
    ANALIA E GARCIA; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..show that Clopidogrel treatment, that dampens platelet activation, aggravates the inflammatory responses in a PG-APS -induced arthritis in a rat model...
  20. Synaptic plasticity, EtOH and backpropagating action potentials in NAcc
    Gilles E Martin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We hypothesize that LTD results from the interactions between synaptic potentials and backpropagating (b-APs), and that b-APs mediate EtOH effects on LTD...
  21. EtOH Modulation of Synaptic Plasticity in Nucleus Accumbens
    Gilles E Martin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..model of plasticity called Spike-Timing-Dependent Plasticity (STDP) that relies on pairing of action potentials (APs) and excitatory postsynaptic potentials (EPSP) at in vivo-like frequencies (~ 1Hz)...
  22. Action Potential Signaling in Axons of CNS Interneurons
    Jason M Christie; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..are compiled at the soma, and are then transmitted to synaptic output sites on the axon as action potentials (APs) following initiation in the axon initial segment (AIS)...
  23. Depth-resolved Optical Imaging of Neural Action Potentials
    Taner Akkin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We also utilized the technology for depth- localization of APs in axons stained with voltage-sensitive dyes, and constructed highly sensitivity polarization-sensitive systems for ..
  24. OPTO-ELECTRIC MAPPING OF ACTION POTENTIALS
    Igor R Efimov; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Alternatively, optical mapping technology permits recordings of tens of thousands of APs from the epicardium or endocardium, yet it has been used solely for in vitro studies and has not yet been ..
  25. The role of atypical PKCs in sensitization of sensory neurons by NGF
    Grant D Nicol; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..demonstrated that NGF/BDNF can rapidly increase the ability of sensory neurons to fire action potentials (APs) via p75 neurotrophin receptor (p75NTR) activation of the sphingolipid signaling cascade...
  26. TEMPORAL PRECISION AND DYNAMICAL CODING IN THE OLFACTORY BULB
    Richard C Gerkin; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Because of this speed limit, the precise timing of action potentials (APs) will not track rapid, millisecond-timescale changes in stimulus properties as in other sensory systems...
  27. A method for diffraction-limited spot measurements of membrane potential in situ
    Thomas S Otis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..have limited photoxicity, and the speed and sensitivity required for detection of individual action potentials (APs) in single neurons...
  28. Antigen Identification in a Novel Model of Spontaneous Autoimmune Ovarian Disease
    Mickie H Cheng; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..for the Autoimmune Regulator (AIRE) gene, a gene first identified in the human Autoimmune Polyglandular Syndrome (APS) type 1...
  29. Mechanism of aPL antibody-induced Pregnancy loss
    Jane E Salmon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is characterized by thrombosis and pregnancy loss that occur in the presence of antiphospholipid (aPL) antibodies...
  30. Reduction of Annexin A5 in Antipholipid Pregnancy Loss
    JACOB RAND; Fiscal Year: 2010
    Recurrent pregnancy losses are a hallmark of the antiphospholipid syndrome (APS), a complicated major hypercoagulable disorder without an established mechanism that is currently diagnosed with phenomenologic surrogate tests...
  31. AUTOIMMUNE MECHANISMS OF THROMBOSIS
    Robert Roubey; Fiscal Year: 2004
    The Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS) represents an interface between the immune system and blood coagulation...
  32. ANTICARDIOLIPIN ANTIBODIES IN ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME
    Pojen Chen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..are to identify and characterize pathogenic anticardiolipin antibodies (aCL) in the antiphospholipid syndrome (APS)...
  33. Conference on Autonomic Regulation of Cardiovascular Function in Health and Disea
    Martin Frank; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This American Physiological Society (APS) conference will focus on many of these mechanisms...
  34. The molecular mechanism of Aire: partnering with DNA-PK
    Diane J Mathis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..focuses on the molecular mechanisms of Aire, the protein encoded by the gene mutated in individuals with APECED (or APS-1), a primary immunodeficiency disease characterized by multi-organ autoimmunity...
  35. Antimicrobial Peptides and Innate Immunity in Otitis Media
    Lauren O Bakaletz; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Antimicrobial peptides (APs) are key components of the innate immune system, providing first-line inactivation of microbes on the vast ..
  36. SK channels: Roles and mechanisms for dendritic excitability and plasticity
    James G Maylie; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..manner, and serve as bi-directional regulators of intrinsic excitability by limiting retrograde b-APs and electrotonic propagation of dendritic EPSPs...
  37. Role of ROS-Induced DNA Damage in Mitochondria-Regulated Apoptosis
    Anne Tann; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..In addition to oxidatively damaging proteins and lipids, ROS also cause DNA damage, such as mutagenic abasic sites (APS) and their oxidized derivatives (OAS), in nuclear and mitochondrial DNA, which have implications for the induction ..
