Summary: The origin, production or development of cancer through genotypic and phenotypic changes which upset the normal balance between cell proliferation and cell death. Carcinogenesis generally requires a constellation of steps, which may occur quickly or over a period of many years.

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  1. Armitage P, Doll R. The age distribution of cancer and a multi-stage theory of carcinogenesis. Br J Cancer. 1954;8:1-12 pubmed
  2. Kim D, Shin H, Joung J, Lee S, Kim J. Intra-relation reconstruction from inter-relation: miRNA to gene expression. BMC Syst Biol. 2013;7 Suppl 3:S8 pubmed publisher
    ..Our finding suggests that the utilization of external knowledge representing miRNA-mediated regulation of gene expression is substantially useful for elucidating the cancer phenotype. ..
  3. Brandmaier A, Hou S, Shen W. Cell Cycle Control by PTEN. J Mol Biol. 2017;429:2265-2277 pubmed publisher
    ..Cells lacking PTEN exhibit cell cycle deregulation and cell fate reprogramming. Here, we review the role of PTEN in regulating the key processes in and out of cell cycle to optimize genomic integrity. ..
  4. Northcott P, Buchhalter I, Morrissy A, Hovestadt V, Weischenfeldt J, Ehrenberger T, et al. The whole-genome landscape of medulloblastoma subtypes. Nature. 2017;547:311-317 pubmed publisher
  5. Haraguchi K, Yada N, Sato S, Habu M, Hayakawa M, Takahashi O, et al. The methylation status and expression of human telomerase reverse transcriptase is significantly high in oral carcinogenesis. APMIS. 2017;125:797-807 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggested that the methylation and expression of hTERT is high in oral carcinogenesis and may play an important role in oral cancer...
  6. Zhang J, Zhang S. Discovery of cancer common and specific driver gene sets. Nucleic Acids Res. 2017;45:e86 pubmed publisher
    ..of mutated driver pathways or gene sets is becoming an important step to understand molecular mechanisms of carcinogenesis. However, systematically investigating commonalities and specificities of driver gene sets among multiple ..
  7. Daley D, Mani V, Mohan N, Akkad N, Ochi A, Heindel D, et al. Dectin 1 activation on macrophages by galectin 9 promotes pancreatic carcinoma and peritumoral immune tolerance. Nat Med. 2017;23:556-567 pubmed publisher
    ..These data suggest that targeting dectin 1 signaling is an attractive strategy for developing an immunotherapy for PDA. ..
  8. Hu B, Shi C, Jiang H, Qin S. Identification of novel therapeutic target genes and pathway in pancreatic cancer by integrative analysis. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e8261 pubmed publisher
    Gene alterations are crucial to the molecular pathogenesis of pancreatic cancer. The present study was designed to identify the potential candidate genes in the pancreatic carcinogenesis.
  9. Sokół E, Bogusławska J, Piekiełko Witkowska A. The role of SRSF1 in cancer. Postepy Hig Med Dosw (Online). 2017;71:422-430 pubmed
    ..W artykule przedstawiono najnowsze informacje o wp?ywie SRSF1 na nowotworzenie oraz jego potencjalne znaczenie w opracowaniu nowych strategii w leczeniu chorych z nowotworami. ..

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  1. Lo A, Dawson C, Young L, Lo K. The role of metabolic reprogramming in ?-herpesvirus-associated oncogenesis. Int J Cancer. 2017;141:1512-1521 pubmed publisher
    ..Strategies that target deregulated metabolic phenotypes induced by ?-herpesviruses provide new opportunities for therapeutic intervention. ..
  2. Xie Q, Wang Z. Transcriptional regulation of the Nkx3.1 gene in prostate luminal stem cell specification and cancer initiation via its 3' genomic region. J Biol Chem. 2017;292:13521-13530 pubmed publisher
    ..Importantly, the GFP reporter specifically labeled CARNs in the regressed prostate only in the presence of cell-autonomous AR, supporting a facultative model for CARN specification. ..
