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  1. Research

    Adenovirus-mediated CD40L gene transfer increases Teffector/Tregulatory cell ratio and upregulates death receptors in metastatic melanoma patients

    Malignant melanoma is an aggressive tumor sensitive for immunotherapy such as checkpoint blockade antibodies. Still, most patients with late stage disease do not respond, and the side effects can be severe. St...

    A. Schiza, J. Wenthe, S. Mangsbo, E. Eriksson, Anders Nilsson, T. H. Tötterman, A. Loskog and G. Ullenhag

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:79

    Published on: 20 April 2017

  2. Research

    Novel trigenic CACNA1C/DES/MYPN mutations in a family of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with early repolarization and short QT syndrome

    Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) patients with early repolarization (ER) pattern are at higher risk of ventricular arrhythmia, yet the genetic background of this situation has not been well investigated. Here...

    Yanhong Chen, Hector Barajas-Martinez, Dongxiao Zhu, Xihui Wang, Chonghao Chen, Ruijuan Zhuang, Jingjing Shi, Xueming Wu, Yijia Tao, Weidong Jin, Xiaoyan Wang and Dan Hu

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:78

    Published on: 20 April 2017

  3. Review

    The role of vitamin C in the treatment of pain: new insights

    The vitamin C deficiency disease scurvy is characterised by musculoskeletal pain and recent epidemiological evidence has indicated an association between suboptimal vitamin C status and spinal pain. Furthermor...

    Anitra C. Carr and Cate McCall

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:77

    Published on: 14 April 2017

  4. Research

    Specific circulating microRNA signature of bicuspid aortic valve disease

    We aimed to determine the circulating miRNA expression profile associated with BAV and aortic dilation to provide diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers for BAV and/or aortic dilation.

    Neus Martínez-Micaelo, Raúl Beltrán-Debón, Isabel Baiges, Marta Faiges and Josep M. Alegret

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:76

    Published on: 11 April 2017

  5. Research

    Levels of hepatic Th17 cells and regulatory T cells upregulated by hepatic stellate cells in advanced HBV-related liver fibrosis

    Liver fibrosis which mainly occurs upon chronic hepatitis virus infection potentially leads to portal hypertension, hepatic failure and hepatocellular carcinoma. However, the immune status of Th17 and Treg cel...

    Xiaoyan Li, Yujie Su, Xuefeng Hua, Chan Xie, Jing Liu, Yuehua Huang, Liang Zhou, Min Zhang, Xu Li and Zhiliang Gao

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:75

    Published on: 11 April 2017

  6. Review

    Influence of diet on the gut microbiome and implications for human health

    Recent studies have suggested that the intestinal microbiome plays an important role in modulating risk of several chronic diseases, including inflammatory bowel disease, obesity, type 2 diabetes, cardiovascul...

    Rasnik K. Singh, Hsin-Wen Chang, Di Yan, Kristina M. Lee, Derya Ucmak, Kirsten Wong, Michael Abrouk, Benjamin Farahnik, Mio Nakamura, Tian Hao Zhu, Tina Bhutani and Wilson Liao

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:73

    Published on: 8 April 2017

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    Partnering with patients in translational oncology research: ethical approach

    The research program CARPEM (cancer research and personalized medicine) brings together the expertise of researchers and hospital-based oncologists to develop translational research in the context of personali...

    Marie-France Mamzer, Nathalie Duchange, Sylviane Darquy, Patrice Marvanne, Claude Rambaud, Giovanna Marsico, Catherine Cerisey, Florian Scotté, Anita Burgun, Cécile Badoual, Pierre Laurent-Puig and Christian Hervé

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:74

    Published on: 8 April 2017

    The Erratum to this article has been published in Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:80

  8. Research

    Association of atrial fibrillation susceptibility genes, atrial fibrillation phenotypes and response to catheter ablation: a gene-based analysis of GWAS data

    Previous studies have suggested PITX2, KCNN3 and ZFHX3 as atrial fibrillation (AF) susceptibility genes. Single common genetic polymorphisms of those genes have been linked with AF phenotypes and rhythm outcome o...

