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  1. Content type: Research

    The Eph family of receptor tyrosine kinases plays important roles in neural development. Previous studies have implicated Eph receptors and their ligands, the ephrins, in neuronal migration, axon bundling and ...

    Authors: Gitanjali Das, Qili Yu, Ryan Hui, Kenneth Reuhl, Nicholas W. Gale and Renping Zhou

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:48

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    The complications of clinical metastatic disease are responsible for the majority of breast cancer related deaths, and fewer therapies substantially prolong survival. Nitidine chloride (NC), a natural polyphen...

    Authors: Mingjuan Sun, Ning Zhang, Xiaolong Wang, Yaming Li, Wenwen Qi, Hanwen Zhang, Zengjun Li and Qifeng Yang

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:44

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    Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is characterized by excessive synovial inflammation. Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) is an enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of arachidonic acid (AA) into prostaglandins. Epithelium-speci...

    Authors: Chan-Mi Lee, Sahil Gupta, Jiafeng Wang, Elizabeth M. Johnson, Leslie J. Crofford, John C. Marshall, Mohit Kapoor and Jim Hu

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:43

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  4. Content type: Research

    The nematode Radopholus similis is an important migratory endoparasite of plants. Cysteine proteinases such as cathepsin S (CPS) play key roles during embryonic development, invasion, and pathogenesis in nematode...

    Authors: Ke Wang, Yu Li, Xin Huang, Dong-wei Wang, Chun-ling Xu and Hui Xie

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:39

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  5. Content type: Research

    The single-stranded RNA Flavivirus, Zika virus (ZIKV), has recently re-emerged and spread rapidly across the western hemisphere’s equatorial countries, primarily through Aedes mosquito transmission. While symptom...

    Authors: Alyssa J. Rolfe, Dale B. Bosco, Jingying Wang, Richard S. Nowakowski, Jianqing Fan and Yi Ren

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:42

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  6. Content type: Research

    Pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide (PACAP) plays several important roles in vasodilation, neurotransmission, neuromodulation and neurotrophy, as well as activation of the trigeminovascular syst...

    Authors: Lei Hou, Dongjun Wan, Zhao Dong, Wenjing Tang, Xun Han, Li Li, Fei Yang and Shengyuan Yu

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:40

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  7. Content type: Research

    Concerted hormone secretion is essential for glucose homeostasis and growth. The oocyte testis gene 1 (Otg1) has limited information in mammals before. Human OTG1 has been identified as an antigen associated with...

    Authors: Guangxue Wang, Rongbo Li, Ying Yang, Liang Cai, Sheng Ding, Tian Xu, Min Han and Xiaohui Wu

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:41

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  8. Content type: Research

    Leiomodin proteins, Lmod1, Lmod2 and Lmod3, are key regulators of the thin filament length in muscles. While Lmod1 is specifically expressed in smooth muscles, both Lmod2 and Lmod3 are expressed in striated muscl...

    Authors: Shuang Li, Kaiqi Mo, Hong Tian, Chen Chu, Shuna Sun, Lei Tian, Sheng Ding, Tong-ruei Li, Xiaohui Wu, Fang Liu, Zhen Zhang, Tian Xu and Ling V. Sun

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:38

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  9. Content type: Research

    Diabetes mellitus has multiple complications including neuropathy and increases cardiovascular events. Paeoniflorin (PF), a monoterpene glycoside, plays an essential role in neuroprotection and ischemic heart ...

    Authors: Fei Han, Dongchen Zhou, Xiang Yin, Zewei Sun, Jie Han, Lifang Ye, Wengting Zhao, Yuanyuan Zhang, Zhen Wang and Liangrong Zheng

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:37

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  10. Content type: Research

    Vascular smooth muscle cell (VSMC) proliferation in response to hyperglycemia is an important process in the development of arterial vessel hyperplasia. The shape change of mitochondria is dynamic and closely ...

    Authors: Aili Sun, Yan Wang, Jiaqi Liu, Xiangjing Yu, Yu Sun, Fan Yang, Shiyun Dong, Jichao Wu, Yajun Zhao, Changqing Xu, Fanghao Lu and Weihua Zhang

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:36

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  11. Content type: Research

    Genetic aberrations have been identified in nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC), however, the underlying mechanism remains elusive. There are increasing evidences that the apoptotic nuclease caspase-activated deoxy...

    Authors: Sang-Nee Tan, Sai-Peng Sim and Alan S. B. Khoo

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:35

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  12. Content type: Research

    Excessive autophagy induced by extravagant oxidative stress is the main reason for diabetes-induced vascular endothelial cells dysfunction. Hydrogen sulfide (H2S) has anti-oxidative effects but its regulation on ...

