Gene Symbol: CDKN2B-AS1
Description: CDKN2B antisense RNA 1
Species: human

Top Publications

  1. Aguilo F, Zhou M, Walsh M. Long noncoding RNA, polycomb, and the ghosts haunting INK4b-ARF-INK4a expression. Cancer Res. 2011;71:5365-9 pubmed publisher directly binding to the long noncoding RNA (lncRNA) transcript antisense noncoding RNA in the INK4 locus (ANRIL), was recently shown...
  2. McPherson R, Pertsemlidis A, Kavaslar N, Stewart A, Roberts R, Cox D, et al. A common allele on chromosome 9 associated with coronary heart disease. Science. 2007;316:1488-91 pubmed
    ..Homozygotes for the risk allele make up 20 to 25% of Caucasians and have a approximately 30 to 40% increased risk of CHD. ..
  3. Schaefer A, Richter G, Groessner Schreiber B, Noack B, Nothnagel M, El Mokhtari N, et al. Identification of a shared genetic susceptibility locus for coronary heart disease and periodontitis. PLoS Genet. 2009;5:e1000378 pubmed publisher
    ..The two associated linkage disequilibrium regions map to the sequence of the large antisense noncoding RNA ANRIL, which partly overlaps regulatory and coding sequences of CDKN2A/CDKN2B...
  4. Bilguvar K, Yasuno K, Niemela M, Ruigrok Y, von und zu Fraunberg M, van Duijn C, et al. Susceptibility loci for intracranial aneurysm in European and Japanese populations. Nat Genet. 2008;40:1472-7 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings have implications for the pathophysiology, diagnosis and therapy of intracranial aneurysm. ..
  5. Yap K, Li S, Muñoz Cabello A, Raguz S, Zeng L, Mujtaba S, et al. Molecular interplay of the noncoding RNA ANRIL and methylated histone H3 lysine 27 by polycomb CBX7 in transcriptional silencing of INK4a. Mol Cell. 2010;38:662-74 pubmed publisher
    ..The antisense noncoding RNA ANRIL of the INK4b/ARF/INK4a locus is also important for expression of the protein-coding genes in cis, but its ..
  6. Holdt L, Beutner F, Scholz M, Gielen S, Gäbel G, Bergert H, et al. ANRIL expression is associated with atherosclerosis risk at chromosome 9p21. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2010;30:620-7 pubmed publisher
    ..cells (n=1098) revealed that transcripts EU741058 and NR_003529 of antisense noncoding RNA in the INK4 locus (ANRIL) were significantly increased in carriers of the risk haplotype (P=2.1x10(-12) and P=1.6x10(-5), respectively)...
  7. Turnbull C, Ahmed S, Morrison J, Pernet D, Renwick A, Maranian M, et al. Genome-wide association study identifies five new breast cancer susceptibility loci. Nat Genet. 2010;42:504-7 pubmed publisher
  8. Folkersen L, Kyriakou T, Goel A, Peden J, Malarstig A, Paulsson Berne G, et al. Relationship between CAD risk genotype in the chromosome 9p21 locus and gene expression. Identification of eight new ANRIL splice variants. PLoS ONE. 2009;4:e7677 pubmed publisher
    ..The neighbouring ANRIL gene was found to have eight novel transcript variants not previously known from literature and these varied by ..
  9. Holdt L, Sass K, Gäbel G, Bergert H, Thiery J, Teupser D. Expression of Chr9p21 genes CDKN2B (p15(INK4b)), CDKN2A (p16(INK4a), p14(ARF)) and MTAP in human atherosclerotic plaque. Atherosclerosis. 2011;214:264-70 pubmed publisher
    ..RNA expression of 9p21-regulated transcripts EU741058 and NR_003529 of antisense non-coding RNA in the INK4 locus (ANRIL) with mRNA expression of these genes...

