Table 4

Web of Science Core Collection search strategy

Search component
(number)
Search term typeSearch aliasSearch content
Pharmacological PPAR Targeting
(SC1)
Adapted with modifications from Liu and Wang60
Free-textWOS_PPAR_FREETS = (((“peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor” OR ppar) NEAR/5 (agonist* OR modulator* OR stimulat* OR stimulant* OR activat*)) OR
((“peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha” OR “ppar alpha” OR ppar-alpha OR pparalpha OR ppara OR nr1c1) NEAR/5 (agonist* OR modulator* OR stimulat* OR stimulant* OR activat*)) OR
((“peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor beta” OR “ppar beta” OR ppar-beta OR pparbeta OR pparb OR “peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor delta” OR “ppar delta” OR ppar-delta OR ppardelta OR ppard OR nr1c2) NEAR/5 (agonist* OR modulator* OR stimulat* OR stimulant* OR activat*)) OR
((“peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma” OR “ppar gamma” OR ppar-gamma OR ppargamma OR pparg OR nr1c3) NEAR/5 (agonist* OR modulator* OR stimulat* OR stimulant* OR activat*)) OR
((dual-PPAR OR “dual PPAR” OR PPAR-dual OR “PPAR dual” OR “dual-peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor” OR “dual peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor” OR “peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-dual” OR “peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor dual”) NEAR/5 (agonist* OR modulator* OR stimulat* OR stimulant* OR activat*)) OR
((pan-PPAR OR “pan PPAR” OR PPAR-pan OR “PPAR pan” OR “pan-peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor” OR “pan peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor” OR “peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-pan” OR “peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor pan”) NEAR/5 (agonist* OR modulator* OR stimulat* OR stimulant* OR activat*)) OR
(fibrate OR fibrates OR “fibric acid” OR “fibric acids” OR “fibric acid derivative” OR “fibric acid derivatives” OR bezafibrate OR “bezafibric acid” OR ciprofibrate OR “ciprofibric acid” OR clinofibrate OR “aluminium clofibrate” OR “aluminium clofibric acid” OR clofibrate OR “clofibric acid” OR clofibride OR “choline fenofibrate” OR “choline fenofibric acid” OR fenofibrate OR “fenofibric acid” OR gemfibrozil OR simfibrate) OR
(WY-14,643 OR WY-14643 OR “WY 14,643” OR “WY 14643” OR WY14,643 OR WY14643 OR “pirinixic acid”) OR
(“selective peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor modulat*” OR “selective PPAR modulat*” OR SPPAR OR SPPARM OR “SPPARM alpha” OR SPPARM-alpha OR SPPARMalpha OR SPPARMa OR pemafibrate OR K-877 OR K877) OR
(thiazolidinedione OR thiazolidinediones OR glitazone OR glitazones OR pioglitazone OR rosiglitazone OR troglitazone OR netoglitazone OR rivoglitazone OR ciglitazone OR balaglitazone OR darglitazone OR edaglitazone OR englitazone OR lobeglitazone) OR
(glitazar OR glitazars OR ragaglitazar OR tesaglitazar OR muraglitazar OR naveglitazar OR aleglitazar OR saroglitazar) OR
(lanifibranor OR elafibranor OR “tetradecylthioacetic acid”) OR
((“fatty acid metabolism” OR “fatty acid oxidation”) NEAR/5 (pharmacol*)))
Kidney Disease
(SC2)
Adapted with modifications from Mihajlovic et al61 and from Hickson et al62
Free-textWOS_KIDNEY_FREETS = (“kidney disease” OR “kidney injury” OR “kidney ischemia” OR “kidney ischaemia” OR “kidney diseases” OR “kidney failure” OR “kidney insufficiency” OR “kidney fibrosis” OR “renal disease” OR “renal diseases” OR “renal injury” OR “renal ischemia” OR “renal ischaemia” OR “renal failure” OR “renal insufficiency” OR “renal fibrosis” OR “acute kidney injury” OR “acute renal injury” OR “chronic kidney disease” OR “chronic renal disease” OR “diabetic kidney disease” OR “diabetic renal disease” OR “diabetic nephropathy” OR nephropathy)
Animal Models
(SC3)
Free-textWOS_ANIMAL_FREESYRCLE MEDLINE via PubMed animal search filter63 adapted for Web of Science Core Collection
Final Search
(SC1 AND SC2 AND SC3)
PPAR, kidney disease, and animal model search termsWOS_FINALWOS_PPAR_FREE AND WOS_KIDNEY_FREE AND WOS_ANIMAL_FREE
  • PPAR, peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor; SC, search component; SYRCLE, systematic review center for laboratory experimentation.