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  1. DYX1C1 (DNAAF4) and DCDC2 are two of the most replicated dyslexia candidate genes in genetic studies. They both have demonstrated roles in neuronal migration, in cilia growth and function and they both are cytosk...

    Authors: Andrea Bieder, Gayathri Chandrasekar, Arpit Wason, Steffen Erkelenz, Jay Gopalakrishnan, Juha Kere and Isabel Tapia-Páez
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:20
  2. The platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) family of ligands exerts their cellular effects by binding to α- and β-tyrosine kinase receptors (PDGFRα and PDGFRβ, respectively). SUMOylation is an important posttra...

    Authors: Kehuan Wang, Natalia Papadopoulos, Anahita Hamidi, Johan Lennartsson and Carl-Henrik Heldin
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:19
  3. For the purpose of skeletal muscle engineering, primary myoblasts (Mb) and adipogenic mesenchymal stem cells (ADSC) can be co-cultured and myogenically differentiated. Electrospun composite nanofiber scaffolds...

    Authors: Aijia Cai, Paul Schneider, Zeng-Ming Zheng, Justus P. Beier, Marcus Himmler, Dirk W. Schubert, Volker Weisbach, Raymund E. Horch and Andreas Arkudas
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:18
  4. Cytochrome P450 4F2 (CYP4F2) enzyme is a member of the CYP4 family responsible for the metabolism of fatty acids, therapeutic drugs, and signaling molecules such as arachidonic acid, tocopherols, and vitamin K...

    Authors: Mahvash Farajzadeh-Dehkordi, Ladan Mafakher, Fatemeh Samiee-Rad and Babak Rahmani
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:17
  5. Hypoxic culture conditions have been used to study the impact of oxygen deprivation has on gene expression in a number of disease models. However, hypoxia response elements present in the promoter regions of s...

    Authors: Huan Ting Ong, Cecilia M. Prêle and Rodney J. Dilley
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:16
  6. Nasopharyngeal carcinoma is a tumor with high malignancy and poor prognosis, which severely affects the health of the patients. LncRNAs and microRNAs are crucial for the occurrence and development of nasophary...

    Authors: Chunmao Jiang, Dandan Feng, Yu Zhang, Kun Yang, Xiaotong Hu and Qian Xie
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:15
  7. Recent studies have reported that the circadian transcription factor aryl hydrocarbon receptor nuclear translocator like 2 (ARNTL2) promotes the metastatic progression of lung adenocarcinoma. However, the mole...

    Authors: Tao Wang, Kai Wang, Xu Zhu and Nan Chen
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:14
  8. Human accelerated regions (HARs) are short conserved genomic sequences that have acquired significantly more nucleotide substitutions than expected in the human lineage after divergence from chimpanzees. The f...

    Authors: Hizran Khatoon, Rabail Zehra Raza, Shoaib Saleem, Fatima Batool, Saba Arshad, Muhammad Abrar, Shahid Ali, Irfan Hussain, Neil H. Shubin and Amir Ali Abbasi
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:13
  9. Endometriosis cause decreases in life quality and pelvic pain in reproductive-age women. Methylation abnormalities played a functional role in the progression of endometriosis, this study aimed to explore the ...

    Authors: Mei Yang, Lin Li, Xiaojie Huang, Hui Xing, Li Hong and Chunfan Jiang
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:12
  10. Hypoxia is considered a critical contributor to renal cell carcinoma progression, including invasion and metastasis. However, the potential mechanisms by which it promotes invasion and metastasis have not yet ...

    Authors: Jing Shi, Ruili Sha and Xilan Yang
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:10
  11. This study was designed to investigate to test the effect of exosomes from urine-derived mesenchymal stem cells (USCs) on the survival and viability of aging retinal ganglion cells (RGCs), and explored the pre...

    Authors: Qi-Qin Dan, Li Chen, Lan-Lan shi, Xiu Zhou, Ting-Hua Wang and Hua Liu
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:8
  12. Abnormal biogenesis and ribosome free function of ribosomal proteins (RPs) is important for tumorgenesis and development. Ribosomal protein L11 (RPL11) is a component of ribosomal 60 S large subunit with diffe...