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  1. Popov N, Gil J. Epigenetic regulation of the INK4b-ARF-INK4a locus: in sickness and in health. Epigenetics. 2010;5:685-90 pubmed
    ..In addition ANRIL, a non-coding RNA, is also transcribed from the locus...
  2. Uno S, Zembutsu H, Hirasawa A, Takahashi A, Kubo M, Akahane T, et al. A genome-wide association study identifies genetic variants in the CDKN2BAS locus associated with endometriosis in Japanese. Nat Genet. 2010;42:707-10 pubmed publisher
    ..57 x 10(-12), odds ratio = 1.44), which is located in CDKN2BAS on chromosome 9p21, encoding the cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor 2B antisense RNA...
  3. Guil S, Soler M, Portela A, Carrere J, Fonalleras E, Gomez A, et al. Intronic RNAs mediate EZH2 regulation of epigenetic targets. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2012;19:664-70 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings reveal the role of intronic RNAs in fine-tuning gene expression regulation at the level of transcriptional control. ..
  4. Musunuru K, Post W, Herzog W, Shen H, O Connell J, McArdle P, et al. Association of single nucleotide polymorphisms on chromosome 9p21.3 with platelet reactivity: a potential mechanism for increased vascular disease. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2010;3:445-53 pubmed publisher
    ..0002. These results suggest that risk alleles at 9p21.3 locus may have pleiotropic effects on myocardial infarction/coronary artery disease and stroke risk, possibly through their influence on platelet reactivity. ..
  5. Schaefer A, Richter G, Dommisch H, Reinartz M, Nothnagel M, Noack B, et al. CDKN2BAS is associated with periodontitis in different European populations and is activated by bacterial infection. J Med Genet. 2011;48:38-47 pubmed publisher
    ..Recently, CDKN2BAS was reported as a shared genetic risk factor of CHD and aggressive periodontitis (AgP), but the causative variant ..
  6. Kotake Y, Nakagawa T, Kitagawa K, Suzuki S, Liu N, Kitagawa M, et al. Long non-coding RNA ANRIL is required for the PRC2 recruitment to and silencing of p15(INK4B) tumor suppressor gene. Oncogene. 2011;30:1956-62 pubmed publisher
    ..Ras, which stimulates the expression of p15(INK4B) and p16(INK4A), but not p14(ARF), inhibits the expression of ANRIL (antisense non-coding RNA in the INK4 locus), a 3...
  7. Burd C, Jeck W, Liu Y, Sanoff H, Wang Z, Sharpless N. Expression of linear and novel circular forms of an INK4/ARF-associated non-coding RNA correlates with atherosclerosis risk. PLoS Genet. 2010;6:e1001233 pubmed publisher
    ..with ASVD are ?120 kb from the nearest coding gene within a long non-coding RNA (ncRNA) known as ANRIL (CDKN2BAS)...
  8. Shete S, Hosking F, Robertson L, Dobbins S, Sanson M, Malmer B, et al. Genome-wide association study identifies five susceptibility loci for glioma. Nat Genet. 2009;41:899-904 pubmed publisher
    ..3 (rs498872, PHLDB1; P = 1.07 x 10(-8)). These data show that common low-penetrance susceptibility alleles contribute to the risk of developing glioma and provide insight into disease causation of this primary brain tumor. ..
  9. Liu Y, Sanoff H, Cho H, Burd C, Torrice C, Mohlke K, et al. INK4/ARF transcript expression is associated with chromosome 9p21 variants linked to atherosclerosis. PLoS ONE. 2009;4:e5027 pubmed publisher
    ..of this association, we investigated whether expression of proximate transcripts (p16(INK4a), p15(INK4b), ARF, ANRIL and MTAP) correlate with genotype of representative 9p21 SNPs...