  3. Gao D, Cazares L, Fish E. CCL5-CCR5 interactions modulate metabolic events during tumor onset to promote tumorigenesis. BMC Cancer. 2017;17:834 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings suggest that CCL5-CCR5 interactions in the tumor microenvironment modulate metabolic events during tumor onset to promote tumorigenesis. ..
  4. Marinakis E, Bagkos G, Piperi C, Roussou P, Diamanti Kandarakis E. Critical role of RAGE in lung physiology and tumorigenesis: a potential target of therapeutic intervention?. Clin Chem Lab Med. 2014;52:189-200 pubmed publisher
    ..This review addresses the differential properties of RAGE in lung physiology and carcinogenesis, providing evidence of therapeutic possibilities.
  5. Yanagi T, Hata H, Mizuno E, Kitamura S, Imafuku K, Nakazato S, et al. PCTAIRE1/CDK16/PCTK1 is overexpressed in cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma and regulates p27 stability and cell cycle. J Dermatol Sci. 2017;86:149-157 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings reveal a crucial function for PCTAIRE1 in regulating p27, c-Myc levels and tumor growth in cutaneous SCC cells, suggesting that PCTAIRE1 could be a novel target for skin tumor treatment. ..
  6. Hu Y, Sun Z, Deng J, Hu B, Yan W, Wei H, et al. Splicing factor hnRNPA2B1 contributes to tumorigenic potential of breast cancer cells through STAT3 and ERK1/2 signaling pathway. Tumour Biol. 2017;39:1010428317694318 pubmed publisher
  7. Oliveira V, Constante S, Orsolin P, Nepomuceno J, de Rezende A, Spanó M. Modulatory effects of metformin on mutagenicity and epithelial tumor incidence in doxorubicin-treated Drosophila melanogaster. Food Chem Toxicol. 2017;106:283-291 pubmed publisher
    ..In the evaluation of carcinogenesis, MET alone did not induce tumors...
  8. Mohamed E, Cao Y, Rodriguez P. Endoplasmic reticulum stress regulates tumor growth and anti-tumor immunity: a promising opportunity for cancer immunotherapy. Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2017;66:1069-1078 pubmed publisher
    ..We postulate that the inhibition of ER stress or the UPR-related elements could represent a significant approach to increase the efficacy of various forms of cancer immunotherapy. ..
  9. Jin H, Chen L, Wang S, Chao D. Portulaca oleracea extract can inhibit nodule formation of colon cancer stem cells by regulating gene expression of the Notch signal transduction pathway. Tumour Biol. 2017;39:1010428317708699 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, it inhibits the expression of the Notch1 and ?-catenin genes. Taken together, this suggests that it may elicit its effects through regulatory and target genes that mediate the Notch signal transduction pathway. ..
  10. Kadic E, Moniz R, Huo Y, Chi A, Kariv I. Effect of cryopreservation on delineation of immune cell subpopulations in tumor specimens as determinated by multiparametric single cell mass cytometry analysis. BMC Immunol. 2017;18:6 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that optimization and evaluation of cryopreservation protocols is necessary for accurate biomarker discovery in frozen tumor specimens. ..
  11. Xin Y, Li Z, Zheng H, Ho J, Chan M, Wu W. Neuro-oncological ventral antigen 1 (NOVA1): Implications in neurological diseases and cancers. Cell Prolif. 2017;50: pubmed publisher
    ..It has been increasingly recognized as an important contributor to neurological disorders and carcinogenesis. In this review, we summarize the biological functions and pathological roles of NOVA1...
  12. Schmidt J, Ramis Zaldivar J, Nadeu F, González Farre B, Navarro A, Egan C, et al. Mutations of MAP2K1 are frequent in pediatric-type follicular lymphoma and result in ERK pathway activation. Blood. 2017;130:323-327 pubmed publisher
  13. Zhai Y, Chai L, Chen J. The relationship between the expressions of tumor associated fibroblasts Cav-1 and MCT4 and the prognosis of papillary carcinoma of breast. Pak J Pharm Sci. 2017;30:263-272 pubmed
    ..The expression of CAFs related proteins in tumor microenvironment suggested that CAFs could be used as the target of tumor therapy and provide new evidence for the treatment of breast cancer. ..
