Experts and Doctors on mice in Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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Locale: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Topic: mice

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  1. Zhang C, Wu B, Beglopoulos V, Wines Samuelson M, Zhang D, Dragatsis I, et al. Presenilins are essential for regulating neurotransmitter release. Nature. 2009;460:632-6 pubmed publisher
  2. Vinciguerra P, Godinho S, Parmar K, Pellman D, D Andrea A. Cytokinesis failure occurs in Fanconi anemia pathway-deficient murine and human bone marrow hematopoietic cells. J Clin Invest. 2010;120:3834-42 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on these observations, we suggest that cytokinesis failure followed by apoptosis may contribute to bone marrow failure in patients with FA. ..
  3. Wetzel Smith M, Hunkapiller J, Bhangale T, Srinivasan K, Maloney J, Atwal J, et al. A rare mutation in UNC5C predisposes to late-onset Alzheimer's disease and increases neuronal cell death. Nat Med. 2014;20:1452-7 pubmed publisher
  4. Gekakis N, Gehnrich S, Sul H. Phosphofructokinase isozyme expression during myoblast differentiation. J Biol Chem. 1989;264:3658-61 pubmed
    ..In contrast, the mRNA level for PFK-B increased slightly during differentiation, showing a maximum of 4-fold at 96 h. These results indicate isozyme-specific control of muscle PFK gene expression during C2 myoblast differentiation. ..
  5. Wolf G, Trub T, Ottinger E, Groninga L, Lynch A, White M, et al. PTB domains of IRS-1 and Shc have distinct but overlapping binding specificities. J Biol Chem. 1995;270:27407-10 pubmed
    ..Shc and IRS-1 are phosphorylated by distinct but overlapping sets of receptor-linked tyrosine kinases. These differences may be accounted for by the inherent specificities of their respective PTB domains. ..
  6. Richter D, Harn D. Candidate vaccine antigens identified by antibodies from mice vaccinated with 15- or 50-kilorad-irradiated cercariae of Schistosoma mansoni. Infect Immun. 1993;61:146-54 pubmed
    ..In this study, we conclusively identified six distinct antigens that are specifically recognized by the humoral immune response of vaccinated mice. ..
  7. Aziz N, Maxwell M, St Jacques B, Brenner B. Downregulation of Ke 6, a novel gene encoded within the major histocompatibility complex, in murine polycystic kidney disease. Mol Cell Biol. 1993;13:1847-53 pubmed
    ..We report here the complete nucleotide sequence of Ke 6a cDNA and the expression of the Ke 6 gene in murine models of PKD. The Ke 6 gene may be intimately involved in the manifestation of these cystic kidney diseases. ..
  8. Williams J, Pechet T, Weiser M, Reid R, Kobzik L, Moore F, et al. Intestinal reperfusion injury is mediated by IgM and complement. J Appl Physiol (1985). 1999;86:938-42 pubmed
    ..We conclude that intestinal ischemia-reperfusion injury is dependent on the classic complement pathway and IgM...
  9. Heine H, Delude R, Monks B, Espevik T, Golenbock D. Bacterial lipopolysaccharide induces expression of the stress response genes hop and H411. J Biol Chem. 1999;274:21049-55 pubmed
    ..Both Hop and H411 represent novel gene products not previously recognized as part of the complex biological response to endotoxin. ..

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  1. Klein C, Bueler H, Mulligan R. Comparative analysis of genetically modified dendritic cells and tumor cells as therapeutic cancer vaccines. J Exp Med. 2000;191:1699-708 pubmed
    ..Our results suggest that clinical studies involving the vaccination with genetically modified DCs may be warranted. ..
  2. Pabst T, Mueller B, Harakawa N, Schoch C, Haferlach T, Behre G, et al. AML1-ETO downregulates the granulocytic differentiation factor C/EBPalpha in t(8;21) myeloid leukemia. Nat Med. 2001;7:444-51 pubmed
    ..Conditional expression of C/EBPalpha in AML1-ETO-positive Kasumi-1 cells results in neutrophilic differentiation. We suggest that restoring C/EBPalpha expression will have therapeutic implications in RUNX1-CBF2T1-positive leukemias. ..
