Journal Articles

Therapeutic strategies for alcoholic liver disease: Focusing on inflammation and fibrosis (Review)

Hideto Kawaratani, Kei Moriya, Tadashi Namisaki, Masakazu Uejima, Mitsuteru Kitade, Kousuke Takeda, Yasushi Okura, Kousuke Kaji, Hiroaki Takaya, Norihisa Nishimura, Shinya Sato, Yasuhiko Sawada, Kenichiro Seki, Takuya Kubo, Akira Mitoro, Junichi Yamao, Hitoshi Yoshiji

Pages: 263-270 Published online on: 09 June 2017
Open Access

The crucial role of protein phosphorylation in cell signaling and its use as targeted therapy (Review)

Fatima Ardito, Michele Giuliani, Donatella Perrone, Giuseppe Troiano, Lorenzo Lo Muzio

Pages: 271-280 Published online on: 22 June 2017
Open Access

Identification of different macrophage subpopulations with distinct activities in a mouse model of oxygen-induced retinopathy

Yanji Zhu, Ling Zhang, Qing Lu, Yushuo Gao, Yujuan Cai, Ailing Sui, Ting Su, Xi Shen, Bing Xie

Pages: 281-292 Published online on: 13 June 2017
Open Access

Lewis(y) antigen promotes the progression of epithelial ovarian cancer by stimulating MUC1 expression

Rui Hou, Luo Jiang, Dawo Liu, Bei Lin, Zhenhua Hu, Jian Gao, Danye Zhang, Shulan Zhang, Masao Iwamori

Pages: 293-302 Published online on: 02 June 2017
Open Access

Role of metadherin in estrogen-regulated gene expression

Yujun Li, Jesus Gonzalez Bosquet, Shujie Yang, Kristina W. Thiel, Yuping Zhang, Haitao Liu, Kimberly K. Leslie, Xiangbing Meng

Pages: 303-310 Published online on: 13 June 2017
Open Access

Fangchinoline suppresses the proliferation, invasion and tumorigenesis of human osteosarcoma cells through the inhibition of PI3K and downstream signaling pathways

Xiucheng Li, Zhifan Yang, Weiqi Han, Xuanyuan Lu, Songtao  Jin, Wanlei Yang, Jianlei Li, Wei He, Yu Qian

Pages: 311-318 Published online on: 06 June 2017
Open Access

Silencing of LSD1 gene modulates histone methylation and acetylation and induces the apoptosis of JeKo-1 and MOLT-4 cells

Zhong-Kai Zou, Yi-Qun Huang, Yong Zou, Xu-Ke Zheng, Xu-Dong Ma

Pages: 319-328 Published online on: 19 June 2017
Open Access

Formulation and characterization of EGCG for the treatment of superficial bladder cancer

Katarzyna Dettlaff, Maciej Stawny, Magdalena Ogrodowczyk, Anna Jelińska, Waldemar Bednarski, Dorota Wątróbska-Świetlikowska, Rick W. Keck, Omar A. Khan, Ibrahim H. Mostafa, Jerzy Jankun

Pages: 329-336 Published online on: 14 June 2017
Open Access

Triptolide exerts protective effects against fibrosis following ileocolonic anastomosis by mechanisms involving the miR-16-1/HSP70 pathway in IL-10-deficient mice

Hong‑Wei Hou, Jin‑Min Wang, Dong Wang, Rong Wu, Zhen‑Ling Ji

Pages: 337-346 Published online on: 09 June 2017
Open Access

Role of transforming growth factor β‑1 in the pathogenesis of pelvic organ prolapse: A potential therapeutic target

Cheng Liu, Ying Wang, Bing‑Shu Li, Qing Yang, Jian‑Ming Tang, Jie Min, Sha‑Sha Hong, Wen‑Jun Guo, Li Hong

Pages: 347-356 Published online on: 26 June 2017
Open Access

Effects of bufalin on the mTOR/p70S6K pathway and apoptosis in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma in nude mice

Yao Liu, Xu Wang, Ying Jia, Yueping Liu

Pages: 357-366 Published online on: 23 June 2017
Open Access

Meiotic defects and decreased expression of genes located around the chromosomal breakpoint in the testis of a patient with a novel 46,X,t(Y;1)(p11.3;p31) translocation

