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The TP53 is a gene that instructs the cell to produce tumor protein (p53) ; a vital transcription factor and tumor suppressor. P53 is known as the “guardian of the genome” as it helps in regulating the cell cycle and acts as a tumor suppressor.
Not all P53 mutations cause skin cancer

Not all P53 mutations cause skin cancer

Ablating the mutant p53 gene in mice with colorectal cancer inhibits tumor growth

Ablating the mutant p53 gene in mice with colorectal cancer inhibits tumor growth

Anti-cancer gene may switch side and promote cancer growth, shows study

Anti-cancer gene may switch side and promote cancer growth, shows study

Researchers identify key protein involved in irregular brain cell activity

Researchers identify key protein involved in irregular brain cell activity

Researchers develop novel approach to fighting ovarian cancer

Researchers develop novel approach to fighting ovarian cancer

Combination therapy effectively induces tumor cell death and reduces spread of breast cancer

Combination therapy effectively induces tumor cell death and reduces spread of breast cancer

Daffodils may hold secrets of cancer cure

Daffodils may hold secrets of cancer cure

Scientists decipher molecular mechanism of the cell with relevance for cancer development

Scientists decipher molecular mechanism of the cell with relevance for cancer development

Gene editing technology shines light on rare dyskeratosis congenita

Gene editing technology shines light on rare dyskeratosis congenita

TACC's supercomputers assist in discovery of new, better chemotherapy drugs

TACC's supercomputers assist in discovery of new, better chemotherapy drugs

Findings could lead to new treatments for people who overdose on popular pain reliever

Findings could lead to new treatments for people who overdose on popular pain reliever

Researchers aim to examine therapeutic effect of iPS-ML producing interferon-β on liver cancer

Researchers aim to examine therapeutic effect of iPS-ML producing interferon-β on liver cancer

Scientists find link between p53 gene in African American women and breast cancer risk

Scientists find link between p53 gene in African American women and breast cancer risk

Researcher awarded $1.8 million grant to explore how chronic stress impacts cancer development

Researcher awarded $1.8 million grant to explore how chronic stress impacts cancer development

UCM scientists design biosensor capable of detecting cancer autoantibodies at early stages

UCM scientists design biosensor capable of detecting cancer autoantibodies at early stages

Researchers find accumulation of tumor suppressor in liver after food withdrawal

Researchers find accumulation of tumor suppressor in liver after food withdrawal

Breast cancer patient finds new hope with potentially revolutionary treatment

Breast cancer patient finds new hope with potentially revolutionary treatment

Scientists discover truncated p53 proteins that promote cancer growth and metastasis

Scientists discover truncated p53 proteins that promote cancer growth and metastasis

Researchers uncover new prognostic marker and possible therapeutic target for Ewing's sarcoma

Researchers uncover new prognostic marker and possible therapeutic target for Ewing's sarcoma

Food restriction may be potential treatment strategy for certain types of cancers, research suggests

Food restriction may be potential treatment strategy for certain types of cancers, research suggests