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Nt strategies [10,11]. An ideal scaffold which is designed for tendon tissue engineering should have similar architecture and composition as normalhealthy tendon [11]. In addition, they should have optimum cell cytocompatibility in vitro, and have optimum biodegradability, biocompatibility and healing efficacy in vivo [10,11]. On the other hand, the scaffold should incorporate with the newly regen
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For the 34 CNKSR1 low cases (logrank test, p = 0.03). Table 3 presents the unadjusted and adjusted hazard ratios for pancreatic cancer cases by CNKSR1 expression status. In the unadjusted model, cases with CNKSR1 low tumors had an increased risk of death compared to those with CNKSR1 high tumors with a hazard ratio (HR) of 1.61 (95 CI: 1.06 to 2.46). In a model that adjusted for resection, TNM st
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R of proteins either indirectly or directly connected to MAPK/ERK signaling (Ras, ERBB2, Myc) [4, 31]. A limitation of this study was that the dataset did not include all clinical variables, such as complete TNM staging and chemotherapy treatment, and thus we could not evaluate all variables that might impact survival. While the HRs of known clinical (TNM system N and M stage) and pathological var
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Ics, tumor characteristics, and treatment by CNKSR1 expression statusCNKSR1 Low (N = 34) Age group
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Of each cell colony over 24 hours was calculated. Data for each cell line was averaged over 10 wells and compared between parental, control transfected, and galectin-1 transfected cells. A t-test was applied to compare means.In vitro invasion assay6.8 pg +/- 4.2 pg. In spite of this variability, the quality of the RNA was consistently high with a mean RNA integrity number of 8.13 ?0.74. Expression
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Activation of ERK with induction of apoptosis by various chemopreventive and chemotherapeutic agents [39-41]. In fact, oxidants have been shown to activate ERK by taking over the growth factor receptor signaling pathways [42-46]. Moreover, ERK may get activated in response to DNA damage and can phosphorylate p53 in vitro [23,24,47-49]. We found that exposure of Capan-2 or BxPC-3 cells with apoptos
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Lioblastoma cell subpopulations with amplified EGFR. Genes Chromosomes Cancer 2004, 39:29?6. Simone NL, Bonner RF, Gillespie JW, Emmert-Buck MR, Liotta LA: Lasercapture microdissection: opening the microscopic frontier to molecular analysis. Trends Genet 1998, 14:272?76. Ruebel KH, Leontovich AA, Jin L, Stilling GA, Zhang H, Qian X, Nakamura N, Scheithauer BW, Kovacs K, Lloyd RV: Patterns of gene
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That is relatively over-expressed at the tumor periphery. These graphical representations of gene expression data compare the relative expression of galectin-1 from the core and edge of tumors to pooled data from normal mouse brain samples. (Graphics from GeneSpringW).created. To ensure that galectin-1 over-expression would not enhance proliferation of the U87MG line (and hence alter the interpret