Luzheng Xue

Summary

Affiliation: Oxagen Ltd
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Positional cloning of a novel gene influencing asthma from chromosome 2q14
    Maxine Allen
    Oxagen, Milton Park, Oxfordshire, UK
    Nat Genet 35:258-63. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Indole-3-acetic acid antagonists of the prostaglandin D2 receptor CRTH2
    Richard E Armer
    Oxagen Ltd, 91 Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 4RY, UK
    J Med Chem 48:6174-7. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of PI3K and calcineurin suppresses chemoattractant receptor-homologous molecule expressed on Th2 cells (CRTH2)-dependent responses of Th2 lymphocytes to prostaglandin D(2)
    Luzheng Xue
    Oxagen Limited, 91 Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon OX14 4RY, United Kingdom
    Biochem Pharmacol 73:843-53. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Prostaglandin D2 causes preferential induction of proinflammatory Th2 cytokine production through an action on chemoattractant receptor-like molecule expressed on Th2 cells
    Luzheng Xue
    Oxagen Limited, Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom
    J Immunol 175:6531-6. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Novel function of CRTH2 in preventing apoptosis of human Th2 cells through activation of the phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase pathway
    Luzheng Xue
    Oxagen Ltd, Abingdon, United Kingdom
    J Immunol 182:7580-6. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Pharmacologic profile of OC000459, a potent, selective, and orally active D prostanoid receptor 2 antagonist that inhibits mast cell-dependent activation of T helper 2 lymphocytes and eosinophils
    Roy Pettipher
    Oxagen Ltd, 91 Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon, OX14 4RY, United Kingdom
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 340:473-82. 2012
  7. pmc A dominant role for chemoattractant receptor-homologous molecule expressed on T helper type 2 (Th2) cells (CRTH2) in mediating chemotaxis of CRTH2+ CD4+ Th2 lymphocytes in response to mast cell supernatants
    Shân L Gyles
    Department of Drug Discovery, Oxagen Ltd, Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom
    Immunology 119:362-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Delta12-prostaglandin D2 is a potent and selective CRTH2 receptor agonist and causes activation of human eosinophils and Th2 lymphocytes
    Lucien Gazi
    Drug Discovery Department, Oxagen Limited, 91 Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon OX14 4RY, UK
    Prostaglandins Other Lipid Mediat 75:153-67. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Salbutamol inhibits trypsin-mediated production of CXCL8 by keratinocytes
    Frank R Wettey
    Oxagen Limited, 91 Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon OX14 4RY, UK
    Cytokine 36:29-34. 2006

Collaborators

  • Richard E Armer
  • R Pettipher
  • Chris P Ponting
  • I Adcock
  • Peter J Barnes
  • Lucien Gazi
  • Michael Kabesch
  • Frank R Wettey
  • Shân L Gyles
  • Maxine Allen
  • Elizabeth R Townsend
  • Frank Wettey
  • Nicholas J Dickens
  • Youming Zhang
  • Miriam F Moffatt
  • Goncalo Abecasis
  • John Broxholme
  • Andrea Heinzmann
  • Stephan K Weiland
  • Helene Jones
  • Sumit Bhattacharyya
  • Claire Dimon
  • Mark Edwards
  • Alisoun Carey
  • E Yvonne Jones
  • Elizabeth Townsend
  • Nick Lench
  • Richard Holt
  • William O C M Cookson
  • G Mark Lathrop
  • Jon Tinsley
  • David Carr
  • Crystal Baker
  • Emiko Noguchi
  • Rosie Nicholls
  • Erika von Mutius

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Positional cloning of a novel gene influencing asthma from chromosome 2q14
    Maxine Allen
    Oxagen, Milton Park, Oxfordshire, UK
    Nat Genet 35:258-63. 2003
    ..6 kb (DPP10), which extends over 1 Mb of genomic DNA. DPP10 encodes a homolog of dipeptidyl peptidases (DPPs) that cleave terminal dipeptides from cytokines and chemokines, and it presents a potential new target for asthma therapy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Indole-3-acetic acid antagonists of the prostaglandin D2 receptor CRTH2
    Richard E Armer
    Oxagen Ltd, 91 Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 4RY, UK
    J Med Chem 48:6174-7. 2005
    ..The compounds may serve as novel starting points for the development of treatments of inflammatory disease such as asthma, allergic rhinitis, and atopic dermatitis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of PI3K and calcineurin suppresses chemoattractant receptor-homologous molecule expressed on Th2 cells (CRTH2)-dependent responses of Th2 lymphocytes to prostaglandin D(2)
    Luzheng Xue
    Oxagen Limited, 91 Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon OX14 4RY, United Kingdom
    Biochem Pharmacol 73:843-53. 2007
    ..These data suggest that PI3K and Ca2+/calcineurin/NFAT signalling pathways are critically involved in pro-inflammatory responses of Th2 cells to PGD2...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prostaglandin D2 causes preferential induction of proinflammatory Th2 cytokine production through an action on chemoattractant receptor-like molecule expressed on Th2 cells
    Luzheng Xue
    Oxagen Limited, Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom
    J Immunol 175:6531-6. 2005
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Novel function of CRTH2 in preventing apoptosis of human Th2 cells through activation of the phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase pathway
    Luzheng Xue
    Oxagen Ltd, Abingdon, United Kingdom
    J Immunol 182:7580-6. 2009
    ..These data suggest that in addition to promoting the recruitment and activation of Th2 cells, PGD(2) may also impede the resolution of allergic inflammation through inhibiting apoptosis of Th2 cells...
  6. doi request reprint Pharmacologic profile of OC000459, a potent, selective, and orally active D prostanoid receptor 2 antagonist that inhibits mast cell-dependent activation of T helper 2 lymphocytes and eosinophils
    Roy Pettipher
    Oxagen Ltd, 91 Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon, OX14 4RY, United Kingdom
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 340:473-82. 2012
    ..o.). These data indicate that OC000459 is a potent, selective, and orally active DP₂ antagonist that retains activity in human whole blood and inhibits mast cell-dependent activation of both human Th2 lymphocytes and eosinophils...
  7. pmc A dominant role for chemoattractant receptor-homologous molecule expressed on T helper type 2 (Th2) cells (CRTH2) in mediating chemotaxis of CRTH2+ CD4+ Th2 lymphocytes in response to mast cell supernatants
    Shân L Gyles
    Department of Drug Discovery, Oxagen Ltd, Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom
    Immunology 119:362-8. 2006
    ..These data suggest that PGD2, or closely related metabolites of arachidonic acid, produced from mast cells may play a central role in the activation of CRTH2+ CD4+ Th2 lymphocytes through a CRTH2-dependent mechanism...
  8. ncbi request reprint Delta12-prostaglandin D2 is a potent and selective CRTH2 receptor agonist and causes activation of human eosinophils and Th2 lymphocytes
    Lucien Gazi
    Drug Discovery Department, Oxagen Limited, 91 Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon OX14 4RY, UK
    Prostaglandins Other Lipid Mediat 75:153-67. 2005
    ..These data also confirm the selective effect of other PGD2 metabolites on CRTH2 and illustrate how the metabolism of PGD2 may influence the pattern of leukocyte infiltration at sites of allergic inflammation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Salbutamol inhibits trypsin-mediated production of CXCL8 by keratinocytes
    Frank R Wettey
    Oxagen Limited, 91 Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon OX14 4RY, UK
    Cytokine 36:29-34. 2006
    ..Taken together, these data suggest that elevation of cAMP production is required for the inhibitory effect of salbutamol on CXCL8 production by keratinocytes and that low threshold levels of cAMP are sufficient to mediate this effect...