  10. Bochenek G, Häsler R, El Mokhtari N, Konig I, Loos B, Jepsen S, et al. The large non-coding RNA ANRIL, which is associated with atherosclerosis, periodontitis and several forms of cancer, regulates ADIPOR1, VAMP3 and C11ORF10. Hum Mol Genet. 2013;22:4516-27 pubmed publisher
    The long non-coding RNA ANRIL is the best replicated genetic risk locus of coronary artery disease (CAD) and periodontitis (PD), and is independently associated with a variety of other immune-mediated and metabolic disorders and several ..
  11. Pasmant E, Sabbagh A, Masliah Planchon J, Ortonne N, Laurendeau I, Melin L, et al. Role of noncoding RNA ANRIL in genesis of plexiform neurofibromas in neurofibromatosis type 1. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2011;103:1713-22 pubmed publisher
    ..Genetic factors unrelated to the NF1 locus are thought to influence the number of plexiform neurofibromas (PNFs) in patients with NF1, but no factors have been identified to date...
  12. Murabito J, White C, Kavousi M, Sun Y, Feitosa M, Nambi V, et al. Association between chromosome 9p21 variants and the ankle-brachial index identified by a meta-analysis of 21 genome-wide association studies. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2012;5:100-12 pubmed publisher
    ..Genome-wide association studies in more than 40 000 individuals identified 1 genome wide significant association on chromosome 9p21 with ABI. Two candidate genes for PAD and 1 SNP for coronary artery disease are associated with ABI. ..
  13. Congrains A, Kamide K, Katsuya T, Yasuda O, Oguro R, Yamamoto K, et al. CVD-associated non-coding RNA, ANRIL, modulates expression of atherogenic pathways in VSMC. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2012;419:612-6 pubmed publisher
    b>ANRIL is a newly discovered non-coding RNA lying on the strongest genetic susceptibility locus for cardiovascular disease (CVD) in the chromosome 9p21 region...
  14. Zhang W, Chen Y, Liu P, Chen J, Song L, Tang Y, et al. Variants on chromosome 9p21.3 correlated with ANRIL expression contribute to stroke risk and recurrence in a large prospective stroke population. Stroke. 2012;43:14-21 pubmed publisher
    b>ANRIL encodes a long antisense noncoding RNA in the INK4 locus. Although ANRIL has been proven to be associated with coronary heart disease, its roles in stroke are inconsistent, and sparse data are available regarding hemorrhagic stroke...
  15. Bei J, Li Y, Jia W, Feng B, Zhou G, Chen L, et al. A genome-wide association study of nasopharyngeal carcinoma identifies three new susceptibility loci. Nat Genet. 2010;42:599-603 pubmed publisher
    ..61) and rs28421666 (Pcombined=2.49x10(-18), OR=0.67). Our findings provide new insights into the pathogenesis of NPC by highlighting the involvement of pathways related to TNFRSF19 and MDS1-EVI1 in addition to HLA molecules. ..
  16. Rajaraman P, Melin B, Wang Z, McKean Cowdin R, Michaud D, Wang S, et al. Genome-wide association study of glioma and meta-analysis. Hum Genet. 2012;131:1877-88 pubmed publisher
    ..33 (RTEL), 5p15.33 (TERT), and 9p21.3 (CDKN2BAS), and consistent association signals for the remaining four at 7p11.2 (EGFR both loci), 8q24...
  17. Helgadottir A, Thorleifsson G, Manolescu A, Gretarsdottir S, Blondal T, Jonasdottir A, et al. A common variant on chromosome 9p21 affects the risk of myocardial infarction. Science. 2007;316:1491-3 pubmed
    ..64 times as great as that of noncarriers. The corresponding risk is 2.02 times as great for early-onset cases. The population attributable risk is 21% for MI in general and 31% for early-onset cases. ..
  18. Wiggs J, Yaspan B, Hauser M, Kang J, Allingham R, Olson L, et al. Common variants at 9p21 and 8q22 are associated with increased susceptibility to optic nerve degeneration in glaucoma. PLoS Genet. 2012;8:e1002654 pubmed publisher
    ..results (3,146 cases and 3,487 controls) identified significant associations between two loci and POAG: the CDKN2BAS region on 9p21 (rs2157719 [G], OR?=?0.69 [95%CI 0.63-0.75], p?=?1...
