Swine, Miniature

Known as: Minipig, Minipigs, Miniature Swine 
Genetically developed small pigs for use in biomedical research. There are several strains - Yucatan miniature, Sinclair miniature, and Minnesota… (More)
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2012
Review
2012
Swine are considered to be one of the major animal species used in translational research, surgical models, and procedural… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Periodontitis is one of the most widespread infectious diseases in humans. It is the main cause of tooth loss and associated with… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
UNLABELLED Miniature pigs residing in the Ossabaw Island (Ossabaw pigs) exhibit a thrifty genotype, and when fed a high-calorie… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Periodontitis is a periodontal tissue infectious disease and the most common cause for tooth loss in adults. It has been linked… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Mesenchymal stem cell-mediated tissue regeneration is a promising approach for regenerative medicine for a wide range of… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Changes in plasma nitrite concentration in the human forearm circulation have recently been shown to reflect acute changes in… (More)
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2001
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2001
gamma-Aminobutyric acid (GABA), the principal inhibitory neurotransmitter, activates a persistent low amplitude tonic current in… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Partial-thickness defects evolving in mature articular cartilage do not heal spontaneously. This type of defect was created in… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
The purpose of this study was to determine how the distribution of blood flow within and among the skeletal muscles of miniature… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
Three strains of miniature swine, each homozygous for a different allele of the major histocompatibility locus (MHC), have been… (More)
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