Chuanfang Wang

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PURPOSE The degradation of the extracellular matrix has been shown to play an important role in the treatment of hepatic cirrhosis. In this study, the effect of thalidomide on the degradation of extracellular matrix was evaluated in a rat model of hepatic cirrhosis. MATERIALS AND METHODS Cirrhosis was induced in Wistar rats by intraperitoneal injection of(More)
Pituitary adenomas are among the most prevalent forms of intrinsic brain tumors. Although most pituitary adenomas are benign, some of them may become invasive and cause significant mass effect and hormonal dysfunction. We have previously shown that β-catenin is overexpressed in human pituitary adenomas and its level correlates to tumor grades. In the(More)
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