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Volume 9, Number 7:3148-3527;2017
American Journal of Translational Research


Teresa Infante, Ernesto Forte, Concetta Schiano, Carlo Cavaliere, Carlo Tedeschi, Andrea Soricelli, Marco Salvatore, Claudio Napoli: An integrated approach to coronary heart disease diagnosis and clinical management. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3148-3166. (Abstract AJTR0052818, Full text, PDF).

Pei-Hsun Sung, Hsin-Ju Chiang, Christopher Glenn Wallace, Chih-Chao Yang, Yen-Ta Chen, Kuan-Hung Chen, Chih-Hung Chen, Pei-Lin Shao, Yung-Lung Chen, Sarah Chua, Han-Tan Chai, Yi-Ling Chen, Tien-Hung Huang, Hon-Kan Yip, Mel S Lee:
Exendin-4-assisted adipose derived mesenchymal stem cell therapy protects renal function against co-existing acute kidney ischemia-reperfusion injury and severe sepsis syndrome in rat. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3167-3183. (Abstract AJTR0053169, Full text, PDF).

Yu-Ying Qiu, Ying-Wei Zhang, Xiu-Fen Qian, Tao Bian: miR-371, miR-138, miR-544, miR-145, and miR-214 could modulate Th1/Th2 balance in asthma through the combinatorial regulation of Runx3. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3184-3199. (Abstract AJTR0054346, Full text, PDF).

Jun Li, Zeyu Huang, Liyan Chen, Xin Tang, Yue Fang, Lei Liu: Restoration of bone defects using modified heterogeneous deproteinized bone seeded with bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3200-3211. (Abstract AJTR0055433, Full text, PDF).

Zeming Liu, Wen Zeng, Shi Wang, Xiangwang Zhao, Yawen Guo, Pan Yu, Xingjie Yin, Chunping Liu, Tao Huang: A potential role for the Hippo pathway protein, YAP, in controlling proliferation, cell cycle progression, and autophagy in BCPAP and KI thyroid papillary carcinoma cells. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3212-3223. (Abstract AJTR0052501, Full text, PDF).

Saravanan Subramanian, Pradeep K Pallati, Poonam Sharma, Devendra K Agrawal, Kalyana C Nandipati: Significant association of TREM-1 with HMGB1, TLRs and RAGE in the pathogenesis of insulin resistance in obese diabetic populations. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3224-3244. (Abstract AJTR0048994, Full text, PDF).

Guan-Can Liang, Hao-Feng Zheng, Yan-Xiong Chen, Teng-Cheng Li, Wei Liu, You-Qiang Fang: Light of DNA-alkylating agents in castration-resistant prostate cancer cells: a novel mixed EGFR/DNA targeting combi-molecule. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3245-3257. (Abstract AJTR0054241, Full text, PDF, Supplementary File 1, 2, 3, 4).

Xiaobin Guo, Fangying Yan, Jingyuan Li, Chunmei Zhang, Peili Bu: SIRT3 attenuates AngII-induced cardiac fibrosis by inhibiting myofibroblasts transdifferentiation via STAT3-NFATc2 pathway. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3258-3269. (Abstract AJTR0052523, Full text, PDF).

Hai-Xia Zhang, Jun-Ming Du, Zhong-Nuo Ding, Xiao-Yan Zhu, Lai Jiang, Yu-Jian Liu: Hydrogen sulfide prevents diaphragm weakness in cecal ligation puncture-induced sepsis by preservation of mitochondrial function. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3270-3281. (Abstract AJTR0054286, Full text, PDF).

Qing-Yong Cai, Gui-You Liang, Yi-Feng Zheng, Qun-You Tan, Ru-Wen Wang, Kun Li: CCR7 enhances the angiogenic capacity of esophageal squamous carcinoma cells in vitro via activation of the NF-κB/VEGF signaling pathway. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3282-3292. (Abstract AJTR0031385, Full text, PDF).

