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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29908302/inhibitory-effect-of-pxr-on-ammonia-induced-hepatocyte-autophagy-via-p53
#1
Linlin Yan, Zhanfei Chen, Luxi Wu, Yongfa Su, Xiaoqian Wang, Nanhong Tang
Pregnane X Receptor (PXR), a nuclear receptor transcription factor, participates in a wide range of physiological activities, but the regulation of ammonia-induced hepatocyte autophagy by PXR is not yet clear. In this study, the levels of down-regulated LC3B-II and up-regulated SQSTM1 were found in ammonia-induced PXR-overexpressing (PXR+) liver cells, but the opposite appeared in PXR-knockdown (PXR-) liver cells. Rifampicin, a PXR-activating agent, elicits a similar effect as PXR + cells. The mechanism analysis reveals that the levels of the energy-sensitive molecule AMPKβ1 and phosphorylated AMPKβ1 (p-AMPKβ1) in PXR - cells are higher than those in control cells, whereas the levels of this molecule in PXR + cells are lower than those in control cells...
June 13, 2018: Toxicology Letters
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29894692/liver-cancer-initiation-requires-p53-inhibition-by-cd44-enhanced-growth-factor-signaling
#2
Debanjan Dhar, Laura Antonucci, Hayato Nakagawa, Ju Youn Kim, Elisabeth Glitzner, Stefano Caruso, Shabnam Shalapour, Ling Yang, Mark A Valasek, Sooyeon Lee, Kerstin Minnich, Ekihiro Seki, Jan Tuckermann, Maria Sibilia, Jessica Zucman-Rossi, Michael Karin
How fully differentiated cells that experience carcinogenic insults become proliferative cancer progenitors that acquire multiple initiating mutations is not clear. This question is of particular relevance to hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), which arises from differentiated hepatocytes. Here we show that one solution to this problem is provided by CD44, a hyaluronic acid receptor whose expression is rapidly induced in carcinogen-exposed hepatocytes in a STAT3-dependent manner. Once expressed, CD44 potentiates AKT activation to induce the phosphorylation and nuclear translocation of Mdm2, which terminates the p53 genomic surveillance response...
June 11, 2018: Cancer Cell
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29850590/diethylnitrosamine-increases-proliferation-in-early-stages-of-hepatic-carcinogenesis-in-insulin-treated-type-1-diabetic-mice
#3
A S Arboatti, F Lambertucci, M G Sedlmeier, G Pisani, J Monti, M de L Álvarez, D E A Francés, M T Ronco, C E Carnovale
Diethylnitrosamine (DEN) induces hepatocarcinogenesis, increasing mitotic hepatocytes and leading to chronic inflammation. In addition, type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is also characterized by a proinflammatory state and by requiring insulin exogenous treatment. Given the association of diabetes, insulin treatment, and cell proliferation, our specific goal was to determine whether the liver in the diabetic state presents a greater response to DEN-induced cell cycle alteration, which is essential for the malignant transformation...
2018: BioMed Research International
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29802399/obeticholic-acid-protects-against-hepatocyte-death-and-liver-fibrosis-in-a-murine-model-of-nonalcoholic-steatohepatitis
#4
Toshihiro Goto, Michiko Itoh, Takayoshi Suganami, Sayaka Kanai, Ibuki Shirakawa, Takeru Sakai, Masahiro Asakawa, Toshihiro Yoneyama, Toshihiro Kai, Yoshihiro Ogawa
Accumulating evidence has suggested that farnesoid X receptor (FXR) agonists, such as obeticholic acid (OCA) are therapeutically useful for non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). However, it is still unclear how FXR agonists protect against NASH and which cell type is the main target of FXR agonists. In this study, we examined the effects of OCA on the development of NASH using melanocortin 4 receptor-deficient (MC4R-KO) mice that progressively developed hepatic steatosis and NASH on Western diet (WD). Treatment with OCA effectively prevented chronic inflammation and liver fibrosis in WD-fed MC4R-KO mice with only marginal effect on body weight and hepatic steatosis...
