Perspectives series: cell adhesion in vascular biology. Integrin signaling in vascular biology.
Epithelial cells as sensors for microbial infection.
Kallistatin is a potent new vasodilator.
Stretch-induced VEGF expression in the heart.
Receptor-mediated cellular entry of nuclear localizing anti-DNA antibodies via myosin 1.
Transgenic dissection of HIV genes involved in lymphoid depletion.
Collagen from the osteogenesis imperfecta mouse model (oim) shows reduced resistance against tensile stress.
BCR/ABL induces multiple abnormalities of cytoskeletal function.
R Salgia, J L Li, D S Ewaniuk, W Pear, E Pisick, S A Burky, T Ernst, M Sattler, L B Chen, J D GriffinAbstract | Full text | PDF (Page 46)
Plasmin and plasminogen activator inhibitor type 1 promote cellular motility by regulating the interaction between the urokinase receptor and vitronectin.
CpG motifs in bacterial DNA cause inflammation in the lower respiratory tract.
D A Schwartz, T J Quinn, P S Thorne, S Sayeed, A K Yi, A M KriegAbstract | Full text | PDF (Page 68)
Hepatic origin of cholesteryl oleate in coronary artery atherosclerosis in African green monkeys. Enrichment by dietary monounsaturated fat.
Nephropathy in human immunodeficiency virus-1 transgenic mice is due to renal transgene expression.
L A Bruggeman, S Dikman, C Meng, S E Quaggin, T M Coffman, P E KlotmanAbstract | Full text | PDF (Page 84)
Aggrecan degradation in human cartilage. Evidence for both matrix metalloproteinase and aggrecanase activity in normal, osteoarthritic, and rheumatoid joints.
M W Lark, E K Bayne, J Flanagan, C F Harper, L A Hoerrner, N I Hutchinson, I I Singer, S A Donatelli, J R Weidner, H R Williams, R A Mumford, L S LohmanderAbstract | Full text | PDF (Page 93)
Liver-directed gene transfer and prolonged expression of three major human ApoE isoforms in ApoE-deficient mice.
Characterization of protein kinase C beta isoform activation on the gene expression of transforming growth factor-beta, extracellular matrix components, and prostanoids in the glomeruli of diabetic rats.
Anti-A2/RA33 autoantibodies are directed to the RNA binding region of the A2 protein of the heterogeneous nuclear ribonucleoprotein complex. Differential epitope recognition in rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, and mixed connective tissue disease.
K Skriner, W H Sommergruber, V Tremmel, I Fischer, A Barta, J S Smolen, G SteinerAbstract | Full text | PDF (Page 127)
Direct, MHC-dependent presentation of the drug sulfamethoxazole to human alphabeta T cell clones.
Immune cell-derived beta-endorphin. Production, release, and control of inflammatory pain in rats.
P J Cabot, L Carter, C Gaiddon, Q Zhang, M Schäfer, J P Loeffler, C SteinAbstract | Full text | PDF (Page 142)
Ectopic expression of decorin protein core causes a generalized growth suppression in neoplastic cells of various histogenetic origin and requires endogenous p21, an inhibitor of cyclin-dependent kinases.
M Santra, D M Mann, E W Mercer, T Skorski, B Calabretta, R V IozzoAbstract | Full text | PDF (Page 149)
Oncostatin M is a proinflammatory mediator. In vivo effects correlate with endothelial cell expression of inflammatory cytokines and adhesion molecules.
V Modur, M J Feldhaus, A S Weyrich, D L Jicha, S M Prescott, G A Zimmerman, T M McIntyreAbstract | Full text | PDF (Page 158)
Gene recombination in postmitotic cells. Targeted expression of Cre recombinase provokes cardiac-restricted, site-specific rearrangement in adult ventricular muscle in vivo.
R Agah, P A Frenkel, B A French, L H Michael, P A Overbeek, M D SchneiderAbstract | Full text | PDF (Page 169)
Susceptibility to atherosclerosis in mice expressing exclusively apolipoprotein B48 or apolipoprotein B100.
M M Véniant, V Pierotti, D Newland, C M Cham, D A Sanan, R L Walzem, S G YoungAbstract | Full text | PDF (Page 180)
Possible evidence for endogenous production of a novel galanin-like peptide.
Z L Wang, R N Kulkarni, R M Wang, D M Smith, M A Ghatei, P G Byfield, W M Bennet, S R BloomAbstract | Full text | PDF (Page 189)
Inhibitors of the proteasome reduce the accelerated proteolysis in atrophying rat skeletal muscles.
Intestinal epithelial cells use two distinct pathways for HLA class II antigen processing.
R M Hershberg, P E Framson, D H Cho, L Y Lee, S Kovats, J Beitz, J S Blum, G T NepomAbstract | Full text | PDF (Page 204)
Rho proteins play a critical role in cell migration during the early phase of mucosal restitution.
M F Santos, S A McCormack, Z Guo, J Okolicany, Y Zheng, L R Johnson, G TigyiAbstract | Full text | PDF (Page 216)
Respiratory syncytial virus infection results in airway hyperresponsiveness and enhanced airway sensitization to allergen.