• Exploration of Targeted Anti-tumor Therapy

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    New phase therapeutic pursuits for targeted drug delivery in glioblastoma multiforme
    Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is known as the most aggressive and prevalent brain tumor with a high mortality rate. It is reported in people who are as young as 10 years old to as old as over 70 years old, exhibiting inter and int [...] Read more.
    Manisha Singh ... Rachana
    Published: December 30, 2022 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2022;3:866–888
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2022.00118
    This article belongs to the special issue Cancer Immunotherapy and Tumor Microenvironment
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    Evaluating immune response in vitro in a relevant microenvironment: a high-throughput microfluidic model for clinical screening
    Aim: Functional screening of new pharmaceutical compounds requires clinically relevant models to monitor essential cellular and immune responses during cancer progression, with or without treatment. Beyond survival, the emergence  [...] Read more.
    Flora Doffe ... Pierre Savagner
    Published: December 29, 2022 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2022;3:853–865
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2022.00117
    This article belongs to the special issue Cancer Immunotherapy and Tumor Microenvironment
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    De novo cholesterol biosynthesis: an additional therapeutic target for the treatment of postmenopausal breast cancer with excessive adipose tissue
    The onset and development of breast cancer in postmenopausal women are associated with closely related individual-dependent factors, including weight gain and high levels of circulating androgens. Adipose tissue is the most periph [...] Read more.
    Danila Coradini
    Published: December 28, 2022 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2022;3:841–852
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2022.00116
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    Dendritic cell-targeting chemokines inhibit colorectal cancer progression
    Aim: Recent progress in cancer immunotherapy has shown its promise and prompted researchers to develop novel therapeutic strategies. Dendritic cells (DCs) are professional antigen-presenting cell [...] Read more.
    Pengkun Yuan ... Bin Ma
    Published: December 27, 2022 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2022;3:828–840
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2022.00115
    This article belongs to the special issue Cancer Immunotherapy and Tumor Microenvironment
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    Encouraging probiotics for the prevention and treatment of immune-related adverse events in novel immunotherapies against malignant glioma
    Among the malignant tumors in the central nervous system (CNS), glioma is the most challenging tumor to the public society, which accounts for the majority of intracranial malignant tumors with impa [...] Read more.
    Sayuri Yoshikawa ... Satoru Matsuda
    Published: December 27, 2022 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2022;3:817–827
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2022.00114
    This article belongs to the special issue Theranostic Frontiers in Neuro-Oncology
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    Artificial intelligence in breast cancer imaging: risk stratification, lesion detection and classification, treatment planning and prognosis—a narrative review
    The advent of artificial intelligence (AI) represents a real game changer in today’s landscape of breast cancer imaging. Several innovative AI-based tools have been developed and validated in recent years that promise to acceler [...] Read more.
    Maurizio Cè ... Michaela Cellina
    Published: December 27, 2022 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2022;3:795–816
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2022.00113
    This article belongs to the special issue Artificial Intelligence for Precision Oncology
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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”  [...] Read more.
    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 [...] Read more.
    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  [...] Read more.
    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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    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 [...] Read more.
    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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    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 [...] Read more.
    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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    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 [...] Read more.
    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”  [...] Read more.
    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 [...] Read more.
    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  [...] Read more.
    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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    Novel approaches for the rational design of PROTAC linkers
    Proteolysis targeting chimeras (PROTACs) represent a promising class of hetero-bivalent molecules that facilitate ubiquitination of a target protein by simultaneously binding and bringing together b [...] Read more.
    Almaz Zagidullin ... Emil Bulatov
    Published: October 30, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:381–390
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00023
    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 [...] Read more.
    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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    Targeting HER2 in breast cancer: new drugs and paradigms on the horizon
    About 15–20% of all breast cancers (BCs) are defined human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)-positive, based on the overexpression of HER2 protein and/or amplification [...] Read more.
    Paolo Tarantino ... Giuseppe Curigliano
    Published: April 30, 2021 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2021;2:139–155
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2021.00037
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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”  [...] Read more.
    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:16061
    Download:2216
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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 [...] Read more.
    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
    View:10740
    Download:550
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    Review
    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  [...] Read more.
    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:5701
    Download:243
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    Review
    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 [...] Read more.
    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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    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 [...] Read more.
    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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    Novel approaches for the rational design of PROTAC linkers
    Proteolysis targeting chimeras (PROTACs) represent a promising class of hetero-bivalent molecules that facilitate ubiquitination of a target protein by simultaneously binding and bringing together b [...] Read more.
    Almaz Zagidullin ... Emil Bulatov
    Published: October 30, 2020 Explor Target Antitumor Ther. 2020;1:381–390
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.37349/etat.2020.00023
    This article belongs to the special issue Proteolysis Targeting Chimera (PROTAC)
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