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Jing Xuan Kang, Ph.D., M.D.

TitleAssociate Professor of Medicine
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
DepartmentMedicine
AddressMass. General Hospital-East
Laboratory for Lipid Medicine and Technology, Room 4001
149 13th Street
Charlestown MA 02129
Phone617/726-8509
Fax617/726-6144

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  1. Romanatto T, Fiamoncini J, Wang B, Curi R, Kang JX. Elevated tissue omega-3 fatty acid status prevents age-related glucose intolerance in fat-1 transgenic mice. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2014 Feb; 1842(2):186-91.
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  2. Yamashita A, Kawana K, Tomio K, Taguchi A, Isobe Y, Iwamoto R, Masuda K, Furuya H, Nagamatsu T, Nagasaka K, Arimoto T, Oda K, Wada-Hiraike O, Yamashita T, Taketani Y, Kang JX, Kozuma S, Arai H, Arita M, Osuga Y, Fujii T. Increased tissue levels of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids prevents pathological preterm birth. Sci Rep. 2013; 3:3113.
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  3. Kang JX. Nutrigenomics and cancer therapy. J Nutrigenet Nutrigenomics. 2013; 6(3):I-II.
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  4. Zou Z, Bellenger S, Massey KA, Nicolaou A, Geissler A, Bidu C, Bonnotte B, Pierre AS, Minville-Walz M, Rialland M, Seubert J, Kang JX, Lagrost L, Narce M, Bellenger J. Inhibition of the HER2 pathway by n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids prevents breast cancer in fat-1 transgenic mice. J Lipid Res. 2013 Dec; 54(12):3453-63.
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  5. Tomio K, Kawana K, Taguchi A, Isobe Y, Iwamoto R, Yamashita A, Kojima S, Mori M, Nagamatsu T, Arimoto T, Oda K, Osuga Y, Taketani Y, Kang JX, Arai H, Arita M, Kozuma S, Fujii T. Omega-3 polyunsaturated Fatty acids suppress the cystic lesion formation of peritoneal endometriosis in transgenic mouse models. PLoS One. 2013; 8(9):e73085.
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  6. Orr SK, Palumbo S, Bosetti F, Mount HT, Kang JX, Greenwood CE, Ma DW, Serhan CN, Bazinet RP. Unesterified docosahexaenoic acid is protective in neuroinflammation. J Neurochem. 2013 Nov; 127(3):378-93.
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  7. Kang JX, Gleason ED. Omega-3 Fatty acids and hippocampal neurogenesis in depression. CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets. 2013 Jun 14; 12(4):460-5.
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  8. Kang JX. Gut microbiota and personalized nutrition. J Nutrigenet Nutrigenomics. 2013; 6(2):I-II.
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  9. Kang JX, Liu A. The role of the tissue omega-6/omega-3 fatty acid ratio in regulating tumor angiogenesis. Cancer Metastasis Rev. 2013 Jun; 32(1-2):201-10.
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  10. Zhang LT, Zhang LJ, Zhang JJ, Ye XX, Xie AM, Chen LY, Kang JX, Cai C. Quantification of the sixth DNA base 5-hydroxymethylcytosine in colorectal cancer tissue and C-26 cell line. Bioanalysis. 2013 Apr; 5(7):839-45.
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  11. Pender-Cudlip MC, Krag KJ, Martini D, Yu J, Guidi A, Skinner SS, Zhang Y, Qu X, He C, Xu Y, Qian SY, Kang JX. Delta-6-desaturase activity and arachidonic acid synthesis are increased in human breast cancer tissue. Cancer Sci. 2013 Jun; 104(6):760-4.
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  12. Huang LL, Wan JB, Wang B, He CW, Ma H, Li TW, Kang JX. Suppression of acute ethanol-induced hepatic steatosis by docosahexaenoic acid is associated with downregulation of stearoyl-CoA desaturase 1 and inflammatory cytokines. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2013 May; 88(5):347-53.
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  13. Zhang J, Zhang L, Ye X, Chen L, Zhang L, Gao Y, Kang JX, Cai C. Characteristics of fatty acid distribution is associated with colorectal cancer prognosis. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2013 May; 88(5):355-60.