    Daniela Husser, Petra Büttner, Laura Ueberham, Borislav Dinov, Philipp Sommer, Arash Arya, Gerhard Hindricks and Andreas Bollmann

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:71

    Published on: 5 April 2017

  9. Research

    Detection of newly produced T and B lymphocytes by digital PCR in blood stored dry on nylon flocked swabs

    A normal number of T-cell receptor excision circles (TRECs) and K-deleting recombination excision circles (KRECs) is considered a biomarker for adequate new T- and B-cell production. In newborns, detection of ...

    Marion Vaglio Tessitore, Alessandra Sottini, Aldo M. Roccaro, Claudia Ghidini, Simona Bernardi, Giovanni Martellosio, Federico Serana and Luisa Imberti

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:70

    Published on: 5 April 2017

  10. Research

    Proteomic analysis of protein purified derivative of Mycobacterium bovis

    Tuberculin skin test based on in vivo intradermal inoculation of purified protein derivative from Mycobacterium bovis (bPPD) is the diagnostic test for the control and surveillance of bovine tuberculosis (bTB).

    Sante Roperto, Mariaconcetta Varano, Valeria Russo, Roberta Lucà, Monica Cagiola, Marco Gaspari, Dora Maria Ceccarelli, Giovanni Cuda and Franco Roperto

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:68

    Published on: 3 April 2017

  11. Research

    Multiple gene variations contributed to congenital heart disease via GATA family transcriptional regulation

    Congenital heart disease (CHD) is a common birth defect, and most cases occur sporadically. Mutations in key genes that are responsible for cardiac development could contribute to CHD. To date, the genetic cau...

    Yanyan Qian, Deyong Xiao, Xiao Guo, Hongbo Chen, Lili Hao, Xiaojing Ma, Guoying Huang, Duan Ma and Huijun Wang

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:69

    Published on: 3 April 2017

  12. Research

    In vivo MRI and ex vivo histological assessment of the cardioprotection induced by ischemic preconditioning, postconditioning and remote conditioning in a closed-chest porcine model of reperfused acute myocardial infarction: importance of microvasculature

    Cardioprotective value of ischemic post- (IPostC), remote (RIC) conditioning in acute myocardial infarction (AMI) is unclear in clinical trials. To evaluate cardioprotection, most translational animal studies ...

    Tamás Baranyai, Zoltán Giricz, Zoltán V. Varga, Gábor Koncsos, Dominika Lukovic, András Makkos, Márta Sárközy, Noémi Pávó, András Jakab, Csilla Czimbalmos, Hajnalka Vágó, Zoltán Ruzsa, Levente Tóth, Rita Garamvölgyi, Béla Merkely, Rainer Schulz…

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:67

    Published on: 1 April 2017

  13. Research

    24h-gene variation effect of combined bevacizumab/erlotinib in advanced non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer using exon array blood profiling

    The SAKK 19/05 trial investigated the safety and efficacy of the combined targeted therapy bevacizumab and erlotinib (BE) in unselected patients with advanced non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). A...

    Florent Baty, Markus Joerger, Martin Früh, Dirk Klingbiel, Francesco Zappa and Martin Brutsche

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:66

    Published on: 30 March 2017

  14. Research

    Dynamic and specific immune responses against multiple tumor antigens were elicited in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma after cell-based immunotherapy

    Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is one of the most common cancers in China and frequently occurs with chronic hepatitis B virus infection. To investigate whether cell-based cancer immunotherapy induces tumor sp...

    Yanyan Han, Yeting Wu, Chou Yang, Jing Huang, Yabing Guo, Li Liu, Ping Chen, Dongyun Wu, Junyun Liu, Jin Li, Xiangjun Zhou and Jinlin Hou

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:64

    Published on: 22 March 2017

  15. Research

    Urinary collagen degradation products as early markers of progressive renal fibrosis

    Renal fibrogenesis is associated with increased ECM remodeling and release of collagen fragments in urine in progressive renal disease. We investigated the diagnostic value of urinary collagen degradation prod...

    Ryanne S. Hijmans, Daniel Guldager Kring Rasmussen, Saleh Yazdani, Gerjan Navis, Harry van Goor, Morten Asser Karsdal, Federica Genovese and Jacob van den Born

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:63

    Published on: 20 March 2017

  16. Research

    Epidermal growth factor receptor and epididymis invasion as prognostic biomarkers in clinical stage I testicular germ cell tumours

    Inguinal orchiectomy is curative in 70–80% of clinical stage I testicular germ cell tumours (CS I TGCT). The identification of patients who are at low risk of relapse is critical to avoid unnecessary treatment...

