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Role of gut microbiota and oxidative stress in the progression of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease to hepatocarcinoma: Current and innovative therapeutic approaches
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) represents the most common chronic liver disease in industrialized countries. NAFLD progresses through the inflammatory phase of non-alcoholicExpand
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Changes in the gene expression profile of gastric cancer cells in response to ibuprofen: a gene pathway analysis
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs possess antiproliferative activities that can affect cancer cells. The aim of this study was to examine the antiproliferative effects of ibuprofen on the MKN-45Expand
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Cell Penetrating Peptides as Molecular Carriers for Anti-Cancer Agents
Cell membranes with their selective permeability play important functions in the tight control of molecular exchanges between the cytosol and the extracellular environment as the intracellularExpand
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Recombinant Mitochondrial Manganese Containing Superoxide Dismutase Protects Against Ochratoxin A‐Induced Nephrotoxicity
Ochratoxin A (OTA) is a natural mycotoxin, involved in the development of important human and animal diseases. In this work we have studied the role of oxidative stress in the development of OTAExpand
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Aberrant Glycosylation as Biomarker for Cancer: Focus on CD43
Glycosylation is a posttranslational modification of proteins playing a major role in cell signalling, immune recognition, and cell-cell interaction because of their glycan branches conferringExpand
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Effect of a recombinant manganese superoxide dismutase on prevention of contrast-induced acute kidney injury
BackgroundContrast media (CM)-induced nephropathy (CIN) is an acute deterioration of renal function following administration of CM mediated to a large extent by the increased production of ROS withinExpand
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CDK/CCN and CDKI Alterations for Cancer Prognosis and Therapeutic Predictivity
The regulation of cell growth and division occurs in an accurate sequential manner. It is dictated by the accumulation of cyclins (CCNs) and cyclin-dependent kinases (CDKs) complexes and degradationExpand
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A recombinant MnSOD is radioprotective for normal cells and radiosensitizing for tumor cells.
Organisms exposed to ionizing radiation are mainly damaged by free radicals, which are generated by the radiolysis of water contained in the cells. Recently a significant reduction of tissue injuryExpand
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Tumor suppressive activity of a variant isoform of manganese superoxide dismutase released by a human liposarcoma cell line
A cell line derived from a pleiomorphic liposarcoma, named LSA, was previously reported to secrete (a) factor(s) exhibiting oncotoxic properties. The present article describes the isolation,Expand
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The Functional Role of MnSOD as a Biomarker of Human Diseases and Therapeutic Potential of a New Isoform of a Human Recombinant MnSOD
Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are generated as a consequence of metabolic reactions in the mitochondria of eukaryotic cells. This work describes the role of the manganese superoxide dismutase (MnSOD)Expand
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