  14. Kondo A, Nonaka A, Shimamura T, Yamamoto S, Yoshida T, Kodama T, et al. Long Noncoding RNA JHDM1D-AS1 Promotes Tumor Growth by Regulating Angiogenesis in Response to Nutrient Starvation. Mol Cell Biol. 2017;37: pubmed publisher
    ..Our results provide evidence that increased JHDM1D-AS1 expression under nutrient starvation accelerates tumor growth by upregulating angiogenesis, thus laying the foundation for improved therapeutic strategies. ..
  15. Jeon J, Sparreboom A, Baker S. Kinase Inhibitors: The Reality Behind the Success. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2017;102:726-730 pubmed publisher
    ..The future fate of kinase inhibitors, however, is bright, as evidenced from ongoing efforts to increase their efficacy while remediating their weaknesses in order to provide the best quality of care to patients. ..
  16. Cheng S, Ren J, Cai X, Jiang H, Chen J. HBx-elevated SIRT2 promotes HBV replication and hepatocarcinogenesis. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2018;496:904-910 pubmed publisher
    ..First, SIRT2 could promote HBV replication. And then HBx-elevated SIRT2 could enhance the transformation of HBV-mediated HCC. Those findings highlight the potential role of SIRT2 in HBV and HBV-mediated HCC by interaction with HBx. ..
  17. Sieren J, Meyerholz D, Wang X, Davis B, Newell J, Hammond E, et al. Development and translational imaging of a TP53 porcine tumorigenesis model. J Clin Invest. 2014;124:4052-66 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data further suggest that this model will be uniquely suited for developing clinically relevant, noninvasive imaging approaches to facilitate earlier detection, diagnosis, and treatment of human cancers. ..
  18. Sun K, Peng T, Chen Z, Song P, Zhou X. Long non-coding RNA LOC100129148 functions as an oncogene in human nasopharyngeal carcinoma by targeting miR-539-5p. Aging (Albany NY). 2017;9:999-1011 pubmed publisher
    Emerging studies have shown that long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs) play critical roles in carcinogenesis and progression, including human nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC)...
  19. Wang X, Häring M, Rathjen T, Lockhart S, Sørensen D, Ussar S, et al. Insulin resistance in vascular endothelial cells promotes intestinal tumour formation. Oncogene. 2017;36:4987-4996 pubmed publisher
    ..Improvement of endothelial dysfunction may reduce colorectal cancer risk in patients with obesity and type 2 diabetes. ..
  20. Pan X, Tsai M, Wuputra K, Ku C, Lin W, Lin Y, et al. Application of Cancer Cell Reprogramming Technology to Human Cancer Research. Anticancer Res. 2017;37:3367-3377 pubmed
    ..The present review summarizes the recent advances in cancer cell reprogramming using iPSC technology and discusses its potential clinical use and related drug screening. ..
  21. Provenzano L, Ryan Y, Hilton D, Lyons Rimmer J, Dave F, Maze E, et al. Cellular prion protein (PrPC) in the development of Merlin-deficient tumours. Oncogene. 2017;36:6132-6142 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggest that PrPC and its interactor, LR/37/67 kDa, could be potential therapeutic targets for schwannomas and other Merlin-deficient tumours. ..
  22. Chen D, Wang K, Li X, Jiang M, Ni L, Xu B, et al. FOXK1 plays an oncogenic role in the development of esophageal cancer. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2017;494:88-94 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data suggest that FOXK1 plays an oncogenic role in EC pathogenesis and can serve as a therapeutic target for patients with EC...
  23. Campbell K, White R. MYC regulation of cell growth through control of transcription by RNA polymerases I and III. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med. 2014;4: pubmed publisher
    ..Here we discuss MYC's influence on transcription by these "odd" RNA polymerases and the physiological impact of this regulation is evaluated with relevance to cancer development and treatment. ..
  24. Li S, Wang H, Groth C. Drosophila neuroblasts as a new model for the study of stem cell self-renewal and tumour formation. Biosci Rep. 2014;34: pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, we highlight emerging evidence in support of the notion that defects in ACD in mammalian systems, which may play significant roles in the series of pathogenic events leading to the development of brain cancers. ..
