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  1. Extracellular ATP–AMP–adenosine metabolism plays a pivotal role in modulating tumor immune responses. Previous studies have shown that the conversion of ATP to AMP is primarily catalysed by Ectonucleoside trip...

    Authors: Mengchen Shi, Linsen Ye, Lu Zhao, Lingyuan He, Junxiong Chen, Jingdan Zhang, Yixi Su, Haiyan Dong, Jiaqi Liu, Liumei Liang, Wenwen Zheng, Yanhong Xiao, Huanliang Liu, Xiangling Yang and Zihuan Yang
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:274
  2. Small extracellular vesicles (sEVs) are important mediators of intercellular communication by transferring of functional components (proteins, RNAs, and lipids) to recipient cells. Some PTMs, including phospho...

    Authors: Xiulan Chen, Xi Song, Jiaran Li, Jifeng Wang, Yumeng Yan and Fuquan Yang
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:273
  3. In the tumor immune microenvironment (TIME), triggering receptor expressed on myeloid cells 2 (trem2) is widely considered to be a crucial molecule on tumor-associated macrophages(TAMs). Multiple studies have ...

    Authors: Yunji Yan, Shengwei Bai, Hongxi Han, Junqiang Dai, Liang Niu, Hongyu Wang, Qiang Dong, Hang Yin, Guoqiang Yuan and Yawen Pan
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:272
  4. Macrophages are key inflammatory immune cells that orchestrate the initiation and progression of autoimmune diseases. The characters of macrophage in diseases are determined by its phenotype in response to the...

    Authors: Li-Wen Zhu, Zihao Li, Xiaohong Dong, Huadong Wu, Yifan Cheng, Shengnan Xia, Xinyu Bao, Yun Xu and Runjing Cao
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:271
  5. Fibroblast growth factor receptor 1 (FGFR1) is a N-glycosylated cell surface receptor tyrosine kinase, which upon recognition of specific extracellular ligands, fibroblast growth factors (FGFs), initiates an i...

    Authors: Dominika Żukowska, Aleksandra Chorążewska, Krzysztof Ciura, Aleksandra Gędaj, Marta Kalka, Marta Poźniak, Natalia Porębska and Łukasz Opaliński
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:270
  6. The pathway involving PTEN-induced putative kinase 1 (PINK1) and PARKIN plays a crucial role in mitophagy, a process activated by artesunate (ART). We propose that patients with anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate recep...

    Authors: Jingsi Liu, Yingyi Huang, Tinglin Qian, Jinyu Chen, Yuewen Ding, Zhaohui Lai, Xinghua Zhong, Mingjun Lai, Huili Zhang, Yuanyuan Wang, Honghao Wang and Yu Peng
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:269
  7. Ulcerative colitis (UC) is increasingly common, and it is gradually become a kind of global epidemic. UC is a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), and it is a lifetime recurrent disease. UC as a common di...

    Authors: Jing Guo, Liping Li, Yue Cai and Yongbo Kang
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:268

    The Correction to this article has been published in Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:294

  8. Low sperm motility is a significant contributor to male infertility. beta-defensins have been implicated in host defence and the acquisition of sperm motility; however, the regulatory mechanisms governing thei...

    Authors: Guoliang Zhang, Yuanchao Sun, Minkai Guan, Mengmeng Liu and Shiduo Sun
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:267
  9. Glioblastoma (GBM) is a type of brain cancer categorized as a high-grade glioma. GBM is characterized by limited treatment options, low patient survival rates, and abnormal serotonin metabolism. Previous studi...

    Authors: Yu-Chan Chang, Ming-Hsien Chan, Chien-Hsiu Li, Chi-Long Chen, Wen-Chiuan Tsai and Michael Hsiao
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:266
  10. Traditional biomarkers of chronic kidney disease (CKD) detect the disease in its late stages and hardly predict associated vascular damage. Integrin-linked kinase (ILK) is a scaffolding protein and a serine/th...

    Authors: Sofía Campillo, Elena Gutiérrez-Calabrés, Susana García-Miranda, Mercedes Griera, Loreto Fernández Rodríguez, Sergio de Frutos, Diego Rodríguez-Puyol and Laura Calleros
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:264
  11. Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) is the predominant etiological agent of gastritis and disrupts the integrity of the gastric mucosal barrier through various pathogenic mechanisms. After H. pylori invades the gastr...

    Authors: Yan-Fei Wei, Xue Li, Meng-Ran Zhao, Si Liu, Li Min, Sheng-Tao Zhu, Shu-Tian Zhang and Si-An Xie
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:263
  12. Interleukin-6 (IL-6) is a multifunctional cytokine that controls the immune response, and its role has been described in the development of autoimmune diseases. Signaling via its cognate IL-6 receptor (IL-6R) ...

