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  1. Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) constitute an interesting cellular source to promote brain regeneration after Parkinson’s disease. MSCs have significant advantages over other stem cell types, and greater potenti...

    Authors: Li Chen, Dong-Mei He and Yuan Zhang
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:15
  2. In our previous studies, we showed that a finasteride-induced DHT deficiency may cause changes in the morphology of the seminiferous epithelium without any morphological alteration of the epididymis. In this s...

    Authors: Agnieszka Kolasa, Mariola Marchlewicz, Rafał Kurzawa, Wojciech Głąbowski, Grzegorz Trybek, Lidia Wenda-Różewicka and Barbara Wiszniewska
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:19
  3. Although genetic factors are a well-known cause of colorectal cancer, environmental factors contribute more to its development. Despite advances in the fields of surgery, radiotherapy and chemotherapy, the cur...

    Authors: Kyung Min Yang, Jong Ok Pyo, Gyu-Yeol Kim, Rina Yu, In Seob Han, Seong A. Ju, Won Ho Kim and Byung-Sam Kim
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:16
  4. The tissue-specific expressions of creatine kinase (CK) isoforms are regulated by the coordinated action of various transcription factors. The myogenic differentiation factor D (MyoD) family of proteins and th...

    Authors: Soumen Bera and Manju Ray
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:14
  5. Biot2 is a novel murine testis-specific gene that was first identified using the SEREX technique, and named by our laboratory. Using conventional RT-PCR and real time RT-PCR, we tested the expression profile o...

    Authors: Chun-Ting Wang, Peng Zhang, Yong-Sheng Wang, Xu-Zhi Ruan, Zhi-Yong Li, Feng Peng, Han-Shuo Yang and Yu-Quan Wei
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:4
  6. Protein kinase B (PKB/Akt) is a serine-threonine kinase functioning downstream of phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase (PI-3 kinase) in response to mitogen or growth factor stimulation. In several cell types, it play...

    Authors: Bing Zhang and Chun Xia
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:13
  7. Recent reports have indicated that, as well as having antiresorptive effects, bisphosphonates could have an application as anti-inflammatory drugs. Our aim was to investigate whether this anti-inflammatory act...

    Authors: Eleonora Salvolini, Monia Orciani, Arianna Vignini, Roberto Di Primio and Laura Mazzanti
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:12
  8. Several studies have reported different expression levels of certain genes in NSCLC, mostly related to the stage and advancement of the tumours. We investigated 65 stage I-III NSCLC tumours: 32 adenocarcinomas...

    Authors: Mojca Stražišar, Vid Mlakar and Damjan Glavač
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:11
  9. Sphingosine kinase-1 (SK1) promotes the formation of sphingosine-1-phosphate (S1P), which has potent pro-inflammatory and pro-angiogenic effects. We investigated the effects of raised SK1 levels on endothelial...

    Authors: Vidya Limaye, Pu Xia, Chris Hahn, Malcolm Smith, Mathew A. Vadas, Stuart M. Pitson and Jennifer R. Gamble
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:9
  10. The enzyme sphingosine kinase-1 (SK1) promotes the formation of sphingosine-1-phosphate (S1P), which is an important survival factor for endothelial cells (EC). Modest increases in intracellular SK1 activity i...

    Authors: Vidya Limaye, Mathew A. Vadas, Stuart M. Pitson and Jennifer R. Gamble
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:8
  11. A protocol for the induction of regeneration from leaves of Helichrysum italicum was established. Calli were found to form on the basal medium only when it was supplemented with thidiazuron (TDZ) alone or in comb...

    Authors: Rosaria Perrini, Vittorio Alba, Claudia Ruta, Irene Morone-Fortunato, Antonio Blanco and Cinzia Montemurro
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:7
  12. The whole-cell patch clamp technique was used to record potassium currents in in vitro differentiating myoblasts isolated from healthy and myotonic dystrophy type 1 (DM1) foetuses carrying 2000 CTG repeats. The f...

    Authors: Ewa Nurowska, Andrew Constanti, Beata Dworakowska, Vincent Mouly, Denis Furling, Paola Lorenzon, Tiziana Pietrangelo, Krzysztof Dołowy and Fabio Ruzzier
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:6
  13. We developed a new targeted cationic nanoparticulate system composed of poly(D,L-lactic-co-glycolic acid) (PLGA), 1,2-dioleoyl-3-(trimethylammonium) propane (DOTAP) and asialofetuin (AF), and found it to be a ...

