Genes & Cancer

Volume 8: Issue 1-2, January 2017

pp426-494

Issue 1-2, January 2017

About the Cover

The cover for the issue of Genes & Cancer features Figure 3B (“SPARC overexpression alters microRNA expression profiles involved in tumor progression”) from Ahir et al.

Research Papers

Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) promotes immunogenic apoptosis in human multiple myeloma cells, induces autophagy and inhibits STAT3 in both tumor and dendritic cells

Donatella  D’Eliseo, Livia Di Renzo, Angela  Santoni, and Francesca  Velotti

Abstract |  PDF |  Full Text   p426-437

Inhibition of the platelet-derived growth factor receptor beta (PDGFRB) using gene silencing, crenolanib besylate, or imatinib mesylate hampers the malignant phenotype of mesothelioma cell lines

Ombretta  Melaiu, Calogerina  Catalano, Chiara De Santi, Monica  Cipollini, Gisella  Figlioli, Lucia  Pellè, Elisa  Barone, Monica  Evangelista, Alice  Guazzelli, Laura  Boldrini, Elisa  Sensi, Alessra  Bonotti, Rudy  Foddis, Alfonso  Cristaudo, Luciano  Mutti, Gabriella  Fontanini, Federica  Gemignani, and Stefano  Li

Abstract |  PDF |  Full Text |  Supplementary Materials   p438-452

SPARC overexpression alters microRNA expression profiles involved in tumor progression

Bhavesh K. Ahir, Nasya M. Elias, and Sajani S. Lakka

Abstract |  PDF |  Full Text |  Supplementary Materials   p453-471

GT198 (PSMC3IP) germline variants in early-onset breast cancer patients from hereditary breast and ovarian cancer families

Stephanie  Schubert, Tim  Ripperger, Melanie  Rood, Anthony  Petkidis, Winfried  Hofmann, Hildegard  Frye-Boukhriss, Marcel  Tauscher, Bernd  Auber, Ursula  Hille-Betz, Thomas  Illig, Brigitte  Schlegelberger, and Doris  Steinemann

Abstract |  PDF |  Full Text |  Supplementary Materials   p472-483

Genetically transforming human osteoblasts to sarcoma: development of an osteosarcoma model

Yi  Yang, Rui  Yang, Michael  Roth, Sajida  Piperdi, Wendong  Zhang, Howard  Dorfman, Pulivarthi  Rao, Amy  Park, Seep  Tripathi, Carrie  Freeman, Yunjia  Zhang, Rebecca  Sowers, Jeremy  Rosenblum, David  Geller, Bang  Hoang, Jonathan  Gill, and Richard  Gorlick

Abstract |  PDF |  Full Text |  Supplementary Materials   p484-494