May 25, 2018: Scientific Reports
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29664741/primary-vaginal-gastric-type-adenocarcinoma-and-vaginal-adenosis-exhibiting-gastric-differentiation-report-of-a-series-with-detailed-immunohistochemical-analysis
#5
Richard Wing-Cheuk Wong, Michelle Moore, Karen L Talia, Raji Ganesan, W Glenn McCluggage
So-called gastric-type adenocarcinoma and related premalignant lesions have been characterized in the cervix, but similar lesions are not widely recognized in the vagina. We report a series of 11 vaginal glandular lesions exhibiting gastric differentiation, comprising 5 cases of adenocarcinoma and 6 of adenosis. All cases occurred in adults (aged 33 to 69) with no known history of diethylstilboestrol exposure. The vaginal adenocarcinomas exhibited morphologic features identical to gastric-type adenocarcinoma of the cervix, but 1 case additionally demonstrated basaloid and sarcomatoid components, which have not been previously reported in cervical gastric-type adenocarcinoma...
April 16, 2018: American Journal of Surgical Pathology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29569195/alterations-of-antioxidant-indexes-and-inflammatory-cytokine-expression-aggravated-hepatocellular-apoptosis-through-mitochondrial-and-death-receptor-dependent-pathways-in-gallus-gallus-exposed-to-arsenic-and-copper
#6
Juanjuan Liu, Hongjing Zhao, Yu Wang, Yizhi Shao, Jinglun Li, Mingwei Xing
In this study, we sought to investigate the effects of sub-chronic exposure of arsenic (As) and copper (Cu) on oxidative stress, inflammatory response, and mitochondria and death receptor apoptosis pathways in chicken liver. Seventy-two 1-day-old male Hy-line chickens were treated with basal diet, 30 mg/kg arsenic trioxide (As2 O3 ), or/and 300 mg/kg copper sulfate (CuSO4 ) for 4, 8, and 12 weeks. Study revealed that exposure to As or/and Cu undermined the antioxidant function and increased lipid peroxidation...
March 22, 2018: Environmental Science and Pollution Research International
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29445054/comparison-of-drug-metabolism-and-its-related-hepatotoxic-effects-in-heparg-cryopreserved-human-hepatocytes-and-hepg2-cell-cultures
#7
Yuichi Yokoyama, Yoshifumi Sasaki, Natsuko Terasaki, Taku Kawataki, Koji Takekawa, Yumiko Iwase, Toshinobu Shimizu, Seigo Sanoh, Shigeru Ohta
Differentiated HepaRG cells maintain liver-specific functions such as drug-metabolizing enzymes. In this study, the feasibility of HepaRG cells as a human hepatocyte model for in vitro toxicity assessment was examined using selected hepatotoxic compounds. First, basal drug-metabolizing enzyme activities (CYP1A2, CYP2B6, CYP2C9, CYP2C19, CYP2D6, CYP3A4, uridine 5'-diphospho-glucuronosyltransferase [UGT], and sulfotransferases [SULT]) were measured in HepaRG, human hepatocytes, and HepG2 cells. Enzyme activities in differentiated HepaRG cells were comparable to those in human hepatocytes and much higher than those in HepG2 cells, except for SULT activity...
May 1, 2018: Biological & Pharmaceutical Bulletin
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29442042/trim59-promotes-cell-proliferation-migration-and-invasion-in-human-hepatocellular-carcinoma-cells
#8
Gang Sun, Xin Sui, Dayue Han, Jianjun Gao, Yining Liu, Lin Zhou
The human tripartite motif (TRIM) 59 has been implicated in tumorigenesis of many types of cancer. However, the biological function and molecular mechanism of TRIM59 in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) remains unknown. In our study, the purpose was to investigate the impact of TRIM59 on the biologic behavior of HCC cells. We observed that TRIM59 was highly expressed in HCC cells compared with a normal human hepatocyte cell line. Lentivirus-mediated knocking down of TRIM59 significantly suppressed the proliferation, migration and invasion of HCC cells, whereas overexpression of TRIM59 enhanced cell growth and metastasis...
