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Upregulated expression of circulating micrornas in kidney transplant recipients with interstitial fibrosis and tubular atrophy
Introduction. The discovery of circulating microRNAs (miRNAs), as potential noninvasive diagnostic biomarkers, has opened new avenues of research for identifying transplant patients with chronic allograft dysfunction. The ...
Serum Levels of TNF-?, TNF-?RI, TNF-?RII and IL-12 in Treated Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients
Background: Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic multisystem autoimmune disease common in all races and ethnics. Cytokines and cytokines receptors play an important role in RA pathogenesis and clinical presentation. ...
Follicular fluid PlGF/sFlt-1 ratio and soluble receptor for advanced glycation end-products correlate with ovarian sensitivity index in women undergoing A.R.T
Purpose: Considering potential roles of soluble receptor for advanced glycation end products (sRAGE) and placental growth factor (PlGF) in ovarian function and embryo implantation, in the present study we have evaluated ...
Genetic Evidence for the Involvement of Variants at APOE, BIN1, CR1, and PICALM Loci in Risk of Late-Onset Alzheimer's Disease and Evaluation for Interactions with APOE Genotypes
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia in older population. Growing evidence of genetic background that predisposes individuals to AD has been reported as the risk factors in recent years. The Department ...
STC1 and NF-?B p65 (Rel A) is constitutively activated in colorectal cancer
Background: Stanniocalcin-1 (STC1) and nuclear factor (NF)-RB subunit p65 transcription factor are involved in various types of human malignancies. The roles of STC1 and NFRB-p65 in colorectal cancer (CRC) are still not ...