  3. Goepfert C, Sundberg C, Sevigny J, Enjyoji K, Hoshi T, Csizmadia E, et al. Disordered cellular migration and angiogenesis in cd39-null mice. Circulation. 2001;104:3109-15 pubmed
    ..Our findings demonstrate a role for NTPDase1 and phosphohydrolysis of extracellular nucleotides in the regulation of the cellular infiltration and new vessel growth in a model of angiogenesis. ..
  4. Kim D, Lassar A. Smad-dependent recruitment of a histone deacetylase/Sin3A complex modulates the bone morphogenetic protein-dependent transcriptional repressor activity of Nkx3.2. Mol Cell Biol. 2003;23:8704-17 pubmed
  5. Duxbury M, Ito H, Zinner M, Ashley S, Whang E. Focal adhesion kinase gene silencing promotes anoikis and suppresses metastasis of human pancreatic adenocarcinoma cells. Surgery. 2004;135:555-62 pubmed
    ..Suppression of FAK expression also inhibited metastasis in the nude mouse model. FAK gene silencing suppresses anoikis resistance in pancreatic adenocarcinoma cells. FAK represents a potential target for novel antimetastatic therapies. ..
  6. Steidl U, Steidl C, Ebralidze A, Chapuy B, Han H, Will B, et al. A distal single nucleotide polymorphism alters long-range regulation of the PU.1 gene in acute myeloid leukemia. J Clin Invest. 2007;117:2611-20 pubmed
    ..Thus we have identified a SNP within a distal enhancer that is associated with a subtype of leukemia and exerts a deleterious effect through remote transcriptional dysregulation in specific progenitor subtypes. ..
  7. Palazzo A, Springer M, Shibata Y, Lee C, Dias A, Rapoport T. The signal sequence coding region promotes nuclear export of mRNA. PLoS Biol. 2007;5:e322 pubmed
    ..The discovery of an SSCR-mediated pathway explains the previously noted amino acid bias in signal sequences and suggests a link between nuclear export and membrane targeting of mRNAs. ..
  8. Kelly M, Gauthier M, Saha A, Ruderman N. Activation of AMP-activated protein kinase by interleukin-6 in rat skeletal muscle: association with changes in cAMP, energy state, and endogenous fuel mobilization. Diabetes. 2009;58:1953-60 pubmed publisher
  9. Divangahi M, Chen M, Gan H, Desjardins D, Hickman T, Lee D, et al. Mycobacterium tuberculosis evades macrophage defenses by inhibiting plasma membrane repair. Nat Immunol. 2009;10:899-906 pubmed publisher
    ..By inducing production of lipoxin A(4) (LXA(4)), which blocks PGE(2) biosynthesis, virulent Mtb prevented membrane repair and induced necrosis. Thus, virulent Mtb impairs macrophage plasma membrane repair to evade host defenses. ..
  10. Perez A, Bachrach E, Illigens B, Jun S, Bagden E, Steffen L, et al. CXCR4 enhances engraftment of muscle progenitor cells. Muscle Nerve. 2009;40:562-72 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, this enhanced extravasation likely promotes higher donor cell engraftment rates over time. ..
  11. Passer B, Cheema T, Zhou B, Wakimoto H, Zaupa C, Razmjoo M, et al. Identification of the ENT1 antagonists dipyridamole and dilazep as amplifiers of oncolytic herpes simplex virus-1 replication. Cancer Res. 2010;70:3890-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results indicate that ENT1 antagonists augment oHSV replication in tumor cells by increasing cellular ribonucleoside activity. ..
  12. Liao J, Al Shahrani M, Al Habib M, Tanaka T, Huang G. Cells isolated from inflamed periapical tissue express mesenchymal stem cell markers and are highly osteogenic. J Endod. 2011;37:1217-24 pubmed publisher
    ..The objectives of this study were to detect the expression of MSC markers in periapical inflammatory tissues and to characterize isolated cells from these tissues...