November 1, 2017: Die Pharmazie
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29423273/cd24-p53-axis-suppresses-diethylnitrosamine-induced-hepatocellular-carcinogenesis-by-sustaining-intrahepatic-macrophages
#9
Dongling Li, Minling Hu, Ying Liu, Peiying Ye, Peishuang Du, Chi-Shan Li, Liang Cheng, Ping Liu, Jing Jiang, Lishan Su, Shengdian Wang, Pan Zheng, Yang Liu
It is generally assumed that inflammation following diethylnitrosamine (DEN) treatment promotes development of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) through the activity of intrahepatic macrophages. However, the tumor-promoting function of macrophages in the model has not been confirmed by either macrophage depletion or selective gene depletion in macrophages. Here we show that targeted mutation of Cd24 dramatically increased HCC burden while reducing intrahepatic macrophages and DEN-induced hepatocyte apoptosis. Depletion of macrophages also increased HCC burden and reduced hepatocyte apoptosis, thus establishing macrophages as an innate effector recognizing DEN-induced damaged hepatocytes...
2018: Cell Discovery
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29404458/interferon-alpha-induced-hepatitis-c-virus-clearance-restores-p53-tumor-suppressor-more-than-direct-acting-antivirals
#10
Yucel Aydin, Animesh Chatterjee, Partha K Chandra, Srinivas Chava, Weina Chen, Anamika Tandon, Asha Dash, Milad Chedid, Martin W Moehlen, Frederic Regenstein, Luis A Balart, Ari Cohen, Hua Lu, Tong Wu, Srikanta Dash
The mechanism why hepatitis C virus (HCV) clearance by direct-acting antivirals (DAAs) does not eliminate the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) among patients with advanced cirrhosis is unclear. Many viral and bacterial infections degrade p53 in favor of cell survival to adapt an endoplasmic reticulum (ER)-stress response. In this study, we examined whether HCV clearance by interferon-alpha or DAAs normalizes the ER stress and restores the expression of p53 tumor suppressor in cell culture. We found that HCV infection induces chronic ER stress and unfolded protein response in untransformed primary human hepatocytes...
May 2017: Hepatology Communications
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29362985/opium-consumption-and-the-incidence-of-cancer-does-opium-account-as-an-emerging-risk-factor-for-gastrointestinal-cancer
#11
Mohammed Azeez Alzaidi, Hossein Ali Arab, Saeid Amanpour, Reza Shirkoohi, Samad Muhammadnejad, Farhang Sasani
PURPOSE: Some epidemiological studies have shown an association between opium consumption and the incidence of gastrointestinal (GI) cancer. The present study was designed to investigate the effects of opium on the initiation of GI cancer in rats. METHODS: Forty-five rats were randomly divided into three groups; each received different treatment for 40 weeks. The rats in group 1 received purified water, while animals in group 2 were treated with 5 mg/kg diethylnitrosamine (DEN) orally for 8 weeks and continued with purified water by the end of the experiment...
January 24, 2018: Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29346426/proliferation-and-survival-of-human-amniotic-epithelial-cells-during-their-hepatic-differentiation
#12
Julieta L Maymó, Rodrigo Riedel, Antonio Pérez-Pérez, Marta Magatti, Bernardo Maskin, José Luis Dueñas, Ornella Parolini, Víctor Sánchez-Margalet, Cecilia L Varone
Stem cells derived from placental tissues are an attractive source of cells for regenerative medicine. Amniotic epithelial cells isolated from human amnion (hAECs) have desirable and competitive characteristics that make them stand out between other stem cells. They have the ability to differentiate toward all three germ layers, they are not tumorigenic and they have immunosuppressive properties. Although liver transplantation is the best way to treat acute and chronic hepatic failure patients, there are several obstacles...
