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    • 15-Lipoxygenase-1 re-expression in colorectal cancer alters endothelial cell features through enhanced expression of TSP-1 and ICAM-1 

      Tunçer, S.; Keşküş, A. G.; Çolakoğlu, M.; Çimen, I.; Yener, C.; Konu, Ö.; Banerjee, S. (Elsevier, 2017-11)
      15-lipoxygenase-1 (15-LOX-1) oxygenates linoleic acid to 13(S)-hydroxyoctadecadienoic acid (HODE). The enzyme is widely suppressed in different cancers and its re-expression has tumor suppressive effects. 15-LOX-1 has been ...
    • Algebraic reconstraction for 3D magnetic resonance-electrical impedance tomography (MREIT) using one component of magnetic flux density 

      Ider, Y. Z.; Onart, S. (Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine, 2004)
      Magnetic resonance-electrical impedance tomography (MREIT) algorithms fall into two categories: those utilizing internal current density and those utilizing only one component of measured magnetic flux density. The latter ...
    • Analysis of MYH Tyr165Cys and Gly382Asp variants in childhood leukemias 

      Akyerli, C. B.; Özbek, U.; Aydin-Sayitoǧlu, M.; Sirma, S.; Özçelik, T. (Springer, 2003)
      [No abstract available]
    • Analytical regularization based analysis of a spherical reflector symmetrically illuminated by an acoustic beam 

      Vinogradov, S. S.; Vinogradova, E. D.; Nosich, A. I.; Altintaş, A. (IEEE, 2000)
      A mathematically accurate and numerically efficient method of analysis of a spherical reflector, fed by a scalar beam produced by a complex source- point feed, is presented. Two cases, soft and hard reflector surface, are ...
    • Angiogenic heparin-mimetic peptide nanofiber gel improves regenerative healing of acute wounds 

      Uzunalli, G.; Mammadov R.; Yesildal, F.; Alhan, D.; Ozturk, S.; Ozgurtas, T.; Güler, Mustafa O.; Tekinay, A. B. (American Chemical Society, 2017)
      Wound repair in adult mammals typically ends with the formation of a scar, which prevents full restoration of the function of the healthy tissue, although most of the wounded skin heals. Rapid and functional recovery of ...
    • Angiogenic peptide nanofibers improve wound healing in STZ-induced diabetic rats 

      Senturk, B.; Mercan, S.; Delibasi, T.; Güler, Mustafa O.; Tekinay, A. B. (American Chemical Society, 2016-06)
      Low expressions of angiogenic growth factors delay the healing of diabetic wounds by interfering with the process of blood vessel formation. Heparin mimetic peptide nanofibers can bind to and enhance production and activity ...
    • Angiogenic peptide nanofibers repair cardiac tissue defect after myocardial infarction 

      Rufaihah, A. J.; Yasa, I. C.; Ramanujam, V. S.; Arularasu, S. C.; Kofidis, T.; Güler, Mustafa O.; Tekinay, A. B. (Acta Materialia Inc, 2017)
      Myocardial infarction remains one of the top leading causes of death in the world and the damage sustained in the heart eventually develops into heart failure. Limited conventional treatment options due to the inability ...
    • Antibacterial electrospun nanofibers from triclosan/cyclodextrin inclusion complexes 

      Celebioglu A.; Umu, O. C. O.; Tekinay, T.; Uyar, Tamer (Elsevier, 2014)
      The electrospinning of nanofibers (NF) from cyclodextrin inclusion complexes (CD-IC) with an antibacterial agent (triclosan) was achieved without using any carrier polymeric matrix. Polymer-free triclosan/CD-IC NF were ...
    • Application of the RIMARC algorithm to a large data set of action potentials and clinical parameters for risk prediction of atrial fibrillation 

      Ravens, U.; Katircioglu-Öztürk, D.; Wettwer, E.; Christ, T.; Dobrev, D.; Voigt, N.; Poulet, C.; Loose, S.; Simon, J.; Stein, A.; Matschke, K.; Knaut, M.; Oto, E.; Oto, A.; Güvenir, H. A. (Springer, 2015)
      Ex vivo recorded action potentials (APs) in human right atrial tissue from patients in sinus rhythm (SR) or atrial fibrillation (AF) display a characteristic spike-and-dome or triangular shape, respectively, but variability ...
    • Biocompatibility studies on lanthanum oxide nanoparticles 

      Brabu, B.; Haribabu, S.; Revathy, M.; Anitha, S.; Thangapandiyan, M.; Navaneethakrishnan, K. R.; Gopalakrishnan, C.; Murugan, S. S.; Kumaravel, T. S. (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2015)
      Lanthanum oxide nanoparticles (LONP), a rare earth metal oxide, have unique properties that make them a suitable candidate for several biomedical applications. We investigated certain key in vitro and in vivo biocompatibility ...
    • The BioPAX community standard for pathway data sharing 