  13. van Opijnen T, Camilli A. A fine scale phenotype-genotype virulence map of a bacterial pathogen. Genome Res. 2012;22:2541-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, we have generated a resource that provides detailed insight into the biology and virulence of S. pneumoniae and provided a road map for similar discovery in other microorganisms. ..
  14. Ghatak S, Markwald R, Hascall V, Dowling W, Lottes R, Baatz J, et al. Transforming growth factor ?1 (TGF?1) regulates CD44V6 expression and activity through extracellular signal-regulated kinase (ERK)-induced EGR1 in pulmonary fibrogenic fibroblasts. J Biol Chem. 2017;292:10465-10489 pubmed publisher
    ..These results demonstrate a novel positive-feedback loop that links the myofibroblast phenotype to TGF?1-stimulated CD44V6/ERK/EGR1 signaling. ..
  15. Sun X, Pons S, Asano T, Myers M, Glasheen E, White M. The Fyn tyrosine kinase binds Irs-1 and forms a distinct signaling complex during insulin stimulation. J Biol Chem. 1996;271:10583-7 pubmed
    ..By comparison with the insulin receptor, p59fyn kinase phosphorylated a unique cohort of tyrosine residues in Irs-1. These results outline a role for p59fyn or other related Src-kinases during insulin and cytokine signaling. ..
  16. Kimura A, Singh D, Wawrousek E, Kikuchi M, Nakamura M, Shinohara T. Both PCE-1/RX and OTX/CRX interactions are necessary for photoreceptor-specific gene expression. J Biol Chem. 2000;275:1152-60 pubmed
    ..Thus, photoreceptor specificity can be achieved by multiple promoter elements interacting with a combination of both photoreceptor-specific regulatory factors and factors present in closely related cell lineages. ..
  17. Iakoubova O, Dushkin H, Pacella L, Beier D. Genetic analysis of modifying loci on mouse chromosome 1 that affect disease severity in a model of recessive PKD. Physiol Genomics. 1999;1:101-5 pubmed
    ..This hypothesis is supported by the demonstration that severe PKD occurs in mice carrying a large congenic interval...
  18. Tamai K, Semenov M, Kato Y, Spokony R, Liu C, Katsuyama Y, et al. LDL-receptor-related proteins in Wnt signal transduction. Nature. 2000;407:530-5 pubmed
    ..The extracellular domain of LRP6 bound Wnt-1 and associated with Fz in a Wnt-dependent manner. Our results indicate that LRP6 may be a component of the Wnt receptor complex. ..
  19. Gilmore T, Cormier C, Jean Jacques J, Gapuzan M. Malignant transformation of primary chicken spleen cells by human transcription factor c-Rel. Oncogene. 2001;20:7098-103 pubmed
    ..These results are the first demonstration of a lymphoid cell malignant transforming ability for mammalian Rel/NF-kappaB transcription factors, and implicate c-Rel as a molecular target for cancer therapeutics. ..
  20. Brown E. The pathophysiology of primary hyperparathyroidism. J Bone Miner Res. 2002;17 Suppl 2:N24-9 pubmed
    ..Thus, PTH-dependent hypercalcemia can occur in the setting of either inherited, generalized resistance to Ca(o)2+ (i.e., FHH and NSHPT) or acquired tissue selective resistance of pathological parathyroid glands to Ca(o)2+ (e.g., PHPT). ..
  21. Chang S, Khoo C, Naylor M, Maser R, Depinho R. Telomere-based crisis: functional differences between telomerase activation and ALT in tumor progression. Genes Dev. 2003;17:88-100 pubmed
  22. Grabie N, Delfs M, Westrich J, Love V, Stavrakis G, Ahmad F, et al. IL-12 is required for differentiation of pathogenic CD8+ T cell effectors that cause myocarditis. J Clin Invest. 2003;111:671-80 pubmed
    ..These data demonstrate the importance of IL-12 in the differentiation of pathogenic CD8(+) T cells that can cause myocarditis. ..
