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Anisotropic, low-tortuosity and ultra-thick red [email protected] electrodes for sodium-ion batteries.

Longfei Han, Junling Wang, Xiaowei Mu, Can Liao, Wei Cai, Zhixin Zhao, Yongchun Kan, Weiyi Xing, Yuan Hu,

Red phosphorus (P) is considered to be the most suitable electrode for sodium-ion batteries due to its low cost, earth abundance and high theoretical capacity. Numerous studies have focused on improving the low conductivity and the extremely large volume change of red P during the cycling process. However, these strategies ... Read more >>

Nanoscale (Nanoscale)
[2020, 12(27):14642-14650]

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Urinary Molecular Pathology for Patients with Newly Diagnosed Urothelial Bladder Cancer.

Ruiyun Zhang, Jingyu Zang, Feng Xie, Yue Zhang, Yiqiu Wang, Ying Jing, Yi Zhang, Zhaoxiong Chen, Akezhouli Shahatiaili, Mei-Chun Cai, Zhixin Zhao, Pan Du, Shidong Jia, Guanglei Zhuang, Haige Chen,

<h4>Purpose</h4>Next-generation sequencing (NGS)-based profiling of both urinary tumor DNA (utDNA) and circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) shows promise for noninvasive detection and surveillance of urothelial bladder cancer (UBC). However, the analytic performance of these assays remains undefined in the real-world setting. Here, we sought to evaluate the concordance between tumor DNA ... Read more >>

J Urol (The Journal of urology)
[2021, :101097JU0000000000001878]

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ALDH1A3 Coordinates Metabolism With Gene Regulation in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension.

Dan Li, Ning-Yi Shao, Jan-Renier Moonen, Zhixin Zhao, Minyi Shi, Shoichiro Otsuki, Lingli Wang, Tiffany Nguyen, Elaine Yan, David P Marciano, Kévin Contrepois, Caiyun G Li, Joseph C Wu, Michael P Snyder, Marlene Rabinovitch,

<h4>Background</h4>Metabolic alterations provide substrates that influence chromatin structure to regulate gene expression that determines cell function in health and disease. Heightened proliferation of smooth muscle cells (SMC) leading to the formation of a neointima is a feature of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) and systemic vascular disease. Increased glycolysis is linked ... Read more >>

Circulation (Circulation)
[2021, 143(21):2074-2090]

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Joint user pairing and power allocation scheme based on transmission mode switching between NOMA based maximum ratio transmission and MMSE beamforming in downlink MISO systems

Zhixin Zhao, Dong Wang, Hongwei Zhang, Haitao Sang,

IThis paper investigates the design of the joint user pairing and power allocation scheme with transmission mode switching (TMS) in downlink multiple-input-single-output (MISO) systems. Firstly, the closed-form expressions of the boundary of achievable rate region of two candidate transmission modes, i.e., non-orthogonal multiple access based maximum ratio transmission (NOMA-MRT) and ... Read more >>

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The dynamic, combinatorial cis-regulatory lexicon of epidermal differentiation

Daniel Kim, Viviana Risca, David Reynolds, James Chappell, Adam Rubin, Namyoung Jung, Laura Donohue, Arwa Kathiria, Minyi Shi, Zhixin Zhao, Harsh Deep, Howard Chang, Michael Snyder, William Greenleaf, Anshul Kundaje, Paul Khavari,

Transcription factors (TFs) bind DNA sequence motif vocabularies in cis-regulatory elements (CREs) to modulate chromatin state and gene expression during cell state transitions. A quantitative understanding of how motif lexicons influence dynamic regulatory activity has been elusive due to the combinatorial nature of the cis-regulatory code. To address this, we ... Read more >>

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Construction of few-layered black phosphorus/graphite-like carbon nitride binary hybrid nanostructure for reducing the fire hazards of epoxy resin.

