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  1. Content type: Research

    Cell-based therapies have shown promise for the treatment of knee osteoarthritis (OA). The current study compared exercise therapy to autologous bone marrow concentrate (BMC) and platelet products for knee OA ...

    Authors: Christopher Centeno, Mitchell Sheinkop, Ehren Dodson, Ian Stemper, Christopher Williams, Matthew Hyzy, Thomas Ichim and Michael Freeman

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:355

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    Neurogenic bowel dysfunction (NBD) is a major physical and psychological problem in patients with spinal cord injury (SCI), and gut dysbiosis is commonly occurs in SCI. Here, we document neurogenic bowel manag...

    Authors: Chao Zhang, Wenhao Zhang, Jie Zhang, Yingli Jing, Mingliang Yang, Liangjie Du, Feng Gao, Huiming Gong, Liang Chen, Jun Li, Hongwei Liu, Chuan Qin, Yanmei Jia, Jiali Qiao, Bo Wei, Yan Yu…

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:353

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    To date the TGF-β1 activation mediated by integrin ανβ5 during fibrosis is well-known. This process has been shown also in the heart, where cardiac fibroblasts (CF) differentiate into α-smooth muscle actin (α-...

    Authors: Gianluca Lorenzo Perrucci, Veronica Antonietta Barbagallo, Maria Corlianò, Delfina Tosi, Rosaria Santoro, Patrizia Nigro, Paolo Poggio, Gaetano Bulfamante, Federico Lombardi and Giulio Pompilio

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:352

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    Demineralized dentin matrix (DDM) is commonly used as a bone-graft substitute. This study measured and compared human hepatitis B viruses (HBV) DNA in fresh dentin to that of dentin processed into DDM extracte...

    Authors: Inwoong Um, Sungweon Choi, Youngkyun Kim, Kangmi Pang, Jongho Lee, Minsun Lee and Bongju Kim

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:351

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    Increasing evidences showed that the location of the primary tumor on the right (proximal) or left (distal) side of the colon have a prognostic/predictive value for colon cancer patients. However, the understa...

    Authors: Fabiana Tatangelo, Annabella Di Mauro, Giosuè Scognamiglio, Gabriella Aquino, Antonio Lettiero, Paolo Delrio, Antonio Avallone, Monica Cantile and Gerardo Botti

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:350

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    we have recently shown that Tel-eVax, a genetic vaccine targeting dog telomerase (dTERT) and based on Adenovirus (Ad)/DNA Electro-Gene-Transfer (DNA–EGT) technology can induce strong immune response and increa...

    Authors: Joseph A. Impellizeri, Alessandra Gavazza, Eliana Greissworth, Anna Crispo, Maurizio Montella, Gennaro Ciliberto, George Lubas and Luigi Aurisicchio

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:349

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    Research on microRNAs (miRNAs) has attracted increasingly worldwide attention over recent years as growing experimental results have made clear that miRNA correlates with masses of critical biological processe...

    Authors: Xing Chen, De-Hong Zhang and Zhu-Hong You

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:348

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    Dexmedetomidine (DEX) has been reported to promote tumour metastases. However the underlying mechanisms remain unclear. The purpose of this study was to investigate whether DEX promotes tumour metastasis by in...

    Authors: Xiaosan Su, Yaodong Fan, Liu Yang, Jie Huang, Fei Qiao, Yu Fang and Jun Wang

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:347

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    Current guidelines recommend angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitors (ACEI) or angiotensin-receptor blockers (ARB) or β-blockers (β-B) for secondary prevention in patients after an acute myocardial infarction...

    Authors: Xuhe Gong, Xiaosong Ding, Hui Chen and Hongwei Li

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:346

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    Patients with monogenic familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) have high risk for coronary artery disease (CAD). A recent FH Expert Panel suggested that FH was underdiagnosed and undertreated which needs early dia...

    Authors: Ye-Xuan Cao, Na-Qiong Wu, Di Sun, Hui-Hui Liu, Jing-Lu Jin, Sha Li, Yuan-Lin Guo, Cheng-Gang Zhu, Ying Gao, Qiu-Ting Dong, Geng Liu, Qian Dong and Jian-Jun Li

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:345

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    l-Fucose (Fuc), a six-deoxy hexose monosaccharide, is present endogenously in humans and animals and has a wide range of biological functions. In the present study, we aimed to examine the effect of Fuc on obes.....

