SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

References

  • 1
    Conn HO, Atterbury CE. Cirrhosis. In: SchiffL, SchifER, eds. Diseases of the Liver. Philadelphia: Lippincott. 1987;725864.
  • 2
    Bissell DM, Roll J. Connective tissue metabolism and hepatic fibrosis. In: ZakimD, BoyerTD, eds. Hepatology: A Textbook of Liver Disease. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Saunders. 1990;424444.
  • 3
    Rojkind M, Giambrone MA, Biempica L. Collagen types in normal and cirrhotic liver. Gastroenterology 1979; 76:710719.MEDLINE
  • 4
    Friedman SL. Cellular sources of collagen and regulation of collagen production in liver. Semin Liver Dis 1990; 10:2029.MEDLINE
  • 5
    Gressner AM, Bachem MG. Cellular sources of noncollagenous matrix proteins: role of fat-storing cells in fibrogenesis. Semin Liver Dis 1990; 10:3046.MEDLINE
  • 6
    Goodman DS. Vitamin A metabolism in the liver. In: AriasIM, JakobyWB, PopperH, SchachterD, ShafritzDA, eds. The Liver: Biology and Pathobiology. 2nd ed. New York: Raven Press. 1988;467474.
  • 7
    Hendriks HFJ, Verhoofstad WAMM, Brouwer A, DeLeeuw AM, Knook DL. Perisinusoidal fat-storing cells are the main vitamin A storage sites in rat liver. Exp Cell Res 1985; 160:138149.MEDLINE
  • 8
    Casini A, Ceni E, Salzano R, Milani S, Schuppan D, Surrenti C. Acetaldehyde regulates the gene expression of matrix-metalloproteinase-1 and -2 in human fat-storing cells. Life Sci 1994; 55:13111316.MEDLINE
  • 9
    Milani S, Herbst H, Schuppan D, Grappone C, Pellegrini G, Pinzani M, Casini A, et al. Differential expression of matrix-metalloproteinase-1 and -2 genes in normal and fibrotic human liver. Am J Pathol 1994; 144:528537.MEDLINE
  • 10
    Iredale JP, Murphy G, Hembry RM, Friedman SL, Arthur MJ. Human hepatic lipocyte synthesize tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinases-1: implicatons for regulation of matrix degradation in liver. J Clin Invest 1992; 90:282287.MEDLINE
  • 11
    Lyon BL, Schwarz RI. Ascorbate stimulation of PAT cells causes an increase in transcription rates and a decrease in degradation rates of procollagen mRNA. Nucleic Acids Res 1984; 12:25692579.MEDLINE
  • 12
    Lee KS, Buck M, Houglum K, Chojkier M. Activation of hepatic stellate cells by TGF α and collagen type IIs mediated by oxidative stress through c-myb expression. J Clin Invest 1995; 96:24612468.MEDLINE
  • 13
    Oka H, Fujiwara K, Oda T. Xiao-Chai-Hu-Tang and Gui-Zhi-Fu-Ling-Wan for treatment of chronic hepatitis; recent advances in traditional medicine in east Asia. In: OdaT, NeedhamJ, OtsukaY, Guo-binL, eds. Recent Advances in Traditional Medicine in East Asia. Amsterdam: Excerpta Medica. 1984;232237.
  • 14
    Hirayama C, Okumura M, Tanikawa K, Yano M, Mizuta M, Ogawa N. A multicenter randomized controlled clinical trial of Shosaiko-to in chronic active hepatitis. Gastroenterol Jpn 1989; 24:715719.MEDLINE
  • 15
    Tajiri H, Kozaiwa K, Ozaki Y, Harada T, Miki K, Shimizu K, Okada S. The study of the effect of Sho-saiko-to on HbsAg clearance in children with chronic HBV infection and with abnormal liver function test. Acta Paediatr Jpn 1990; 94:18111815.
  • 16
    Gibo Y, Nakamura Y, Takahashi N, Inada H, Nakagawa M, Usuda S, Nakano Y. Clinical study of Sho-saiko-to therapy to the Japanese patients with chronic hepatitis type C (CH-C). Prog Med 1994; 14:217219.
  • 17
    Oka H, Yamamoto A, Kuroki T, Harihara S, Marumo T, Kim S-R, Monna T. Prospective study of chemoprevention of hepatocellular carcinoma with Sho-saiko-to (TJ-9). Cancer 1995; 76:743749.MEDLINE
  • 18
    Fujiwara K, Ohta Y, Ogata I, Oka Y, Hayashi S, Oka H. Treatment trial of traditional oriental medicine in chronic viaral hepatitis. In: OhtaY, ed. New Trends in Peptic Ulcer and Chronic Hepatitis: Part II. Chronic Hepatitis. Tokyo: Excerpta Medica. 1987;141146.
