KLK2

KLK2

A gene on chromosome 19q13.33 that encodes a serine protease with diverse physiological functions, which may also have a role in carcinogenesis. KLK2 is highly expressed in prostate cancer and may serve as a prognostic marker for prostate cancer.
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KLK2, KLK3 (kallikreins), and IGF1R were downregulated, whereas IGFBP3 was upregulated by melatonin (pharmacological doses: 10-20 mg/l in drinking water, for 18 weeks), demonstrating the role of the IGF signaling pathways in the oncostatic effect of the pineal hormone [88].
Bu genler; androjen yolu (AZGP1, KLK2, SRD5A2, RAM13 C), proliferasyon (TPX2), hucresel organizasyon (FLNC, GSN, TPM2, GSTM2) ve stromal yanit (BGN, COLIA, SFRP4) genleridir.
Five reference genes and 12 cancer genes represent pathways in prostate tumorigenesis in OncofypeDX Prostate Cancer Assay, which includes AZGP1, KLK2, SRD5A2, FAM13C, FLNC, GSN, TPM2, GSTM2, TPX2, BGN, COL1A1, and SFRP4.
The risk of prostate cancer has been associated with single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) located in the genes coding for PSA (KLK3, kallikrein-related peptidase 3) (19-24) and hK2 (KLK2, kallikrein-related peptidase 2) (25-29).
Actualmente, se estan estudiando los siguientes marcadores presentes en la orina: peptidasa-2 relacionada con la calicreina (KLK2); el antigeno prostatico incipiente (EPCA); el antigeno prostatico 3 (PCA3); el hepsin o antigeno prostatico de las celulas madre y la alpha-methylacyl-CoA (AMACR).
A list of environmental indicators Environmental indicators Category Name Notation Natural Fossil energy use during transportation KEF1 resource use Fossil energy use during loading-unloading KEF2 Rate of using renewable resources KEF3 Energy Energy efficiency of transportation KE1 efficiency Technology Level of technology involved during vehicle KT1 construction Emissions Total C[O.sub.2] emissions KLK1 to air Total N[O.sub.x] emissions KLK2 Total PM emissions KLK3 Total S[O.sub.2] emissions KLK4 Emissions to Emissions to soil and water KFV1 soil and water Waste generation KFV2 Table 3.
The genes that were more highly expressed in carcinomas treated with androgen ablation agents included those encoding AR and steroid biosynthetic enzymes, as well as a suite of genes that have been previously shown to be targets of AR or have been implicated as being regulated by it, including the gene encoding PSA (kallikrein-related peptidase 3), KLK3, and KLK2, as well as DBI, FASN, IL6, SERPINB5, TGFBR3, TMPRSS2, TUBA1, HOXC6, TRG ,and FOLH1.
These genes include angiogenic/vascular cell growth factors (VEGF, PLGF, ADM, ANGPT2, TGFB2), vasoactive serine proteases (KLK2, KLK6, KLK9, KLK22), and vascular endothelial receptors (IL17R, BDKRB1, ENG, GNA13).
PSA and human kallikrein 2 are closely related products of human kallikrein genes KLK3 and KLK2, respectively.
(12) identified 555 polymorphic loci within the region containing KLK3 and the neighboring genes KLK15 and KLK2, including 116 novel SNPs, 182 novel insertion-deletion (indel) polymorphisms, and 257 previously described loci.
This list included known prostate cancer biomarkers such as PSA, [alpha]-methylacyl-CoA racemase (AMACR), and kallikrein-related pepsidase 2 (KLK2).
To address this issue, we measured the mRNA copy number in 2 AR-regulated prostate-specific genes [KLK3 (kallikrein-related peptidase 3) and KLK2 (kallikrein-related peptidase2)] (11) in blood prepared with the PAXgene Blood RNA System (PreAnalytiX).