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Expression of recombinant HBD3 protein that reduces <Emphasis Type=

Bovine tuberculosis is a disease caused by Mycobacterium bovis (M. bovis) that leads to great economic losses in cattle production. The discovery of a reasonable bioagent to reduce M. bovis infection risk and environment contamination becomes significant and urgent. Previous study reported that human β-defensin-3 (HBD3) participated in Mycobacterial immunity and was recognized as...

Search for CP violation effects in the \(h\rightarrow \tau \tau \) decay with \(e^+e^-\) colliders

A new method is proposed to reconstruct the neutrinos in the \(e^+e^-\rightarrow Zh\) process followed by the \(h\rightarrow \tau \tau \) decay. With the help of a refined Higgs momentum reconstruction from the recoiling system and the impact parameters, high precision in the determination of the momentum of neutrinos can be achieved. The prospect of measuring the Higgs CP mixing...

Growth differentiation factor-15 levels and the risk of contrast induced acute kidney injury in acute myocardial infarction patients treated invasively: A propensity-score match analysis

, Xin Chen, Haiyan Li, Haitao Cao, Qingjie Wang. Investigation: Ling Sun, Xuejun Zhou, Jianguang Jiang, Xuan Zang, Xin Chen, Haiyan Li, Haitao Cao, Qingjie Wang. Methodology: Ling Sun. Project

Liraglutide and Metformin alone or combined therapy for type 2 diabetes patients complicated with coronary artery disease

This study is to compare the effects of Liraglutide and Metformin alone or combined treatment on the cardiac function in T2DM patients complicated with CAD. 120 T2DM patients were included at Endocrinology Department of Tianjin First Center Hospital (Tianjin, China) from April 2012 to September 2013. The study contained two sections. Section 1: 30 patients in group 1 was treated...

Liraglutide and Metformin alone or combined therapy for type 2 diabetes patients complicated with coronary artery disease

This study is to compare the effects of Liraglutide and Metformin alone or combined treatment on the cardiac function in T2DM patients complicated with CAD. 120 T2DM patients were included at Endocrinology Department of Tianjin First Center Hospital (Tianjin, China) from April 2012 to September 2013. The study contained two sections. Section 1: 30 patients in group 1 was treated...

Integrating Cell Phones into a Chinese High School EFL Classroom: Students’ Attitudes, Technological Readiness, and Perceived Learning

-learning approach to a broader audience. Feihong Wang, Ph.D. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Email: Xin Chen, Ph.D. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Email: Weini

Aberrant baseline brain activity in psychogenic erectile dysfunction patients: a resting state fMRI study

Conflict of interest Chenwang Jin, Minghao Dong, Min Guan, Jia Wu, Zhen He, Xin Chen, Dapeng Shi, Junchan Ren, Guangming Shi, and Xiangsheng Zhang declared no conflict of interest. Ethical approval All

Prenatal Exposure to Lipopolysaccharide Induces PTX3 Expression and Results in Obesity in Mouse Offspring

: Shugang Qin, Xin Chen, and Meng Gao. Analyzed the data: Shugang Qin. Contributed reagents/materials/ analysis tools: Jianzhi Zhou and Xiaohui Li. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: Shugang Qin

Treatment evaluation of Wharton’s jelly-derived mesenchymal stem cells using a chronic salpingitis model: an animal experiment

Background The present study was conducted to evaluate new methods to repair the reproductive function of the oviduct, thereby allowing gametes to combine and grow in vivo under natural circumstances. Methods Sixty pathogen-free female New Zealand rabbits were divided into three groups: a wild-type group, an untreated control group, and a treatment group. Disposable sterile...

Metal-based proteasomal deubiquitinase inhibitors as potential anticancer agents

Deubiquitinases (DUBs) play an important role in protein quality control in eukaryotic cells due to their ability to specifically remove ubiquitin from substrate proteins. Therefore, recent findings have focused on the relevance of DUBs to cancer development, and pharmacological intervention on these enzymes has become a promising strategy for cancer therapy. In particular...

Backfilling behavior of a mixed aggregate based on construction waste and ultrafine tailings

To study the possibility of utilizing mixed construction waste and ultrafine tailings (CW&UT) as a backfilling aggregate that can be placed underground in a mine, physicochemical evaluation, proportioning strength tests, and pumpability experiments were conducted. It was revealed that mixed CW&UT can be used as a backfilling aggregate due to the complementarities of their...

Converging and emerging threats to health security

Advances in biological sciences have outpaced regulatory and legal frameworks for biosecurity. Simultaneously, there has been a convergence of scientific disciplines such as synthetic biology, data science, advanced computing and many other technologies, which all have applications in health. For example, advances in cybercrime methods have created ransomware attacks on hospitals...

Critical nodes identification in complex systems

performance metrics to B Xin Chen identify critical nodes in complex systems such as smart grid, social networks, information systems, and criminal organizations. For example, to protect an electrical power

Tankyrase inhibitors suppress hepatocellular carcinoma cell growth via modulating the Hippo cascade

: Diego F. Calvisi, Xin Chen. Data curation: Jiaoyuan Jia, Yu Qiao, Maria G. Pilo, Antonio Cigliano, Xianqiong Liu, Zixuan Formal analysis: Jiaoyuan Jia, Yu Qiao, Diego F. Calvisi, Xin Chen. Funding ... acquisition: Xin Chen. Investigation: Jiaoyuan Jia, Yu Qiao, Maria G. Pilo, Antonio Cigliano, Xianqiong Liu, Zixuan Shao, Diego F. Calvisi, Xin Chen. Methodology: Jiaoyuan Jia, Yu Qiao, Maria G. Pilo

Effects of Bilayer Thickness on the Morphological, Optical, and Electrical Properties of Al2O3/ZnO Nanolaminates

This report mainly focuses on the investigation of morphological, optical, and electrical properties of Al2O3/ZnO nanolaminates regulated by varying bilayer thicknesses. The growth mechanism of nanolaminates based on atomic layer deposition and Al penetration into ZnO layer are proposed. The surface roughness of Al2O3/ZnO nanolaminates can be controlled due to the smooth effect...

Epidemiology and clinical characteristics of human coronaviruses OC43, 229E, NL63, and HKU1: a study of hospitalized children with acute respiratory tract infection in Guangzhou, China

Human coronaviruses (HCoV) OC43, 229E, NL63, and HKU1 are common respiratory viruses which cause various respiratory diseases, including pneumonia. There is a paucity of evidence on the epidemiology and clinical manifestations of these four HCoV strains worldwide. We collected 11,399 throat swabs from hospitalized children with acute respiratory tract infection from July 2009 to...

A method for defensing against multi-source Sybil attacks in VANET

Sybil attack can counterfeit traffic scenario by sending false messages with multiple identities, which often causes traffic jams and even leads to vehicular accidents in vehicular ad hoc network (VANET). It is very difficult to be defended and detected, especially when it is launched by some conspired attackers using their legitimate identities. In this paper, we propose an...

Positive asymptotically almost periodic solutions for hematopoiesis model

By using the fixed point theory and Lyapunov functional, we establish the existence and stability of asymptotically almost periodic solution to hematopoiesis of the form x ′ ( t ) = − a ( t ) x ( t ) + ∑ i = 1 k b i ( t ) 1 + x n ( t − τ i ( t ) ) , t ∈ R . Unlike many previous related results, we do not assume the condition inf t ∈ R a ( t ) > 0 , which is a key assumption in...