  • 19
    Shimizu I, Kamamura M, Yao D-F, Nii C, Horie T, Nishikado T, Honda H, et al. Kallikrein-kinin system during the cold pressor test in cirrhotic rats. Int Hepatol Commun 1994; 2:170174.
  • 20
    Shiba M, Shimizu I, Yasuda M, Ii K, Ito S. Expression of type I and type III collagens during the course of dimethylnitrosamine-induced hepatic fibrosis in rats. Liver 1998; 18:196204.MEDLINE
  • 21
    Senoo H, Wake K. Suppression of experimental hepatic fibrosis by administration of vitamin A. Lab Invest 1985; 52:182194.MEDLINE
  • 22
    Friedman SL, Roll FJ, Boyles J, Arenson DM, Bissell DM. Maintenance of differentiated phenotype of cultured rat hepatic lipocytes by basement membrane matrix. J Biol Chem 1989; 264:1075610762.MEDLINE
  • 23
    Gualdi R, Casalgrandi G, Montosi G, Ventura E, Pietrangelo A. Excess iron into hepatocytes is required for activation of collagen type I gene during experimental siderosis. Gastroenterology 1994; 107:11181124.MEDLINE
  • 24
    Kawada N, Kuroki T, Kobayashi K, Inoue M, Kaneda K. Inhibition of myofibroblastic transformation of cultured rat hepatic stellate cells by methylxanthines and dibutyryl cAMP. Dig Dis Sci 1996; 41:10221029.MEDLINE
  • 25
    Shimizu I, Mizobuchi Y, Yasuda M, Shiba M, Ma Y-R, Horie T, Ito S. Inhibitory effect of estradiol on activation of rat hepatic stellate cells in vivo and in vitro. Gut 1998 (in press).
  • 26
    Tanaka K, Sato M, Tomita Y, Ichihara A. Biochemical studies on liver functions in primary cultured hepatocytes of adult rats: I. Hormonal effects on cell viability and protein synthesis. J Biochem 1978; 84:937946.MEDLINE
  • 27
    Shimizu I, Ichihara A, Nakamura T. Hepatocyte growth factor in ascites from patients with cirrhosis. J Biochem 1991; 109:1418.MEDLINE
  • 28
    Bacon BR, Tavill AS, Brittenham GM, Park CH, Recknagel RO. Hepatic lipid peroxidation in vivo in rats with chronic iron overload. J Clin Invest 1983; 71:429439.MEDLINE
  • 29
    Morel I, Lescoat G, Cillard J, Pasdeloup N, Brissot P, Cillard P. Kinetic evaluation of free malondialdehyde and enzyme leakage as indices of iron damage in rat hepatocyte cultures. Biochem Pharmacol 1990; 39:16471655.MEDLINE
  • 30
    Shekhonin BV, Domogatsky SP, Idelson GL, Koteliansky VE. Participance of fibronectin and various collagen types in the formation of fibrous extracellular matrix in cardiosclerosis. J Mol Cell Cardiol 1988; 20:501508.MEDLINE
  • 31
    Skalli O, Ropraz P, Trzeciak A, Benzonana G, Gillessen D, Gabbiani G. A monoclonal antibody against α-smooth muscle actin: a new probe for smooth muscle differentiation. J Cell Biol 1986; 103:27872796.MEDLINE
  • 32
    Mizobuchi Y, Shimizu I, Yasuda M, Hori H, Shono M, Ito S. Retinyl palmitate reduces hepatic fibrosis in rats induced by dimethylnitrosamine or pig serum. J Hepatol 1998;27 (in press).
  • 33
    Hendriks HFJ, Verhoofstad WAMM, Brouver A, De Leeuw AM, Knook DL. Perisinusoidal fat-storing cells are the main vitamin A storage sites in rat liver. Exp Cell Res 1985; 160:138149.MEDLINE
  • 34
    Ohkawa H, Ohishi N, Yagi K. Assay for lipid peroxides in animal tissues by thiobarbituric acid reaction. Anal Biochem 1979; 94:403408.
  • 35
    Lowry OH, Rosebrough NJ, Farr AL, Randall RJ. Protein measurement with the Folin phenol reagent. J Biol Chem 1951; 193:265275.