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  14. Kang JX. Dr. Alexander Leaf, an exemplary physician-scientist and a great man: A true leader in the study of fatty acids and lipids. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2013 Mar; 88(3):197-9.
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  15. Kang JX. Nutrigenomics and systems biology. J Nutrigenet Nutrigenomics. 2012; 5(6):I-II.
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  16. Lim SN, Gladman SJ, Dyall SC, Patel U, Virani N, Kang JX, Priestley JV, Michael-Titus AT. Transgenic mice with high endogenous omega-3 fatty acids are protected from spinal cord injury. Neurobiol Dis. 2013 Mar; 51:104-12.
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  17. Kang JX. Reduction of heart rate by omega-3 fatty acids and the potential underlying mechanisms. Front Physiol. 2012; 3:416.
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  18. He C, Qu X, Wan J, Rong R, Huang L, Cai C, Zhou K, Gu Y, Qian SY, Kang JX. Inhibiting delta-6 desaturase activity suppresses tumor growth in mice. PLoS One. 2012; 7(10):e47567.
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  19. Maclennan MB, Clarke SE, Perez K, Wood GA, Muller WJ, Kang JX, Ma DW. Mammary tumor development is directly inhibited by lifelong n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids. J Nutr Biochem. 2013 Jan; 24(1):388-95.
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  20. Kang JX. Identification of metabolic biomarkers for personalized nutrition. J Nutrigenet Nutrigenomics. 2012; 5(2):I-II.
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  21. Kang JX. The coming of age of nutrigenetics and nutrigenomics. J Nutrigenet Nutrigenomics. 2012; 5(1):I-II.
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  22. Zhang L, Zhang L, Zhou K, Ye X, Zhang J, Xie A, Chen L, Kang JX, Cai C. Simultaneous determination of global DNA methylation and hydroxymethylation levels by hydrophilic interaction liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry. J Biomol Screen. 2012 Aug; 17(7):877-84.
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  23. He C, Rong R, Liu J, Wan J, Zhou K, Kang JX. Effects of Coptis extract combined with chemotherapeutic agents on ROS production, multidrug resistance, and cell growth in A549 human lung cancer cells. Chin Med. 2012; 7(1):11.
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  24. Algamas-Dimantov A, Davidovsky D, Ben-Ari J, Kang JX, Peri I, Hertz R, Bar-Tana J, Schwartz B. Amelioration of diabesity-induced colorectal ontogenesis by omega-3 fatty acids in mice. J Lipid Res. 2012 Jun; 53(6):1056-70.
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  25. Jiao J, Kang JX, Tan R, Wang J, Zhang Y. Multiplex time-reducing quantitative polymerase chain reaction assay for determination of telomere length in blood and tissue DNA. Anal Bioanal Chem. 2012 Apr; 403(1):157-66.
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  26. Gladman SJ, Huang W, Lim SN, Dyall SC, Boddy S, Kang JX, Knight MM, Priestley JV, Michael-Titus AT. Improved outcome after peripheral nerve injury in mice with increased levels of endogenous ?-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids. J Neurosci. 2012 Jan 11; 32(2):563-71.
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  27. Kang JX. The omega-6/omega-3 fatty acid ratio in chronic diseases: animal models and molecular aspects. World Rev Nutr Diet. 2011; 102:22-9.
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  28. Purwaha P, Gu Y, Kelavkar U, Kang JX, Law B, Wu E, Qian SY. LC/ESR/MS study of pH-dependent radical generation from 15-LOX-catalyzed DPA peroxidation. Free Radic Biol Med. 2011 Oct 1; 51(7):1461-70.
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  29. Bilal S, Haworth O, Wu L, Weylandt KH, Levy BD, Kang JX. Fat-1 transgenic mice with elevated omega-3 fatty acids are protected from allergic airway responses. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2011 Sep; 1812(9):1164-9.
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  30. Kang JX. Omega-3: a link between global climate change and human health. Biotechnol Adv. 2011 Jul-Aug; 29(4):388-90.
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  31. Weylandt KH, Krause LF, Gomolka B, Chiu CY, Bilal S, Nadolny A, Waechter SF, Fischer A, Rothe M, Kang JX. Suppressed liver tumorigenesis in fat-1 mice with elevated omega-3 fatty acids is associated with increased omega-3 derived lipid mediators and reduced TNF-a. Carcinogenesis. 2011 Jun; 32(6):897-903.
