Journal Articles

Cellular crosstalk mechanism of Toll-like receptors in gingival overgrowth (Review)

Tamilselvan Subramani, Vidhya Rathnavelu, Noorjahan Banu Alitheen, Parasuraman Padmanabhan

Pages: 1151-1158 Published online on: 18 March 2015
Open Access

The role of mAKAPβ in the process of cardiomyocyte hypertrophy induced by angiotensin II

Huixin Guo, Baoxin Liu, Lei Hou, Erlinda The, Gang Li, Dongzhi Wang, Qiqiang Jie, Wenliang Che, Yidong Wei

Pages: 1159-1168 Published online on: 02 March 2015
Open Access

Thymosin beta 4 is associated with RUNX2 expression through the Smad and Akt signaling pathways in mouse dental epithelial cells

Hirotaka Someya, Hiroaki Fujiwara, Kengo Nagata, Hiroko Wada, Kana Hasegawa, Yurie Mikami, Akiko Jinno, Hidetaka Sakai, Kiyoshi Koyano, Tamotsu Kiyoshima

Pages: 1169-1178 Published online on: 02 March 2015
Open Access

P2X7R is involved in the progression of atherosclerosis by promoting NLRP3 inflammasome activation

Kuang Peng, Lushan Liu, Dangheng Wei, Yuncheng Lv, Gang Wang, Wenhao Xiong, Xiaoqing Wang, Afrasyab Altaf, Lili Wang, Dan He, Hongyan Wang, Peng Qu

Pages: 1179-1188 Published online on: 09 March 2015
Open Access

Association of genetic variants with hypertension in a longitudinal population-based genetic epidemiological study

Yoshiji Yamada, Kota Matsui, Ichiro Takeuchi, Mitsutoshi Oguri, Tetsuo Fujimaki

Pages: 1189-1198 Published online on: 20 March 2015
Open Access

Vitamin D/VDR signaling pathway ameliorates 2,4,6-trinitrobenzene sulfonic acid-induced colitis by inhibiting intestinal epithelial apoptosis

Tong Zhu, Tian-Jing Liu, Yong-Yan Shi, Qun Zhao

Pages: 1213-1218 Published online on: 20 March 2015
Open Access

Stem cells derived from human first-trimester umbilical cord have the potential to differentiate into oocyte-like cells in vitro

Xiang Hu, Hua Lu, Sheng Cao, Yan-Li Deng, Qi-Jia Li, Qian Wan, Shang-Mian Yie

Pages: 1219-1229 Published online on: 11 March 2015
Open Access

Ser341Pro MYOC gene mutation in a family with primary open-angle glaucoma

Fengyun Wang, Yang Li, Lan Lan, Bo Li, Li Lin, Xiaohe Lu, Jiping Li

Pages: 1230-1236 Published online on: 13 March 2015
Open Access

The inhibitory effects of Geranium thunbergii on interferon-γ- and LPS-induced inflammatory responses are mediated by Nrf2 activation

Hee-Jin Choi, Hee-Jung Choi, Mi-Ju Park, Ji-Yeon Lee, Seung-Il Jeong, Seongoo Lee, Kyun Ha Kim, Myungsoo Joo, Han-Sol Jeong, Jai-Eun Kim, Ki-Tae Ha

Pages: 1237-1245 Published online on: 06 March 2015
Open Access

Keloid-derived keratinocytes acquire a fibroblast-like appearance and an enhanced invasive capacity in a hypoxic microenvironment in vitro

Xiaoyang Ma, Jia Chen, Bei Xu, Xiao Long, Han Qin, Robert Chunhua Zhao, Xiaojun Wang

Pages: 1246-1256 Published online on: 13 March 2015
Open Access

ATP-sensitive potassium channels alleviate postoperative pain through JNK-dependent MCP-1 expression in spinal cord

Xiang Zhu, Jinqian Liu, Yongjing Gao, Su Cao, Shiren Shen

Pages: 1257-1265 Published online on: 17 March 2015
Open Access

Downregulation of miR-518a-3p activates the NIK-dependent NF-κB pathway in colorectal cancer

L. L. Qu, L. He, X. Zhao, W. Xu

Pages: 1266-1272 Published online on: 18 March 2015
Open Access

Fc gamma receptor IIb participates in maternal IgG trafficking of human placental endothelial cells

