Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Testicular damage in Wistar rats caused by methanolic extracts of plants from the North of Mexico..
The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of methanolic extract of plants from the north of Mexico, on testicular morphology and spermatic quality in Wistar rats. Methanolic extracts were orally administered to 4…leer más
Stem Cells Transplantation in Myocardial Tissue Induces ProArrhythmic Effects and Promotes 4 Reperfusion. Comparison between Intramyocardial and Intravenous Approach..
Abstract: Ischemic heart disease is a life threatening condition whose prognosis remains poor as current treatments are palliative and the loss of cardiac tissue is not restored. Stem cell therapy appears to be a promising option…leer más
Brief Review of Genomics in Osteoarthritis..
Abstract: Osteoarthritis (OA), the most common form of arthritis around the world, is a multifactorial degenerative joint disorder characterized by articular cartilage degradation, subchondral bone sclerosis, osteophyte formation, synovial membrane inflammation and afection of extraarticular tissue…leer más
Biochemical Markers in Osteoarthritis..
Abstract: Osteoarthritis (OA) is a chronic disease with a long silent period. The hallmarks of osteoarthritis (OA) include cartilage loss that leads to joint destruction and severe impairment of mobility. Involvement of subchondral bone and synovial…leer más
Association Between the SNP rs143383 + 104T/C in the GDF5 Gene and the Risk of Knee Osteoarthritis in a Population from Northern Mexico–A Case–Control Study.
We used a case–control study format that included 145 patients with KOA and 145 healthy controls unrelated to patients. A peripheral blood sample was taken for each of them to identify the SNP by means of…leer más
Determinación de los compuestos polifenólicos en extractos de Jatropha dioica y su capacidad antioxidante..
Resumen: Jatropa dioica (J. dioica), es una planta utilizada en la medicina tradicional en México. Se han encontrado, resinas, saponinas, un alcaloide y ácido oxálico. De los tallos o raíces al ser masticados emana un látex…leer más
Analysis of Polymorphisms in the MATN3 and DOT1L Genes and CTX-II Urinary Levels in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis in a Northeast Mexican-Mestizo Population..
Aims: To investigate the possible roles of the single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) MATN3 (rs77245812) and DOT1L (rs12982744) with susceptibility to knee osteoarthritis (KOA) among mestizos from the northeast region of Mexico. In addition, we analyzed the…leer más
Analyses of the Genetic Polymorphisms rs3740199 and rs1871054 of the ADAM12 Gene and the Alleles at the rs2073508 Loci of the TGFB1 Gene and Their Contribution to Susceptibility to Primary Knee Osteoarthritis..
Aims: To analyze the association of polymorphisms in the ADAM12 (rs3740199 and rs1871054) and TGFB1 (rs2073508) genes with knee osteoarthritis (KOA) in a population from northern Mexico. Methods: A total of 296 individuals were included in…leer más
Evaluation of the Coating with TiO2 Nanoparticles as an Option for the Improvement of the Characteristics of NiTi Archwires: Histopathological, Cytotoxic, and Genotoxic Evidence.
For the EPD, diferent voltages and diferent times were used. Male rats were used in four groups (�=3) with diferent treatments. Te blood sample was obtained for genotoxic analysis and liver and kidney organs were removed…leer más
Cartilage Oligomeric Matrix Protein Levels in Type 2 Diabetes Associated with Primary Knee Osteoarthritis Patients.
Aims: (1) To evaluate the association between type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D) and primary knee osteoarthritis (KOA); and (2) to compare synovial fluid (SF) cartilage oligomeric matrix protein (COMP) concentrations and glycemic control parameters in patients…leer más