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  32. Bellenger J, Bellenger S, Bataille A, Massey KA, Nicolaou A, Rialland M, Tessier C, Kang JX, Narce M. High pancreatic n-3 fatty acids prevent STZ-induced diabetes in fat-1 mice: inflammatory pathway inhibition. Diabetes. 2011 Apr; 60(4):1090-9.
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  33. Lebbadi M, Julien C, Phivilay A, Tremblay C, Emond V, Kang JX, Calon F. Endogenous conversion of omega-6 into omega-3 fatty acids improves neuropathology in an animal model of Alzheimer's disease. J Alzheimers Dis. 2011; 27(4):853-69.
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  34. Bousquet M, Gue K, Emond V, Julien P, Kang JX, Cicchetti F, Calon F. Transgenic conversion of omega-6 into omega-3 fatty acids in a mouse model of Parkinson's disease. J Lipid Res. 2011 Feb; 52(2):263-71.
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  35. Kang JX. Effect of ?-3 fatty acids on life span. Nutrition. 2011 Mar; 27(3):333.
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  36. Smith BK, Holloway GP, Reza-Lopez S, Jeram SM, Kang JX, Ma DW. A decreased n-6/n-3 ratio in the fat-1 mouse is associated with improved glucose tolerance. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2010 Oct; 35(5):699-706.
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  37. Kang JX. Differential effects of omega-6 and omega-3 fatty acids on telomere length. Am J Clin Nutr. 2010 Nov; 92(5):1276-7; author reply 1277.
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  38. White PJ, Arita M, Taguchi R, Kang JX, Marette A. Transgenic restoration of long-chain n-3 fatty acids in insulin target tissues improves resolution capacity and alleviates obesity-linked inflammation and insulin resistance in high-fat-fed mice. Diabetes. 2010 Dec; 59(12):3066-73.
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  39. Wan JB, Huang LL, Rong R, Tan R, Wang J, Kang JX. Endogenously decreasing tissue n-6/n-3 fatty acid ratio reduces atherosclerotic lesions in apolipoprotein E-deficient mice by inhibiting systemic and vascular inflammation. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2010 Dec; 30(12):2487-94.
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  40. Lau BY, Ward WE, Kang JX, Ma DW. Fat-1 gene modulates the fatty acid composition of femoral and vertebral phospholipids. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2010 Aug; 35(4):447-55.
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  41. Gravaghi C, La Perle KM, Ogrodwski P, Kang JX, Quimby F, Lipkin M, Lamprecht SA. Cox-2 expression, PGE(2) and cytokines production are inhibited by endogenously synthesized n-3 PUFAs in inflamed colon of fat-1 mice. J Nutr Biochem. 2011 Apr; 22(4):360-5.
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  42. Shen LR, Lai CQ, Feng X, Parnell LD, Wan JB, Wang JD, Li D, Ordovas JM, Kang JX. Drosophila lacks C20 and C22 PUFAs. J Lipid Res. 2010 Oct; 51(10):2985-92.
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  43. Orr SK, Tong JY, Kang JX, Ma DW, Bazinet RP. The fat-1 mouse has brain docosahexaenoic acid levels achievable through fish oil feeding. Neurochem Res. 2010 May; 35(5):811-9.
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  44. Boudrault C, Bazinet RP, Kang JX, Ma DW. Cyclooxygenase-2 and n-6 PUFA are lower and DHA is higher in the cortex of fat-1 mice. Neurochem Int. 2010 Mar; 56(4):585-9.
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  45. Wan JB, Lee SM, Wang JD, Wang N, He CW, Wang YT, Kang JX. Panax notoginseng reduces atherosclerotic lesions in ApoE-deficient mice and inhibits TNF-alpha-induced endothelial adhesion molecule expression and monocyte adhesion. J Agric Food Chem. 2009 Aug 12; 57(15):6692-7.
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  46. Rahman MM, Bhattacharya A, Banu J, Kang JX, Fernandes G. Endogenous n-3 fatty acids protect ovariectomy induced bone loss by attenuating osteoclastogenesis. J Cell Mol Med. 2009 Aug; 13(8B):1833-44.
