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erk

(ɜːk)
n
(Military) slang Brit an aircraftman or naval rating
[C20: perhaps a corruption of AC (aircraftman)]
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In multiple in vitro and in vivo models of mutant RAS cancers, autophagy inhibition combined with inhibition of MAPK signaling using MEK inhibitors or ERK inhibitors has demonstrated synergistic anti-tumor effects.
Licorice tea is popular in the Middle East and parts of Europe, and erk sous are especially popular in Egypt during Ramadan.
There are three major subfamilies in the MAPK: extracellular signal-regulated kinase (Erk), p38 and c-Jun-N terminal kinase (JNK).16
In addition, the mechanisms of NBP attenuated the GAS induced CIRI via the ERK signaling pathway were also investigated.
To better address the involvement of ERK and p38MAPK pathways in KGF-induced ASC proliferation, we decided to assess ASC proliferation in the presence of selective inhibitors for these two pathways.
Next, expression levels of proinflammatory cytokines (IL-1[beta] and TNF-[alpha]) and GM-CSF were assessed to confirm whether they are dependent on p38 and ERK signaling.
Interestingly, as in the SCN, several studies have reported peak ERK activation during the daytime in the hippocampus [18, 100, 103] (Table 2).
Blots were incubated in either 1 [micro]g/ml mouse monoclonal anti-Ras (clone RAS10; Merck Millipore; Billerica, MA, USA), 1 [micro]g/ml mouse monoclonal antiphosphorylated (Tyr204) ERK (p-ERK) (sc-7383; Santa Cruz Biotechnology; Santa Cruz, CA), or 1 [micro]g/ml total ERK1/2 (sc-93; Santa Cruz Biotechnology; Santa Cruz, CA, USA) prepared in blocking buffer (5% skim milk in TBS with 0.05% Tween-20) for 16 h at 4[degrees]C.
Ramji, "ERK is integral to the IFN-y-mediated activation of STAT1, the expression of key genes implicated in atherosclerosis, and the uptake of modified lipoproteins by human macrophages," Journal of Immunology, vol.
The Bio-Rad (China) Bis-Tris Gel system was established, in which primary antibodies PDK2 (ab68164), JNK (ab124956), p38 (ab31828), ERK (ab54 230) and the internal control GAPDH were obtained from Abcam.
When assessing the effects of ROS inhibitor, ERK inhibitor, or COX-2 inhibitor, cells were pretreated with diphenyleneiodonium (DPI) (Sigma, MO, USA) for 30 min, PD98059 (Beyotime, Shanghai, China) for 1 hr, or NS398 (Beyotime, Shanghai, China) for 1 hr, respectively, before injury.
G-proteins can also stimulate ras-raf pathway, which in turn activates the MAPK proteins, such as extracellular signal-regulated kinase (ERK) and c-Jun N-terminal kinase (JNK) [10].