Latest Mdm2 Stories

2011-04-06 22:05:06

A study led by researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center showed in animal studies that new cancer drug compounds they developed shrank tumors, with few side effects.

2011-03-29 16:57:41

Protein aggregation, generally associated with Alzheimer’s and mad cow disease, turns out to play a significant role in cancer.

2011-03-02 20:32:17

The gene for the protein p53 is the most frequently mutated in human cancer.

2011-02-25 22:59:56

Like a bounty hunter returning escapees to custody, a cancer-fighting gene converts organ cells that change into highly mobile stem cells back to their original, stationary state.

2011-02-22 13:28:49

Chemotherapeutic agents, used in cancer treatment, destroy not only cancer cells but also healthy cells, thus affecting germ cells as well.

2011-02-14 15:22:47

One of the most important genes in the human genome is called p53 and its function is to suppress tumors.

2010-12-07 15:40:00

First clinical trial looks at RG7112 as a way to disable MDM2 in leukemia.

2010-11-17 07:48:33

Although p53 is called the “guardian of the genome”, having the job of preventing defective cells from dividing, some cancer cells have found a loop hole.

2010-11-15 20:40:57

It is common for cancer cells to find some way to disarm p53, also known as "guardian of the genome" due to its action in preventing defective cells from dividing.

2010-10-26 22:15:44

New research links three molecules to a critical tumor suppressor gene that is often turned off in multiple myeloma, a presently incurable cancer of the blood.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.