    Authors: Guangyan Wu, Mengwei Niu, Wenli Tang, Jingjuan Hu, Guoquan Wei, Zhanke He, Yangping Chen, Yong Jiang and Peng Chen

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:344

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    The mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) seems to influence in a large number of diseases, including HIV infection. Moreover, there is a substantial inter-individual variability in the CD4+ recovery in HIV-infected patie...

    Authors: Luz M. Medrano, Mónica Gutiérrez-Rivas, Julià Blanco, Marcial García, María A. Jiménez-Sousa, Yolanda M. Pacheco, Marta Montero, José Antonio Iribarren, Enrique Bernal, Onofre Juan Martínez, José M. Benito, Norma Rallón and Salvador Resino

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:343

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    The overlapping symptoms and pathophysiological similarities between burn injury and chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) are noteworthy. Thus, this study explores the possible association between burn injury and th...

    Authors: Shin-Yi Tsai, Cheng-Li Lin, Shou-Chuan Shih, Cheng-Wei Hsu, Kam-Hang Leong, Chien-Feng Kuo, Chon-Fu Lio, Yu-Tien Chen, Yan-Jiun Hung and Leiyu Shi

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:342

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    In view of the limited knowledge of plasma biomarkers relating to cancer resistance to radiotherapy, we have set up screening, training and testing stages to investigate the microRNAs (miRNAs) expression profi...

    Authors: An-Lun Li, Tao-Sang Chung, Yao-Ning Chan, Chien-Lung Chen, Shih-Chieh Lin, Yun-Ru Chiang, Chen-Huan Lin, Chi-Ching Chen and Nianhan Ma

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:341

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    To investigate diffusion-weighted magnetic imaging (DWI) and diffusion kurtosis magnetic imaging (DKI) for the early detection of the response to docetaxel (DTX) chemotherapy in rat epithelial ovarian cancer (...

    Authors: Su-juan Yuan, Tian-kui Qiao and Jin-Wei Qiang

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:340

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  16. Content type: Research

    Adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cell (ADMSC) therapy can promote recovery from cerebral ischemia; however, more information regarding appropriate sources of ADMSCs is required. This study was aimed at analyzi...

    Authors: Zhang Yu, Tang Wenyan, Su Xuewen, Dong Baixiang, Wang Qian, Wang Zhaoyan, Yang Yinxiang, Qu Suqing and Luan Zuo

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:339

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  17. Content type: Research

    Dysfunction of the circadian clock and polymorphisms of some circadian genes have been linked to cancer development and progression. We investigated the relationship between circadian genes germline variation ...

    Authors: Clara Benna, Senthilkumar Rajendran, Giovanna Spiro, Saveria Tropea, Paolo Del Fiore, Carlo Riccardo Rossi and Simone Mocellin

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:338

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    Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) is a common and often refractory brain disease that is closely correlated with inflammation. Alpha-methyl-l-tryptophan (AMT) is recognized as a surrogate marker for epilepsy, characte...

    Authors: Yanli Wang, Yanling Wang, Ran Sun, Xingrao Wu, Xu Chu, Shuhu Zhou, Xibin Hu, Lingyun Gao and Qingxia Kong

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:337

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  19. Content type: Review

    With the exception of genotoxic oncology drugs, first-in-human, Phase 1 clinical studies of investigational drugs have traditionally been conducted in healthy volunteers (HVs). The primary goal of these studie...

    Authors: Joyson J. Karakunnel, Nam Bui, Latha Palaniappan, Keith T. Schmidt, Kenneth W. Mahaffey, Briggs Morrison, William D. Figg and Shivaani Kummar

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:336

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    Recent studies have suggested a possible association between heparin treatment at the time of cell-free DNA (cfDNA) testing and a non-reportable result. However, these studies lack of proper methodology and ha...

    Authors: Yohann Dabi, Sarah Guterman, Jacques C. Jani, Alexandra Letourneau, Adèle Demain, Pascale Kleinfinger, Laurence Lohmann, Jean-Marc Costa and Alexandra Benachi

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:335

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    Increased systemic and local inflammation play a vital role in the pathophysiology of acute coronary syndrome. This study aimed to assess the usefulness of selected machine learning methods and hematological m...

