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The DNA Damage Response: Implications on Cancer Formation and Treatment

Kum Kum Khanna

The DNA Damage Response: Implications on Cancer Formation and Treatment

by Kum Kum Khanna

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Published by Springer Netherlands in Dordrecht .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine,
  • Neurosciences,
  • Oncology,
  • Immunology,
  • Human genetics

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Kum Kum Khanna, Yosef Shiloh
    ContributionsShiloh, Yosef, SpringerLink (Online service)
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] /
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25539020M
    ISBN 109789048125609, 9789048125616

    Too much DNA damage. In a second set of experiments, the researchers studied the effects of exposure to an alkylating agent similar to those found in food, cosmetics, environmental pollutants, and certain cancer chemotherapy drugs. Alkylating agents cause damage to DNA, which cells are usually able to repair. However, if too much occurs. Which of the following are classified as an early (acute) deterministic somatic effects of ionizing radiation? A. Erythema, cataract formation, cancer B. Nausea, epilation, intestinal disorders C. Male and female sterility, embryologic defects, cancer D. Blood disorders, fever, genetic effects.

    Cancer is the uncontrolled development of cells. After heart disease, it is the second most common cause of death in the United States. However, researchers continue to develop treatments that Author: Rachel Nall, MSN, CRNA. Error-prone repair or complete failure to repair DNA damage as well as inherited or acquired defects in maintenance systems of the mammalian genome can lead to mutations. In addition, such deficiencies in the DNA damage response contribute substantially to carcinogenesis and promote the progression and treatment resistance of cancer. by:

    Through our expertise, Cyclacel is developing cell cycle-based, mechanism-targeted cancer therapies that emulate the body's natural process in order to stop the growth of cancer cells. This approach can limit the damage to normal cells and the accompanying side effects caused by conventional chemotherapeutic agents. Cancer Genetics is a part of Elsevier’s Oncology Journal Network; With Cancer Genetics indexed in Pubmed/Medline, your published article is guaranteed maximum visibility; We know speed is important. Authors submitting to the journal receive a first decision within an average of weeks.


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The DNA Damage Response: Implications on Cancer Formation and Treatment by Kum Kum Khanna Download PDF EPUB FB2

The book The DNA Damage Response: Implications on Cancer Formation and Treatment brings together a great collection of review articles.

The articles have been written by a group of experts who have a deep knowledge of the recent advances in the fields of DNA damage signalling and repair and their implications in carcinogenesis.

The DNA damage response: implications on cancer formation and treatment. [Kum Kum Khanna; Yosef Shiloh;] Chromatin changes involved in DNA damage response; Kum Kum Khanna et al. Telomere Metabolism and DNA Damage Response; Tej K. Pandita 8. DNA double strand break repair: mechanisms and therapeutic potential; Susan P.

Lees-Miller et al. The DNA Damage Response: Implications on Cancer Formation and Treatment brings together a great collection of review articles. The articles have been written by a group of experts who have a deep knowledge of the recent advances in the fields of DNA damage signalling and repair and their implications in carcinogenesis.

Kum Kum Khanna The DNA Damage Response Implications on Cancer Formation and Treatment MEDICAL/NURSING SPRINGER NATURE UPC: Release Date: 11/18/ The DNA damage response and cancer therapy that clinical PARP inhibitors increase the effects of another DNA have provided the core of cancer treatment Cited by: On the other hand, upregulation of DNA damage response and repair genes can also cause cancer, as well as increase resistance of cancer cells to DNA damaging therapy.

In recent years, it has become evident that many of the genes involved in DNA damage repair have additional roles in tumorigenesis, most prominently by acting as transcriptional (co-) by: Targeted therapy based on inhibiting the DNA damage response (DDR) in cancers offers the potential for a greater therapeutic window by tailoring treatment to patients with tumors lacking specific DDR by: The response to DNA damage will be different depending on the cell-cycle status.

For example, cells in G1 will not have sis-ter chromatid DNA available as an undamaged template and therefore will be dependent upon NHEJ pathways for the repair of DSBs. In File Size: 2MB. This reduced repairability of clustered DNA damage using specific repair pathways is exploitable in radiotherapy for the treatment of cancer.

