In collaboration with academic research groups, there is part of a number of publications on specific Blockmirs and their potential therapeutic use:

Targeting vascular endothelial-cadherin in tumor-associated blood vessels promotes T cell-mediated immunotherapy


Yang Zhao, Kaka Ting, Jia Li, Victoria C Cogger, Jinbiao Chen, Anna Johansson-Percival, Shin Foong Ngiow, Jeff Holst, Georges E. R. Grau, Shom Goel, Thorleif Moller, Elisabetta Dejana, Geoffrey W McCaughan, Mark J. Smyth, Ruth Ganss, Mathew A Vadas and Jennifer R Gamble


Cancer Research DOI: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-16-3129


Regulation of vascular leak and recovery from ischemic injury by general and VE-cadherin–restricted miRNA antagonists of miR-27


Jennifer A. Young, Ka Ka Ting, Jia Li, Thorleif Moller, Louise Dunn, Ying Lu, Angelina J. Lay, Joshua Moses, Leonel Prado-Lourenço, Levon M. Khachigian, Martin Ng, Philip A. Gregory, Gregory J. Goodall, Anna Tsykin, Ilana Lichtenstein, Christopher N. Hahn, Nham Tran, Nicholas Shackel, James G. Kench, Geoffrey McCaughan, Mathew A. Vadas and Jennifer R. Gamble


Blood 2013 122:2911-2919; doi:


Therapeutic regulation of VE-cadherin with a novel oligonucleotide drug for diabetic eye complications using retinopathy mouse models


Ka Ka Ting, Yang Zhao, Weiyong Shen, Paul Coleman, Michelle Yam, Tailoi Chan-Ling, Jia Li, Thorleif Moller, Mark Gillies, Mathew A. Vadas, Jennifer R. Gamble


Diabetologia. 2018 Nov 15. doi: 10.1007/s00125-018-4770-4.


The VE-Cadherin/β-catenin signalling axis regulates immune cell infiltration into tumours

Yang Zhao, Jia Li, KaKa Ting, Jinbiao Chen, Paul Coleman, Ken Liu, Li Wan, Thorleif Moller, Mathew A. Vadas, Jennifer R. Gamble


Cancer Letters, Volume 496, 1 January 2021, Pages 1-15


Targeting miR-27a/VE-cadherin interactions rescues cerebral cavernous malformations in mice

Jia Li Yang Zhao, Jaesung Choi, Ka Ka Ting, Paul Coleman, Jinbiao Chen, Victoria C. Cogger, Li Wan, Zhongsong Shi, Thorleif Moller, Xiangjian Zheng, Mathew A. Vadas, Jennifer R. Gamble


PLOS Biology | June 5, 2020