keyword
MENU ▼
Read by QxMD icon Read
search

miR-200b

keyword
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28910345/circulating-mrnas-and-mirnas-as-candidate-markers-for-the-diagnosis-and-prognosis-of-prostate-cancer
#1
Marilesia Ferreira de Souza, Hellen Kuasne, Mateus de Camargo Barros-Filho, Heloísa Lizotti Cilião, Fabio Albuquerque Marchi, Paulo Emilio Fuganti, Alexandre Rossi Paschoal, Silvia Regina Rogatto, Ilce Mara de Syllos Cólus
Circulating nucleic acids are found in free form in body fluids and may serve as minimally invasive tools for cancer diagnosis and prognosis. Only a few studies have investigated the potential application of circulating mRNAs and microRNAs (miRNAs) in prostate cancer (PCa). The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) database was used for an in silico analysis to identify circulating mRNA and miRNA as potential markers of PCa. A total of 2,267 genes and 49 miRNAs were differentially expressed between normal and tumor samples...
2017: PloS One
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28903323/the-pancreatic-tumor-microenvironment-drives-changes-in-mirna-expression-that-promote-cytokine-production-and-inhibit-migration-by-the-tumor-associated-stroma
#2
Song Han, David H Gonzalo, Michael Feely, Daniel Delitto, Kevin E Behrns, Mark Beveridge, DongYu Zhang, Ryan Thomas, Jose G Trevino, Thomas D Schmittgen, Steven J Hughes
The pancreatic adenocarcinoma (PDAC) microenvironment is largely comprised of fibrotic tumor associated stroma (TAS) that contributes to the lethal biology of PDAC. microRNA (miRNA) are small non-coding RNAs that regulate gene expression. We hypothesized that interactions between PDAC cells and TAS cells within the microenvironment modulate miRNA expression and thus, tumor biology. We observed that miR-205 and members of the miR-200 family (miR-200a, -200b, -200c, -141 and miR-429) were exclusively expressed in PDAC cells, consistent with an epithelial miRNA signature, while miR-145 and miR-199 family members (miR-199a and -199b) were solely expressed in TAS cells, consistent with a stromal miRNA signature...
August 15, 2017: Oncotarget
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28899657/hif-1%C3%AE-ascl2-mir-200b-regulatory-feedback-circuit-modulated-the-epithelial-mesenchymal-transition-emt-in-colorectal-cancer-cells
#3
Yangyang Shang, Haoyuan Chen, Jun Ye, Xiaolong Wei, Shanxi Liu, Rongquan Wang
We have reported that Achaete scute-like 2 (Ascl2) transcriptionally repressed miR-200 family members and affected the epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT)-mesenchymal-epithelial transition (MET) plasticity in colorectal cancer (CRC) cells. However, little is known about the regulation of the Ascl2/miR-200 axis. Here, we found that hypoxia inducible factor-1α (HIF-1α) mRNA levels were positively correlated with Ascl2 mRNA levels and inversely correlated with miR-200b in CRC samples. Mechanistically, we showed that Ascl2 was a downstream target of HIF-1α and had a critical role in the EMT phenotype induced by hypoxia or HIF-1α over-expression...
September 9, 2017: Experimental Cell Research
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28882646/protective-effect-of-mir-200b-c-by-inhibiting-vasohibin-2-in-human-retinal-microvascular-endothelial-cells
#4
Yuzhi Ding, Zizhong Hu, Jie Luan, Xuehua Lv, Dongqing Yuan, Ping Xie, Songtao Yuan, Qinghuai Liu
AIMS: Proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR), characterized by angiogenesis, can cause serve vision loss and even blindness. Recent studies have suggested a pivotal role of vasohibin-2 (VASH2) in the promotion of angiogenesis in tumor tissues. Here we further investigated the role of VASH2 in the proliferation and migration of retinal endothelial cells. MAIN METHODS: The expression of VASH2 in vascular endothelial cells of epiretinal fibrovascular membranes (FVMs) from PDR patients were detected by immunofluorescence...