We discuss some potential strategies to enhance radiosensitivity by targeting the repair pathways of radiation-induced clustered damage and complex DNA DSB, through inhibition of specific proteins that Cited by: In this Chapter, we present an overview of DNA damage response research using Caenorhabditis elegans.

Table 1 is a summary of some DNA damage response genes identified in the C. elegans genome along with mutant phenotypes where known. Included in the Table are components of the pathways for nucleotide excision repair, mismatch repair, DNA.

David M. Wilson III, in Encyclopedia of Cancer (Third Edition), DNA Damage Response. The protein kinases ataxia-telangiectasia mutated (ATM) and ataxia telangiectasia and Rad3-related protein (ATR) are central to DDR signaling, being recruited and activated by DSBs and single-stranded DNA (ssDNA), respectively (Awasthi et al., ).

Sen, T. et al. Targeting DNA damage response promotes anti-tumor immunity through STING-mediated T-cell activation in small cell lung cancer. Cancer Discov. 9, – ().Author: Martin McLaughlin, Emmanuel C. Patin, Malin Pedersen, Anna Wilkins, Magnus T.

Dillon, Magnus T. Dill. Macrophages and neutrophils in an inflamed colonic epithelium are the source of reactive oxygen species causing the DNA damage that initiates colonic tumorigenesis, and bile acids, at high levels in the colons of humans eating a high-fat diet, also cause DNA damage and contribute to colon cancer.

Cancer is a group of diseases involving abnormal cell growth with the potential to invade or spread to other parts of the body.

These contrast with benign tumors, which do not spread. Possible signs and symptoms include a lump, abnormal bleeding, prolonged cough, unexplained weight loss, and a change in bowel movements.

While these symptoms may indicate cancer, they can also have other sis: Average five year survival 66% (USA). OH pathway in order to decrease the patient’s risk of breast cancer. The OH estrone has strong estrogenic activity. OH estrone is linked to an increased risk of breast cancer, as is 4-OH estrone.

Studies on 4-OH estrone suggest that it may directly damage DNA and cause mutations, and therefore it is linked to an increased risk of Size: 69KB. What is clinical tumor DNA sequencing. Cancer is a genetic disease—that is, it is caused by changes in DNA that control the way cells function, especially how they grow and divide.

These changes can be inherited, but most arise randomly during a person’s lifetime, either as a result of errors that occur as cells divide or from exposure to DNA-damaging carcinogens. In Brief.

The Facts: A paper published in in Environmental Research points out that repeated Wi-Fi studies show Wi-Fi causes oxidative stress, sperm/testicular damage, neuropsychiatric effects including EEG changes, apoptosis, cellular DNA damage, and more.

DNA in superficial tissue,31 DNA damage has both cytotoxic and genotoxic effects. Radiation damage to DNA is potentially dangerous to cells, since a single photon hit may have a carcino-genic or even lethal effect.

This review summarizes the current status of UV-induced DNA damage and associated repair. Genetic Changes and Cancer. Cancer is a genetic disease—that is, cancer is caused by certain changes to genes that control the way our cells function, especially how they grow and divide.

Genes carry the instructions to make proteins, which do much of the work in our n gene changes can cause cells to evade normal growth controls and become cancer. Indeed, antioxidant response pathways (e.g., NRF2-dependent pathways) are frequently found to be induced in diverse cancer cell types as a result of oxidative stress and mutations within the tumor microenvironment.

Pharmacological data suggest that the mechanism of action of cRIPGBM-induced apoptosis involves its direct interaction with by: 2. Dr. Nussenzweig is a leading contributor to the study of mechanisms that maintain genomic stability and prevent cancer.

His laboratory has elucidated many fundamental features of DNA damage and repair proteins and revealed the critical role they play in both normal and pathogenic states. Ongoing studies have emphasized the importance of DNA repair pathways as drivers of.The degradation of the ozone layer in the atmosphere and the resulting increase in exposure to UV radiation has contributed to its rise.

Overexposure to UV radiation damages DNA, which can lead to the formation of cancerous lesions. Although melanin offers some protection against DNA damage from the sun, often it is not enough.If we can disable the DNA damage response in pancreatic cancer cells, it might eliminate treatment resistance and sensitize the cancer to the effects of both radiation and chemotherapy.".