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Natasha J. Caplen, Ph.D.

Selected Publications

1)  Tandle AT, Kramp T, Kil WJ, Halthore A, Gehlhaus K, Shankavaram U, Tofilon PJ, Caplen NJ, Camphausen K.
Inhibition of polo-like kinase 1 in glioblastoma multiforme induces mitotic catastrophe and enhances radiosensitisation.
Eur. J. Cancer. 2013.
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2)  Camps J, Pitt JJ, Emons G, Hummon AB, Case CM, Grade M, Jones TL, Nguyen QT, Ghadimi BM, Beissbarth T, Difilippantonio MJ, Caplen NJ, Ried T.
Genetic amplification of the NOTCH modulator LNX2 upregulates the WNT/ß-catenin pathway in colorectal cancer.
Cancer Res. 73: 2003-13, 2013.
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3)  Bennett CN, Tomlinson CC, Michalowski AM, Chu IM, Luger D, Mittereder LR, Aprelikova O, Shou J, Piwinica-Worms H, Caplen NJ, Hollingshead MG, Green JE.
Cross-species genomic and functional analyses identify a combination therapy using a CHK1 inhibitor and a ribonucleotide reductase inhibitor to treat triple-negative breast cancer.
Breast Cancer Res. 14: R109, 2012.
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4)  Barsotti AM, Beckerman R, Laptenko O, Huppi K, Caplen NJ, Prives C.
p53-Dependent induction of PVT1 and miR-1204.
J. Biol. Chem. 287: 2509-19, 2012.
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5)  Hummon AB, Pitt JJ, Camps J, Emons G, Skube SB, Huppi K, Jones TL, Beissbarth T, Kramer F, Grade M, Difilippantonio MJ, Ried T, Caplen NJ.
Systems-wide RNAi analysis of CASP8AP2/FLASH shows transcriptional deregulation of the replication-dependent histone genes and extensive effects on the transcriptome of colorectal cancer cells.
Mol. Cancer. 11: 1, 2012.
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6)  Huppi K, Pitt JJ, Wahlberg BM, Caplen NJ.
The 8q24 gene desert: an oasis of non-coding transcriptional activity.
Front Genet. 3: 69, 2012.
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7)  Huppi K, Pitt J, Wahlberg B, Caplen NJ.
Genomic instability and mouse microRNAs.
Toxicol. Mech. Methods. 21: 325-33, 2011.
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8)  Mackiewicz M, Huppi K, Pitt JJ, Dorsey TH, Ambs S, Caplen NJ.
Identification of the receptor tyrosine kinase AXL in breast cancer as a target for the human miR-34a microRNA.
Breast Cancer Res Treat. 130: 663-79, 2011.
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9)  Martin SE, Wu Z, Gehlhaus K, Jones TL, Zhang Y, Guha R, Miyamoto S, Pommier Y, Caplen NJ.
RNAi Screening Identifies TAK1 as a Potential Target for the Enhanced Efficacy of Topoisomerase Inhibitors.
Curr Cancer Drug Targets. 11: 976-86, 2011.
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10)  Grade M, Hummon AB, Camps J, Emons G, Spitzner M, Gaedcke J, Hoermann P, Ebner R, Becker H, Difilippantonio MJ, Ghadimi BM, Beissbarth T, Caplen NJ, Ried T.
A genomic strategy for the functional validation of colorectal cancer genes identifies potential therapeutic targets.
Int J Cancer. 128: 1069-79, 2010.
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