Membrane-Depolarizing Channel Blockers Induce Selective Glioma Cell Death by Impairing Nutrient Transport and Unfolded Protein/Amino Acid Responses.

Niklasson M, Maddalo G, Sramkova Z, Mutlu E, Wee S, Sekyrova P, Schmidt L, Fritz N, Dehnisch I, Kyriatzis G, Krafcikova M, Carson BB, Feenstra JM, Marinescu VD, Segerman A, Haraldsson M, Gustavsson AL, Hammarström LG, Jenmalm Jensen A, Uhrbom L, Altelaar AF, Linnarsson S, Uhlén P, Trantirek L, Vincent CT, Nelander S, Enger PØ, Andäng M

Cancer Res. 77 (7) 1741-1752 [2017-04-01; online 2017-01-13]

Glioma-initiating cells (GIC) are considered the underlying cause of recurrences of aggressive glioblastomas, replenishing the tumor population and undermining the efficacy of conventional chemotherapy. Here we report the discovery that inhibiting T-type voltage-gated Ca

Affiliated researcher

PubMed 28087597

DOI 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-16-2274

Crossref 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-16-2274

pii: 0008-5472.CAN-16-2274