1. Label-free immunosensor based on Au@Ag2S nanoparticles/magnetic chitosan matrix for sensitive determination of ractopamine

    Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry 741:14 (2015)

    • Electrochemical biosensor based on Au@Ag2S is developed for the first time. • The as-prepared matrix enhanced the loading capacity and stability of the biomolecu...
  2. Label-free immunosensor based on Au@Ag2S nanoparticles/magnetic chitosan matrix for sensitive determination of ractopamine

    Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry 741:14 (2015)

    • Electrochemical biosensor based on Au@Ag2S is developed for the first time. • The as-prepared matrix enhanced the loading capacity and stability of the biomolecu...
  3. Application of an optosensing chip based on molecularly imprinted polymer coated quantum dots for the highly selective and sensitive determination of sesamol in sesame oils.

    Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 63(9):2545 (2015) PMID 25706413

    A novel optosensing chip was constructed by anchoring the fluorescence sensing material layer based on molecularly imprinted polymer (MIP) coated CdSe/ZnS quantum dots (QDs) on a chip for highly selective and sensitive optosensing of sesamol in sesame oil. Many factors that affected the performa...
  4. Therapeutic potential of combined anti-IL-1β IgY and anti-TNF-α IgY in guinea pigs with allergic rhinitis induced by ovalbumin

    International Immunopharmacology 25(1):155 (2015)

    We have previously demonstrated that anti-IL-1β immunoglobulin yolk(IgY) inhibits pathological responses in allergic asthma guinea pigs induced by ovalbumin(OVA). This study aims to determine whether the combined blockade of IL-1β and TNF-α can more effectively inhibit allergic inflamm...
  5. Sandwich-type electrochemical immunosensor using dumbbell-like nanoparticles for the determination of gastric cancer biomarker CA72-4.

    Talanta 134:305 (2015) PMID 25618672

    A novel and sensitive nonenzymatic sandwich-type electrochemical immunosensor for the detection of gastric cancer biomarker CA72-4 was fabricated using dumbbell-like PtPd-Fe3O4 nanoparticles (NPs) as a novel kind of label. The signal amplification strategy, using the synergetic effect present in...
  6. Therapeutic potential of combined anti-IL-1β IgY and anti-TNF-α IgY in guinea pigs with allergic rhinitis induced by ovalbumin.

    International Immunopharmacology 25(1):155 (2015) PMID 25497231

    We have previously demonstrated that anti-IL-1β immunoglobulin yolk(IgY) inhibits pathological responses in allergic asthma guinea pigs induced by ovalbumin(OVA). This study aims to determine whether the combined blockade of IL-1β and TNF-α can more effectively inhibit allergic inflammation in a...
  7. Development and characterization of an enzymatic time-temperature indicator (TTI) based on Aspergillus niger lipase

    LWT - Food Science and Technology 60(2):1100 (2015)

    Time-temperature indicator (TTI) has been widely applied in the food industry. A lipase type TTI prototype was developed in this study based on the reaction between Aspergillus niger lipase and glycerol tributyrate. Four lipase type TTIs contain substrates with different concentrations...
  8. Analyses of the cell mechanical damage during microinjection.

    Soft Matter 11(7):1434 (2015) PMID 25584666

    The microinjection is an essential technique to introduce foreign materials into biological cells. The soft cell is inevitably ruptured by the microinjector during microinjection. We discuss the way to reduce the mechanical damage by analyzing the control parameters during microinjection. The co...
  9. The influence of demographics, psychological factors and self-efficacy on symptom distress in colorectal cancer patients undergoing post-surgical adjuvant chemotherapy.

    European Journal of Oncology Nursing 19(1):89 (2015) PMID 25227458

    To explore the influence of self-efficacy and demographic, disease-related, and psychological factors on symptom distress among Chinese colorectal cancer patients receiving postoperative adjuvant chemotherapy. Two-hundred and fifty-two colorectal cancer patients who had undergone postoperative a...
  10. Will joint regional air pollution control be more cost-effective? An empirical study of China's Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region.

    Journal of Environmental Management 149:27 (2015) PMID 25463568

    By following an empirical approach, this study proves that joint regional air pollution control (JRAPC) in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region will save the expense on air pollution control compared with a locally-based pollution control strategy. The evidences below were found. (A) Local pollutant...
  11. CD138-negative myeloma cells regulate mechanical properties of bone marrow stromal cells through SDF-1/CXCR4/AKT signaling pathway.

    Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1853(2):338 (2015) PMID 25450979

    As the second most prevalent hematologic malignancy, multiple myeloma (MM) remains incurable and relapses due to intrinsic or acquired drug resistance. Therefore, new therapeutic strategies that target molecular mechanisms responsible for drug resistance are attractive. Interactions of tumor cel...
  12. CD138-negative myeloma cells regulate mechanical properties of bone marrow stromal cells through SDF-1/CXCR4/AKT signaling pathway.

    Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1853(2):338 (2015) PMID 25450979

    As the second most prevalent hematologic malignancy, multiple myeloma (MM) remains incurable and relapses due to intrinsic or acquired drug resistance. Therefore, new therapeutic strategies that target molecular mechanisms responsible for drug resistance are attractive. Interactions of tumor cel...
  13. Will joint regional air pollution control be more cost-effective? An empirical study of China's Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region.

    Journal of Environmental Management 149:27 (2015) PMID 25463568

    By following an empirical approach, this study proves that joint regional air pollution control (JRAPC) in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region will save the expense on air pollution control compared with a locally-based pollution control strategy. The evidences below were found. (A) Local pollutant...
  14. CD138-negative myeloma cells regulate mechanical properties of bone marrow stromal cells through SDF-1/CXCR4/AKT signaling pathway

    Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Molecular... 1853(2):338 (2015)

    As the second most prevalent hematologic malignancy, multiple myeloma (MM) remains incurable and relapses due to intrinsic or acquired drug resistance. Therefore, new therapeutic strategies that target molecular mechanisms responsible for drug resistance are attractive. Interactions of...
  15. Efficacy and safety of metformin for patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus: a meta-analysis.

    Diabetes Technology &amp Therapeutics 17(2):142 (2015) PMID 25369141

    Insulin is an essential therapy for patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM). With the progression of the disease, many patients with T1DM may have an increased prevalence of insulin resistance; thus the common standard insulin therapy requires a high insulin dosage (>1 unit/kg/day) and is ...
  16. CD138-negative myeloma cells regulate mechanical properties of bone marrow stromal cells through SDF-1/CXCR4/AKT signaling pathway.

    Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1853(2):338 (2015) PMID 25450979

    As the second most prevalent hematologic malignancy, multiple myeloma (MM) remains incurable and relapses due to intrinsic or acquired drug resistance. Therefore, new therapeutic strategies that target molecular mechanisms responsible for drug resistance are attractive. Interactions of tumor cel...
  17. CD138-negative myeloma cells regulate mechanical properties of bone marrow stromal cells through SDF-1/CXCR4/AKT signaling pathway.

    Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1853(2):338 (2015) PMID 25450979 PMCID PMC4289412

    As the second most prevalent hematologic malignancy, multiple myeloma (MM) remains incurable and relapses due to intrinsic or acquired drug resistance. Therefore, new therapeutic strategies that target molecular mechanisms responsible for drug resistance are attractive. Interactions of tumor cel...
  18. Preparation of Au-Pt nanostructures by combining top-down with bottom-up strategies and application in label-free electrochemical immunosensor for detection of NMP22.

    Bioelectrochemistry 101:22 (2015) PMID 25025933

    A novel label-free amperometric immunosensor for sensitive detection of nuclear matrix protein 22 (NMP22) was developed based on Au-Pt bimetallic nanostructures, which were prepared by combining top-down with bottom-up strategies. Nanoporous gold (NPG) was prepared by "top-down" dealloying of co...
  19. Will joint regional air pollution control be more cost-effective? An empirical study of China's Beijing–Tianjin–Hebei region

    Journal of Environmental Management 149:27 (2015)

    By following an empirical approach, this study proves that joint regional air pollution control (JRAPC) in the Beijing–Tianjin–Hebei region will save the expense on air pollution control compared with a locally-based pollution control strategy. The evidences below were found. (A) Local...
  20. Preparation of Au-Pt nanostructures by combining top-down with bottom-up strategies and application in label-free electrochemical immunosensor for detection of NMP22.

    Bioelectrochemistry 101:22 (2015) PMID 25025933

    A novel label-free amperometric immunosensor for sensitive detection of nuclear matrix protein 22 (NMP22) was developed based on Au-Pt bimetallic nanostructures, which were prepared by combining top-down with bottom-up strategies. Nanoporous gold (NPG) was prepared by "top-down" dealloying of co...