September 4, 2017: Life Sciences
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28871006/post-transcriptional-regulation-of-mmp16-and-timp2-expression-via-mir-382-mir-410-and-mir-200b-in-endometrial-cancer
#5
Beata Rak, Dawid Mehlich, Filip Garbicz, Zofia Domosud, Wiktor Paskal, Janina M Marczewska, Paweł K Włodarski
BACKGROUND/AIM: The post-transcriptional regulation of matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) via microRNAs (miRNAs) has been recently described in numerous human malignancies. However, the exact mechanisms of miRNA-mediated MMPs deregulation in endometrial cancer (EC) remain unclear. Herein, we aimed to analyze the expression of MMP2, MMP16 and TIMP2 and identify miRNAs that modulate their expression. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Protein expression was assessed by immunohistochemistry in formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded EC samples...
September 2017: Cancer Genomics & Proteomics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28867550/neurotransmitter-switching-regulated-by-mirnas-controls-changes-in-social-preference
#6
Davide Dulcis, Giordano Lippi, Christiana J Stark, Long H Do, Darwin K Berg, Nicholas C Spitzer
Changes in social preference of amphibian larvae result from sustained exposure to kinship odorants. To understand the molecular and cellular mechanisms of this neuroplasticity, we investigated the effects of olfactory system activation on neurotransmitter (NT) expression in accessory olfactory bulb (AOB) interneurons during development. We show that protracted exposure to kin or non-kin odorants changes the number of dopamine (DA)- or gamma aminobutyric acid (GABA)-expressing neurons, with corresponding changes in attraction/aversion behavior...
September 13, 2017: Neuron
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28846982/mir-200a-modulates-tgf-%C3%AE-1-induced-endothelial-to-mesenchymal-shift-via-suppression-of-grb2-in-haecs
#7
Hao Zhang, Jianguo Hu, Liming Liu
Endothelial-mesenchymal transition (EndMT) is closely associated with embryogenesis, injury restitution, tissue neogenesis, tumor progressions and viscera fibrosis. EndMT may occur in the proximal tubular endothelial cells, inducing fibroblasts to produce matrix and then accelerating the process of cardiac fibrosis. Transforming growth factor-β1 (TGF-β1), a profibrotic cytokine, was recently shown to be a crucial trigger of EndMT in tubular endothelial cells. Increasing evidence suggests that growth factor receptor-bound 2 (GRB2) dysfunction affects fibrocytes; thus, GRB2 may be a novel target for treating fibrosis...
August 25, 2017: Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, Biomédecine & Pharmacothérapie
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28837144/long-noncoding-rna-xist-expedites-metastasis-and-modulates-epithelial-mesenchymal-transition-in-colorectal-cancer
#8
Dong-Liang Chen, Le-Zong Chen, Yun-Xin Lu, Dong-Sheng Zhang, Zhao-Lei Zeng, Zhi-Zhong Pan, Peng Huang, Feng-Hua Wang, Yu-Hong Li, Huai-Qiang Ju, Rui-Hua Xu
Tumor progression and metastasis is the main cause of death in colorectal cancer (CRC). Long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs) are critical regulators in various diseases including human cancer. In this study, we found that lncRNA XIST was overexpressed in CRC cell lines and tissues. High expression of lncRNA XIST was associated with adverse overall survival in CRC patients. Knockdown of lncRNA XIST remarkably inhibited CRC cell proliferation, invasion, epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT) and CRC stem cell formation in vitro as well as tumor growth and metastasis in vivo...
August 24, 2017: Cell Death & Disease
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28816269/-microrna-differential-expression-profile-in-tuberous-sclerosis-complex-cell-line-tsc2-mefs-and-normal-cell-line-tsc2-mefs
