Blog of Signaling Pathways

Combined inhibition of EZH2 and ATM is synthetic lethal in BRCA1-deficient breast cancer

15 views | Jun 19 2022

Leonie Ratz et al. identified a synthetic lethal interaction between EZH2 and ATM and proposed this synergistic interaction as a novel molecular combination for the treatment of BRCA1-mutant breast cancer. [Read the Full Post]

Construction and evaluation of detachable bone-targeting MOF carriers for the delivery of proteasome inhibitors

50 views | Jun 17 2022

Hongbing Yang et al. provided a potential cascade targeting strategy for improving the delivery effects of bone targeted nanoparticles for the delivery of proteasome inhibitors. [Read the Full Post]

Effect of Lactate Export Inhibition on Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer Growth and Metabolism

16 views | Jun 17 2022

Bixiao Zhao et al. thought that targeting suppression of glycolytic and lactate processing pathways might represent an effective treatment strategy for ATC. [Read the Full Post]

BRAF V600E Mutation-Responsive miRNA-222-3p Promotes Metastasis of Papillary Thyroid Cancer Cells via Snail-Induced EMT

26 views | Jun 16 2022

Yuan Gao et al. found miR-222-3p conduced more aggressive clinical manifestation of PTC by promoting Snail-induced EMT. [Read the Full Post]

Reduction of Metastasis via Epigenetic Modulation in a Murine Model of Metastatic Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC)

32 views | Jun 16 2022

Jessica L S Zylla et al. found that 4SC-202 treatment of tumors from a highly metastatic murine model of TNBC reduced metastasis and warrants further preclinical studies. [Read the Full Post]

Aurora kinase a inhibitor MLN8237 suppresses pancreatic cancer growth

38 views | Jun 15 2022

Yuebo Zhang et al. provided the molecular basis for a novel chemotherapy strategy for PDAC patients. [Read the Full Post]

Clinical efficacy of osimertinib in EGFR-mutant non-small cell lung cancer with distant metastasis

49 views | Jun 15 2022

Soei Gen et al. thought that osimertinib provided better clinical benefits than 1st- and 2nd-generation EGFR-TKIs for patients with EGFR-mutant NSCLC, particularly those with brain or bone metastases and exon 19 deletion. [Read the Full Post]

Phase II study of alisertib as a single agent for treating recurrent or progressive atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor

29 views | Jun 14 2022

Santhosh A Upadhyaya et al. discovered that single agent alisertib was well tolerated by children with recurrent AT/RT, and SD or PR was observed in approximately a third of the patients. [Read the Full Post]

Combination mTOR and SHP2 inhibitor treatment of lymphatic malformation endothelial cells

22 views | Jun 13 2022

Jennifer K Wolter et al. suggested that combination treatment targeting the PI3K and RAS signaling pathways might result in effective treatment of LMs of the head and neck. [Read the Full Post]

Discovery of precision targeting EZH2 degraders for triple-negative breast cancer

25 views | Jun 13 2022

Cheng Wang et al. found that U3i could degrade PRC2 complex in TNBC cells, induce apoptosis, and cause little damage to normal cells. [Read the Full Post]

Systematic Evaluation for the Influences of the SOX17/Notch Receptor Family Members on Reversing Enzalutamide Resistance in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Cells

16 views | Jun 12 2022

Zhongbo Du et al. thought that the Notch1 and Notch4 inhibitors GSI-IX and RO4929097 were promising therapeutic agents for the treatment of CRPC. [Read the Full Post]

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

25 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]

Antithrombotic Therapy in Elderly Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes

53 views | Jun 11 2022

Clara Bonanad et al. it is imperative to deepen our knowledge regarding the management of these challenging patients through real-world data and specifically designed geriatric studies to help resolve the questions remaining in their disease management. [Read the Full Post]

Exposure to escalating olaparib does not induce acquired resistance to PARPi and to other chemotherapeutic compounds in ovarian cancer cell lines

22 views | Jun 10 2022

André Fedier et al. found that olaparib exposure was unlikely to produce an acquired resistance phenotype and that PARPi‑sensitive ovarian cancer cells were also cross‑sensitive to non‑platinum and even to compounds not directly interacting with the DNA. [Read the Full Post]

ARHGAP9 inhibits colorectal cancer cell proliferation, invasion and EMT via targeting PI3K/AKT/mTOR signaling pathway

82 views | Jun 10 2022

Jufeng Sun et al. thought that ARHGAP9 inhibited the malignant phenotypes of CRC cells via interdicting PI3K/AKT/mTOR signaling pathway. [Read the Full Post]

Disclosing Potential Key Genes, Therapeutic Targets and Agents for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Evidence from Integrative Bioinformatics Analysis

27 views | Jun 09 2022

Md Parvez Mosharaf et al. validated six FDA-approved launched drugs (Dinaciclib, Afatinib, Icotinib, Bosutinib, Dasatinib, and TWS-119) by molecular docking interaction analysis with the respective target proteins for the treatment against NSCLC. [Read the Full Post]

Inhibitory Response to CK II Inhibitor Silmitasertib and CDKs Inhibitor Dinaciclib Is Related to Genetic Differences in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma Cell Lines

24 views | Jun 09 2022

Yixuan Ma et al. thought that specific aberrations in TP53 and KRAS affected the efficacy of both inhibitors. [Read the Full Post]

In vitro modeling of liver fibrosis in 3D microtissues using scalable micropatterning system

19 views | Jun 08 2022

Ensieh Zahmatkesh et al. found that aHSCs could lead to EMT in hepatocytes during liver fibrogenesis. [Read the Full Post]

Insights into Immune Escape During Tumor Evolution and Response to Immunotherapy Using a Rat Model of Breast Cancer

26 views | Jun 08 2022

Carlos R Gil Del Alcazar et al. demonstrated the usefulness of this preclinical model for immunotherapy and suggested examination to expand immunotherapy to a subset of patients with ER+ disease. [Read the Full Post]

Lonafarnib Inhibits Farnesyltransferase via Suppressing ERK Signaling Pathway to Prevent Osteoclastogenesis in Titanium Particle-Induced Osteolysis

50 views | Jun 07 2022

Linke Huang et al. found that Lon was a promising treatment option for osteoclast-related osteolysis diseases including periprosthetic osteolysis by targeted inhibition of FTase through suppressing ERK signaling. [Read the Full Post]