• Exploration of Targeted Anti-tumor Therapy

    eISSN: 2692-3114
    Co-EiC: Graham Packham, PhD, University of Southampton
    Co-EiC: Nicola Normanno, MD, Istituto Nazionale Tumori-IRCCS-Fondazione G. Pascale
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    Peer Review Model: Single Blind
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    Targeting cytoskeletal phosphorylation in cancer
    Phosphorylation of cytoskeletal proteins regulates the dynamics of polymerization, stability, and disassembly of the different types of cytoskeletal polymers. These control the ability of cells to m...
    Clara Llorente-González ... Miguel Vicente-Manzanares
    Published: June 28, 2021 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2021;2:292-308
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2021.00047
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    Advances in the study of cancer metastasis and calcium signaling as potential therapeutic targets
    Metastasis is still the primary cause of cancer-related mortality. However, the underlying mechanisms of cancer metastasis are not yet fully understood. Currently, the epithelial-mesenchymal transit...
    Chaochu Cui ... Xianwei Wang
    Published: June 28, 2021 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2021;2:266-291
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2021.00046
    This article belongs to the special issue Calcium Signaling Apparatus in Cancers
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    Tumor burden as possible biomarker of outcome in advanced NSCLC patients treated with immunotherapy: a single center, retrospective, real-world analysis
    Aim: The role of tumor burden (TB) for patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) receiving immunotherapy is still unknown. The aim of this analysis was to analyze the prognostic value of T...
    Edoardo Lenci ... Rossana Berardi
    Published: June 28, 2021 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2021;2:227-239
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2021.00043
    This article belongs to the special issue Immunotherapy in Cancer Patients
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    Case Report
    Lynch syndrome-associated lung cancer: pitfalls of an immunotherapy-based treatment strategy in an unusual tumor type
    Lynch syndrome is a hereditary cancer predisposition syndrome caused by germline alterations in mismatch repair (MMR) genes leading to increased risk of colon cancer as well as other cancer types. N...
    Elena Maccaroni ... Rossana Berardi
    Published: June 28, 2021 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2021;2:240-248
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2021.00044
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    Overview of Ca2+ signaling in lung cancer progression and metastatic lung cancer with bone metastasis
    Intracellular Ca2+ ions that are thought to be one of the most important second messengers for cellular signaling, have a substantial diversity of roles in regulating a plethora of funda...
    Manh Tien Tran
    Published: June 28, 2021 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2021;2:249-265
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2021.00045
    This article belongs to the special issue Calcium Signaling Apparatus in Cancers
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    Original Article
    Understanding doxorubicin associated calcium remodeling during triple-negative breast cancer treatment: an in silico study
    Aim: Triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) is the most malignant subtype of breast cancer with high heterogeneity, rapid progression, and paucity of treatment options. The most effective chemotherape...
    Garhima Arora ... Samrat Chatterjee
    Published: April 30, 2021 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2021;2:208-226
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2021.00042
    This article belongs to the special issue Calcium Signaling Apparatus in Cancers
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    Current strategies for the design of PROTAC linkers: a critical review
    PROteolysis TArgeting Chimeras (PROTACs) are heterobifunctional molecules consisting of two ligands; an “anchor” to bind to an E3 ubiquitin ligase and a “warhead” ...
    Robert I. Troup ... Matthias G. J. Baud
    Published: October 30, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:273-312
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00018
    This article belongs to the special issue Proteolysis Targeting Chimera (PROTAC)
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    The impact of tumour pH on cancer progression: strategies for clinical intervention
    Dysregulation of cellular pH is frequent in solid tumours and provides potential opportunities for therapeutic intervention. The acidic microenvironment within a tumour can promote migration, invasi...
    Carol Ward ... Simon P Langdon
    Published: April 28, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:71-100
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00005
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    Development of PROTACs to address clinical limitations associated with BTK-targeted kinase inhibitors
    Chronic lymphocytic leukemia is a common form of leukemia and is dependent on growth-promoting signaling via the B-cell receptor. The Bruton tyrosine kinase (BTK) is an important mediator of B-cell ...
    Rachael Arthur ... Graham Packham
    Published: June 29, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:131-152
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00009
    This article belongs to the special issue Proteolysis Targeting Chimera (PROTAC)
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    Targeted inhibition of mRNA translation initiation factors as a novel therapeutic strategy for mature B-cell neoplasms
    Cancer development is frequently associated with dysregulation of mRNA translation to enhance both increased global protein synthesis and translation of specific mRNAs encoding oncoproteins. Thus, t...
    Joe Taylor ... Graham Packham
    Published: February 29, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:3-25
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00002
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    Inhibitors of the Fanconi anaemia pathway as potential antitumour agents for ovarian cancer
    The Fanconi anaemia (FA) pathway is an important mechanism for cellular DNA damage repair, which functions to remove toxic DNA interstrand crosslinks. This is particularly relevant in the context of...
    Sarah J Taylor ... Simon P Langdon
    Published: February 29, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:26-52
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00003
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    Colorectal cancer genomic biomarkers in the clinical management of patients with metastatic colorectal carcinoma
    Colorectal carcinoma (CRC) is an heterogeneous disease in which different genetic alterations play a role in its pathogenesis and progression and offer potential for therapeutic intervention. The re...