    Authors: Yaroslava Groza, Lukáš Lacina, Milan Kuchař, Leona Rašková Kafková, Kateřina Zachová, Olga Janoušková, Radim Osička, Jiří Černý, Hana Petroková, Joanna Maria Mierzwicka, Natalya Panova, Petr Kosztyu, Kristýna Sloupenská, Jan Malý, Jozef Škarda, Milan Raška…
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:261
  13. Ubiquitination and deubiquitination are important forms of posttranslational modification that govern protein homeostasis. Deubiquitinating enzymes (DUBs), a protein superfamily consisting of more than 100 mem...

    Authors: Sheng-Kai Hsu, Chon-Kit Chou, I-Ling Lin, Wen-Tsan Chang, I-Ying Kuo and Chien-Chih Chiu
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:259
  14. Although bortezomib (BTZ) is the cornerstone of anti-multiple myeloma (MM) therapy, the inevitable primary and secondary drug resistance still seriously affects the prognosis of patients. New treatment strateg...

    Authors: Tingting Li, Pingping Xiao, Dongbiao Qiu, Apeng Yang, Qingjiao Chen, Junfang Lin, Yao Liu, Junmin Chen and Zhiyong Zeng
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:258
  15. Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is a multifactorial disease in which abnormal growth factor activation and embryonic reawakening are considered important factors. Here we demonstrated that the aberrant acti...

    Authors: Youyou Li, Jiaren Li, Liang Zhou, Zhenxing Wang, Ling Jin, Jia Cao, Hui Xie and Long Wang
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:257
  16. Melanoma is a highly heterogeneous cancer, in which frequent changes in activation of signaling pathways lead to a high adaptability to ever changing tumor microenvironments. The elucidation of cancer specific...

    Authors: Lucia Devitt, Dana Westphal, Katharina Pieger, Nadja Schneider, Anja Katrin Bosserhoff and Silke Kuphal
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:256
  17. Cancer’s complexity is in part due to the presence of intratumor heterogeneity and the dynamic nature of cancer cell plasticity, which create substantial obstacles in effective cancer management. Variability w...

    Authors: Marco Cordani, Ilaria Dando, Giulia Ambrosini and Pedro González-Menéndez
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:255
  18. IL-3/STAT5 signaling pathway is crucial for the development and activation of immune cells, contributing to the cellular response to infections and inflammatory stimuli. Dysregulation of the IL-3/STAT5 signali...

    Authors: Jingge Yu, Jianguo Li, Ao Shen, Zhiping Liu and Tian-Sheng He
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:254
  19. Authors: Geriolda Topi, Shakti Ranjan Satapathy, Souvik Ghatak, Karin Hellman, Fredrik Ek, Roger Olsson, Roy Ehrnström, Marie-Louise Lydrup and Anita Sjölander
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:253

    The original article was published in Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:198

  20. Ischemic postconditioning (IPostC) has been reported as a promising method for protecting against myocardial ischemia-reperfusion (MI/R) injury. Our previous study found that the infarct-limiting effect of IPo...

    Authors: Wei Li, Yan Leng, Yonghong Xiong, Wenyuan Li, Yin Cai, Rui Xue, Rong Chen, Shaoqing Lei, Zhengyuan Xia and Zhongyuan Xia
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:252
  21. Anticancer immune surveillance and immunotherapies trigger activation of cytotoxic cytokine signaling, including tumor necrosis factor-α (TNF-α) and TNF-related apoptosis-inducing ligand (TRAIL) pathways. The ...

    Authors: Olga A. Sukocheva, Margarita E. Neganova, Yulia Aleksandrova, Jack T. Burcher, Elena Chugunova, Ruitai Fan, Edmund Tse, Gautam Sethi, Anupam Bishayee and Junqi Liu
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:251
  22. Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) account for significant genomic variability in microbes, including the highly diverse gastric pathogen Helicobacter pylori. However, data on the effects of specific SNPs in ...

    Authors: Steffen Backert, Nicole Tegtmeyer, Anselm H. C. Horn, Heinrich Sticht and Bodo Linz
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:250
  23. Bone morphogenetic protein 4 (BMP4) is a potent inhibitor of breast cancer metastasis. However, a tumor-promoting effect of BMP4 is reported in other tumor types, especially when SMAD4 is inactive.