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  47. He C, Qu X, Cui L, Wang J, Kang JX. Improved spatial learning performance of fat-1 mice is associated with enhanced neurogenesis and neuritogenesis by docosahexaenoic acid. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Jul 7; 106(27):11370-5.
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  48. Lau BY, Ward WE, Kang JX, Ma DW. Vertebrae of developing fat-1 mice have greater strength and lower n-6/n-3 fatty acid ratio. Exp Biol Med (Maywood). 2009 Jun; 234(6):632-8.
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  49. Habbel P, Weylandt KH, Lichopoj K, Nowak J, Purschke M, Wang JD, He CW, Baumgart DC, Kang JX. Docosahexaenoic acid suppresses arachidonic acid-induced proliferation of LS-174T human colon carcinoma cells. World J Gastroenterol. 2009 Mar 7; 15(9):1079-84.
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  50. Suh M, Sauvé Y, Merrells KJ, Kang JX, Ma DW. Supranormal electroretinogram in fat-1 mice with retinas enriched in docosahexaenoic acid and n-3 very long chain fatty acids (C24-C36). Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2009 Sep; 50(9):4394-401.
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  51. Ménesi D, Kitajka K, Molnár E, Kis Z, Belleger J, Narce M, Kang JX, Puskás LG, Das UN. Gene and protein expression profiling of the fat-1 mouse brain. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2009 Jan; 80(1):33-42.
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  52. Mayer K, Kiessling A, Ott J, Schaefer MB, Hecker M, Henneke I, Schulz R, Günther A, Wang J, Wu L, Roth J, Seeger W, Kang JX. Acute lung injury is reduced in fat-1 mice endogenously synthesizing n-3 fatty acids. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2009 Mar 15; 179(6):474-83.
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  53. Freudiger CW, Min W, Saar BG, Lu S, Holtom GR, He C, Tsai JC, Kang JX, Xie XS. Label-free biomedical imaging with high sensitivity by stimulated Raman scattering microscopy. Science. 2008 Dec 19; 322(5909):1857-61.
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  54. Liu J, He C, Zhou K, Wang J, Kang JX. Coptis extracts enhance the anticancer effect of estrogen receptor antagonists on human breast cancer cells. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2009 Jan 9; 378(2):174-8.
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  55. Araujo P, Nguyen TT, Frøyland L, Wang J, Kang JX. Evaluation of a rapid method for the quantitative analysis of fatty acids in various matrices. J Chromatogr A. 2008 Nov 28; 1212(1-2):106-13.
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  56. Weylandt KH, Nadolny A, Kahlke L, Köhnke T, Schmöcker C, Wang J, Lauwers GY, Glickman JN, Kang JX. Reduction of inflammation and chronic tissue damage by omega-3 fatty acids in fat-1 transgenic mice with pancreatitis. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2008 Nov; 1782(11):634-41.
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  57. Lau BY, Ward WE, Kang JX, Ma DW. Femur EPA and DHA are correlated with femur biomechanical strength in young fat-1 mice. J Nutr Biochem. 2009 Jun; 20(6):453-61.
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  58. Jia Q, Lupton JR, Smith R, Weeks BR, Callaway E, Davidson LA, Kim W, Fan YY, Yang P, Newman RA, Kang JX, McMurray DN, Chapkin RS. Reduced colitis-associated colon cancer in Fat-1 (n-3 fatty acid desaturase) transgenic mice. Cancer Res. 2008 May 15; 68(10):3985-91.
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  59. Kang JX. A transgenic mouse model for gene-nutrient interactions. J Nutrigenet Nutrigenomics. 2008; 1(4):172-7.
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  60. Leaf A, Kang JX, Xiao YF. Fish oil fatty acids as cardiovascular drugs. Curr Vasc Pharmacol. 2008 Jan; 6(1):1-12.
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  61. Kang JX, Weylandt KH. Modulation of inflammatory cytokines by omega-3 fatty acids. Subcell Biochem. 2008; 49:133-43.
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  62. Kang JX. Fat-1 transgenic mice: a new model for omega-3 research. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2007 Nov-Dec; 77(5-6):263-7.
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  63. Taha AY, Huot PS, Reza-López S, Prayitno NR, Kang JX, Burnham WM, Ma DW. Seizure resistance in fat-1 transgenic mice endogenously synthesizing high levels of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids. J Neurochem. 2008 Apr; 105(2):380-8.
