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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.
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

SMU virologist receives NCI grant to advance research into how certain viruses cause cancers

SMU virologist receives NCI grant to advance research into how certain viruses cause cancers

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

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

Breakthrough Award supports research on role of chronic stress in breast cancer development

Breakthrough Award supports research on role of chronic stress in breast cancer development

Columbia researchers find way to reawaken potent cancer-fighting molecule in tumor cells

Columbia researchers find way to reawaken potent cancer-fighting molecule in tumor cells

Studying mutant peptides may help detect weaknesses in tumor cells

Studying mutant peptides may help detect weaknesses in tumor cells

Researchers show how p53 protein can control gene expression at levels of transcription, mRNA translation

Researchers show how p53 protein can control gene expression at levels of transcription, mRNA translation

Unlocking intrinsically disordered proteins: an interview with Peter Wright

Unlocking intrinsically disordered proteins: an interview with Peter Wright

Kumamoto University researchers identify protein that limits severity of Alport syndrome

Kumamoto University researchers identify protein that limits severity of Alport syndrome

Study paves way for development of novel cancer therapeutics

Study paves way for development of novel cancer therapeutics

Leading cancer researchers address eight 'big questions'

Leading cancer researchers address eight 'big questions'

Study reveals new epigenetic mechanism underlying progression of cancer tumors

Study reveals new epigenetic mechanism underlying progression of cancer tumors

Researchers uncover new mechanism that p53 protein uses to trigger cell death

Researchers uncover new mechanism that p53 protein uses to trigger cell death