#9
Y Cai, H Guo, H Z Li, W D Wang, Y S Zhang
OBJECTIVE: Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is a multisystem genetic disorder caused by mutations in the TSC1 and TSC2 genes, but the molecular events contributing to TSC are not well understood. However, little is known about the role of microRNAs in TSC. To explore the microRNA differential expression profile between tuberous sclerosis complex cell line TSC2(-/-) MEFs and normal type cell line TSC2(+/+) MEFs, and to provide new clues to study the mechanism of microRNA function in tuberous sclerosis complex...
August 18, 2017: Beijing da Xue Xue Bao. Yi Xue Ban, Journal of Peking University. Health Sciences
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28810639/microrna-200b-inhibits-pituitary-tumor-cell-proliferation-and-invasion-by-targeting-pkc%C3%AE
#10
Yuanchuan Wang, Xiaohong Yin, Long Zhao, Shun Li, Jie Duan, Renzhao Kuang, Junwei Duan
The present study aimed to investigate the expression of miR-200b and protein kinase Cα (PKCα) in pituitary tumors and to determine whether miR-200b may inhibit proliferation and invasion of pituitary tumor cells. The regulation of PKCα expression was targeted in order to find novel targets for the treatment of pituitary tumors. In total, 53 pituitary tumor tissue samples were collected; these included 28 cases of invasive pituitary tumors and 25 cases of non-invasive tumors, in addition to 5 normal pituitaries...
August 2017: Experimental and Therapeutic Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28809863/dynamic-plasma-micrornas-are-biomarkers-for-prognosis-and-early-detection-of-recurrence-in-colorectal-cancer
#11
Zixu Yuan, Kelsey Baker, Mary W Redman, Lei Wang, Scott V Adams, Ming Yu, Brandon Dickinson, Karen Makar, Neli Ulrich, Jürgen Böhm, Michelle Wurscher, Maria Westerhoff, Steve Medwell, Ravi Moonka, Mika Sinanan, Alessandro Fichera, Kathy Vickers, William M Grady
BACKGROUND: Plasma microRNAs (miRNAs) are promising non-invasive biomarkers for colorectal cancer (CRC) prognosis. However, the published studies to date have yielded conflicting and inconsistent results for specific plasma miRNAs. METHODS: We have conducted a study using robust assays to assess a panel of nine miRNAs for CRC prognosis and early detection of recurrence. Plasma samples from 144 patients in a prospective CRC cohort study were collected at diagnosis, 6, 12, and 24 months after diagnosis...
August 15, 2017: British Journal of Cancer
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28797712/estrogen-receptor-beta-as-epigenetic-mediator-of-mir-10b-and-mir-145-in-mammary-cancer
#12
Zoi Piperigkou, Marco Franchi, Martin Götte, Nikos K Karamanos
Even though the role of estrogen receptor alpha (ERα) in the modulation of breast cancer cells' behavior is thoroughly studied, the biological functions of its isoform, ERβ, are less elucidated. The suppression of ERβ in the aggressive ERα-negative MDA-MB-231 breast cancer cells resulted in the inhibition of epithelial to mesenchymal transition (EMT) and major changes in the basic functional properties and expression levels of certain matrix components of breast cancer cells. This arrest in metastatic potential of breast cancer cells suggests the contribution of ERβ in the induction of a more aggressive phenotype in MDA-MB-231 breast cancer cells...
August 8, 2017: Matrix Biology: Journal of the International Society for Matrix Biology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28743913/microrna-200b-regulates-distal-airway-development-by-maintaining-epithelial-integrity
#13
Naghmeh Khoshgoo, Robin Visser, Landon Falk, Chelsea A Day, Dustin Ameis, Barbara M Iwasiow, Fuqin Zhu, Arzu Öztürk, Sujata Basu, Molly Pind, Agnes Fresnosa, Mike Jackson, Vinaya Kumar Siragam, Gerald Stelmack, Geoffrey G Hicks, Andrew J Halayko, Richard Keijzer
