Tag: "myc" at medical news
Myc's cancer-causing joy ride more reckless than previously believed
...gnized that the protein produced by a geneknown as myc
spurs a cell to grow. Just like pushing the accelerator makes a carmove forward, producing more myc
makes a cell grow and divide. Too much mycspells an invitation to cancer, where cells grow uncontrol...
UCSF-led team discovers possible cancer 'susceptibility' gene
...e active form of a certain regulatory gene such as myc
or ras won't necessarily have a problem. But the evidence suggests that if either inherits a number of overly active regulatory genes that act synergistically, cancer is more likely to develop. "It's like the components of a lock it's the combinatio...