June 1, 2020

 Purpose: To elucidate the brain’s intrinsic response to injury, we tracked the response of neural stem/progenitor cells (NSPCs) located in ventricular-subventricular zone (V-SVZ) to hypoxic-ischemic brain injury (HI). We also evaluated whether transduction of V-SVZ NS...

August 25, 2019

Various recent experimental observations indicate that growing cells on engineered materials can alter their physiology, function, and fate. This finding suggests that better molecular-level understanding of the interactions between cells and materials may guide the de...

July 29, 2019

Despite advances in the construction of catalysts based on metal oxide nanoparticles (MO NPs) for various industrial, biomedical, and daily-life applications, the biosafety concerns about these NPs still remain. Recently, the need to analyze and improve the safety of M...

March 13, 2019

The direct method of detecting a virus with extremely low concentration is recommended for the diagnosis of viral disease. In this study, coplanar-gate graphene field-effect transistors (GFETs) were built on flexible polyethylene terephthalate (PET) substrates for the...

March 4, 2019

Rapid diagnosis and quarantine of influenza virus mutant-infected people is critical to contain the fatal viral infection spread because effective antiviral drugs are normally not available. Conventional methods, however, cannot be used for the diagnosis because these...

March 4, 2019

Controlling the interactions between cells and viruses is critical for treating infected patients, preventing viral infections, and improving virus-based therapeutics. Chemical methods using small molecules and biological methods using proteins and nucleic acids are em...

November 6, 2018

The unique ability of retroviruses to integrate genes into host genomes is of great value for long-term expression in gene therapy, but only when integrations occur at safe genomic sites. To reap the benefit of using retroviruses without severe detrimental effects, we...

November 1, 2018

The label-free detection of DNA with simple device structure and materials helps rapid and effective diagnosis of various diseases. In this study, liquid coplanar-gate graphene field-effect transistors (GFETs) were employed to detect and further distinguish between sin...

October 7, 2018

The recent advances in the single cell genome analysis are generating a considerable amount of novel insights into complex biological systems. However, there are still technical challenges because each cell has a single copy of DNA to be amplified in most single cell g...

September 11, 2018

Mitochondria are the energy-producing organelles of cells. Mitochondrial dysfunctions link to various syndromes and diseases including myoclonic epilepsy and ragged-red fiber disease (MERRF), Leigh syndrome (LS), and Leber hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON). Primary mi...

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