2018: PloS One
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29343518/fibroblast-specific-%C3%AE-catenin-signaling-dictates-the-outcome-of-aki
#13
Dong Zhou, Haiyan Fu, Liangxiang Xiao, Hongyan Mo, Hui Zhuo, Xiaojun Tian, Lin Lin, Jianhua Xing, Youhua Liu
AKI is a devastating condition with high morbidity and mortality. The pathologic features of AKI are characterized by tubular injury, inflammation, and vascular impairment. Whether fibroblasts in the renal interstitium have a role in the pathogenesis of AKI is unknown. In this study, we investigated the role of fibroblast-specific β -catenin signaling in dictating the outcome of AKI, using conditional knockout mice in which β -catenin was specifically ablated in fibroblasts (Gli1- β -cat-/-). After ischemia-reperfusion injury (IRI), Gli1- β -cat-/- mice had lower serum creatinine levels and less morphologic injury than Gli1- β -cat+/+ littermate controls...
January 17, 2018: Journal of the American Society of Nephrology: JASN
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29343087/sulfhydrated-sirtuin-1-increasing-its-deacetylation-activity-is-an-essential-epigenetics-mechanism-of-anti-atherogenesis-by-hydrogen-sulfide
#14
Congkuo Du, Xianjuan Lin, Wenjing Xu, Fengjiao Zheng, Junyan Cai, Jichun Yang, Qinghua Cui, Chaoshu Tang, Jun Cai, Guoheng Xu, Bin Geng
AIMS: Hydrogen sulfide (H2S) has a protective role in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis by multiple pathways. Sirtuin-1 (SIRT1) is a histone deacetylase, as an essential mediated longevity gene, and has an anti-atherogenic effect by regulating the acetylation of some functional proteins. Whether SIRT1 is involved in protecting H2S in atherosclerosis and its mechanism remains unclear. RESULTS: In ApoE-knockout atherosclerosis mice, treatment with an H2S donor (NaHS or GYY4137) reduced atherosclerotic plaque area, macrophage infiltration, aortic inflammation and plasma lipid level...
January 17, 2018: Antioxidants & Redox Signaling
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29218508/use-of-huh6-and-other-human-derived-hepatoma-lines-for-the-detection-of-genotoxins-a-new-hope-for-laboratory-animals
#15
Monika Waldherr, Miroslav Mišík, Franziska Ferk, Jana Tomc, Bojana Žegura, Metka Filipič, Wolfgang Mikulits, Sören Mai, Oskar Haas, Wolfgang W Huber, Elisabeth Haslinger, Siegfried Knasmüller
Cell lines which are currently used in genotoxicity tests lack enzymes which activate/detoxify mutagens. Therefore, rodent-derived liver preparations are used which reflect their metabolism in humans only partly; as a consequence misleading results are often obtained. Previous findings suggest that certain liver cell lines express phase I/II enzymes and detect promutagens without activation; however, their use is hampered by different shortcomings. The aim of this study was the identification of a suitable cell line...
February 2018: Archives of Toxicology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29159818/c-ebp%C3%AE-dependent-preneoplastic-tumor-foci-are-the-origin-of-hepatocellular-carcinoma-and-aggressive-pediatric-liver-cancer
#16
Ashley Cast, Leila Valanejad, Mary Wright, Phuong Nguyen, Anita Gupta, Liqin Zhu, Soona Shin, Nikolai Timchenko
Recent publications show that classic hepatoblastoma (HBL) is the result of failure of hepatic stem cells to differentiate into hepatocytes, while hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is caused by the dedifferentiation of hepatocytes into cancer stem cells. However, the mechanisms of aggressive HBL and the mechanisms that cause dedifferentiation of hepatocytes into cancer stem cells are unknown. We found that, similar to HCC but opposite to classic HBL, aggressive HBL is the result of dedifferentiation of hepatocytes into cancer stem cells...