  23. Ashour J, Hondalus M. Phenotypic mutants of the intracellular actinomycete Rhodococcus equi created by in vivo Himar1 transposon mutagenesis. J Bacteriol. 2003;185:2644-52 pubmed
    ..The mutagenesis methodology we have developed will allow the characterization of R. equi virulence mechanisms and the creation of other attenuated strains with vaccine potential...
  24. Kang J, Wang J, Wu L, Kang Z. Transgenic mice: fat-1 mice convert n-6 to n-3 fatty acids. Nature. 2004;427:504 pubmed
    ..As well as presenting an opportunity to investigate the roles played by n-3 fatty acids in the body, our discovery indicates that this technology might be adapted to enrich n-3 fatty acids in animal products such as meat, milk and eggs. ..
  25. Takemura Y, Ouchi N, Shibata R, Aprahamian T, Kirber M, Summer R, et al. Adiponectin modulates inflammatory reactions via calreticulin receptor-dependent clearance of early apoptotic bodies. J Clin Invest. 2007;117:375-86 pubmed
    ..We propose that adiponectin protects the organism from systemic inflammation by promoting the clearance of early apoptotic cells by macrophages through a receptor-dependent pathway involving calreticulin. ..
  26. Shah K, Hingtgen S, Kasmieh R, Figueiredo J, Garcia Garcia E, Martinez Serrano A, et al. Bimodal viral vectors and in vivo imaging reveal the fate of human neural stem cells in experimental glioma model. J Neurosci. 2008;28:4406-13 pubmed publisher
    ..These studies demonstrate the utility of bimodal viral vectors and real-time imaging in evaluating fate of NSCs in diseased models and thus provide a platform for accelerating cell-based therapies for CNS disorders. ..
  27. Vitali S, Mitsialis S, Liang O, Liu X, Fernandez Gonzalez A, Christou H, et al. Divergent cardiopulmonary actions of heme oxygenase enzymatic products in chronic hypoxia. PLoS ONE. 2009;4:e5978 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, reducing pulmonary vascular resistance may not prevent RV injury in hypoxia-induced PAH; supporting RV adaptation to hypoxia and preventing RV failure must be a therapeutic goal. ..
  28. Chen J, Crispin J, Dalle Lucca J, Tsokos G. A novel inhibitor of the alternative pathway of complement attenuates intestinal ischemia/reperfusion-induced injury. J Surg Res. 2011;167:e131-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results show that CRIg-Fc represents a candidate to limit IR injury as it occurs in various clinical conditions. ..
  29. Liu Y, Bando Y, Vargas Lowy D, Elyaman W, Khoury S, Huang T, et al. CD200R1 agonist attenuates mechanisms of chronic disease in a murine model of multiple sclerosis. J Neurosci. 2010;30:2025-38 pubmed publisher
  30. Osuchowski M, Craciun F, Schuller E, Sima C, Gyurko R, Remick D. Untreated type 1 diabetes increases sepsis-induced mortality without inducing a prelethal cytokine response. Shock. 2010;34:369-76 pubmed publisher
    ..These data demonstrate that untreated type I diabetes mellitus severely exacerbates sepsis mortality without inducing a prelethal release of systemic proinflammatory or anti-inflammatory cytokines. ..
  31. Roper J, Richardson M, Wang W, Richard L, Chen W, Coffee E, et al. The dual PI3K/mTOR inhibitor NVP-BEZ235 induces tumor regression in a genetically engineered mouse model of PIK3CA wild-type colorectal cancer. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e25132 pubmed publisher
    ..013). These studies provide the preclinical rationale for studies examining the efficacy of the dual PI3K/mTOR inhibitor NVP-BEZ235 in treatment of PIK3CA wild-type CRC. ..
  32. Kopeikina K, Polydoro M, Tai H, Yaeger E, Carlson G, Pitstick R, et al. Synaptic alterations in the rTg4510 mouse model of tauopathy. J Comp Neurol. 2013;521:1334-53 pubmed publisher
    ..Together, these data show morphological and biochemical synaptic consequences in response to tau overexpression in the rTg4510 mouse model...