  19. Ramdas W, van Koolwijk L, Ikram M, Jansonius N, De Jong P, Bergen A, et al. A genome-wide association study of optic disc parameters. PLoS Genet. 2010;6:e1000978 pubmed publisher
    ..Three of the loci were marginally associated with open-angle glaucoma. The protein pathways in which the loci of optic disc area are involved overlap with those identified for VCDR, suggesting a common genetic origin. ..
  20. Pasmant E, Sabbagh A, Vidaud M, Bieche I. ANRIL, a long, noncoding RNA, is an unexpected major hotspot in GWAS. FASEB J. 2011;25:444-8 pubmed publisher
    A large noncoding RNA called ANRIL (for antisense noncoding RNA in the INK4 locus) has been identified within the p15/CDKN2B-p16/CDKN2A-p14/ARF gene cluster...
  21. Jarinova O, Stewart A, Roberts R, Wells G, Lau P, Naing T, et al. Functional analysis of the chromosome 9p21.3 coronary artery disease risk locus. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2009;29:1671-7 pubmed publisher
    ..3 risk locus for coronary artery disease (CAD) and determined the relationship of 9p21.3 to expression of ANRIL and to whole genome gene expression. We demonstrate that a conserved sequence within the 9p21...
  22. . A genome-wide association study in Europeans and South Asians identifies five new loci for coronary artery disease. Nat Genet. 2011;43:339-44 pubmed publisher
    ..The CAD-associated SNP in the PDGFD locus showed tissue-specific cis expression quantitative trait locus effects. These findings implicate new pathways for CAD susceptibility. ..
  23. Burdon K, Macgregor S, Hewitt A, Sharma S, Chidlow G, Mills R, et al. Genome-wide association study identifies susceptibility loci for open angle glaucoma at TMCO1 and CDKN2B-AS1. Nat Genet. 2011;43:574-8 pubmed publisher
    ..35 × 10(-14), OR = 1.39, 95% CI 1.28-1.51). We show retinal expression of genes at both loci in human ocular tissues. We also show that CDKN2A and CDKN2B are upregulated in the retina of a rat model of glaucoma. ..
  24. Wan G, Mathur R, Hu X, Liu Y, Zhang X, Peng G, et al. Long non-coding RNA ANRIL (CDKN2B-AS) is induced by the ATM-E2F1 signaling pathway. Cell Signal. 2013;25:1086-95 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present study, we demonstrate that one specific lncRNA, ANRIL, is transcriptionally up-regulated by the transcription factor E2F1 in an ATM-dependent manner following DNA ..
  25. Congrains A, Kamide K, Oguro R, Yasuda O, Miyata K, Yamamoto E, et al. Genetic variants at the 9p21 locus contribute to atherosclerosis through modulation of ANRIL and CDKN2A/B. Atherosclerosis. 2012;220:449-55 pubmed publisher
    ..adjacent to the two cyclin dependent kinase inhibitors (CDKN)2A and 2B and the last exons of the non-coding RNA, ANRIL. It is still not clear which of or how these transcripts are involved in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis...
  26. Nakano M, Ikeda Y, Tokuda Y, Fuwa M, Omi N, Ueno M, et al. Common variants in CDKN2B-AS1 associated with optic-nerve vulnerability of glaucoma identified by genome-wide association studies in Japanese. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e33389 pubmed publisher
  27. Holdt L, Teupser D. Recent studies of the human chromosome 9p21 locus, which is associated with atherosclerosis in human populations. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2012;32:196-206 pubmed publisher
    ..been made by functional studies focusing on differential expression of antisense noncoding RNA in the INK4 locus (ANRIL), which is transcribed from the Chr9p21 locus, as well as neighboring protein-coding genes at the INK4/ARF locus...