    Authors: Jie Chen, Changda Lei, Huahua Zhang, Xiaoyong Huang, Yang Yang, Junli Liu, Yuna Jia, Haiyan Shi, Yunqing Zhang, Jing Zhang and Juan Du
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:7
  13. Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the primary phytocannabinoid responsible for the psychoactive properties of cannabis and is known to interact with the endocannabinoid system, which is functionally presen...

    Authors: Vivien B. Truong, Ola S. Davis, Jade Gracey, Michael S. Neal, Jibran Y. Khokhar and Laura A. Favetta
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:6
  14. Melanoma is the most lethal type of skin cancer that originates from the malignant transformation of melanocytes. Although novel treatments have improved patient survival in melanoma, the overall prognosis rem...

    Authors: Zahra Malakoutikhah, Zahra Mohajeri, Nasim Dana and Shaghayegh Haghjooy Javanmard
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:5
  15. Bronchopulmonary dysplasia is a serious and lifelong pulmonary disease in premature neonates that influences around one-quarter of premature newborns. The wingless-related integration site /β-catenin signaling...

    Authors: Yuting Zhu, Yawen Li, Weilai Jin, Zhengying Li, Le Zhang, Yuanyuan Fang and Yanyu Zhang
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:4
  16. Alterations in vascular smooth muscle cells (VSMCs) contribute to the pathogenesis of intracranial aneurysms (IAs). However, molecular mechanisms underlying these changes remain unknown. The present study aime...

    Authors: Jichong Xu and Chun Fang
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:3
  17. Autophagy and pyroptosis of macrophages play important protective or detrimental roles in sepsis. However, the underlying mechanisms remain unclear. High mobility group box protein 1 (HMGB1) is associated with...

    Authors: Jiawei Shang, Feng Zhao, Yongmei Cao, Feng Ping, Wei Wang and Yingchuan Li
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:2
  18. Tendon injury is associated with oxidative stress, leading to reactive oxygen species (ROS) production and inflammation. N-acetyl-L-cysteine (NAC) is a potent antioxidant. However, how NAC affects the biologic...

    Authors: Kang Lu, Mei Zhou, Liyuan Wang, Yang Wang, Hong Tang, Gang He, Huan Wang, Chuyue Tang, Jie He, Wei Wang, Kanglai Tang, Yunjiao Wang and Zhongliang Deng
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2023 24:1
  19. Considering the high correlation between the functional decline in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and the propagation of aggregated tau protein, many research efforts are focused on determining the underlying molecu...

    Authors: Andreia Ferreira, Ines Royaux, Jian Liu, Zhangjie Wang, Guowei Su, Diederik Moechars, Nico Callewaert and Louis De Muynck
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:61
  20. Cold inducible RNA-binding protein (CIRP) is a key protein in the hypothermic therapy. Highly expressed CIRP exerts a neuroprotective effect on neurons. The aim of this study is to provide the evidence of the ...

    Authors: Aijun Liu, Shouchun Li, Yongcheng Jiao, Haibo Kong and Zhiwen Zhang
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:58
  21. Magnolia, a traditional and important ornamental plant in urban greening, has been cultivated for about 2000 years in China for its elegant flower shape and gorgeous flower color. Most varieties of Magnolia bloom...

    Authors: Lingjuan Xuan, Qianqian Wang, Zhigao Liu, Bin Xu, Shaoyu Cheng, Yingjia Zhang, Danying Lu, Bin Dong, Dongmei Zhang, Lang Zhang, Jingjing Ma and Yamei Shen
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:56
  22. Doxorubicin (DOX), which is widely used in cancer treatment, can induce cardiomyopathy. One of the main mechanisms whereby DOX induces cardiotoxicity involves pyroptosis through the NLR family pyrin domain con...