  25. Debebe A, Medina V, Chen C, Mahajan I, Jia C, Fu D, et al. Wnt/?-catenin activation and macrophage induction during liver cancer development following steatosis. Oncogene. 2017;36:6020-6029 pubmed publisher
    Obesity confers an independent risk for carcinogenesis. In the liver, steatosis often proceeds cancer formation; however, the mechanisms by which steatosis promotes carcinogenesis is unknown...
  26. Kumarasamy V, Kuppusamy U, Jayalakshmi P, Samudi C, Ragavan N, Kumar S. Exacerbation of colon carcinogenesis by Blastocystis sp. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0183097 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present study, we aimed to identify a role for Blastocystis sp. in exacerbating carcinogenesis using in vivo rat model...
  27. Liu Z, Thiele C. When LMO1 Meets MYCN, Neuroblastoma Is Metastatic. Cancer Cell. 2017;32:273-275 pubmed publisher
    ..In this issue of Cancer Cell, Zhu et al. develop a novel zebrafish model that elucidates a mechanism by which LMO1 and MYCN synergistically initiate neuroblastoma and contribute to metastatic disease progression. ..
  28. Blaser M. The microbiome revolution. J Clin Invest. 2014;124:4162-5 pubmed publisher
    ..difficile; how our microbiome mediates metabolism of xenobiotics; how the microbiota contribute to immunity as well as to metabolic and inflammatory diseases; and the role of commensal microbes in oncogenesis. ..
  29. Shen B, Yuan Y, Zhang Y, Yu S, Peng W, Huang X, et al. Long non-coding RNA FBXL19-AS1 plays oncogenic role in colorectal cancer by sponging miR-203. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2017;488:67-73 pubmed publisher of genome-wide lncRNA expression patterns in metastatic CRC could provide novel mechanism underlying CRC carcinogenesis. In here, we determined the lncRNA expression profiles correlating to CRC with or without lymph node ..
  30. Mittal S, Banks L. Molecular mechanisms underlying human papillomavirus E6 and E7 oncoprotein-induced cell transformation. Mutat Res Rev Mutat Res. 2017;772:23-35 pubmed publisher
    ..we discuss the role of these different functions of the viral oncoproteins during the viral life cycle and carcinogenesis, with an emphasis on how induction of DNA damage by the viral oncoproteins, in conjunction with the stem like ..
  31. Li M, Qian Z, Ma X, Lin X, You Y, Li Y, et al. MiR-628-5p decreases the tumorigenicity of epithelial ovarian cancer cells by targeting at FGFR2. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2018;495:2085-2091 pubmed publisher
    ..FGFR2 expressed higher in ovarian cancer tissues and was correlated with worse prognosis. Our findings indicated that miR-628-5pplays an important role in ovarian cancer stem cell driven tumorigenesis. ..
  32. Wang Y, Wang H, Xu J, Tan J, Fu L, Wang J, et al. Sirtuin5 contributes to colorectal carcinogenesis by enhancing glutaminolysis in a deglutarylation-dependent manner. Nat Commun. 2018;9:545 pubmed publisher
    ..Clinically, overexpression of SIRT5 is significantly correlated with poor prognosis in CRC. Thus, SIRT5 supports the anaplerotic entry of glutamine into the TCA cycle in malignant phenotypes of CRC via activating GLUD1. ..
  33. Schneider S, Heikaus S, Harter P, Heitz F, Grimm C, Ataseven B, et al. Serous Tubal Intraepithelial Carcinoma Associated With Extraovarian Metastases. Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2017;27:444-451 pubmed publisher
    The evolving knowledge of ovarian carcinogenesis sets the stage for our understanding of high-grade serous pelvic carcinoma (HGSC)...
  34. Quintavalle C, Burmeister K, Piscuoglio S, Quagliata L, Karamitopoulou E, Sepe R, et al. High mobility group A1 enhances tumorigenicity of human cholangiocarcinoma and confers resistance to therapy. Mol Carcinog. 2017;56:2146-2157 pubmed publisher
    ..Finally, HMGA1 modulated the expression of two genes involved in CCA carcinogenesis, iNOS and ERBB2...