    Authors: Lap Hing Chi, Andrew D. Redfern, Suraya Roslan, Ian P. Street, Allan D. Burrows and Robin L. Anderson
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:248
  24. Renal fibrosis is a prevalent manifestation of chronic kidney disease (CKD), and effective treatments for this disease are currently lacking. Myofibroblasts, which originate from interstitial fibroblasts, aggr...

    Authors: Qianyi Bao, Anyu Wang, Wenxuan Hong, Yushu Wang, Baojie Li, Lin He, Xiaodong Yuan and Gang Ma
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:247
  25. Phosphatase and tensin homolog deleted on chromosome 10 (PTEN) is a critical tumor suppressor protein that regulates various biological processes such as cell proliferation, apoptosis, and inflammatory responses ...

    Authors: Pan Zhou, Xingwen Meng, Zhimin Nie, Hua Wang, Kaijun Wang, Aihua Du and Yu Lei
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:246
  26. The alveolar epithelial type II cell (AT2) and its senescence play a pivotal role in alveolar damage and pulmonary fibrosis. Cell circadian rhythm is strongly associated with cell senescence. Differentiated em...

    Authors: Shuai-Jun Chen, Fan Yu, Xiao Feng, Qian Li, Ye-Han Jiang, Li-Qin Zhao, Pei-Pei Cheng, Meng Wang, Lin-Jie Song, Li-Mei Liang, Xin-Liang He, Liang Xiong, Fei Xiang, Xiaorong Wang, Hong Ye and Wan-Li Ma
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:245
  27. Wound healing is a tightly regulated process that ensures tissue repair and normal function following injury. It is modulated by activation of pathways such as the transforming growth factor-beta (TGF-β), Notc...

    Authors: Dimakatso B. Gumede, Heidi Abrahamse and Nicolette N. Houreld
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:244
  28. Coronary artery disease (CAD) is a leading cause of death in women. Epicardial adipose tissue (EAT) secretes cytokines to modulate coronary artery function, and the release of fatty acids from EAT serves as a ...

    Authors: Irshad Ahmad, Shreyan Gupta, Patricia Faulkner, Destiny Mullens, Micah Thomas, Sharanee P. Sytha, Ivan Ivanov, James J. Cai, Cristine L. Heaps and Annie E. Newell-Fugate
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:243
  29. Paired box 1 (PAX1) is a transcription factor and essential for the development of pharyngeal pouches-derived tissues, including thymus. PAX1 mutations are identified in Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID)...

    Authors: Danxiu Miao, Jie Ren, Yanhan Jia, Yihui Jia, Yanshu Li, Huizhe Huang and Rui Gao
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:242
  30. Sepsis, a prevalent critical condition in clinics, continues to be the leading cause of death from infections and a global healthcare issue. Among the organs susceptible to the harmful effects of sepsis, the l...

    Authors: Xinyu Qiao, Junhao Yin, Zhihuan Zheng, Liangge Li and Xiujing Feng
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:241
  31. The repair of peripheral nerve injury poses a clinical challenge, necessitating further investigation into novel therapeutic approaches. In recent years, bone marrow mesenchymal stromal cell (MSC)-derived mito...

    Authors: Yingchi Zhang, Tao Xu, Jie Xie, Hua Wu, Weihua Hu and Xuefeng Yuan
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:240
  32. Cancer, ranked as the second leading cause of mortality worldwide, leads to the death of approximately seven million people annually, establishing itself as one of the most significant health challenges global...

    Authors: Aref Yarahmadi, Mitra Zare, Masoomeh Aghayari, Hamed Afkhami and Gholam Ali Jafari
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:239
  33. Stroke is a prevalent global acute cerebrovascular condition, with ischaemic stroke being the most frequently occurring type. After a stroke, neutrophils accumulate in the brain and subsequently generate and r...

    Authors: Huijie Fang, Yunfei Bo, Zhongfei Hao, Ge Mang, Jiaqi Jin and Hongjun Wang
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:238
  34. A water-soluble ingredient of mature leaves of the tropical mahogany ‘Neem’ (Azadirachta indica), was identified as glycoprotein, thus being named as ‘Neem Leaf Glycoprotein’ (NLGP). This non-toxic leaf-component...

    Authors: Nilanjan Ganguly, Tapasi Das, Avishek Bhuniya, Ipsita Guha, Mohona Chakravarti, Sukanya Dhar, Anirban Sarkar, Saurav Bera, Jesmita Dhar, Shayani Dasgupta, Akata Saha, Tithi Ghosh, Juhina Das, Ugir Hossain Sk, Saptak Banerjee, Subrata Laskar…
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:237
  35. The preservation of retinal ganglion cells (RGCs) and the facilitation of axon regeneration are crucial considerations in the management of various vision-threatening disorders. Therefore, we investigate the e...

