Stanford researchers uncover cancer-causing mechanism in mice that is also behind powerful human oncogene

Suppressing the expression of just five genes can mimic the effect of a powerful cancer-causing protein called Myc. The research may suggest new therapeutic targets for human cancer. Click here to read the full press release. ### Among the research institutions NCI funds across the United States, it currently designates 68 as Cancer Centers. Largely … Continue reading “Stanford researchers uncover cancer-causing mechanism in mice that is also behind powerful human oncogene”

Suppressing the expression of just five genes can mimic the effect of a powerful cancer-causing protein called Myc. The research may suggest new therapeutic targets for human cancer.

Click here to read the full press release.

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Among the research institutions NCI funds across the United States, it currently designates 68 as Cancer Centers. Largely based in research universities, these facilities are home to many of the NCI-supported scientists who conduct a wide range of intense, laboratory research into cancer’s origins and development. The Cancer Centers Program also focuses on trans-disciplinary research, including population science and clinical research. The centers’ research results are often at the forefront of studies in the cancer field.

Author: Joe Lovrek

Born in Houston, Raised in Trinity Texas

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