Antineoplastic and Immunosuppressive Antibiotics

Synthesis, structural characterization, DFT calculations, molecular docking, and molecular dynamics simulations of a novel ferrocene derivative to unravel its potential antitumor activity

23 views | Jun 12 2022

Mohamed M Hammoud et al. revealed the antitumor potential of ferrocene derivative (10) through targeting and inhibiting mitogen-activated protein (MAP) kinases interacting kinase (Mnk) 1.Communicated by Ramaswamy H. Sarma. [Read the Full Post]

Evaluation of mitochondrial oxidative toxicity in mammalian cardiomyocytes by determining the highly reproducible and reliable increase in mitochondrial superoxides after exposure to therapeutic drugs

95 views | May 27 2022

Dohee Ahn et al. found that a screening system using MitoSOX™ had the potential to be applied as a reliable biomarker for determining mitochondrial oxidative toxicity in new drug development. [Read the Full Post]

Intron retention coupled with nonsense-mediated decay is involved in cellulase biosynthesis in cellulolytic fungi

79 views | May 20 2022

Yichen Gao et al. provided better understanding on intron retention, the NMD pathway, and cellulase production mechanism in filamentous fungi. [Read the Full Post]

Impact of optimal vaccination and social distancing on COVID-19 pandemic

62 views | May 10 2022

Sangeeta Saha et al. observed that maintaining physical distancing and taking vaccines at an early stage decreases the infection level significantly in the environment by reducing the probability of becoming infected. [Read the Full Post]

Phase II Clinical and Translational Study of Everolimus ± Paclitaxel as First-Line Therapy in Cisplatin-Ineligible Advanced Urothelial Carcinoma

90 views | Apr 25 2022

Tomi Jun et al. thought that everolimus plus paclitaxel demonstrated clinical activity in cisplatin-ineligible patients with metastatic UC, although the specific contribution of everolimus could not be delineated. [Read the Full Post]

First-line therapy in non-small cell lung cancer patients with EGFR activating mutations: a consideration of the clinical position of osimertinib based on the subset of Japanese patients in the FLAURA study

88 views | Apr 22 2022

Yoko Tsukita et al. reviewed data from the randomized clinical trials of first-line EGFR-TKIs including a subset of Japanese patients and discussed first-line therapies for patients with NSCLC harbouring EGFR mutations. [Read the Full Post]

Clinically relevant CHK1 inhibitors abrogate wild-type and Y537S mutant ERα expression and proliferation in luminal primary and metastatic breast cancer cells

165 views | Apr 20 2022

Sara Pescatori et al. thought that CHK1 could be considered as an appealing novel pharmacological target for the treatment of luminal primary and MBCs. [Read the Full Post]

Screening of the ubiquitin-proteasome system activators for anti-Alzheimer's disease by the high-content fluorescence imaging system

0 views | Feb 03 2022

Yi-Ling Wang found that a novel insight into the discovery and development of anti-AD drugs. [Read the Full Post]

A standard knockout procedure alters expression of adjacent loci at the translational level

143 views | Feb 02 2022

Artyom A Egorov et al. estimated that in as much as ∼1/5 of knockout strains the expression of neighboring genes might be substantially (>2-fold) deregulated at the level of translation. [Read the Full Post]

Cannabidiol Inhibits In Vitro Human Liver Microsomal Metabolism of Remdesivir: A Promising Adjuvant for COVID-19 Treatment

291 views | Dec 19 2021

Aishwarya Saraswat et al. suggested that CBD significantly inhibited human liver microsomal metabolism of RDV and extended its in vitro half-life. [Read the Full Post]