    Authors: Zhaoyang Zuo, Bin Fan, Ziyuan Zhang, Yang Liang, Jing Chi and Guangyu Li
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:236
  36. Antral follicles consist of an oocyte cumulus complex surrounding by somatic cells, including mural granulosa cells as the inner layer and theca cells as the outsider layer. The communications between oocytes ...

    Authors: Yuwei Duan, Bing Cai, Jing Guo, Chen Wang, Qingyun Mai, Yan Xu, Yang Zeng, Yue Shi, Boyan Wang, Chenhui Ding, Minghui Chen, Canquan Zhou and Yanwen Xu
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:235
  37. p66Shc, as a redox enzyme, regulates reactive oxygen species (ROS) production in mitochondria and autophagy. However, the mechanisms by which p66Shc affects autophagosome formation are not fully understood.

    Authors: Lulu Ji, Xiaoli Zhang, Zhiguo Chen, Yuexiao Wang, Hengxuan Zhu, Yaru Nai, Yanyi Huang, Rujie Lai, Yu Zhong, Xiting Yang, Qiongtao Wang, Hanyang Hu and Lin Wang
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:234
  38. Multiple neurodegenerative diseases are induced by the formation and deposition of protein aggregates. In particular, the microtubule-associated protein Tau leads to the development of so-called tauopathies ch...

    Authors: Jana Ackmann, Alina Brüge, Lizaveta Gotina, Sungsu Lim, Kathrin Jahreis, Anna-Lena Vollbrecht, Yun Kyung Kim, Ae Nim Pae, Josephine Labus and Evgeni Ponimaskin
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:233
  39. Metastasis poses a major challenge in colorectal cancer (CRC) treatment and remains a primary cause of mortality among patients with CRC. Recent investigations have elucidated the involvement of disrupted gut ...

    Authors: Shiying Fan, Lujia Zhou, Wenjie Zhang, Daorong Wang and Dong Tang
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:232
  40. Neurodegenerative diseases are increasingly recognized for their association with oxidative stress, which leads to progressive dysfunction and loss of neurons, manifesting in cognitive and motor impairments. T...

    Authors: Mei-Hua Jin, Lin Feng, Hong-Yi Xiang, Hu-Nan Sun, Ying-Hao Han and Taeho Kwon
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:231
  41. Recurrent pregnancy loss (RPL) patients have higher absolute numbers of decidual natural killer (dNK) cells with elevated intracellular IFN-γ levels leading to a pro-inflammatory cytokine milieu, which contrib...

    Authors: Zheng Fang, Jiaqin Mao, Jialyu Huang, Huijun Sun, Xueyan Lu, Hui Lei, Jie Dong, Shuqiang Chen and Xiaohong Wang
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:230
  42. The β-catenin dependent canonical Wnt signaling pathway plays a crucial role in maintaining normal homeostasis. However, when dysregulated, Wnt signaling is closely associated with various pathological conditi...

    Authors: Natalie Zelikson, Shaina Ben, Michal Caspi, Raneen Tarabe, Yonatan Shaleve, Yael Pri-Paz Basson, Oshrat Tayer-Shifman, Elad Goldberg, Shaye Kivity and Rina Rosin-Arbesfeld
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:229
  43. Cancer is a major public health problem worldwide with more than an estimated 19.3 million new cases in 2020. The occurrence rises dramatically with age, and the overall risk accumulation is combined with the ...

    Authors: Ali Doostmohammadi, Hossein Jooya, Kimia Ghorbanian, Sargol Gohari and Mehdi Dadashpour
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:228
  44. Laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma (LSCC) is one of the most common malignant tumors of the head and neck. Vasculogenic mimicry (VM) is crucial for tumor growth and metastasis and refers to the formation of flu...

    Authors: Qingwen Zhu, Xinyu Zhang, Fei Lu, Siyu Miao, Chunyang Zhang, Zhenzhen Liu, Zejun Gao, Meihao Qi, Xiaogang An, Panling Geng, Sufang Wang, Hongbo Ren, Fugen Han, Ruyue Zhang and DingJun Zha
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:227
  45. The endothelial glycocalyx, located at the luminal surface of the endothelium, plays an important role in the regulation of leukocyte adhesion, vascular permeability, and vascular homeostasis. Endomucin (EMCN)...

    Authors: Issahy Cano, Melissa Wild, Urvi Gupta, Suman Chaudhary, Yin Shan Eric Ng, Magali Saint-Geniez, Patricia A. D’Amore and Zhengping Hu
    Citation: Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:225

    The Correction to this article has been published in Cell Communication and Signaling 2024 22:311

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