Gene Symbol: MALAT1
Description: metastasis associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (non-protein coding)
Alias: HCN, LINC00047, MALAT-1, NCRNA00047, NEAT2, PRO2853
Species: human
Products:     MALAT1

Top Publications

  1. van Asseldonk M, Schepens M, de Bruijn D, Janssen B, Merkx G, Geurts van Kessel A. Construction of a 350-kb sequence-ready 11q13 cosmid contig encompassing the markers D11S4933 and D11S546: mapping of 11 genes and 3 tumor-associated translocation breakpoints. Genomics. 2000;66:35-42 pubmed
    ..This contig will be instrumental for the detailed characterization of the tumor-associated chromosomal breakpoints and the identification of other 11q13-associated disease genes. ..
  2. Ji P, Diederichs S, Wang W, Böing S, Metzger R, Schneider P, et al. MALAT-1, a novel noncoding RNA, and thymosin beta4 predict metastasis and survival in early-stage non-small cell lung cancer. Oncogene. 2003;22:8031-41 pubmed
    ..Taken together, these data contribute to the identification of early-stage NSCLC patients that are at high risk to develop metastasis. The identification of MALAT-1 emphasizes the potential role of noncoding RNAs in human cancer. ..
  3. Ji Q, Liu X, Fu X, Zhang L, Sui H, Zhou L, et al. Resveratrol inhibits invasion and metastasis of colorectal cancer cells via MALAT1 mediated Wnt/?-catenin signal pathway. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e78700 pubmed publisher
    ..colorectal cancer (CRC), in which long non-coding Metastasis Associated Lung Adenocarcinoma Transcript 1 (RNA-MALAT1) also plays an important role...
  4. Conrad N. The emerging role of triple helices in RNA biology. Wiley Interdiscip Rev RNA. 2014;5:15-29 pubmed publisher
    ..Finally, a cellular noncoding RNA, MALAT1, includes a triple helix at its 3'-end that contributes to RNA stability, but surprisingly also supports ..
  5. Yang F, Yi F, Han X, Du Q, Liang Z. MALAT-1 interacts with hnRNP C in cell cycle regulation. FEBS Lett. 2013;587:3175-81 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition to characterize the physiological interaction between MALAT-1 and hnRNP C, our study also highlights the role of MALAT-1 in cell cycle regulation. ..
  6. Tripathi V, Shen Z, Chakraborty A, Giri S, Freier S, Wu X, et al. Long noncoding RNA MALAT1 controls cell cycle progression by regulating the expression of oncogenic transcription factor B-MYB. PLoS Genet. 2013;9:e1003368 pubmed publisher
    The long noncoding MALAT1 RNA is upregulated in cancer tissues and its elevated expression is associated with hyper-proliferation, but the underlying mechanism is poorly understood...
  7. Gutschner T, Hämmerle M, Eissmann M, Hsu J, Kim Y, Hung G, et al. The noncoding RNA MALAT1 is a critical regulator of the metastasis phenotype of lung cancer cells. Cancer Res. 2013;73:1180-9 pubmed publisher
    The long noncoding RNA MALAT1 (metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1), also known as MALAT-1 or NEAT2 (nuclear-enriched abundant transcript 2), is a highly conserved nuclear noncoding RNA (ncRNA) and a predictive marker ..
  8. Eißmann M, Gutschner T, Hämmerle M, Günther S, Caudron Herger M, Groß M, et al. Loss of the abundant nuclear non-coding RNA MALAT1 is compatible with life and development. RNA Biol. 2012;9:1076-87 pubmed publisher
    The metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1, MALAT1, is a long non-coding RNA (lncRNA) that has been discovered as a marker for lung cancer metastasis...
  9. Kryger R, Fan L, Wilce P, Jaquet V. MALAT-1, a non protein-coding RNA is upregulated in the cerebellum, hippocampus and brain stem of human alcoholics. Alcohol. 2012;46:629-34 pubmed publisher
    ..a cDNA fragment corresponding to a section of a known non protein-coding RNA (ncRNA), MALAT-1, (also known as NEAT2)...

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  1. Yang L, Lin C, Liu W, Zhang J, Ohgi K, Grinstein J, et al. ncRNA- and Pc2 methylation-dependent gene relocation between nuclear structures mediates gene activation programs. Cell. 2011;147:773-88 pubmed publisher
    ..This movement is the consequence of binding of methylated and unmethylated Pc2 to the ncRNAs TUG1 and MALAT1/NEAT2, located in PcGs and ICGs, respectively...
