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Related ArticlesCharacterizing and Controlling the Loading and Release of Cationic Amphiphilic Peptides onto and from PEG-Stabilized Lipodisks. Langmuir. 2016 11 22;32(46):12091-12099 Authors: Reijmar K, Edwards K, Andersson K, Agmo Hernández V Abstract Recent studies have identified PEG-stabilized lipid nanodisks (lipodisks) as promising carriers for cationic amphiphilic peptides with antimicrobial and anticancer activity. Using fluorimetric and nanogravimetric methods, we have in this [...]
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Related ArticlesNanoscale [email protected] Imidazolate Frameworks for Enhanced Anticancer Activity and Mechanism Analysis. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2018 Jul 11;10(27):22974-22984 Authors: Li Y, Xu N, Zhu W, Wang L, Liu B, Zhang J, Xie Z, Liu W Abstract The cytolytic peptide melittin (MLT) is an important candidate of anticancer drug owing to its hemolytic properties. Nevertheless, its clinical applications are severely restricted [...]
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Related ArticlesPesticide residue profiles in bee bread and pollen samples and the survival of honeybee colonies-a case study from Luxembourg. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2018 Sep 15;: Authors: Beyer M, Lenouvel A, Guignard C, Eickermann M, Clermont A, Kraus F, Hoffmann L Abstract Pesticide residues (112 compounds) were quantified by GC-MS/MS or LC-MS/MS in 85 bee bread samples and 154 [...]
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Related ArticlesPhosphatidylserine exposure is required for ADAM17 sheddase function. Nat Commun. 2016 05 10;7:11523 Authors: Sommer A, Kordowski F, Büch J, Maretzky T, Evers A, Andrä J, Düsterhöft S, Michalek M, Lorenzen I, Somasundaram P, Tholey A, Sönnichsen FD, Kunzelmann K, Heinbockel L, Nehls C, Gutsmann T, Grötzinger J, Bhakdi S, Reiss K Abstract ADAM17, a prominent member of the 'Disintegrin [...]
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Related ArticlesPropolis extract a new reinforcement material in improving bone healing: an in vivo study. Int J Surg. 2018 Jun 11;: Authors: Meimandi-Parizi A, Oryan A, Sayahi E, Bigham-Sadegh A Abstract BACKGROUND: propolis is known for its antioxidant, immune response modulating, and wound healing effects. In the present study in order to determine the bone healing capacity of the propolis extract, [...]
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Related ArticlesRoyal Jelly Delays Motor Functional Impairment During Aging in Genetically Heterogeneous Male Mice. Nutrients. 2018 Sep 01;10(9): Authors: Okumura N, Toda T, Ozawa Y, Watanabe K, Ikuta T, Tatefuji T, Hashimoto K, Shimizu T Abstract Aging is associated with motor disorders that decrease the quality of life (QOL). Royal jelly (RJ), used as a dietary supplement, has shown various health [...]
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Related ArticlesTranscriptional Control of Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) Major Royal Jelly Proteins by 20-Hydroxyecdysone. Insects. 2018 Sep 19;9(3): Authors: Winkler P, Sieg F, Buttstedt A Abstract One of the first tasks of worker honey bees (Apis mellifera) during their lifetime is to feed the larval offspring. In brief, young workers (nurse bees) secrete a special food jelly that contains a large [...]
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Related ArticlesTreatment Strategies for Infected Wounds. Molecules. 2018 Sep 18;23(9): Authors: Negut I, Grumezescu V, Grumezescu AM Abstract The treatment of skin wounds is a key research domain owing to the important functional and aesthetic role of this tissue. When the skin is impaired, bacteria can soon infiltrate into underlying tissues which can lead to life-threatening infections. Consequently, effective treatments are [...]
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Related ArticlesUnravelling a Mechanism of Action for a Cecropin A-Melittin Hybrid Antimicrobial Peptide: The Induced Formation of Multilamellar Lipid Stacks. Langmuir. 2018 02 06;34(5):2158-2170 Authors: Silva T, Claro B, Silva BFB, Vale N, Gomes P, Gomes MS, Funari SS, Teixeira J, Uhríková D, Bastos M Abstract An understanding of the mechanism of action of antimicrobial peptides is fundamental to the development [...]
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