Xiyun Ren, Bin Zou, Yifan Zhou, Zhixin Zhao, Shuilai Qiu, Lei Song,

Black phosphorus (BP) and graphite-like carbon nitride (g-C<sub>3</sub>N<sub>4</sub>) were combined to prepare BP-CN hybrid nanostructure through a simple self-assembly method assisted by ultra-sonication, and as-obtained materials were further used as fire retardants introduced into epoxy resin to fabricate EP/BP-CNx nanocomposites. It was found that the introduction of 2 wt% BP-CNx into ... Read more >>

J Colloid Interface Sci (Journal of colloid and interface science)
[2021, 586:692-707]

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Combined Cell-free DNA and RNA Profiling of the Androgen Receptor: Clinical Utility of a Novel Multianalyte Liquid Biopsy Assay for Metastatic Prostate Cancer.

Heidi Fettke, Edmond M Kwan, Maria M Docanto, Patricia Bukczynska, Nicole Ng, Lisa-Jane K Graham, Kate Mahon, Christine Hauser, Winston Tan, Xiao Hong Wang, Zhixin Zhao, Tiantian Zheng, Kemin Zhou, Pan Du, Jianjun Yu, Yong Huang, Shidong Jia, Manish Kohli, Lisa G Horvath, Arun A Azad,

<h4>Background</h4>The androgen receptor (AR) remains a critical driver in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC). Profiling AR aberrations in both circulating DNA and RNA may identify key predictive and/or prognostic biomarkers in the context of contemporary systemic therapy.<h4>Objective</h4>To profile AR aberrations in circulating nucleic acids and correlate with clinical outcomes.<h4>Design, setting, ... Read more >>

Eur Urol (European urology)
[2020, 78(2):173-180]

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Electrochemical hydrogen evolution reaction boosted by constructing Ru nanoparticles assembled as a shell over semimetal Te nanorod surfaces in acid electrolyte.

Xudong Yang, Zhixin Zhao, Xu Yu, Ligang Feng,

Ru is a promising candidate for replacing Pt as a cost-effective and stable catalyst for hydrogen evolution when performing water electrolysis techniques. Its catalytic activity and efficiency for the hydrogen evolution reaction were found to be greatly boosted by carrying out a facile construction of Ru nanoparticles assembled as a ... Read more >>

Chem Commun (Camb) (Chemical communications (Cambridge, England))
[2019, 55(10):1490-1493]

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Genome-Wide Characterization and Gene Expression Analyses of GATA Transcription Factors in Moso Bamboo (Phyllostachys edulis).

Taotao Wang, Yong Yang, Shuaitong Lou, Wei Wei, Zhixin Zhao, Yujun Ren, Chentao Lin, Liuyin Ma,

Moso bamboo is well-known for its rapid-growth shoots and widespread rhizomes. However, the regulatory genes of these two processes are largely unexplored. GATA transcription factors regulate many developmental processes, but their roles in moso bamboo height control and rhizome development remains unexplored. Here, thirty-one bamboo GATA factors (PeGATAs) were identified, ... Read more >>

Int J Mol Sci (International journal of molecular sciences)
[2019, 21(1):]

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Barriers to hepatitis C virus treatment in Guangdong Province.

Xiaohua Yang, Zhen Xu, Yongyu Mei, Guoli Lin, Jinyuan Wei, Xiaoqiong Shao, Qiumin Luo, Zhixin Zhao, Chaoshuang Lin, Xiaohong Zhang,

<h4>Background</h4>The objective of this study is to analyze the causes of nontreatment among patients with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and increase the cure rate of chronic hepatitis C in Guangdong Province.<h4>Methods</h4>We performed both retrospective survey and prospective study in a cohort of 435 outpatients in our center to analyze ... Read more >>

Ann Palliat Med (Annals of palliative medicine)
[2019, 8(5):640-644]

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Combination of black phosphorus nanosheets and MCNTs via phosphoruscarbon bonds for reducing the flammability of air stable epoxy resin nanocomposites.