miR-200b plays a role in epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition (EMT) in cancer. We recently reported abnormal expression of miR-200b in the context of human pulmonary hypoplasia in congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH). Smaller lung size, a lower number of airway generations, and a thicker mesenchyme characterize pulmonary hypoplasia in CDH. The aim of this study was to define the role of miR-200b during lung development. Here we show that miR-200b(-/-) mice have abnormal lung function due to dysfunctional surfactant, increased fibroblast-like cells and thicker mesenchyme in between the alveolar walls...
July 25, 2017: Scientific Reports
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28732387/the-micrornas-mir-200b-3p-and-mir-429-5p-target-the-limk1-cfl1-pathway-to-inhibit-growth-and-motility-of-breast-cancer-cells
#14
Dengfeng Li, Hong Wang, Hongming Song, Hui Xu, Bingkun Zhao, Chenyang Wu, Jiashu Hu, Tianqi Wu, Dan Xie, Junyong Zhao, Qiang Shen, Lin Fang
Triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) has the worst prognosis of all subtypes of breast cancer (BC), with limited options for conventional therapy and no targeted therapies. MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are small noncoding RNAs that negatively regulate gene expression. In this study, we aimed to determine whether two members of the miR-200 family, miR-200b-3p and miR-429-5p, are involved in BC cell proliferation and motility and to elucidate their target genes and pathways. We performed a meta-analysis that reveals down-regulated expression of miR-200b-3p and miR-429-5p in BC tissues and cell lines, consistent with a lower expression of miR-200b-3p and miR-429-5p in MDA-MB-231 and HCC1937 cells than in MCF-7 and MCF-10 cells...
July 12, 2017: Oncotarget
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28731781/lncrna-pvt1-facilitates-invasion-through-upregulation-of-mmp9-in-nonsmall-cell-lung-cancer-cell
#15
Wei Chen, Huayun Zhu, Li Yin, Tingting Wang, Jianfeng Wu, Jianhua Xu, Hua Tao, Juying Liu, Xia He
Lung cancer is the most common solid tumor around the world. It has been reported that upregulation of long noncoding RNA (lncRNA) plasmacytoma variant translocation 1 (lncRNA-PVT1) is closely associated with tumor metastasis. However, the function and underlying molecular mechanism of lncRNA-PVT1 in nonsmall cell lung cancer (NSCLC) invasion remain unknown. In this study, we found that overexpression of lncRNA-PVT1 promoted the invasive ability of NSCLC cells, whereas silence of lncRNA-PVT1 suppressed cell invasion...
September 2017: DNA and Cell Biology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28707489/evaluation-of-microrna-responses-in-arpe-19-cells-against-the-oxidative-stress
#16
Lokman Ayaz, Erdem Dinç
PURPOSE: This study aimed to determine microRNA (miRNA) expression profile of human retinal pigment epithelium cell (ARPE-19) against the oxidative stress induced by hydrogen peroxide (H2O2). METHODS: ARPE-19 cells were incubated with different concentrations of H2O2 (200, 600 and 800 µM) for 18 hours, and then cell viability, vascular endothelial growth factor levels and total oxidant status were evaluated. Expressions of 1152 miRNA were determined by quantitative Real-Time PCR in each group...
July 14, 2017: Cutaneous and Ocular Toxicology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28704808/enhanced-reactive-oxygen-species-production-acidic-cytosolic-ph-and-upregulated-na-h-exchanger-nhe-in-dicer-deficient-cd4-t-cells
#17
Yogesh Singh, Yuetao Zhou, Shaqiu Zhang, Khalid N M Abdelazeem, Bernat Elvira, Madhuri S Salker, Florian Lang
