Journal article

A novel ligand of calcitonin receptor reveals a potential new sensor that modulates programmed cell death

SGB Furness, DL Hare, A Kourakis, AM Turnley, PJ Wookey

Cell Death Discovery | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2016


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia

Funding Acknowledgements

SGBF was partly funded by Program Grant 1055134 and Project Grant 1061044 from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia. We thank Sandy Fung (Drug Discovery Biology Laboratory, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Science, Monash University) for the FACS analysis and Mr Ben O'Shea for generating the data in Supplementary Figure S1a, lanes 8-10. We thank Professor Terry Johns (Monash Institute of Medical Research, Clayton, Australia) for provision of the cell line GBM-L2 and Professor Mike Ryan (Monash University) for making available the cell lines HCT116 and HCT116 (bak<SUP>-/-</SUP>bax<SUP>-/-</SUP>). Confocal microscopy was performed at the Biological Optical Microscopy Platform, The University of Melbourne ( go to the team at the Antibody Facility (Walter & Eliza Hall Institute, Bundoora) for making the anti-CTR antibodies.