Yan Cheng


Country: China


  1. Cheng Y, Qiu F, Huang J, Tashiro S, Onodera S, Ikejima T. Apoptosis-suppressing and autophagy-promoting effects of calpain on oridonin-induced L929 cell death. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2008;475:148-55 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, besides suppressing apoptosis, calpain promotes autophagy in oridonin-induced L929 cell death, and inhibition of autophagy might contribute to up-regulation of apoptosis. ..
  2. Yu P, Wang H, Tian M, Li A, Chen X, Wang X, et al. Eukaryotic elongation factor-2 kinase regulates the cross-talk between autophagy and pyroptosis in doxorubicin-treated human melanoma cells in vitro. Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2019;: pubmed publisher
  3. Jiang S, Guan Y, Chen X, Ge P, Wang X, Lao Y, et al. Tubeimoside-1, a triterpenoid saponin, induces cytoprotective autophagy in human breast cancer cells in vitro via Akt-mediated pathway. Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..Our results demonstrate the role and mechanism of TBMS1 in activating autophagy, suggesting that inhibition of cytoprotective autophagy may act as a therapeutic strategy to reinforce the activity of TBMS1 against cancers. ..
  4. Cheng Y, Qiu F, Ye Y, Tashiro S, Onodera S, Ikejima T. Oridonin induces G2/M arrest and apoptosis via activating ERK-p53 apoptotic pathway and inhibiting PTK-Ras-Raf-JNK survival pathway in murine fibrosarcoma L929 cells. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2009;490:70-5 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, oridonin induces L929 cell G(2)/M arrest and apoptosis, which is regulated by promoting ERK-p53 apoptotic pathway and suppressing PTK-mediated survival pathway...
  5. Zhang L, Li J, Ouyang L, Liu B, Cheng Y. Unraveling the roles of Atg4 proteases from autophagy modulation to targeted cancer therapy. Cancer Lett. 2016;373:19-26 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, these findings would shed light on elucidating the key roles of Atg4 proteases from autophagy modulation to targeted cancer therapy. ..