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Cell Type–Specific Regulation of Angiogenic Growth Factor Gene Expression and Induction of Angiogenesis in Nonischemic Tissue by a Constitutively Active Form of Hypoxia-Inducible Factor 1
Abstract— Understanding molecular mechanisms regulating angiogenesis may lead to novel therapies for ischemic disorders. Hypoxia-inducible factor 1 (HIF-1) activates vascular endothelial growthExpand
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Comprehensive Analysis of Inflammatory Immune Mediators in Vitreoretinal Diseases
Inflammation affects the formation and the progression of various vitreoretinal diseases. We performed a comprehensive analysis of inflammatory immune mediators in the vitreous fluids from total ofExpand
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Effects of temperature, salinity and irradiance on the growth of the harmful red tide dinoflagellate Cochlodinium polykrikoides Margalef (Dinophyceae)
The effects of temperature, salinity and irradiance on the growth of the harmful red tide dinoflagellate Cochlodinium polykrikoides were examined in the laboratory. From 60 different combinations ofExpand
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Prevalence of age related maculopathy in a representative Japanese population: the Hisayama study
AIM To determine the prevalence of age related maculopathy (ARM) in a representative older Japanese population. METHODS 1486 residents of Hisayama town, Fukuoka, Japan, aged 50 years or older wereExpand
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Effects of temperature, salinity, and irradiance on the growth of the dinoflagellate Akashiwo sanguinea
Abstract The effects of temperature, salinity, and irradiance on the growth of the dinoflagellate Akashiwo sanguinea were examined in the laboratory. The irradiance at the light compensation point (Expand
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Effects of bisphenol a on the reproduction of Japanese medaka (Oryzias latipes).
We elucidated the effects of bisphenol A (BPA) on the reproductive capacity (fecundity and fertility) and estrogenic response of adult Japanese medaka (Oryzias latipes) and studied theExpand
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Tributyltin causes masculinization in fish.
We examined the effect of tributyltin (TBT) on the sex differentiation process in genetically female Japanese flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus). The fish were fed an artificial diet containingExpand
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Effect of bisphenol a on the early life stage in Japanese medaka (Oryzias latipes)
Japanese medaka (Oryzias latipes) were exposed to bisphenol A (BPA) at the sublethal concentrations of 2.28, 13.0, 71.2, 355, and 1,820 μg/L (as mean measured concentrations) in the early life stageExpand
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Suppression of sexual behavior in male Japanese medaka (Oryzias latipes) exposed to 17beta-estradiol.
Mating pairs of Japanese medaka (Oryzias latipes) received 17beta-estradiol (E2; dose, 3 and 30 microg/g body weight daily) in their diet and E2-free diet (control) for two weeks. The effect onExpand
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The effects of methyltestosterone on the sexual development and reproduction of adult medaka (Oryzias latipes).
We examined the effects of methyltestosterone (MT) on the reproduction of medaka (Oryzias latipes). Six mating pairs of medaka were exposed for 3 weeks to MT at the measured concentrations of 22.5,Expand
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