MMP-7, MMP-8, and MMP-9
in oral and cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas.
Gelatin zymography assay was performed to evaluate the activity of MMP-2 and MMP-9
as previously described (12).
In male reproductive system, MMP-2 and MMP-9
are detected in seminal plasma.
The authors concluded that serum MMPs can be used as adjuvant biomarkers (combined with PSA) for the diagnosis (MMP-13) and prognosis (MMP-2 and MMP-9
) of PCa.
The aim of this study to evaluate mutual relation between IL-6, CRP and MMP-9
serum levels in patients with CRC and their association with staging and clinical-pathological features of colorectal cancer.
levels were measured using an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA, Abcam[R], UK).
Lin et al., "IL-1[beta] promotes corneal epithelial cell migration by increasing MMP-9
expression through NF-kB- and AP-1-dependent pathways," PLoS One, vol.
The association of MMP-9
and TIMP-1 with severity and outcome of sepsis has already been recognised [7-15].
VEGF, MMP-2, MMP-9
, and TIMP-1 protein levels were measured by western blot analysis.
In the present study, we clarified the inhibitory mechanisms of haloperidol on TNF-[alpha]-induced MMP-9
expression in human monocytic cells.
Our present study aimed to assess circulating pentraxin-3, galectin-3, MMP-9
and TIMP-1 concentrations in different stages of CKD, in both dialysis and non-dialysis patients, as well as in a control group.