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    • VIP-targeted Cytotoxic Nanomedicine for Breast Cancer 

      Dagar, Aparna; Kuzmis, Antonina; Rubinstein, Israel; Sekosan, Marin; Onyuksel, Hayat (Springer Verlag, 2012-12)
      Cancer chemotherapy is hampered by serious toxicity to healthy tissues. Conceivably, encapsulation of cytotoxic drugs in actively-targeted, biocompatible nanocarriers could overcome this problem. Accordingly, we used ...
    • Vitamin D Receptor Activation Mitigates the Impact of Uremia on Endothelial Function in the 5/6 Nephrectomized Rats 

      Wuwong, Jinshyun Ruth; Noonan, William; Nakane, Masaki; Brooks, Kristin A.; Segreti, Jason A.; Polakowski, James S.; Cox, Bryan (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2010)
      Endothelial dysfunction increases cardiovascular disease risk in chronic kidney disease (CKD). This study investigates whether VDR activation affects endothelial function in CKD. The 5/6 nephrectomized (NX) rats with ...