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Metabolic responses of chicken embryos and hatchlings to altered O2 environments.
The oxygen consumption (MO2) response over a 4 h period of exposure to altered ambient O2 (air, 10, 15, 40, 60, 80 and 100%), helium (He) and sulfur hexafluoride (SF6) environments was determined forExpand
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Metabolic responses of chicken embryos to graded, prolonged alterations in ambient temperature.
1. Chicken embryos aged 12, 16, 18 and 20 (externally pipped) days of incubation were exposed to graded reductions (2 degrees C) in ambient temperature from 38 to 28 degrees C, exposure to eachExpand
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Mucin‐producing tumor of the pancreas
A new pancreatic tumor, called mucin‐producing tumor, has received great attention in Japan. These tumors are found inside the pancreatic duct and produce large quantities of copious mucus. TheExpand
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Efficacy of orally administered superfine dispersed lentinan (beta-1,3-glucan) for the treatment of advanced colorectal cancer.
BACKGROUND Lentinan (LNT) is an immune adjuvant medicine for advanced gastric cancer in Japan. Recently, an oral formulation of superfine dispersed lentinan (SDL) has become clinically available. ToExpand
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Effects of prednisolone and human epidermal growth factor on angiogenesis in granulation tissue of gastric ulcer induced by acetic acid.
In an attempt to elucidate the role of granulation vessels in the healing of gastric ulcer, healing and angiogenesis in granulation tissue of acetic acid ulcers were studied in rats. In addition, theExpand
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The distribution of endocrine cells in the mucosa of the gastrointestinal tract of the house musk shrew, Suncus murinus (Insectivora)
SummaryThe distribution of endocrine cells in the gastrointestinal tract of the house musk shrew, Suncus murinus (Family Soricidae, Order Insectivora) was studied immunohistochemically. The hormonesExpand
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Clinical efficacy of superfine dispersed lentinan (beta-1,3-glucan) in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma.
BACKGROUND/AIMS Recently, complementary alternative medicine is actively performed for cancer therapy. We investigated the effectiveness of supplementary food containing superfine dispersed lentinanExpand
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Improvement of QOL and prognosis by treatment of superfine dispersed lentinan in patients with advanced gastric cancer.
BACKGROUND/AIMS Intravenous lentinan administration has life prolongation effect for gastric cancer patients when combined with chemotherapy. Recently, superfine dispersed lentinan--an oralExpand
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Protective effect of teprenone against acute gastric mucosal lesions induced by compound 48/80, a mast cell degranulator, in rats.
The protective effect of teprenone, an anti-ulcer drug, against acute gastric mucosal lesions was examined in rats with a single intraperitoneal injection of compound 48/80 (0.75 mg/kg). TeprenoneExpand
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Short-term effects of altered shell conductance on oxygen uptake and hematological variables of late chicken embryos.
The preceding report on the O2 uptake (MO2) of chicken embryos whose shell conductance (GO2) was altered from the beginning of incubation showed that the MO2 was decreased despite increased GO2Expand
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