Prof. BABAK Maria

Research Output

  1. 2021
  2. Published

    Modulation of intracellular copper levels as the mechanism of action of anticancer copper complexes: Clinical relevance

    Babak, M. V. & Ahn, D., Aug 2021, In: Biomedicines. 9, 8, 852.

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 85
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  3. Published

    Interfering with Metabolic Profile of Triple-Negative Breast Cancers Using Rationally Designed Metformin Prodrugs

    Babak, M. V., Chong, K. R., Rapta, P., Zannikou, M., Tang, H. M., Reichert, L., Chang, M. R., & 8 othersKushnarev, V., Heffeter, P., Meier-Menches, S. M., Lim, Z. C., Yap, J. Y., Casini, A., Balyasnikova, I. V. & Ang, W. H., 7 Jun 2021, In: Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. 60, 24, p. 13405-13413 10 p.

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 35
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  4. Published

    Coumarin-Based Triapine Derivatives and Their Copper(II) Complexes: Synthesis, Cytotoxicity and mR2 RNR Inhibition Activity

    Stepanenko, I., Babak, M. V., Spengler, G., Hammerstad, M., Popovic‐Bijelic, A., Shova, S., Büchel, G. E., & 3 othersDarvasiova, D., Rapta, P. & Arion, V. B., Jun 2021, In: Biomolecules. 11, 6, 862.

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 7
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  5. Published

    PIPAC-OX: A Phase I Study of Oxaliplatin-Based Pressurized Intraperitoneal Aerosol Chemotherapy in Patients with Peritoneal Metastases

    Kim, G., Tan, H. L., Sundar, R., Lieske, B., Chee, C. E., Ho, J., Shabbir, A., & 6 othersBabak, M. V., Ang, W. H., Goh, B. C., Yong, W. P., Wang, L. & So, J. B. Y., Apr 2021, In: Clinical Cancer Research. 27, 7, p. 1875-1881

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 33
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  6. 2020
  7. Published

    PlatinER: A Highly Potent Anticancer Platinum(II) Complex that Induces Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Driven Immunogenic Cell Death

    Tham, M. J. R., Babak, M. V. & Ang, W. H., 19 Oct 2020, In: Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. 59, 43, p. 19070-19078

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 69
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  8. Published

    Heterogeneity and vascular permeability of breast cancer brain metastases

    Babak, M. V., Zalutsky, M. R. & Balyasnikova, I. V., 1 Oct 2020, In: Cancer Letters. 489, p. 174-181

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 13
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  9. Published

    Triapine Derivatives Act as Copper Delivery Vehicles to Induce Deadly Metal Overload in Cancer Cells

    Ohui, K., Stepanenko, I., Besleaga, I., Babak, M. V., Stafi, R., Darvasiova, D., Giester, G., & 7 othersPósa, V., Enyedy, E. A., Vegh, D., Rapta, P., Ang, W. H., Popović-Bijelić, A. & Arion, V. B., Sept 2020, In: Biomolecules. 10, 9, 22 p., 1336.

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 11
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  10. Highly cytotoxic gold(I)-phosphane dithiocarbamate complexes trigger an ER stress-dependent immune response in ovarian cancer cells

    Le, H. V., Babak, M. V., Ehsan, M. A., Altaf, M., Reichert, L., Gushchin, A. L., Ang, W. H., & 1 othersIsab, A. A., 14 Jun 2020, In: Dalton Transactions. 49, 22, p. 7355-7363

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 22
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  11. Heteroleptic Ruthenium(II) Complexes with Bathophenanthroline and Bathophenanthroline Disulfonate Disodium Salt as Fluorescent Dyes for In-Gel Protein Staining

    Babak, M. V., Le Faouder, P., Trivelli, X., Venkatesan, G., Bezzubov, S. I., Kajjout, M., Gushchin, A. L., & 4 othersHanif, M., Poizat, O., Vezin, H. & Rolando, C., 6 Apr 2020, In: Inorganic Chemistry. 59, 7, p. 4527-4535

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 10
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  12. 2019
  13. Design, Synthesis and Evaluation of New Indolylpyrimidylpiperazines for Gastrointestinal Cancer Therapy

    Tan, A., Babak, M. V., Venkatesan, G., Lim, C., Klotz, K., Herr, D. R., Cheong, S. L., & 6 othersFederico, S., Spalluto, G., Ong, W., Chen, Y. Z., Loo, J. S. E. & Pastori, G., Oct 2019, In: Molecules. 24, 20, 3661.

