Toxicol In Vitro 2021 Jul 20;76:105226. Epub 2021 Jul 20.
Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Fujian Institute of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Cancer Center of Fujian Medical University, Fujian Medical University Union Hospital, Fuzhou, China; Key Laboratory of Ministry of Education for Gastrointestinal Cancer, Research Center for Molecular Medicine, Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou, China. Electronic address:
As the occurrence and development of HCC are often accompanied by inflammation, the combination of sorafenib with other therapeutic drugs, especially anti-inflammatory drugs, is one of the directions to be explored at present. Our previous research has been focused on the anti-inflammatory drug 2,5-dimethylcelecoxib (DMC), whether DMC combined with sorafenib could elevate the effect of inhibiting HCC deserves further exploration. In this study, we found that DMC induced CYP3A5 expression in HCC cells in a time-dependent and concentration dependent manner. Read More