Apoptosis and cell death

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BCL-2 FAMILY PROTEINS

Deubiquitinase USP9X stabilizes MCL1 and promotes tumour cell survival
Martin Schwickart et al.
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v463/n7277/full/nature08646.html

Regulation of stress-induced nuclear protein redistribution: a new function of Bax and Bak uncoupled from Bcl-xL
L Lindenboim, E Blacher, C Borner and R Stein
http://www.nature.com/cdd/journal/v17/n2/abs/cdd2009145a.html

The Antiapoptotic Protein BCL2L1/BCL-XL is Neutralized by Proapoptotic PMAIP1/Noxa in Neuroblastoma Thereby Determining Bortezomib-Sensitivity Independent of Prosurvival MCL1 Expression
Judith Hagenbuchner, Michael J. Ausserlechner, Verena Porto, Reinhard David, Bernhard Meister, Martin Bodner, Andreas Villunger, Kathrin Geiger, and Petra Obexer
J. Biol. Chem. published 5 January 2010, 10.1074/jbc.M109.038331
http://www.jbc.org/cgi/content/abstract/M109.038331v1

Rheb GTPase controls apoptosis by regulating the interaction of FKBP38 with Bcl-2 and Bcl-XL
Dongzhu Ma, Xiaochun Bai, Huafei Zou, Yumei Lai, and Yu Jiang
J. Biol. Chem. published 4 January 2010, 10.1074/jbc.M109.092353
http://www.jbc.org/cgi/content/abstract/M109.092353v1

The Bax carboxy-terminal hydrophobic helix does not determine organelle-specific targeting but is essential for maintaining Bax in an inactive state and for stable mitochondrial membrane insertion
Stephanie E. Brock, Chi Li & Binks W. Wattenberg
http://www.springerlink.com/content/bkmqg7w044600051/

Mcl-1128–350 fragment induces apoptosis through direct interaction with Bax
Emmanuelle Ménoret, Patricia Gomez-Bougie, Sylvanie Surget, Valérie Trichet, Lisa Oliver, Catherine Pellat-Deceunynck, Martine Amiot
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.febslet.2009.11.094

Myeloid progenitor cells lacking p53 exhibit delayed up-regulation of Puma and prolonged survival after cytokine deprivation
Anissa M. Jabbour, Carmel P. Daunt, Benjamin D. Green, Sandra Vogel, Lavinia Gordon, Rachel S. Lee, Natasha Silke, Richard B. Pearson, Cassandra J. Vandenberg, Priscilla N. Kelly, Stephen L. Nutt, Andreas Strasser, Christoph Borner, and Paul G. Ekert
Blood 2010;115 344-352
http://bloodjournal.hematologylibrary.org/cgi/content/abstract/115/2/344

Interleukin-7 Regulates Bim Proapoptotic Activity in Peripheral T-Cell Survival
Wen Qing Li, Tad Guszczynski, Julie A. Hixon, and Scott K. Durum
Mol. Cell. Biol. 2010;30 590-600
http://mcb.asm.org/cgi/content/abstract/30/3/590

Cyclin-Dependent Kinase 1-Mediated Bcl-xL/Bcl-2 Phosphorylation Acts as a Functional Link Coupling Mitotic Arrest and Apoptosis
David T. Terrano, Meenakshi Upreti, and Timothy C. Chambers
Mol. Cell. Biol. 2010;30 640-656
http://mcb.asm.org/cgi/content/abstract/30/3/640

Differential Dependence on Beclin 1 for the Regulation of Pro-Survival Autophagy by Bcl-2 and Bcl-xL in HCT116 Colorectal Cancer Cells
Muriel Priault, Erika Hue, Fanny Marhuenda, Paul Pilet, Lisa Oliver, François M. Vallette
http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0008755

Prevention of premature senescence requires JNK regulation of Bcl-2 and reactive oxygen species
J -J Lee, J -H Lee, Y -G Ko, S I Hong and J -S Lee
http://www.nature.com/onc/journal/v29/n4/abs/onc2009355a.html

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Death receptors and IAPs

Caspase-Mediated Cleavage, IAP Binding, and Ubiquitination: Linking Three Mechanisms Crucial for Drosophila NF-κB Signaling
N. Paquette, M. Broemer, K. Aggarwal, L. Chen, M. Husson, D. Ertürk-Hasdemir, J.-M. Reichhart, P. Meier, and N. Silverman
http://www.cell.com/molecular-cell/abstract/S1097-2765(10)00039-0

TAK1 Is Required for Survival of Mouse Fibroblasts Treated with TRAIL, and Does So by NF-κB Dependent Induction of cFLIPL
Josep Maria Lluis, Ulrich Nachbur, Wendy Diane Cook, Ian Edward Gentle, Donia Moujalled, Maryline Moulin, Wendy Wei-Lynn Wong, Nufail Khan, Diep Chau, Bernard Andrew Callus, James Edward Vince, John Silke, David Lawrence Vaux
http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0008620

Akt promotes chemoresistance in human ovarian cancer cells by modulating cisplatin-induced, p53-dependent ubiquitination of FLICE-like inhibitory protein
M R Abedini, E J Muller, R Bergeron, D A Gray and B K Tsang
http://www.nature.com/onc/journal/v29/n1/abs/onc2009300a.html

Histone deacetylase inhibitors induce thyroid cancer-specific apoptosis through proteasome-dependent inhibition of TRAIL degradation
E Borbone, M T Berlingieri, F De Bellis, A Nebbioso, G Chiappetta, A Mai, L Altucci and A Fusco
http://www.nature.com/onc/journal/v29/n1/abs/onc2009306a.html

