Latest Michele Pagano Stories

2012-05-16 22:24:14

Scientists optimistic that targeting pathway's cellular transcription process will lead to death of multiple myeloma cells Researchers at NYU School of Medicine have identified a target for slowing the progression of multiple myeloma by using currently available drugs. Published recently in Nature Cell Biology, the study reveals a pathway that, if deactivated, may help slow the development of the disease. "We have the ability to target this pathway with drugs that already exist,"...

2008-07-26 03:00:19

Researchers at New York University Medical Center have identified a pathway for the development of cancer that suggests new ways of treatment. Dr. Michele Pagano, a pathology professor at NYU School of Medicine, said the research team discovered a way in which cells respond to DNA damage by targeting proteins for disposal. One of the major messages of this study is that we have a new pathway that responds to DNA damage, Pagano said Thursday in a statement. It is already known that the...

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