  2. Wang J, Wang H, Zhang Y, Zhen N, Zhang L, Qiao Y, et al. Mutual inhibition between YAP and SRSF1 maintains long non-coding RNA, Malat1-induced tumourigenesis in liver cancer. Cell Signal. 2014;26:1048-59 pubmed publisher
    Emerging studies have revealed that Malat1 is overexpressed in many malignant diseases, including liver cancer, and contributes to enhancing cell migration or facilitating proliferation...
  3. Guru S, Agarwal S, Manickam P, Olufemi S, Crabtree J, Weisemann J, et al. A transcript map for the 2.8-Mb region containing the multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 locus. Genome Res. 1997;7:725-35 pubmed
    ..8-Mb D11S480-D11S913 interval. Fifteen candidate genes (of which 10 were examined exhaustively) were evaluated by Southern blot and/or dideoxy fingerprinting analysis to identify the gene harboring disease-causing mutations. ..
  4. Zong X, Tripathi V, Prasanth K. RNA splicing control: yet another gene regulatory role for long nuclear noncoding RNAs. RNA Biol. 2011;8:968-77 pubmed publisher
    ..The cancer-associated Metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript1 (MALAT1) is one such long nrRNA that regulates pre-mRNA processing in mammalian cells...
  5. Guo F, Li Y, Liu Y, Wang J, Li Y, Li G. Inhibition of metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 in CaSki human cervical cancer cells suppresses cell proliferation and invasion. Acta Biochim Biophys Sin (Shanghai). 2010;42:224-9 pubmed
    Metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1) is suggested to be a long (~7 kb) non-coding RNA. MALAT1 is overexpressed in many human carcinomas, but its function remains unknown...
  6. Lai M, Yang Z, Zhou L, Zhu Q, Xie H, Zhang F, et al. Long non-coding RNA MALAT-1 overexpression predicts tumor recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma after liver transplantation. Med Oncol. 2012;29:1810-6 pubmed publisher
    Metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1(MALAT1), a long non-coding RNA (lncRNA), is up-regulated in many solid tumors and associated with cancer metastasis and recurrence...
  7. Wilusz J, Freier S, Spector D. 3' end processing of a long nuclear-retained noncoding RNA yields a tRNA-like cytoplasmic RNA. Cell. 2008;135:919-32 pubmed publisher
    b>MALAT1 is a long noncoding RNA known to be misregulated in many human cancers. We have identified a highly conserved small RNA of 61 nucleotides originating from the MALAT1 locus that is broadly expressed in human tissues...
  8. Yamada K, Kano J, Tsunoda H, Yoshikawa H, Okubo C, Ishiyama T, et al. Phenotypic characterization of endometrial stromal sarcoma of the uterus. Cancer Sci. 2006;97:106-12 pubmed
  9. Xu C, Yang M, Tian J, Wang X, Li Z. MALAT-1: a long non-coding RNA and its important 3' end functional motif in colorectal cancer metastasis. Int J Oncol. 2011;39:169-75 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study gives a new direction to research primarily focused on exploring the molecular mechanisms occurring during the invasion and metastasis of CRC. ..
  10. Schmidt L, Spieker T, Koschmieder S, Schäffers S, Humberg J, Jungen D, et al. The long noncoding MALAT-1 RNA indicates a poor prognosis in non-small cell lung cancer and induces migration and tumor growth. J Thorac Oncol. 2011;6:1984-92 pubmed publisher
    ..These data indicate that MALAT-1 expression levels are associated with patient survival and identify tumor-promoting functions of MALAT-1. ..
  11. Tripathi V, Ellis J, Shen Z, Song D, Pan Q, Watt A, et al. The nuclear-retained noncoding RNA MALAT1 regulates alternative splicing by modulating SR splicing factor phosphorylation. Mol Cell. 2010;39:925-38 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present study, we provide evidence for a role for the long nuclear-retained regulatory RNA (nrRNA), MALAT1 in AS regulation...
  12. Ying L, Chen Q, Wang Y, Zhou Z, Huang Y, Qiu F. Upregulated MALAT-1 contributes to bladder cancer cell migration by inducing epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition. Mol Biosyst. 2012;8:2289-94 pubmed
    ..These data suggest an important role for MALAT-1 in regulating metastasis of bladder cancer and the potential application of MALAT-1 in bladder cancer therapy. ..
