Journal article

Targeting p38 or MK2 Enhances the Anti-Leukemic Activity of Smac-Mimetics

Najoua Lalaoui, Kay Haenggi, Gabriela Brumatti, Diep Chau, Nhu-Y N Nguyen, Lazaros Vasilikos, Lisanne M Spilgies, Denise A Heckmann, Chunyan Ma, Margherita Ghisi, Jessica M Salmon, Geoffrey M Matthews, Elisha de Valle, Donia M Moujalled, Manoj B Menon, Sukhdeep Kaur Spall, Stefan P Glaser, Jennifer Richmond, Richard B Lock, Stephen M Condon Show all

Cancer Cell | CELL PRESS | Published : 2016


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Funding Acknowledgements

We thank V. Dixit for Ripk3<SUP>-/-</SUP>, H. Korner for Tnfr1<SUP>-/-</SUP>, W. Alexander for Mlkl<SUP>-/-</SUP>, S. Hedrick for Casp8<SUP>fl/fl</SUP>, M. Pasparakis for Mapk14<SUP>fl/fl</SUP> mice, and the Burnet Institute Immuno Monitoring Facility for technical assistance. This work was supported by NHMRC grants (1016647, 461221, 1016701, 1025594, 1046984, 1046010, 1025239, 637367, 1008131, 1081221, 1051235 and 1057905), Cancer Council Victoria grant-in-aid to S.P.G., NHMRC fellowships to J.S. (541901, 1058190) and D.V. (1020136), Association pour la Recherche sur le Cancer (ARC) fellowship to N.L., Peter Muller fellowship to K.H. with additional support from the Australian Cancer Research Fund, Victorian State Government Operational Infrastructure Support, NHMRC IRIISS grant (361646), grant SFB566 from Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (M. Gaestel), and SNSF project grant (310030-138085). S.C. is an employee, and J.S. and D.V. are on the SAB of TetraLogic Pharmaceuticals. A.W. is performing a clinical trial for Tetralogic with birinapant. J.S, D.V., and N.L. are inventors of a patent describing the combination of smac-mimetic plus p38 inhibitor to treat cancer.