  28. Zhang E, Kong R, Yin D, You L, Sun M, Han L, et al. Long noncoding RNA ANRIL indicates a poor prognosis of gastric cancer and promotes tumor growth by epigenetically silencing of miR-99a/miR-449a. Oncotarget. 2014;5:2276-92 pubmed
    Long noncoding RNAs are involved in diseases including cancer. Here, we reported that ANRIL (CDKN2B-AS1), a 3.8-kb long noncoding RNA, recruiting and binding to PRC2, was generally upregulated in human gastric cancer (GC) tissues...
  29. Zeggini E, Weedon M, Lindgren C, Frayling T, Elliott K, Lango H, et al. Replication of genome-wide association signals in UK samples reveals risk loci for type 2 diabetes. Science. 2007;316:1336-41 pubmed
    ..The regions identified underscore the importance of pathways influencing pancreatic beta cell development and function in the etiology of type 2 diabetes. ..
  30. Sato K, Nakagawa H, Tajima A, Yoshida K, Inoue I. ANRIL is implicated in the regulation of nucleus and potential transcriptional target of E2F1. Oncol Rep. 2010;24:701-7 pubmed
    b>ANRIL, a large antisense non-coding RNA, is in the proximity of CDKN2A and overlapped with CDKN2B at human chromosome 9p21, and has been strongly implicated in the association with high risk genetic markers of coronary artery disease (..
  31. Pasmant E, Laurendeau I, Heron D, Vidaud M, Vidaud D, Bieche I. Characterization of a germ-line deletion, including the entire INK4/ARF locus, in a melanoma-neural system tumor family: identification of ANRIL, an antisense noncoding RNA whose expression coclusters with ARF. Cancer Res. 2007;67:3963-9 pubmed
    ..We identified a new large antisense noncoding RNA (named ANRIL) within the 403-kb germ-line deletion, with a first exon located in the promoter of the p14/ARF gene and ..
  32. Cunnington M, Santibanez Koref M, Mayosi B, Burn J, Keavney B. Chromosome 9p21 SNPs Associated with Multiple Disease Phenotypes Correlate with ANRIL Expression. PLoS Genet. 2010;6:e1000899 pubmed publisher
    ..between 56 SNPs in this region and peripheral blood expression of the three nearest genes CDKN2A, CDKN2B, and ANRIL using total and allelic expression in two populations of healthy volunteers: 177 British Caucasians and 310 mixed-..
  33. Broadbent H, Peden J, Lorkowski S, Goel A, Ongen H, Green F, et al. Susceptibility to coronary artery disease and diabetes is encoded by distinct, tightly linked SNPs in the ANRIL locus on chromosome 9p. Hum Mol Genet. 2008;17:806-14 pubmed
    ..A large antisense non-coding RNA gene (ANRIL) collocates with the high-risk haplotype, is expressed in tissues and cell types that are affected by ..
  34. Wrensch M, Jenkins R, Chang J, Yeh R, Xiao Y, Decker P, et al. Variants in the CDKN2B and RTEL1 regions are associated with high-grade glioma susceptibility. Nat Genet. 2009;41:905-8 pubmed publisher
    ..85 x 10(-10). On 20q13.3, rs6010620 intronic to RTEL1 had discovery P = 1.5 x 10(-7), replication P = 0.00035 and combined P = 3.40 x 10(-9). For both SNPs, the direction of association was the same in discovery and replication phases. ..
  35. Gharahkhani P, Burdon K, Fogarty R, Sharma S, Hewitt A, Martin S, et al. Common variants near ABCA1, AFAP1 and GMDS confer risk of primary open-angle glaucoma. Nat Genet. 2014;46:1120-1125 pubmed publisher
    ..31, P = 7.7 × 10(-10)). Using RT-PCR and immunolabeling, we show that these genes are expressed within human retina, optic nerve and trabecular meshwork and that ABCA1 and AFAP1 are also expressed in retinal ganglion cells. ..
