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Roles of PLC-β2 and -β3 and PI3Kγ in Chemoattractant-Mediated Signal Transduction
The roles of phosphoinositide 3-kinase (PI3K) and phospholipase C (PLC) in chemoattractant-elicited responses were studied in mice lacking these key enzymes. PI3Kgamma was required forExpand
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Bifurcations and chaos in a permanent-magnet synchronous motor
This brief studies dynamic characteristics of a permanent-magnet synchronous motor (PMSM). The mathematical model of the PMSM is first derived, which is fit for carrying out the bifurcation and chaosExpand
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Profound impact of gut homeostasis on chemically-induced pro-tumorigenic inflammation and hepatocarcinogenesis in rats.
BACKGROUND & AIMS Due to its anatomic connection, the liver is constantly exposed to gut-derived bacterial products or metabolites. Disruption of gut homeostasis is associated with many humanExpand
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Host-derived sialic acid is incorporated into Haemophilus influenzae lipopolysaccharide and is a major virulence factor in experimental otitis media
Otitis media, a common and often recurrent bacterial infection of childhood, is a major reason for physician visits and the prescription of antimicrobials. Haemophilus influenzae is the cause of ≈20%Expand
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CD133: a stem cell biomarker and beyond
  • Z. Li
  • Medicine
  • Experimental Hematology & Oncology
  • 1 July 2013
Cancer stem cells (CSCs) or tumor initiating cells (TICs) contribute to tumorigenesis, metastasis, recurrence and chemoresistance. CD133, a pentaspan membrane glycoprotein, has been used as a stemExpand
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Concentration and detection of SARS coronavirus in sewage from Xiao Tang Shan Hospital and the 309th Hospital
Abstract The transmission of severe acute respiratory syndrome-associated coronavirus (SARS-CoV) is associated with close contact to SARS patients and droplet secretions of those patients. TheExpand
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Net ecosystem production of a Douglas‐fir stand for 3 years following clearcut harvesting
To investigate the variations in annual and seasonal net ecosystem production (FNEP) during the development of a young forest, 3 years of continuous eddy covariance measurements of carbon dioxideExpand
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Palaeozoic tectonics of the south-western Chinese Tianshan: new insights from a structural study of the high-pressure/low-temperature metamorphic belt
The south-western Chinese Tianshan orogenic belt is famous for its omphacite-bearing blueschists and associated eclogite-facies metavolcanic rocks. Although numerous petrologic, geochemical andExpand
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Seismic Hazard of Singapore and Malaysia
This article reviews the seismic hazard studies of low-to-moderate regions like Singapore and Malaysia, and presents a procedure to obtain the seismic demand for buildings in Singapore. The reviewExpand
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P-Rex1 Is a Primary Rac2 Guanine Nucleotide Exchange Factor in Mouse Neutrophils
Leukocyte chemoattractants regulate many leukocyte functions, including leukocyte chemotaxis, via the Rho family of small GTPases that include RhoA, Cdc42, and Rac. Previous work has revealedExpand
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