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  • 1
    Language: English
    In: Pharmacogenomics, September 2010, Vol.11(9), pp.1189-91
    Keywords: Neoplasms -- Drug Therapy ; Protein Kinase Inhibitors -- Therapeutic Use ; Sirolimus -- Therapeutic Use ; Tor Serine-Threonine Kinases -- Antagonists & Inhibitors
    ISSN: 14622416
    E-ISSN: 1744-8042
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  • 2
    Language: English
    In: Cancer Research, 04/15/2011, Vol.71(8 Supplement), pp.4081-4081
    ISSN: 0008-5472
    E-ISSN: 1538-7445
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  • 3
    Language: English
    In: PLoS ONE, 01 January 2014, Vol.9(1), p.e84417
    Description: Malignant melanoma is a life-threatening skin cancer increasingly diagnosed in the western world. In advanced disease the prognosis is grave. Growth and metastasis formation in melanomas are regulated by a network of cytokines, cytokine-receptors, and adhesion molecules. However, little is known about surface antigens and target expression profiles in human melanomas. We examined the cell surface antigen profile of human skin melanoma cells by multicolor flow cytometry, and compared their phenotype with 4 melanoma cell lines (A375, 607B, Mel-Juso, SK-Mel28). Melanoma cells were defined as CD45-/CD31- cells co-expressing one or more melanoma-related antigens (CD63, CD146, CD166). In most patients, melanoma cells exhibited ErbB3/Her3, CD44/Pgp-1, ICAM-1/CD54 and IGF-1-R/CD221, but did not express CD20, ErbB2/Her2, KIT/CD117, AC133/CD133 or MDR-1/CD243. Melanoma cell lines were found to display a similar phenotype. In most patients, a distinct subpopulation of melanoma cells (4-40%) expressed the erythropoietin receptor (EPO-R) and ErbB4 together with PD-1 and NGF-R/CD271. Both the EPO-R+ and EPO-R- subpopulations produced melanoma lesions in NOD/SCID IL-2Rgamma(null) (NSG) mice in first and secondary recipients. Normal skin melanocytes did not express ErbB4 or EPO-R, but expressed a functional KIT receptor (CD117) as well as NGF-R, ErbB3/Her3, IGF-1-R and CD44. In conclusion, melanoma cells display a unique composition of surface target antigens and cytokine receptors. Malignant transformation of melanomas is accompanied by loss of KIT and acquisition of EPO-R and ErbB4, both of which are co-expressed with NGF-R and PD-1 in distinct subfractions of melanoma cells. However, expression of EPO-R/ErbB4/PD-1 is not indicative of a selective melanoma-initiating potential.
    Keywords: Sciences (General)
    E-ISSN: 1932-6203
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  • 4
    In: PLoS ONE, 2014, Vol.9(4)
    Description: Background Endothelial progenitor cells (CEPs) and circulating endothelial cells (CECs) are potential biomarkers of response to anti-angiogenic treatment regimens. In the current study, we investigated the effect of docetaxel and sunitinib on CEP/CEC kinetics and clinical response in castration resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) patients. Patients and methods Chemonaive patients with CRPC were enrolled in this study to receive either sunitinib (37.5 mg/d), in combination with docetaxel (75 mg/m 2 ) or docetaxel alone. CEP and CEC kinetics were analyzed for every cycle. The primary objective was to compare CEP/CEC pharmacodynamics between both treatment arms. We also investigated if CEC/CEP spikes, induced by MTD docetaxel, are suppressed by sunitinib in patients treated with docetaxel/sunitinib relative to docetaxel monotherapy. Results A total of 27 patients were enrolled. We observed a significant increase of CEP/CEC (total/viable) counts over time within each cycle (coefficients 0.29233, 0.22092 and 0.26089, respectively; p〈0.001). However, no differences between the treatment groups, in terms of CEP and CEC kinetics, were detected. In the docetaxel monotherapy arm 4 (30%) patients responded to therapy with a 50% PSA decline, while 9 (64%) patients showed a PSA decline in the combination group (n.s.). The median PFS in the docetaxel monotherapy group was 3.1 months (2.6–3.6 months, 95% CI) and 6.2 months (4.9–7.4 months, 95% CI; p = 0.062) in the combination arm. Sunitinib/docetaxel was reasonably well tolerated and toxicity manageable. Conclusion In summary, no significant differences in CEC and CEP kinetics between the treatment arms were observed, although a highly significant increase of CEPs/CECs within each cycle over time was detected. These results mirror the challenge we have to face when employing anti-angiogenic strategies in CRPC. Additional preclinical research is needed to elucidate the underlying molecular mechanisms. However, docetaxel/sunitinib therapy resulted in a better response in terms of PSA decline and a trend towards improved PFS. Trial Registery clinicaltrialsregister.eu EudraCT 2007-003705-27
    Keywords: Research Article ; Medicine And Health Sciences
    E-ISSN: 1932-6203
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  • 5
    Language: English
    In: PLoS ONE, 2012, Vol.7(1), p.e29925
    Description: The phosphoinositide 3-kinase (PI3-kinase) and the mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) are two major signaling molecules involved in growth and activation of mast cells (MC) and basophils (BA). We examined the effects of the dual PI3-kinase/mTOR blocker NVP-BEZ235 on growth of normal and neoplastic BA and MC as well as immunoglobulin E (IgE)-dependent cell activation. Growth of MC and BA were determined by measuring 3 H-thymidine uptake and apoptosis. Cell activation was determined in histamine release experiments and by measuring upregulation of CD63 and CD203c after challenging with IgE plus anti-IgE or allergen. We found that NVP-BEZ235 exerts profound inhibitory effects on growth of primary and cloned neoplastic MC. In the MC leukemia cell line HMC-1, NVP-BEZ235 showed similar IC 50 values in the HMC-1.1 subclone lacking KIT D816V (0.025 µM) and the HMC-1.2 subclone expressing KIT D816V (0.005 µM). Moreover, NVP-BEZ235 was found to exert strong growth-inhibitory effects on neoplastic MC in a xenotransplant-mouse model employing NMR1-Foxn1 nu mice. NVP-BEZ235 also exerted inhibitory effects on cytokine-dependent differentiation of normal BA and MC, but did not induce growth inhibition or apoptosis in mature MC or normal bone marrow cells. Finally, NVP-BEZ235 was found to inhibit IgE-dependent histamine release in BA and MC (IC 50 0.5–1 µM) as well as anti-IgE-induced upregulation of CD203c in BA and IgE-dependent upregulation of CD63 in MC. In summary, NVP-BEZ235 produces growth-inhibitory effects in immature neoplastic MC and inhibits IgE-dependent activation of mature BA and MC. Whether these potentially beneficial drug effects have clinical implications is currently under investigation.
