Blog of Signaling Pathways

Epiprofin Transcriptional Activation Promotes Ameloblast Induction From Mouse Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells via the BMP-Smad Signaling Axis

1 views | Aug 14 2022

Xinchao Miaosuggested that Epfn was a promising target for inducing the differentiation of ameloblasts, which could be used in enamel and tooth regeneration. [Read the Full Post]

A truncated derivative of FGFR1 kinase cooperates with FLT3 and KIT to transform hematopoietic stem cells in syndromic and de novo AML

1 views | Aug 14 2022

Baohuan Cai et al. demonstrated a novel model for transformation of hematopoietic stem cells by chimeric FGFR1 kinases with the combined effects of direct protein activation by the full-length kinases and transcriptional regulation by the truncated nuclear tnFGFR1 derivative. [Read the Full Post]

Evaluation of the Efficacy of Saracatinib-Loaded Nanoparticles in Lymphatic Metastases of HNSCC with the Aid of Bioluminescence Imaging

2 views | Aug 13 2022

Liwei Lang et al. showed great potential to evaluate treatments on metastatic diseases with the aid of bioluminescent technology. [Read the Full Post]

Protein kinase C targeting of luminal (T-47D), luminal/HER2-positive (BT474), and triple negative (HCC1806) breast cancer cells in-vitro with AEB071 (Sotrastaurin) is efficient but mediated by subtype specific molecular effects

3 views | Aug 12 2022

Veruschka Albert et al. thought that a combined targeting of PKC and a subtype specific driver molecule might complement specified breast cancer treatment. [Read the Full Post]

Inhibiting SRC activity attenuates kainic-acid induced mouse epilepsy via reducing NR2B phosphorylation and full-length NR2B expression

2 views | Aug 12 2022

Lu Liu et al. found that the early application of SRC inhibitors exerted protective effects on seizure severity, loss of neurons, and sprouting of mossy fibres in KA-induced mouse epilepsy. [Read the Full Post]

BMP2 inhibits cell proliferation by downregulating EZH2 in gastric cancer

2 views | Aug 12 2022

Zilu Chen et al. found that BMP2 might be a new therapeutic target for gastric cancer treatment. [Read the Full Post]

Chloroquine-Induced DNA Damage Synergizes with Nonhomologous End Joining Inhibition to Cause Ovarian Cancer Cell Cytotoxicity

2 views | Aug 11 2022

María Ovejero-Sánchez et al. found that NHEJ inhibition increased the persistence of γH2AX foci after CQ-induced DNA damage, revealing an essential role of this pathway in the repair of the lesions. [Read the Full Post]

The CBP/β-Catenin Antagonist, ICG-001, Inhibits Tumor Metastasis via Blocking of the miR-134/ITGB1 Axis-Mediated Cell Adhesion in Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

2 views | Aug 11 2022

Luo Chen et al. showed that ICG-001 transient overexpression of miR-134 or stable overexpression of miR-134 could significantly reduce the lung metastasis of NPC cells. [Read the Full Post]

Therapeutic targeting of TANK-binding kinase signaling towards anticancer drug development: Challenges and opportunities

3 views | Aug 10 2022

Manzar Alam et al. highlighted the therapeutic potential of potent and selective TBK1 inhibitors, including Amlexanox, Compound II, BX795, MRT67307, SR8185 AZ13102909, CYT387, GSK8612, BAY985, and Domainex. [Read the Full Post]

Lung Cancer Targeted Chemoradiotherapy via Dual-Stimuli Responsive Biodegradable Core-Shell Nanoparticles

5 views | Aug 10 2022

Roshni Iyer et al. found that E-DSNPs displayed very high uptake by lung cancer cells compared to healthy lung epithelial cells. [Read the Full Post]

Impact of CFTR Modulators on Beta-Cell Function in Children and Young Adults with Cystic Fibrosis

5 views | Aug 09 2022

Claudia Piona et al. showed that treatment of CF patients with CFTR modulators did not significantly ameliorate glucose homeostasis and/or any of its direct determinants. [Read the Full Post]

Effect of ALA-PDT on inhibition of oral precancerous cell growth and its related mechanisms

6 views | Aug 09 2022

Jian-Qiu Jin et al. indicated that ALA-PDT could be a promising alternative treatment against oral precancerous lesions. [Read the Full Post]

Repeated exposure to sevoflurane in neonatal rats impairs cognition in adulthood via the PKA-CREB-BDNF signaling pathway

11 views | Aug 08 2022

Jili Zhao et al. found that PKA-CREB-BDNF signaling served an important role in the cognitive decline caused by neonatal exposure to Sev. [Read the Full Post]

Therapeutic potential of inhibiting histone 3 lysine 27 demethylases: a review of the literature

7 views | Aug 08 2022

Jeries Abu-Hanna et al. suggested that inhibiting H3K27 demethylases held immense therapeutic potential in many diseases. [Read the Full Post]

Inhibition of CBP/β-catenin signaling ameliorated fibrosis in cholestatic liver disease

13 views | Aug 07 2022

Masamichi Kimura et al. highlighted the therapeutic effect of CBP/β-catenin inhibition in cholestatic liver diseases. [Read the Full Post]

Downregulation of miR-34c-5p alleviates chronic intermittent hypoxia-induced myocardial damage by targeting sirtuin 1

7 views | Aug 07 2022

Jun Zhang found that antagomiR-34c-5p injection markedly elevated Sirt1 protein expression in CIH-stimulated mice. AntagomiR-34c-5p or Sirt1 activator SRT1720 administration exhibited the antioxidative activity and cardioprotective roles in CIH-stimulated mice. [Read the Full Post]

The Protective Effects of Acetazolamide Against Homocysteine-Induced Blood-Brain-Barrier Disruption by Regulating the Activation of the Wnt/β-Catenin Signaling Pathway

0 views | Aug 06 2022

Chuo Li et al. found that acetazolamide mitigated the Hcy-induced compromised brain vascular endothelial integrity by regulating the activation of the Wnt/β-catenin signaling pathway. [Read the Full Post]

Chinese Medicine, Succinum, Ameliorates Cognitive Impairment of Carotid Artery Ligation Rats and Inhibits Apoptosis of HT22 Hippocampal Cells via Regulation of the GSK3β/β-Catenin Pathway

5 views | Aug 06 2022

Chongqi Wei et al. revealed the neuronal function of succinum, which explained the traditional effects of succinum and provided more modern scientific basis for its clinical application. [Read the Full Post]

Alpelisib combination treatment as novel targeted therapy against hepatocellular carcinoma

12 views | Aug 05 2022

Hongwei Xu et al. demonstrated that alpelisib was effective for treating PIK3CA-mutated HCC by inhibiting MAPK and AKT cascades. [Read the Full Post]

Berberine encapsulated in exosomes derived from platelet-rich plasma promotes chondrogenic differentiation of the Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells via the Wnt/β-catenin pathway

16 views | Aug 05 2022

Bingjiang Dong et al. found that exos-Ber facilitated the differentiation of chondrogenic BMSCs by modulating the Wnt/β-catenin axis. [Read the Full Post]