Guangyuan Li, Furhan Iqbal, Liu Wang, Zhipeng Xu, Xiaoyan Che, Wen Yu, Liang Shi, Tonghang Guo, Guixiang Zhou, Xiaohua Jiang, Huan Zhang, Yuanwei Zhang, Dexin Yu

Pages: 367-377 Published online on: 14 June 2017
Open Access

Notch signaling pathway promotes osteogenic differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells by enhancing BMP9/Smad signaling

Junjie Cao, Yalin Wei, Jing Lian, Lunyun Yang, Xiaoyan Zhang, Jiaying Xie, Qiang Liu, Jinyong Luo, Baicheng He, Min Tang

Pages: 378-388 Published online on: 22 June 2017
Open Access

(-)-Epigallocatechin-3-gallate attenuates myocardial injury induced by ischemia/reperfusion in diabetic rats and in H9c2 cells under hyperglycemic conditions

Yang Wu, Zhong-Yuan Xia, Bo Zhao, Yan Leng, Juan Dou, Qing-Tao Meng, Shao-Qing Lei, Zhi-Ze Chen, Jie Zhu

Pages: 389-399 Published online on: 08 June 2017
Open Access

HMOX-1 inhibits TGF-β-induced epithelial-mesenchymal transition in the MCF-7 breast cancer cell line

Xiaofeng Zhu, Shuichuan Huang, Lili Zeng, Jieyi Ma, Suhong Sun, Feng Zeng, Fanli Kong, Xiaoming Cheng

Pages: 411-417 Published online on: 14 June 2017
Open Access

Lentiviral vector-mediated co-overexpression of VEGF and Bcl-2 improves mesenchymal stem cell survival and enhances paracrine effects in vitro

Xiaobin Ni, Caiwen Ou, Jingbin Guo, Bei Liu, Jianwu Zhang, Zhiye Wu, Hekai Li, Minsheng Chen

Pages: 418-426 Published online on: 12 June 2017
Open Access

Resveratrol protects against L-arginine-induced acute necrotizing pancreatitis in mice by enhancing SIRT1-mediated deacetylation of p53 and heat shock factor 1

Nian Wang, Fen Zhang, Liu Yang, Jiang Zou, Hao Wang, Ke Liu, Meidong Liu, Huali Zhang, Xianzhong Xiao, Kangkai Wang

Pages: 427-437 Published online on: 06 June 2017
Open Access

Gastric electrical stimulation improves enteric neuronal survival

Nian Wang, Kun Li, Shuangning Song, Jie Chen

Pages: 438-446 Published online on: 14 June 2017
Open Access

SOX4 promotes melanoma cell migration and invasion though the activation of the NF-κB signaling pathway

Qiong Cheng, Jinfeng Wu, Yaohua Zhang, Xiao Liu, Nan Xu, Fuguo Zuo, Jinhua Xu

Pages: 447-453 Published online on: 16 June 2017
Open Access

Protective effect of human serum amyloid P on CCl4-induced acute liver injury in mice

Min Cong, Weihua Zhao, Tianhui Liu, Ping Wang, Xu Fan, Qingling Zhai, Xiaoli Bao, Dong Zhang, Hong You, Tatiana Kisseleva, David A. Brenner, Jidong Jia, Hui Zhuang

Pages: 454-464 Published online on: 14 June 2017
Open Access

JAK/STAT3 and Smad3 activities are required for the wound healing properties of Periplaneta americana extracts

Qin Song, Yuxin Xie, Qiheng Gou, Xiaoqiang Guo, Qian Yao, Xiaojun Gou

Pages: 465-473 Published online on: 26 June 2017
Open Access

Heat shock protein 90β in the Vero cell membrane binds Japanese encephalitis virus

Yuan Wang, Yan Li, Tianbing Ding

Pages: 474-482 Published online on: 26 June 2017

Effect of Sorbus commixta on the invasion and migration of human hepatocellular carcinoma Hep3B cells

