Mohammad Shahidul Haque

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Hypothalamic neurons containing orexin (hypocretin) are activated during motivated behaviors and active waking. We show that injection of orexin-A into the ventromedial hypothalamus (VMH) of mice or rats increased glucose uptake and promoted insulin-induced glucose uptake and glycogen synthesis in skeletal muscle, but not in white adipose tissue, by(More)
The magnitude of animal bite and utilization of rabies vaccine was determined at the Infectious Disease Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh. From January 2004 to December 2008, 150,068 patients with animal bite visited the hospital, 86.2% and 13.8% of them received nerve tissue and tissue culture vaccine (TCV), respectively. Dog bite was most frequent, found in(More)
PURPOSE To characterize effects of endothelins on activities of phospholipase C (PLC) and nucleotide cyclases in human trabecular meshwork (TM) cells. METHODS Cultured simian virus 40-transformed human TM (HTM-3) or non-transformed (HTM-16) cells were used. Changes in the PLC activity were determined by assaying the production of [3H] inositol phosphates.(More)
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