  13. Wilusz J, Jnbaptiste C, Lu L, Kuhn C, Joshua Tor L, Sharp P. A triple helix stabilizes the 3' ends of long noncoding RNAs that lack poly(A) tails. Genes Dev. 2012;26:2392-407 pubmed publisher
    The MALAT1 (metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1) locus is misregulated in many human cancers and produces an abundant long nuclear-retained noncoding RNA...
  14. Brown J, Valenstein M, Yario T, Tycowski K, Steitz J. Formation of triple-helical structures by the 3'-end sequences of MALAT1 and MEN? noncoding RNAs. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012;109:19202-7 pubmed publisher
    ..RNAs and identified putative ENE-like structures in metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1) and multiple endocrine neoplasia-? (MEN?) RNAs...
  15. Koshimizu T, Fujiwara Y, Sakai N, Shibata K, Tsuchiya H. Oxytocin stimulates expression of a noncoding RNA tumor marker in a human neuroblastoma cell line. Life Sci. 2010;86:455-60 pubmed publisher
    A noncoding RNA, metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1), is upregulated in several malignant tumors...
  16. Michalik K, You X, Manavski Y, Doddaballapur A, Zörnig M, Braun T, et al. Long noncoding RNA MALAT1 regulates endothelial cell function and vessel growth. Circ Res. 2014;114:1389-97 pubmed publisher
    ..cells and elucidated the function of the highly expressed metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1)...
  17. Hutchinson J, Ensminger A, Clemson C, Lynch C, Lawrence J, Chess A. A screen for nuclear transcripts identifies two linked noncoding RNAs associated with SC35 splicing domains. BMC Genomics. 2007;8:39 pubmed
    ..less than 70 kb apart on human chromosome 11: NEAT1, a noncoding RNA from the locus encoding for TncRNA, and NEAT2 (also known as MALAT-1)...
  18. Fan Y, Shen B, Tan M, Mu X, Qin Y, Zhang F, et al. TGF-?-induced upregulation of malat1 promotes bladder cancer metastasis by associating with suz12. Clin Cancer Res. 2014;20:1531-41 pubmed publisher
    ..Long noncoding RNAs (lncRNA) have been shown to play important regulatory roles in cancer progression. The lncRNA malat1 (metastasis associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1) is a critical regulator of the metastasis phenotype of ..
  19. Tseng J, Hsieh Y, Hsu S, Chou M. Metastasis associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 is up-regulated in placenta previa increta/percreta and strongly associated with trophoblast-like cell invasion in vitro. Mol Hum Reprod. 2009;15:725-31 pubmed publisher
    ..MALAT-1 might be involved in regulating trophoblast invasion during the development of advanced invasive placentation. ..
  20. Ren S, Wang F, Shen J, Sun Y, Xu W, Lu J, et al. Long non-coding RNA metastasis associated in lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 derived miniRNA as a novel plasma-based biomarker for diagnosing prostate cancer. Eur J Cancer. 2013;49:2949-59 pubmed publisher
    ..We conclude that MD-miniRNA can be used as a novel plasma-based biomarker for PCa detection and can improve diagnostic accuracy by predicting prostate biopsy outcomes. Further large-scale studies are needed to confirm our findings. ..
  21. Tee A, Liu B, Song R, Li J, Pasquier E, Cheung B, et al. The long noncoding RNA MALAT1 promotes tumor-driven angiogenesis by up-regulating pro-angiogenic gene expression. Oncotarget. 2016;7:8663-75 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we show that the long noncoding RNA MALAT1 was upregulated in human neuroblastoma cell lines under hypoxic conditions...
  22. Wang D, Ding L, Wang L, Zhao Y, Sun Z, Karnes R, et al. LncRNA MALAT1 enhances oncogenic activities of EZH2 in castration-resistant prostate cancer. Oncotarget. 2015;6:41045-55 pubmed publisher
    ..RNA immunoprecipitation-coupled high throughput sequencing (RIP-seq), we demonstrated that EZH2 binds to MALAT1, a long non-coding RNA (lncRNA) that is overexpressed during PCa progression...