  • 36
    Myers DK, Slater EC. Enzymatic hydrolysis of adenosine triphohpate by liver mitochondria I. Activities at different pH values. Biochem J 1957; 67:558572.
  • 37
    Steinbrecht I, Augustin W. An improved modification of the biuret method for the determination of protein in turbid materials with high hemoglobin and lipid content. Biomedica Biochimica Acta 1983; 42:335342.MEDLINE
  • 38
    Shivaswamy V, Kurup CKR, Ramasarma T. Ferrous-iron induces lipid peroxidation with little damage to energy transduction in mitochondria. Mol Cell Biochem 1993; 120:141149.MEDLINE
  • 39
    Blois MS. Antioxidant determination by the use of a stable free radical. Nature 1958; 181:11991200.
  • 40
    Sweat F, Puchtler H, Rosenthal SI. Sirius red F3BA as a stain for connective tissue. Arch Pathol 1968; 78:6972.
  • 41
    Muir D, Silvio V, Manthorpe M. An enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for bromodeoxyuridine incorporation using fixed microcultures. Anal Biochem 1990; 185:377382.MEDLINE
  • 42
    Bass DA, Parce JW, Dechatelet LR, Szejda P, Seeds MC, Thomas M. Flow cytometic studies of oxidative product formation by neutrophils: a graded response of membrane stimulation. J Immunol 1983; 130:19101917.MEDLINE
  • 43
    McCord JM, Fridovich I. Superoxide dismutase. An enzymic function for erythrocuprein (hemocuprein). J Biol Chem 1969; 244:60496055.MEDLINE
  • 44
    Rubin E, Hutterer F, Popper H. Experimental hepatic fibrosis without hepatocellular regeneration: a kinetic study. Am J Pathol 1968; 52:111119.MEDLINE
  • 45
    Rojkind M, Pävrez-Tamayo R. Liver fibrosis. Int Rev Connect Tissue Res 1983; 10:333393.MEDLINE
  • 46
    Pinzani M. Novel insights into the biology and physiology of the Ito cell. Pharmacol Ther 1995; 66:387412.MEDLINE
  • 47
    Jezävquel AM, Mancini R, Rinaldesi ML, Macarri G, Venturini C, Orlandi F. A morphological study of the early stages of hepatic fibrosis induced by low doses of dimethylnitrosamine in the rat. J Hepatol 1987; 5:174181.MEDLINE
  • 48
    Pinzani M, Gesualdo L, Sabbah GM, Abboud HE. Effect of platelet-derived growth factor and other polypeptide mitogens on DNA synthesis and growth of cultured liver fat-storing cells. J Clin Invest 1989; 84:17861793.MEDLINE
  • 49
    Matsuoka M, Tsukamoto H. Stimulation of hepatic lipocyte collagen production by Kupffer cell-derived transforming growth factor beta: Implication for a pathogenetic role in alcoholic liver fibrogenesis. Hepatology 1990; 11:599605.MEDLINE
  • 50
    Paronetto F, Popper H. Chronic liver injury induced by immunologic reaction. Cirrhosis following immunization with heterologous sera. Am J Pathol 1966; 49:10871101.MEDLINE
  • 51
    Fennel RH. Chronic liver disease induced in rats by repeated anaphylatic shock. Am J Pathol 1965; 47:173182.
  • 52
    Gressner AM, Zerbe O. Kupffer cell-mediated induction of synthesis and secretion of proteoglycans by rat liver fat-storing cells in culture. J Hepatol 1987; 5:299310.MEDLINE
  • 53
    Yamamoto K, Araki N, Ogawa K. Ultrastructural and ultracytochemical examination of the effects of preadministration of Xiao-Chai-Hu-Tang on hepatic disorders induced by D-galactosamine HCl. Acta Histochem Cytochem 1985; 18:403418.
  • 54
    Amagaya S, Hayakawa M, Ogihara Y, Fujiwara K. Effects of Syo-saiko-to and Dai-saiko-to on carbon tetrachloride-induced hepatic injury in rats. J Med Pharm Soc Wakan-Yaku 1988; 5:129136.
  • 55
    Amagaya S, Hayakawa M, Ogihara Y, Fujiwara K. Effects of Syo-saiko-to and Dai-saiko-to on experimental hepatic fibrosis in rats. J Med Pharm Soc Wakan-Yaku 1988; 5:137145.
  • 56
    Sakaguchi S, Tsutsumi E, Yokota K. Preventive effects of a traditional Chinese medicne (sho-saiko-to) against oxygen toxicity and membrane damage during endotoxemia. Biol Pharm Bull 1933; 16:782786.
