Common Genetic Alteration Found in Head and Neck Cancers May Not be Key to Effective Treatment, Cancer Research Reveals  
1/30/2013 7:27:02 AM

Although a large majority of head and neck cancers have a deregulation of the PI3K/AKT/mTOR pathway, data recently published in Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, indicated that deregulation of this pathway does not necessarily signify that the tumor is dependent on it for survival and progression.