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An oncogene is a gene that, when mutated or expressed at high levels, helps turn a normal cell into a tumor cell.
Researchers show how metabolism drives proliferation of tumor cells

Researchers show how metabolism drives proliferation of tumor cells

Scientists identify vulnerabilities of highly aggressive pancreatic cancer cells

Scientists identify vulnerabilities of highly aggressive pancreatic cancer cells

Mayo Clinic to test vaccine for providing lifelong immunity against precancerous breast lesions

Mayo Clinic to test vaccine for providing lifelong immunity against precancerous breast lesions

Caspase-2 enzyme deficiency linked to higher cancer risk

Caspase-2 enzyme deficiency linked to higher cancer risk

Study provides scientific insight into metastatic patterns of EGFR mutated NSCLCs

Study provides scientific insight into metastatic patterns of EGFR mutated NSCLCs

Roswell Park researchers identify gene signatures that may help predict fatal prostate cancers

Roswell Park researchers identify gene signatures that may help predict fatal prostate cancers

Researchers identify new subgroup of cervical cancers with different genetic features

Researchers identify new subgroup of cervical cancers with different genetic features

Houston Methodist researchers advance potential treatment for metaplastic breast cancer

Houston Methodist researchers advance potential treatment for metaplastic breast cancer

Scientists unveil role of NOX4 protein as inhibitor of invasion and metastasis of liver tumor cells

Scientists unveil role of NOX4 protein as inhibitor of invasion and metastasis of liver tumor cells

Researchers identify new gene fusions and mutations linked to subset of GIST patients

Researchers identify new gene fusions and mutations linked to subset of GIST patients

New ULB study shows how cancer cell of origin controls malignant transition

New ULB study shows how cancer cell of origin controls malignant transition

Blocking key nutrient uptake may be effective way of treating triple negative breast cancer

Blocking key nutrient uptake may be effective way of treating triple negative breast cancer

Scientists develop new computer-based method to assess cell communication networks

Scientists develop new computer-based method to assess cell communication networks

Scientists identify new way to block action of genetic mutations found in most cancers

Scientists identify new way to block action of genetic mutations found in most cancers

Researchers describe new method that can reveal distinct invasive properties of cancer cells

Researchers describe new method that can reveal distinct invasive properties of cancer cells

Researchers find certain short junk DNA play key role in development of Ewing sarcoma

Researchers find certain short junk DNA play key role in development of Ewing sarcoma

Researchers discover Hedgehog signaling pathway is key to formation of gastrointestinal stromal tumors

Researchers discover Hedgehog signaling pathway is key to formation of gastrointestinal stromal tumors

Supercomputer simulations of p53 protein could boost future anti-cancer drug discovery

Supercomputer simulations of p53 protein could boost future anti-cancer drug discovery

Identification of new lung cancer subtypes could lead to personalized immunotherapies

Identification of new lung cancer subtypes could lead to personalized immunotherapies

New oncogene may contribute to high incidence of prostate cancer among African American men

New oncogene may contribute to high incidence of prostate cancer among African American men