    Authors: Jiaqi Liu, Jichao Wu, Aili Sun, Yu Sun, Xiangjing Yu, Ning Liu, Shiyun Dong, Fan Yang, Linxue Zhang, Xin Zhong, Changqing Xu, Fanghao Lu and Weihua Zhang

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:33

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  13. Content type: Research

    Myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPN) are a group of blood cancers that boost normal blood cell production in the bone marrow. Abnormal mutations in stem cells were found accompanying with the occurrence of MPN. ...

    Authors: Chunjie Yu, Qiong Yang, Yuhong Chen, Demin Wang, Ross Levine, John Crispino, Qiang Wen and Zan Huang

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:34

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  14. Content type: Research

    The excessive accumulation of extracellular matrix of hepatic fibrosis is positively correlated with tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinase 1 (TIMP1). Here we aimed to investigate whether TIMP1 may be down-reg...

    Authors: Dong Jia, Yi-Ran Ni, Yan-Qiong Zhang, Chun Rao, Jun Hou, He-Qing Tang, Chang-Bai Liu and Jiang-Feng Wu

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:31

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  15. Content type: Research

    Lymphopenia promotes naïve T-cell homeostatic proliferation and adoptive effector T-cell survival and memory formation. IL-7 plays a critical role in homeostatic proliferation, survival and memory formation of...

    Authors: Aizhang Xu, Kalpana Kalyanasundaram Bhanumathy, Jie Wu, Zhenmin Ye, Andrew Freywald, Scot C. Leary, Rongxiu Li and Jim Xiang

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:30

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  16. Content type: Letter to the Editor

    Maturity-onset diabetes of the young (MODY), one of the specific types of diabetes mellitus, is a monogenetic disorder characterized by an autosomal dominant (AD) inheritance and β-cell dysfunction. To study a...

    Authors: Jing Yang, Feng Jiang, Hui Guo, Thadimacca Soniya, Chun-xia Yan, Zhu-fang Tian and Bing-yin Shi

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:29

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  17. Content type: Research

    Hydrogen sulfide (H2S), a third member of gasotransmitter family along with nitric oxide and carbon monoxide, generated from mainly catalyzed by cystathionine-lyase, possesses important functions in the cardiovas...

    Authors: Lina Li, Meixiu Li, Youyou Li, Weiming Sun, Yuehong Wang, Shuzhi Bai, Hongxia Li, Bo Wu, Guangdong Yang, Rui Wang, Lingyun Wu, Hongzhu Li and Changing Xu

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:26

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  18. Content type: Review

    The mitochondria are double membrane-bound organelles found in most eukaryotic cells. They generate most of the cell’s energy supply of adenosine triphosphate (ATP). Protein phosphorylation and dephosphorylati...

    Authors: Sangbin Lim, Kelly R. Smith, Ssang-Taek Steve Lim, Rong Tian, Jianrong Lu and Ming Tan

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:25

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  19. Content type: Research

    Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is the most commonly diagnosed and fatal cancer worldwide. Sclerostin domain containing protein 1 (SOSTDC1) has been found to be tumor-suppressive in several types of cancers...

    Authors: Lei Liu, Shanshan Wu, Yi Yang, Junchao Cai, Xun Zhu, Jueheng Wu, Mengfeng Li and Hongyu Guan

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:24

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  20. Content type: Research

    The prognosis of acute megakaryoblastic leukemia (AMKL) is really dismal, which urges for development of novel treatment. Baicalein is one type of flavonoids extracted from Scutellaria baicalensis Georgi (Huang Q...

    Authors: Chunjie Yu, Jiancheng Zeng, Zhenzhen Yan, Zi Ma, Shangqin Liu and Zan Huang

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:20

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  21. Content type: Research

    The RNA guided CRISPR/Cas9 nucleases have been proven to be effective for gene disruption in various animal models including Xenopus tropicalis. The neural crest (NC) is a transient cell population during embryon...

    Authors: Zhongzhen Liu, Tina Tsz Kwan Cheng, Zhaoying Shi, Ziran Liu, Yong Lei, Chengdong Wang, Weili Shi, Xiongfeng Chen, Xufeng Qi, Dongqing Cai, Bo Feng, Yi Deng, Yonglong Chen and Hui Zhao

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:22

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  22. Content type: Research

    Varicella-zoster virus (VZV) is the causative agent of varicella and zoster. The immediate-early protein, IE62 is the predominant VZ virion tegument protein, transactivating the expression of all kinetic class...

