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Resolvin E1 improves tear production and decreases inflammation in a dry eye mouse model.
PURPOSE Dry eye (DE) is a common ocular surface disease, particularly among women and the elderly, with chronic symptoms of eye irritation and, in severe cases, blurred vision. Several studies haveExpand
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Incidence, Clinical Features and Impact on Anti-Tuberculosis Treatment of Anti-Tuberculosis Drug Induced Liver Injury (ATLI) in China
Background Anti-tuberculosis drug induced liver injury (ATLI) is emerging as a significant threat to tuberculosis control in China, though limited data is available about the burden of ATLI atExpand
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Veganism does not reduce the risk of the metabolic syndrome in a Taiwanese cohort.
The purpose of the present study was to assess the risk of the metabolic syndrome (MS) with vegan, pescovegetarian, lactovegetarian and nonvegetarian diets in Taiwan. The design was a retrospectiveExpand
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Plasma microRNAs, miR-223, miR-21 and miR-218, as Novel Potential Biomarkers for Gastric Cancer Detection
Background MicroRNAs (miRNAs), endogenous small non-coding RNAs, are stably detected in human plasma. Early diagnosis of gastric cancer (GC) is very important to improve the therapy effect andExpand
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The Role of BRCA Status on the Prognosis of Patients with Epithelial Ovarian Cancer: A Systematic Review of the Literature with a Meta-Analysis
Objective The role of BRCA dysfunction on the prognosis of patients with epithelial ovarian cancer (EOCs) remains controversial. This systematic review tried to assess the role of BRCA dysfunction,Expand
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Panel Testing for Familial Breast Cancer: Calibrating the Tension Between Research and Clinical Care.
PURPOSE Gene panel sequencing is revolutionizing germline risk assessment for hereditary breast cancer. Despite scant evidence supporting the role of many of these genes in breast cancerExpand
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Association between psychosocial stress and hypertension: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Abstract Aim: The etiology of hypertension is various and complex, involving both genetic and behavioral factors. The relationship between psychosocial stress and hypertension has been hypothesized.Expand
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Prolonged remission of diabetes by regeneration of beta cells in diabetic mice treated with recombinant adenoviral vector expressing glucagon-like peptide-1.
Type 1 diabetes results from insulin deficiency caused by destruction of pancreatic beta cells. Glucagon-like peptide (GLP)-1 stimulates beta cell growth and differentiation. To determine whetherExpand
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Mutations in LRP5,FZD4, TSPAN12, NDP, ZNF408, or KIF11 Genes Account for 38.7% of Chinese Patients With Familial Exudative Vitreoretinopathy.
Purpose Familial exudative vitreoretinopathy (FEVR) is a severe hereditary retinal disorder characterized by defects in retinal vascular development. To date, six genes have been reported to beExpand
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Functional polymorphisms in PIN1 promoter and esophageal carcinoma susceptibility in Chinese population
Peptidyl-prolyl cis–trans isomerase NIMA-interacting 1 (PIN1), which regulates the conformation of Pro-directed phosphorylation sites, has been identified as a critical catalyst involved in multipleExpand
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