    Authors: Konrad Pieszko, Jarosław Hiczkiewicz, Paweł Budzianowski, Janusz Rzeźniczak, Jan Budzianowski, Jerzy Błaszczyński, Roman Słowiński and Paweł Burchardt

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:334

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  22. Content type: Research

    Studies on the relationship between depression and scrub typhus are limited. We conducted a retrospective cohort study to investigate whether scrub typhus is a risk factor for depression.

    Authors: Ying-Chuan Wang, Chun-Hsiang Chiu, Cheng-Li Lin, Feng-You Lee and Kuang-Hsi Chang

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:333

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  23. Content type: Research

    The events in early HIV infection (EHI) are important determinants of disease severity and progression rate to AIDS, but the mechanisms of pathogenesis in EHI have not been fully understood. Circular RNAs (cir...

    Authors: Yue Zhang, Hui Zhang, Minghui An, Bin Zhao, Haibo Ding, Zining Zhang, Youwen He, Hong Shang and Xiaoxu Han

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:332

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  24. Content type: Research

    The ProCESS, ARISE, and ProMISe trials have failed to show that early goal-directed therapy (EGDT) reduces mortality in patients with severe sepsis and septic shock. Although lactate-guided therapy (LGT) has b...

    Authors: Xian-Fei Ding, Zi-Yue Yang, Zhen-Tao Xu, Li-Feng Li, Bo Yuan, Li-Na Guo, Le-Xin Wang, Xi Zhu and Tong-Wen Sun

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:331

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  25. Content type: Research

    While auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder (ANSD) is a heterogeneous disorder and its management quite varies depending upon the etiology, even including self-resolution, OTOF is an important molecular etiology ...

    Authors: Bong Jik Kim, Jeong Hun Jang, Jin Hee Han, Hye-Rim Park, Doo Yi Oh, Seungmin Lee, Min Young Kim, Ah Reum Kim, Chung Lee, Nayoung K. D. Kim, Woong-Yang Park, Yun-Hoon Choung and Byung Yoon Choi

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:330

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  26. Content type: Review

    Epicutaneous immunotherapy (EPIT) is a new way of allergen administration that has a high rate of adherence and safety. The aim of this manuscript is to review clinical trials on EPIT for respiratory and food ...

    Authors: Susanna Esposito, Chiara Isidori, Alessandra Pacitto, Cristina Salvatori, Laura Sensi, Franco Frati, Giuseppe Di Cara and Francesco Marcucci

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:329

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  27. Content type: Research

    Because patient-derived xenografts (PDXs) are grown in immunodeficient mouse strains, PDXs are regarded as lacking an immune microenvironment. However, whether patients’ immune cells co-exist in PDXs remains u...

    Authors: Xingxiang Pu, Ran Zhang, Li Wang, Yungchang Chen, Yi Xu, Apar Pataer, Ismail M. Meraz, Xiaoshan Zhang, Shuhong Wu, Lin Wu, Dan Su, Weimin Mao, John V. Heymach, Jack A. Roth, Stephen G. Swisher and Bingliang Fang

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:328

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  28. Content type: Research

    Hepatocellular carcinoma is a malignant tumor with a highly invasive and metastatic phenotype, and the detection of potential indicators associated with its recurrence and metastasis after surgical resection i...

    Authors: Zheng Yu, Qifeng Ou, Fan Chen, Jiong Bi, Wen Li, Jieyi Ma, Rongchang Wang and Xiaohui Huang

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:327

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  29. Content type: Research

    The prognostic impact of surgical paraaortic staging remains unclear in patients with locally advanced cervical cancer (LACC). The objective of our study was to evaluate the survival impact of surgical staging...

    Authors: Yohann Dabi, Vanille Simon, Xavier Carcopino, Sofiane Bendifallah, Lobna Ouldamer, Vincent Lavoue, Geoffroy Canlorbe, Emilie Raimond, Charles Coutant, Olivier Graesslin, Pierre Collinet, Alexandre Bricou, Emile Daraï, Cyrille Huchon, Marcos Ballester, Bassam Haddad…

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:326

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  30. Content type: Research

    At present, many laboratories and hospitals all over the world are attempting and exploring the clinical transformation of this tissue engineered bone graft (TEBG) strategy. Many successful cases of bone tissu...