  35. Antognelli C, Ferri I, Bellezza G, Siccu P, Love H, Talesa V, et al. Glyoxalase 2 drives tumorigenesis in human prostate cells in a mechanism involving androgen receptor and p53-p21 axis. Mol Carcinog. 2017;56:2112-2126 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results demonstrate for the first time that Glo2 drives prostate tumorigenesis and suggest that it may represent a novel adjuvant marker in the pathological diagnosis of early PCa. ..
  36. Xing Y, Yao R, Zhang Y, Guo C, Jiang S, Xu G, et al. SLERT Regulates DDX21 Rings Associated with Pol I Transcription. Cell. 2017;169:664-678.e16 pubmed publisher
    ..Together, our results reveal an important control of ribosome biogenesis by SLERT lncRNA and its regulatory role in DDX21 ring-shaped arrangements acting on Pol I complexes. ..
  37. Lee P, Jiang S, Li Y, Yue J, Gou X, Chen S, et al. Phosphorylation of Pkp1 by RIPK4 regulates epidermal differentiation and skin tumorigenesis. EMBO J. 2017;36:1963-1980 pubmed publisher
    ..loss of function of either Pkp1 or Ripk4 impairs skin differentiation and enhances epidermal carcinogenesis in vivo Phosphorylation of PKP1's N-terminal domain by RIPK4 is essential for their role in epidermal ..
  38. Senol S, Ceyran A, Kosemetin D, Gobanoglu B, Aydin D, Duran E, et al. Immunohistochemical Profile of Tumor Pathways and Prognostic Significance in Colon Adenocarcinomas. J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol. 2017;36:29-41 pubmed publisher
    The current study examined the immunohistochemical expression levels of molecules on carcinogenesis pathway and evaluated their clinicopathologic significance in colorectal adenocarcinoma (CRA)...
  39. Huang J, Liao Y, Qiu M, Li J, An Y. Long non-coding RNA CCAT2 promotes cell proliferation and invasion through regulating Wnt/?-catenin signaling pathway in clear cell renal cell carcinoma. Tumour Biol. 2017;39:1010428317711314 pubmed publisher
  40. Poli V, Fagnocchi L, Fasciani A, Cherubini A, Mazzoleni S, Ferrillo S, et al. MYC-driven epigenetic reprogramming favors the onset of tumorigenesis by inducing a stem cell-like state. Nat Commun. 2018;9:1024 pubmed publisher
  41. Harakeh S, Azar R, Azhar E, Damanhouri G, Assidi M, Abu Elmagd M, et al. pecific nutrient combination effects on tax, NF- ?B and MMP-9 in human T-cell lymphotropic virus -1 positive malignant T-lymphocytes. BMC Cancer. 2015;15 Suppl 1:S2 pubmed publisher
    ..Its activity was mediated through the NF-?B pathway, and hence has the potential to be integrated in the treatment of this disease as a natural potent anticancer agent. ..
  42. Ji X, Zhong G, Zhao B. Molecular mechanisms of the mammalian Hippo signaling pathway. Yi Chuan. 2017;39:546-567 pubmed publisher
  43. Kim J, Weiss H, Evers B. Diverse expression patterns and tumorigenic role of neurotensin signaling components in colorectal cancer cells. Int J Oncol. 2017;50:2200-2206 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, inhibition of NTSR1 repressed tumorigenic effects in CRC cells, suggesting that NTSR1 may be used as a therapeutic target for CRC. ..
  44. Bergmann H, Roth S, Pechloff K, Kiss E, Kuhn S, Heikenwalder M, et al. Card9-dependent IL-1? regulates IL-22 production from group 3 innate lymphoid cells and promotes colitis-associated cancer. Eur J Immunol. 2017;47:1342-1353 pubmed publisher
    ..factors for the development of colorectal cancer, but the mechanisms that link intestinal inflammation with carcinogenesis are insufficiently understood...