  36. Ma J, Li T, Han X, Yuan H. Knockdown of LncRNA ANRIL suppresses cell proliferation, metastasis, and invasion via regulating miR-122-5p expression in hepatocellular carcinoma. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol. 2018;144:205-214 pubmed publisher
    Previous studies reported that lncRNA antisense non-coding RNA in the INK4 locus (ANRIL) was upregulated in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) tissues and decreased expression of ANRIL could suppress cell proliferation, metastasis, and ..
  37. Liu M, Xing L, Liu Y. A three-long noncoding RNA signature as a diagnostic biomarker for differentiating between triple-negative and non-triple-negative breast cancers. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e6222 pubmed publisher
    ..Among these, antisense noncoding RNA in the INK4 locus (ANRIL), hypoxia inducible factor 1alpha antisense RNA-2 (HIF1A-AS2), and urothelial carcinoma-associated 1 (UCA1) were ..
  38. Xu S, Wang H, Pan H, Shi Y, Li T, Ge S, et al. ANRIL lncRNA triggers efficient therapeutic efficacy by reprogramming the aberrant INK4-hub in melanoma. Cancer Lett. 2016;381:41-8 pubmed publisher
    ..and INK4b defects were simultaneously endogenously auto-corrected after targeting the suppression of abnormal ANRIL lncRNA...
  39. Springelkamp H, Höhn R, Mishra A, Hysi P, Khor C, Loomis S, et al. Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies identifies novel loci that influence cupping and the glaucomatous process. Nat Commun. 2014;5:4883 pubmed publisher
    ..This study has more than doubled the known loci associated with optic disc cupping and will allow greater understanding of mechanisms involved in this common blinding condition. ..
  40. Hirokawa M, Morita H, Tajima T, Takahashi A, Ashikawa K, Miya F, et al. A genome-wide association study identifies PLCL2 and AP3D1-DOT1L-SF3A2 as new susceptibility loci for myocardial infarction in Japanese. Eur J Hum Genet. 2015;23:374-80 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present large-scale genomic analysis, we identified PLCL2 and AP3D1-DOT1L-SF3A2 as new susceptibility loci for MI in the Japanese population. Our findings will add novel findings for MI susceptibility loci. ..
  41. Bai Y, Nie S, Jiang G, Zhou Y, Zhou M, Zhao Y, et al. Regulation of CARD8 expression by ANRIL and association of CARD8 single nucleotide polymorphism rs2043211 (p.C10X) with ischemic stroke. Stroke. 2014;45:383-8 pubmed publisher
    b>ANRIL has long been considered as the strongest candidate gene at the 9p21 locus, robustly associated with stroke and coronary artery disease. However, the underlying molecular mechanism remains unknown...
  42. Foroud T, Koller D, Lai D, Sauerbeck L, Anderson C, Ko N, et al. Genome-wide association study of intracranial aneurysms confirms role of Anril and SOX17 in disease risk. Stroke. 2012;43:2846-52 pubmed publisher
    ..However, the metaanalysis yielded genomewide significance for SNP on chromosome 9p (CDKN2BAS; rs6475606; P=3...
  43. Motterle A, Pu X, Wood H, Xiao Q, Gor S, Ng F, et al. Functional analyses of coronary artery disease associated variation on chromosome 9p21 in vascular smooth muscle cells. Hum Mol Genet. 2012;21:4021-9 pubmed publisher
    ..the CDKN2A and CDKN2B genes which encode the cell cycle regulators p16(INK4a), p14(ARF) and p15(INK4b) and the ANRIL gene which encodes a non-coding RNA...
