Let Fq [t] denote the ring of polynomials over the finite field Fq of characteristic p, and write Jq [t] for the additive closure of the set of kth powers of polynomials in Fq [t]. Define Gq(k) to be… (More)

The crowded intracellular environment influences the diffusion-mediated cellular processes, such as metabolism, signaling, and transport. The hindered diffusion of macromolecules in heterogeneous… (More)

Cisplatin is the main platinum antitumor drug applied in clinical settings. However, its trans isomer, transplatin, is known to have an ineffective antitumor activity. Despite intensive studies in… (More)

Let r1, . . . , rs be non-zero integers satisfying r1 + · · ·+ rs = 0. Let G ' Z/k1Z⊕ · · · ⊕ Z/knZ be a finite abelian group with ki|ki−1 (2 ≤ i ≤ n), and suppose that (ri, k1) = 1 (1 ≤ i ≤ s). Let… (More)

Let Fq[t] denote the polynomial ring over the finite field Fq, and let SN denote the subset of Fq[t] containing all polynomials of degree strictly less than N . For non-zero elements r1, ⋅ ⋅ ⋅ , rs… (More)

The interactions of DNA with oxaliplatin (Pt(R,R-DACH)) or its enantiomer (Pt(S,S-DACH)) were investigated using magnetic tweezers and atomic force microscope. In the process of DNA condensation… (More)

Paclitaxel (PTX), a chemotherapeutic drug, affects microtubule dynamics and influences endocytic trafficking. However, the mechanism and the dynamics of altered endocytic trafficking by paclitaxel… (More)

Let A = Fq [T ] be the ring of polynomials over the finite field Fq and 0 = a ∈ A. Let C be the A-Carlitz module. For a monic polynomial m ∈ A, let C(A/mA) and ā be the reductions of C and a modulo… (More)