Hung-Yen Lee, Kamal A Mohammed, Fredric Kaye, Brij M Moudgil, Najmunnisa Nasreen: EphA2 targeted intratumoral therapy for non-small cell lung cancer using albumin mesospheres. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3293-3303. (Abstract AJTR0046940, Full text, PDF).

Yan Xia Yu, Yi Wang, Hong Liu: Overexpression of PTEN suppresses non-small-cell lung carcinoma metastasis through inhibition of integrin αVβ6 signaling. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3304-3314. (Abstract AJTR0051627, Full text, PDF).

Baoru Liu, Yueping Luo, Dong Luo, Weichen Zhou, Yu Zhang, Ruixin He, Junshu Li, Yong Wang, Yan Wang, Wenzhi Chen: Treatment effect of low intensity pulsed ultrasound on leukopenia induced by cyclophosphamide in rabbits. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3315-3325. (Abstract AJTR0055818, Full text, PDF).

Ziheng Wu, Yangyan He, Donglin Li, Xin Fang, Tao Shang, Hongkun Zhang, Xiangtao Zheng:
Long noncoding RNA MEG3 suppressed endothelial cell proliferation and migration through regulating miR-21. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3326-3335. (Abstract AJTR0043298, Full text, PDF).

Jin Yu, Shi-Wen Wu, Wei-Ping Wu: A tumor-suppressive microRNA, miRNA-485-5p, inhibits glioma cell proliferation and invasion by down-regulating TPD52L2. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3336-3344. (Abstract AJTR0054494, Full text, PDF).

Iyad M Ayoub, Jeejabai Radhakrishnan, Raúl J Gazmuri:
In vivo opening of the mitochondrial permeability transition pore in a rat model of ventricular fibrillation and closed-chest resuscitation. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3345-3359. (Abstract AJTR0030709, Full text, PDF).

Qiong Du, Bin Zhu, Qing Zhai, Bo Yu: Sirt3 attenuates doxorubicin-induced cardiac hypertrophy and mitochondrial dysfunction via suppression of Bnip3. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3360-3373. (Abstract AJTR0050118, Full text, PDF).

Teresa Lorenzi, Maria Michela Cappelletti Trombettoni, Roberto Ghiselli, Francesca Paolinelli, Rosaria Gesuita, Oscar Cirioni, Mauro Provinciali, Wojciech Kamysz, Elzbieta Kamysz, Cristiano Piangatelli, Mario Castellucci MD, Mario Guerrieri, Manrico Morroni:
Effect of omiganan on colonic anastomosis healing in a rat model of peritonitis. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3374-3386. (Abstract AJTR0049536, Full text, PDF).

Qin Zhu, Yuqing Qu, Qiongyan Zhang, Linghui Lu, Weiwei Weng, Hao Zhang, Lihong Zhang, Yan Ning, Yiqin Wang: IMP3 is upregulated in primary ovarian mucinous carcinoma and promotes tumor progression. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3387-3398. (Abstract AJTR0049327, Full text, PDF).

Noriyuki Kasai, Aya Sasakawa, Kenta Hosomi, Tze Wei Poh, Bernadette Lynn Chua, Wei Peng Yong, Jimmy So, Shing Leng Chan, Richie Soong, Koji Kono, Toshihiko Ishii, Kazuya Yamano: Anti-tumor efficacy evaluation of a novel monoclonal antibody targeting neutral amino acid transporter ASCT2 using patient-derived xenograft mouse models of gastric cancer. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3399-3410. (Abstract AJTR0052668, Full text, PDF).

Li Wang, Sen Li, Yuan Liu, Dong-Liang Feng, Long Jiang, Zai-Yun Long, Ya-Min Wu: Motor neuron degeneration following glycine-mediated excitotoxicity induces spastic paralysis after spinal cord ischemia/reperfusion injury in rabbit. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3411-3421. (Abstract AJTR0046209, Full text, PDF).