BACKGROUND: MicroRNAs (miRNAs) negatively regulate gene expression at a post-transcriptional level. Dicer, a cytoplasmic RNase III enzyme, is required for the maturation of miRNAs from precursor miRNAs. Dicer, therefore, is a critical enzyme involved in the biogenesis and processing of miRNAs. Several biological processes are controlled by miRNAs, including the regulation of T cell development and function. T cells generate reactive oxygen species (ROS) with parallel H+ extrusion accomplished by the Na+/H+-exchanger 1 (NHE1)...
July 14, 2017: Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28695771/microrna-200b-suppresses-the-invasion-and-migration-of-hepatocellular-carcinoma-by-downregulating-rhoa-and-circrna_000839
#18
Ben-Gang Wang, Jun-Shuai Li, Yong-Feng Liu, Qian Xu
MicroRNAs could mediate the targeted coding gene and the targeted non-coding RNA to form endogenous competition, which have an important regulatory role in tumorigenesis of many types of cancer, including hepatocellular carcinoma. The goal of this study was to characterize the role of miR-200b in the pathogenesis of hepatocellular carcinoma. We identified miR-200b that was predicted to regulate RhoA and circ_000839. Our data establish that miR-200b is expressed at a relatively low level in hepatocellular carcinoma ( p < 0...
July 2017: Tumour Biology: the Journal of the International Society for Oncodevelopmental Biology and Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28692034/mir-200b-inhibits-proliferation-and-metastasis-of-breast-cancer-by-targeting-fucosyltransferase-iv-and-%C3%AE-1-3-fucosylated-glycans
#19
Q Zheng, X Cui, D Zhang, Y Yang, X Yan, M Liu, B Niang, F Aziz, S Liu, Q Yan, J Liu
Aberrant protein fucosylation is associated with cancer malignancy. Fucosyltransferase IV (FUT4) is the key enzyme catalyzing the biosynthesis of α1,3-linkage fucosylated glycans carried by glycoproteins on the cell surface, such as the tumor-associated sugar antigen Lewis Y (LeY). An abnormal increase in the levels of FUT4 and LeY is observed in many cancers and correlated with cell proliferation and metastasis. Some microRNAs (miRNAs) are known to negatively regulate gene expression. FUT4 is an oncogenic glycogene, and thus it is important to identify the specific miRNA targeting FUT4...
July 10, 2017: Oncogenesis
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28689512/circulating-mir-23b-3p-mir-145-5p-and-mir-200b-3p-are-potential-biomarkers-to-monitor-acute-pain-associated-with-laminitis-in-horses
#20
C Lecchi, E Dalla Costa, D Lebelt, V Ferrante, E Canali, F Ceciliani, D Stucke, M Minero
Circulating microRNAs (miRNAs) are emerging as promising biomarkers for several disorders and related pain. In equine practice, acute laminitis is a common disease characterised by intense pain that severely compromises horse welfare. Recently, the Horse Grimace Scale (HGS), a facial expression-based pain coding system, was shown to be a valid welfare indicator to identify pain linked to acute laminitis. The present study aimed to: determine whether miRNAs can be used as biomarkers for acute pain in horses (Equus caballus) affected by laminitis; integrate miRNAs to their target genes and to categorise target genes for biological processes; gather additional evidence on concurrent validity of HGS by investigating how it correlates to miRNAs...
July 10, 2017: Animal: An International Journal of Animal Bioscience
keyword
keyword
64736
1
2
Fetch more papers »
Fetching more papers... Fetching...
Read by QxMD. Sign in or create an account to discover new knowledge that matter to you.
Remove bar
Read by QxMD icon Read
×

Search Tips

Use Boolean operators: AND/OR

diabetic AND foot
diabetes OR diabetic

Exclude a word using the 'minus' sign

Virchow -triad

Use Parentheses

water AND (cup OR glass)

Add an asterisk (*) at end of a word to include word stems

Neuro* will search for Neurology, Neuroscientist, Neurological, and so on

Use quotes to search for an exact phrase

"primary prevention of cancer"
(heart or cardiac or cardio*) AND arrest -"American Heart Association"