  45. Tian A, Benchabane H, Wang Z, Zimmerman C, Xin N, Perochon J, et al. Intestinal stem cell overproliferation resulting from inactivation of the APC tumor suppressor requires the transcription cofactors Earthbound and Erect wing. PLoS Genet. 2017;13:e1006870 pubmed publisher
    ..Such differentially utilized transcription cofactors may offer new opportunities for the selective targeting of Wnt-driven cancers. ..
  46. Simmonds P, Loomis E, Curry E. DNA methylation-based chromatin compartments and ChIP-seq profiles reveal transcriptional drivers of prostate carcinogenesis. Genome Med. 2017;9:54 pubmed publisher
    ..transcription factors preferentially bind regions of chromatin that become more accessible during prostate carcinogenesis is significantly associated to the level of systematic upregulation of their targets, at the level of gene ..
  47. Rousseaux S, Wang J, Khochbin S. Cancer hallmarks sustained by ectopic activations of placenta/male germline genes. Cell Cycle. 2013;12:2331-2 pubmed publisher
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  49. Furic L, Lawrence M, Risbridger G. Pro-tumorigenic role of ER? in prostate cancer cells. Aging (Albany NY). 2015;7:356-7 pubmed
  50. Zhang H, Xu X. Mutation-promoting molecular networks of uncontrolled inflammation. Tumour Biol. 2017;39:1010428317701310 pubmed publisher
    ..Beyond that, this review intends to describe possible carcinogenic inflammation core molecular and provides a theoretical basis for future study of the pathogenesis, chemoprevention and molecular targeted therapy of cancer. ..
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  52. Zhang B, Li L, Ho Y, Li M, Marcucci G, Tong W, et al. Heterogeneity of leukemia-initiating capacity of chronic myelogenous leukemia stem cells. J Clin Invest. 2016;126:975-91 pubmed publisher
  53. Zhou S, Zhang Z, Zheng P, Zhao W, Han N. MicroRNA-1285-5p influences the proliferation and metastasis of non-small-cell lung carcinoma cells via downregulating CDH1 and Smad4. Tumour Biol. 2017;39:1010428317705513 pubmed publisher
  54. Wang B, Li J, Liu Y, Xu Q. MicroRNA-200b suppresses the invasion and migration of hepatocellular carcinoma by downregulating RhoA and circRNA_000839. Tumour Biol. 2017;39:1010428317719577 pubmed publisher
    ..001). Taken together, our data suggest that miR-200b could mediate RhoA gene and circ_000839 to form endogenous competition. And this is a direction for the association study of miR-200b and RhoA in the future. ..
  55. Lemon J, Phan N, Boreham D. Multiple CT Scans Extend Lifespan by Delaying Cancer Progression in Cancer-Prone Mice. Radiat Res. 2017;188:495-504 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we show that CT scans modify cellular end points commonly associated with carcinogenesis in cancer-prone Trp53+/- heterozygous mice...
  56. Wang Y, Chen F, Zhao M, Yang Z, Li J, Zhang S, et al. The long noncoding RNA HULC promotes liver cancer by increasing the expression of the HMGA2 oncogene via sequestration of the microRNA-186. J Biol Chem. 2017;292:15395-15407 pubmed publisher
  57. Wu J, Shao C, Li X, Li Q, Hu P, Shi C, et al. Monoamine oxidase A mediates prostate tumorigenesis and cancer metastasis. J Clin Invest. 2014;124:2891-908 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings collectively characterize the contribution of MAOA in PCa pathogenesis and suggest that MAOA has potential as a therapeutic target in PCa. ..
  58. Vo B, Li C, Morgan M, Theurillat I, Finkelstein D, Wright S, et al. Inactivation of Ezh2 Upregulates Gfi1 and Drives Aggressive Myc-Driven Group 3 Medulloblastoma. Cell Rep. 2017;18:2907-2917 pubmed publisher
    ..Although negative regulation of Gfi1 by Ezh2 may restrain MB development, Gfi1 activation can bypass these effects. ..
