ROS generation is involved in titanium dioxide nanoparticle-induced AP-1 activation through p38 MAPK and ERK pathways in JB6 cells

299 views | Nov 04 2021

Lu Kong et al. found that ROS generation was involved in TiO2 NPs-induced AP-1 activation mediated by MAPKs signal pathway. [Read the Full Post]

Arsenic sulfide reverses cisplatin resistance in non-small cell lung cancer in vitro and in vivo through targeting PD-L1

306 views | Oct 22 2021

Wei Tian et al. found that As4 S4 might sensitize NSCLC cells to DDP through targeting p53/miR-34a-5p/PD-L1 axis. [Read the Full Post]

Fabrication of a pH-responsive core-shell nanosystem with a low-temperature photothermal therapy effect for treating bacterial biofilm infection

286 views | Oct 21 2021

Dan Peng et al. found that the release of Zn2+ had an antibacterial/antibiofilm effect. [Read the Full Post]

Dexmedetomidine reduces ventilator-induced lung injury via ERK1/2 pathway activation

370 views | Nov 13 2020

Chun-Hua Zhu et al. found that dexmedetomidine reduced the inflammatory response and epithelial cell death caused by VILI, via the activation of the ERK1/2 signaling pathway. [Read the Full Post]

Cadmium induces apoptosis via generating reactive oxygen species to activate mitochondrial p53 pathway in primary rat osteoblasts

370 views | Oct 27 2020

Jiaming Zheng et al. indicated that Cd could induce apoptosis in osteoblasts by increasing the generation of ROS and activating the mitochondrial p53 signaling pathway, and this mechanism required the transcriptional activation of p53. [Read the Full Post]

The therapeutic effect of the BRD4-degrading PROTAC A1874 in human colon cancer cells

381 views | Oct 26 2020

An-Cheng Qin et al.thought that A1874-induced anti-colon cancer cell activity was more potent than the known BRD4 inhibitors (JQ1, CPI203, and I-BET151). [Read the Full Post]