synthesis and fibrosis in kidney diseases
Yung S, Chau MKM, Zhang Q, Zhang CZ, Chan TM. Sulodexide decreases albuminuria and regulates matrix protein accumulation in C57BL/6 mice with streptozotocin-induced type I diabetic nephropathy. PLoS ONE, 2013; 8: e54501 [impact factor: 4.092].
Cheung LW, Yung S, Chan TM, Leung PC, Wong AS. Targeting gonadotropin-releasing hormone receptor inhibits the early step of ovarian cancer metastasis by modulating tumor-mesothelial adhesion. Mol Ther 2013; 21: 78-90 [impact factor: 6.873].
Lui SL, Yung S, Yim A, Wong KM, Tong KL, Wong KS, Li CS, Au TC, Lo WK, Ho YW, Ng F, Tang C, Chan TM. A combination of biocompatible peritoneal dialysis solutions and residual renal function, peritoneal transport, and inflammation markers: a randomized clinical trial. Am J Kidney Dis 2012; 60: 966-975 [impact factor: 5.434, citations: 1].
Yung S, Cheung KF, Zhang Q, Chan TM. Anti-dsDNA antibodies bind to mesangial annexin II in lupus nephritis. J Am Soc Nephrol 2010; 21: 1912-1927 [impact factor: 9.663, citations: 8].
Yung S, Zhang Q, Zhang CZ, Chan KW, Lui SL, Chan TM. Anti-DNA antibody induction of protein kinase C phosphorylation and fibronectin synthesis in human and murine lupus and the effect of mycophenolic acid. Arthritis Rheum 2009; 60: 2071-2082 [impact factor: 7.866, citations: 7].
Yung S, Tsang RC, Leung JK, Chan TM. Increased mesangial cell hyaluronan expression in lupus nephritis is mediated by anti-DNA antibody-induced IL-1beta. Kidney Int 2006; 69: 272-280 [impact factor: 6.606, citations: 11].
Yung S, Tsang RC, Sun Y, Leung JK, Chan TM. Effect of human anti-DNA antibodies on proximal renal tubular epithelial cell cytokine expression: implications on tubulointerstitial inflammation in lupus nephritis. J Am Soc Nephrol 2005; 16: 3281-3294 [impact factor: 9.663, citations: 14].
Yung S, Chen XR, Tsang RC, Zhang Q, Chan TM. Reduction of perlecan synthesis and induction of TGF-beta1 in human peritoneal mesothelial cells due to high dialysate glucose concentration: implication in peritoneal dialysis. J Am Soc Nephrol 2004; 15: 1178-1188 [impact factor: 9.663, citations: 16].