Tomoko Ishikawa, Takami Takizawa, Jun Iwaki, Takuya Mishima, Kumiko Ui-Tei, Toshiyuki Takeshita, Shigeki Matsubara, Toshihiro Takizawa

Pages: 1273-1289 Published online on: 17 March 2015
Open Access

Association of genetic variants with dyslipidemia and chronic kidney disease in a longitudinal population-based genetic epidemiological study

Yoshiji Yamada, Kota Matsui, Ichiro Takeuchi, Tetsuo Fujimaki

Pages: 1290-1300 Published online on: 20 March 2015

miR-218 inhibits the invasion and migration of colon cancer cells by targeting the PI3K/Akt/mTOR signaling pathway

Xiangliang Zhang, Huijuan Shi, Hongsheng Tang, Zhiyuan Fang, Jiping Wang, Shuzhong Cui

Pages: 1301-1308 Published online on: 06 March 2015

Overexpression of COX-2 but not indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase-1 enhances the immunosuppressive ability of human umbilical cord-derived mesenchymal stem cells

Dong Li, Yan Han, Yong Zhuang, Jinqiu Fu, Huan Liu, Qing Shi, Xiuli Ju

Pages: 1309-1316 Published online on: 13 March 2015

iTRAQ-based quantitative proteomic analysis of cerebrospinal fluid reveals NELL2 as a potential diagnostic biomarker of tuberculous meningitis

Yongtao Yang, Jun Mu, Guanghui Chen, Yuan Zhan, Jiaju Zhong, Youdong Wei, Ke Cheng, Bin Qin, Hongmin You, Peng Xie

Pages: 1323-1332 Published online on: 11 March 2015

NFATc1 activation promotes the invasion of U251 human glioblastoma multiforme cells through COX-2

Laizang Wang, Zhi Wang, Jianhua Li, Weiguang Zhang, Fubin Ren, Wu Yue

Pages: 1333-1340 Published online on: 04 March 2015

Soluble uric acid increases NALP3 inflammasome and interleukin-1β expression in human primary renal proximal tubule epithelial cells through the Toll-like receptor 4-mediated pathway

Jing Xiao, Xiao-Li Zhang, Chensheng Fu, Rui Han, Weijun Chen, Yijun Lu, Zhibin Ye

Pages: 1347-1354 Published online on: 18 March 2015

Ras ssDNA aptamer inhibits vascular smooth muscle cell proliferation and migration through MAPK and PI3K pathways

Xiaoping Hu, Zhiwei Wang, Hongbing Wu, Wanli Jiang, Rui Hu

Pages: 1355-1361 Published online on: 16 March 2015

Peptide derived from desalinated boiled tuna extract inhibits adipogenesis through the downregulation of C/EBP-α and PPAR-γ in 3T3-L1 adipocytes

Young-Min Kim, Eun-Young Kim, In-Hye Kim, Taek-Jeong Nam

Pages: 1362-1368 Published online on: 06 March 2015

Decreased semaphorin 3A expression is associated with a poor prognosis in patients with epithelial ovarian carcinoma

Haiyan Jiang, Lei Qi, Feiran Wang, Zhichao Sun, Zhongwei Huang, Qinghua Xi

Pages: 1374-1380 Published online on: 17 March 2015

Dihydroartemisinin inhibits endothelial cell proliferation through the suppression of the ERK signaling pathway

Fengyun Dong, Hu Tian, Suhua Yan, Liqun Li, Xiaofeng Dong, Fuhai Wang, Jie Li, Changsheng Li, Zhiqun Cao, Xiaochun Liu, Ju Liu

Pages: 1381-1387 Published online on: 16 March 2015

20-O-β-D-glucopyranosyl-20(S)-protopanaxadiol, a metabolite of ginsenoside Rb1, enhances the production of hyaluronic acid through the activation of ERK and Akt mediated by Src tyrosin kinase in human keratinocytes

Tae-Gyu Lim, Ae Ji Jeon, Ji Hye Yoon, Dasom Song, Jong-Eun Kim, Jung Yeon Kwon, Jong Rhan Kim, Nam Joo Kang, Jun-Seong Park, Myeong Hun Yeom, Deok-Kun Oh, Yoongho Lim, Charles C. Lee, Chang Yong Lee, Ki Won Lee

Pages: 1388-1394 Published online on: 02 March 2015

microRNA-214 enhances the invasion ability of breast cancer cells by targeting p53

