Anders Waage

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Affiliation: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Melphalan and prednisone plus thalidomide or placebo in elderly patients with multiple myeloma
    Anders Waage
    Department of Hematology, St Olavs Hospital, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Blood 116:1405-12. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Hepatocyte growth factor promotes migration of human myeloma cells
    Randi Utne Holt
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, MTFS, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Haematologica 93:619-22. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Mn2+ regulates myeloma cell adhesion differently than the proadhesive cytokines HGF, IGF-1, and SDF-1alpha
    Tobias S Slørdahl
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Haematol 81:437-47. 2008
  4. doi request reprint HGF and IGF-1 synergize with SDF-1α in promoting migration of myeloma cells by cooperative activation of p21-activated kinase
    Torstein Baade Rø
    KG Jebsen Center for Myeloma Research and Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Exp Hematol 41:646-55. 2013
  5. pmc High expression of BCL3 in human myeloma cells is associated with increased proliferation and inferior prognosis
    Anne Tove Brenne
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Haematol 82:354-63. 2009
  6. pmc c-Met signaling promotes IL-6-induced myeloma cell proliferation
    Håkon Hov
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Haematol 82:277-87. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical analysis of hepatocyte growth factor and c-Met in plasma cell disease
    Karin F Wader
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Histopathology 60:443-51. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint A selective c-met inhibitor blocks an autocrine hepatocyte growth factor growth loop in ANBL-6 cells and prevents migration and adhesion of myeloma cells
    Håkon Hov
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Clin Cancer Res 10:6686-94. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Lymphoma and myeloma cells are highly sensitive to growth arrest and apoptosis induced by artesunate
    Toril Holien
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, KG Jebsen Center for Myeloma Research, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Haematol 91:339-46. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Human myeloma cells adhere to fibronectin in response to hepatocyte growth factor
    Randi Utne Holt
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, MTFS, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Haematologica 90:479-88. 2005

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. doi request reprint Melphalan and prednisone plus thalidomide or placebo in elderly patients with multiple myeloma
    Anders Waage
    Department of Hematology, St Olavs Hospital, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Blood 116:1405-12. 2010
    ..In conclusion, MPT had a significant antimyeloma effect, but this did not translate into improved survival. This trial was registered at www.clinicaltrials.gov as #NCT00218855...
  2. doi request reprint Hepatocyte growth factor promotes migration of human myeloma cells
    Randi Utne Holt
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, MTFS, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Haematologica 93:619-22. 2008
    ..Hepatocyte growth factor-mediated migration was dependent on phosphatidylinositol-3-kinase, involved the MAPK/Erk signaling cascade and VLA-4 integrins, but did not involve Akt, mTOR or G proteins...
  3. doi request reprint Mn2+ regulates myeloma cell adhesion differently than the proadhesive cytokines HGF, IGF-1, and SDF-1alpha
    Tobias S Slørdahl
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Haematol 81:437-47. 2008
    ..In conclusion, this study shows a potential important role of divalent cations in MM cell biology and supports earlier studies pointing to activated VLA-4 as a key for homing of MM cells to the BM...
  4. doi request reprint HGF and IGF-1 synergize with SDF-1α in promoting migration of myeloma cells by cooperative activation of p21-activated kinase
    Torstein Baade Rø
    KG Jebsen Center for Myeloma Research and Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Exp Hematol 41:646-55. 2013
    ..These findings are likely to be of clinical relevance because multiple myeloma cells are located in an environment containing HGF and IGF-1 and are exposed to an SDF-1α gradient between the bone marrow and peripheral blood. ..
  5. pmc High expression of BCL3 in human myeloma cells is associated with increased proliferation and inferior prognosis
    Anne Tove Brenne
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Haematol 82:354-63. 2009
    ..BCL3 is a putative oncogene encoding for a protein belonging to the inhibitory kappaB-family. We experienced that this putative oncogene was a common target gene for growth-promoting cytokines in myeloma cell lines...
  6. pmc c-Met signaling promotes IL-6-induced myeloma cell proliferation
    Håkon Hov
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Haematol 82:277-87. 2009
    ..We therefore wanted to investigate if HGF could influence the effects of interleukin (IL)-6...
  7. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical analysis of hepatocyte growth factor and c-Met in plasma cell disease
    Karin F Wader
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Histopathology 60:443-51. 2012
    ..Our aims were to investigate whether HGF and c-Met are present in bone marrow and extramedullary tumours from patients with monoclonal plasma cell disease, and whether c-Met is activated...