    Authors: Soyoung Hwang, Se-Hee Kim, Kwai Han Yoo, Myung-Hee Chung, Jin Woo Lee and Kuk Hui Son
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:55
  23. Pyroptosis of endothelial cells is a new cause of endothelial dysfunction in multiple diseases. Ceramide acts as a potential bioactive mediator of inflammation and increases vascular endothelial permeability i...

    Authors: Fangfang Liu, Yangyang Zhang, Yining Shi, Kai Xiong, Fugui Wang and Jin Yang
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:54
  24. Placement of a cultured synovial mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) suspension on a repaired meniscus for 10 min accelerated meniscus repair. Upon placement of the MSC suspension on the meniscus, microspikes projecti...

    Authors: Shunichi Fujii, Kentaro Endo, Nobutake Ozeki, Yuriko Sakamaki, Yuji Kohno, Mitsuru Mizuno, Hisako Katano, Kunikazu Tsuji, Hideyuki Koga and Ichiro Sekiya
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:53
  25. Keloid is a benign proliferative fibrous disease featured by excessive fibroblast proliferation after skin injury. However, the mechanism of abnormal cell proliferation is still unclear. Herein, we investigate...

    Authors: Hanye Liu, Guanghai Yan, Li Li, Dandan Wang, Yu Wang, Shan Jin, Zhehu Jin, Liangchang Li and Lianhua Zhu
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:52
  26. To establish castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) - Lncap androgen-independent (AI) cell line from Lncap androgen-dependent (AD) cell line, and explore the different molecular biological between these t...

    Authors: Huifeng Wang, Xihua Wei, Die Zhang, Weidong Li and Yanling Hu
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:51
  27. The present study aims to explore the correlation of the transforming growth factor β (TGF-β), drosophila mothers against decapentaplegic protein gene (SMAD) 2/3/4, and leukemia inhibitory factors (LIF) with t...

    Authors: Shuang-li Qin, Yun Guo, Shui-Xue Li, Ling Zhou, Azguli Maimaiti, Yusufu Akemu, Jun He and Hai-Xia Yao
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:50
  28. Abnormal expression of ribosomal proteins has an important regulatory effect on the progression of cancer. RPL5 is involved in the progression of various malignancies, however, the role of RPL5 in colon cancer...

    Authors: Huahua Zhang, Junli Liu, Qingqing Dang, Xueru Wang, Jie Chen, Xiaoyin Lin, Na Yang, Juan Du, Haiyan Shi, Yong Liu and Jiming Han
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:48
  29. Although hormonal and metabolic dysfunction have been recognized as a possible cause of polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), the associations between hyperandrogenism and aryl hydrocarbon receptor (Ahr) signali...

    Authors: Fatemeh Eini, Maryam Azizi kutenaei, Tahereh Foroutan and Ensieh Salehi
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:47
  30. Cholangiocarcinoma is a kind of invasive malignant tumor followed by hepatocellular carcinoma. miR-451 was suggested to function as regulator in various human tumors, but its role in mediating tumor progressio...

    Authors: Dengfang Guo, Qingling Wang, Jiancheng Huang, Zhanglin Hu, Chun Chen, Chun Zhang and Feng Lin
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:46
  31. Acetaminophen is commonly recommended for the early analgesia of osteoarthritis. However, the molecular mechanism by which it acts remains unknown. The aim of this study is to investigate the effect of acetami...

    Authors: Jie Gao, Yan Li, Zijin Liu, Dong Wang and Huawu Zhang
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:45
  32. Cervical cancer is an important malignant tumor threatening the physical and mental health of women in the world. As a new calcium activated chloride channel protein, calcium activated chloride channel (CLCA2) pl...

    Authors: Wenhu Xin, Jian Zhang, Haibin Zhang, Xueyao Ma, Yunzhong Zhang, Yufeng Li and Fang Wang
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:44
  33. The cranial region is a complex set of blood vessels, cartilage, nerves and soft tissues. The reconstruction of cranial defects caused by trauma, congenital defects and surgical procedures presents clinical ch...

