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Volume 7 (8); 2011

Research Paper

Cardioprotective Effects of Telmisartan against Heart Failure in Rats Induced By Experimental Autoimmune Myocarditis through the Modulation of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme-2/Angiotensin 1-7/Mas Receptor Axis
Vijayakumar Sukumaran, Punniyakoti T. Veeraveedu, Narasimman Gurusamy, Ken'ichi Yamaguchi, Arun Prasath Lakshmanan, Meilei Ma, Kenji Suzuki, Makoto Kodama, Kenichi Watanabe
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2011; 7(8): 1077-1092. doi:10.7150/ijbs.7.1077
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IL-10-IFN-γ Double Producers CD4+ T Cells Are Induced by Immunization with an Amastigote Stage Specific Derived Recombinant Protein of Trypanosoma Cruzi
Yevel Flores-García, José Luis Rosales-Encina, Abhay R. Satoskar, Patricia Talamás-Rohana
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2011; 7(8): 1093-1100. doi:10.7150/ijbs.7.1093
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Molecular Characterization of Porcine MMP19 and MMP23B Genes and Its Association with Immune Traits
Shuanping Zhao, Yongzhen Zhao, Pengxia Niu, Ning Wang, Zhonglin Tang, Linsen Zan, Kui Li
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2011; 7(8): 1101-1113. doi:10.7150/ijbs.7.1101
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FRS2α is Essential for the Fibroblast Growth Factor to Regulate the mTOR Pathway and Autophagy in Mouse Embryonic Fibroblasts
Xiang Lin, Yongyou Zhang, Leyuan Liu, Wallace L. McKeehan, Yuemao Shen, Siyang Song, Fen Wang
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2011; 7(8): 1114-1121. doi:10.7150/ijbs.7.1114
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Stability of a Long Noncoding Viral RNA Depends on a 9-Nt Core Element at the RNA 5' End to Interact with Viral ORF57 and Cellular PABPC1
Maria J. Massimelli, Jeong-Gu Kang, Vladimir Majerciak, Shu-Yun Le, David J. Liewehr, Seth M. Steinberg, Zhi-Ming Zheng
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2011; 7(8): 1145-1160. doi:10.7150/ijbs.7.1145
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Grafting Helps Improve Photosynthesis and Carbohydrate Metabolism in Leaves of Muskmelon
Yi-Fei Liu, Hong-Yan Qi, Chun-Ming Bai, Ming-Fang Qi, Chuan-Qiang Xu, Jing-Hong Hao, Yan Li, Tian-Lai Li
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2011; 7(8): 1161-1170. doi:10.7150/ijbs.7.1161
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Sphingobium Chlorophenolicum Dichlorohydroquinone Dioxygenase (PcpA) Is Alkaline Resistant and Thermally Stable
Wanpeng Sun, Ramaswami Sammynaiken, Lifeng Chen, Jason Maley, Gabriele Schatte, Yijiang Zhou, Jian Yang
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2011; 7(8): 1171-1179. doi:10.7150/ijbs.7.1171
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Early Exposure to Paraquat Sensitizes Dopaminergic Neurons to Subsequent Silencing of PINK1 Gene Expression in Mice
Hongxia Zhou, Cao Huang, Jianbin Tong, Xu-Gang Xia
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2011; 7(8): 1180-1187. doi:10.7150/ijbs.7.1180
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Glatiramer Acetate Treatment Increases Stability of Spinal Synapses and Down Regulates MHC I during the Course of EAE
Juliana M. Scorisa, Camila M. Freria, Sheila C. Victorio, Roberta Barbizan, Renata G. Zanon, Alexandre L. R. Oliveira
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2011; 7(8): 1188-1202. doi:10.7150/ijbs.7.1188
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Photoactivation Studies of Zinc Porphyrin-Myoglobin System and Its Application for Light-Chemical Energy Conversion
Chin-Hao Chang, Yi-Ting Hu, Chen-Fu Lo, Liyang Luo, Hung-Ming Lin, Cheng-Hsiang Chang, Ching-Yao Lin, Eric Wei-Guang Diau, Tung-Kung Wu
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2011; 7(8): 1203-1213. doi:10.7150/ijbs.7.1203
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A Clinical Overview of Centrosome Amplification in Human Cancers
Jason Yongsheng Chan
Int. J. Biol. Sci. 2011; 7(8): 1122-1144. doi:10.7150/ijbs.7.1122
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