Heme oxygenase-1 protects rat liver against warm ischemia/reperfusion injury via TLR2/TLR4-triggered signaling pathways
Han-Fei Huang, Zhong Zeng, Kun-Hua Wang, Hai-Yan Zhang, Shuai Wang, Wen-Xiang Zhou, Zhan-Bo Wang, Wang-Gang Xu, Jian Duan, Organ Transplantation Center, the First Affiliated Hospital of Kunming Medical University, Kunming 650032, Yunnan Province, China
Author contributions: Huang HF and Zeng Z contributed equally to this work; Huang HF, Zhang HY and Wang S performed the majority of experiments; Zhou WX and Wang ZB performed data analysis; Xu WG and Duan J were involved in editing the manuscript; Wang KH designed the study.
Supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China, No. 81360079; and Yunnan Provincial Science and Technology Department and Kunming Medical University Collaborative Fund, No. 2013FB142.
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Correspondence to: Zhong Zeng, MD, Organ Transplantation Center, the First Affiliated Hospital of Kunming Medical University, 295 Xichang Road, Kunming 650032, Yunnan Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: July 3, 2014
Peer-review started: July 4, 2014
First decision: July 21, 2014
Revised: August 9, 2014
Accepted: November 7, 2014
Article in press: November 11, 2014
Published online: March 14, 2015