  33. Knoechel B, Roderick J, Williamson K, Zhu J, Lohr J, Cotton M, et al. An epigenetic mechanism of resistance to targeted therapy in T cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Nat Genet. 2014;46:364-70 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings establish a role for epigenetic heterogeneity in leukemia resistance that may be addressed by incorporating epigenetic modulators in combination therapy. ..
  34. Larimer B, Wehrenberg Klee E, Dubois F, Mehta A, Kalomeris T, Flaherty K, et al. Granzyme B PET Imaging as a Predictive Biomarker of Immunotherapy Response. Cancer Res. 2017;77:2318-2327 pubmed publisher
    ..Overall, our results suggest granzyme B PET imaging can serve as a quantitatively useful predictive biomarker for efficacious responses to cancer immunotherapy. Cancer Res; 77(9); 2318-27. ©2017 AACR. ..
  35. Salma N, Song J, Kawakami A, Devi S, Khaled M, Cacicedo J, et al. Tfe3 and Tfeb Transcriptionally Regulate Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor γ2 Expression in Adipocytes and Mediate Adiponectin and Glucose Levels in Mice. Mol Cell Biol. 2017;37: pubmed publisher
  36. Tokarz D, Cisek R, Wein M, Turcotte R, Haase C, Yeh S, et al. Intravital imaging of osteocytes in mouse calvaria using third harmonic generation microscopy. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0186846 pubmed publisher
    ..This study demonstrates that THG microscopy imaging of the LCN in live mice enables quantitative analysis of osteocytes in animal models without the use of dyes or physical sectioning. ..
  37. Tsujikawa M, Malicki J. Intraflagellar transport genes are essential for differentiation and survival of vertebrate sensory neurons. Neuron. 2004;42:703-16 pubmed
    ..These studies reveal an essential role for IFT genes in vertebrate sensory neurons and implicate the molecular components of intraflagellar transport in degenerative disorders of these cells. ..
  38. Thom R, Rowe G, Jang C, Safdar A, Arany Z. Hypoxic induction of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and angiogenesis in muscle by truncated peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor ? coactivator (PGC)-1?. J Biol Chem. 2014;289:8810-7 pubmed publisher
    ..NT-PGC-1? and/or PGC-1?4 thus confer angiogenic specificity to the PGC-1?-mediated hypoxic response in skeletal muscle cells. ..
  39. Vernia S, Morel C, Madara J, Cavanagh Kyros J, Barrett T, Chase K, et al. Excitatory transmission onto AgRP neurons is regulated by cJun NH2-terminal kinase 3 in response to metabolic stress. elife. 2016;5:e10031 pubmed publisher
    ..JNK3 therefore provides a mechanism that contributes to homeostatic regulation of energy balance in response to metabolic stress. ..
  40. Jansen V, Bhola N, Bauer J, Formisano L, Lee K, Hutchinson K, et al. Kinome-Wide RNA Interference Screen Reveals a Role for PDK1 in Acquired Resistance to CDK4/6 Inhibition in ER-Positive Breast Cancer. Cancer Res. 2017;77:2488-2499 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, our results highlight a role for the PI3K-PDK1 signaling pathway in mediating acquired resistance to CDK4/6 inhibitors. Cancer Res; 77(9); 2488-99. ©2017 AACR. ..
  41. St Clair W, Billings P, Carew J, Keller McGandy C, Newberne P, Kennedy A. Suppression of dimethylhydrazine-induced carcinogenesis in mice by dietary addition of the Bowman-Birk protease inhibitor. Cancer Res. 1990;50:580-6 pubmed
    ..The results of this study also indicate that BBI, included as 0.5% of the diet or less, has the ability to suppress carcinogenesis with no observed adverse effects on the health of the mice. ..
  42. Nishio Y, Warren C, Buczek Thomas J, Rulfs J, Koya D, Aiello L, et al. Identification and characterization of a gene regulating enzymatic glycosylation which is induced by diabetes and hyperglycemia specifically in rat cardiac tissue. J Clin Invest. 1995;96:1759-67 pubmed
    ..The induction of this enzyme may be responsible for the increase in the deposition of glycoconjugates and the abnormal functions found in the hearts of diabetic rats. ..