Hyerin Park, Hyunwook Park, Tae-Wook Chung, Hee‑Jung Choi, Yeon-Seop Jung, Syng-Ook Lee, Ki-Tae Ha

Pages: 483-490 Published online on: 02 June 2017

DTX3L is upregulated in glioma and is associated with glioma progression

Peng Xu, Xuelei Tao, Chengjin Zhao, Qingfeng Huang, Hao Chang, Na Ban, Yuanqi Bei, Xiaojie Xia, Chaoyan Shen, Kun Wang, Li Xu, Peizhang Wu, Jianbing Ren, Donglin Wang

Pages: 491-498 Published online on: 13 June 2017

Role of PKA in the process of neonatal cardiomyocyte hypertrophy induced by urotensin II

Jianrong Xu, Qinghua Han, Hongtao Shi, Wenyuan Liu, Tingting Chu, Hao Li

Pages: 499-504 Published online on: 22 June 2017

Suppressive effect of an aqueous extract of Diospyros kaki calyx on dust mite extract/2,4-dinitrochlorobenzene-induced atopic dermatitis-like skin lesions

Ju-Hee Yu, Meiling Jin, Young-Ae Choi, Na-Hee Jeong, Jeong-Sook Park, Tae-Yong Shin, Sang-Hyun Kim

Pages: 505-511 Published online on: 12 June 2017

COX-2 regulates Snail expression in gastric cancer via the Notch1 signaling pathway

Yuwei Ye, Min Liu, Hao Yuan, Shupeng Ning, Yuping Wang, Zhaofeng Chen, Rui Ji, Qinghong Guo, Qiang Li, Yongning Zhou

Pages: 512-522 Published online on: 02 June 2017

miR‑27 inhibits the NF-κB signaling pathway by targeting leptin in osteoarthritic chondrocytes

Bin Zhou, Hongwei Li, Jide Shi

Pages: 523-530 Published online on: 13 June 2017

Danger-recognizing proteins, β-defensin-128 and histatin-3, as potential biomarkers of recurrent coronary events

Madankumar Ghatge, Ankit Sharma, Sangeeta Maity, Vijay V. Kakkar, Rajani Kanth Vangala

Pages: 531-538 Published online on: 19 June 2017

Deoxyactein protects pancreatic β-cells against methylglyoxal-induced oxidative cell damage by the upregulation of mitochondrial biogenesis

Kwang Sik Suh, Eun Mi Choi, Woon-Won Jung, Yu Jin Kim, Soo Min Hong, So Yong Park, Sang Youl Rhee, Suk Chon

Pages: 539-548 Published online on: 12 June 2017
Open Access

Macrophage-derived foam cells impair endothelial barrier function by inducing endothelial-mesenchymal transition via CCL-4

Ying Yang, Nian-Sang Luo, Ru Ying, Yong Xie, Jia-Yuan Chen, Xiao-Qiao Wang, Zhen-Jie Gu, Jing-Ting Mai, Wen-Hao Liu, Mao-Xiong Wu, Zhi-Teng Chen, Yong-Biao Fang, Hai-Feng Zhang, Zhi-Yi Zuo, Jing-Feng Wang, Yang-Xin Chen

Pages: 558-568 Published online on: 19 June 2017

Vascular endothelial growth inhibitor 174 and its functional domains inhibit epithelial-mesenchymal transition in renal cell carcinoma cells in vitro

Ning Zhang, Baoan Hong, Wenyong Lian, Changhua Zhou, Siqi Chen, Xin Du, Xiaohu Deng, Shayiremu Duoerkun, Qing Li, Yong Yang, Kan Gong

Pages: 569-575 Published online on: 19 June 2017

1-Methyl-L-tryptophan promotes the apoptosis of hepatic stellate cells arrested by interferon-γ by increasing the expression of IFN-γRβ, IRF-1 and FAS

Ji Eun Oh, Kwang Yong Shim, Jong In Lee, Soo In Choi, Soon Koo Baik, Young Woo Eom

Pages: 576-582 Published online on: 26 June 2017
Journal Cover

August 2017
Volume 40 Issue 2

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

2016 Impact Factor: 2.341
Ranked #21/128 Medicine Research and Experimental
(total number of cites)

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