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Volume 15 (4); 2018

Research Papers

Viola Yedoensis Suppresses Cell Invasion by Targeting the Protease and NF-κB Activities in A549 and Lewis Lung Carcinoma Cells
She-Fang Huang, Shu-Chen Chu, Yi-Hsien Hsieh, Pei-Ni Chen, Yih-Shou Hsieh
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2018; 15(4): 280-290. doi:10.7150/ijms.22793
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SCAPs Regulate Differentiation of DFSCs During Tooth Root Development in Swine
Xiaoshan Wu, Lei Hu, Yan Li, Yang Li, Fu Wang, Ping Ma, Jinsong Wang, Chunmei Zhang, Canhua Jiang, Songlin Wang
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2018; 15(4): 291-299. doi:10.7150/ijms.22495
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Establishing an Animal Model of Secondary Osteoporosis by Using a Gonadotropin-releasing Hormone Agonist
Nur-Vaizura Mohamad, Muhammad Afiq Amani Che Zulkepli, Krystine May Theseira, Norain Zulkifli, Nur Quraisha Shahrom, Nurul Amni Mohamad Ridzuan, Nor Aini Jamil, Ima-Nirwana Soelaiman, Kok-Yong Chin
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2018; 15(4): 300-308. doi:10.7150/ijms.22732
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Bone Turnover Status: Classification Model and Clinical Implications
Alexander Fisher, Leon Fisher, Wichat Srikusalanukul, Paul N Smith
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2018; 15(4): 323-338. doi:10.7150/ijms.22747
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Claudin-3 Inhibits Lung Squamous Cell Carcinoma Cell Epithelial-mesenchymal Transition and Invasion via Suppression of the Wnt/β-catenin Signaling Pathway
Juanjuan Che, Dongsheng Yue, Bin Zhang, Hua Zhang, Yansong Huo, Liuwei Gao, Hongchao Zhen, Yan Yang, Bangwei Cao
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2018; 15(4): 339-351. doi:10.7150/ijms.22927
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Receptor for activated C kinase 1 in rats with ischemia-reperfusion injury: intravenous versus inhalation anaesthetic agents
Eun-Hye Seo, Ga-Yun Song, Ji Hyeon Namgung, Chung-Sik Oh, Seung Hyun Lee, Seong-Hyop Kim
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2018; 15(4): 352-358. doi:10.7150/ijms.22591
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Bisphosphonate Modulation of the Gene Expression of Different Markers Involved in Osteoblast Physiology: Possible Implications in Bisphosphonate-Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw
Francisco Javier Manzano-Moreno, Javier Ramos-Torrecillas, Lucia Melguizo-Rodríguez, Rebeca Illescas-Montes, Concepción Ruiz, Olga García-Martínez
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2018; 15(4): 359-367. doi:10.7150/ijms.22627
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SERPINB5 Expression: Association with CCRT Response and Prognostic Value in Rectal Cancer
I-Wei Chang, Kai-Wen Liu, Marlon Ragunanan, Hong-Lin He, Yow-Ling Shiue, Shou-Chun Yu
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2018; 15(4): 376-384. doi:10.7150/ijms.22823
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Transgenic Expression of A Venous Malformation Related Mutation, TIE2-R849W, Significantly Induces Multiple Malformations of Zebrafish
Zhong Du, Hai-Long Ma, Zhi-Yuan Zhang, Jia-Wei Zheng, Yan-An Wang
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2018; 15(4): 385-394. doi:10.7150/ijms.23054
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Distribution of Cytotoxic T Lymphocyte-Associated Antigen-4 Promoter Polymorphisms in Taiwanese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Yung-Luen Shih, Hsu-Feng Lu, Chiao-Wan Hsiao, Kuo-Ting Ho, Pei-Chi Chen, Chien-Ning Huang, Yuanmay Chang, Shang-Jyh Kao, Ming-Yuh Shiau, Yih-Hsin Chang
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2018; 15(4): 395-402. doi:10.7150/ijms.23097
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Differences in C-type lectin receptors and their adaptor molecules in the peritoneal fluid of patients with endometriosis and gynecologic cancers
Seung Geun Yeo, Yong Sung Won, Sang Hoon Kim, Dong Choon Park
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2018; 15(4): 411-416. doi:10.7150/ijms.23360
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While it is not deliberate, much of today's biomedical research contains logical and technical flaws, showing a need for corrective action
Yan He, Chengfu Yuan, Lichan Chen, Yanjie Liu, Haiyan Zhou, Ningzhi Xu, Dezhong Joshua Liao
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2018; 15(4): 309-322. doi:10.7150/ijms.23215
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Clinical importance of the anterior choroidal artery: a review of the literature
Jing Yu, Ning Xu, Ying Zhao, Jinlu Yu
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2018; 15(4): 368-375. doi:10.7150/ijms.22631
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Cardiovascular Adaptations Induced by Resistance Training in Animal Models
S.F.S. Melo, N.D. Silva Júnior, V.G. Baraúna, E.M. Oliveira
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2018; 15(4): 403-410. doi:10.7150/ijms.23150
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