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A protein that appears to play a key role in the formation of lymphoma and other tumors by inhibiting a tumor-suppressing gene has been identified by a team of veterinary and human medicine researchers at the University of California, Davis.
According to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, over 21,000 Americans died from lymphoma cancer last year.
Stroke is a leading cause of long-term disability and death in the United States.
Using a mouse genetic system co-developed by researchers at the University of Oregon and Stanford University, a research team led by UO biologist Hui Zong has isolated the cellular origin for malignant glioma, a deadly human brain cancer.
Scientists at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies have found clues to the functioning of an important damage response protein in cells.
As part of The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) projectIcon indicating that a link will open an external site., UNC Lineberger researchers have contributed to the most comprehensive and integrated view of cancer genes for any cancer type produced to date.
Zeroing in on the early cell mutations that enable a cancer to grow is one of the best ways to find a personalized therapy to stop it.
The genome of the most common form of ovarian cancer is characterized by a few common gene mutations but also surprisingly frequent structural changes in the genome itself.
A key for early diagnosis of cancer and personalized medicine is the order of genetic aberrations - deviations or irregularity - in individual cancers.
Scientists have begun to reveal the order of the genetic aberrations in individual cancers in a finding they say is key to early diagnosis and personalized medicine.
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