  • 57
    Kakumu S, Yoshioka K, Wakita T, Ishikawa T. Effects of TJ-9 Sho-saiko-to (Kampo medicine) on interferon gamma and antibody production specific for hepatitis B virus antigen in patients with type B chronic hepatitis. Int Immunopharmacol 1991; 13:141146.
  • 58
    Rockey DC, Maher JJ, Jarnagin WR, Gabbiani G, Friedman SL. Inhibition of rat hepatic lipocyte activation in culture by interferon-γ. Hepatology 1992; 16:776784.MEDLINE
  • 59
    Czaja MJ, Weiner RF, Takahishi S, Giambrone MA, Van der Miede PH, Schellekens H, Biempica L, et al. γ-Interferon treatment inhibits collagen deposition in murine Schistosomiasis. Hepatology 1989; 10:795800.MEDLINE
  • 60
    Rockey DC, Chung JJ. Interferon γ inhibits lipocyte activation and extracellular matrix mRNA expression during experimental liver injury: implications for treatment of hepatic fibrosis. J Investig Med 1994; 42:660670.MEDLINE
  • 61
    Baroni GS, D'Ambrosio L, Curto P, Casini A, Mancini R, Jezequel AM, Benedetti A. Interferon γ decreases hepatic stellate cell activation and extracellular matrix deposition in rat liver fibrosis. Hepatology 1996; 23:11891199.MEDLINE
  • 62
    Houglum K, Brenner DA, Chojkier M. Inhibition of collagen gene expression by d-α-tocopherol in cultured human fibroblasts. J Clin Invest 1991; 87:22302235.MEDLINE
  • 63
    Houglum K, Filip M, Witztum JL, Chojkier M. Malondialdehyde and 4-hydroxynonenal protein adducts in plasma and liver of rats with iron overload. J Clin Invest 1990; 86:19911998.MEDLINE
  • 64
    Bedossa P, Houglum K, Trautwein C, Holstege A, Chojkier M. Stimulation of collagen α1(I) gene expression is associated with lipid peroxidation in hepatocellular injury. A link to tissue fibrosis? Hepatology 1994; 19:12621271.MEDLINE
  • 65
    Pietrangelo A. Metals, oxidative stress and hepatic fibrogenesis. Semin Liver Dis 1996; 16:1330.MEDLINE
  • 66
    Baroni GS, D'Ambrosio L, Feretti G, Casini A, Di Sario A, Salzano R, Ridolfi F, et al. Fibrogenic effect of oxidative stress on rat hepatic stellate cells. Hepatology 1998; 27:720726.MEDLINE
  • 67
    Sevanian A, Wratten ML, McLeod LL, Kim E. Lipid peroxidation and phospholipase A2 activity in liposomes composed of unsaturated phospholipids: a structural basis for enzyme activation. Biochim Biophys Acta 1988; 961:316327.MEDLINE
  • 68
    Bautista AP, Meszaros K, Bojta J, Spitzer JJ. Superoxide anion generation in the liver during the early stage of endotoxemia in rats. J Leukoc Biol 1990; 48:123128.MEDLINE
  • 69
    Yamashiki M, Kosaka Y, Nishimura A, Okuda Y, Hamaguchi K, Kondo I, Ichida F. The herbal medicine Sho-saiko-to improves cytokine production of peripheral blood mononuclear cells in patients with liver cirrhosis. Curr Ther Res 1993; 54:8697.
  • 70
    Comporti M. Biology of diseases. Lipid peroxidation and cellular damage in toxic liver injury. Lab Invest 1985; 53:599623.MEDLINE
  • 71
    Yoshino M, Ito M, Okajima H, Haneda M, Murakami K. Role of baicalein compounds as antioxidant in the traditional herbal medicine. Biomed Res 1997; 18:349352.
  • 72
    Tatsuta M, Iishi H, Baba M, Nakaizumi A, Uehara H. Inhibition by Xiao-chai-hu-tang (TJ-9) of development of hepatic foci induced by N-nitrosomorpholine in Sprague-Dawley rats. Jpn J Cancer Res 1991; 82:987992.MEDLINE
  • 73
    Yano H, Mizoguchi A, Fukuda K, Haramaki M, Ogasawara S, Momosaki S, Kojiro M. The herbal medicine Sho-saiko-to inhibits proliferation of cancer cell lines by inducing apoptosis and arrest at the G0/G1 phase. Cancer Res 1994; 54:448454.MEDLINE