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    1. PIM kinases are a potential prognostic biomarker and therapeutic target in neuroblastoma.

      PIM kinases are a potential prognostic biomarker and therapeutic target in neuroblastoma.

      Mol Cancer Ther. 2018 Feb 13;:

      Authors: Brunen D, de Vries RC, Lieftink C, Beijersbergen RL, Bernards R

      Abstract The majority of high-risk neuroblastoma patients are refractory to, or relapse on current treatment regimens, resulting in 5-year survival rates of less than 50%. This emphasizes the urgent need to identify novel therapeutic targets.

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    2. MELK is a novel therapeutic target in high-risk neuroblastoma.

      MELK is a novel therapeutic target in high-risk neuroblastoma.

      Oncotarget. 2018 Jan 05;9(2):2591-2602

      Authors: Guan S, Lu J, Zhao Y, Yu Y, Li H, Chen Z, Shi Z, Liang H, Wang M, Guo K, Chen X, Sun W, Bieerkehazhi S, Xu X, Sun S, Agarwal S, Yang J

      Abstract Maternal embryonic leucine zipper kinase (MELK) is known to modulate intracellular signaling and control cellular processes. However, the role of MELK in oncogenesis is not well defined.

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      Mentions: MYCN
    3. The novel kinase inhibitor ponatinib is an effective anti-angiogenic agent against neuroblastoma.

      The novel kinase inhibitor ponatinib is an effective anti-angiogenic agent against neuroblastoma.

      Invest New Drugs. 2016 Dec;34(6):685-692

      Authors: Whittle SB, Patel K, Zhang L, Woodfield SE, Du M, Smith V, Zage PE

      Abstract Background High-risk neuroblastoma has poor outcomes with high rates of relapse despite aggressive treatment, and novel therapies are needed to improve these outcomes.

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      Mentions: Treatment Relapse
    4. FTY-720 induces apoptosis in neuroblastoma via multiple signaling pathways.

      FTY-720 induces apoptosis in neuroblastoma via multiple signaling pathways.

      Oncotarget. 2017 Dec 15;8(66):109985-109999

      Authors: Lange I, Espinoza-Fuenzalida I, Ali MW, Serrano LE, Koomoa DT

      Abstract Neuroblastoma (NB) is the most common extra-cranial pediatric solid tumor. High-risk NB is difficult to treat due to the lack of response to current therapies and aggressive disease progression.

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    5. Synergistic drug combination GC7/DFMO suppresses hypusine/spermidine-dependent eIF5A activation and induces apoptotic cell death in neuroblastoma.

      Synergistic drug combination GC7/DFMO suppresses hypusine/spermidine-dependent eIF5A activation and induces apoptotic cell death in neuroblastoma.

      Biochem J. 2018 Jan 02;:

      Authors: Schultz CR, Geerts D, Mooney M, El-Khawaja R, Koster J, Bachmann AS

      Abstract The eukaryotic initiation factor 5A (eIF5A), which contributes to several crucial processes during protein translation, is the only protein that requires activation by a unique post-translational hypusine modification.

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      Mentions: DFMO
    6. mTHPC- conjugated Gold Nanoparticles as a Tool to Improve Photodynamic Therapy.

      mTHPC- conjugated Gold Nanoparticles as a Tool to Improve Photodynamic Therapy.

      ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2018 Jan 03;:

      Authors: Haimov E, Weitman H, Polani S, Schori H, Zitoun D, Shefi O

      Abstract Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) is a promising therapeutic modality for cancer. However, current protocols using bare drugs suffer from several limitations that impede its beneficial clinical effects. Here, we introduce a new approach for an efficient PDT treatment.

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    7. Delay in reforming European rules could deny thousands of children access to latest cancer drugs

      Thousands of children with cancer across Europe could miss out on the latest targeted treatments because of delays reforming outdated regulations, leading cancer research institutions, charities and expert bodies are warning.

      The European Commission has...

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    8. Delay in reforming European rules could deny thousands of children access to latest cancer drugs

      Delay in reforming European rules could deny thousands of children access to latest cancer drugs

      Thousands of children with cancer across Europe could miss out on the latest targeted treatments because of delays reforming outdated regulations, leading cancer research institutions, charities and expert bodies are warning.

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    9. Vascularized Tissue-Engineered Model for Studying Drug Resistance in Neuroblastoma.

      Vascularized Tissue-Engineered Model for Studying Drug Resistance in Neuroblastoma.

      Theranostics. 2017;7(17):4099-4117

      Authors: Villasante A, Sakaguchi K, Kim J, Cheung NK, Nakayama M, Parsa H, Okano T, Shimizu T, Vunjak-Novakovic G

      Abstract Neuroblastoma is a vascularized pediatric tumor derived from neural crest stem cells that displays vasculogenic mimicry and can express a number of stemness markers, such as SOX2 and NANOG.

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      Mentions: Treatment
    10. PRecISion Medicine for Children With Cancer

      PRecISion Medicine for Children With Cancer

      Conditions :   Childhood Cancer;   Childhood Solid Tumor;   Childhood Brain Tumor;   Childhood Leukemia;   Refractory Cancer;   Relapsed Cancer Intervention :   Diagnostic Test: Molecular profiling and drug testing Sponsors :   Sydney Children's Hospitals Network;   Children's Cancer Institute Australia;   Australia and New Zealand Children's Haematology and Oncology Group (ANZCHOG);   Garvan Institute of Medical Research;   German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) Recruiting

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    11. Emerging and investigational therapies for neuroblastoma.