  43. Behre G, Whitmarsh A, Coghlan M, Hoang T, Carpenter C, Zhang D, et al. c-Jun is a JNK-independent coactivator of the PU.1 transcription factor. J Biol Chem. 1999;274:4939-46 pubmed
    ..We propose therefore that c-Jun acts as a c-Jun NH2-terminal kinase-independent coactivator of PU.1, resulting in M-CSF receptor expression and development of the monocytic lineage. ..
  44. Ma Q, Shimaoka M, Lu C, Jing H, Carman C, Springer T. Activation-induced conformational changes in the I domain region of lymphocyte function-associated antigen 1. J Biol Chem. 2002;277:10638-41 pubmed
    ..Our data demonstrate that these two regions undergo significant conformational changes during LFA-1 activation and that the I domain of activated LFA-1 adopts a similar tertiary structure as the predicted locked open form. ..
  45. Jiang H, Petrovas C, Sonenshein G. RelB-p50 NF-kappa B complexes are selectively induced by cytomegalovirus immediate-early protein 1: differential regulation of Bcl-x(L) promoter activity by NF-kappa B family members. J Virol. 2002;76:5737-47 pubmed
    ..Furthermore, our results implicate RelB in CMV infection of cells such as vascular SMCs. ..
  46. Kushner J, Haj F, Klaman L, Dow M, Kahn B, Neel B, et al. Islet-sparing effects of protein tyrosine phosphatase-1b deficiency delays onset of diabetes in IRS2 knockout mice. Diabetes. 2004;53:61-6 pubmed
    ..Our studies demonstrate a novel role for Ptp1b in regulating beta-cell homeostasis and indicate that Ptp1b deficiency can partially compensate for lack of Irs2. ..
  47. Chen W, Mahadomrongkul V, Berger U, Bassan M, DeSilva T, Tanaka K, et al. The glutamate transporter GLT1a is expressed in excitatory axon terminals of mature hippocampal neurons. J Neurosci. 2004;24:1136-48 pubmed
    ..Thus, the originally cloned form of GLT1, GLT1a, is expressed as protein in neurons in the mature hippocampus and may contribute significantly to glutamate uptake into excitatory terminals. ..
  48. Bergmeier W, Rabie T, Strehl A, Piffath C, Prostredna M, Wagner D, et al. GPVI down-regulation in murine platelets through metalloproteinase-dependent shedding. Thromb Haemost. 2004;91:951-8 pubmed
  49. Magavi S, Mitchell B, Szentirmai O, Carter B, Macklis J. Adult-born and preexisting olfactory granule neurons undergo distinct experience-dependent modifications of their olfactory responses in vivo. J Neurosci. 2005;25:10729-39 pubmed
  50. Baur J, Pearson K, Price N, Jamieson H, Lerin C, Kalra A, et al. Resveratrol improves health and survival of mice on a high-calorie diet. Nature. 2006;444:337-42 pubmed
    ..These data show that improving general health in mammals using small molecules is an attainable goal, and point to new approaches for treating obesity-related disorders and diseases of ageing. ..
  51. Chakrabarti P, Anno T, Manning B, Luo Z, Kandror K. The mammalian target of rapamycin complex 1 regulates leptin biosynthesis in adipocytes at the level of translation: the role of the 5'-untranslated region in the expression of leptin messenger ribonucleic acid. Mol Endocrinol. 2008;22:2260-7 pubmed publisher
    ..It appears, therefore, that mTORC1 controls translation of leptin mRNA via a novel mechanism that does not require the presence of either the 5'-terminal oligopyrimidine tract or the 5'-UTR. ..
  52. Takakura A, Contrino L, Beck A, Zhou J. Pkd1 inactivation induced in adulthood produces focal cystic disease. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2008;19:2351-63 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose that an additional genetic or nongenetic "third hit" may be required for rapid development of cysts in polycystic kidney disease. ..
  53. Sui J, Hwang W, Perez S, Wei G, Aird D, Chen L, et al. Structural and functional bases for broad-spectrum neutralization of avian and human influenza A viruses. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2009;16:265-73 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data further suggest that this region is recalcitrant to neutralization escape and that nAb-based immunotherapy is a promising strategy for broad-spectrum protection against seasonal and pandemic influenza viruses. ..
