Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology

Glycyrrhetinic acid might increase the nephrotoxicity of bakuchiol by inhibiting cytochrome P450 isoenzymes

Editor rating: 9 / 10

Jie Liu –– To study the mechanism underlying the incompatibility between Fructus Psoraleae and Licorice is of merit, and use their active ingredients is a plus.
Induced pluripotent stem cells from human hair follicle keratinocytes as a potential source for in vitro hair follicle cloning

Editor rating: 7 / 10

Dunxian Tan –– If the results are confirmed by other researchers, the clinical implications of the current report are significant.
Factors influencing infection and transmission of Anopheles gambiae densovirus (AgDNV) in mosquitoes

Editor rating: 7 / 10

Ewa Chrostek –– Anopheles mosquitoes are the deadliest animals on the planet due to their ability to vector malaria. This work is a small but important step towards full understanding of their biology and possible development of methods enabling control of these insects.
Phytogeographic and genetic variation in Sorbus, a traditional antidiabetic medicine—adaptation in action in both a plant and a discipline

Editor rating: 7 / 10

David Day –– Important cross-disciplinary study combining social science and biochemistry to evaluate traditional medicine.
Therapeutic role of human hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) in treating hair loss

Editor rating: 7 / 10

Martin Poenie –– It adds a new dimension to our understanding of factors that control hair growth
Effects of CO2 laser irradiation on matrix-rich biofilm development formation–an in vitro study

Editor rating: 7 / 10

Praveen Arany –– This paper addresses a key aspect of the increasing, wide spread clinical use of lasers in dentistry.
Synthetic lung surfactants containing SP-B and SP-C peptides plus novel phospholipase-resistant lipids or glycerophospholipids

Editor rating: 7 / 10

Jose Palomo –– ---------------------------
A single-nucleotide-polymorphism-based genotyping assay for simultaneous detection of different carbendazim-resistant genotypes in the Fusarium graminearum species complex

Editor rating: 7 / 10

Blanca Landa –– The technique will be very valuable gor farmers
Effects of 14-day oral low dose selenium nanoparticles and selenite in rat—as determined by metabolite pattern determination

Editor rating: 7 / 10

Joao Rocha –– This manuscript describe the toxicity of two forms of selenium in rodents using as endpoint of toxicity complex metabolic analysis.
Green synthesis of silver nanoparticles in aloe vera plant extract prepared by a hydrothermal method and their synergistic antibacterial activity

Editor rating: 8 / 10

Maria Rosaria Corbo –– In the world there is a great interest in antimicrobials to avoid the chemical toxicity, therefore the green synthesis of metal nanoparticles proposed in this paper represents a valid alternative in terms of cost-effective and environmental friendly advantage.