volume 108, issue 2, P342-350 2013
DOI: 10.1038/bjc.2012.576
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Abstract: Background:This study investigates whether a histone deacetylase subtype 6 (HDAC6) inhibitor could be used in the treatment of solid tumours.Methods:We evaluated the effect of a novel inhibitor, C1A, on HDAC6 biochemical activity and cell growth. We further examined potential of early noninvasive imaging of cell proliferation by [18F]fluorothymidine positron emission tomography ([18F]FLT-PET) to detect therapy response.Results:C1A induced sustained acetylation of HDAC6 substrates, α-tubulin and HSP90, compared…

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