  38. ANATOMY AND PHARMACOLOGY OF FEAR-POTENTIATED STARTLE
    MICHAEL NMN DAVIS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Here we will determine whether treatments that block (local APS or Map kinase inhibitors in Bla) or facilitate (D-cyclpserine given systemically or directly into Bla) will alter ..
  39. Factors that Initiate Arrhythamias in Long QT Syndrome
    Guy Salama; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..will be perfused, stained with voltage and Ca 2+ - sensitive dyes to simultaneously map action potentials (APs) and intracellular Ca 2v(Cai) transients from 256 sites at high spatial and temporal resolution...
  40. Structural Analysis of the GPI Transamidase Complex
    Anant K Menon; Fiscal Year: 2012
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI)-anchored proteins (GPI-APs) are ubiquitous in eukaryotes...
  41. KALLIKREIN KININ SYSTEM IN INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE
    Robert Colman; Fiscal Year: 2001
    We have shown that bacterial products (proteoglycan-polysaccharide, PG- APS) found in the lower bowel produce chronic granulomatous inflammation similar to Crohn's disease (regional ileitis) in genetically susceptible rats as well as ..
  42. Effects of K+ Accumulation/Depletion in the Heart
    Guy Salama; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In perfused hearts, APs and [K+]a will be simultaneously mapped, and changes in [K+]a will be measured on a beat-to-beat basis...
  43. GONOCOCCAL INFECTION AND GENE EXPRESSION IN FEMALE MICE
    Ann E Jerse; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Purified cathepsin G (CG) and two antimicrobial peptides (APs) found within PMNs, LL37 and the bactericidal/permeability- increasing protein (BPI), kill Gc in vitro...
  44. Secretagogue induced mechanisms regulating islet electrical activity
    DAVID AARON JACOBSON; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..whole islet current clamp recordings in combination with high speed calcium imaging to measure changes in APs and calcium fluctuations caused by glucose, GLP-1, and phosphatase regulation. 2...
  45. Nanoprobe for High Resolution Hard X-ray Fluorescence Microscopy
    Gayle E Woloschak; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..installed at the beamline of the Life Sciences Collaborative Access Team (LS-CAT) at the Advanced Photon Source (APS) at Argonne National Laboratory (ANL)...
  46. Chemistry and Biology of Bacterial Sulfonucleotide Reductases
    KATE SUZANNE CARROLL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..cysteine biosynthesis, sulfonucleotide reductases (SRs) catalyze the reduction of 5'-phosphosulfoadenosine (APS) or 3'-phospho-5'phosphosulfoadenosine (PAPS) to sulfite using reducing equivalents from a protein ..
  47. GONOCOCCAL INFECTION AND GENE EXPRESSION IN FEMALE MICE
    ANN JERSE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Purified cathepsin G (CG) and two antimicrobial peptides (APs) found within PMNs, LL37 and the bactericidal/permeabilityincreasing protein (BPI), kill Gc in vitro...
  48. Innate Immunity in Experimental Arthritis of Kininogen
    Robert Colman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Parenterally injected peptidoglycanpolysaccharide complexes (PG-APS) induce a systemic inflammatory response consisting of erosive polyarthritis, hepatic granulomas, and anemia...
  49. Ultrasound-induced Thermal Strain Imaging for Arterial Plaque Characterization
    Kang Kim; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..alternative imaging technique to non-invasively and reliably identify and characterize atherosclerotic plaques (APs)...
  50. Deaf1 isoforms control changes in PTA expression in the NOD PLN during T1D pathog
    CHARLES GARRISON FATHMAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..or a lack of regulatory T cell development? Finally, do either mouse models of autoimmune uveoretinitis or human APS 1 patients have changes in Deaf1 that can be correlated with disease? The results of these studies will provide an ..
  51. SALMONELLA ANTIMICROBIAL PEPTIDE RESISTANCE
    John S Gunn; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A key component of the innate immune system in these locations are antimicrobial peptides (APs): ubiquitous proteins that destroy bacterial membranes. PhoP-PhoQ (PhoPQ) and PmrA-PmrB (PmrAB) are Salmonella spp...
  52. Bright and Fast Sensor for Time Resolved X-Ray Diffraction Studies
    VIVEK V NAGARKAR; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..specially developed high-speed readout by RMD and evaluated at the BioCAT beam line at the Advanced Photon Source (APS) at ANL, to demonstrate their performance superiority compared to current state-of-the- art scintillator screens...