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  64. Nowak J, Weylandt KH, Habbel P, Wang J, Dignass A, Glickman JN, Kang JX. Colitis-associated colon tumorigenesis is suppressed in transgenic mice rich in endogenous n-3 fatty acids. Carcinogenesis. 2007 Sep; 28(9):1991-5.
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  65. Berquin IM, Min Y, Wu R, Wu J, Perry D, Cline JM, Thomas MJ, Thornburg T, Kulik G, Smith A, Edwards IJ, D'Agostino R, Zhang H, Wu H, Kang JX, Chen YQ. Modulation of prostate cancer genetic risk by omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids. J Clin Invest. 2007 Jul; 117(7):1866-75.
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  66. Connor KM, SanGiovanni JP, Lofqvist C, Aderman CM, Chen J, Higuchi A, Hong S, Pravda EA, Majchrzak S, Carper D, Hellstrom A, Kang JX, Chew EY, Salem N, Serhan CN, Smith LE. Increased dietary intake of omega-3-polyunsaturated fatty acids reduces pathological retinal angiogenesis. Nat Med. 2007 Jul; 13(7):868-73.
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  67. Liu YE, Pu W, Wang J, Kang JX, Shi YE. Activation of Stat5 and induction of a pregnancy-like mammary gland differentiation by eicosapentaenoic and docosapentaenoic omega-3 fatty acids. FEBS J. 2007 Jul; 274(13):3351-62.
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  68. Weylandt KH, Kang JX, Wiedenmann B, Baumgart DC. Lipoxins and resolvins in inflammatory bowel disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2007 Jun; 13(6):797-9.
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  69. Kang JX, Leaf A. Why the omega-3 piggy should go to market. Nat Biotechnol. 2007 May; 25(5):505-6; author reply 506.
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  70. Schmöcker C, Weylandt KH, Kahlke L, Wang J, Lobeck H, Tiegs G, Berg T, Kang JX. Omega-3 fatty acids alleviate chemically induced acute hepatitis by suppression of cytokines. Hepatology. 2007 Apr; 45(4):864-9.
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  71. Sung B, Wang S, Zhou B, Lim G, Yang L, Zeng Q, Lim JA, Wang JD, Kang JX, Mao J. Altered spinal arachidonic acid turnover after peripheral nerve injury regulates regional glutamate concentration and neuropathic pain behaviors in rats. Pain. 2007 Sep; 131(1-2):121-31.
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  72. Bhattacharya A, Chandrasekar B, Rahman MM, Banu J, Kang JX, Fernandes G. Inhibition of inflammatory response in transgenic fat-1 mice on a calorie-restricted diet. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2006 Oct 27; 349(3):925-30.
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  73. Xia S, Lu Y, Wang J, He C, Hong S, Serhan CN, Kang JX. Melanoma growth is reduced in fat-1 transgenic mice: impact of omega-6/omega-3 essential fatty acids. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 Aug 15; 103(33):12499-504.
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  74. Hudert CA, Weylandt KH, Lu Y, Wang J, Hong S, Dignass A, Serhan CN, Kang JX. Transgenic mice rich in endogenous omega-3 fatty acids are protected from colitis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 Jul 25; 103(30):11276-81.
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  75. Lai L, Kang JX, Li R, Wang J, Witt WT, Yong HY, Hao Y, Wax DM, Murphy CN, Rieke A, Samuel M, Linville ML, Korte SW, Evans RW, Starzl TE, Prather RS, Dai Y. Generation of cloned transgenic pigs rich in omega-3 fatty acids. Nat Biotechnol. 2006 Apr; 24(4):435-6.
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  76. Ma DW, Ngo V, Huot PS, Kang JX. N-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids endogenously synthesized in fat-1 mice are enriched in the mammary gland. Lipids. 2006 Jan; 41(1):35-9.
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  77. Leaf A, Albert CM, Josephson M, Steinhaus D, Kluger J, Kang JX, Cox B, Zhang H, Schoenfeld D. Prevention of fatal arrhythmias in high-risk subjects by fish oil n-3 fatty acid intake. Circulation. 2005 Nov 1; 112(18):2762-8.