  23. Wang S, Zhang W, Wu X, Zhang M, Weng M, Zhou D, et al. Long non-coding RNA Malat1 promotes gallbladder cancer development by acting as a molecular sponge to regulate miR-206. Oncotarget. 2016;7:37857-37867 pubmed publisher
    Long non-coding RNA (lncRNA) metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (Malat1) functions as an oncogene in many types of human cancer...
  24. Liu M, Sun W, Liu Y, Dong X. The role of lncRNA MALAT1 in bone metastasis in patients with non-small cell lung cancer. Oncol Rep. 2016;36:1679-85 pubmed publisher
    lncRNA metastasis-associated lung adencarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1) plays an important role in the metastasis of lung cancer. Yet, its role in bone metastasis and the related mechanism remain unknown...
  25. Guo F, Guo L, Li Y, Zhou Q, Li Z. MALAT1 is an oncogenic long non-coding RNA associated with tumor invasion in non-small cell lung cancer regulated by DNA methylation. Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2015;8:15903-10 pubmed
    b>MALAT1 is an important long noncoding RNA in tumor progression. Here we showed that the expression of MALAT1 was upregulated in non-small cell lung cancer cells (NSCLCs) or tissues as compared with the normal lung cell or tissues...
  26. Pruszko M, Milano E, Forcato M, Donzelli S, Ganci F, Di Agostino S, et al. The mutant p53-ID4 complex controls VEGFA isoforms by recruiting lncRNA MALAT1. EMBO Rep. 2017;18:1331-1351 pubmed publisher
    The abundant, nuclear-retained, metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1) has been associated with a poorly differentiated and aggressive phenotype of mammary carcinomas...
  27. Sun R, Qin C, Jiang B, Fang S, Pan X, Peng L, et al. Down-regulation of MALAT1 inhibits cervical cancer cell invasion and metastasis by inhibition of epithelial-mesenchymal transition. Mol Biosyst. 2016;12:952-62 pubmed publisher
    The metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1(MALAT1), a member of the long non-coding RNA (lncRNA) family, has been reported to be highly enriched in many kinds of cancers and to be a metastasis marker and a prognostic ..
  28. Luo F, Sun B, Li H, Xu Y, Liu Y, Liu X, et al. A MALAT1/HIF-2α feedback loop contributes to arsenite carcinogenesis. Oncotarget. 2016;7:5769-87 pubmed publisher
    ..It is also not known if lncRNAs are involved in arsenic-induced liver carcinogenesis. We have found that MALAT1, a non-coding RNA, is over-expressed in the sera of people exposed to arsenite and in hepatocellular carcinomas (..
  29. Jin C, Yan B, Lu Q, Lin Y, Ma L. Reciprocal regulation of Hsa-miR-1 and long noncoding RNA MALAT1 promotes triple-negative breast cancer development. Tumour Biol. 2016;37:7383-94 pubmed publisher
    ..However, little is known about the mechanism through which metastasis-associated lung adencarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1) exerts its oncogenic activity, and the interaction between MALAT1 and microRNA remains largely unknown...
  30. Huang N, Chi Y, Xue J, Liu M, Huang S, Mo M, et al. Long non-coding RNA metastasis associated in lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1) interacts with estrogen receptor and predicted poor survival in breast cancer. Oncotarget. 2016;7:37957-37965 pubmed publisher
    Metastasis associated in lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1), a lncRNA that was first recognized as a prognostic parameter for patient survival of stage I lung cancer, is up-regulated in multiple human malignancies, including breast ..
  31. Liu R, Li J, Lai Y, Liao Y, Liu R, Qiu W. Hsa-miR-1 suppresses breast cancer development by down-regulating K-ras and long non-coding RNA MALAT1. Int J Biol Macromol. 2015;81:491-7 pubmed publisher
    ..MiR-1 functioned as a tumor suppressor by targeting K-RAS and MALAT1. In addition, the effects of up-regulation of miR-1 were similar to that of silencing K-RAS and MALAT1 in breast ..
  32. Guo D, Ma J, Yan L, Li T, Li Z, Han X, et al. Down-Regulation of Lncrna MALAT1 Attenuates Neuronal Cell Death Through Suppressing Beclin1-Dependent Autophagy by Regulating Mir-30a in Cerebral Ischemic Stroke. Cell Physiol Biochem. 2017;43:182-194 pubmed publisher
    LncRNA metastasis associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1) was reported to be highly expressed in an in vitro mimic of ischemic stroke conditions...
