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Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

adj. possessing the ability to respond to a stimulus. The cells of the retina, for example, are sensitive to the stimulus of light and respond by sending nerve impulses to the...

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Overexpression of mouse angiotensinogen in renal proximal tubule causes salt-sensitive hypertension in mice

Jian Ying, Deborah Stuart, Elaine Hillas, Barbu R. Gociman, Nirupama Ramkumar, Jean-Marc Lalouel and Donald E. Kohan.

in American Journal of Hypertension

June 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Nephrology. 4201 words.

Background

The role of proximal tubule (PT) angiotensinogen (AGT) in modulating blood pressure has previously been examined using mice expressing PT human...

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Altered Expression of Renal Aquaporins and α-Adducin Polymorphisms May Contribute to the Establishment of Salt-Sensitive Hypertension

Giuseppe Procino, Francesca Romano, Lucia Torielli, Patrizia Ferrari, Giuseppe Bianchi, Maria Svelto and Giovanna Valenti.

in American Journal of Hypertension

July 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Nephrology. 4977 words.

Background

Sodium-sensitive hypertension is caused by renal tubular dysfunction, leading to increased retention of sodium and water. Previous findings have...

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Endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration is a sensitive method to evaluate patients who should not undergo pulmonary metastasectomy

Jens Eckardt and Peter Bjørn Licht.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

April 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 3309 words.

OBJECTIVES

Pulmonary metastasectomy is considered an effective treatment in selected patients with extrapulmonary cancer and oligometastatic disease. We know...

MRI evaluation of left ventricular function in anterior LV aneurysms before and after surgical resection

Michel I.M. Versteegh, Hildo J. Lamb, Jeroen J. Bax, Franklin B. Curiel, Ernst E. van der Wall, Albert de Roos and Robert A.E. Dion.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

April 2003; p ublished online April 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 2057 words.

Objectives: Whether resection of a left ventricular (LV) aneurysm leads to improved global LV function remains controversial. Echo-planar magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a...

Gastroenterology

Edited by Kapil Sugand, Miriam Berry, Imran Yusuf, Aisha Janjua, Chris Bird, David Metcalfe, Harveer Dev and Sri Thrumurthy.

in Oxford Handbook for Medical School

April 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Preclinical Medicine; Medical Skills. 7740 words.

Gastroenterology is the medical field specializing in diseases of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract and the liver. Common chronic GI conditions include inflammatory bowel diseases (ulcerative...

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Developmental Treatment with Ethinyl Estradiol, but Not Bisphenol A, Causes Alterations in Sexually Dimorphic Behaviors in Male and Female Sprague Dawley Rats

Sherry A. Ferguson, Charles Delbert Law and Grace E. Kissling.

in Toxicological Sciences

August 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Toxicology; Reproduction, Growth and Development. 14490 words.

The developing central nervous system may be particularly sensitive to bisphenol A (BPA)-induced alterations. Here, pregnant Sprague Dawley rats (n = 11–12/group) were gavaged daily with...

Renal Protective Effects of N-Acetyl-Seryl-Aspartyl-Lysyl-Proline (Ac-SDKP) in Obese Rats on a High-Salt Diet

Mani Maheshwari, Cesar A Romero, Sumit R Monu, Nitin Kumar, Tang-Dong Liao, Edward L Peterson and Oscar A Carretero.

in American Journal of Hypertension

July 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Nephrology. 4804 words.

Abstract

BACKGROUND

Obesity is a public health problem, associated with salt sensitive hypertension, kidney...

Morphological and functional evidences of the helical heart from non-invasive cardiac imaging

Francesc Carreras, Manel Ballester, Sandra Pujadas, Ruben Leta and Guillem Pons-Llado.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

April 2006; p ublished online April 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Cardiovascular Medicine. 3260 words.

The non-invasive study of cardiac mechanics has been improved after the recent introduction of advanced magnetic resonance and echocardiographic imaging techniques. Tagged and...

The size of mediastinal lymph nodes and its relation with metastatic involvement: a meta-analysis

Adrianus J. de Langen, Pieter Raijmakers, Ingrid Riphagen, Marinus A. Paul and Otto S. Hoekstra.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 2519 words.

Positron emission tomography with 18-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG-PET) seems to be superior to computed tomography (CT) in staging the mediastinum in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer...

Peripheral small-sized (2 cm or less) non-small cell lung cancer with mediastinal lymph node metastasis; clinicopathologic features and patterns of nodal spread

Shun-ichi Watanabe, Makoto Oda, Yoshio Tsunezuka, Tetsuhiko Go, Yasuhiko Ohta and Go Watanabe.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 2506 words.

Objective: The diagnosis of small-sized (2 cm or less) non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) has increased with the development of computed tomography (CT), whereas unexpected...