  44. Pasmant E, Laurendeau I, Sabbagh A, Parfait B, Vidaud M, Vidaud D, et al. [The amazing story of ANRIL, a long non-coding RNA]. Med Sci (Paris). 2010;26:564-6 pubmed publisher
  45. Zhuang J, Peng W, Li H, Wang W, Wei Y, Li W, et al. Methylation of p15INK4b and expression of ANRIL on chromosome 9p21 are associated with coronary artery disease. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e47193 pubmed publisher
    ..Rs10757274 was genotyped and expression of INK4/ARF and antisense non-coding RNA in the INK4 locus (ANRIL) was determined by real-time RT-PCR...
  46. Liu H, Yang M, Wang X, Ji Y, Zhao J, Liu W, et al. The research on association of copy number variation in chromosome 9p21 region with atherothrombotic stroke in the Han Chinese population. J Neurol Sci. 2017;377:88-94 pubmed publisher
    ..A total of 274 ATS patients and 282 health controls were included in the present study. 4 genes (ANRIL, CDKN2A, CDKN2B, and MTAP) including eight gene fragments in all were analyzed for CNV...
  47. Sanson M, Hosking F, Shete S, Zelenika D, Dobbins S, Ma Y, et al. Chromosome 7p11.2 (EGFR) variation influences glioma risk. Hum Mol Genet. 2011;20:2897-904 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings show that variation in 7p11.2 is a determinant of inherited glioma risk. ..
  48. Huang M, Chen W, Qi F, Xia R, Sun M, Xu T, et al. Long non-coding RNA ANRIL is upregulated in hepatocellular carcinoma and regulates cell proliferation by epigenetic silencing of KLF2. J Hematol Oncol. 2015;8:57 pubmed publisher
    ..CDKN2B antisense RNA1 (ANRIL), a lncRNA, coclustered mainly with p14/ARF has been reported to be dysregulated in gastric cancer, esophageal ..
  49. Sun Y, Zheng Z, Li H, Zhang H, Ma F. ANRIL is associated with the survival rate of patients with colorectal cancer, and affects cell migration and invasion in vitro. Mol Med Rep. 2016;14:1714-20 pubmed publisher
    Antisense noncoding RNA in the INK4 locus (ANRIL) has been reported to be upregulated in various types of human cancer, and is also highly expressed in normal human tissue...
  50. Nie F, Sun M, Yang J, Xie M, Xu T, Xia R, et al. Long noncoding RNA ANRIL promotes non-small cell lung cancer cell proliferation and inhibits apoptosis by silencing KLF2 and P21 expression. Mol Cancer Ther. 2015;14:268-77 pubmed publisher
    ..LncRNA ANRIL was first found to be required for the PRC2 recruitment to and silencing of p15(INK4B), the expression of which is ..
  51. Teeuw W, Laine M, Bizzarro S, Loos B. A Lead ANRIL Polymorphism Is Associated with Elevated CRP Levels in Periodontitis: A Pilot Case-Control Study. PLoS ONE. 2015;10:e0137335 pubmed publisher
    ..Inter-individual variation for hsCRP in periodontitis has been shown. ANRIL is the strongest genetic susceptibility locus for both periodontitis and ACVD, and it is speculated that genetic ..
  52. Companioni O, Rodríguez Esparragón F, Fernández Aceituno A, Rodríguez Pérez J. [Genetic variants, cardiovascular risk and genome-wide association studies]. Rev Esp Cardiol. 2011;64:509-14 pubmed publisher
    ..Gene expression studies have found that expression levels of CDKN2A/CDKN2B/ANRIL are co-regulated and associated with the risk haplotype and atherosclerosis severity.
  53. Permuth J, Chen D, Yoder S, Li J, Smith A, Choi J, et al. Linc-ing Circulating Long Non-coding RNAs to the Diagnosis and Malignant Prediction of Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas. Sci Rep. 2017;7:10484 pubmed publisher
    ..An 8-lncRNA signature (including ADARB2-AS1, ANRIL, GLIS3-AS1, LINC00472, MEG3, PANDA, PVT1, and UCA1) had greater accuracy than standard clinical and radiologic ..
