Blog of Signaling Pathways

The Inhibition of B7H3 by 2-HG Accumulation Is Associated With Downregulation of VEGFA in IDH Mutated Gliomas

83 views | Jul 12 2021

Mengli Zhang et al. demonstrated that B7H3 was preferentially overexpressed in IDH wild-type gliomas and could serve as a potential theranostic target for the precise treatment of glioma patients with wild-type IDH. [Read the Full Post]

A review of mechanisms of disease across PIK3CA-related disorders with vascular manifestations

178 views | Jul 11 2021

Guillaume Canaud et al. thought that management of patients with PIK3CA-related disorders required a multidisciplinary approach. [Read the Full Post]

Impaired anaplerosis is a major contributor to glycolysis inhibitor toxicity in glioma

298 views | Jul 09 2021

Sunada Khadka et al. suggested that at least for ENO1-deleted gliomas, tumors in vivo-unlike cells in culture-show limited dependence on glutaminolysis and instead primarily depended on glycolysis for anaplerosis. [Read the Full Post]

Rationally integrating peptide-induced targeting and multimodal therapies in a dual-shell theranostic platform for orthotopic metastatic spinal tumors

76 views | Jul 09 2021

Yiqun Ma et al. found that bone destruction, which frequently occured in bone-related tumors, was effectively suppressed by BYL719 in BCAMMD. [Read the Full Post]

Evaluation of the management of PARP inhibitor toxicities in ovarian and endometrial cancer within a multi-institution health-system

322 views | Jul 08 2021

Rachel V Hatch et al. suggested that PARPi therapy was associated with numerous toxicities that were best managed through a multi-modal approach. [Read the Full Post]

Successful Treatment of a Locally Recurrent and Metastatic Malignant Phyllodes Tumor with Accelerated Radiotherapy and Nab-Paclitaxel, Cisplatin, and Liposomal Doxorubicin Chemotherapy

958 views | Jul 08 2021

Ioannis M Koukourakis et al. found that the combination of cisplatin with nab-paclitaxel and liposomal doxorubicin chemotherapy had acceptable toxicity and was highly effective in eradicating metastatic lesions. [Read the Full Post]

XHL11, a novel selective EGFR inhibitor, overcomes EGFR T790M-mediated resistance in non-small cell lung cancer

415 views | Jul 07 2021

Yi Li et al. thought that XHL11 might be developed as a promising EGFR TKI for the therapeutic use of NSCLC patients. [Read the Full Post]

Nuclear Export Inhibitor KPT-8602 Synergizes with PARP Inhibitors in Escalating Apoptosis in Castration Resistant Cancer Cells

483 views | Jul 07 2021

Md Hafiz Uddin found that KPT-8602 with or without olaparib was shown to reduce homologous recombination-regulated DNA damage response targets including BRCA1, BRCA2, CHEK1, EXO1, BLM, RAD51, LIG1, XRCC3 and RMI2. [Read the Full Post]

Diffuse optical tomography breast imaging measurements are modifiable with pre-surgical targeted and endocrine therapies among women with early stage breast cancer

461 views | Jul 06 2021

Julia E McGuinness et al. demonstrated that DOTBIS-derived measurements are modifiable with pre-surgical AKT inhibition and endocrine therapy. [Read the Full Post]

The bromodomain inhibitor JQ1+ reduces calcium-sensing receptor activity in pituitary cell-lines

608 views | Jul 06 2021

Kate E Lines et al. thought that reducing CaSR expression might be a viable option in the treatment of pituitary tumours. [Read the Full Post]

Research progress of PARP inhibitor monotherapy and combination therapy for endometrial cancer

372 views | Jul 05 2021

Ke Shen et al. found that PARP inhibitors played an important role in killing tumor cells with defects in homologous recombination repair. [Read the Full Post]

Differential Expression of Inflammasome-Related Genes in Induced Pluripotent Stem-Cell-Derived Retinal Pigment Epithelial Cells with or without History of Age-Related Macular Degeneration

469 views | Jul 05 2021

Maria Hytti et al. suggested that cellular clearance mechanisms might already be dysfunctional, and the inflammasome activated, in cells with a disease origin. [Read the Full Post]

Dual Targeting of Sorafenib-Resistant HCC-Derived Cancer Stem Cells

327 views | Jul 04 2021

Ritu Shrestha et al. found that the combined targeting of EMT and immune checkpoint molecules with Sorafenib could effectively target the CSC tumour subpopulation. [Read the Full Post]

Safety, pharmacokinetics, and preliminary efficacy of the PARP inhibitor talazoparib in Japanese patients with advanced solid tumors: phase 1 study

337 views | Jul 04 2021

Yoichi Naito et al. showed that single-agent talazoparib was well tolerated and had preliminary antitumor activity in Japanese patients with advanced solid tumors. [Read the Full Post]

Monitoring of plasma concentrations of dabrafenib and trametinib in advanced BRAFV600 mut melanoma patients

489 views | Jul 02 2021

M Raynal et al. thought that monitoring PCD and PCT alone was unlikely to be useful in assessing response to treatment. [Read the Full Post]

The effects of Benjakul extract and its isolated compounds on cell cycle arrest and apoptosis in human non-small cell lung cancer cell line NCI-H226

277 views | Jul 02 2021

Arunporn Itharat et al. demonstrated the effects of Benjakul and its compounds on S-G2/M or G2/M phase arrest and caspase-dependent apoptosis in lung cancer cells. [Read the Full Post]

AXL receptor tyrosine kinase: a possible therapeutic target in acute promyelocytic leukemia

223 views | Jul 01 2021

Mariam Fatima et al. suggested targeting of AXL-RTK in the treatment of therapy resistant APL patients. [Read the Full Post]

Growth Arrest-Specific Factor 6 (GAS6) Is Increased in COVID-19 Patients and Predicts Clinical Outcome

218 views | Jul 01 2021

Albert Morales et al. thought that plasma GAS6 and AXL levels reflected COVID-19 severity and could be early markers of disease prognosis, supporting a relevant role of the GAS6/AXL system in the immune response in COVID-19. [Read the Full Post]

Using JAK inhibitor to treat cytokine release syndrome developed after chimeric antigen receptor T cell therapy for patients with refractory acute lymphoblastic leukemia: A case report

663 views | Jun 30 2021

Fu Ming Zi et al. found that Ruxolitinib could be used as an alternative therapeutic approach for severe and refractory CRS without impairing CAR-T amplification and anti-tumor effect. [Read the Full Post]

Evolution of β-catenin-independent Wnt-GSK3-mTOR signalling in regulation of energy metabolism in isoproterenol-induced cardiotoxicity model

367 views | Jun 30 2021

Shriyansh Srivastava et al. discussed a novel therapeutic role of the β-catenin independent, Wnt-GSK3-mTOR axis in attenuation of Iso-induced cardiotoxicity in rodents. [Read the Full Post]