    Authors: Dingyu Wu, Zhenxing Wang, Zhiwei Zheng, Yingnan Geng, Zhanzhao Zhang, Qiannan Li, Quan Zhou, Yilin Cao and Zhi-Yong Zhang

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:324

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  31. Content type: Research

    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a complex condition, whose diagnosis requires spirometric assessment. However, considering its heterogeneity, subjects with similar spirometric parameters do not...

    Authors: Tamara Pavić, Dario Dilber, Domagoj Kifer, Najda Selak, Toma Keser, Đivo Ljubičić, Andrea Vukić Dugac, Gordan Lauc, Lada Rumora and Olga Gornik

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:323

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  32. Content type: Research

    Myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) is a complex and debilitating disease that often initially presents with flu-like symptoms, accompanied by incapacitating fatigue. Currently, there are no objective biomarkers or...

    Authors: Kenny L. De Meirleir, Tatjana Mijatovic, Krishnamurthy Subramanian, Karen A. Schlauch and Vincent C. Lombardi

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:322

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    Bone is a highly vascularized and resilient organ with innate healing abilities, however some bone injuries overwhelm these attributes and require intervention, such as bone tissue engineering strategies. Comb...

    Authors: Emily L. Durham, R. Nicole Howie, SarahRose Hall, Nicholas Larson, Brayden Oakes, Reed Houck, Zachary Grey, Martin Steed, Amanda C. LaRue, Robin Muise-Helmericks and James Cray

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:321

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  34. Content type: Research

    Antitumor immune response of programmed cell death ligand (PD-L1) has shown clinical value not only in Hodgkin lymphoma and EBV-associated lymphomas but also in EBV-negative diffuse large B cell lymphoma (DLBC...

    Authors: Hyun Jung Kwon, Jeong Mi Yang, Jeong-Ok Lee, Jong Seok Lee and Jin Ho Paik

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:320

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  35. Content type: Research

    Endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress, which can promote lipid metabolism disorders and steatohepatitis, contributes significantly to the pathogenesis of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). Calcium (Ca2+) homeo...

    Authors: Xiaobo Gao, Shun Guo, Song Zhang, An Liu, Lei Shi and Yan Zhang

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:319

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  36. Content type: Research

    The diagnosis of metastasis by sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) in early breast cancer surgery provides an accurate view of the state of metastases to the axillary lymph nodes, and it has now become the stand...

    Authors: Koji Takada, Shinichiro Kashiwagi, Wataru Goto, Yuka Asano, Katsuyuki Takahashi, Hisakazu Fujita, Tsutomu Takashima, Shuhei Tomita, Kosei Hirakawa and Masaichi Ohira

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:318

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  37. Content type: Research

    The nucleotide oligomerization domain-like receptor subfamily C5 (NLRC5) is primarily expressed in the adaptive and innate immune systems. NLRC5 was recently discovered to regulate immunity and inflammatory re...

    Authors: Yusa Chen, Huihui Li, Chenggen Xiao, Xiangli Zeng, Xiangcheng Xiao, Qiaoling Zhou and Ping Xiao

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:317

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  38. Content type: Research

    Uromodulin is specifically synthesized and secreted by kidney tubular epithelial cells. Studies on the association of serum uromodulin and outcomes of chronic kidney disease (CKD) are lacking. This study aimed...

    Authors: Li Lv, Jinwei Wang, Bixia Gao, Liang Wu, Fang Wang, Zhao Cui, Kevin He, Luxia Zhang, Min Chen and Ming-Hui Zhao

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:316

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  39. Content type: Research

    Metabolic syndrome (MetS) has an increased prevalence (approximately 20–25% of the adult population) all over the world. Immunological function is significantly associated with the development of MetS, and Met...

    Authors: Shihui Fu, Yao Yao, Faqin Lv, Fu Zhang, Yali Zhao and Fuxin Luan

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:315

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  40. Content type: Research

    The cytokine, interleukin-18 (IL-18), was originally identified as an interferon-γ-inducing proinflammatory factor; however, there is increasing evidence suggesting that it has non-immunological effects on phy...

