Wen-jie Li

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BACKGROUND Bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) are one of the potential tools for treatment of the spinal cord injury; however, the survival and differentiation of MSCs in an injured spinal cord still need to be improved. In the present study, we investigated whether Governor Vessel electro-acupuncture (EA) could efficiently promote bone marrow(More)
Spinal cord injury (SCI) is a serious condition often affecting young and healthy individuals around the world. Electro-acupuncture (EA) has been proven to contribute towards neurologic and functional recoveries in SCI, but the underlying mechanism remains largely unknown especially regarding neural specific proteins involved in the development of EA. The(More)
Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) plays a variety of important roles within the nervous system. Increasing CGRP expression could improve the survival of injured neurons and prevent neuronal loss. In this study, we first evaluated in vitro the neuroprotective function of CGRP on mechanically injured cerebellar granule neurons (CGNs) of rats. We then(More)
Our previous study indicated that electroacupuncture (EA) could increase neurotrophin-3 (NT-3) levels in the injured spinal cord, stimulate the differentiation of transplanted bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs), and improve functional recovery in the injured spinal cord of rats. However, the number of neuron-like cells derived from the MSCs is(More)
To implement the interoperation of different ontologies in medical informatics domain and achieve the goal of the sharing and multiplexing of domain knowledge, the heterogeneous problem between ontologies must be solved. Now the best method of resolving ontology heterogeneous is establishing ontology mapping, that is founding the semantic relations between(More)
As the theoretical studies of discrete particle swarm optimization (PSO) are extremely complex and diversity, empirical analysis and validation are the primary research method as always for all type of discrete PSO algorithms. This paper extends these studies to a theoretical analysis for a discrete PSO particle trajectory, and also provides a formal proof(More)
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