May 2018: Hepatology: Official Journal of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29156683/shycd-induces-ape1-ref-1-subcellular-localization-to-regulate-the-p53-apoptosis-signaling-pathway-in-the-prevention-and-treatment-of-acute-on-chronic-liver-failure
#17
Jianxin Diao, Haiye Li, Wei Huang, Wenxiao Ma, Huan Dai, Yawei Liu, Ming Wang, He Yu Hua, Jinying Ou, Xiaomin Sun, Xuegang Sun, Yungao Yang
Background & Aims: San huang yin chi decoction(SHYCD) is derived from the yin chen hao decoction, a well-known and canonical Chinese medicine formula from the "Treatise on Febrile Diseases". Over the past decade, SHYCD has been used to treat and prevent the liver cirrhosis and liver failure. In the present study, we investigated the effects of SHYCD for acute on chronic liver failure(ACLF) and explored its potential mechanism. an ACLF rat model, which induced by carbon tetrachloride (CCl4) combined with D-galactosamine (D-GalN) and lipopolysaccharide(LPS), was used and confirmed by B-ultrasound analysis...
October 17, 2017: Oncotarget
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29068287/hepatitis-b-virus-x-protein-suppresses-all-trans-retinoic-acid-induced-apoptosis-in-human-hepatocytes-by-repressing-p14-expression-via-dna-methylation
#18
Jung-Hye Choi, Hyerin Jeong, Kyung Lib Jang
All-trans retinoic acid (ATRA), the most biologically active metabolite of vitamin A, is known to activate p14 expression via promoter hypermethylation to induce p53-dependent apoptosis in human hepatocytes. In this study, we found that the oncogenic hepatitis B virus (HBV) X protein (HBx) of HBV, derived from both overexpression and 1.2-mer replicon systems, suppresses ATRA-induced apoptosis in p53-positive human hepatocytes. For this effect, HBx upregulated both protein and enzyme activity levels of DNA methyltransferase 1, 3a and 3b, in the presence of ATRA and thereby inhibited p14 expression via promoter hypermethylation, resulting in inactivation of the p14-mouse double minute 2 pathway and subsequent downregulation of p53 levels...
November 2017: Journal of General Virology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29032040/effects-of-dietary-ginkgo-biloba-leaf-extract-on-growth-performance-plasma-biochemical-parameters-fish-composition-immune-responses-liver-histology-and-immune-and-apoptosis-related-genes-expression-of-hybrid-grouper-epinephelus-lanceolatus%C3%A2-%C3%A3-epinephelus-fuscoguttatus%C3%A2
#19
Xiaohong Tan, Zhenzhu Sun, Qingying Liu, Huaqun Ye, Cuiyun Zou, Chaoxia Ye, Anli Wang, Heizhao Lin
For thousands of years, leaves from the Ginkgo biloba tree have been a common treatment in Chinese medicine. The present study was conducted to investigate the effects of dietary ginkgo biloba leaf extract (GBE) supplementation on growth performance, plasma biochemical parameters, fish composition, immune responses, liver histology, and immune and apoptosis-related genes expression of hybrid grouper (Epinephelus lanceolatus♂ × Epinephelus fuscoguttatus♀) fed high lipid diets. A basal diet supplemented with GBE at 0, 0...
January 2018: Fish & Shellfish Immunology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29027248/ursodeoxycholic-acid-protects-cardiomyocytes-against-cobalt-chloride-induced-hypoxia-by-regulating-transcriptional-mediator-of-cells-stress-hypoxia-inducible-factor-1%C3%AE-and-p53-protein
#20
Anis Syamimi Mohamed, Noorul Izzati Hanafi, Siti Hamimah Sheikh Abdul Kadir, Julina Md Noor, Narimah Abdul Hamid Hasani, Sharaniza Ab Rahim, Rosfaiizah Siran
In hepatocytes, ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA) activates cell signalling pathways such as p53, intracellular calcium ([Ca2+ ]i ), and sphingosine-1-phosphate (S1P)-receptor via Gαi -coupled-receptor. Recently, UDCA has been shown to protect the heart against hypoxia-reoxygenation injury. However, it is not clear whether UDCA cardioprotection against hypoxia acts through a transcriptional mediator of cells stress, HIF-1α and p53. Therefore, in here, we aimed to investigate whether UDCA could protect cardiomyocytes (CMs) against hypoxia by regulating expression of HIF-1α, p53, [Ca2+ ]i , and S1P-Gαi -coupled-receptor...
October 2017: Cell Biochemistry and Function
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