  33. Xia H, Chen Q, Chen Y, Ge X, Leng W, Tang Q, et al. The lncRNA MALAT1 is a novel biomarker for gastric cancer metastasis. Oncotarget. 2016;7:56209-56218 pubmed publisher
    The metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1) is frequently over-expressed and serves as a prognostic marker in human cancers. However, little is known about the role of MALAT1 in gastric cancer...
  34. Brown J, Kinzig C, DeGregorio S, Steitz J. Methyltransferase-like protein 16 binds the 3'-terminal triple helix of MALAT1 long noncoding RNA. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016;113:14013-14018 pubmed
    Metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1), a cancer-promoting long noncoding RNA, accumulates in cells by using a 3'-triple-helical RNA stability element for nuclear expression (ENE)...
  35. Jiao F, Hu H, Yuan C, Wang L, Jiang W, Jin Z, et al. Elevated expression level of long noncoding RNA MALAT-1 facilitates cell growth, migration and invasion in pancreatic cancer. Oncol Rep. 2014;32:2485-92 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, this study indicated that MALAT-1 may serve as an oncogenic lncRNA that is involved in malignancy phenotypes of pancreatic cancer. Therefore, it may be used as a potential therapeutic target. ..
  36. Tan X, Huang Z, Li X. Long Non-Coding RNA MALAT1 Interacts With miR-204 to Modulate Human Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma Proliferation, Migration, and Invasion by Targeting CXCR4. J Cell Biochem. 2017;118:3643-3653 pubmed publisher
    Metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1) is involved in the development and progression of many types of tumors. An aberrant expression of MALAT1 was observed in many kinds of cancers...
  37. Kim S, Kim S, Yang W, Kim S, Yoon S. Association of the long non-coding RNA MALAT1 with the polycomb repressive complex pathway in T and NK cell lymphoma. Oncotarget. 2017;8:31305-31317 pubmed publisher
    ..Among the tested lncRNAs, MALAT1 was most highly expressed in clinical samples and cell lines...
  38. Li L, Chai Y, Guo X, Chu S, Zhang L. The effects of the long non-coding RNA MALAT-1 regulated autophagy-related signaling pathway on chemotherapy resistance in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma. Biomed Pharmacother. 2017;89:939-948 pubmed publisher
    ..05). Our study provides evidence that inhibiting lncRNA MALAT-1 can improve the chemotherapy sensitivity of DLBCL by enhancing autophagy-related proteins. ..
  39. Yan C, Chen J, Chen N. Long noncoding RNA MALAT1 promotes hepatic steatosis and insulin resistance by increasing nuclear SREBP-1c protein stability. Sci Rep. 2016;6:22640 pubmed publisher
    Metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1) is implicated in liver cell proliferation. However, its role in hepatic steatosis and insulin resistance remain poorly understood...
  40. Yao W, Bai Y, Li Y, Guo L, Zeng P, Wang Y, et al. Upregulation of MALAT-1 and its association with survival rate and the effect on cell cycle and migration in patients with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma. Tumour Biol. 2016;37:4305-12 pubmed publisher
    ..These data indicates that MALAT-1 could be exploited for therapeutic benefit. ..
  41. Tang Y, Jin X, Xiang Y, Chen Y, Shen C, ZHANG Y, et al. The lncRNA MALAT1 protects the endothelium against ox-LDL-induced dysfunction via upregulating the expression of the miR-22-3p target genes CXCR2 and AKT. FEBS Lett. 2015;589:3189-96 pubmed publisher
    ..has demonstrated that the long ncRNAs (lncRNA) Human metastasis associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1) participates in the regulation of the pathophysiological processes...
  42. Lu H, He Y, Lin L, Qi Z, Ma L, Li L, et al. Long non-coding RNA MALAT1 modulates radiosensitivity of HR-HPV+ cervical cancer via sponging miR-145. Tumour Biol. 2016;37:1683-91 pubmed publisher
    Metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1) is a lncRNA playing oncogenic role in several cancers, including cervical cancer. However, its role in radiosensitivity of cervical cancer is not yet well understood...
  43. Hirata H, Hinoda Y, Shahryari V, Deng G, Nakajima K, Tabatabai Z, et al. Long Noncoding RNA MALAT1 Promotes Aggressive Renal Cell Carcinoma through Ezh2 and Interacts with miR-205. Cancer Res. 2015;75:1322-31 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we investigated the contributions of the lncRNA MALAT1 in RCC with a specific focus on its transcriptional regulation and its interactions with Ezh2 and miR-205...