Yuanfeng Zhu, Shijun Fan, Ning Wang, Xiaoli Chen, Yongjun Yang, Yongling Lu, Qian Chen, Jiang Zheng, Xin Liu: NADPH oxidase 2 inhibitor diphenyleneiodonium enhances ROS-independent bacterial phagocytosis in murine macrophages via activation of the calcium-mediated p38 MAPK signaling pathway. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3422-3432. (Abstract AJTR0049593, Full text, PDF).

Jin Zhao, Shu-Lin Ou, Wei-You Wang, Chang Yan, Lu-Xiang Chi: MicroRNA-1907 enhances atherosclerosis-associated endothelial cell apoptosis by suppressing Bcl-2. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3433-3442. (Abstract AJTR0055499, Full text, PDF).

Ling Wang, Xiaotong Wu, Bowei Wang, Qiang Wang, Liying Han: Mechanisms of miR-145 regulating invasion and metastasis of ovarian carcinoma. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3443-3451. (Abstract AJTR0049961, Full text, PDF).

Yueying Zheng, Liqing Wang, Manli Chen, Aijie Pei, Liwei Xie, Shengmei Zhu: Upregulation of miR-130b protects against cerebral ischemic injury by targeting water channel protein aquaporin 4 (AQP4). Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3452-3461. (Abstract AJTR0048703, Full text, PDF).

Yanbin Pang, Chengxin Deng, Suxia Geng, Jianyu Weng, Peilong Lai, Pengjun Liao, Lingji Zeng, Zesheng Lu, Jing Zhang, Xin Du: Premature exhaustion of mesenchymal stromal cells from myelodysplastic syndrome patients. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3462-3468. (Abstract AJTR0038286, Full text, PDF).

Li Zhang, Qian Zhu, He Wang, Shanling Liu:
Count-based size-correction analysis of maternal plasma DNA for improved noninvasive prenatal detection of fetal trisomies 13, 18, and 21. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3469-3473. (Abstract AJTR0048188, Full text, PDF).

Da-Ming Zhang, Zhao-Yu Lin, Zhao-Hui Yang, You-Yuan Wang, Di Wan, Jiang-Long Zhong, Pei-Lin Zhuang, Zhi-Quan Huang, Bin Zhou, Wei-Liang Chen: IncRNA H19 promotes tongue squamous cell carcinoma progression through β-catenin/GSK3β/EMT signaling via association with EZH2. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3474-3486. (Abstract AJTR0046004, Full text, PDF).

Aiguo Xie, Jixin Xue, Gan Shen, Lanjun Nie: Thrombospondin-1 inhibits ossification of tissue engineered cartilage constructed by ADSCs. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3487-3498. (Abstract AJTR0050606, Full text, PDF).

Li-Jie Liu, Jian-Jun Yu, Xiao-Lin Xu: MicroRNA-93 inhibits apoptosis and promotes proliferation, invasion and migration of renal cell carcinoma ACHN cells via the TGF-β/Smad signaling pathway by targeting RUNX3. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3499-3513. (Abstract AJTR0051960, Full text, PDF).

Sanjaya Kuruppu, Niwanthi W Rajapakse, Helena C Parkington, A Ian Smith: The characteristics of astrocyte on Aβ clearance altered in Alzheimer’s disease were reversed by anti-inflammatory agent (+)-2-(1-hydroxyl-4-oxocyclohexyl) ethyl caffeate. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3514-3516. (Abstract AJTR0050169, Full text, PDF).

Yunyun Luo, Shuang Zheng, Yujia Ding, Yueqin Dai, Yi Zhou, Ruifeng Xiang, Anne C Bay-Jensen, Morten A Karsdal, Per Qvist, Qinlong Zheng: Preventive effects of kudzu root on bone loss and cartilage degradation in ovariectomized rat. Am J Transl Res 2017;9(7):3517-3527. (Abstract AJTR0057027, Full text, PDF).