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Sleep duration in Chinese adolescents: biological, environmental, and behavioral predictors.
OBJECTIVE To examine sleep duration-related risk factors from multidimensional domains among Chinese adolescents. METHODS A random sample of 4801 adolescents aged 11-20 years participated in aExpand
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KRAS and DAXX/ATRX Gene Mutations Are Correlated with the Clinicopathological Features, Advanced Diseases, and Poor Prognosis in Chinese Patients with Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • F. Yuan, M. Shi, +6 authors J. Zhang
  • Biology, Medicine
  • International journal of biological sciences
  • 30 August 2014
Background and Aim: Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor (pNET) is a clinically rare and heterogeneous group of tumors; its pharmacogenetic characteristics are not fully understood. This study wasExpand
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A Novel KLF4/LDHA Signaling Pathway Regulates Aerobic Glycolysis in and Progression of Pancreatic Cancer
Purpose: Krüppel-like factor 4 (KLF4) is a transcription factor and putative tumor suppressor. However, little is known about its effect on aerobic glycolysis in pancreatic tumors. Therefore, weExpand
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Maternal Urinary Triclosan Concentration in Relation to Maternal and Neonatal Thyroid Hormone Levels: A Prospective Study
Background: Triclosan (TCS) is a synthetic antibacterial chemical widely used in personal care products. TCS exposure has been associated with decreased thyroid hormone levels in animals, but humanExpand
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Increased expression of immunosuppressive molecules on intratumoral and circulating regulatory T cells in non-small-cell lung cancer patients.
The expression patterns of immunosuppressive molecules on regulatory T (Treg) cells have not been elucidated in non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients. In this study, a total of 88 patientsExpand
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Common Fragile Sites: Genomic Hotspots of DNA Damage and Carcinogenesis
  • Ke Ma, L. Qiu, +4 authors Z. Li
  • Biology, Medicine
  • International journal of molecular sciences
  • 20 September 2012
Genomic instability, a hallmark of cancer, occurs preferentially at specific genomic regions known as common fragile sites (CFSs). CFSs are evolutionarily conserved and late replicating regions withExpand
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Perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances in cord blood of newborns in Shanghai, China: Implications for risk assessment.
Perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) are commonly used in industrial applications and consumer products, and their potential health impacts are of concern, especially for vulnerableExpand
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Synergistic Antifungal Effect of Glabridin and Fluconazole
The incidence of invasive fungal infections is increasing in recent years. The present study mainly investigated glabridin (Gla) alone and especially in combination with fluconazole (FLC) againstExpand
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TNF-α regulates the proteolytic degradation of ST6Gal-1 and endothelial cell-cell junctions through upregulating expression of BACE1
Endothelial dysfunction and monocyte adhesion to vascular endothelial cells are two critical steps in atherosclerosis development, and emerging evidence suggests that protein sialylation is involvedExpand
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Epigenetic silencing of MAL, a putative tumor suppressor gene, can contribute to human epithelium cell carcinoma
BackgroundTo identify new and useful candidate biomarkers in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC), we performed a genome-wide survey and found that Myelin and lymphocyte-associated proteinExpand
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