Doklady Biochemistry and Biophysics

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The Antiproliferative Effect of the “Early” Protein E2 of Papillomavirus HPV16 on Testis Tumors of Mice Induced by the Injection of HeLa Cells

  • R. K. SalyaevEmail author
  • N. I. Rekoslavskaya
  • A. S. Stolbikov


The antiproliferative effect of the “early” protein E2 of the high-risk oncogenic human papillomavirus HPV16 on mouse testis tumors, which were induced by the intramuscular injection of HeLa cells, was discovered. The regression of tumors was maximum in the first 2 days after the oral vaccination with HPV16 E2 (500 mg per mouse) and then gradually decreased to the control variant. A typical monolayer of HeLa cells on the cultivation flask bottom, of which only 18% were functionally active, appeared after seeding testis tissue cells on DMEM medium.



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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. K. Salyaev
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • N. I. Rekoslavskaya
    • 1
    • 2
  • A. S. Stolbikov
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Siberian Institute of Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, Siberian Branch, Russian Academy of SciencesIrkutskRussia
  2. 2.Irkutsk Scientific Center, Siberian Branch, Russian Academy of SciencesIrkutskRussia

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