Apoptosis and cell death

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Apolist – may 2010

Posted by cris on June 2, 2010

Resistance to Caspase-Independent Cell Death Requires Persistence of Intact Mitochondria
S.W.G. Tait, M.J. Parsons, F. Llambi, L. Bouchier-Hayes, S. Connell, C. Munoz-Pinedo, and D.R. Green
http://www.cell.com/developmental-cell/abstract/S1534-5807%2810%2900154-1

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Bcl-2 proteins

MTCH2/MIMP is a major facilitator of tBID recruitment to mitochondria
Yehudit Zaltsman, Liat Shachnai, Natalie Yivgi-Ohana, Michal Schwarz, Maria Maryanovich, Riekelt H. Houtkooper, Frédéric Maxime Vaz, Francesco De Leonardis, Giuseppe Fiermonte, Ferdinando Palmieri, Bernhard Gillissen, Peter T. Daniel, Erin Jimenez, Susan Walsh, Carla M. Koehler, Soumya Sinha Roy, Ludivine Walter, György Hajnóczky and Atan Gross
http://www.nature.com/ncb/journal/v12/n6/full/ncb2057.html

Bcl-2 and accelerated DNA repair mediates resistance of hair follicle bulge stem cells to DNA-damage-induced cell death
Panagiota A. Sotiropoulou, Aurélie Candi, Guilhem Mascré, Sarah De Clercq, Khalil Kass Youssef, Gaelle Lapouge, Ellen Dahl, Claudio Semeraro, Geertrui Denecker, Jean-Christophe Marine and Cédric Blanpain
http://www.nature.com/ncb/journal/v12/n6/full/ncb2059.html

Gene-specific repression of the p53 target gene PUMA via intragenic CTCF-Cohesin binding
Nathan P. Gomes and Joaquín M. Espinosa
http://genesdev.cshlp.org/cgi/content/abstract/24/10/1022

MicroRNA-125b confers the resistance of breast cancer cells to paclitaxel through suppression of pro-apoptotic Bcl-2 antagonist killer 1 (Bak1)
Ming Zhou, Zixing Liu, Yuhua Zhao, Yan Ding, Hao Liu, Yaguang Xi, Wei Xiong, Guiyuan Li, Jianrong Lu, Oystein Fodstad, Adam I Riker, and Ming Tan
http://www.jbc.org/cgi/content/abstract/M109.083337v1

From the Cover: Feature Article: Dual autonomous mitochondrial cell death pathways are activated by Nix/BNip3L and induce cardiomyopathy
Yun Chen, William Lewis, Abhinav Diwan, Emily H.-Y. Cheng, Scot J. Matkovich, and Gerald W. Dorn, II
http://www.pnas.org/content/107/20/9035.abstract?etoc

Viral apoptosis is induced by IRF-3-mediated activation of Bax
Saurabh Chattopadhyay, Joao T Marques, Michifumi Yamashita, Kristi L Peters, Kevin Smith, Avanti Desai, Bryan R G Williams and Ganes C Sen
http://www.nature.com/emboj/journal/v29/n10/full/emboj201050a.html

Ubiquitin-Independent Degradation of Antiapoptotic MCL-1
Daniel P. Stewart, Brian Koss, Madhavi Bathina, Rhonda M. Perciavalle, Kristen Bisanz, and Joseph T. Opferman
http://mcb.asm.org/cgi/content/abstract/30/12/3099

A survey of the anti-apoptotic Bcl-2 subfamily expression in cancer types provides a platform to predict the efficacy of Bcl-2 antagonists in cancer therapy
W J Placzek, J Wei, S Kitada, D Zhai, J C Reed and M Pellecchia
http://www.nature.com/cddis/journal/v1/n5/full/cddis201018a.html

Genome-Wide siRNA Screen for Modulators of Cell Death Induced by Proteasome Inhibitor Bortezomib
Siquan Chen, Jonathan L. Blank, Theodore Peters, Xiaozhen J. Liu, David M. Rappoli, Michael D. Pickard, Saurabh Menon, Jie Yu, Denise L. Driscoll, Trupti Lingaraj, Anne L. Burkhardt, Wei Chen, Khristofer Garcia, Darshan S. Sappal, Jesse Gray, Paul Hales, Patrick J. Leroy, John Ringeling, Claudia Rabino, James J. Spelman, Jay P. Morgenstern, and Eric S. Lightcap
http://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/70/11/4318

