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L Liu et al.
Journal of biological regulators and homeostatic agents, 28(4), 683-691 (2015-01-27)
Women are most likely to suffer from breast cancer of all the malignant tumors. Its incidence is growing rapidly, which severely threatens the health of females. E-cadherin (E-cad), as the mediator of tumor tissue cells, when adhesion between the cells
Feng Huang et al.
Journal of cancer research and clinical oncology, 140(11), 1835-1848 (2014-06-19)
This study was designed to investigate the role of PDGF-DD secreted by gastric cancer-derived mesenchymal stem cells (GC-MSCs) in human gastric cancer progression. Gastric cancer cells were indirectly co-cultured with GC-MSCs in a transwell system. The growth and migration of
Chao Yu et al.
Medical oncology (Northwood, London, England), 31(7), 25-25 (2014-05-28)
This study aimed to investigate the role in metastasis and prognostic value of KAP-1 in pancreatic cancer (PC). The expression of KAP-1 was analyzed by quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction, Western blotting, and immunohistochemical staining in 91 human PC tissue
Jun Won Park et al.
Molecular cancer research : MCR, 12(8), 1088-1099 (2014-05-03)
Loss of E-cadherin (CDH1), Smad4, and p53 has been shown to play an integral role in gastric, intestinal, and breast cancer formation. Compound conditional knockout mice for Smad4, p53, and E-cadherin were generated to define and compare the roles of
M H A M van Miltenburg et al.
British journal of cancer, 110(11), 2747-2755 (2014-05-09)
Elevated expression of focal adhesion kinase (FAK) occurs in numerous human cancers including colon-, cervix- and breast cancer. Although several studies have implicated FAK in mammary tumour formation induced by ectopic oncogene expression, evidence supporting a role for FAK in
Delphine Chrisment et al.
The American journal of pathology, 184(8), 2174-2184 (2014-06-10)
Neonatal thymectomy in BALB/c mice has been described as a model of gastric mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) lymphoma (GML). By using this experimental system, we screened, for the first time to our knowledge, Helicobacter pylori GML-associated strains for their capacity
Zhen-Hai Lin et al.
International journal of oncology, 45(2), 629-640 (2014-05-27)
Mammalian sterile-20-like kinase 4 (MST4) has been implicated in cell proliferation and differentiation. In a previous study, we found MST4 to be an important candidate gene for metastatic hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC); however, the molecular mechanism of the promoting role of
Marisa Meloni et al.
Clinical and experimental gastroenterology, 14, 361-373 (2021-09-17)
A novel experimental model based on a 3D reconstructed human oesophageal epithelium model (HO2E) has been developed to investigate the structural and functional changes of the oesophageal epithelium following exposure to a solution of HCl 0.1 N (pH = 1.2)
Chunyan Zhao et al.
Cancer research, 74(14), 3983-3994 (2014-05-17)
Triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) is an aggressive clinical subtype accounting for up to 20% of all breast cancers, but its malignant determinants remain largely undefined. Here, we show that in TNBC the overexpression of Fra-1, a component of the transcription
Geng Liu et al.
Oncology reports, 32(2), 581-588 (2014-06-04)
Bone morphogenetic protein 6 (BMP6) is an important regulator of cell growth, differentiation and apoptosis in various types of tumor. In breast cancer, it was considered as a tumor suppressor. Our previous study also confirmed that BMP6 was a critical
Malay K Sannigrahi et al.
Molecular oncology, 13(5), 1092-1109 (2019-02-13)
Cadherin-23 (Cdh23), a long-chain non-classical cadherin, exhibits strong homophilic and heterophilic binding. The physiological relevance of strong heterophilic binding with protocadherin-15 at neuroepithelial tip links is well-studied. However, the role of Cdh23 homodimers in physiology is less understood, despite its
Kun-Chun Chiang et al.
Cancer letters, 354(2), 235-244 (2014-08-26)
Pancreatic cancer (PDA) is a devastating disease and there is no effective treatment available at present. To develop new regiments against PDA is urgently needed. Previously we have shown that vitamin D analog, MART-10 (19-nor-2α-(3-hydroxypropyl)-1α,25(OH)2D3), exerted potent antiproliferative effect on
Fucun Gao et al.
OncoTargets and therapy, 13, 623-634 (2020-02-06)
Forkhead box K1 (FOXK1) is members of the FOX transcription factor family. Previous work has found out that FOXK1 promotes cell proliferation, migration and invasion in several cancers, such as gastric cancer, glioma cancer and lung cancer; however, the exact
K Togami et al.
Die Pharmazie, 75(8), 371-374 (2020-08-08)
Objective: We aimed to investigate the involvement of efflux transporters, including multidrug resistant protein 1 (MDR1), multidrug resistance-associated protein 1 (MRP1), MRP2, and breast cancer resistance protein (BCRP), in the intracellular accumulation of the antifibrotic agent nintedanib in fibrotic lung
Ludovic Peyre et al.