  8. ncbi request reprint A selective c-met inhibitor blocks an autocrine hepatocyte growth factor growth loop in ANBL-6 cells and prevents migration and adhesion of myeloma cells
    Håkon Hov
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Clin Cancer Res 10:6686-94. 2004
    ..We wanted to examine the role of the hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) receptor c-Met in multiple myeloma by applying a novel selective small molecule tyrosine kinase inhibitor, PHA-665752, directed against the receptor...
  9. doi request reprint Lymphoma and myeloma cells are highly sensitive to growth arrest and apoptosis induced by artesunate
    Toril Holien
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, KG Jebsen Center for Myeloma Research, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Haematol 91:339-46. 2013
    ..The widely used malaria drug artesunate has been reported to have antitumor activity, and we aimed to test the effects of artesunate on a panel of myeloma and lymphoma cells...
  10. ncbi request reprint Human myeloma cells adhere to fibronectin in response to hepatocyte growth factor
    Randi Utne Holt
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, MTFS, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Haematologica 90:479-88. 2005
    ..In this work we examined the effect of hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) on the adhesion of myeloma cells and the signaling pathways involved...
  11. doi request reprint FGFR3 is expressed and is important for survival in INA-6, a human myeloma cell line without a t(4;14)
    Thea K Våtsveen
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Olav Kyrres gt 9, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Haematol 83:471-6. 2009
    ..Whether FGFR3 may play a role in MM cells without t(4;14) and the IGH-MMSET fusion protein is unclear and is the focus of this report...
  12. ncbi request reprint Osteopontin is an adhesive factor for myeloma cells and is found in increased levels in plasma from patients with multiple myeloma
    Therese Standal
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Haematologica 89:174-82. 2004
    ..It is involved in a number of physiologic and pathologic events including adhesion, angiogenesis, apoptosis, inflammation, wound healing and tumor metastasis. We wanted to investigate the potential role of OPN in multiple myeloma...
  13. pmc Erythropoietin (EPO)-receptor signaling induces cell death of primary myeloma cells in vitro
    Thea Kristin Våtsveen
    K G Jebsen Centre of Myeloma Research, Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, NTNU, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Hematol Oncol 9:75. 2016
    ..Hypoxia-dependent erythropoietin (EPO)-receptor (EPOR) signaling is central in various cancers, but the relevance of EPOR signaling in multiple myeloma cells has not yet been thoroughly investigated...
  14. ncbi request reprint A low serum level of soluble tumor necrosis factor receptor p55 predicts response to thalidomide in advanced multiple myeloma
    Anne Tove Brenne
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, MTFS, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Haematologica 89:552-6. 2004
    ..Soluble TNF receptors, TNFR p55 and TNFR p75, modify TNF-alpha activity. In this study, we explored the relation between soluble TNF receptors and outcome in patients with advanced multiple myeloma treated with thalidomide...
  15. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-21 is a growth and survival factor for human myeloma cells
    Anne Tove Brenne
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Biology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Blood 99:3756-62. 2002
    ..IL-21 is a novel growth and survival factor in multiple myeloma and may represent a target for future therapy...
  16. doi request reprint Allelic mutations in noncoding genomic sequences construct novel transcription factor binding sites that promote gene overexpression
    Erming Tian
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 54:692-701. 2015
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  17. pmc Overexpression and involvement in migration by the metastasis-associated phosphatase PRL-3 in human myeloma cells
    Unn Merete Fagerli
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, and Department of Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, St Olavs University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Blood 111:806-15. 2008
    ..In conclusion, PRL-3 is a gene product specifically expressed in malignant plasma cells and may have a role in migration of these cells...
  18. ncbi request reprint Addiction to c-MYC in multiple myeloma
    Toril Holien
    KG Jebsen Center for Myeloma Research and Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Blood 120:2450-3. 2012
    ..Our results provide further evidence that myeloma cells are addicted to c-MYC activity and that c-MYC is a promising therapeutic target in multiple myeloma...
  19. pmc MYC amplifications in myeloma cell lines: correlation with MYC-inhibitor efficacy
    Toril Holien
    K G Jebsen Center for Myeloma Research, Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Oncotarget 6:22698-705. 2015
    ..Sensitivity of myeloma cell lines to the MYC inhibitor 10058-F4 correlated with MYC expression, supporting that the activity of 10058-F4 was through specific inhibition of MYC. ..