    Miguel F. Sanmamed, E. Esteban, E. Uriol, R. Zarate, M. Capelan, C. Muriel, G. Crespo, J. P. Berros, P. Pardo-Coto, Q. Perez, C. Alvarez-Fernández, P. Jiménez Fonseca, M. Luque and A. Astudillo

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:62

    Published on: 20 March 2017

  17. Research

    Veliparib in combination with radiotherapy for the treatment of MGMT unmethylated glioblastoma

    The O 6 -methylguanine methyltransferase (MGMT) gene is frequently unmethylated in patients with glioblastoma (GBM), rendering them non-responsive...

    Toni Rose Jue, Kyoko Nozue, Ashleigh J. Lester, Swapna Joshi, Lisette B. W. Schroder, Shane P. Whittaker, Sheri Nixdorf, Robert W. Rapkins, Mustafa Khasraw and Kerrie L. McDonald

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:61

    Published on: 17 March 2017

  18. Research

    Elutriated lymphocytes for manufacturing chimeric antigen receptor T cells

    Clinical trials of Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T cells manufactured from autologous peripheral blood mononuclear cell (PBMC) concentrates for the treatment of hematologic malignancies have been promising, ...

    David F. Stroncek, Daniel W. Lee, Jiaqiang Ren, Marianna Sabatino, Steven Highfill, Hanh Khuu, Nirali N. Shah, Rosandra N. Kaplan, Terry J. Fry and Crystal L. Mackall

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:59

    Published on: 16 March 2017

  19. Research

    Activin B is a novel biomarker for chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME) diagnosis: a cross sectional study

    Investigations of activin family proteins as serum biomarkers for chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME). CFS/ME is a disease with complex, wide-ranging symptoms, featuring persistent fati...

    Brett A. Lidbury, Badia Kita, Donald P. Lewis, Susan Hayward, Helen Ludlow, Mark P. Hedger and David M. de Kretser

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:60

    Published on: 16 March 2017

  20. Research

    FTY720 inhibits mesothelioma growth in vitro and in a syngeneic mouse model

    Malignant mesothelioma (MM) is a very aggressive type of cancer, with a dismal prognosis and inherent resistance to chemotherapeutics. Development and evaluation of new therapeutic approaches is highly needed....

    Agata Szymiczek, Sandra Pastorino, David Larson, Mika Tanji, Laura Pellegrini, Jiaming Xue, Shuangjing Li, Carlotta Giorgi, Paolo Pinton, Yasutaka Takinishi, Harvey I. Pass, Hideki Furuya, Giovanni Gaudino, Andrea Napolitano, Michele Carbone and Haining Yang

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:58

    Published on: 15 March 2017

  21. Research

    Aberrant T cell responses in the bone marrow microenvironment of patients with poor graft function after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

    Poor graft function (PGF) is a life-threatening complication after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (allo-HSCT). Nevertheless, whether abnormalities of T cell subsets in the bone marrow (BM)...

    Yuan Kong, Yu-Tong Wang, Xie-Na Cao, Yang Song, Yu-Hong Chen, Yu-Qian Sun, Yu Wang, Xiao-Hui Zhang, Lan-Ping Xu and Xiao-Jun Huang

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:57

    Published on: 14 March 2017

  22. Research

    Non-invasive in vivo imaging of cardiac stem/progenitor cell biodistribution and retention after intracoronary and intramyocardial delivery in a swine model of chronic ischemia reperfusion injury

    The safety and efficacy of cardiac stem/progenitor cells (CSC) have been demonstrated in previous preclinical and clinical assays for heart failure. However, their optimal delivery route to the ischemic heart ...

    María Collantes, Beatriz Pelacho, María José García-Velloso, Juán José Gavira, Gloria Abizanda, Itziar Palacios, Luis Rodriguez-Borlado, Virginia Álvarez, Elena Prieto, Margarita Ecay, Eduardo Larequi, Iván Peñuelas and Felipe Prósper

    Journal of Translational Medicine 2017 15:56

    Published on: 13 March 2017

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