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International Consensus Guidance Statement on the Management and Treatment of IgG4‐Related Disease
A. Khosroshahi, Z. S. Wallace, J. L. Crowe, T. Akamizu, A. Azumi, M. N. Carruthers, S. T. Chari, E. Della-Torre, L. Frulloni, H. Goto, P. A. Hart, T. Kamisawa, S. Kawa, M. Kawano, M. H. Kim, Y.Expand
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Plasminogen-Binding Activity of Neuraminidase Determines the Pathogenicity of Influenza A Virus
ABSTRACT When expressed in vitro, the neuraminidase (NA) of A/WSN/33 (WSN) virus binds and sequesters plasminogen on the cell surface, leading to enhanced cleavage of the viral hemagglutinin. ToExpand
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Interferon gamma-dependent induction of thymidine phosphorylase/platelet-derived endothelial growth factor through gamma-activated sequence-like element in human macrophages.
Thymidine phosphorylase (TP), an enzyme involved in the reversible conversion of thymidine to thymine, is identical to platelet-derived endothelial cell growth factor. TP expression in cancer cellsExpand
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Platelet-rich plasma/osteoblasts complex induces bone formation via osteoblastic differentiation following subcutaneous transplantation.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) has been shown to enhance the maturation of bone grafts following local application and to have biological effects on osteoblasts in vitro.Expand
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Efficacy of (123)N-isopropyl-p-[(123)I]-iodoamphetamine single photon emission computed tomography for the diagnosis of uveal malignant melanoma.
PURPOSE To evaluate the efficacy of single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) images with N-isopropyl-p-[(123)I]-iodoamphetamine ([(123)I]-IMP) as a radiopharmaceutical for the diagnosis ofExpand
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5-S-cysteinyldopa as diagnostic tumor marker for uveal malignant melanoma.
PURPOSE To evaluate the clinical significance of 5-S-cysteinyldopa (5-S-CD), a major intermediate in melanin synthesis, as a potential diagnostic tumor marker for uveal malignant melanoma. METHODSExpand
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[Association between dental erosion and exposure to acids in a chemical factory].
An examination of dental erosion status and a semi-quantitative assessment of exposure to acids were carried out for 134 workers in a chemical factory in Osaka Prefecture, and an association betweenExpand
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Formation and reaction of oxaziridine intermediate in the photochemical reaction of 6-cyanophenanthridine 5-oxide at low temperature
Aus der Titelverbindung entsteht bei UV-Bestrahlung in Ethanolglas bei 77 Kdas Oxaziridin (II), das bei Warmezufuhr mit dem flussigen Losungsmittel zum Ether (I) reagiert.
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[5-S-cysteinyldopa as a tumor marker for primary uveal malignant melanoma].
The clinical significance of 5-S-cysteinyldopa (5-S-CD), a major intermediate in melanin synthesis, was evaluated as a potential diagnostic tumor marker for uveal melanoma. Serum concentrations ofExpand
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[A case of pleomorphic adenocarcinoma of the ciliary body].
We performed local resection of a ciliary body tumor, which was diagnosed as pleomorphic adenocarcinoma arising from nonpigmented epithelium of the ciliary body. The patient was a 57-year-old male,Expand
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