  20. doi request reprint A method for measurement of drug sensitivity of myeloma cells co-cultured with bone marrow stromal cells
    Kristine Misund
    KG Jebsen Center for Myeloma Research and Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Biomol Screen 18:637-46. 2013
    ..Stromal cell-induced protection against common myeloma drugs is also observed with this method. ..
  21. doi request reprint Soluble c-Met in serum of patients with multiple myeloma: correlation with clinical parameters
    Karin F Wader
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim
    Eur J Haematol 87:394-9. 2011
    ..We examined serum levels of soluble c-Met in patients with myeloma and healthy individuals and investigated a possible relationship with clinical disease parameters and survival...
  22. pmc Activin A inhibits BMP-signaling by binding ACVR2A and ACVR2B
    Oddrun Elise Olsen
    K G Jebsen Center for Myeloma Research, Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Post box 8905, MTFS, N 7491, Trondheim, Norway
    Cell Commun Signal 13:27. 2015
    ..Activin A is also elevated in myeloma patients with advanced disease and is involved in myeloma bone disease...
  23. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory response after open heart surgery: release of heat-shock protein 70 and signaling through toll-like receptor-4
    Brit Dybdahl
    Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Cancer Research and Molecular Biology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Circulation 105:685-90. 2002
    ..The main aims of our study were to explore the release of HSP70 and the regulation of monocyte TLR-2 and TLR-4 expression after CABG...
  24. ncbi request reprint Bone disease in multiple myeloma
    Øyvind Hjertner
    Department of Haematology, St Olav University Hospital, Institute of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology N 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Med Oncol 23:431-41. 2006
    ..Bisphosphonates are the only drugs used in routine clinical management; however, the complex regulation system of bone homeostasis offers a number of of possible targets for therapy, which are discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Perfusion abnormalities in pulmonary embolism studied with perfusion MRI and ventilation-perfusion scintigraphy: an intra-modality and inter-modality agreement study
    Tore Amundsen
    Department of Medicine, University Hospital of Trondheim, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Magn Reson Imaging 15:386-94. 2002
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  26. ncbi request reprint Early response predicts thalidomide efficiency in patients with advanced multiple myeloma
    Anders Waage
    Department of Haematology, University Hospital Trondheim, N 7006 Trondheim, Norway
    Br J Haematol 125:149-55. 2004
    ..200/h, 0.140/h, 0.886 l/kg, 0.126 l/h/kg and 4.98 h respectively. We found no relationship between thalidomide concentration and effect after 12 weeks...
  27. ncbi request reprint Osteoprotegerin is bound, internalized, and degraded by multiple myeloma cells
    Therese Standal
    Institute of Cancer Research and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Medisinsk Teknisk Senter, Trondheim, Norway
    Blood 100:3002-7. 2002
    ..The results suggest a novel biologic mechanism for the bone disease associated with MM and that treatment of the bone disease with OPG lacking the heparin-binding domain should be considered...
  28. ncbi request reprint Bone morphogenetic protein-5, -6 and -7 inhibit growth and induce apoptosis in human myeloma cells
    Torstein Baade Ro
    Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim N 7489, Norway
    Oncogene 23:3024-32. 2004
    ..Importantly, myeloma cells not responsive to BMP-2 and -4 may still be sensitive to BMP-6 or -7. It is possible that therapeutic use of BMP or BMP analogues could have an impact on both myeloma bone disease and myeloma cell growth...
  29. pmc PDL1 Expression on Plasma and Dendritic Cells in Myeloma Bone Marrow Suggests Benefit of Targeted anti PD1-PDL1 Therapy
    Anne Marit Sponaas
    KG Jebsen Centre for Myeloma Research, Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    PLoS ONE 10:e0139867. 2015
    ..A correlation between the proportion of PDL1+ PC and CD141+ mDC was found, suggesting both cell types could down-regulate the anti-tumor T cell response. ..
  30. ncbi request reprint Serum insulinlike growth factor is not elevated in patients with multiple myeloma but is still a prognostic factor
    Therese Standal
    Institute of Cancer Research and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Blood 100:3925-9. 2002
    ..In the patient group with IGF-1 levels above 13 nM, median survival was 62 months (P =.006). These findings support the hypothesis of a role for IGF-1 in myeloma disease progression...