Avicin D, a Plant Triterpenoid, Induces Cell Apoptosis by Recruitment of Fas and Downstream Signaling Molecules into Lipid Rafts
Zhi-Xiang Xu, Tian Ding, Valsala Haridas, Fiona Connolly, Jordan U. Gutterman
http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0008532

IAP Regulation of Metastasis
S. Mehrotra, L.R. Languino, C.M. Raskett, A.M. Mercurio, T. Dohi, and D.C. Altieri
http://www.cell.com/cancer-cell/abstract/S1535-6108%2809%2900422-X

Targeting a novel N-terminal epitope of death receptor 5 triggers tumor cell death
Peng Zhang, Yong Zheng, Juan Shi, Yaxi Zhang, Shilian Liu, Yanxin Liu, and Dexian Zheng
J. Biol. Chem. published 27 January 2010, 10.1074/jbc.M109.070680
http://www.jbc.org/cgi/content/abstract/M109.070680v1

Multivalent DR5 Peptides Activate the TRAIL Death Pathway and Exert Tumoricidal Activity
Valeria Pavet, Julien Beyrath, Christophe Pardin, Alexandre Morizot, Marie-Charlotte Lechner, Jean-Paul Briand, Miriam Wendland, Wolfgang Maison, Sylvie Fournel, Olivier Micheau, Gilles Guichard, and Hinrich Gronemeyer
Cancer Res 2010;70 1101-1110
http://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/70/3/1101

Tumor necrosis factor–related apoptosis-inducing ligand 1 (TRAIL1) enhances the transition of red blood cells from the larval to adult type during metamorphosis in Xenopus
Kei Tamura, Shuuji Mawaribuchi, Shin Yoshimoto, Tadayoshi Shiba, Nobuhiko Takamatsu, and Michihiko Ito
Blood 2010;115 850-859
http://bloodjournal.hematologylibrary.org/cgi/content/abstract/115/4/850

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Apoptotic process

Inhibition of a protein kinase Akt1 by apoptosis signal-regulating kinase-1 (ASK1) is involved in apoptotic inhibition of regulatory volume increase
Muthangi Subramanyam, Nobuyuki Takahashi, Yuichi Hasegawa, Tatsuma Mohri, and Yasunobu Okada
J. Biol. Chem. published 4 January 2010, 10.1074/jbc.M109.072785
http://www.jbc.org/cgi/content/abstract/M109.072785v1

Apoptosis blocks Beclin 1-dependent autophagosome synthesis: an effect rescued by Bcl-xL
S Luo and D C Rubinsztein
http://www.nature.com/cdd/journal/v17/n2/abs/cdd2009121a.html

Engineering a polarity-sensitive biosensor for time-lapse imaging of apoptotic processes and degeneration pp67 – 73
Yujin E Kim, Jeannie Chen, Jonah R Chan and Ralf Langen
http://www.nature.com/nmeth/journal/v7/n1/abs/nmeth.1405.html?lang=en

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OTHER

Dynein light chain 1 is required for autophagy, protein clearance, and cell death in Drosophila
Yakup Batlevi, Damali N. Martin, Udai Bhan Pandey, Claudio R. Simon, Christine M. Powers, J. Paul Taylor, and Eric H. Baehrecke
http://www.pnas.org/cgi/content/abstract/107/2/742?etoc

Rab5 Mediates Caspase-8–promoted Cell Motility and Metastasis
Vicente A. Torres, Ainhoa Mielgo, Simone Barbero, Ruth Hsiao, John A. Wilkins, and Dwayne G. Stupack
http://www.molbiolcell.org/cgi/content/abstract/21/2/369?etoc

The apoptotic machinery as a biological complex system: analysis of its omics and evolution, identification of candidate genes for fourteen major types of cancer, and experimental validation in CML and neuroblastoma
Di Pietro, C; Ragusa, M; Barbagallo, D; Duro, LR; Guglielmino, MR; Majorana, A; Angelica, R; Scalia, M; Statello, L; Salito, L; Tomasello, L; Pernagallo, S; Valenti, S; D’Agostino, V; Triberio, P; Tandurella, I; Palumbo, GA; La Cava, P; Cafiso, V; Bertuccio, T; Santagati, M; Destri, GL; Lanzafame, S; Di Raimondo, F; Stefani, S; Mishra, B; Purrello, M
http://www.biomedcentral.com/1755-8794/2/20

Positive selection on apoptosis related genes
Rute R. da Fonseca, Carolin Kosiol, Tomáš Vinař, Adam Siepel, Rasmus Nielsen
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.febslet.2009.12.022

Coupling of the cell cycle and apoptotic machineries in developing T cells
Ling Xue, Yuefang Sun, Leslie Chiang, Bo He, Chulho Kang, Hector Nolla, and Astar Winoto
J. Biol. Chem. published 12 January 2010, 10.1074/jbc.M109.035535
http://www.jbc.org/cgi/content/abstract/M109.035535v1

p53 Controls Radiation-Induced Gastrointestinal Syndrome in Mice Independent of Apoptosis
D. G. Kirsch et al.
http://www.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/abstract/327/5965/593

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Reviews

Several reviews on microRNAs and cell death/cancer in CDD:
MicroRNAs meet cell death
G Melino and R A Knight
http://www.nature.com/cdd/journal/v17/n2/full/cdd2009122a.html

Cellular and nuclear degradation during apoptosis
Pages 900-912
Bin He, Nan Lu, Zheng Zhou
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ceb.2009.08.008

Modulation of apoptosis by early human papillomavirus proteins in cervical cancer
A. Lagunas-Martínez, V. Madrid-Marina, P. Gariglio
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbcan.2009.03.005

Transcription-independent p53 apoptosis: an alternative route to death
Daniel Speidel
http://www.cell.com/trends/cell-biology/abstract/S0962-8924(09)00240-2

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