The role of microembolisation in cerebral injury as defined by functional magnetic resonance imaging

Yasir Abu-Omar, Alberto Cifelli, Paul M. Matthews and David P. Taggart.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine; Surgery. 3320 words.

Objective: Cerebral injury, in both overt and subtle forms, is common following cardiac surgery. Current methods of assessment, most commonly neuropsychological testing, have...

In vivo sensitivity of the embryonic and adult neural stem cell compartments to low-dose radiation

Lara Barazzuol and Penny A. Jeggo.

in Journal of Radiation Research

August 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Genetics; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Epidemiology; Radiology; Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 5997 words.

The embryonic brain is radiation-sensitive, with cognitive deficits being observed after exposure to low radiation doses. Exposure of neonates to radiation can cause intracranial...

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General ion recombination effect in a liquid ionization chamber in high-dose-rate pulsed photon and electron beams

Hideyuki Takei, Tomonori Isobe, Nozomi Kitamura, Yutaro Mori, Tetsuya Tomita, Daisuke Kobayashi, Satoshi Kamizawa, Tomoharu Sato, Hideyuki Sakurai and Takeji Sakae.

in Journal of Radiation Research

May 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Genetics; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Epidemiology; Radiology; Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2237 words.

Abstract

Liquid ionization chambers (LICs) are highly sensitive to dose irradiation and have small perturbations because of their liquid-filled sensitive...

NBS1 and multiple regulations of DNA damage response

Kenshi Komatsu.

in Journal of Radiation Research

August 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Genetics; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Epidemiology; Radiology; Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 4836 words.

DNA damage response is finely tuned, with several pathways including those for DNA repair, chromatin remodeling and cell cycle checkpoint, although most studies to date have focused on...

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Two Major Factors Involved in the Reverse Dose-rate Effect for Somatic Mutation Induction are the Cell Cycle Position and LET Value

Hiroshi Tauchi, Hiroyuki Waku, Eigo Matsumoto, Sayaka Yara, Shino Okumura, Yoshiyuki Iwata, Kenshi Komatsu, Yoshiya Furusawa, Kiyomi Eguchi-Kasai and Akira Tachibana.

in Journal of Radiation Research

September 2009; p ublished online June 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Genetics; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Epidemiology; Radiology; Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 0 words.

To study mechanisms which could be involved in the reverse dose rate effect observed during mutation induction after exposure to high LET radiation, synchronized mouse L5178Y cells were...

Analysis of p53 Dependent Damage Response in Sperm-irradiated Mouse Embryos

Megumi Toyoshima.

in Journal of Radiation Research

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Genetics; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Epidemiology; Radiology; Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 0 words.

Ionizing radiation activates a series of DNA damage response, cell cycle checkpoints to arrest cells at G1/S, S and G2/M, DNA repair, and apoptosis. The DNA damage response is thought to be...

Effects of water on fingernail electron paramagnetic resonance dosimetry

Tengda Zhang, Zhixin Zhao, Haiying Zhang, Hezheng Zhai, Shuzhou Ruan, Ling Jiao and Wenyi Zhang.

in Journal of Radiation Research

September 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Genetics; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Epidemiology; Radiology; Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 5565 words.

Electron paramagnetic resonance (EPR) is a promising biodosimetric method, and fingernails are sensitive biomaterials to ionizing radiation. Therefore, kinetic energy released per unit mass...

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Identification of low-dose responsive metabolites in X-irradiated human B lymphoblastoid cells and fibroblasts

Naohiro Tsuyama, Hajime Mizuno, Atsushi Katafuchi, Yu Abe, Yumiko Kurosu, Mitsuaki Yoshida, Kenji Kamiya and Akira Sakai.

in Journal of Radiation Research

January 2015; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Genetics; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Epidemiology; Radiology; Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 5054 words.

Ionizing radiation (IR) induces cellular stress responses, such as signal transduction, gene expression, protein modification, and metabolite change that affect cellular behavior. We...

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Metabolomic screening using ESI-FT MS identifies potential radiation-responsive molecules in mouse urine

Daisuke Iizuka, Susumu Yoshioka, Hidehiko Kawai, Shunsuke Izumi, Fumio Suzuki and Kenji Kamiya.

in Journal of Radiation Research

May 2017; p ublished online December 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Genetics; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Epidemiology; Radiology; Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 3469 words.

Abstract

The demand for establishment of high-throughput biodosimetric methods is increasing. Our aim in this study was to identify low-molecular-weight...

Determining survival fractions of Saccharomyces cerevisiae in response to ionizing radiation in liquid culture

Xiaopeng Guo, Miaomiao Zhang, Yue Gao, Wenjian Li and Dong Lu.

in Journal of Radiation Research

November 2018; p ublished online August 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Genetics; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Epidemiology; Radiology; Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 1954 words.

Abstract

Saccharomyces cerevisiae survival fractions (SFs) in response to X-ray radiation were determined by two new methods: an OD600-based...