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Inhibition of Angiogenesis by Interleukin 4
Interleukin (IL)-4, a crucial modulator of the immune system and an active antitumor agent, is also a potent inhibitor of angiogenesis. When incorporated at concentrations of 10 ng/ml or more intoExpand
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Rdp58 Is a Novel and Potentially Effective Oral Therapy for Ulcerative Colitis
Background: RDP58 is a novel anti‐inflammatory d‐amino acid decapeptide that inhibits synthesis of proinflammatory cytokines by disrupting cell signaling at the pre‐MAPK MyD88‐IRAK‐TRAF6 proteinExpand
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Cocaine Dependence and Acute Cocaine Induce Decreases of Monocyte Proinflammatory Cytokine Expression across the Diurnal Period: Autonomic Mechanisms
Cocaine dependence is associated with an increased risk of infectious diseases. The innate immune system triggers effector pathways to combat microbial pathogens through expression of tumor necrosisExpand
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Safety of intravenous methamphetamine administration during treatment with bupropion
RationaleMethamphetamine dependence is a growing problem for which no medication treatments have proven effective.ObjectivesWe evaluated bupropion, an antidepressant with beneficial effects for theExpand
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Induction of melanoma-associated antigen systemic immunity upon intratumoral delivery of interferon-γ retroviral vector in melanoma patients
A total of 17 patients with metastatic melanoma were treated with intratumoral interferon-γ (IFN-γ) retroviral vector in a phase I clinical trial. A cycle of treatment consisted of five dailyExpand
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High dose intravitreal ganciclovir for CMV retinitis: a shelf life and cost comparison study.
BACKGROUND--It was previously found that high dose intravitreal ganciclovir provided superior treatment of cytomegalovirus retinitis compared with intravenous treatment. This study examined theExpand
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A comprehensive assessment of the safety of intravenous methamphetamine administration during treatment with selegiline
Selegiline (L-deprenyl) is a selective irreversible monoamine oxidase B inhibitor shown to be effective in the treatment of Parkinson's and Alzheimer's diseases. Recent evidence suggests thatExpand
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Comparative analysis of IFN-γ B7.1 and antisense TGF-β gene transfer on the tumorigenicity of a poorly immunogenic metastatic mammary carcinoma
Abstract Cancer progression is attributed in part to immune evasion strategies that include lack of co-stimulation, down-regulation of cell surface MHC molecules, and secretion of immunosuppressiveExpand
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A Survey of Addiction Training Programming in Psychiatry Residencies
The authors surveyed 50 psychiatry residency training programs to examine the current status of addiction training and the impact of the new Residency Review Committee addiction training criteria forExpand
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