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The spectrum of renal thrombotic microangiopathy in lupus nephritis
IntroductionAmong various lupus renal vascular changes, thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA) presented with the most severe clinical manifestations and high mortality. The pathogenesis of TMA in systemicExpand
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Prognostic value of matrix metalloproteinases (MMP-2 and MMP-9) in patients with lymph node-negative breast carcinoma
  • H. Li, D. Cao, +10 authors Z. Shao
  • Medicine
  • Breast Cancer Research and Treatment
  • 1 November 2004
Twenty-five to thirty percent of patients with node-negative breast cancer are expected to relapse following surgery, therefore great efforts have been made to identify new prognostic markers thatExpand
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Evaluation of Binax NOW, an assay for the detection of pneumococcal antigen in urine samples, performed among pediatric patients.
In our evaluation of a new assay for the detection of pneumococcal antigen in urine (Binax NOW; Binax), the test result was no more likely to be positive among 88 children with radiographicallyExpand
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Clofazimine for the treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: prospective, multicenter, randomized controlled study in China.
BACKGROUND Clofazimine (Cfz) has shown activity against Mycobacterium tuberculosis, including multidrug-resistant (MDR) strains in vitro and in animal studies. Here we evaluate the clinical efficacyExpand
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Therapeutic Targeting of Src Kinase in Myofibroblast Differentiation and Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Meng Hu, P. Che, +11 authors Q. Ding
  • Biology, Medicine
  • The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental…
  • 1 October 2014
Myofibroblasts are effector cells in fibrotic disorders that synthesize and remodel the extracellular matrix (ECM). This study investigated the role of the Src kinase pathway in myofibroblastExpand
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Efficacy, safety and tolerability of linezolid for the treatment of XDR-TB: a study in China
Linezolid may be effective in treating multidrug-resistant tuberculosis and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis. We conducted a prospective, multicentre, randomised study to further evaluate theExpand
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Nickel exposure is associated with the prevalence of type 2 diabetes in Chinese adults.
BACKGROUND Nickel exposure can induce hyperglycaemia in rodents, but little is known about its association with abnormal glucose metabolism in humans. We aimed to investigate the association ofExpand
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Complement Activation Is Involved in Renal Damage in Human Antineutrophil Cytoplasmic Autoantibody Associated Pauci-Immune Vasculitis
ObjectiveThis study was to investigate the evidence for complement activation in renal biopsy specimens of patients with myeloperoxidase (MPO)-antineutrophil cytoplasmic autoantibodyExpand
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Inhaled Sevoflurane May Promote Progression of Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment: A Prospective, Randomized Parallel-Group Study
  • Y. Liu, N. Pan, +6 authors M. Gao
  • Medicine
  • The American journal of the medical sciences
  • 1 May 2013
Background:Amnestic mild cognitive impairment (aMCI) is thought to be a transitional stage between normal aging and the development of Alzheimer's disease (AD). Recent studies have suggested that theExpand
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Circulating Antibodies against Thrombospondin Type-I Domain-Containing 7A in Chinese Patients with Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy.
  • Jia Wang, Z. Cui, +11 authors M. Zhao
  • Medicine
  • Clinical journal of the American Society of…
  • 6 October 2017
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Thrombospondin type-I domain-containing 7A (THSD7A) was recently identified as the target antigen in about 10% of patients with M-type phospholipase A2 receptorExpand
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