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2009-03-18 14:41:51

The gene Myc is an important factor for the growth of organisms by cell division.

2008-07-03 12:00:00

Cancer starts when key cellular signals become abnormal, but U.S. medical scientists say they've discovered cancer can be reversed by lowering such signals.

2008-07-01 00:14:24

Cancer starts when key cellular signals run amok, driving uncontrolled cell growth.


Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.