The Use of Human Foreskins in Medical,
Pharmaceutical, and Other Commercial Enterprises
PGE1 but not PGI2 desensitizes the PGI2 receptor-adenylate cyclase complex in human foreskin fibroblasts. Gorman-RR; Hopkins-NK. Adv-Prostaglandin-Thromboxane-Res. 1980; 8: 1717-21.
Agonist-specific desensitization of PGI2-stimulated cyclic AMP accumulation by PGE1 in human foreskin fibroblasts. Gorman-RR; Hopkins-NK. Prostaglandins. 1980 Jan; 19(1): 2-16.
Inhibition of androgen binding in human foreskin fibroblasts by antiandrogens. Brown-TR; Rothwell-SW; Sultan-C; Migeon-CJ. Steroids. 1981 Jun; 37(6): 635-48.
Growth of human foreskin fibroblasts in a serum-free, defined medium without platelet-derived growth factor. Weinstein-R; Hoover-GA; Majure-J; van-der-Spek-J; Stemerman-MB; Maciag-T. J-Cell-Physiol. 1982 Jan; 110(1): 23-8.
Characterization of steroid binding specificity of the androgen receptor in human foreskin fibroblasts. Cunningham-GR; Lobl-TJ; Cockrell-C; Shao-TC; Tindall-DJ. Steroids. 1983 May; 41(5): 617-26.
Inhibition of androgen metabolism and binding by a liposterolic extract of "Serenoa repens B" in human foreskin fibroblasts. Sultan-C; Terraza-A; Devillier-C; Carilla-E; Briley-M; Loire-C; Descomps-B. J-Steroid-Biochem. 1984 Jan; 20(1): 515-9.
Preferential binding of benzo[a]pyrene diol epoxide to the linker DNA of human foreskin fibroblasts in S phase in the presence of benzamide. Kurian-P; Jeffrey-AM; Milo-GE. Proc-Natl-Acad-Sci-U-S-A. 1985 May; 82(9): 2769-73.
Cryptic urokinase binding sites on human foreskin fibroblasts. Bajpai-A; Baker-JB. Biochem-Biophys-Res-Commun. 1985 Dec 17; 133(2): 475-82.
Intracellular modification of 125I-labeled epidermal growth factor by normal human foreskin fibroblasts. Schaudies-RP; Savage-CR Jr. Endocrinology. 1986 Feb; 118(2): 875-82.
Specific BPDE I modification of replicating and parental DNA from early S phase human foreskin fibroblasts. Ribovich-ML; Kurian-P; Milo-GE. Carcinogenesis. 1986 May; 7(5): 737-44.
The influence of 4-hydroxy-4-androstene-3,17-dione on androgen metabolism and action in cultured human foreskin fibroblasts. Hsiang-YH; Berkovitz-GD; Brown-TR; Migeon-CJ; Brodie-AM. J-Steroid-Biochem. 1987 Jan; 26(1): 131-5.
Growth control of human foreskin fibroblasts and inhibition of extracellular sialidase activity by 2-deoxy-2,3-dehydro-N-acetylneuraminic acid. Usuki-S; Hoops-P; Sweeley-CC. J-Biol-Chem. 1988 Aug 5; 263(22): 10595-9.
Cultured human foreskin fibroblasts produce a factor that stimulates their growth with properties similar to basic fibroblast growth factor. Story-MT. In-Vitro-Cell-Dev-Biol. 1989 May; 25(5): 402-8.
Epidermal growth factor stimulates phosphatidylinositol turnover in human foreskin fibroblasts without activation of protein kinase C. Thompson-DM; Thomas-C; Kinsey-G. J-Cell-Biochem. 1989 Dec; 41(4): 201-5.
Quantitative evaluation of the effects of human carcinogens and related chemicals on human foreskin fibroblasts. Kurian-P; Nesnow-S; Milo-GE. Cell-Biol-Toxicol. 1990 Apr; 6(2): 171-84.
Laminin on Toxoplasma gondii mediates parasite binding to the beta 1 integrin receptor alpha 6 beta 1 on human foreskin fibroblasts and Chinese hamster ovary cells. Furtado-GC; Cao-Y; Joiner-KA. Infect-Immun. 1992 Nov; 60(11): 4925-31.
Avian sarcoma virus RNA synthesis, RNA splicing and virus production in human foreskin fibroblasts: effect of co-infection with human cytomegalovirus. Knight-JB; Stinski-MF; Stoltzfus-CM. J-Gen-Virol. 1993 Dec; 74 (Pt 12): 2629-36.
Subcellular localization of annexins in human foreskin fibroblasts. Barwise-JL; Walker-JH. Biochem-Soc-Trans. 1995 Feb; 23(1): 35S.
Annexins II, IV, V and VI relocate in response to rises in intracellular calcium in human foreskin fibroblasts. Barwise-JL; Walker-JH. J-Cell-Sci. 1996 Jan; 109 ( Pt 1): 247-55.
Bradykinin induces tyrosine phosphorylation in human foreskin fibroblasts and 293 cells transfected with rat B2 kinin receptor. Tippmer-S; Bossenmaier-B; Haring-H. Eur-J-Biochem. 1996 Mar 15; 236(3): 953-9.
Haemophilus ducreyi hemolysin acts as a contact cytotoxin and damages human foreskin fibroblasts in cell culture. Alfa-MJ; DeGagne-P; Totten-PA. Infect-Immun. 1996 Jun; 64(6): 2349-52.
An isogenic haemolysin-deficient mutant of Haemophilus ducreyi lacks the ability to produce cytopathic effects on human foreskin fibroblasts. Palmer-KL; Goldman-WE; Munson-RS Jr. Mol-Microbiol. 1996 Jul; 21(1): 13-9.
Subcellular localization of annexin V in human foreskin fibroblasts: nuclear localization depends on growth state. Barwise-JL; Walker-JH. FEBS-Lett. 1996 Sep 30; 394(2): 213-6.
Attachment of Haemophilus ducreyi to human foreskin fibroblasts involves LOS and fibronectin. Alfa-MJ; DeGagne-P. Microb-Pathog. 1997 Jan; 22(1): 39-46.