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Genome-wide association study identifies five new susceptibility loci for primary angle closure glaucoma
Primary angle closure glaucoma (PACG) is a major cause of blindness worldwide. We conducted a genome-wide association study (GWAS) followed by replication in a combined total of 10,503 PACG cases andExpand
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Comparison of polyhexamethylene biguanide and chlorhexidine as monotherapy agents in the treatment of Acanthamoeba keratitis.
PURPOSE To compare the therapeutic outcomes of polyhexamethylene biguanide (PHMB) and chlorhexidine for Acanthamoeba keratitis. DESIGN Prospective, double-masked, randomized comparative study. Expand
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Cytochrome P450 (CYP)9A1 in Heliothis virescens: the first member of a new CYP family.
A novel cytochrome P450 cDNA with its complete coding sequence and part or all of the 3' (77 nucleotides) and 5' (87 nucleotides) non-coding sequence was isolated from the tobacco budworm, HeliothisExpand
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Efficacy of selective laser trabeculoplasty in primary angle-closure glaucoma: a randomized clinical trial.
IMPORTANCE Selective laser trabeculoplasty (SLT) should be explored as a therapeutic option in eyes with angle closure. OBJECTIVE To assess the intraocular pressure (IOP)-lowering efficacy of SLTExpand
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Visual Field Progression in Patients with Primary Angle-Closure Glaucoma Using Pointwise Linear Regression Analysis.
PURPOSE To evaluate visual field (VF) progression and rate of glaucomatous VF loss in patients with primary angle-closure glaucoma (PACG) using pointwise linear regression (PLR) trend analysis. Expand
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Pressurized hot water extraction of bioactive or marker compounds in botanicals and medicinal plant materials.
To reduce the use of organic solvent, pressurized hot water extraction (PHWE) has been shown to be a feasible option for the extraction of bioactive and marker compounds in botanicals and medicinalExpand
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Inhibitory effects of a chemically standardized extract from Scutellaria barbata in human colon cancer cell lines, LoVo.
Scutellaria barbata (SB) is a medicinal plant that contains flavonone compounds such as scutellarein, scutellarin, carthamidin, isocarthamidin, and wogonin. A functional proteomic approach was usedExpand
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Lack of Association Between Corneal Hysteresis and Corneal Resistance Factor With Glaucoma Severity in Primary Angle Closure Glaucoma.
PURPOSE We investigated the association between corneal hysteresis (CH) and corneal resistance factor (CRF) with glaucoma severity in primary angle closure glaucoma (PACG). METHODS We recruited 204Expand
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Neutrophil migration inhibitory properties of polyunsaturated fatty acids. The role of fatty acid structure, metabolism, and possible second messenger systems.
The n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) appear to have antiinflammatory properties that can be partly explained by their biological activity on leukocytes. Since leukocyte emigration is anExpand
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Regulation of lymphotoxin production by the p21ras-raf-MEK-ERK cascade in PHA/PMA-stimulated Jurkat cells.
Although the production of lymphotoxin (LT) from activated Th1 lymphocytes has been reported extensively, the intracellular signaling mechanisms that regulate this T cell function remain totallyExpand
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