Latest Fusion gene Stories

2011-05-02 12:26:53

A drug developed to treat Ewing's Sarcoma, a rare childhood cancer, may also help prevent human prostate cancer from spreading.

2011-04-06 23:27:45

A newly discovered hybrid gene appears to play a direct role in some stomach cancers.

2011-04-04 22:13:32

Researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center have identified a genetic anomaly that may drive the aggressive spread of a rare subset of prostate cancers.

2011-03-10 13:24:52

A detailed analysis of gene fusions present at high frequency in the most common pediatric brain tumors has been performed for the first time.

2009-12-14 23:23:35

A new study could point the way to the development of better drugs to fight a deadly form of childhood leukemia called mixed-lineage leukemia (MLL).

2009-12-05 08:00:00

Pediatric oncologists have identified specific genes, dubbed partner genes, that fuse with another gene to drive an often-fatal form of leukemia in infants.

2009-11-09 06:00:00

BEIJING, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Medical Technologies, Inc.

2009-10-30 10:57:00

Researchers link hormone to creation of gene fusion in prostate cancer ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct.

2009-10-30 09:00:00

Researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center have discovered what leads to two genes fusing together, a phenomenon that has been shown to cause prostate cancer to develop.

2009-10-13 09:36:05

A new cancer gene has been discovered by a research group at the Sahlgrenska Academy.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.