Xing-rong Wang

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BACKGROUND Transient receptor potential vanilloid 4 (TRPV4) calcium channel is an essential mediator of spinal nociceptive transmission in dorsal root ganglion (DRG), but its mechanism in pain transmission is poorly understood. The present study intended to evaluate the effect of small interfering RNA (siRNA) on the expression and function of TRPV4 in DRG(More)
OBJECTIVE To assess stereoacuity in a population-based sample of children and to examine ocular and systemic parameters related to stereoacuity. METHODS Using a random cluster sampling method, four- to 18-year-old children from kindergartens, elementary schools, junior high schools and senior high schools from a rural area and an urban area in the East(More)
PURPOSE Angiogenesis is an important mediator in tumor progression. Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is one of the major cytokines that can influence angiogenesis. However, the potential mechanism of tumor growth inhibition through anti-VEGF agents is still unclear. This study was performed to examine whether ranibizumab could inhibit malignant(More)
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BACKGROUND Ocular trauma is a major cause of vision loss, especially in the young patients, and is the leading cause of unilateral blind in China. OBJECTIVE The aims of this report are to analyze ciliary and choroidal lesion characteristics and outcomes of a group of patients with ruptured globe injuries and discuss finding a more effective treatment(More)
In this study, 16 patients (19 eyes) with nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy in the acute stage (within 4 weeks) and resolving stage (after 12 weeks) were diagnosed by a series of complete ophthalmic examinations, including fundus examination, optical coherence tomography and fluorescein fundus angiography, and visual field defects were(More)
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