      Emerging and investigational therapies for neuroblastoma.

      Expert Opin Orphan Drugs. 2017;5(4):355-368

      Authors: Applebaum MA, Desai AV, Glade Bender JL, Cohn SL

      Abstract INTRODUCTION: Treatment for children with clinically aggressive, high-risk neuroblastoma remains challenging. Less than 50% of patients with high-risk neuroblastoma will survive long-term with current therapies, and survivors are at risk for serious treatment-related late toxicities.

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      Mentions: Treatment
    12. Kinome expression profiling of human neuroblastoma tumors identifies potential drug targets for ultra high-risk patients.

      Kinome expression profiling of human neuroblastoma tumors identifies potential drug targets for ultra high-risk patients.

      Carcinogenesis. 2017 Aug 29;:

      Authors: Russo R, Cimmino F, Pezone L, Manna F, Avitabile M, Langella C, Koster J, Casale F, Raia M, Viola G, Fischer M, Iolascon A, Capasso M

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    13. A Cell-Cycle "Safe Space" for Surviving Chemotherapy.

      A Cell-Cycle "Safe Space" for Surviving Chemotherapy.

      Cell Syst. 2017 Sep 27;5(3):161-162

      Authors: Arora M, Spencer SL

      Abstract Live-cell imaging demonstrates that a subset of neuroblastoma cells evades chemotherapy-induced death if they are in early G1 phase of the cell cycle at the time of drug treatment and have sufficiently high levels of MYCN.

      PMID: 28957649 [PubMed - in process]

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    14. GPC2 May Be an Immunotherapeutic Target in High-Risk Neuroblastoma.

      GPC2 May Be an Immunotherapeutic Target in High-Risk Neuroblastoma.

      Cancer Discov. 2017 Sep 22;:

      Authors:

      Abstract A GPC2-targeting antibody-drug conjugate promotes tumor regression in a high-risk neuroblastoma PDX.

      PMID: 28939655 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

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      Mentions: Antibody
    15. Patient-derived xenografts as preclinical neuroblastoma models.

      Patient-derived xenografts as preclinical neuroblastoma models.

      Cell Tissue Res. 2017 Sep 19;:

      Authors: Braekeveldt N, Bexell D

      Abstract The prognosis for children with high-risk neuroblastoma is often poor and survivors can suffer from severe side effects. Predictive preclinical models and novel therapeutic strategies for high-risk disease are therefore a clinical imperative.

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      Mentions: Side Effects
    16. Investigational drugs in phase II clinical trials for the treatment of neuroblastoma.

      Investigational drugs in phase II clinical trials for the treatment of neuroblastoma.

      Expert Opin Investig Drugs. 2017 Sep 14;:

      Authors: Amoroso L, Haupt R, Garaventa A, Ponzoni M

      Abstract INTRODUCTION: Neuroblastoma (NB) is an embryonal tumor originating from undifferentiated neural crest cell, highly heterogeneous ranging from spontaneous regression to progression despite multimodal treatments.

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      Mentions: Treatment
    17. Scratching the Surface of Immunotherapeutic Targets in Neuroblastoma.

      Scratching the Surface of Immunotherapeutic Targets in Neuroblastoma.

      Cancer Cell. 2017 Sep 11;32(3):271-273

      Authors: Malone CF, Stegmaier K

      Abstract In this issue of Cancer Cell, Bosse et al. report GPC2 as a therapeutic target in neuroblastoma. They show that GPC2 is selectively expressed on the cell surface of neuroblastoma and is a dependency in this disease. Moreover, they demonstrate the therapeutic potential of an antibody-drug conjugate targeting GPC2.

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      Mentions: Antibody
    18. RACE for Children Act Becomes Law!

      RACE for Children Act Becomes Law!

      WASHINGTON, Aug. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday, the RACE for Children Act became law, ensuring that novel and exciting new cancer drugs will now be developed not only for adults, but also for children with cancer. Nancy Goodman, CEO of Kids v Cancer stated, "One of the greatest...

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    19. Annexin A2 could enhance multidrug resistance by regulating NF-κB signaling pathway in pediatric neuroblastoma.

      Annexin A2 could enhance multidrug resistance by regulating NF-κB signaling pathway in pediatric neuroblastoma.

      J Exp Clin Cancer Res. 2017 Aug 16;36(1):111

      Authors: Wang Y, Chen K, Cai Y, Cai Y, Yuan X, Wang L, Wu Z, Wu Y

      Abstract BACKGROUND: Chemotherapy is one of major therapeutic regimens for neuroblastoma (NB) in children. However, recurrence and metastasis associated with poor prognosis caused by acquired multidrug resistance remains a challenge.

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    20. A Study of the Safety and Pharmacokinetics of Venetoclax in Pediatric and Young Adult Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Malignancies

      Conditions :   Relapsed or Refractory Malignancies;   Relapsed or Refractory Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL);   Relapsed or Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML);   Relapsed or Refractory Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL);   Relapsed or Refractory Neuroblastoma;   Relapsed or Refractory Tumors That Expresses B Cell Lymphoma 2 (BCL-2) Interventions :   Drug: venetoclax;   Drug: chemotherapy Sponsors :   AbbVie;   Genentech/Roche Not yet recruiting - verified July 2017

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      Mentions: Refractory
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