Bin Zou, Shuilai Qiu, Xiyun Ren, Yifan Zhou, Feng Zhou, Zhoumei Xu, Zhixin Zhao, Lei Song, Yuan Hu, Xinglong Gong,

As a rising star of two-dimensional material, black phosphorus (BP) has attracted tremendous attention in applications of photovoltaics, transistors and batteries due to its unique characteristics. Inspiring, we developed a simple strategy to fabricate BP-MCNTs as highly promising inorganic phosphorus-based flame retardant. After incorporation 2 wt% BP-MCNTs11(the mass ratio of ... Read more >>

J Hazard Mater (Journal of hazardous materials)
[2020, 383:121069]

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Genome-wide analysis of GATA factors in moso bamboo (Phyllostachys edulis) unveils that PeGATAs regulate shoot rapid-growth and rhizome development

Taotao Wang, Yong Yang, Shuaitong Lou, Wei Wei, Zhixin Zhao, Chentao Lin, Liuyin Ma,

<h4>ABSTRACT</h4> <h4>Background</h4> Moso bamboo is well-known for its rapid-growth shoots and widespread rhizomes. However, the regulatory genes of these two processes are largely unexplored. GATA factors regulate many developmental processes, but its role in plant height control and rhizome development remains unclear. <h4>Results</h4> Here, we found that bamboo GATA factors ... Read more >>

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Characterization of the complete chloroplast genome of Actinidia Melanandra (Actinidiaceae).

Yuemei Zhao, Zhixin Zhao, Weili Tang, Xiaoling Li, Yongping Zhao, Baoyun Gao, Xiaodan Xie, Xiaobin Zhang,

The whole chloroplast (cp) genome sequence of <i>Actinidia melanandra</i> has been characterized from Illumina pair-end sequencing. The complete cp genome was 156,124 bp in length, containing a large single-copy region (LSC) of 88,006 bp and a small single-copy region (SSC) of 20,332 bp, which were separated by a pair of inverted repeat (IR) ... Read more >>

Mitochondrial DNA B Resour (Mitochondrial DNA. Part B, Resources)
[2019, 4(2):2195-2196]

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Genome-Wide Comparative Analyses of Polyadenylation Signals in Eukaryotes Suggest a Possible Origin of the AAUAAA Signal.

Zhixin Zhao, Xiaohui Wu, Guoli Ji, Chun Liang, Qingshun Quinn Li,

Pre-mRNA cleavage and polyadenylation is an essential step for almost all mRNA in eukaryotes. The cis-elements around the poly(A) sites, however, are very diverse among different organisms. We characterized the poly(A) signals of seven different species, and compared them with that of four well-studied organisms. We found that ciliates do ... Read more >>

Int J Mol Sci (International journal of molecular sciences)
[2019, 20(4):]

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Design, Synthesis and Pharmacological Evaluation of Novel Hsp90N-terminal Inhibitors Without Induction of Heat Shock Response.

Peng Liu, Xiangling Chen, Jianming Zhu, Bo Li, Zhaoqiang Chen, Guimin Wang, Haiguo Sun, Zhijian Xu, Zhixin Zhao, Chen Zhou, Chengying Xie, Liguang Lou, Weiliang Zhu,

Heat shock protein 90 (Hsp90) is a potential oncogenic target. However, Hsp90 inhibitors in clinical trial induce heat shock response, resulting in drug resistance and inefficiency. In this study, we designed and synthesized a series of novel triazine derivatives (<b>A1</b>-<b>26</b>, <b>B1</b>-<b>13</b>, <b>C1</b>-<b>23</b>) as Hsp90 inhibitors. Compound <b>A14</b> directly bound to ... Read more >>

ChemistryOpen (ChemistryOpen)
[2019, 8(3):344-353]

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Smooth Muscle Contact Drives Endothelial Regeneration by BMPR2-Notch1-Mediated Metabolic and Epigenetic Changes.