The BH3-only Bnip3 binds to the dynamin Opa1 to promote mitochondrial fragmentation and apoptosis by distinct mechanisms
Thomas Landes, Laurent J Emorine, Delphine Courilleau, Manuel Rojo, Pascale Belenguer and Laetitia Arnauné-Pelloquin
http://www.nature.com/embor/journal/v11/n6/full/embor201050.html

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Death receptors

Activity of protein kinase CK2 uncouples Bid cleavage from caspase-8 activation
Christian T. Hellwig, Agnieszka H. Ludwig-Galezowska, Caoimhin G. Concannon, David W. Litchfield, Jochen H. M. Prehn, and Markus Rehm
http://jcs.biologists.org/cgi/content/abstract/123/9/1401

CD95 promotes tumour growth
Lina Chen,Sun-Mi Park,Alexei V. Tumanov,Annika Hau,Kenjiro Sawada,Christine Feig,Jerrold R. Turner,Yang-Xin Fu,Iris L. Romero,Ernst Lengyel& Marcus E. Peter
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v465/n7297/full/nature09075.html

Fas ligand gene expression is directly regulated by stress-inducible heat shock transcription factor-1
L Bouchier-Hayes, S McBride, C M van Geelen, S Nance, L K Lewis, M J Pinkoski and H M Beere
http://www.nature.com/cdd/journal/v17/n6/abs/cdd20104a.html

miR-212 Increases Tumor Necrosis Factor-Related Apoptosis-Inducing Ligand Sensitivity in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer by Targeting the Antiapoptotic Protein PED
Mariarosaria Incoronato, Michela Garofalo, Loredana Urso, Giulia Romano, Cristina Quintavalle, Ciro Zanca, Margherita Iaboni, Gerald Nuovo, Carlo Maria Croce, and Gerolama Condorelli
http://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/70/9/3638

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Caspases and demolition phase

Apaf-1-independent programmed cell death in mouse development
A Nagasaka, K Kawane, H Yoshida and S Nagata
http://www.nature.com/cdd/journal/v17/n6/abs/cdd2009186a.html

Necroptosis, necrosis and secondary necrosis converge on similar cellular disintegration features
T Vanden Berghe, N Vanlangenakker, E Parthoens, W Deckers, M Devos, N Festjens, C J Guerin, U T Brunk, W Declercq and P Vandenabeele
http://www.nature.com/cdd/journal/v17/n6/full/cdd2009184a.html

Caspase-3 Activation via Mitochondria Is Required for Long-Term Depression and AMPA Receptor Internalization
Z. Li, J. Jo, J.-M. Jia, S.-C. Lo, D.J. Whitcomb, S. Jiao, K. Cho, and M. Sheng
http://www.cell.com/abstract/S0092-8674%2810%2900372-7

Autophagic Cell Death in Dictyostelium Requires the Receptor Histidine Kinase DhkM
Corinne Giusti, Marie-Françoise Luciani, Sarina Ravens, Alexandre Gillet, and Pierre Golstein
http://www.molbiolcell.org/cgi/content/abstract/21/11/1825?etoc

The execution phase of autophagy associated PCD during insect metamorphosis
Caroline O. B. Facey & Richard A. Lockshin
http://www.springerlink.com/content/544u222672833132/

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other

AIF promotes chromatinolysis and caspase-independent programmed necrosis by interacting with histone H2AX
Cédric Artus, Hanan Boujrad, Aïda Bouharrour, Marie-Noëlle Brunelle, Sylviane Hoos, Victor J Yuste, Pascal Lenormand, Jean-Claude Rousselle, Abdelkader Namane, Patrick England, Hans K Lorenzo and Santos A Susin
http://www.nature.com/emboj/journal/v29/n9/full/emboj201043a.html

Nocodazole induces mitotic cell death with apoptotic-like features in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Kingo Endo, Mayumi Mizuguchi, Aoi Harata, Go Itoh, Kozo Tanaka
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.febslet.2010.04.029

