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Characterization of a bacteriocin, Thermophilin 1277, produced by Streptococcus thermophilus SBT1277
Aims:  To assess the inhibitory activity and the influence of culture condition on the growth and bacteriocin, Thermophilin 1277, production by Streptococcus thermophilus SBT1277.
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Impaired neuronal KCC2 function by biallelic SLC12A5 mutations in migrating focal seizures and severe developmental delay
Epilepsy of infancy with migrating focal seizures (EIMFS) is one of the early-onset epileptic syndromes characterized by migrating polymorphous focal seizures. Whole exome sequencing (WES) in tenExpand
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Cell surface Lactobacillus plantarum LA 318 glyceraldehyde‐3‐phosphate dehydrogenase (GAPDH) adheres to human colonic mucin
Aims:  To characterize the adhesion molecule of Lactobacillus plantarum LA 318 that shows high adhesion to human colonic mucin (HCM).
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A multivalent peptide library approach identifies a novel Shiga toxin inhibitor that induces aberrant cellular transport of the toxin
Infection with Shiga toxin (Stx)‐producing Escherichia coli O157:H7 causes bloody diarrhea and hemorrhagic colitis in humans, sometimes resulting in fatal systemic complications. Among the known StxExpand
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Hymenobacter nivis sp. nov., isolated from red snow in Antarctica.
A novel aerobic bacterial strain, P3T, was isolated from a red snow obtained from Antarctica. Cells of strain P3T were rod-shaped, non-motile, catalase-negative, oxidase-positive andExpand
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Urodynamic effects of silodosin, a new α1A‐adrenoceptor selective antagonist, for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia
To investigate urodynamically the effects of silodosin, a new α1A‐adrenoceptor‐selective antagonist, in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
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A tissue engineering approach for prenatal closure of myelomeningocele: comparison of gelatin sponge and microsphere scaffolds and bioactive protein coatings.
Myelomeningocele (MMC) is a common and devastating malformation. As an alternative to fetal surgical repair, tissue engineering has the potential to provide a less invasive approach for tissueExpand
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Randomized, placebo controlled study of electrical stimulation with pelvic floor muscle training for severe urinary incontinence after radical prostatectomy.
PURPOSE We evaluated electrical stimulation combined with pelvic floor muscle training for urinary incontinence after radical prostatectomy in a randomized controlled study. MATERIALS AND METHODS AExpand
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Intrahepatic biliary cysts in children with biliary atresia who have had a Kasai operation.
PURPOSE In patients with biliary atresia who had undergone a Kasai operation, treatment of intrahepatic biliary cysts (IBCs), particularly when complicated by cholangitis, is often difficult becauseExpand
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Diagnostic value of capsule-like rim enhancement on magnetic resonance imaging for distinguishing malignant from benign parotid tumours.
The purpose of this study was to clarify the diagnostic value of capsule-like rim enhancement (CLRE) on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for distinguishing malignant from benign tumours of theExpand
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