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Volume 17 (4); 2020

Research Papers

Overexpression of Mesothelin in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma (PDAC)
Kai Le, Jia Wang, Tao Zhang, Yifan Guo, Hong Chang, Siyuan Wang, Bin Zhu
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(4): 422-427. doi:10.7150/ijms.39012
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The effect of repetitive exposure to intravenous anesthetic agents on the immunity in mice
Hyun Jun Park, Liyun Piao, Eun-Hye Seo, Seung Hyun Lee, Seong-Hyop Kim
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(4): 428-436. doi:10.7150/ijms.41899
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Plasma Exosome-derived MicroRNAs as Novel Biomarkers of Traumatic Brain Injury in Rats
Pengcheng Wang, Haoli Ma, Yuxian Zhang, Rong Zeng, Jiangtao Yu, Ruining Liu, Xiaoqing Jin, Yan Zhao
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(4): 437-448. doi:10.7150/ijms.39667
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Comparison of Biochemical Recurrence After Robot-assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy with Volatile and Total Intravenous Anesthesia
Na Young Kim, Won Sik Jang, Young Deuk Choi, Jung Hwa Hong, Sewon Noh, Young-Chul Yoo
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(4): 449-456. doi:10.7150/ijms.40958
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Oxidative Stress Down-Regulates MiR-20b-5p, MiR-106a-5p and E2F1 Expression to Suppress the G1/S Transition of the Cell Cycle in Multipotent Stromal Cells
Lihui Tai, Chiu-Jung Huang, Kong Bung Choo, Soon Keng Cheong, Tunku Kamarul
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(4): 457-470. doi:10.7150/ijms.38832
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Association between oral anticoagulants and osteoporosis: Real-world data mining using a multi-methodological approach
Satoshi Yokoyama, Shoko Ieda, Mirai Nagano, Chihiro Nakagawa, Makoto Iwase, Kouichi Hosomi, Mitsutaka Takada
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(4): 471-479. doi:10.7150/ijms.39523
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Identification of VGF nerve growth factor inducible-producing cells in human spinal cords and expression change in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Yasuhiro Noda, Miruto Tanaka, Shinsuke Nakamura, Junko Ito, Akiyoshi Kakita, Hideaki Hara, Masamitsu Shimazawa
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(4): 480-489. doi:10.7150/ijms.39101
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Investigation of metastasis-associated in colon cancer-1 genetic variants in the development and clinicopathologcial characteristics of uterine cervical cancer in Taiwanese women
Yi-Hung Sun, Ying-Hsiang Chou, Chu-Chyn Ou, Soo-Cheen Ng, Huang-Pin Shen, Yueh‐Chun Lee, Chun-Fang Hsu, Shun-Fa Yang, Po-Hui Wang
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(4): 490-497. doi:10.7150/ijms.40204
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Suppressive effects of S100A8 and S100A9 on neutrophil apoptosis by cytokine release of human bronchial epithelial cells in asthma
Da Hye Kim, Ayoung Gu, Ji-Sook Lee, Eun Ju Yang, Ayesha Kashif, Min Hwa Hong, Geunyeong Kim, Beom Seok Park, Soo Jin Lee, In Sik Kim
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(4): 498-509. doi:10.7150/ijms.37833
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Enhanced expression of asparagine synthetase under glucose-deprived conditions promotes esophageal squamous cell carcinoma development
Kang Fang, Yuan Chu, Ziying Zhao, Qinfang Li, Hongqi Li, Tao Chen, Meidong Xu
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(4): 510-516. doi:10.7150/ijms.39557
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Tooth loss early in life induces hippocampal morphology remodeling in senescence-accelerated mouse prone 8 (SAMP8) mice
Masahisa Katano, Kyoko Kajimoto, Mitsuo Iinuma, Kagaku Azuma, Kin-ya Kubo
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(4): 517-524. doi:10.7150/ijms.40241
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Therapeutic Hypothermia Protects Against Heat Stroke-Induced Arterial Hypotension via Promoting Left Ventricular Performance in Rats
Wen-Ching Ko, Cheng-Hsien Lin, Jie-Jen Lee, Ching-Ping Chang, Chien-Ming Chao
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(4): 525-535. doi:10.7150/ijms.39745
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Differential Gene Expression between Limbal Niche Progenitors and Bone Marrow Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells
Wei Wang, Shen Li, Lingjuan Xu, Menglin Jiang, Xinyu Li, Yuan Zhang, Sean Tighe, Yingting Zhu, Guigang Li
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(4): 549-557. doi:10.7150/ijms.40881
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Short Research Communication

Provoking factors for postpartum chronic hypertension in women with preceding gestational hypertension/preeclampsia: A longitudinal cohort study of 22,798 pregnancies
Kuo-Hu Chen, Li-Ru Chen
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(4): 543-548. doi:10.7150/ijms.39432
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Review

Abdominal wall endometriosis (a narrative review)
Mara Carsote, Dana Cristiana Terzea, Ana Valea, Ancuta-Augustina Gheorghisan-Galateanu
Int. J. Med. Sci. 2020; 17(4): 536-542. doi:10.7150/ijms.38679
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