News tagged with tumour suppressor

Cancer cells brought under control by scientists

Scientists at The University of Nottingham have brought cancer cells back under normal control -- by reactivating their cancer suppressor genes. The discovery could form a powerful new technology platform for the treatment ...

dateJan 13, 2011 in Cancer
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New function discovered in cancer prevention protein

Protein 53 is very important in protecting against cancer given that it prevents cancer-causing mutations from accumulating and its inactivation is closely linked to the proliferation of tumour cells. UAB (Universitat Autonoma ...

dateJun 07, 2010 in Cancer
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Novel cancer gene accelerates or stops tumour growth

(PhysOrg.com) -- Researchers at the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) and the University of Toronto have found a gene that plays a crucial role in the development of rhabdomyosarcoma - the most common childhood sarcoma ...

dateMay 27, 2009 in Cancer
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