    Keywords: Research Article ; Biology ; Immunology ; Molecular Biology ; Cell Biology ; Developmental Biology
    E-ISSN: 1932-6203
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  • 6
    Language: German
    In: Wiener medizinische Wochenschrift (1946), September 2006, Vol.156(17-18), pp.481-7
    Description: Oligonucleotide therapeutics are short, single- or double-stranded DNA or RNA molecules consisting of strands of 10-50 nucleotides. By targeted modulation of gene expression oligonucleotides provide the chance of targeting diseases at their molecular level. Within this novel emerging class of compounds oligonucleotide therapeutics are discriminated by their structure, function and mode of action. While antisense oligonucleotides, ribozymes and siRNAs suppress the expression of a protein by complementary hybridizing with their target mRNA, aptamers bind like antibodies to their target protein and thereby inhibit its function. Immunostimulatory oligonucleotides are due to sequence motifs within their nucleotide sequence able to trigger a therapeutic exploitable immune response. Currently, there are only two oligonucleotide therapeutics approved by the FDA, namely the antisense oligonucleotide Fomivirsen and the aptamer Macugen. In this review the mode of action of the diverse oligonucleotide therapeutics and their current status in clinical development will be discussed.
    Keywords: Oligonucleotides -- Therapeutic Use
    ISSN: 0043-5341
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  • 7
    Language: English
    In: Cancer Research, 07/01/2017, Vol.77(13 Supplement), pp.528-528
    ISSN: 0008-5472
    E-ISSN: 1538-7445
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  • 8
    Language: English
    In: Cancer Research, 07/01/2017, Vol.77(13 Supplement), pp.CT090-CT090
    ISSN: 0008-5472
    E-ISSN: 1538-7445
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  • 9
    Language: English
    In: Cancer Research, 04/15/2010, Vol.70(8 Supplement), pp.4470-4470
    ISSN: 0008-5472
    E-ISSN: 1538-7445
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  • 10
    Language: English
    In: Cancer Research, 07/15/2016, Vol.76(14 Supplement), pp.3259-3259
    Description: Angiopoeitin-2 (Ang2) is released from endothelial cells only in response to stimulus (e.g. wound healing, tumor growth) and facilitates blood vessel sprouting and inhibits pericyte-endothelial cell interaction via Tie2 signaling. Combination of an anti-Ang2 antibody and aflibercept, a VEGF trap, has been shown to inhibit tumor growth and decrease tumor vascularity in mouse xenograft tumor models (Daly et al., Cancer Res (2013) 73(1):108). Multiple investigational anti-Ang2 antibody therapies are currently in clinical trials. LY3127804 is a humanized and engineered IgG4 isotype antibody that selectively binds to Ang2 with high affinity and neutralizes Ang2 induced phospho-Tie2. LY3127804 inhibits sprouting angiogenesis and increases pericyte coverage in a mouse developmental retinal angiogenesis model and in mice bearing PC3 xenograft tumors. Combination of LY3127804 and DC101, a potent anti-VEGFR2 antibody, exhibits enhanced efficacy when compared to monotherapy in multiple patient derived xenograft models including NSCLC and ovarian cancers. Anti-Ang2 antibody monotherapy alone resulted in marginal reduction of tumor growth and improved overall survival, while DC101monotherapy had greater reduction in tumor volume with no survival benefit in MDA-MB-231 breast orthotopic model. Combination of anti-Ang2 antibody with anti-VEGFR2 antibody shows reduction in tumor volume and improved overall survival. This robust pre-clinical evidence supports testing the combination of anti-Ang2 and anti-VEGFR2 antibodies in the clinic. LY3127804 is currently in Phase 1 clinical trials (NCT02597036)
    Keywords: Cell Survival ; Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor ; Ovarian Cancer ; Retina ; Immunotherapy ; Animal Models ; Angiogenesis ; Pericytes ; Wound Healing ; Tumors ; Clinical Trials ; Metastases ; Endothelial Cells ; Antibodies ; Blood Vessels ; Immunoglobulin G ; Cell Interactions ; Xenografts ; Products;
    ISSN: 0008-5472
    E-ISSN: 1538-7445
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