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Post  jy9202 on Tue Apr 08, 2014 4:37 am

It is still unknown whether the presence of OCTs in tumors is beneficial with regard to therapy or deleterious by supporting 17-AAG 溶解度 tumor growth. Our data sug gest, that a downregulation of OCT1 in the liver with possibly lacking function is associated with a worse out come regardless of TKI treatment, since none of our patients has received a systemic therapy. Whether OCTs are associated with treatment response to Sorafenib has not been investigated yet. To date, to the best of our knowledge, there exist no data regarding the clinical, prognostic and therapeutical rele vance of OCTs in HCC. Because of the impact of OCT1 on tumor characteristics and patient survival we focused on this transporter on protein level. The relevance of OCT3 needs to be further investigated.

Future studies will be necessary to evaluate possible diagnostic and therapeutic consequences. Conclusions Downregulation of OCT1 expression in HCC is associated with advanced tumor stages and a worse patient survival. These findings could be important for treatment 17-DMAG 価格 options. NF κB2 is a member of the NF κB family of transcrip tion factors that also include NF κB1, RelA, RelB, and c Rel. The full length NF κB2 precursor protein p100 contains an amino terminal Rel homology domain and a carboxyl terminal region with seven ankyrin repeats. In response to certain cytokines, NF κB2 is phosphorylated at specific serine residues in its carboxyl terminal region, leading to partial proteasomal degradation of the carboxyl terminus for the production of p52.

The Rel homology domain of p52 then forms ac tive NF κB dimers with RelB or other Rel proteins, which, once in the nucleus, bind a common DNA se quence motif known as the κB site and regulate the ex pression of genes crucial to the development and functions of lymphocytes, Constitutive NF κB2 signaling has been implicated in the pathogenesis of lymphomas. Several mechanisms A66 分子量 have been identified wherein activation of NF κB2 is uncoupled from its normal modes of regulation.

Most of these mechanisms target upstream regulators, such as the NF κB inducing kinase and IκB kinases, Sus tained NF κB2 activation can also be caused by chromo somal translocations and rearrangements at the NF κB2 locus, which occur in a variety of lymphoid malignancies including T cell lymphoma, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, multiple myeloma, and B cell lymphoma, A cardinal feature of these genetic alterations is the generation of C terminally truncated NF κB2 mutants that lack various por tions of the ankyrin repeat domain, To determine whether NF κB2 mutation can directly initiate lymphoma genesis, we have generated transgenic mice with targeted expression in lymphocytes of p80HT, a lymphoma associated NF κB2 mutant, These transgenic mice develop predominantly B cell tumors, demonstrating that NF κB2 mutations can have a causal role in lymphomagen esis, Multiple myeloma is a common, incurable ma lignant tumor of plasma cells. Although much is known about individual genes and signaling pathways that are activated in MM cells, the interplay and connections be tween these genes and pathways that drive MM develop ment are not well understood.

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