Review Article 
The potential theragnostic (diagnostic+therapeutic) application of exosomes in diverse biomedical fields
Yong-Seok Kim1, Jae-Sung Ahn2, Semi Kim2, Hyun-Jin Kim2, Shin-Hee Kim2, and Ju-Seop Kang2, *
Korean J Physiol Pharmacol 2018 Mar; 22(2): 113-125
 Original Article 
Silencing MR-1 attenuates atherosclerosis in ApoE–/– mice induced by angiotensin II through FAK-Akt –mTOR-NF-kappaB signaling pathway
Yixi Chen1, #, Jianping Cao1, #, Qihui Zhao1, #, Haiyong Luo1, Yiguang Wang2, and Wenjian Dai1, *
Korean J Physiol Pharmacol 2018 Mar; 22(2): 127-134
Tumor necrosis factor -converting enzyme inhibitor attenuates lipopolysaccharide-induced reactive oxygen species and mitogen-activated protein kinase expression in human renal proximal tubule epithelial cells
Eun Hui Bae1, In Jin Kim1, Hong Sang Choi1, Ha Yeon Kim1, Chang Seong Kim1, Seong Kwon Ma1, In S. Kim2, and Soo Wan Kim1, *
Korean J Physiol Pharmacol 2018 Mar; 22(2): 135-143
Toll-like receptor 2 promotes neurogenesis from the dentate gyrus after photothrombotic cerebral ischemia in mice
Kyung-Joo Seong1, #, Hyeong-Jun Kim1, #, Bangrong Cai1, Min-Suk Kook2, Ji-Yeon Jung1, *, and Won-Jae Kim1, *
Korean J Physiol Pharmacol 2018 Mar; 22(2): 145-153
The antidepressant action of 3-(2-carboxypiperazin-4-yl)propyl-1-phosphonic acid is mediated by phosphorylation of histone deacetylase 5
Min Hyeop Park1, Miyeon Choi2, Yong-Seok Kim1, 2, *, and Hyeon Son1, 2, *
Korean J Physiol Pharmacol 2018 Mar; 22(2): 155-162
Effects of salmon DNA fraction in vitro and in a monosodium iodoacetate-induced osteoarthritis rat model
Ho Jong Ra1, Mi Young Oh2, Hee Ju Kim2, Seung Yong Lee2, Dae Woon Eom3, Suk Kyu Lee1, Su-Nam Kim4, Kyu Sung Chung5, and Hyuk Jai Jang6, *
Korean J Physiol Pharmacol 2018 Mar; 22(2): 163-172
Oxytocin produces thermal analgesia via vasopressin-1a receptor by modulating TRPV1 and potassium conductance in the dorsal root ganglion neurons
Rafael Taeho Han1, #, Han-Byul Kim2, #, Young-Beom Kim1, Kyungmin Choi1, Gi Yeon Park3, Pa Reum Lee2, JaeHee Lee1, Hye young Kim1, Chul-Kyu Park4, Youngnam Kang5, Seog Bae Oh2, 3, *, and Heung Sik Na1, *
Korean J Physiol Pharmacol 2018 Mar; 22(2): 173-182
Berberine alleviates symptoms of anxiety by enhancing dopamine expression in rats with post-traumatic stress disorder
Bombi Lee1, 2, *, Insop Shim3, Hyejung Lee1, and Dae-Hyun Hahm3, *
Korean J Physiol Pharmacol 2018 Mar; 22(2): 183-192
Fluvastatin inhibits advanced glycation end products-induced proliferation, migration, and extracellular matrix accumulation in vascular smooth muscle cells by targeting connective tissue growth factor
Ae-Rang Hwang1, Ju-Ock Nam2, and Young Jin Kang1,*
Korean J Physiol Pharmacol 2018 Mar; 22(2): 193-201
Hypoxia-dependent mitochondrial fission regulates endothelial progenitor cell migration, invasion, and tube formation
Da Yeon Kim1, Seok Yun Jung1, Yeon Ju Kim1, Songhwa Kang1, Ji Hye Park1, Seung Taek Ji1, Woong Bi Jang1, Shreekrishna Lamichane1, Babita Dahal Lamichane1, Young Chan Chae2, Dongjun Lee3, Joo Seop Chung4, *, and Sang-Mo Kwon1, *
Korean Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology 2018 Mar; 22(2): 203-213
Hydrogen peroxide inhibits Ca2+ efflux through plasma membrane Ca2+-ATPase in mouse parotid acinar cells
Min Jae Kim1, Kyung Jin Choi1, Mi Na Yoon1, Sang Hwan Oh2, Dong Kwan Kim1, Se Hoon Kim1, and Hyung Seo Park1, 3, *
Korean J Physiol Pharmacol 2018 Mar; 22(2): 215-223