Kazuya Miyagawa, Minyi Shi, Pin-I Chen, Jan K Hennigs, Zhixin Zhao, Mouer Wang, Caiyun G Li, Toshie Saito, Shalina Taylor, Silin Sa, Aiqin Cao, Lingli Wang, Michael P Snyder, Marlene Rabinovitch,

<h4>Rationale</h4>Maintaining endothelial cells (EC) as a monolayer in the vessel wall depends on their metabolic state and gene expression profile, features influenced by contact with neighboring cells such as pericytes and smooth muscle cells (SMC). Failure to regenerate a normal EC monolayer in response to injury can result in occlusive ... Read more >>

Circ Res (Circulation research)
[2019, 124(2):211-224]

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QTL mapping and genetic analysis for maize kernel size and weight in multi-environments

Tianru Lan, Jianchao Liu, Jiquan Xue, Kunhui He, Liguo Chang, Tingting Cui, ZhiXin Zhao,

Kernel size and weight are important agronomic traits, as well as crucial traits that influence grain yield in maize. In the present study, 150 F7 recombinant inbred lines derived from a cross 178×K12 were evaluated for kernel length (KL), kernel width (KW), kernel thickness (KT), and 100-kernel weight (HKW) across ... Read more >>

Euphytica (Euphytica: Netherlands journal of plant breeding)
[2018, 214(7):119]

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The effects of transient receptor potential channel (TRPC) on airway smooth muscle cell isolated from asthma model mice.

Xiaoyu Zhang, Zhixin Zhao, Lijun Ma, Yali Guo, Xiaosu Li, Limin Zhao, Cuijie Tian, Xueyi Tang, Dongjun Cheng, Zhuochang Chen, Luoxian Zhang,

This study aimed to validate whether transient receptor potential channel1 (TRPC1) and TRPC3 participate in the regulation the proliferation of airway smooth muscle cells (ASMCs) through modulating calcium ion (Ca<sup>2+</sup> ) influx in vitro. Chronic model of murine asthma was induced and ASMCs isolated from asthmatic mice were used in ... Read more >>

J Cell Biochem (Journal of cellular biochemistry)
[2018, 119(7):6033-6044]

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Naturally Occurring Resistance-Associated Variants to Hepatitis C Virus Direct-Acting Antiviral Agents in Treatment-Naive HCV Genotype 6a-Infected Patients.

Zhanyi Li, Ying Liu, Ying Zhang, Xiaoqiong Shao, Qiumin Luo, Xiaoyan Guo, Guoli Lin, Qingxian Cai, Zhixin Zhao, Yutian Chong,

The direct-acting antiviral agents (DAAs) antiviral therapy has drastically improved the prognosis of hepatitis C virus (HCV) patients. However, the viral drug resistance-associated variants (RAVs) can limit the efficacy of DAAs. For the HCV-6a is not the predominant prevalent genotype; the data on the prevalence of naturally occurring RAVs in ... Read more >>

Biomed Res Int (BioMed research international)
[2017, 2017:9849823]

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Lineage-specific dynamic and pre-established enhancer-promoter contacts cooperate in terminal differentiation.

Adam J Rubin, Brook C Barajas, Mayra Furlan-Magaril, Vanessa Lopez-Pajares, Maxwell R Mumbach, Imani Howard, Daniel S Kim, Lisa D Boxer, Jonathan Cairns, Mikhail Spivakov, Steven W Wingett, Minyi Shi, Zhixin Zhao, William J Greenleaf, Anshul Kundaje, Michael Snyder, Howard Y Chang, Peter Fraser, Paul A Khavari,

Chromosome conformation is an important feature of metazoan gene regulation; however, enhancer-promoter contact remodeling during cellular differentiation remains poorly understood. To address this, genome-wide promoter capture Hi-C (CHi-C) was performed during epidermal differentiation. Two classes of enhancer-promoter contacts associated with differentiation-induced genes were identified. The first class ('gained') increased in ... Read more >>

Nat Genet (Nature genetics)
[2017, 49(10):1522-1528]

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Characterization of Schistosoma japonicum tetraspanning orphan receptor and its role in binding to complement C2 and immunoprotection against murine schistosomiasis.

