Novosphingobium aquaticum sp. nov., isolated from lake water in Suwon, Republic of Korea.
South Korea. In Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek, Oct 2015
A novel Gram-stain negative, yellow coloured, strictly aerobic, rod-shaped, non-motile bacterium designated as THW-SA1(T), was isolated from lake water near Samsung apartment, Suwon, Republic of Korea.
[Effects of telmisartan on inflammation and fibrosis after acute myocardial infarction in rats].
Fushun, China. In Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi, 2014
At the end of study, total heart weight (THW), left ventricular weight (LVW) and weight index were measured; myocardial infarction and inflammatory reactions detected by hematoxylin and eosin and Masson staining; the serum levels of C-reactive protein (CRP), tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNFα), monocyte chemotactic protein-1 (MCP-1), interleukin-6 (IL-6) and interleukin-1 beta (IL-1β) by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA); the levels of transforming growth factor 1 (TGFβ1), collagen I, collagen III and MMP9 mRNA in myocardial tissue by reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR); the expressions of TGFβ1, collagen I, collagen III, matrix metallopeptidase 9 (MMP9) and nuclear factor-kappa B (NF-κB) by Western blot.
Pemphigus autoimmunity: hypotheses and realities.
Irvine, United States. In Autoimmunity, 2012
Over 50 organ-specific and non-organ-specific antigens can be targeted by pemphigus autoimmunity, including desmosomal cadherins and other adhesion molecules, PERP cholinergic and other cell membrane (CM) receptors, and mitochondrial proteins.