  54. McCoy M, Marre M, Lesser C, Mecsas J. The C-terminal tail of Yersinia pseudotuberculosis YopM is critical for interacting with RSK1 and for virulence. Infect Immun. 2010;78:2584-98 pubmed publisher
    ..Decreases in NK cells after Y. pseudotuberculosis infection did not correlate with YopM expression. In conclusion, the C terminus of YopM is essential for RSK1 interactions and for virulence. ..
  55. Zhang D, Zhang C, Ho A, Kirkwood A, Sudhof T, Shen J. Inactivation of presenilins causes pre-synaptic impairment prior to post-synaptic dysfunction. J Neurochem. 2010;115:1215-21 pubmed publisher
  56. Powell W, Barry K, Tulum I, Kobayashi T, Harris S, Bringhurst F, et al. Targeted ablation of the PTH/PTHrP receptor in osteocytes impairs bone structure and homeostatic calcemic responses. J Endocrinol. 2011;209:21-32 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, PTH was unable to suppress Sost and sclerostin expression in the Ocy-PPR(cKO) animals, suggesting an important role of PTH signaling in osteocytes for proper bone remodeling and calcium homeostasis. ..
  57. Villablanca E, Wang S, De Calisto J, Gomes D, KANE M, Napoli J, et al. MyD88 and retinoic acid signaling pathways interact to modulate gastrointestinal activities of dendritic cells. Gastroenterology. 2011;141:176-85 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings also indicate crosstalk between the RA receptor and MyD88-dependent Toll-like receptor signaling pathways. ..
  58. Musson M, Jepeal L, Finnerty J, Wolfe M. Evolutionary expression of glucose-dependent-insulinotropic polypeptide (GIP). Regul Pept. 2011;171:26-34 pubmed publisher
    ..These observations are consistent with the hypothesis that GIP and insulin influence survival advantage by enhancing the efficiency of nutrient absorption and energy storage. ..
  59. Petersen B, Austen K, Bloch K, Hotta Y, Ichinose F, Kanaoka Y, et al. Cysteinyl leukotrienes impair hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction in endotoxemic mice. Anesthesiology. 2011;115:804-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Cysteinyl leukotrienes importantly contribute to endotoxin-induced impairment of HPV in part via a cysteinyl leukotriene receptor 1-dependent mechanism. ..
  60. Chiang N, Fredman G, Backhed F, Oh S, Vickery T, Schmidt B, et al. Infection regulates pro-resolving mediators that lower antibiotic requirements. Nature. 2012;484:524-8 pubmed publisher
    ..These results demonstrate that specific SPMs are temporally and differentially regulated during infections and that they are anti-phlogistic, enhance containment and lower antibiotic requirements for bacterial clearance. ..
  61. Rodriguez N, Yang J, Hasselblatt K, Liu S, Zhou Y, Rauh Hain J, et al. Casein kinase I epsilon interacts with mitochondrial proteins for the growth and survival of human ovarian cancer cells. EMBO Mol Med. 2012;4:952-63 pubmed publisher
  62. Basset A, Zhang F, Benes C, Sayeed S, Herd M, Thompson C, et al. Toll-like receptor (TLR) 2 mediates inflammatory responses to oligomerized RrgA pneumococcal pilus type 1 protein. J Biol Chem. 2013;288:2665-75 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, we conclude that the type 1 pneumococcal pilus can activate cells via TLR2, and the ancillary pilus subunit RrgA is a key component of this activation. ..
  63. de Haart S, van de Donk N, Minnema M, Huang J, Aarts Riemens T, Bovenschen N, et al. Accessory cells of the microenvironment protect multiple myeloma from T-cell cytotoxicity through cell adhesion-mediated immune resistance. Clin Cancer Res. 2013;19:5591-601 pubmed publisher
    ..These results reveal the cell adhesion-mediated induction of apoptosis resistance as a novel immune escape mechanism and provide a rationale to improve the efficacy of cellular therapies by pharmacologic modulation of CAM-IR. ..
