The heat shock response, determined by QuantiGene multiplex, is impaired in HD mouse models and not caused by HSF1 reduction

320 views | Feb 14 2022

Casandra Gomez-Paredes et al. found that following pharmacological activation in vivo,the heat shock response impairment in tibialis anterior, brain hemispheres and striatum was comparable between zQ175 and R6/2 mice. [Read the Full Post]

Drug-repurposing against COVID-19 by targeting a key signaling pathway: An in silico study

327 views | Feb 13 2022

Ki Kwang Oh et al. provided three key elements to alleviate COVID-19 symptoms might be anti-inflammatory effects on SARs-CoV-2-infected lung cells. [Read the Full Post]

A Novel Role for the Regulatory Nod-Like Receptor NLRP12 in Anti-Dengue Virus Response

311 views | Jan 28 2022

Xingyu Li et al. demonstrated a novel mechanism that NLRP12 exerted anti-viral properties in DENV and other flaviviruses (JEV, YFV, ZIKV) infection. [Read the Full Post]

The main difference between Alvespimycin vs. 17-DMAG. Biomimetic Platform Based on Mesoporous Platinum for Multisynergistic Cancer Therapy

327 views | Jan 27 2022

Gaoqian Zhao et al. showed that 17-DMAG/MPNPs@PM could accumulate in the tumor and effectively inhibit the growth of tumor cells. [Read the Full Post]

Single cell transcriptomic profiling of neurodegeneration mediated by tau in a novel 3D neuron-astrocyte coculture model

313 views | Jan 14 2022

Hannah Rickner et al. demonstrated the power to model the reduction of tau pathology by drug treatment. [Read the Full Post]

Phase 1 multicenter study of the HSP90 inhibitor SNX-5422 plus carboplatin and paclitaxel in patients with lung cancers

421 views | Dec 17 2021

Martin Gutierrez et al. found that the triplet combination of SNX-5422, carboplatin and paclitaxel followed by maintenance SNX-5422 therapy was well-tolerated and showed anti-tumor activity. [Read the Full Post]

Oral Hsp90 inhibitor SNX-5422 attenuates SARS-CoV-2 replication and dampens inflammation in airway cells

424 views | Dec 16 2021

Ria Goswami et al. found that SNX-5422 interrupted expression of host factors demonstrated to be crucial for SARS-CoV-2 replication. [Read the Full Post]

HSP90 inhibition downregulates DNA replication and repair genes via E2F1 repression

522 views | Dec 05 2021

Hanqing Liu et al. found that HSP90 inhibitors might be useful in combination therapies for MCL. [Read the Full Post]

Investigation of anticancer activities of STA-9090 (ganetespib) as a second generation HSP90 inhibitor in Saos-2 osteosarcoma cells

510 views | Dec 05 2021

Aykut Özgür found the down-regulation of the expression levels of oncogenic genes. [Read the Full Post]

Co-Expression of CD34, CD90, OV-6 and Cell-Surface Vimentin Defines Cancer Stem Cells of Hepatoblastoma, Which Are Affected by Hsp90 Inhibitor 17-AAG

587 views | Oct 26 2021

Mieun Lee-Theilen et al. identified CSCs of hepatoblastoma using CD34, CD90, OV-6 and csVimentin. [Read the Full Post]