Publications by authors named "Shahla Shojaei"

29Publications

Simvastatin Induces Unfolded Protein Response and Enhances Temozolomide-Induced Cell Death in Glioblastoma Cells.

Cells 2020 10 22;9(11). Epub 2020 Oct 22.

Department of Human Anatomy and Cell Science, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB R3E 0J9, Canada.

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October 2020

Pleiotropic effects of statins: A focus on cancer.

Biochim Biophys Acta Mol Basis Dis 2020 12 12;1866(12):165968. Epub 2020 Sep 12.

Department of Human Anatomy and Cell Science, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada; Health Policy Research Center, Institute of Health, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran; Research Institute of Oncology and Hematology, Cancer Care Manitoba, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada. Electronic address:

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December 2020

Autophagy and SARS-CoV-2 infection: Apossible smart targeting of the autophagy pathway.

Virulence 2020 12;11(1):805-810

Children's Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba , Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

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December 2020

Prevalence and Associated Factors of Anxiety and Depression Among Patients with Type 2 Diabetes in Kerman, Southern Iran.

Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes 2020 5;13:1509-1517. Epub 2020 May 5.

College of Pharmacy, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

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May 2020

Facile Method for Fabrication of Meter-Long Multifunctional Hydrogel Fibers with Controllable Biophysical and Biochemical Features.

ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 2020 Feb 13;12(8):9080-9089. Epub 2020 Feb 13.

Laboratory for Innovations in Microengineering (LiME), Department of Mechanical Engineering , University of Victoria , Victoria , British Columbia V8P 5C2 , Canada.

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February 2020

The BDNF Protein and its Cognate mRNAs in the Rat Spinal Cord during Amylin-induced Reversal of Morphine Tolerance.

Neuroscience 2019 12 2;422:54-64. Epub 2019 Nov 2.

Department of Biochemistry, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran; Research Center for Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran. Electronic address:

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December 2019

Mechanisms of simvastatin myotoxicity: The role of autophagy flux inhibition.

Eur J Pharmacol 2019 Nov 23;862:172616. Epub 2019 Aug 23.

Department of Human Anatomy & Cell Science, Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada; Center for Comparative Respiratory Biology and Medicine, Davis, CA, USA; Children's Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada; Research Institute of Oncology and Hematology, Cancer Care Manitoba, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada; Autophagy Research Center, Health Policy Research Centre, Shiraz University of Medical Science, Shiraz, Iran. Electronic address:

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November 2019

Simvastatin Induces Apoptosis in Medulloblastoma Brain Tumor Cells via Mevalonate Cascade Prenylation Substrates.

Cancers (Basel) 2019 Jul 17;11(7). Epub 2019 Jul 17.

Regenerative Medicine Program, and Department of Biochemistry and Medical Genetics, Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, 745 Bannatyne Avenue, BMSB 627, Winnipeg, MB R3E 0J9, Canada.

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July 2019

Autophagy and cancer research in Iran.

Autophagy 2019 11 23;15(11):2039-2042. Epub 2019 Apr 23.

Autophagy Research Center, Health Policy Research Center, Institute of Health, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences , Shiraz , Iran.

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November 2019

A 3D bioprinted hydrogel mesh loaded with all-trans retinoic acid for treatment of glioblastoma.

Eur J Pharmacol 2019 Jul 8;854:201-212. Epub 2019 Apr 8.

Laboratory for Innovations in Microengineering (LiME), Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC V8P 5C2, Canada; Centre for Advanced Materials and Related Technologies (CAMTEC), University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, V8P 5C2, Canada; Centre for Biomedical Research (CBR), University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, V8P 5C2, Canada. Electronic address:

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July 2019

Targeting cholesterol metabolism in glioblastoma: a new therapeutic approach in cancer therapy.

J Investig Med 2019 04 14;67(4):715-719. Epub 2019 Feb 14.

Department of Human Anatomy and Cell Sciences, Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

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April 2019

Detection of Small GTPase Prenylation and GTP Binding Using Membrane Fractionation and GTPase-linked Immunosorbent Assay.

J Vis Exp 2018 11 11(141). Epub 2018 Nov 11.

Department of Human Anatomy and Cell Science, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba; Biology of Breathing Theme, Children Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba, University of Manitoba; Health Policy Research Center, Institute of Health, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences;

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November 2018

Statins: a new approach to combat temozolomide chemoresistance in glioblastoma.

J Investig Med 2018 12 27;66(8):1083-1087. Epub 2018 Oct 27.

Human Anatomy and Cell Science, Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

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December 2018

Autophagy modulates transforming growth factor beta 1 induced epithelial to mesenchymal transition in non-small cell lung cancer cells.

Biochim Biophys Acta Mol Cell Res 2018 May 24;1865(5):749-768. Epub 2018 Feb 24.

Department of Human Anatomy and Cell Science, Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada; Biology of Breathing Theme, Children's Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada; Health Policy Research Center, Institute of Health, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran. Electronic address:

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May 2018

Simultaneous Detection of Autophagy and Epithelial to Mesenchymal Transition in the Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Cells.

Methods Mol Biol 2019 ;1854:87-103

Department of Human Anatomy and Cell Science, Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada, R3T 2N2.

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June 2019

Glioblastoma and chemoresistance to alkylating agents: Involvement of apoptosis, autophagy, and unfolded protein response.

Pharmacol Ther 2018 04 8;184:13-41. Epub 2017 Nov 8.

Department of Human Anatomy & Cell Science, Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada; Health Policy Research Centre, Shiraz Medical University of Medical Science, Shiraz, Iran. Electronic address:

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April 2018

Could drugs inhibiting the mevalonate pathway also target cancer stem cells?

Drug Resist Updat 2016 03 20;25:13-25. Epub 2016 Feb 20.

LinkoCare Life Sciences AB, 583 30 Linköping, Sweden; ENT Department, School of Medicine in Katowice, Medical University of Silesia, 20-24 Francuska Street, 40-027 Katowice, Poland. Electronic address:

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March 2016