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Gene CUX1 Discovered To Play Part In One Per Cent Of All Cancers, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute Study



12/9/2013 7:22:31 AM

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The team discovered that, when CUX1 is deactivated, a biological pathway is activated that increases tumour growth. Drugs that inhibit the biological pathway are currently being used in the clinic and are in development thus highlighting a potential new targeted therapy for patients with this type of cancer-causing mutation.

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