Shuai Ma, Jinli Zai, Yanhui Han, Yang Hong, Min Zhang, Xiaodan Cao, Qian Han, Ke Lu, Zhixin Zhao, Jiaojiao Lin, Zhiqiang Fu,

<h4>Background</h4>Schistosomiasis remains an important global public health problem, as millions of people are at risk of acquiring infection. An ideal method for sustainable control of schistosomiasis would be to develop an efficient vaccine. Schistosomes can survive in the host vascular system by immune evasion, regulating the host complement cascade. Schistosoma ... Read more >>

Parasit Vectors (Parasites & vectors)
[2017, 10(1):288]

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Naturally occurring drug resistance associated variants to hepatitis C virus direct-acting antiviral agents in treatment-naive HCV genotype 1b-infected patients in China.

Zhanyi Li, Ying Zhang, Ying Liu, Xiaoqiong Shao, QiuMin Luo, Qingxian Cai, Zhixin Zhao,

The direct-acting antiviral agents (DAAs) have drastically improved the prognosis of hepatitis C virus (HCV) patients. However, the resistance-associated variants (RAVs) to DAAs may hamper treatment. There was a lack of data on the prevalence of pre-exist RAVs in Chinese HCV-infected patients. We performed nested PCR assays on 74 HCV ... Read more >>

Medicine (Baltimore) (Medicine)
[2017, 96(19):e6830]

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Patient-Specific iPSC-Derived Endothelial Cells Uncover Pathways that Protect against Pulmonary Hypertension in BMPR2 Mutation Carriers.

Mingxia Gu, Ning-Yi Shao, Silin Sa, Dan Li, Vittavat Termglinchan, Mohamed Ameen, Ioannis Karakikes, Gustavo Sosa, Fabian Grubert, Jaecheol Lee, Aiqin Cao, Shalina Taylor, Yu Ma, Zhixin Zhao, James Chappell, Rizwan Hamid, Eric D Austin, Joseph D Gold, Joseph C Wu, Michael P Snyder, Marlene Rabinovitch,

In familial pulmonary arterial hypertension (FPAH), the autosomal dominant disease-causing BMPR2 mutation is only 20% penetrant, suggesting that genetic variation provides modifiers that alleviate the disease. Here, we used comparison of induced pluripotent stem cell-derived endothelial cells (iPSC-ECs) from three families with unaffected mutation carriers (UMCs), FPAH patients, and gender-matched controls ... Read more >>

Cell Stem Cell (Cell stem cell)
[2017, 20(4):490-504.e5]

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An outbreak of HCV genotype 6a and 2a infection in South China: Confirmation of iatrogenic transmission by phylogenetic analysis of the NS5B region.

Xiaoqiong Shao, Qiumin Luo, Qingxian Cai, Fulong Zhang, Jiangyun Zhu, Ying Liu, Zhixin Zhao, Zhiliang Gao, Xiaohong Zhang,

An outbreak of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections, for which the risk factor was unknown, was previously identified in North Guangdong, China. In the present study, a total of 736 local residents were surveyed regarding their lifetime risk factors for HCV infection. Serum anti‑HCV antibodies and HCV RNA were examined ... Read more >>

Mol Med Rep (Molecular medicine reports)
[2016, 14(5):4285-4292]

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Crystal structure of the YajQ-family protein XC_3703 from Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris.

Zhixin Zhao, Zhen Wu, Jun Zhang,

As an important bacterial second messenger, bis-(3',5')-cyclic diguanylate (cyclic di-GMP or c-di-GMP) has been implicated in numerous biological activities, including biofilm formation, motility, survival and virulence. These processes are manipulated by the binding of c-di-GMP to its receptors. XC_3703 from the plant pathogen Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris, which belongs to ... Read more >>

Acta Crystallogr F Struct Biol Commun (Acta crystallographica. Section F, Structural biology communications)
[2016, 72(Pt 9):720-725]

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