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Cancer Therapy : Preclinical SC 68896 , a Novel Small Molecule Proteasome Inhibitor , Exerts Antiglioma Activity In vitro and In vivo

  title={Cancer Therapy : Preclinical SC 68896 , a Novel Small Molecule Proteasome Inhibitor , Exerts Antiglioma Activity In vitro and In vivo},
  author={Patrick Roth and Maria Kissel and Caroline Herrmann and Günter Eisele and Johann Jakob Leban and Michael Weller and Friederike Schmidt},
Purpose: Glioblastomas are among the most lethal neoplasms, with a median survival of <1 year. Modulation of the proteasome function has emerged as a novel approach to cancer pharmacotherapy. Here, we characterized the antitumor properties of SC68896, a novel small molecule proteasome inhibitor. Experimental Design: Different tumor cell lines were tested by crystal violet staining for sensitivity to SC68896, given alone or in combination with death ligands. The molecular mechanisms mediating… Expand

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