Boss Erichsen

  • We have utilized an adenovirus (Ad) vector as a tool for transduction of functional genes into stem cells, because Ad vectors are relatively easy to construct, can be produced at high titers, and mediate efficient and transient gene expression in both dividing and nondividing cells. We have demonstrated that Ad vectors could efficiently transduce…[Read more]

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    In mice, spontaneous resting behaviour, humoral constitution and synaptic function may all be affected by sleep-deprivation. It is known that repeated brief handling provokes a number of changes in both mouse behaviour and physiological constitution and these changes are known to persist for a number of days. There have been reports on the effects…[Read more]

  • Liver Fluke Infections and CholangiocarcinomaOpisthorchiasis and clonorchiasis are caused by fish-borne liver flukes of the trematode family Opisthorchiidae. >45 million people worldwide are infected by these pathogens. Species of opisthorchiid flukes that cause disease in humans are Opisthorchis felineus, Opisthorchis viverrini, and Clonorchis…[Read more]

  • Here we show that all animals showed broad vaccine induced CD8+ T cell responses and a trend towards delayed or absent viremia following repeated low-dose intra-rectal challenges (P=0.08). After 10 rectal challenges, all 6 controls were infected whereas 2 vaccinated animals remained aviremic. Furthermore, 3 out of the 4 infected vaccinees…[Read more]

  • Results and DiscussionAuthor ContributionsAcknowledgmentsIntroductionSpecific control of cellular fate by biological surface modification has garnered recent attention for the ability to create biomimetic microenvironments (Lutolf and Hubbell, 2005). Normally, the body contains stem cell niches composed of complex, spatially and temporally…[Read more]

  • To investigate whether abnormal expression of XIST and other X-linked genes also presents in females with a different psychiatric disorder, we examined the expression of XIST, TSIX, KDM5C, KDM6A, PGK1, and G6PD genes in the lymphoblastoid annexin v of female patients with recurrent major depression. These genes were chosen because they displayed…[Read more]

  • iPSC-derived iHLCs offer a unique advantage in that they can be generated from any donor, which allows a broad spectrum of the human population to be represented in in vitro drug screens and provides an opportunity to assess donor-specific drug responses in vitro. Recent collaborations between drug discovery companies and academic laboratories (…[Read more]

  • ConclusionsOur findings do not support the notion that nestin+NPCs in the adult SNc and midbrain generate new neurons via classical neurogenesis. Rather, they point to a capacity for expression of nestin along with other immature genes such as Pax6, Ngn2, & Msx1 by already mature midbrain neurons. This may be in response to alternative forms of…[Read more]

  • The most common risk factors associated with stroke (eg, Bafetinib failure, hypertension, diabetes, age, prior stroke) were initially identified from treatment naïve cohorts of randomised trials conducted 2 decades ago (Lip & Lane, 2015a). These trials only randomised <10% of patients screened and many common stroke risk factors were not…[Read more]

  • Diagnosis of ZIKV infection is performed through detection of viral components (e.g., viral RNA, viral proteins, or virus isolation) and detection of host immune response (e.g., AMG 925 against viral proteins). For viral component-based diagnosis, RT-PCR, immunoassay, and virus isolation detect ZIKV RNA, viral proteins, and live virus,…[Read more]

  • The dose–response relationships between alcohol and chronic disease typically vary by sex, with women experiencing higher risks at comparatively lower levels of intake (Shield et al., 2013) due to different apigenin and metabolism of alcohol (Mumenthaler et al., 1999). New studies will also allow for determining a threshold for alcohol c…[Read more]

  • The majority of pharmacogenetic studies are performed in Asian and Caucasian populations; data generated in African-American populations are sometimes extrapolated to represent the population of the African continent. However, the ancestry of African-Americans is predominantly from Niger-Kordofanian (~71%), European (~13%), and other African (~8%)…[Read more]

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    The role of PGRN in cortical neurons is currently not well understood. PGRN exerts neurotrophic properties through a yet-unidentified receptor (De Muynck et al., 2013; Gass et al., 2012; Van Damme et al., 2008). However, a strong link between PGRN and the WNT signaling pathway in neuronal physiology has been established. Rosen et al. (2011), dem…[Read more]

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    Sustainability and hospitality designHotels currently represent 5 billion square feet of built environment, 5 million guest rooms, and over $4 billion USD per year in buy Manumycin A consumption in the United States alone. Although the total current number of LEED certified buildings in the United States amounts to over 24,000, the number of…[Read more]

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    Clinical trials with allogeneic neural NS-398 Supplier most often involve immunosuppressive treatments (Piccini et al., 2005; Krystkowiak et al., 2007; Sandner et al., 2012), although it is still not fully understood how immunogenic these cells are, whether immunosuppression is a prerequisite and the optimal drug, dose and duration.The…[Read more]

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    A partir del cuadro 3 y hasta el 15 se presentan los resultados obtenidos del análisis de varianza para cada uno de los años agrícolas.ConclusionesLa relación entre la desigualdad y la estructura impositivaEl tema de la desigualdad está dirigiendo la agenda política y económica global en el siglo xxi. Como bien refiere Thomas Pikkety en su libro…[Read more]

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    Total and integrated HIV DNA were measured in triplicates in PBMCs using a modified nested PCR assay for CRF01_AE and B (Vandergeeten et al., 2014), and the levels were log10 transformed prior to analysis. Differences between groups were assessed using two-tailed Student’s t-test. Generalized Estimating Equations were used to assess factors…[Read more]

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    The coefficient of resistance to humidity (Crh) is defined with respect to the resistance to crushing after five cycles of alternate watering and drying and the resistance to the simple wst-1 when dried.Crh: Coefficient of resistance to humidity,σmsa: The resistance to humid compression (resistance after immersion at the fifth cycle).σsec: The r…[Read more]

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    There is widespread recognition of the complementary value of hiPSCs in disease modeling. Indeed, a number of studies have revealed mutant HTT-related molecular and cellular abnormalities using human pluripotent stem cells and differentiated cells, e.g., alterations in transcriptomes, proteomes, ATM-p53 and TGF-β signaling, and monoamine oxidase…[Read more]

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    ConclusionThis thermal quality comes from several architectural and urban factors; among them we quoteIntroductionSemiotics is defined as the “science of signs”. Semiotics generally involves the study of any medium as a “sign system”, and semioticians commonly refer to all types of medium as “texts”. Ferdinand de Saussure (1857–1913) and Charles S…[Read more]

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