    Authors: Chia-Chi Ku, Yi-Hsuan Chang, Yun Chien and Tsung-Lin Lee

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:21

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  23. Content type: Research

    Exposure of the American bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus tadpoles to low temperature affects many biological processes including lipid metabolism and the thyroid hormone (TH) signaling pathway, resulting in arre...

    Authors: Shunsuke Suzuki, Koichiro Awai, Akinori Ishihara and Kiyoshi Yamauchi

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:19

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  24. Content type: Research

    Nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) is one of the most common human head and neck cancers with high incidence in Southern China, Southeast Asia and North Africa. Because of its nonspecific symptoms, the early diagn...

    Authors: Yuanwei Guo, Weihao Luo, Zheng Hu, Jia Li, Xiaojie Li, Huiqiu Cao, Jun Li, Bo Wen, Jian Zhang, Hao Cheng, Wangyuan Guo, Tan Tan and Dixian Luo

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:18

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  25. Content type: Research

    Human Papillomavirus is responsible for over 99 % of cervical cancers and is associated with cancers of the head and neck. The currently available prophylactic vaccines against HPV do not generate therapeutic ...

    Authors: Ming-Chieh Yang, Andrew Yang, Jin Qiu, Benjamin Yang, Liangmei He, Ya-Chea Tsai, Jessica Jeang, T.-C. Wu and Chien-Fu Hung

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:17

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  26. Content type: Research

    Human papillomavirus (HPV) has been identified as the primary etiologic factor of cervical cancer as well as subsets of anogenital and oropharyngeal cancers. The two HPV viral oncoproteins, E6 and E7, are uniq...

    Authors: Shiwen Peng, Jin Qiu, Andrew Yang, Benjamin Yang, Jessica Jeang, Joshua W. Wang, Yung-Nien Chang, Cory Brayton, Richard B. S. Roden, Chien-Fu Hung and T.-C. Wu

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:16

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  27. Content type: Review

    Transcriptional activation is a complex, multistage process implemented by hundreds of proteins. Many transcriptional proteins are organized into coactivator complexes, which participate in transcription regul...

    Authors: Aleksey N. Krasnov, Marina Yu. Mazina, Julia V. Nikolenko and Nadezhda E. Vorobyeva

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:15

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  28. Content type: Research

    Glycans play essential roles in biological functions such as differentiation and cancer. Recently, glycans have been considered as biomarkers for physiological aging. However, details regarding the specific gl...

    Authors: Yoko Itakura, Norihiko Sasaki, Daisuke Kami, Satoshi Gojo, Akihiro Umezawa and Masashi Toyoda

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:14

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  29. Content type: Research

    Leishmania contains a concatenated mitochondrial DNA, kDNA. Universal minicircle sequence binding protein (UMSBP), a mitochondrial protein, initiates kDNA replication by binding with ...

    Authors: Ruby Singh, Bidyut Purkait, Kumar Abhishek, Savita Saini, Sushmita Das, Sudha Verma, Abhishek Mandal, Ayan Kr. Ghosh, Yousuf Ansari, Ashish Kumar, Abul H. Sardar, Ajay Kumar, Pradeep Parrack and Pradeep Das

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:13

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  30. Content type: Review

    The proline rich homeodomain protein (PRH), also known as haematopoietically expressed homeobox (HHEX), is an essential transcription factor in embryonic development and in the adult. The PRH protein forms oli...

    Authors: Kevin Gaston, Maria-Angela Tsitsilianos, Kerry Wadey and Padma-Sheela Jayaraman

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:12

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  31. Content type: Research

    Progenitor cells display interesting features for tissue repair and reconstruction. In the last years, such cells have been identified in different cartilage types. In this study, we isolated a migrative subpo...

    Authors: A. F. Elsaesser, S. Schwarz, H. Joos, L. Koerber, R. E. Brenner and N. Rotter

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:11

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  32. Content type: Research

    The runt-related transcription factor 2 (Runx2) is a cell-fate-determining factor that controls osteoblast differentiation and bone formation. It has been previously demonstrated that microRNAs (miRNAs) play i...

    Authors: Shouhe Yu, Qianqian Geng, Qiuhui Pan, Zhongyu Liu, Shan Ding, Qi Xiang, Fenyong Sun, Can Wang, Yadong Huang and An Hong

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:10

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  33. Content type: Research

    The ability of Zn(II) and Cu(II) metal complexes of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) to inhibit acute arterial inflammation in vivo has been studied.

    Authors: Rajesh Puranik, Shisan Bao, Antonio M. Bonin, Ravinder Kaur, Jane E. Weder, Llewellyn Casbolt, Trevor W. Hambley, Peter A. Lay, Philip J. Barter and Kerry-Anne Rye

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:9

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  34. Content type: Research

    Inflammatory cytokine is important in modulating injured diseases. Tumor necrosis factor-α (TNF-α), one of potent inflammatory cytokines, plays a dominant role in host defense reaction. However, the concrete e...