    Anna Maria Rachiglio ... Nicola Normanno
    Published: February 29, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:53-70
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00004
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    Current strategies for the design of PROTAC linkers: a critical review
    PROteolysis TArgeting Chimeras (PROTACs) are heterobifunctional molecules consisting of two ligands; an “anchor” to bind to an E3 ubiquitin ligase and a “warhead” ...
    Robert I. Troup ... Matthias G. J. Baud
    Published: October 30, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:273-312
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00018
    This article belongs to the special issue Proteolysis Targeting Chimera (PROTAC)
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    The impact of tumour pH on cancer progression: strategies for clinical intervention
    Dysregulation of cellular pH is frequent in solid tumours and provides potential opportunities for therapeutic intervention. The acidic microenvironment within a tumour can promote migration, invasi...
    Carol Ward ... Simon P Langdon
    Published: April 28, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:71-100
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00005
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    Development of PROTACs to address clinical limitations associated with BTK-targeted kinase inhibitors
    Chronic lymphocytic leukemia is a common form of leukemia and is dependent on growth-promoting signaling via the B-cell receptor. The Bruton tyrosine kinase (BTK) is an important mediator of B-cell ...
    Rachael Arthur ... Graham Packham
    Published: June 29, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:131-152
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00009
    This article belongs to the special issue Proteolysis Targeting Chimera (PROTAC)
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    PROTACs are effective in addressing the platelet toxicity associated with BCL-XL inhibitors
    BCL-XL is an anti-apoptotic protein that plays an important role in tumorigenesis, metastasis, and intrinsic or therapy-induced cancer drug resistance. More recently, BCL-XL has also been identified...
    Peiyi Zhang ... Guangrong Zheng
    Published: August 31, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:259-272
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00017
    This article belongs to the special issue Proteolysis Targeting Chimera (PROTAC)
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    Colorectal cancer genomic biomarkers in the clinical management of patients with metastatic colorectal carcinoma
    Colorectal carcinoma (CRC) is an heterogeneous disease in which different genetic alterations play a role in its pathogenesis and progression and offer potential for therapeutic intervention. The re...
    Anna Maria Rachiglio ... Nicola Normanno
    Published: February 29, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:53-70
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00004
    View:2559
    Download:88
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    Review
    Inhibitors of the Fanconi anaemia pathway as potential antitumour agents for ovarian cancer
    The Fanconi anaemia (FA) pathway is an important mechanism for cellular DNA damage repair, which functions to remove toxic DNA interstrand crosslinks. This is particularly relevant in the context of...
    Sarah J Taylor ... Simon P Langdon
    Published: February 29, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:26-52
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00003
    View:2754
    Download:84
    Times Cited: 0
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    Review
    Current strategies for the design of PROTAC linkers: a critical review
    PROteolysis TArgeting Chimeras (PROTACs) are heterobifunctional molecules consisting of two ligands; an “anchor” to bind to an E3 ubiquitin ligase and a “warhead” ...
    Robert I. Troup ... Matthias G. J. Baud
    Published: October 30, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:273-312
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00018
    This article belongs to the special issue Proteolysis Targeting Chimera (PROTAC)
    View:5680
    Download:774
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    Review
    The impact of tumour pH on cancer progression: strategies for clinical intervention
    Dysregulation of cellular pH is frequent in solid tumours and provides potential opportunities for therapeutic intervention. The acidic microenvironment within a tumour can promote migration, invasi...
    Carol Ward ... Simon P Langdon
    Published: April 28, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:71-100
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00005
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    Potential of guggulsterone, a farnesoid X receptor antagonist, in the prevention and treatment of cancer
    Cancer is one of the most dreadful diseases in the world with a mortality of 9.6 million annually. Despite the advances in diagnosis and treatment during the last couple of decades, it still remains...
    Sosmitha Girisa ... Ajaikumar B. Kunnumakkara
    Published: October 30, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:313-342
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00019
    This article belongs to the special issue Targeting Transcription Factors for Cancer Therapy
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    Development of PROTACs to address clinical limitations associated with BTK-targeted kinase inhibitors
    Chronic lymphocytic leukemia is a common form of leukemia and is dependent on growth-promoting signaling via the B-cell receptor. The Bruton tyrosine kinase (BTK) is an important mediator of B-cell ...
    Rachael Arthur ... Graham Packham
    Published: June 29, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:131-152
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00009
    This article belongs to the special issue Proteolysis Targeting Chimera (PROTAC)
    View:3877
    Download:154
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    Integration of PARP-inhibitors in ovarian cancer therapy
    Poly-ADP-ribose polymerase inhibitors (PARP-I) represent one of the most attractive and promising class of biological agents studied both in relapsed ovarian cancer (OC) and in the advanced setting....
    Antonella Pietragalla ... Gennaro Daniele
    Published: June 29, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:171-182
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00011
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    Targeted inhibition of mRNA translation initiation factors as a novel therapeutic strategy for mature B-cell neoplasms
    Cancer development is frequently associated with dysregulation of mRNA translation to enhance both increased global protein synthesis and translation of specific mRNAs encoding oncoproteins. Thus, t...
    Joe Taylor ... Graham Packham
    Published: February 29, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:3-25
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00002
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