Research Topics

Genomes and Genes


Xin Liu



  1. Wu Z, Lin C, Liu C, Jiang W, Huang M, Liu X, et al. MiR-616-3p promotes angiogenesis and EMT in gastric cancer via the PTEN/AKT/mTOR pathway. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2018;501:1068-1073 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose that the restoration of PTEN expression may block miR-616-3p-induced EMT and angiogenesis. Collectively, our findings suggest that the miR-616-3p-PTEN signaling axis might be a potential therapeutic target for gastric cancer. ..
  2. Liu X, Guo W, Zhang W, Yin J, Zhang J, Zhu X, et al. A multi-center phase II study and biomarker analysis of combined cetuximab and modified FOLFIRI as second-line treatment in patients with metastatic gastric cancer. BMC Cancer. 2017;17:188 pubmed publisher
    ..Patients with low baseline plasma VEGF levels were associated with better clinical outcomes. NCT00699881 . Registered 17 June 2008 (retrospectively registered). ..