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S-norfluoxetine microinfused into the basolateral amygdala increases allopregnanolone levels and reduces aggression in socially isolated mice. em Neuropharmacology /em 6 1154C1159 10.1016/j.neuropharm.2010.10.011 [PMC free article] [PubMed] [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]Nin Schuler M., Martinez L. stimulating ALLO biosynthesis with a immunohistochemical studies further demonstrated that 5-reductase conversion of 5-DHP to ALLO, the rate-limiting enzymatic step in ALLO biosynthesis, was specifically decreased in cortical pyramidal neurons of layers VCVI, hippocampal CA3 pyramidal neurons, glutamatergic granular cells of the dentate gyrus, and pyramidal-like neurons of the basolateral amygdala (Ags-Balboa et al., 2007). Notably, brain interconnections arising from these corticolimbic areas play a primary role in the regulation of emotional behavior, including fear responses, as demonstrated by both human and basic research studies (Myers and Davis, 2007). Accordingly, in SI mice, downregulation of ALLO biosynthesis was associated with the emergence of neurobehavioral dysfunction including anxiety-like behavior and aggression towards same-sex intruders (Matsumoto et al., 1999;…

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Interestingly, knockdown of p21 using siRNA reduced the growth inhibitory efficiency of both inhibitors only in cell line with wt-p53 confirming the involvement of p21 in the regulation of p53 (Fig. Immunoprecipitation-western blot analysis revealed reduced association of MDM2-p53 conversation in drug uncovered PC cells. In combination studies, the inhibitors synergistically augmented anti-tumor effects of therapeutic drug gemcitabine both in terms of cell growth inhibition as well as apoptosis. Surface plasmon resonance studies confirmed strong binding between MI-319 and Ku70 (KD 170 nM). Western blot Hyal2 revealed suppression of SIRT1 and Ku70 with simultaneous upregulation of acetyl-p53 (Lys379) and Bax. Co-Immunoprecipitation studies confirmed that MI-319 could disrupt Ku70-Bax and SIRT1-Bax conversation. Further, using wt-p53 xenograft of Capan-2, we found that oral administration of MI-319 at 300 mg/kg for 14 days resulted in significant tumor growth inhibition without any observed toxicity to the animals. No tumor inhibition was found in mut-p53…

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