Fang Wang, Pengwei Lv, Xinwei Liu, Mingzhi Zhu, Xinguang Qiu

Pages: 1395-1402 Published online on: 03 March 2015

Anti-inflammatory effects of methanol extract of Canarium lyi C.D. Dai & Yakovlev in RAW 264.7 macrophages and a murine model of lipopolysaccharide-induced lung injury

Ju-Mi Hong, Ok-Kyoung Kwon, In-Sik Shin, Chan-Mi Jeon, Na-Rae Shin, Joongku Lee, Sang-Hong Park, Tran The Bach, Do Van Hai, Sei-Ryang Oh, Sang-Bae Han, Kyung-Seop Ahn

Pages: 1403-1410 Published online on: 02 March 2015

Protective effect of ixerisoside A against UVB‑induced pro‑inflammatory cytokine production in human keratinocytes

Sung‑Bae Kim, Ji‑Eun Kim, Ok‑Hwa Kang, Su‑Hyun Mun, Yun‑Soo Seo, Da‑Hye Kang, Da‑Wun Yang, Shi‑Yong Ryu, Young‑Mi Lee, Dong‑Yeul Kwon

Pages: 1411-1418 Published online on: 02 March 2015

Caffeic acid phenethyl ester reduces the secretion of vascular endothelial growth factor through the inhibition of the ROS, PI3K and HIF-1α signaling pathways in human retinal pigment epithelial cells under hypoxic conditions

Sung Hwa Paeng, Won-Kyo Jung, Won Sun Park, Dae-Sung Lee, Gi-Young Kim, Yung Hyun Choi, Su-Kil Seo, Won Hee Jang, Jung Sik Choi, Young-Min Lee, Saegwang Park, Il-Whan Choi

Pages: 1419-1426 Published online on: 27 February 2015

SP600125 reduces lipopolysaccharide-induced apoptosis and restores the early-stage differentiation of osteoblasts inhibited by LPS through the MAPK pathway in MC3T3-E1 cells

Chun Guo, Sheng-Li Wang, Song-Tao Xu, Jian-Guo Wang, Guo-Hua Song

Pages: 1427-1434 Published online on: 09 March 2015

Caveolin-1 aggravates cigarette smoke extract-induced MUC5AC secretion in human airway epithelial cells

Qiao Yu, Xi Chen, Xia Fang, Qiong Chen, Chengping Hu

Pages: 1435-1442 Published online on: 11 March 2015

Toll-like receptor family members in skin fibroblasts are functional and have a higher expression compared to skin keratinocytes

Cheng Yao, Jang-Hee Oh, Dong Hun Lee, Jung-Soo Bae, Cheng Long Jin, Chi-Hyun Park, Jin Ho Chung

Pages: 1443-1450 Published online on: 18 March 2015

Association of six genetic variants with myocardial infarction

Reiko Matsuoka, Shintaro Abe, Fumitaka Tokoro, Masazumi Arai, Toshiyuki Noda, Sachiro Watanabe, Hideki Horibe, Tetsuo Fujimaki, Mitsutoshi Oguri, Kimihiko Kato, Shinya Minatoguchi, Yoshiji Yamada

Pages: 1451-1459 Published online on: 27 February 2015

IQGAP1 modulates the proliferation and migration of vascular smooth muscle cells in response to estrogen

Xianchen Huang, Yiqi Jin, Dayong Zhou, Guoxiong Xu, Jian Huang, Liming Shen

Pages: 1460-1466 Published online on: 12 March 2015

Genome-wide analysis of 5-hmC in the peripheral blood of systemic lupus erythematosus patients using an hMeDIP-chip

Weiguo Sui, Qiupei Tan, Ming Yang, Qiang Yan, Hua Lin, Minglin Ou, Wen Xue, Jiejing Chen, Tongxiang Zou, Huanyun Jing, Li Guo, Cuihui Cao, Yufeng Sun, Zhenzhen Cui, Yong Dai

Pages: 1467-1479 Published online on: 19 March 2015
Journal Cover

May 2015
Volume 35 Issue 5

Print ISSN: 1107-3756
Online ISSN: 1791-244X

2013 Impact Factor: 1.88
2014 I.F. (Expected) ≥ 2.327 Ranked #27/122 Medicine Research and Experimental
(total number of cites)

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