  59. Parang B, Kaz A, Barrett C, Short S, Ning W, Keating C, et al. BVES regulates c-Myc stability via PP2A and suppresses colitis-induced tumourigenesis. Gut. 2017;66:852-862 pubmed publisher
    ..As seen in human patients, Bves was underexpressed in experimental inflammatory carcinogenesis, and Bves-/- mice had increased tumour multiplicity and degree of dysplasia after AOM/DSS ..
  60. Wang X, Shojaie A, Zhang Y, Shelley D, Lampe P, Levy L, et al. Exploratory plasma proteomic analysis in a randomized crossover trial of aspirin among healthy men and women. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0178444 pubmed publisher
    ..This study suggests several chemopreventive mechanisms of aspirin in humans, which have previously been reported to play a role in anti- or pro-carcinogenesis in cell systems; however, larger, confirmatory studies are needed.
  61. Ni Q, Ding K, Wang K, He J, Yin C, Shi J, et al. Deletion of HNF1α in hepatocytes results in fatty liver-related hepatocellular carcinoma in mice. FEBS Lett. 2017;591:1947-1957 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings suggest that HNF1α plays a crucial role in hepatocyte lipid metabolism and hepatocarcinogenesis. ..
  62. Kiyohara M, Dillard C, Tsui J, Kim S, Lu J, Sachdev D, et al. EMP2 is a novel therapeutic target for endometrial cancer stem cells. Oncogene. 2017;36:5793-5807 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results collectively suggest that anti-EMP2 therapy may be a novel method of reducing endometrial cancer stem cells. ..
  63. Contino G, Vaughan T, Whiteman D, Fitzgerald R. The Evolving Genomic Landscape of Barrett's Esophagus and Esophageal Adenocarcinoma. Gastroenterology. 2017;153:657-673.e1 pubmed publisher
    ..technologies create opportunities to rapidly translate the analysis of DNA into tools that can identify patients with BE at high risk for cancer, detect dysplastic lesions more reliably, and uncover mechanisms of carcinogenesis.
  64. Kaye F. Re: a cancer theory kerfuffle can lead to new lines of research. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2015;107: pubmed publisher
  65. Janiak M, Wincenciak M, Cheda A, Nowosielska E, Calabrese E. Cancer immunotherapy: how low-level ionizing radiation can play a key role. Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2017;66:819-832 pubmed publisher LLR may restore and/or stimulate effective anti-tumor immunity during the more advanced stages of carcinogenesis. We postulate that, based on epidemiological and experimental data amassed over the last few decades, whole- ..
  66. Manent J, Banerjee S, de Matos Simoes R, Zoranovic T, Mitsiades C, Penninger J, et al. Autophagy suppresses Ras-driven epithelial tumourigenesis by limiting the accumulation of reactive oxygen species. Oncogene. 2017;36:5576-5592 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study has implications for understanding the interplay between perturbations in Ras signalling and autophagy in tumourigenesis, which might inform the development of novel therapeutics targeting Ras-driven cancers. ..
  67. Jiang Z, Jiang C, Yu C, Fang J. MicroRNA-208b inhibits human osteosarcoma progression by targeting ROR2. Tumour Biol. 2017;39:1010428317705751 pubmed publisher
    ..On these bases, we identified that miR-208b targets receptor tyrosine kinase-like orphan receptor 2 gene by which miR-208b can regulate the development of osteosarcoma. ..
  68. Li H, Li Q, Guo T, He W, Dong C, Wang Y. LncRNA CRNDE triggers inflammation through the TLR3-NF-?B-Cytokine signaling pathway. Tumour Biol. 2017;39:1010428317703821 pubmed publisher
    ..We speculated that CRNDE might trigger inflammation to regulate tumorigenesis and tumor development through the toll-like receptor pathway. ..
  69. Figueira M, Cardoso H, Correia S, Maia C, Socorro S. The stem cell factor (SCF)/c-KIT system in carcinogenesis of reproductive tissues: What does the hormonal regulation tell us?. Cancer Lett. 2017;405:10-21 pubmed publisher
    ..Also, the SCF/c-KIT system has been implicated in carcinogenesis of reproductive tissues due to its altered expression pattern or overactivation in consequence of gain-of-..