  53. Directed hematopoietic differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells
    Linzhao Cheng; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and gives rise to large numbers of blood cells lacking glycosyl-phosphatidyl- inositol anchored proteins (GPI-APs)...
  54. Survival of Neisseria gonorrhoeae after primary human neutrophil challenge
    Alison K Criss; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..animals other than humans and by the inability of PMN-derived cell lines to make many antimicrobial proteins (APs)...
  55. Gender-Differences in Cardiac Repolarization/Arrhythmias
    Guy Salama; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Optical maps of APs and Cai transients q selective blockers for IKr, IKs and ICa will elucidate gender differences in the spatial ..
  56. Bioactive Compounds from the Biodiversity of Vietnam and Laos
    Djaja D Soejarto; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These six APs will operate under the coordination of the GROUP PROGRAM based at UIC...
  57. Interactive Program to Manage and Prevent Back Pain
    A Blair Irvine; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..NLBP) that does not require medical attention, the American College of Physicians (ACP) and American Pain Society (APS) recommend a multidisciplinary approach to pain management that integrates cognitive, physical, and educational ..
  58. Repair of Endogenous Damage in Mammalian Genomes
    Sankar Mitra; Fiscal Year: 2011
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Mutagenic and toxic abasic sites (APS) and their oxidized derivatives (OAS), implicated in induction of sporadic cancer, are endogenously generated in the nuclear and mitochondrial genomes of ..
  59. Control Systems for Artificial Pancreas Use During and After Exercise
    Ali Cinar; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The project aims are to develop multivariable control and hypoglycemia early warning systems for APs that will be safe to use during and after various types of exercise and group sports for patients with diabetes, to ..
  60. Mechanisms of Sap-mediated Antimicrobial Peptide Resistance
    Margaret E Bauer; Fiscal Year: 2012
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Antimicrobial peptides (APs), including defensins and cathelicidins, are an important component of the innate immune system for combating bacteria and other microbial invaders...
  61. AIRE, a zinc-finger protein that controls autoimmunity
    Diane J Mathis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Mutations in the AIRE gene underlie a rare multi-organ autoimmune disease called APECED or APS-1, and abnormalities in the Aire-pathway have also been implicated in certain of the more common autoimmune ..
  62. Closed-loop Artificial Pancreas: Algorithm Engineering and Clinical Evaluation
    Howard Zisser; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a continuous glucose sensor, a continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion pump, and artificial pancreas software (APS)...
  63. BioCARS: A Synchroton Structural Biology Resource
    JOHN KEITH MOFFAT; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..that exploits the distinctive features of BioCARS and complements other structural biology beamlines at the APS and nationally...
  64. Database designed novel anti-MRSA peptides
    Guangshun Wang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..we have been constructing, expanding, and updating the widely used Antimicrobial Peptide Database (APD;http://aps.unmc.edu/AP/main.html)...
  65. Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy in the Psychosis Risk Syndrome
    Stephan F Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Individuals with an 'attenuated psychosis syndrome'(APS) present with low levels of reality distortion (unusual thought content, perceptual aberrations, suspiciousness/..
  66. APS STEP-UP: Promoting Diversity Through Research Experiences and Professional So
    Marsha Lakes Matyas; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The APS STEP-UP project will help undergraduate students from groups underrepresented in biomedicine to 1) increase their understanding of and exposure to careers in biomedical research, 2) ..
  67. BioCARS: A Synchroton Structural Biology Resource
    JOHN KEITH MOFFAT; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..that exploits the distinctive features of BioCARS and complements other structural biology beamlines at the APS and nationally...
  68. "Mixtures of Xenoestrogens Alter Estradiol-induced Non-Genomic Signaling"
    René Viñas; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Alkylphenols (APs;nonylphenol (NP) and the structurally related bisphenol-A (BPA)) are known XEs that have been detected in ..
  69. ANTIPROGESTINS IN ENDOMETRIUM
    RONALD WIEHLE; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..and the NICHD was finalized to develop new 19-substituted-norprogestins. New antiprogestins (APs) discovered by NICHD and realized as drugs through this SBIR, would bring the results of government-sponsored ..
  70. The Sexual Abuse of Vulnerable Adults in Institutions
    Pamela Teaster; Fiscal Year: 2006
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In 2000, Adult Protective Services (APS), typically the state agency of first contact in cases of abuse, neglect, or exploitation, received 473,095 domestic (in the community) and institutional (..
  71. High-Speed, Depth-Resolved Images of Cardiac physiology
    Guy Salama; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Waggoner and Ernst will synthesize new longer wavelength fluorescent dyes to monitor action potentials (APs) or cytosolic free Ca2+(Cai) and Dr...