Special Issue
Liver fibrosis and targeting therapy
Submission Deadline: 31 December 2002
Articles: 11
Special Issue Editor
Guest Editor
Jian Wu
MD, PhD, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Dept. of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Expertise: 100 publications, 4 grants, Editor of Frontiers in Bioscience
Pamela Norton
PhD, Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacolcogy, Jefferson Center for Biomedical Resarch, 700 E. Butler Ave., Doylestown, PA 18901
Expertise: 43 publications, 1 grants, Editor of Frontiers in Bioscience
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Keywords
GI Tract, Molecular Biology, Therapeutics
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Published Papers (11 papers)
Open Access
Article
Retinoids in liver fibrosis and cancer
Masataka Okuno, Soichi Kojima, Kuniharu Akita, Rie Matsushima-Nishiwaki, Seiji Adachi, Tetsuro Sano, Yukihiko Takano, Koji Takai, Akihiro Obora, Ichiro Yasuda, Yoshimune Shiratori, Yukio Okano, Jun Shimada, Yasuhiro Suzuki, Yasutoshi Muto, Yasutoshi Moriwaki
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 7 Issue 4, pp.204-218
Managing Editor: Jian Wu, Pamela Norton
DOI: 10.2741/okuno Published: 01 January 2002
Open Access
Article
Targeting hepatic stellate cells for cell-specific treatment of liver fibrosis
Leonie Beljaars, Dirk K F Meijer, Klaas Poelstra
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 7 Issue 5, pp.214-222
Managing Editor: Jian Wu, Pamela Norton
DOI: 10.2741/beljaars Published: 01 May 2002
Open Access
Article
Targeting Kupffer cells with antisense oligonucleotides
Biddanda C Ponnappa, Yedy Israel
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 7 Issue 5, pp.223-233
Managing Editor: Jian Wu, Pamela Norton
DOI: 10.2741/ponnappa Published: 01 May 2002
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Article
Peribiliary myofibroblasts in biliary type liver fibrosis
Nils Kinnman, Chantal Housset
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 7 Issue 4, pp.496-503
Managing Editor: Jian Wu, Pamela Norton
DOI: 10.2741/kinnman Published: 01 February 2002
Open Access
Article
NF-kappa B, liposomes and pathogenesis of hepatic injury and fibrosis
J Wu, M A Zern
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 4 Issue 4, pp.520-527
Managing Editor: Jian Wu, Pamela Norton
DOI: 10.2741/A447 Published: 15 June 1999
Open Access
Article
Targeting hepatocytes for drug and gene delivery: emerging novel approaches and applications
Jian Wu, Michael H Nantz, Mark A Zern
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 7 Issue 4, pp.717-725
Managing Editor: Jian Wu, Pamela Norton
DOI: 10.2741/A806 Published: 01 March 2002
Open Access
Article
Roles of TGF-beta in hepatic fibrosis
Axel M Gressner, Ralf Weiskirchen, Katja Breitkopf, Steven Dooley
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 7 Issue 4, pp.793-807
Managing Editor: Jian Wu, Pamela Norton
DOI: 10.2741/gressner Published: 01 April 2002
Open Access
Article
Activation of hepatic stellate cells--a key issue in liver fibrosis
Helen L Reeves, Scott L Friedman
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 7 Issue 4, pp.808-826
Managing Editor: Jian Wu, Pamela Norton
DOI: 10.2741/reeves Published: 01 April 2002
Open Access
Article
Homeostasis of extracellular matrix by TGF-beta and lefty
Siamak Tabibzadeh
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 7 Issue 4, pp.1231-1246
Managing Editor: Jian Wu, Pamela Norton
DOI: 10.2741/A836 Published: 01 May 2002
Open Access
Article
PDGF and signal transduction in hepatic stellate cells
Massimo Pinzani
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 7 Issue 4, pp.1720-1726
Managing Editor: Jian Wu, Pamela Norton
DOI: 10.2741/pinzani Published: 01 August 2002
Open Access
Article
Chemokines in liver inflammation and fibrosis
Fabio Marra
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 7 Issue 4, pp.1899-1914
Managing Editor: Jian Wu, Pamela Norton
DOI: 10.2741/A887 Published: 01 September 2002