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

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  14. Synthesis and evaluation of biological activity of homodrimane sesquiterpenoids bearing hydrazinecarbothioamide or 1,2,4-triazole unit

    Lungu, L., Ciocarlan, A., Barba, A., Shova, S., Pogrebnoi, S., Mangalagiu, I., Moldoveanu, C., & 5 othersVornicu, N., D’Ambrosio, M., Babak, M. V., Arion, V. B. & Aricu, A., Aug 2019, In: Chemistry of Heterocyclic Compounds. 55, 8, p. 716-724

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 12
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  15. Dual-Targeting Dual-Action Platinum(IV) Platform for Enhanced Anticancer Activity and Reduced Nephrotoxicity

    Babak, M. V., Zhi, Y., Czarny, B., Toh, T. B., Hooi, L., Chow, E. K., Ang, W. H., & 2 othersGibson, D. & Pastorin, G., 11 Jun 2019, In: Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. 58, 24, p. 8109-8114

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 73
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  16. Redox-Active Organoruthenium(II)- and Organoosmium(II)-Copper(II) Complexes, with an Amidrazone-Morpholine Hybrid and [CuICl2]- as Counteranion and Their Antiproliferative Activity

    Ohui, K., Babak, M. V., Darvasiova, D., Roller, A., Vegh, D., Rapta, P., Guan, G. R. S., & 3 othersOu, Y. H., Pastorin, G. & Arion, V. B., 28 May 2019, In: Organometallics. 38, 10, p. 2307-2318

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 8
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  17. New Water-Soluble Copper(II) Complexes with Morpholine-Thiosemicarbazone Hybrids: Insights into the Anticancer and Antibacterial Mode of Action

    Ohui, K., Afanasenko, E., Bacher, F., Ting, R. L. X., Zafar, A., Blanco-Cabra, N., Torrents, E., & 10 othersDömötör, O., May, N. V., Darvasiova, D., Enyedy, É. A., Popović-Bijelić, A., Reynisson, J., Rapta, P., Babak, M. V., Pastorin, G. & Arion, V. B., 24 Jan 2019, In: Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 62, 2, p. 512-530

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 83
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  18. 2018
  19. From Catalysis to Cancer: Toward Structure-Activity Relationships for Benzimidazol-2-ylidene-Derived N-Heterocyclic-Carbene Complexes as Anticancer Agents

    Lam, N. Y. S., Truong, D., Burmeister, H., Babak, M. V., Holtkamp, H. U., Movassaghi, S., Ayine-Tora, D. M., & 9 othersZafar, A., Kubanik, M., Oehninger, L., Söhnel, T., Reynisson, J., Jamieson, S. M. F., Gaiddon, C., Ott, I. & Hartinger, C. G., 19 Nov 2018, In: Inorganic Chemistry. 57, 22, p. 14427-14434

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 54
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  20. NO Releasing and Anticancer Properties of Octahedral Ruthenium-Nitrosyl Complexes with Equatorial 1 H-Indazole Ligands

    Orlowska, E., Babak, M. V., Dömötör, O., Enyedy, E. A., Rapta, P., Zalibera, M., Bučinský, L., & 9 othersMalček, M., Govind, C., Karunakaran, V., Farid, Y. C. S., McDonnell, T. E., Luneau, D., Schaniel, D., Ang, W. H. & Arion, V. B., 4 Sept 2018, In: Inorganic Chemistry. 57, 17, p. 10702-10717

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 34
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  21. Induction of the Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Pathway by Highly Cytotoxic Organoruthenium Schiff-Base Complexes

    Chow, M. J., Babak, M. V., Tan, K. W., Cheong, M. C., Pastorin, G., Gaiddon, C. & Ang, W. H., 6 Aug 2018, In: Molecular Pharmaceutics. 15, 8, p. 3020-3031

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 28
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  22. Development of an Efficient Dual-Action GST-Inhibiting Anticancer Platinum(IV) Prodrug

    Lee, K. G. Z., Babak, M. V., Weiss, A., Dyson, P. J., Nowak-Sliwinska, P., Montagner, D. & Ang, W. H., 20 Jun 2018, In: ChemMedChem. 13, 12, p. 1210-1217

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 35
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  23. Designed Precursor for the Controlled Synthesis of Highly Active Atomic and Sub-nanometric Platinum Catalysts on Mesoporous Silica

    De, S., Babak, M. V., Hülsey, M. J., Ang, W. H. & Yan, N., 16 Apr 2018, In: Chemistry - An Asian Journal. 13, 8, p. 1053-1059

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 17
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  24. Rollover Cyclometalated Bipyridine Platinum Complexes as Potent Anticancer Agents: Impact of the Ancillary Ligands on the Mode of Action

    Babak, M. V., Pfaffeneder-Kmen, M., Meier-Menches, S. M., Legina, M. S., Theiner, S., Licona, C., Orvain, C., & 6 othersHejl, M., Hanif, M., Jakupec, M. A., Keppler, B. K., Gaiddon, C. & Hartinger, C. G., 5 Mar 2018, In: Inorganic Chemistry. 57, 5, p. 2851-2864

    Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review

    Scopus citations: 42
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