  54. AbdulAzeez S, Al Nafie A, Al Shehri A, Borgio J, Baranova E, Al Madan M, et al. Intronic Polymorphisms in the CDKN2B-AS1 Gene Are Strongly Associated with the Risk of Myocardial Infarction and Coronary Artery Disease in the Saudi Population. Int J Mol Sci. 2016;17:395 pubmed publisher
    ..0175) and a risk haplotype (TGGA p = 2.86 × 10 - 10) for the development of CAD. This study is in line with others that indicated that the SNPs located in the intronic region of the CDKN2B-AS1 gene are associated with CAD. ..
  55. Sakurada Y, Mabuchi F. Advances in glaucoma genetics. Prog Brain Res. 2015;220:107-26 pubmed publisher
    ..g., CDKN2BAS, CAV1/CAV2, and ATOH7) and PACG (e.g., PLEKHA7 and COL11A1 PCMTD1-ST18)...
  56. Wild P, Zeller T, Schillert A, Szymczak S, Sinning C, Deiseroth A, et al. A genome-wide association study identifies LIPA as a susceptibility gene for coronary artery disease. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2011;4:403-12 pubmed publisher
    ..31. The respective eSNPs associated with CAD strongly affect LIPA gene expression level, which was related to endothelial dysfunction, a precursor of CAD. ..
  57. Dereure O. [Role of non-coding RNA ANRIL in the genesis of plexiform neurofibromas in neurofibromatosis type 1]. Ann Dermatol Venereol. 2012;139:421-2 pubmed publisher
  58. Yang X, Liang X, Pfeiffer R, Wheeler W, Maeder D, Burdette L, et al. Associations of 9p21 variants with cutaneous malignant melanoma, nevi, and pigmentation phenotypes in melanoma-prone families with and without CDKN2A mutations. Fam Cancer. 2010;9:625-33 pubmed publisher
    ..These genetic variants may, at least partially, exert their effects through nevi and tanning ability. ..
  59. Naemura M, Murasaki C, Inoue Y, Okamoto H, Kotake Y. Long Noncoding RNA ANRIL Regulates Proliferation of Non-small Cell Lung Cancer and Cervical Cancer Cells. Anticancer Res. 2015;35:5377-82 pubmed
    Long noncoding RNA ANRIL (antisense non-coding RNA in the INK4 locus) represses p15 and p16, which induce cell-cycle arrest at G1 phase, leading to enhanced cell proliferation of normal fibroblasts...
  60. Naemura M, Tsunoda T, Inoue Y, Okamoto H, Shirasawa S, Kotake Y. ANRIL regulates the proliferation of human colorectal cancer cells in both two- and three-dimensional culture. Mol Cell Biochem. 2016;412:141-6 pubmed publisher
    b>ANRIL is a long noncoding RNA transcribed from the INK4 locus that encodes three tumor suppressor genes, p15, p16, and ARF...
  61. Li Z, Yu X, Shen J. ANRIL: a pivotal tumor suppressor long non-coding RNA in human cancers. Tumour Biol. 2016;37:5657-61 pubmed publisher
    ..LncRNA ANRIL was identified as an oncogene involved in a number of tumors such as gastric cancer, lung cancer, hepatocellular ..
  62. Nawaz S, Noreen A, Rani A, Yousaf M, Arshad M. Association of the rs10757274 SNP with coronary artery disease in a small group of a Pakistani population. Anatol J Cardiol. 2015;15:709-15 pubmed publisher
    ..603; 95% CI: 5.746-16.05). The present results suggest the importance of the 9p21 locus in modulating the chances of CAD. ..
  63. Lan W, Xu D, Xu C, Ding C, Ning F, Zhou Y, et al. Silencing of long non-coding RNA ANRIL inhibits the development of multidrug resistance in gastric cancer cells. Oncol Rep. 2016;36:263-70 pubmed publisher
    ..However, little is known about the roles of ANRIL (antisense non-coding RNA in the INK4 locus) in gastric cancer MDR...
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