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  78. Weylandt KH, Kang JX. Rethinking lipid mediators. Lancet. 2005 Aug 20-26; 366(9486):618-20.
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  79. Kang JX, Liu J, Wang J, He C, Li FP. The extract of huanglian, a medicinal herb, induces cell growth arrest and apoptosis by upregulation of interferon-beta and TNF-alpha in human breast cancer cells. Carcinogenesis. 2005 Nov; 26(11):1934-9.
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  80. Kang JX, Wang J. A simplified method for analysis of polyunsaturated fatty acids. BMC Biochem. 2005; 6:5.
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  81. Xia SH, Wang J, Kang JX. Decreased n-6/n-3 fatty acid ratio reduces the invasive potential of human lung cancer cells by downregulation of cell adhesion/invasion-related genes. Carcinogenesis. 2005 Apr; 26(4):779-84.
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  82. Kang JX. Balance of omega-6/omega-3 essential fatty acids is important for health. The evidence from gene transfer studies. World Rev Nutr Diet. 2005; 95:93-102.
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  83. Leaf A, Kang JX, Xiao YF. Omega-3 fatty acids and ventricular arrhythmias. World Rev Nutr Diet. 2005; 94:129-38.
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  84. Chen Z, Ge Y, Kang JX. Down-regulation of the M6P/IGF-II receptor increases cell proliferation and reduces apoptosis in neonatal rat cardiac myocytes. BMC Cell Biol. 2004 Apr 28; 5:15.
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  85. Kang JX, Wang J, Wu L, Kang ZB. Transgenic mice: fat-1 mice convert n-6 to n-3 fatty acids. Nature. 2004 Feb 5; 427(6974):504.
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  86. Kang JX. Achieving balance in the omega-6/omega-3 ratio through nutrigenomics. World Rev Nutr Diet. 2004; 93:92-8.
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  87. Leaf A, Kang JX, Xiao YF, Billman GE. Clinical prevention of sudden cardiac death by n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and mechanism of prevention of arrhythmias by n-3 fish oils. Circulation. 2003 Jun 3; 107(21):2646-52.
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  88. Leaf A, Xiao YF, Kang JX, Billman GE. Prevention of sudden cardiac death by n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids. Pharmacol Ther. 2003 Jun; 98(3):355-77.
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  89. Kang JX. The importance of omega-6/omega-3 fatty acid ratio in cell function. The gene transfer of omega-3 fatty acid desaturase. World Rev Nutr Diet. 2003; 92:23-36.
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  90. Ge Y, Wang X, Chen Z, Landman N, Lo EH, Kang JX. Gene transfer of the Caenorhabditis elegans n-3 fatty acid desaturase inhibits neuronal apoptosis. J Neurochem. 2002 Sep; 82(6):1360-6.
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  91. Xie S, Kang JX. Differential expression of the mannose 6-phosphate/ insulin-like growth factor-II receptor in human breast cancer cell lines of different invasive potential. Med Sci Monit. 2002 Aug; 8(8):BR293-300.
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  92. Chen Z, Ge Y, Landman N, Kang JX. Decreased expression of the mannose 6-phosphate/insulin-like growth factor-II receptor promotes growth of human breast cancer cells. BMC Cancer. 2002 Jul 30; 2:18.
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  93. Ge Y, Chen Z, Kang ZB, Cluette-Brown J, Laposata M, Kang JX. Effects of adenoviral gene transfer of C. elegans n-3 fatty acid desaturase on the lipid profile and growth of human breast cancer cells. Anticancer Res. 2002 Mar-Apr; 22(2A):537-43.
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  94. Kang JX, Bell J, Beard RL, Chandraratna RA. Mannose 6-phosphate/insulin-like growth factor II receptor mediates the growth-inhibitory effects of retinoids. Cell Growth Differ. 1999 Aug; 10(8):591-600.
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  95. Kang JX, Bell J, Leaf A, Beard RL, Chandraratna RA. Retinoic acid alters the intracellular trafficking of the mannose-6-phosphate/insulin-like growth factor II receptor and lysosomal enzymes. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1998 Nov 10; 95(23):13687-91.
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  96. Kang JX, Li Y, Leaf A. Mannose-6-phosphate/insulin-like growth factor-II receptor is a receptor for retinoic acid. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1997 Dec 9; 94(25):13671-6.
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