    Authors: Yulong Dong, Yuzhou Liu, Xingrui Kou, Yingying Jing, Kai Sun, Dandan Sheng, Guofeng Yu, Dandan Yu, Qiudong Zhao, Xue Zhao, Rong Li, Mengchao Wu and Lixin Wei

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:8

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  35. Content type: Research

    Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) cells can be induced to undergo terminal differentiation with subsequent loss of tumorigenicity using 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 (1,25D) alone or in combination with hematopoietic cytok...

    Authors: Aleksandra Marchwicka, Aoife Corcoran, Klaudia Berkowska and Ewa Marcinkowska

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:7

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  36. Content type: Review

    Breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women, except for skin cancers. About 12 % women in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer during their lifetime. Currently one of the most...

    Authors: Sidney W. Fu, Woojin Lee, Caitrin Coffey, Alexa Lean, Xiaoling Wu, Xiaohui Tan, Yan-gao Man and Rachel F. Brem

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:6

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  37. Content type: Research

    Translocated in LipoSarcoma (TLS, also known as FUsed in Sarcoma) is an RNA/DNA binding protein whose mutation cause amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. In previous study, we demonstrated that TLS binds to long non...

    Authors: Ryoma Yoneda, Shiho Suzuki, Tsukasa Mashima, Keiko Kondo, Takashi Nagata, Masato Katahira and Riki Kurokawa

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:4

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  38. Content type: Research

    Human head and neck squamous carcinoma is the 6th most prevalent carcinoma worldwide. Although many novel therapies have been developed, the clinical treatment for patients remains non-ideal. Chloride intracel...

    Authors: Haowei Xue, Jinsen Lu, Renxiang Yuan, Jinli Liu, Yehai Liu, Kaile Wu, Jing Wu, Juan Du and Bing Shen

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:5

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  39. Content type: Research

    Herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV-1) ICP22 is a multifunctional protein and important for HSV-1 replication. Pseudorabies virus (PRV) ICP22 (P-ICP22) is a homologue of HSV-1 ICP22 and is reported to be able to selec...

    Authors: Mingsheng Cai, Si Jiang, Zhancheng Zeng, Xiaowei Li, Chuncong Mo, Yanjia Yang, Chunke Chen, Peiping Xie, Yun Bian, Jinlin Wang, Jinlu Huang, Daixiong Chen, Tao Peng and Meili Li

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:3

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  40. Content type: Research

    Amphibians are able to survive for several months without food. However, it is unclear what molecular mechanisms underlie their survival. To characterize the intestinal responses to fasting and refeeding, we i...

    Authors: Keiji Tamaoki, Reiko Okada, Akinori Ishihara, Nobuyoshi Shiojiri, Kazuki Mochizuki, Toshinao Goda and Kiyoshi Yamauchi

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:2

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  41. Content type: Methodology

    Virus entry involves multiple steps and is a highly orchestrated process on which successful infection collectively depends. Entry processes are commonly analyzed by monitoring internalized virus particles via...

    Authors: Lia R. Walker, Hosni A. M. Hussein and Shaw M. Akula

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2016 6:1

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  42. Content type: Research

    The thyroid hormone (T3)-induced formation of adult intestine during amphibian metamorphosis resembles the maturation of the mammalian intestine during postembryonic development, the period around birth when p...

    Authors: Morihiro Okada, Luan Wen, Thomas C. Miller, Dan Su and Yun-Bo Shi

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2015 5:74

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  43. Content type: Research

    Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide, and treatments for lung cancer have a high failure rate. Anti-angiogenic therapy is also often ineffective because of refractory disease. En...

    Authors: Yuyi Wang, Ming Jiang, Zhixi Li, Jiantao Wang, Chi Du, Liu Yanyang, Yang Yu, Xia Wang, Nan Zhang, Maoyuan Zhao, Li Wang, Mei Li and Feng Luo

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2015 5:72

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  44. Content type: Research

    Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a prototypic systemic autoimmune disease. Complement component 4 (C4) has be proved to play a role in pathogenesis of SLE. In the present study, we investigated the effect...

    Authors: Hong-Bin Cheng, Rong-Yi Chen, Jing-Ping Wu, Li Chen, Yan-Hua Liang, Hai-Feng Pan, Zi-Feng Pan, Qing-Hua Zhang, Qing Li, Tian-Xi Du, Yong-Mei Lv and Jian-Qiang Shi

    Citation: Cell & Bioscience 2015 5:73

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