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Knockdown of PTEN decreases expression of estrogen receptor β and tamoxifen sensitivity of human breast cancer cells

Treeck, Oliver ; Schüler-Toprak, Susanne ; Skrzypczak, Maciej ; Weber, Florian ; Ortmann, Olaf


Estrogen receptors (ERs) and the PTEN-Akt-mTor pathway are important growth regulators in human breast cancer cells, which both are known to affect response to tamoxifen therapy. Recently it was reported that ER beta activates PTEN expression and tamoxifen sensitivity of human breast cancer cells. In this study we examined whether expression of ER beta in turn might be affected by tumor ...


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