    Authors: Yang Liu, Pingping Niu, Mengqi Zhou and Hui Xue
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:43
  34. COVID-19 is a disease caused by SARS-CoV-2, which can cause mild to serious infections in humans. We aimed to explore the effect of growth hormone (GH)/estrogen/androgen in normal human lung epithelial BEAS-2B...

    Authors: Zemin Zhu, Zhijian Zhao, Xun Chen, Zhou Chu, Yi He, Yingzheng Tan, Juan Zhou and Caixi Tang
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:42
  35. Despite the recent progress in the differentiation strategies of stem cells into pancreatic beta cell lineage, current protocols are not optimized for different cell types. The purpose of this study is to inve...

    Authors: Riham M. Aly, Hadeer A. Aglan, Ghada Nour Eldeen and Hanaa H. Ahmed
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:41
  36. Aquaporins are channel proteins, form pores in the membrane of biological cells to facilitate the transcellular and transepithelial water movement. The role of Aquaporins in carcinogenesis has become an area o...

    Authors: Amir Hossein Mansourabadi, Azin Aghamajidi, Fatemeh Faraji, Shirin Taghizadeh, Leila Mohamed Khosroshahi, Mona Bahramkiya and Maryam Azimi
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:40
  37. The AAA + ATPase p97 is an essential unfoldase/segragase involved in a multitude of cellular processes. It functions as a molecular machine critical for protein homeostasis, homotypic membrane fusion events an...

    Authors: Abolfazl Mirzadeh, George Kobakhidze, Rémi Vuillemot, Slavica Jonic and Isabelle Rouiller
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:39
  38. Glioblastoma (GBM) represents nearly one-half of primary brain tumors, and the median survival of patients with GBM is only 14.6 months. Surgery followed by radiation with concomitant temozolomide (TMZ) therap...

    Authors: Hao Chen, Chunlin Li, Haiyang Hu and Bin Zhang
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:38
  39. Endometriosis is one of the most common gynecological diseases, and seriously reduces the quality of life of patients. However, the pathogenesis of this disease is unclear. Therefore, more studies are needed t...

    Authors: Yanan He, J. Wang, Xinyan Jiang, Jianhua Gao, Yan Cheng, Tian Liang, Jun Zhou, Liyuan Sun and Guangmei Zhang
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:37
  40. The non-catalytic region of tyrosine kinase (Nck) is an adaptor protein, which is ubiquitously expressed in many types of cells. In T cells, the Nck1 isoform promotes T cell receptor signalling as well as acti...

    Authors: Aussanee Nuiyen, Araya Rattanasri, Piyamaporn Wipa, Sittiruk Roytrakul, Apirath Wangteeraprasert, Sutatip Pongcharoen and Jutaporn Ngoenkam
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:36
  41. In the past decade, we have seen the emergence of sequence-based methods to understand chromosome organization. With the confluence of in situ approaches to capture information on looping, topological domains, an...

    Authors: Meng Wang, Benjamin D. Sunkel, William C. Ray and Benjamin Z. Stanton
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:35
  42. Dysregulation of ACTA2-AS1 and miR-532-5p and their functions in various cancers have been widely reported. Their potential of serving as biomarkers in triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) remains unknown. Thi...

    Authors: Yi Peng, Xiaoxi Huang and Hongmei Wang
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:34
  43. Intrinsically disordered proteins (IDPs) lack a stable three-dimensional structure under physiological conditions but play crucial roles in many biological processes. Intrinsically disordered proteins perform ...

    Authors: CanZhuang Sun, YongE Feng and GuoLiang Fan
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:33
  44. The single-cell platform provided revolutionary way to study cellular biology. Technologically, a sophistic protocol of isolating qualified single cells would be key to deliver to single-cell platform, which r...

    Authors: Manman Gao, Peng Guo, Xizhe Liu, Penghui Zhang, Zhongyuan He, Liru Wen, Shaoyu Liu, Zhiyu Zhou and Weimin Zhu
    Citation: BMC Molecular and Cell Biology 2022 23:32

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