    Authors: Sonsoles Díez, Itziar Miguéliz and Conchita Tros de Ilarduya
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:3
  14. Pharmacological up-regulation of heat shock proteins (hsps) rescues motoneurons from cell death in a mouse model of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. However, the relationship between increased hsp expression and...

    Authors: Bernadett Kalmar and Linda Greensmith
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:2
  15. We investigated the effects of RNA interference-mediated silencing of the c-myc gene on celluar proliferation and apoptosis in human colon cancer HT-29 cells in vitro and in vivo. A small interfering RNA (siRNA) ...

    Authors: Xiao Zhang, Yin-Lin Ge and Run-Hua Tian
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:1
  16. The plant nuclear genome is largely composed of mobile DNA, which can rearrange genomes and other individual gene structure and also affect gene regulation through various promoted activities: transposition, i...

    Authors: Bruna De Felice, Robert R. Wilson, Carolina Argenziano, Ioanis Kafantaris and Clara Conicella
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:50
  17. Acheron, a Lupus antigen ortholog, was identified as a novel death-associated transcript from the intersegmental muscles of the mothManduca sexta. Acheron is phylogenetically-conserved and represents a new sub-fa...

    Authors: Haifeng Weng, Chul Kim, Christos Valavanis, Zhaohui Wang and Lawrence M. Schwartz
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:46

    The Erratum to this article has been published in Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2009 14:s11658-009-0005-5

  18. Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is a ubiquitous virus with infections commonly resulting in a latency carrier state. Although the exact role of EBV in cancer pathogenesis remains not entirely clear, it is highly prob...

    Authors: Mei-Fong Pang, Kah-Wai Lin and Suat-Cheng Peh
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:45
  19. The expression of transmembrane transporter multidrug resistance-associated protein 1 (MRP1) confers the multidrug-resistant phenotype (MDR) on cancer cells. Since the activity of the other MDR transporter, P-...

    Authors: Olga Wesołowska, Andrzej B. Hendrich, Barbara Łania-Pietrzak, Jerzy Wiśniewski, Joseph Molnar, Imre Ocsovszki and Krystyna Michalak
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:44
  20. Gangliosides are characteristically enriched in various membrane domains that can be isolated as low density membrane fraction insoluble in detergents (detergent-resistant membranes, DRMs) or obtained after ho...

    Authors: Mirosława Panasiewicz, Hanna Domek, Grażyna Hoser, Natalia Fedoryszak, Maciej Kawalec and Tadeusz Pacuszka
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:43
  21. Four F2 mapping populations derived from crosses between rye inbred lines DS2×RXL10, 541×Ot1-3, S120×S76 and 544×Ot0-20 were used to develop a consensus map of chromosome 6R. Thirteen marker loci that were polymo...

    Authors: Stefan Stojałowski, Beata Myśków, Paweł Milczarski and Piotr Masojć
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:42
  22. Regulator of G-protein signalling (RGS)2 proteins critically regulate signalling cascades initiated by G-protein coupled receptors (GPCRs) by accelerating the deactivation of heterotrimeric G-proteins. Lysophosph...

    Authors: Jillian H. Hurst, Nisha Mendpara and Shelley B. Hooks
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:40
  23. Go, one of the most abundant heterotrimeric G proteins in the brain, is classified as a member of the Gi/Go family based on its homology to Gi proteins. Recently, we identified promyelocytic leukemia zinc fing...

    Authors: Jung Hee Won and Sung Ho Ghil
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:33
  24. Galectin-1 is a soluble carbohydrate-binding protein with a particularly high expression in skeletal muscle. Galectin-1 has been implicated in skeletal muscle development and in adult muscle regeneration, but ...

    Authors: Anna Svensson and Sven Tågerud
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:39
  25. Neoplastic cells frequently have an increased number of transferrin receptors. Coupling transferrin to an anti-neoplastic drug has the potential to overcome multidrug resistance (MDR). The purpose of this stud...

    Authors: Dorota Łubgan, Zofia Jóźwiak, Gerhard G. Grabenbauer and Luitpold V. R. Distel
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:37
  26. Ischemic diseases are characterized by the presence of pro-apoptotic stimuli, which initiate a cascade of processes that lead to cell injury and death. Several molecules and events represent detectable indicat...

    Authors: Argyrios Gerasimou, Roberta Ramella, Alessia Brero, Ombretta Boero, Imad Sheiban, Renzo Levi and Maria Pia Gallo
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:38
  27. Carnitine acetyltransferase (CRAT) is an important enzyme for energy homeostasis and fat metabolism. We characterized the predicted full length cDNA sequence of the porcine CRAT gene. Its structure is very sim...