Bre1p-mediated histone H2B ubiquitylation regulates apoptosis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
David Walter, Anja Matter, and Birthe Fahrenkrog
http://jcs.biologists.org/cgi/content/abstract/123/11/1931

Akt-phosphorylated MADD inhibits trail-induced apoptosis By blocking FADD association with death receptor-4
Peifeng Li, Shankar Jayarama, Lakshmy Ganesh, David Mordi, Ryan Carr, Prasad Kanteti, Nissim Hay, and Bellur S. Prabhakar
http://www.jbc.org/cgi/content/abstract/M110.105692v1

Dual roles of Drosophila p53 in cell death and cell differentiation
Y Fan, T V Lee, D Xu, Z Chen, A-F Lamblin, H Steller and A Bergmann
http://www.nature.com/cdd/journal/v17/n6/abs/cdd2009182a.html

Autophagic Cell Death in Dictyostelium Requires the Receptor Histidine Kinase DhkM
Corinne Giusti, Marie-Françoise Luciani, Sarina Ravens, Alexandre Gillet, and Pierre Golstein
http://www.molbiolcell.org/cgi/content/full/21/11/1825

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reviews

10 reviews on cell death in Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences,
including for instance:

– Non-caspase proteases: triggers or amplifiers of apoptosis?
Karen Schrader, Jisen Huai, Lars Jöckel, Carolin Oberle y Christoph Borner
http://www.springerlink.com/content/y58q2vn14515g604/fulltext.html

– Bcl-2 family proteins and mitochondrial fission/fusion dynamics
Arnaud Autret y Seamus J. Martin
http://www.springerlink.com/content/nvg954l478220610/fulltext.html

– Mitochondrial control of caspase-dependent and -independent cell death
Ludivine A. Pradelli, Marie Bénéteau y Jean-Ehrland Ricci
http://www.springerlink.com/content/j6267m75603832j2/fulltext.html

Regulation of ceramide channels by Bcl-2 family proteins
Vidyaramanan Ganesan, Marco Colombini
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.febslet.2010.02.032

Contribution of voltage-gated potassium channels to the regulation of apoptosis
Ildikò Szabò, Mario Zoratti, Erich Gulbins
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.febslet.2010.01.038

Life with or without AIF
Emilie Hangen, Klas Blomgren, Paule Bénit, Guido Kroemer, Nazanine Modjtahedi
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tibs.2009.12.008

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Comments / Other

IRF-3 partners Bax in a viral-induced dance macarbre
James E Vince and Jurg Tschopp
http://www.nature.com/emboj/journal/v29/n10/full/emboj201079a.html

No Transcription Required
Nancy R. Gough
Sci. Signal. 3 (124), ec161. [DOI: 10.1126/scisignal.3124ec161]
The transcription factor IRF-3 acts at the mitochondria to trigger apoptosis of virally infected cells.
http://stke.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/abstract/sigtrans;3/124/ec161?etoc

Apoptosis: Which way will the Dicer roll?
An unexpected role for the RNase Dicer 1 as a DNase in apoptosis.
http://www.nature.com/nrm/journal/v11/n6/full/nrm2908.html

To H2B or not H2B: apoptosis regulation
J Cell Sci 2010;123 e1105
http://jcs.biologists.org/cgi/content/full/123/11/e1105

Signalling lessons from death receptors: the importance of cleavage
Vishva M. Dixit
http://www.nature.com/ncb/journal/v12/n5/full/ncb0510-415.html

A Deathly DNase Activity for Dicer
K. Okamura and E.C. Lai
http://www.cell.com/developmental-cell/abstract/S1534-5807%2810%2900212-1

For Synapses, It’s Depression Not Death
H.S. Bateup and B.L. Sabatini
http://www.cell.com/fulltext/S0092-8674(10)00549-0

Paradoxical Signaling
John F. Foley
Sci. Signal. 3 (124), ec162. [DOI: 10.1126/scisignal.3124ec162]
The death receptor CD95 (Fas) is required for the growth of tumor cells.
http://stke.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/abstract/sigtrans;3/124/ec162?etoc

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