  44. Wang X, Li M, Wang Z, Han S, Tang X, Ge Y, et al. Silencing of long noncoding RNA MALAT1 by miR-101 and miR-217 inhibits proliferation, migration, and invasion of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma cells. J Biol Chem. 2015;290:3925-35 pubmed publisher
    b>MALAT1, a highly conserved long noncoding RNA, is deregulated in several types of cancers. However, its role in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) and its posttranscriptional regulation remain poorly understood...
  45. Davis I, Hsi B, Arroyo J, Vargas S, Yeh Y, Motyckova G, et al. Cloning of an Alpha-TFEB fusion in renal tumors harboring the t(6;11)(p21;q13) chromosome translocation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2003;100:6051-6 pubmed
    ..Alpha-TFEB is thus identified as a fusion gene in a subset of pediatric renal neoplasms. ..
  46. Chang S, Hu W. Long non-coding RNA MALAT1 promotes oral squamous cell carcinoma development via microRNA-125b/STAT3 axis. J Cell Physiol. 2018;233:3384-3396 pubmed publisher
    ..Recently, lncRNA metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript-1 (MALAT1) has been reported to play an oncogenic role in OSCC metastasis...
  47. Peng R, Luo C, Guo Q, Cao J, Yang Q, Dong K, et al. Association analyses of genetic variants in long non-coding RNA MALAT1 with breast cancer susceptibility and mRNA expression of MALAT1 in Chinese Han population. Gene. 2018;642:241-248 pubmed publisher
    The long non-coding RNA (lncRNA) Metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1(MALAT1) has been implicated in breast cancer (BC)...
  48. Zhang L, Niyazi H, Zhao H, Cao X, Abudula M, Ye W, et al. Effects of miRNA-143 and the non-coding RNA MALAT1 on the pathogenesis and metastasis of HeLa cells. Genet Mol Res. 2017;16: pubmed publisher
    ..The non-coding RNA MALAT1 participates in various physiological processes that are important for proper functioning of the body...
  49. Zhang Y, Wang T, Huang H, Li W, Cheng X, Yang J. Human MALAT-1 long non-coding RNA is overexpressed in cervical cancer metastasis and promotes cell proliferation, invasion and migration. J BUON. 2015;20:1497-503 pubmed
    ..Taken together, this study suggests an indispensible role played by MALAT-1 in CC progression, which may act as a potential prognostic indicator for CC and also could be a novel potential target for diagnosis of CC. ..
  50. Zhou R, Wang X, Yao J, Shen Y, Chen S, Yang H, et al. Identification and characterization of proliferative retinopathy-related long noncoding RNAs. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2015;465:324-30 pubmed publisher
    ..We subsequently focus on one lncRNA, MALAT1, and investigated its expression pattern in the biofluid of PVR patients...
  51. Jiao F, Hu H, Han T, Yuan C, Wang L, Jin Z, et al. Long noncoding RNA MALAT-1 enhances stem cell-like phenotypes in pancreatic cancer cells. Int J Mol Sci. 2015;16:6677-93 pubmed publisher
    ..Collectively, we for the first time found the potential effects of MALAT-1 on the stem cell-like phenotypes in pancreatic cancer cells, suggesting a novel role of MALAT-1 in tumor stemness, which remains to be fully elucidated. ..
  52. Yang M, Hu Z, Xu C, Xie L, Wang X, Chen S, et al. MALAT1 promotes colorectal cancer cell proliferation/migration/invasion via PRKA kinase anchor protein 9. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2015;1852:166-74 pubmed publisher
    Our previous studies have shown that the 3' end of metastasis associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1) is involved in colorectal cancer (CRC) cell proliferation and migration/invasion in vitro...
  53. Handa H, Kuroda Y, Kimura K, Masuda Y, Hattori H, Alkebsi L, et al. Long non-coding RNA MALAT1 is an inducible stress response gene associated with extramedullary spread and poor prognosis of multiple myeloma. Br J Haematol. 2017;179:449-460 pubmed publisher
    ..The mechanisms underlying extramedullary spread have not yet been fully elucidated. MALAT1 is a highly abundantly and ubiquitously expressed long non-coding RNA that plays important roles in cancer ..