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Surgical complications exert a lasting effect on disease-specific health-related quality of life for patients with colorectal cancer
Genetic deletion of chemokine receptor CXCR3 or antibody blockade of its ligand IP-10 modulates posttransplantation graft-site lymphocytic infiltrates and prolongs functional graft survival in pancreatic islet allograft recipients
Interferon regulatory factor-1 down-regulates cytokine-induced IP-10 expression in pancreatic islets
Payer status is related to differences in access and outcomes of abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in the United States
Induction of heme-oxygenase 1 inhibits endothelial cell activation by endotoxin and oxidant stress
Does a general surgery clerkship influence student perceptions of surgeons and surgical careers?
Improving resident work environment: Evaluation of a novel cooperative program
β1-integrin-ligand disengagement induces in vitro capillary tube disruption mediated by p38 MAPK activity
Suppression of the c-Jun N-terminal kinase pathway by 17β-estradiol can preserve human islet functional mass from proinflammatory cytokine-induced destruction
Contact isolation in surgical patients: A barrier to care?
Induction of hepatic differentiation in embryonic stem cells by co-culture with embryonic cardiac mesoderm
Inhibition of pancreatic cancer cell growth and induction of apoptosis with novel therapies directed against protein kinase A
Selective activation of PPARγ inhibits pancreatic cancer invasion and decreases expression of tissue plasminogen activator
Expression of apoptosis- and cell cycle-related proteins in epidermis of venous leg and diabetic foot ulcers
Inhibition of tyrosine kinase Src suppresses pancreatic cancer invasiveness
"Infectious tolerance" develops after the spontaneous acceptance of Lewis-to-Dark Agouti rat liver transplants
The helix-loop-helix protein, Id-1, is overexpressed and regulates growth in papillary thyroid cancer
Oxidant-induced priming of the macrophage involves activation of p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase through an Src-dependent pathway
Cardiopulmonary bypass reduces peripheral microvascular contractile function by inhibition of mitogen-activated protein kinase activity
Inhibition of neural nitric oxide synthase attenuates the chloride secretory response to stroking in human jejunum
Increased PDX-1 expression is associated with outcome in patients with pancreatic cancer
Ketone and pyruvate Ringer's solutions decrease pulmonary apoptosis in a rat model of severe hemorrhagic shock and resuscitation
Sample size calculations in surgery: Are they done correctly?
Protection of rat hepatocytes from apoptosis by inhibition of c-Jun N-terminal kinase
Protective effect of carbon monoxide inhalation for cold-preserved small intestinal grafts
Glial cell-derived neurotrophic factor upregulates the expression and activation of matrix metalloproteinase-9 in human pancreatic cancer
CD40 ligand is essential for generation of specific cytotoxic T cell responses in RNA-pulsed dendritic cell immunotherapy
Mevastatin suppresses lipopolysaccharide-induced Rac activation in the human monocyte cell line THP-1
Hypertonic resuscitation of hemorrhagic shock upregulates the anti-inflammatory response by alveolar macrophages
Monochloramine selectively inhibits the transient outward potassium current in colonic smooth muscle
Is obesity an inflammatory disease?
Morphine inhibits VEGF expression in myocardial ischemia
Defective sonic hedgehog signaling in esophageal atresia with tracheoesophageal fistula
IL-18 promoter polymorphisms correlate with the development of post-injury sepsis
The replication-competent oncolytic herpes simplex mutant virus NV1066 is effective in the treatment of esophageal cancer
P-selectin inhibition decreases post-thrombotic vein wall fibrosis in a rat model
Leptin-resistant obese mice have paradoxically low biliary cholesterol saturation
NADPH oxidase activation in fibronectin adherent human neutrophils: A potential role for β1 integrin ligation
Amelioration of cyclosporin A effect on microvasculature by endothelin inhibitor
Peripheral mobilization of recipient bone marrow-derived endothelial progenitor cells enhances pancreatic islet revascularization and engraftment after intraportal transplantation
Surgical education: In need of a shift in paradigm