      Demir, Emek; Cary, M. P.; Paley, S.; Fukuda, K.; Lemer, C.; Vastrik, I.; Wu, G.; D'Eustachio, P.; Schaefer, C.; Luciano, J.; Schacherer, F.; Martinez-Flores, I.; Hu, Z.; Jimenez-Jacinto, V.; Joshi-Tope, G.; Kandasamy, K.; Lopez-Fuentes, A. C.; Mi, H.; Pichler, E.; Rodchenkov, I.; Splendiani, A.; Tkachev, S.; Zucker, J.; Gopinath, G.; Rajasimha, H.; Ramakrishnan, R.; Shah, I.; Syed, M.; Anwar, N.; Babur, Özgün; Blinov, M.; Brauner, E.; Corwin, D.; Donaldson, S.; Gibbons, F.; Goldberg, R.; Hornbeck, P.; Luna, A.; Murray-Rust, P.; Neumann, E.; Reubenacker, O.; Samwald, M.; Iersel, Martijn van; Wimalaratne, S.; Allen, K.; Braun, B.; Whirl-Carrillo, M.; Cheung, Kei-Hoi; Dahlquist, K.; Finney, A.; Gillespie, M.; Glass, E.; Gong, L.; Haw, R.; Honig, M.; Hubaut, O.; Kane, D.; Krupa, S.; Kutmon, M.; Leonard, J.; Marks, D.; Merberg, D.; Petri, V.; Pico, A.; Ravenscroft, D.; Ren, L.; Shah, N.; Sunshine, M.; Tang R.; Whaley, R.; Letovksy, S.; Buetow, K. H.; Rzhetsky, A.; Schachter, V.; Sobral, B. S.; Doğrusöz, Uğur; McWeeney, S.; Aladjem, M.; Birney, E.; Collado-Vides, J.; Goto, S.; Hucka, M.; Novère, Nicolas Le; Maltsev, N.; Pandey, A.; Thomas, P.; Wingender, E.; Karp, P. D.; Sander, C.; Bader, G. D. (Nature Publishing Group, 2010-09)
      Biological Pathway Exchange (BioPAX) is a standard language to represent biological pathways at the molecular and cellular level and to facilitate the exchange of pathway data. The rapid growth of the volume of pathway ...
    • Biosystems engineering of prokaryotes with tumor-killing capacities 

      Kalyoncu, E.; Olmez, T. T.; Ozkan, A. D.; Sarioglu, O. F. (Bentham Science Publishers Ltd., 2016)
      Certain bacteria selectively attack tumor tissues and trigger tumor shrinkage by producing toxins and modulating the local immune system, but their clinical utility is limited because of the dangers posed by systemic ...
    • Coagulation factor V gene mutation increases the risk of venous thrombosis in Behcet's disease 

      Gül, A.; Özbek, U.; Öztürk, C.; Inanç, M.; Koniçe, M.; Özçelik, T. (Oxford University Press, 1996)
      We investigated the prevalence of the coagulation factor V gene G1691A mutation in 64 patients with Behcet's disease (BD) and in 107 apparently healthy individuals. The mutation was present in the heterozygous state in ...
    • Cyclodextrin-functionalized mesostructured silica nanoparticles for removal of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons 

      Topuz, F.; Uyar, T. (Academic Press Inc., 2017)
      Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) are the byproducts of the incomplete combustion of carbon-based fuels, and have high affinity towards DNA strands, ultimately exerting their carcinogenic effects. They are ...
    • Data mining experiments on the Angiotensin II-Antagonist in Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation (ANTIPAF-AFNET 2) trial: ‘exposing the invisible’ 

      Okutucu, S.; Katircioglu-Öztürk, D.; Oto, E.; Güvenir, H. A.; Karaagaoglu, E.; Oto, A.; Meinertz, T.; Goette, A. (Oxford University Press, 2016)
      Aims: The aims of this study include (i) pursuing data-mining experiments on the Angiotensin II-Antagonist in Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation (ANTIPAF-AFNET 2) trial dataset containing atrial fibrillation (AF) burden scores ...
    • Determinants of choosing withdrawal over modern contraceptive methods in Turkey 

      Cindoglu, D.; Sirkeci, I.; Sirkeci, R. F. (Taylor & Francis, 2008)
      Objectives The determinants of the use of withdrawal in Turkey are examined using a multinomial logistic model. Methods Data were drawn from a nation-wide population-based cross-sectional study, the Turkish Demographic ...
    • Discovering modulators of gene expression 

      Babur, Özgün; Demir, Emek; Gönen, M.; Sander, C.; Doğrusöz, Uğur (Oxford University Press, 2010-09-01)
      Proteins that modulate the activity of transcription factors, often called modulators, play a critical role in creating tissue- and context-specific gene expression responses to the signals cells receive. GEM (Gene Expression ...
    • Disrupted network topology in patients with stable and progressive mild cognitive impairment and alzheimer's disease 

      Pereira, J. B.; Mijalkov, M.; Kakaei, E.; Mecocci, P.; Vellas, B.; Tsolaki, M.; Kłoszewska, I.; Soininen, H.; Spenger, C.; Lovestone, S.; Simmons, A.; Wahlund, L.-O.; Volpe, G.; Westman, E. (Oxford University Press, 2016)
      Recent findings suggest that Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a disconnection syndrome characterized by abnormalities in large-scale networks. However, the alterations that occur in network topology during the prodromal stages ...
    • Distinct regulation of tonsillar immune response in virus infection 

      Jartti, T.; Palomares, O.; Waris, M.; Tastan, O.; Nieminen, R.; Puhakka, T.; Rückert, B.; Aab, A.; Vuorinen, T.; Allander, T.; Vahlberg, T.; Ruuskanen, O.; Akdis, M.; Akdis, C. A. (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2014)
      Background: The relationships between tonsillar immune responses, and viral infection and allergy are incompletely known. Objective To study intratonsillar/nasopharyngeal virus detections and in vivo expressions of T-cell- ...
    • DNA repair gene polymorphisms and bladder cancer susceptibility in a Turkish population 

      Karahalil, B.; Kocabas, N. A.; Özçelik, T. (International Institute of Anticancer Research, 2006)
      Background: Occupational exposure and life style preferences, such as smoking are the main known environmental susceptibility factors for bladder cancer. A growing list of chemicals has been shown to induce oxidative DNA ...