Mariia Yuneva: Publications

  • Méndez-Lucas, A; Li, X; Hu, J; Che, L; Song, X; Jia, J; Wang, J; Xie, C; Driscoll, PC; Tschaharganeh, DF; Calvisi, DF; Yuneva, M and Chen, X (2017)
    Glucose catabolism in liver tumors induced by c-MYC can be sustained by various PKM1/PKM2 ratios and pyruvate kinase activities.
    Cancer Research 77, 4355-4364 PubMed abstract
  • Still, ER and Yuneva, MO (2017)
    Hopefully devoted to Q: targeting glutamine addiction in cancer.
    British Journal of Cancer 116, 1375-1381 PubMed abstract
  • Tarrado-Castellarnau, M; de Atauri, P; Tarragó-Celada, J; Perarnau, J; Yuneva, M; Thomson, TM and Cascante, M (2017)
    De novo MYC addiction as an adaptive response of cancer cells to CDK4/6 inhibition.
    Molecular Systems Biology 13, 940 PubMed abstract
  • Sancho, P; Burgos-Ramos, E; Tavera, A; Bou Kheir, T; Jagust, P; Schoenhals, M; Barneda, D; Sellers, K; Campos-Olivas, R; Graña, O; Viera, CR; Yuneva, M; Sainz, B, Jr. and Heeschen, C (2015)
    MYC/PGC-1α balance determines the metabolic phenotype and plasticity of pancreatic cancer stem cells.
    Cell Metabolism 22, 590-605 PubMed abstract
  • Sellers, K; Fox, MP; Bousamra, M, 2nd; Slone, SP; Higashi, RM; Miller, DM; Wang, Y; Yan, J; Yuneva, MO; Deshpande, R; Lane, AN and Fan, TW-M (2015)
    Pyruvate carboxylase is critical for non-small-cell lung cancer proliferation.
    Journal of Clinical Investigation 125, 687-698 PubMed abstract
  • Wang, B; Hsu, S-H; Wang, X; Kutay, H; Bid, HK; Yu, J; Ganju, RK; Jacob, ST; Yuneva, M and Ghoshal, K (2014)
    Reciprocal regulation of microRNA-122 and c-Myc in hepatocellular cancer: role of E2F1 and transcription factor dimerization partner 2.
    Hepatology 59, 555-566 PubMed abstract
  • Timmerman, LA; Holton, T; Yuneva, M; Louie, RJ; Padró, M; Daemen, A; Hu, M; Chan, DA; Ethier, SP; van 't Veer, LJ; Polyak, K; McCormick, F and Gray, JW (2013)
    Glutamine sensitivity analysis identifies the xCT antiporter as a common triple-negative breast tumor therapeutic target.
    Cancer Cell 24, 450-465 PubMed abstract
  • Yuneva, MO; Fan, TWM; Allen, TD; Higashi, RM; Ferraris, DV; Tsukamoto, T; Mates, JM; Alonso, FJ; Wang, C; Seo, Y; Chen, X and Bishop, JM (2012)
    The metabolic profile of tumors depends on both the responsible genetic lesion and tissue type.
    Cell Metabolism 15, 157-170 PubMed abstract
  • Yang, D; Liu, H; Goga, A; Kim, S; Yuneva, M and Bishop, JM (2010)
    Therapeutic potential of a synthetic lethal interaction between the MYC proto-oncogene and inhibition of aurora-B kinase.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 107, 13836-13841 PubMed abstract

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Mariia Yuneva
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  • 2002 - PhD in Biochemistry, M.V. Lomonosov, Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia
  • 2002-2005 - Postdoctoral Fellow, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY, USA
  • 2005-2013 - Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California San Francisco, USA
  • 2013 - Group Leader, Medical Research Council National Institute for Medical Research, London UK
  • 2015 - Group Leader, The Francis Crick Institute, London, UK