Metabolite Hinders Kidney Cancer Progression

July 25, 2014

Oncology Nurse Advisorhighlights a study from the lab ofCeleste Simon, PhD, professor of Cell and Developmental Biology and the scientific director for the Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute. In an analysis of small molecules called metabolites used by the body to make fuel in normal and cancerous cells in human kidney tissue, the team identified an enzyme key to applying the brakes on tumor growth.

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