  64. Kim B, Breton S. The MAPK/ERK-Signaling Pathway Regulates the Expression and Distribution of Tight Junction Proteins in the Mouse Proximal Epididymis. Biol Reprod. 2016;94:22 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results indicate the participation of the MAPK/ERK1/2 pathway in the regulation of cell-cell events that control the formation and maintenance of the blood-epididymis barrier. ..
  65. Powers J, Tsanov K, Pearson D, Roels F, Spina C, EBRIGHT R, et al. Multiple mechanisms disrupt the let-7 microRNA family in neuroblastoma. Nature. 2016;535:246-51 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose that let-7 disruption by LIN28B, MYCN sponging, or genetic loss is a unifying mechanism of neuroblastoma development with broad implications for cancer pathogenesis. ..
  66. Chin L, Tam A, Pomerantz J, Wong M, Holash J, Bardeesy N, et al. Essential role for oncogenic Ras in tumour maintenance. Nature. 1999;400:468-72 pubmed
    ..Our results provide genetic evidence that H-RasV12G is important in both the genesis and maintenance of solid tumours. ..
  67. Avraham S, Austen K, Nicodemus C, Gartner M, Stevens R. Cloning and characterization of the mouse gene that encodes the peptide core of secretory granule proteoglycans and expression of this gene in transfected rat-1 fibroblasts. J Biol Chem. 1989;264:16719-26 pubmed
    ..The gene that encodes the peptide core of mouse secretory granule proteoglycans is the first proteoglycan gene to have its complete exon/intron organization determined and to be transfected and expressed in another cell type. ..
  68. Donovan M, Hahn R, Tessarollo L, Hempstead B. Identification of an essential nonneuronal function of neurotrophin 3 in mammalian cardiac development. Nat Genet. 1996;14:210-3 pubmed
  69. Marks P, Arai M, Bandura J, Kwiatkowski D. Advillin (p92): a new member of the gelsolin/villin family of actin regulatory proteins. J Cell Sci. 1998;111 ( Pt 15):2129-36 pubmed
    ..5 in cerebral cortex. We propose that p92 (advillin) has unique functions in the morphogenesis of neuronal cells which form ganglia, and that it may compensate to explain the near normal phenotype observed in villin-deficient mice. ..
  70. Coxon A, Tang T, Mayadas T. Cytokine-activated endothelial cells delay neutrophil apoptosis in vitro and in vivo. A role for granulocyte/macrophage colony-stimulating factor. J Exp Med. 1999;190:923-34 pubmed
    ..GM-CSF released by activated endothelium can act to increase neutrophil survival and function in the peripheral blood, whereas other factor(s) appear to perform this function in the extravascular space. ..
  71. Aguirre V, Uchida T, Yenush L, Davis R, White M. The c-Jun NH(2)-terminal kinase promotes insulin resistance during association with insulin receptor substrate-1 and phosphorylation of Ser(307). J Biol Chem. 2000;275:9047-54 pubmed
    ..These results suggest that phosphorylation of serine 307 might mediate, at least partially, the inhibitory effect of proinflammatory cytokines like TNFalpha on IRS-1 function. ..
  72. Wu L, Aster J, Blacklow S, Lake R, Artavanis Tsakonas S, Griffin J. MAML1, a human homologue of Drosophila mastermind, is a transcriptional co-activator for NOTCH receptors. Nat Genet. 2000;26:484-9 pubmed
    ..These studies provide a molecular mechanism to explain the genetic links between mastermind and Notch in Drosophila and indicate that MAML1 functions as a transcriptional co-activator for NOTCH signalling. ..
  73. Verhey K, Meyer D, Deehan R, Blenis J, Schnapp B, Rapoport T, et al. Cargo of kinesin identified as JIP scaffolding proteins and associated signaling molecules. J Cell Biol. 2001;152:959-70 pubmed
  74. Rudolph K, Millard M, Bosenberg M, DePinho R. Telomere dysfunction and evolution of intestinal carcinoma in mice and humans. Nat Genet. 2001;28:155-9 pubmed
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