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Comparison of the chemical compositions and nutritive values of various pumpkin (Cucurbitaceae) species and parts
Pumpkins have considerable variation in nutrient contents depending on the cultivation environment, species, or part. In this study, the general chemical compositions and some bioactive components,Expand
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Effects of α-lipoic acid and L-carnosine supplementation on antioxidant activities and lipid profiles in rats
α-Lipoic acid and L-carnosine are powerful antioxidants and are often used as a health supplement and as an ergogenic aid. The objective of this study was to investigate the effects of α-lipoic acidExpand
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Prevalence of Arcobacter species isolated from retail meats in Korea.
This study was conducted to determine the prevalence of Arcobacter species identified or isolated from retail meats in Korea. Multiplex PCR assays for the detection of Arcobacter species wereExpand
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Loss of body weight and fat and improved lipid profiles in obese rats fed apple pomace or apple juice concentrate.
The purpose of this study was to investigate the influence of apple pomace (AP) and apple juice concentrate (AC) supplementation on body weight and fat loss as well as lipid metabolism in obese ratsExpand
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Differences in phosphorylation of the IL-2R associated JAK/STAT proteins between HTLV-I(+), IL-2-independent and IL-2-dependent cell lines and uncultured leukemic cells from patients with adult
To determine activation status of the IL-2R-associated (Jak/STAT) pathway in the HTLV-I infected cells, we examined tyrosine phosphorylation of Jak3, STAT3, and STAT5 in several HTLV-I(+) T-cellExpand
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Reduction of hepatitis A virus on FRhK-4 cells treated with Korean red ginseng extract and ginsenosides.
Red ginseng has a variety of bioactive functions and is widely used as an oriental medicinal herb and food ingredient. The aim of this study was to investigate the antiviral effect of red ginsengExpand
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Effects of proparacaine on actin cytoskeleton of corneal epithelium.
Chronic use of proparacaine, a topical ocular anesthetic, is associated with punctate keratopathy and delayed epithelial wound healing. Spreading corneal epithelial cells normally elaborateExpand
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Antiviral Effect of Korean Red Ginseng Extract and Ginsenosides on Murine Norovirus and Feline Calicivirus as Surrogates for Human Norovirus
Korean red ginseng has been studied various biological activities such as immune, anti-oxidative, anti-microbial, and anticancer activities but antiviral mechanism needs further studies. In thisExpand
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The methylene chloride fraction of Trichosanthis Fructus induces apoptosis in U937 cells through the mitochondrial pathway.
Trichosanthis kirilowii MAXIM has been used as a folk remedy to treat diabetes, leukemia, and breast cancer. In the present study, the apoptotic mechanism of the methylene chloride fraction ofExpand
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Optimization of the elution buffer and concentration method for detecting hepatitis E virus in swine liver using a nested reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction and real-time reverse
  • N. Son, D. Seo, +7 authors C. Choi
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of virological methods
  • 15 September 2014
The aim of this study was to develop an optimal technique for detecting hepatitis E virus (HEV) in swine livers. Here, three elution buffers and two concentration methods were compared with respectExpand
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