  70. Mizukawa B, O Brien E, Moreira D, Wunderlich M, Hochstetler C, Duan X, et al. The cell polarity determinant CDC42 controls division symmetry to block leukemia cell differentiation. Blood. 2017;130:1336-1346 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, CDC42 loss suppresses AML cell polarity and division asymmetry, and CDC42 constitutes a useful target to alter leukemia-initiating cell fate for differentiation therapy. ..
  71. Halaoui R, Rejon C, Chatterjee S, Szymborski J, Meterissian S, Muller W, et al. Progressive polarity loss and luminal collapse disrupt tissue organization in carcinoma. Genes Dev. 2017;31:1573-1587 pubmed publisher
    ..This reveals a novel and common mechanism that contributes to carcinoma development by progressively disrupting cell and tissue organization. ..
  72. Wang Y, Li L, Wang Y, Yuan Z, Zhang W, Hatch K, et al. IMP3 as a cytoplasmic biomarker for early serous tubal carcinogenesis. J Exp Clin Cancer Res. 2014;33:60 pubmed publisher
    ..The main purposes of this study are to evaluate if IMP3 plays any role in the process of pelvic serous carcinogenesis by examining its expression in HGSC precursor lesions, to examine the relationship between IMP3 and p53 in ..
  73. Yu D, Waterland R, Zhang P, Schady D, Chen M, Guan Y, et al. Targeted p16(Ink4a) epimutation causes tumorigenesis and reduces survival in mice. J Clin Invest. 2014;124:3708-12 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, these results provide direct functional evidence that p16(Ink4a) epimutation drives tumor formation and malignant progression and validate a targeted methylation approach to epigenetic engineering. ..
  74. Krieger N. Breast bruises and breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res. 2015;17:118 pubmed publisher
  75. Ching R, Sze K, Lau E, Chiu Y, Lee J, Ng I, et al. C-terminal truncated hepatitis B virus X protein regulates tumorigenicity, self-renewal and drug resistance via STAT3/Nanog signaling pathway. Oncotarget. 2017;8:23507-23516 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, our data suggest that HBx-?C1 enhances liver CSCs properties through Stat3/Nanog cascade, and provide a new insight for the therapeutic intervention for HBV-related HCC. ..
  76. Son Y, Pratheeshkumar P, Wang Y, Kim D, Zhang Z, Shi X. Protection from Cr(VI)-induced malignant cell transformation and tumorigenesis of Cr(VI)-transformed cells by luteolin through Nrf2 signaling. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2017;331:24-32 pubmed publisher
    ..The decreased constitutive Nrf2 activation, decrease in Nrf2 target proteins and consequent apoptosis resistance by luteolin are possible mechanisms that mediate the protective effect of luteolin in Cr(VI)-transformed cells. ..
  77. Wang G, Wang S, Li C. MiR-183 overexpression inhibits tumorigenesis and enhances DDP-induced cytotoxicity by targeting MTA1 in nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Tumour Biol. 2017;39:1010428317703825 pubmed publisher
  78. Yang W, Hong L, Xu X, Wang Q, Huang J, Jiang L. LncRNA GAS5 suppresses the tumorigenesis of cervical cancer by downregulating miR-196a and miR-205. Tumour Biol. 2017;39:1010428317711315 pubmed publisher
  79. Gonyo P, Bergom C, Brandt A, Tsaih S, Sun Y, Bigley T, et al. SmgGDS is a transient nucleolar protein that protects cells from nucleolar stress and promotes the cell cycle by regulating DREAM complex gene expression. Oncogene. 2017;36:6873-6883 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, our results support a novel nuclear role for SmgGDS in protecting malignant cells from nucleolar stress, thus promoting cell cycle progression and tumorigenesis. ..
  80. Liu J, Ye X, Wu F. Characterizing dynamic regulatory programs in mouse lung development and their potential association with tumourigenesis via miRNA-TF-mRNA circuits. BMC Syst Biol. 2013;7 Suppl 2:S11 pubmed publisher
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