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Acute alcohol administration attenuates insulin-mediated glucose use by skeletal muscle.
The aim of the present work was to test the effect of acute in vivo alcohol administration (180-190 mg/dl plasma for 3 h) on glucose utilization by tissues under basal conditions or after aExpand
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Efficacy of Platelet-Rich Plasma for Chronic Tennis Elbow
Background: Elbow tenderness and pain with resisted wrist extension are common manifestations of lateral epicondylar tendinopathy, also known as tennis elbow. Previous studies have suggestedExpand
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Elimination of macrophages by liposome‐encapsulated dichloromethylene diphosphonate suppresses the endotoxin‐induced priming of Kupffer cells
This study was performed to elucidate the role of Kupffer cells during endotoxemia by assessing the consequences of macrophage depletion by liposome‐encapsulated dichloromethylene diphosphonateExpand
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Reactive oxygen species have been implicated in the gastrointestinal pathogenesis of septic and endotoxic shock. The objective of this study was to investigate the role of inducible nitric oxideExpand
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Modulation of hepatic sinusoidal endothelial cell function by Kupffer cells: An example of intercellular communication in the liver
We tested the hypothesis that Kupffer cells modulate sinusoidal endothelial cell function in the liver. Rats were treated with Kupffer cell–depleting agents (gadolinium chloride andExpand
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Propylthiouracil‐induced hypothyroidism reduces xenograft tumor growth in athymic nude mice
Thyroid hormones are endocrine modulators of several vital processes that are crucial to tumor growth and differentiation. Several anecdotal reports in the literature suggest that some histologicExpand
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Recombinant oncotoxin AR209 (anti-P185erbB-2) diminishes human prostate carcinoma xenografts.
PURPOSE Prostate cancer is the most common malignancy of males in the United States. Although the overall survival rate for early stage prostate cancer is good, if cancer recurs following curativeExpand
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Gram‐negative bacterial lipopolysaccharide impairs hyaluronan clearance in vivo and its uptake by the isolated, perfused rat liver
The purpose of this investigation was to examine the effect of gram‐negative bacterial lipopolysaccharide on hyaluronan concentration in blood plasma, hyaluronan removal from the blood and hyaluronanExpand
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Aggressive administration of recombinant oncotoxin AR209 (anti-ErbB-2) in athymic nude mice implanted with orthotopic human non-small cell lung tumours.
Lung cancer remains a significant public health problem in the U.S.A. and will result in an estimated 160,400 deaths in 1997. This appalling number is due in large part to the lack of adequateExpand
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