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The anti-inflammatory agent bindarit attenuates the impairment of neural development through suppression of microglial activation in a neonatal hydrocephalus mouse model

61 views | Mar 02 2022

Eri Iwasawa et al. indicated the potential therapeutic use of anti-inflammatory reagents targeting neuroinflammation in the treatment of neonatal hydrocephalus. [Read the Full Post]

Neutrophil Extracellular Traps Are Increased in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia and Are Differentially Affected by Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors

132 views | Jan 24 2022

Alona Telerman et al. thought that CML was associated with increased NET formation, which was augmented by ponatinib, suggesting a possible role for NETs in promoting vascular toxicity in CML. [Read the Full Post]

Cannabidiol Inhibits In Vitro Human Liver Microsomal Metabolism of Remdesivir: A Promising Adjuvant for COVID-19 Treatment

244 views | Dec 19 2021

Aishwarya Saraswat et al. suggested that CBD significantly inhibited human liver microsomal metabolism of RDV and extended its in vitro half-life. [Read the Full Post]

tPA Mobilizes Immune Cells That Exacerbate Hemorrhagic Transformation in Stroke

365 views | Mar 14 2021

Kaibin Shi et al. suggested that immune invasion of the neurovascular unit represented a previously unrecognized mechanism underlying tPA-mediated brain hemorrhage, which could be overcome by precise immune modulation during thrombolytic therapy. [Read the Full Post]

Neutrophil Extracellular Traps in Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis

393 views | Jan 30 2021

Thomas M Hofbaue et al. found mechanisms of NET formation, evidence for their involvement in atherosclerosis and thrombosis, and potential therapeutic regimens specifically targeting NET components. [Read the Full Post]

Potent and Specific Inhibition of NTCP-Mediated HBV/HDV Infection and Substrate Transporting by a Novel, Oral-Available Cyclosporine A Analogue

350 views | Dec 29 2020

Yang Liu et al. found that 27A served as a promising lead for the development of novel anti-HDV/HBV agents. [Read the Full Post]

The Mechanism of Action of Cyclosporin A and FK506

295 views | Apr 21 2020

S Ho et al. included those required for B-cell help such as interleukin (IL-4) and CD40 ligand as well as those necessary for T-cell proliferation such as IL-2. The purpose of this article is to illustrate the means by which these drugs produce immunosuppression. [Read the Full Post]

Protection of Mcc950 against high-glucose-induced human retinal endothelial cell dysfunction

373 views | Aug 08 2019

Zhang Y et al. showed that Mcc950 inhibited HREC dysfunction under high-glucose conditions and this research may offer insight for future pharmaceutical approaches for treating DR. [Read the Full Post]

Protection of Mcc950 against high-glucose-induced human retinal endothelial cell dysfunction

468 views | Apr 08 2019

Zhang Y et al indicated Mcc950 inhibited HREC dysfunction under high-glucose conditions and this research may offer insight for future pharmaceutical approaches for treating DR. [Read the Full Post]

Dopamine D2 receptor and β-arrestin 2 mediate Amyloid-β elevation induced by anti-parkinson's disease drugs, levodopa and piribedil, in neuronal cells

924 views | Oct 21 2018

Lu J et al. suggested that targeting D2R-mediated β-arrestin function may have potential risk in the modulation of Aβ pathology. [Read the Full Post]