    Authors: Annie Robic, Thomas Faraut, Laurence Liaubet and Denis Milan
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:36
  28. L1-type cell adhesion molecules (CAMs) are important mediators of neural differentiation, including axonal outgrowth and pathfinding and also of synapse formation and maintenance. In addition, their interactio...

    Authors: Michael Hortsch, Kakanahalli Nagaraj and Tanja A. Godenschwege
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:35
  29. Survivin, a member of the inhibitor of apoptosis (IAP) protein family, is associated with malignant transformation and is over-expressed in most human tumors. Using lipoplex-mediated transfection, we evaluated...

    Authors: Krystyna Konopka, Christopher Spain, Allison Yen, Nathan Overlid, Senait Gebremedhin and Nejat Düzgüneş
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:34
  30. The aim of this study was to evaluate the phospholipid concentration in acute leukemia (AL) blast cells from peripheral blood (PBMC) and bone marrow (BMMC). In vitro 31P Nuclear Magnetic R...

    Authors: Małgorzata Kuliszkiewicz-Janus, Mariusz Adam Tuz, Marek Kiełbiński, Bożena Jaźwiec, Joanna Niedoba and Stanisław Baczyński
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:32
  31. The erythrocytes of 12-month old Sod1 −/− mice showed an increased level of reactive oxygen species (ROS), as estimated by the degree of dihydroethidine...

    Authors: Agnieszka Grzelak, Marcin Kruszewski, Ewa Macierzyńska, Łukasz Piotrowski, Łukasz Pułaski, Błażej Rychlik and Grzegorz Bartosz
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 14:31
  32. Endocytic processes are mediated by multiple protein-protein interacting modules and regulated by phosphorylation and dephosphorylation. The Eps15 homology domain containing protein 1 (EHD1) has been implicate...

    Authors: Boris Fichtman, Liat Ravid, Debora Rapaport and Mia Horowitz
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 13:27
  33. In order to investigate the effect of calnexin deletion on the induction of the main ER molecular chaperone BiP, we cultured the wild-type and calnexin-disrupted Saccharomyces cerevisiae strains under normal and ...

    Authors: Huili Zhang, Bingjie Hu, Yanyan Ji, Akio Kato and Youtao Song
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 13:26
  34. Aldoketoreductase 1C3 (AKR1C3) is a functional prostaglandin F synthase and a negative modulator of the availability of ligands for the nuclear receptor peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma (PPARγ)...

    Authors: Per-arne Svensson, Britt G. Gabrielsson, Margareta Jernås, Anders Gummesson and Kajsa Sjöholm
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 13:25
  35. Gene trapping is used to introduce genome-wide insertional mutations in embryonic stem cells. Determining the integration site is based on highthroughput PCR, which has inevitable possibilities for mistakes, t...

    Authors: Anna Gorelik, Tamar Sapir and Orly Reiner
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 13:28
  36. We investigated the effect of a triterpene saponoside from Lysimachia thyrsiflora L. upon the viability, proliferation, morphology and cell motility of human melanoma HTB-140 cells and human skin fibroblasts (HSF...

    Authors: Agnieszka Galanty, Marta Michalik, Łukasz Sędek and Irma Podolak
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 13:13
  37. We describe the identification and characterization of a GTP-binding protein with a molecular weight of 45 kD (Gbp45). Gbp45 cDNA was found to overlap with a hypothetical human protein, PTD004, the sequence of...

    Authors: Yukimi Kira and Manabu Nishikawa
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 13:23
  38. Resveratrol (RES), a component of red wine, possesses anti-inflammatory properties. The studies described in the present work were aimed at evaluating the potential for RES and related stilbene analogs (piceat...

    Authors: Blase Billack, Vijayalaxmi Radkar and Christelle Adiabouah
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 13:22
  39. We describe a new factor in the recovery from inactivation in the ball and chain model. We propose a model in which the tension from the chain may help pull the ball away from its binding site, reducing the du...

    Authors: Przemysław Borys and Zbigniew J. Grzywna
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 13:18
  40. Ion channels are large transmembrane proteins that are able to conduct small inorganic ions. They are characterized by high selectivity and the ability to gate, i.e. to modify their conductance in response to ...

    Authors: Krzysztof Małysiak and Zbigniew J. Grzywna
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 13:15
  41. In order to exert their activity, transcription factors must be transported to the nucleus. Certain transcription factors have also been found on mitochondria. Here, the localization of RelB and NFATx in the m...

    Authors: Izabela Stasik, Andrzej Rapak, Ewa Zioło and Leon Strządała
    Citation: Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters 2008 13:19

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