Toxicology in vitro : an international journal published in association with BIBRA, 28(8), 1507-1520 (2014-07-06)
Pesticides as well as many other environmental pollutants are considered as risk factors for the initiation and the progression of cancer. In order to evaluate the in vitro effects of chemicals present in the diet, we began by combining viability
Han Yan et al.
Molecular carcinogenesis, 53(12), 960-969 (2013-07-19)
The epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT) and acquisition of cancer stem cells (CSCs)-like properties are essential steps in the metastasis and postsurgical recurrence of hepatocellular carcinomas (HCCs). The molecular mechanisms involved, however, remain obscure. As determined by an miRNA microarray analysis, there
Koichi Shoji et al.
Oncology reports, 32(1), 65-70 (2014-05-21)
Fibroblast growth factor receptor 2 (FGFR2) is thought to mediate an important signaling pathway between prostate epithelial cells and stromal cells for maintenance of homeostasis in normal prostate tissue. Abnormalities of FGFR2 have been shown in advanced prostate cancer or
Xingchen Zhou et al.
PloS one, 9(5), e96718-e96718 (2014-05-13)
Epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) overexpression and activation result in increased proliferation and migration of solid tumors including ovarian cancer. In recent years, mounting evidence indicates that EGFR is a direct and functional target of miR-7. In this study, we
Georgia Agiostratidou et al.
Journal of neurochemistry, 96(4), 1182-1188 (2006-01-19)
The presenilin (PS)/gamma-secretase system promotes production of the A beta (A beta) peptides by mediating cleavage of amyloid precursor protein (APP) at the gamma-sites. This system is also involved in the processing of type-I transmembrane proteins, including APP, cadherins and
Naoki Mashita et al.
Journal of surgical oncology, 110(6), 745-751 (2014-07-01)
Isoform switching of CD44 is associated with epithelial to mesenchymal transition (EMT) in several cancers; however, the clinical implications of this remain unclear for colorectal cancer (CRC). We measured expression levels of E-cadherin, vimentin, CD44 standard (CD44s) and CD44 variant
Olga Bajenova et al.
Experimental cell research, 324(2), 115-123 (2014-04-15)
Oncomarkers play important roles in the detection and management of human malignancies. Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA, CEACAM5) and epithelial cadherin (E-cadherin) are considered as independent tumor markers in monitoring metastatic colorectal cancer. They are both expressed by cancer cells and can
Jie Chen et al.
Journal of cellular physiology, 229(11), 1647-1659 (2014-03-13)
Hertwig's epithelial root sheath (HERS) cells participate in cementum formation through epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT). Previous studies have shown that transforming growth factor beta 1 (TGF-β1) and fibroblast growth factor 2 (FGF2) are involved in inducing EMT. However, their involvement in
Yang Xia et al.
FEBS letters, 588(20), 3703-3712 (2014-08-27)
The involvement of miR-204 in lung cancer development is unclear. In our study, we analyzed the expression of miR-204 in tumor- and adjacent-tissue samples from 141 patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). MiR-204 expression was decreased in tumor samples
Yang Li et al.
Cancer letters, 355(1), 130-140 (2014-09-15)
Epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition (EMT) is considered to play an essential role in progression and metastasis. This study aims to investigate the expression and underlying molecular targets of high-mobility group AT-hook 2 (HMGA2) in the progression of colon cancer. The expression of
H Dong et al.
Clinical & translational oncology : official publication of the Federation of Spanish Oncology Societies and of the National Cancer Institute of Mexico, 16(9), 783-791 (2013-12-21)
The poor prognosis of gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) adenocarcinoma is largely associated with metastasis. We here report the first study to investigate the expression of epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT) markers Snail1 and E-cadherin in GEJ adenocarcinoma. Snail1 and E-cadherin were detected by
Rui Du et al.
Molecular biology of the cell, 25(17), 2650-2659 (2014-07-11)
Hypoxia is an important microenvironmental factor in the development of renal fibrosis; however, the underlying mechanisms are not well elucidated. Here we show that hypoxia induces Bmi1 mRNA and protein expression in human tubular epithelial cells. We further demonstrate that
Yiru Wang et al.
International journal of molecular medicine, 33(6), 1514-1522 (2014-03-29)
Forkhead box M1 (FoxM1) transcription factor is related to the pathogenesis of various malignancies and recent evidence indicates that FoxM1 promotes epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT) in breast cancer. Metformin can inhibit the progression of cancer. However, whether FoxM1 plays a role
Eirini Pectasides et al.
PloS one, 9(4), e94273-e94273 (2014-04-12)
Elucidating the molecular phenotype of cancers with high metastatic potential will facilitate the development of novel therapeutic approaches to the disease. Gene expression profiles link epithelial to mesenchymal transition (EMT) phenotype with high-risk HNSCC. We sought to determine the role
Chih-Jung Yao et al.
Integrative cancer therapies, 13(6), 541-554 (2014-11-02)
High-grade gliomas are the most common and invasive malignant brain tumors in adults, and they are almost universally fatal because of drug resistance and recurrence. In spite of the progress in adjuvant therapy (like temozolomide) and irradiation after surgery, no
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