    Authors: Kyosuke Yamanishi, Seishi Maeda, Sachi Kuwahara-Otani, Takuya Hashimoto, Kaoru Ikubo, Keiichiro Mukai, Keiji Nakasho, Naomi Gamachi, Yosif El-Darawish, Wen Li, Daisuke Okuzaki, Yuko Watanabe, Hiromichi Yamanishi, Haruki Okamura and Hisato Matsunaga

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:314

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  41. Content type: Research

    Sirtuin 3 (Sirt3) is a key regulator of energy metabolism and oxidative stress. To investigate the role of Sirt3 in contrast-induced acute kidney injury (CIAKI), we established the model both in vivo and in vi...

    Authors: Qinghai Zhang, Xun Liu, Na li, Jihong Zhang, Jianmin Yang and Peili Bu

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:313

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  42. Content type: Research

    To examine serum angiopoietin-2 (Angpt-2) in relation to malnutrition, inflammation, atherosclerosis and cardiac valvular calcification, so-called MIAC syndrome and its predictive role in outcomes of peritonea...

    Authors: Xiaoxiao Yang, He Zhang, Yuanyuan Shi, Zanzhe Yu, Hao Yan, Zhaohui Ni, Jiaqi Qian and Wei Fang

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:312

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  43. Content type: Research

    Platycodin D (PD) is one of the major bioactive components of the roots of Platycodon grandiflorum and possesses multiple biological and pharmacological properties, such as antiviral, anti-inflammatory, and anti-...

    Authors: Qi Luo, Guangyu Wei, Xiaoqing Wu, Kai Tang, Mengdi Xu, Yulu Wu, Yun Liu, Xiaoqian Li, Zengtian Sun, Wen Ju, Kunming Qi, Chong Chen, Zhiling Yan, Hai Cheng, Feng Zhu, Zhenyu Li…

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:311

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  44. Content type: Research

    Brain metastasis is an extremely serious sequela with a dismal prognosis in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). The present study aimed to identify novel biomarkers and potential therapeutic targets for brain ...

    Authors: Fanrong Zhang, Lisha Ying, Jiaoyue Jin, Jianguo Feng, Kaiyan Chen, Minran Huang, Yingxue Wu, Herbert Yu and Dan Su

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:310

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  45. Content type: Commentary

    Scavenger receptor class B type 1 (SR-B1) plays an essential role in high density lipoprotein (HDL) metabolism. SR-B1 deficient (SR-B1 KO) mice are prone to atherosclerosis and exhibit abnormally large, choles...

    Authors: Susana Contreras-Duarte, Nicolás Santander, Ruth Birner-Gruenberger, Christian Wadsack, Attilio Rigotti and Dolores Busso

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:309

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  46. Content type: Research

    The Mediterranean diet (MeD) plays a key role in the prevention of obesity. Among the genes involved in obesity, the Fat mass and obesity-associated gene (FTO) is one of the most known, but its interaction wit...

    Authors: Laura Di Renzo, Giorgia Cioccoloni, Simone Falco, Ludovico Abenavoli, Alessandra Moia, Paola Sinibaldi Salimei and Antonino De Lorenzo

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:308

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  47. Content type: Research

    The prognosis of breast cancer and the treatment response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) differ depending on the intrinsic molecular subtypes. We evaluated the prognostic significance of immunohistological ...

    Authors: Wataru Goto, Shinichiro Kashiwagi, Koji Takada, Yuka Asano, Katsuyuki Takahashi, Hisakazu Fujita, Tsutomu Takashima, Shuhei Tomita, Kosei Hirakawa and Masaichi Ohira

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:307

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  48. Content type: Research

    Diabetes induces long bone loss and aggravation of periodontitis-induced alveolar bone loss. Simvastatin (SIM), which is a lipid-lowering agent is known to have an anabolic effect on bone. Therefore, we invest...

    Authors: Ae Ri Kim, Ji-Hye Kim, Aeryun Kim, Yongsung Sohn, Jeong-Heon Cha, Eun-Jung Bak and Yun-Jung Yoo

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:306

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  49. Content type: Review

    The pharmaceutical industry is in the midst of a productivity crisis and rates of translation from bench to bedside are dismal. Patients are being let down by the current system of drug discovery; of the sever...

    Authors: Pandora Pound and Merel Ritskes-Hoitinga

    Citation: Journal of Translational Medicine 2018 16:304

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