"Mevalonic Acid" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A dihydroxy monocarboxylic acid and precursor in the biosynthetic pathway known as the mevalonate pathway, which produces terpenes and steroids that are vital for diverse cellular functions.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Mevalonic Acid" by people in Profiles.
Yu R, Longo J, van Leeuwen JE, Zhang C, Branchard E, Elbaz M, Cescon DW, Drake RR, Dennis JW, Penn LZ. Mevalonate Pathway Inhibition Slows Breast Cancer Metastasis via Reduced N-glycosylation Abundance and Branching. Cancer Res. 2021 05 15; 81(10):2625-2635.
Rizvi F, DeFranco A, Siddiqui R, Negmadjanov U, Emelyanova L, Holmuhamedov A, Ross G, Shi Y, Holmuhamedov E, Kress D, Tajik AJ, Jahangir A. Chamber-specific differences in human cardiac fibroblast proliferation and responsiveness toward simvastatin. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2016 08 01; 311(2):C330-9.
Kolawole EM, McLeod JJ, Ndaw V, Abebayehu D, Barnstein BO, Faber T, Spence AJ, Taruselli M, Paranjape A, Haque TT, Qayum AA, Kazmi QA, Wijesinghe DS, Sturgill JL, Chalfant CE, Straus DB, Oskeritzian CA, Ryan JJ. Fluvastatin Suppresses Mast Cell and Basophil IgE Responses: Genotype-Dependent Effects. J Immunol. 2016 Feb 15; 196(4):1461-70.
Drabkin HA, Gemmill RM. Cholesterol and the development of clear-cell renal carcinoma. Curr Opin Pharmacol. 2012 Dec; 12(6):742-50.
Paintlia AS, Paintlia MK, Hollis BW, Singh AK, Singh I. Interference with RhoA-ROCK signaling mechanism in autoreactive CD4+ T cells enhances the bioavailability of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Am J Pathol. 2012 Sep; 181(3):993-1006.
Paintlia AS, Paintlia MK, Singh AK, Singh I. Inhibition of rho family functions by lovastatin promotes myelin repair in ameliorating experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Mol Pharmacol. 2008 May; 73(5):1381-93.
Christensen M, Su AW, Snyder RW, Greco A, Lipschutz JH, Madaio MP. Simvastatin protection against acute immune-mediated glomerulonephritis in mice. Kidney Int. 2006 Feb; 69(3):457-63.
Rattan R, Giri S, Singh AK, Singh I. Rho/ROCK pathway as a target of tumor therapy. J Neurosci Res. 2006 Feb 01; 83(2):243-55.
Buechler RD, Peffley DM. Proto oncogene/eukaryotic translation initiation factor (eIF) 4E attenuates mevalonate-mediated regulation of 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme A (HMG-CoA) reductase synthesis. Mol Carcinog. 2004 Sep; 41(1):39-53.
Rattan R, Giri S, Singh AK, Singh I. Rho A negatively regulates cytokine-mediated inducible nitric oxide synthase expression in brain-derived transformed cell lines: negative regulation of IKKalpha. Free Radic Biol Med. 2003 Nov 01; 35(9):1037-50.